Clearing Up Some Misconceptions on Social Media And Privacy

“Bosses force woman to show Facebook page to prove she's not lying,” reads this headline on the venerable technology website, CNET. According to the article, the New Zealand Employment Relations Authority has required a fired flight attendant to provide her ex-employer with access to...

New Law Prohibits Employers in New Jersey From Forcing Workers to Provide User Names or Passwords for Their Social Media Accounts

On August 28, 2013, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law a statute, Pub. L. 2013, ch. 155 , prohibiting employers in New Jersey from requiring or requesting that employees or applicants for employment provide or disclose any user name or password for their social media accounts, such as...