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are struggling with the legal implications of social media across a
broad variety of topics. Working professionals and Bloomberg BNA
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October 22, 2012
by Michael Loatman
Add New Hampshire to the list of states considering limiting
employer access to the social media accounts of employees and job
October 5, 2012
by Meg McEvoy
Use of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube,
and other social media outlets is up at hospitals and health
systems surveyed in a study released Oct. 4 by the CSC Global
Institute for Emerging Healthcare Practices.
But hospitals are using social media mainly to help build their
brands rather than impact
treatment or patient outcomes, the study found.
COPPA Rule Changes: Be Ready for July 1
States Consider Barring Access to Students’ Social Media Accounts
Claim Fails Against Employee Who Lagged In Updating LinkedIn Page After Firing
New Jersey Governor Asks Legislature To Narrow Scope of Social Media Privacy Bill
Disputed Ownership of a Twitter Handle