It’s not just information, it’s evidence

On October 28, 2015, in Data, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HR Scoop, HRExaminer, Leadership, Policies, Social Media Policy, by Heather Bussing
Everything, especially everything at work, is on the record. It’s not just information, it’s evidence.
 

Can an Employer Make Me Change My LinkedIn Photo?

On April 20, 2015, in Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, Policies, Privacy, Social Media Policy, by Heather Bussing
If a company starts to control what an employee does on a personal social media account, it could give rise to liability for the company for the employee’s actions and content there.
 

Blogging Law I

On March 17, 2015, in Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, Privacy, Social Media Policy, by Heather Bussing
Legal editor Heather Bussing highlights some important legal topics to keep you out of trouble when when you’re sharing content online.
 

What’s Hiding in Those Terms of Service?

The most important thing about Terms of Service is that they are enforceable. And even if some parts may not be, you don’t want to have to pay to find out.
 

Dealing with Unexpected Truth

On September 16, 2014, in Data, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HR Scoop, HRExaminer, Leadership, Policies, Social Media Policy, by Heather Bussing
Everything, especially everything at work, is on the record. It’s not just information, it’s evidence.
 

Don’t Monitor Employees on Social Media

Lose the disclaimers, drivel and drama. Social media monitoring doesn’t protect your company like you think.
 

Social Media, Fear & Lawyers

Should your corporate social media policy be rewritten based on ‘results’ from a buzzworthy survey that’s based on a whopping 0.02% response rate?
 

When Content Ownership Doesn’t Matter

On March 6, 2014, in Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, Personal Publishing, Social Media Policy, by Heather Bussing
Who owns the Oscar Selfie? Ellen, Bradley Cooper, or someone else? Legal Editor Heather Bussing breaks down all the legal fine points.
 

Comply Socially

Training people about what the legal issues are and how to handle them is a much more effective way to both prevent problems and get social media to work for your company.
 

Why Policies Don’t Work

There are two main reasons to have employment policies: to educate and to manage risk. The trouble is that policies don’t do either.
 
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