Recent Cases Discuss Thorny Social Media Issues

Recent Cases Discuss Thorny Social Media Issues
Heather R. Pruger and Anne E. DiSalvo, et al, co-authors
Flash, ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law

Heather R. Pruger and Anne E. DiSalvo, associates in the Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Practice, are co-authors of this article that appeared in the "Technology Corner" section of the ABA’s Flash newsletter. The article discusses the thorny issues courts continue to wrestle with when it comes to how and to what extent traditional laws apply in the social media context. While some courts seem to be embracing social media contacts and communications as protectable business interests and trade secrets, whether information posted on social media is truly private remains an open question.

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