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Social Media - Who Owns You?

Posted in : LK Shields on Employment Law on 15 April 2014
Elizabeth Mara
LK Shields

Social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn have revolutionised the manner in which businesses now interact with their clients/customers. Communication and branding through the medium of social media can have a much bigger and more immediate impact than might ever be achieved by a business via the traditional ".com" website.

Employers often encourage employees to use social media – particularly where the business benefits from such use - but consideration needs to be given to the ownership and management of such a powerful marketing tool.

Who owns a LinkedIn account

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Elizabeth Mara
LK Shields

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