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Employees’ Facebook trash talk not protected

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2013

The saga of Facebook firing cases continues. In this episode, a non-profit organization operating after school programs for high school students

Viewing private Facebook posts may subject you to legal liability but exceptions apply!

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 18 2013

Do private Facebook wall posts fall within the protection of the Federal Stored Communications Act ("SCA")? The United States District Court of New

“Liking” on Facebook the Internet equivalent of a yard sign

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 23 2013

Does clicking the "Like" button on Facebook amount to protected speech under the Constitution? According to a ruling on Wednesday from the Fourth

New survey shows impacts of social media profile in hiring

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 21 2013

Does a candidate's social media profile help or harm the candidate's chances of landing a job? According to a recent survey by CareerBuilder, it is

A reminder to avoid prying into private group Facebook pages!

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 12 2013

We haven't seen a lot of Facebook firing cases coming out of the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB") recently, but on April 3, 2013, the NLRB's

LinkedIn case a “mixed bag” according to judge

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 21 2013

In an update to our recent post, Hijacked Identity or Legitimate Business Practice? LinkedIn Lawsuit Soon To Be Decided By Court, we now have the

Hijacked identity or legitimate business practice? LinkedIn lawsuit soon to be decided by Court

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 22 2013

Question: What happens when a company "hijacks" a former employee's LinkedIn profile? Answer: In some cases, that employee sues for identity theft

NLRB finds Costco’s policy prohibiting defamation unlawful

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 26 2012

Just when we thought the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) had been noticeably quiet on the social media front, it came out with a ruling that has brought our attention back to the issue of “troublesome” employee policy language

Employee fired after suicidal Facebook message is going to trial

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

A court in Seattle recently ruled that an employee who was fired after sending her manager a Facebook message stating she was thinking of killing herself can go to trial on her disability discrimination claims

The summary social media best practices in recruiting, sourcing and hiring

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 15 2012

Thank you to everyone who attended our seminar this morning on Social Media Best Practices in Recruiting, Sourcing and Hiring!