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ACAS research paper on workplaces and social networking
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • January 25 2012

As regular readers of this blog will be aware, employee use of social media can create countless problems for employers


BBC presenter wins age discrimination claim
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • January 12 2011

The former presenter of BBC's Countryfile, Miriam O'Reilly, has won her age discrimination claim against the BBC


Social media: a legitimate pre-employment vetting tool?
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2013

Recently the media reported the story of Paris Brown, the former youth police and crime commissioner for Kent, who was forced to resign from her post


The dangers of social media
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 3 2013

Recently the media have reported the story of Paris Brown, the former youth police and crime commissioner for Kent, who was forced to resign from her


Social media in the workplace
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 13 2013

Our latest employment law podcast is available here. In this podcast myself and Gordon White of Fatbuzz discuss some of the issues surrounding the


Further employment law Facebook issues
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • December 5 2011

I noticed an article published on the Metro website regarding yet another case of dismissal which has arisen following the posting by an employee of inappropriate Facebook comments


Dismissal for harassment via Facebook
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 2 2012

There have been a number of cases in the last couple of years relating to unfair dismissal and the misuse of social networking sites, and the recent decision in Teggart v TeleTech UK Ltd can now be added to that list


Private dining
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2011

As speculation continues as to the identities of the recent glut of injunctionsuper-injunction protected celebrities I read in the Telegraph that this hot topic has cropped up at an Employment Tribunal


Social networking & employment law - guidance
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • September 2 2011

Nowadays everyone and their great-aunt has a Facebook page while many professionals see LinkedIn as a key business tool


Facebook faux pas
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • April 15 2011

I noticed this article in the MailOnline last week which underlines the inherent dangers of flippant use of social media forums