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ALJ finds no violation for termination over Facebook posting
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2011

On September 28, 2011, NLRB Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) issued a decision regarding the Section 7 rights of employees who criticize their employers via electronic media


How to deal with potential defamation on Twitter
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2014

In January, a jury ruled in favor of Courtney Love in a libel case concerning a tweet, brought by Love's former attorney. This was believed to be the


NLRB continues its focus on employer handbooks
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • September 23 2012

Employers beware


Judge orders Philadelphia media company to disclose identity of anonymous commenter
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • March 10 2014

For several years now, news outlets have grappled with how to civilize the comments sections on their online articles. Some have chosen the path of


Discipline over social media use lands employer unfair labor practice complaint
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2010

Employee use of social media causes labor professionals problems with increasing frequency


NLRB files complaint against company for firing worker over Facebook post
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2010

The Hartford Regional office of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) recently announced that it will pursue a complaint against American Medical Response of Connecticut, Inc. for allegedly terminating an employee because she posted negative comments about her supervisor on her Facebook page


Employer settles complaint arising from discipline for Facebook posting
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2011

Last November, the NLRB's regional office in Hartford, Connecticut, issued a complaint against an employer that had disciplined an employee for something she posted on her Facebook page


How to remove defamatory reviews from Yelp
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2014

Based on third quarter data from 2013, more than one-in-five Yelp reviews earned two or fewer stars on the website's five-star scale. Of the


Ripoff Report removal strategies: how to deal with false and damaging Ripoff Report posts
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2014

Everyone has heard the saying "the customer is always right." Taken a bit out of context, this seems to ring true on consumer complaint website


How to deal with harmful Wikipedia pages and content
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 5 2014

Wikipedia is home to more than 30 million Articles and has nearly 80,000 active contributors, according to the website. These figures are a product