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Social Media Advisor – Is Your Website Accessible To Individuals With Disabilities?

When you think about the obligation to make a “place of public accommodation” accessible to individuals with disabilities, it is likely that you primarily think about access to physical, concrete structures such as ramp access for ingress and egress, changes

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Posted in accessibility, Act, advisor, Americans, blog, Disabilities, Employment, Justice, York

Social Media Advisor – Finding A Reason To Terminate An Employee After Already Terminating That Employee

The situation is not terribly uncommon.   You terminate an employee for failing to meet performance standards, and the employee sues the company for discrimination or wrongful discharge, claiming that the reason given by the company was truly a pretext for

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Posted in advisor, after-acquired, blog, Employment, evidence, termination, York

Social Media Advisor – The Need For Employer Vigilance With Privacye

It is, by now, axiomatic that our new social media world has increased the risk of disclosure (intended or inadvertent) of information and documents that are not meant for public consumption.  As an employer, you must understand these risks and take

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Posted in advisor, blog, disclosure, Employment, Information, secrets, York

Social Media Advisor – The Use of Social Media as a Lawsuit Tool

Social media offers a valuable opportunity to employers who become involved (or who may become involved) in litigation with a former employee.   A recent survey of court personnel confirms that the use of social media among judges and jurors continues

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Posted in advisor, blog, Employment, Information, Officers, Public, York

Social Media Advisor – The Means of Accessing Social Media are as Significant as what Employees are Accessing

  Access.   Much of what we write about when it comes to social media involves the nature of access that employees have to various forms of social media, including employee use of social networking sites and blogs.   Taking one step

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Posted in advisor, blog, Employment, technology

Social Media Advisor – 15 Minutes of Steven Slater for the Sake of Employment Law

Are you tired of the press surrounding the Steven Slater incident with his employer, Jet Blue?   The coverage of Mr. Slater’s airplane exit due to apparent stress, and becoming fed up with an airline passenger, has been nothing short of

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Posted in Act, ADA, advisor, Americans, Disabilities, Employment, Family, FMLA, slater, stress
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