Social Media in the Workplace

Burr & Forman
Can you fire an employee should he/she make negative comments about the workplace on social media? It depends. Reggie Gay of the McNair Employment & Labor Practice Group talks about what employers should know when considering discipline or termination based on negative speech, no matter if the forum is online or around the watercooler with other co-workers.

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