Attorneys often counsel and represent clients as they deal with the consequences of their online misdeeds. This week, for example, a fired employee sued his former employer, claiming that his co-workers shocked him with a...more
Originally posted on The National Law Journal on February 14, 2013
“What if someone says something negative about me online?” This is probably the most common question lawyers ask me. The sad truth is that many lawyers...more
In October 2009, we published the first edition of this White Paper, focusing primarily on social media issues in the United States. The response was overwhelming and far beyond our expectation — clients, friends, press and...more
Last week I had two cases involving two different workers' compensation insurers trying to use an injured worker's social media online presence to deny benefits. In the first case, the adjuster sent the hearing officer copies...more
In my talks about technology, one of the things I try to emphasize is that there is no “one size fits all” to your social media and technology policy.
As an example, I often talk about how financial industries have...more
The Food and Drug Administration’s much anticipated draft guidance related to the use of social media by pharmaceutical companies fell far short of what the industry expected. More than two years after the FDA held initial...more