Tag Archives: data breach

Tis the Season to Tech the Workplace Halls – Managing Employee Owned Technology Devices

Nothing captures the meaning of the Holidays (it is surprising how many winter festivals/holidays one could choose from or – cynically speaking – could use to develop a religious discrimination claim) than the giving and receiving of gifts, especially tech gadgets. And this invariably means employers will ring in the new year with an influx of new … Continue Reading

Employees: The Weakest Link in the Company Data Security Defense

Last week I had the opportunity to present at the 2011 Thomas M. Cooley Law Review Symposium’s  Who’s Mining Your Business: Privacy Infringement and Profits. The Law Review members, spearheaded by Dayana Echeverry, put together a phenomenal program. It was a great opportunity to share the stage with an incredible panel of Internet privacy and data … Continue Reading

Protecting Company Information Using the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

A 2011 Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals opinion, underscores the importance of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act plays in combating disgruntled employees who steal company data. This case also highlights important steps employers should take in protecting company IT infrastructure and digital information from internal threats. In that case, the former employer worked in the IT … Continue Reading
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