Should you use social media to scope out potential employee hires? It depends. Although the law does not absolutely prohibit you from checking out someone’s social media sites before you hire him or her, you are entering a minefield when Continue reading Using Social Media for Employee Hires
Are you looking to hire an attorney? Choosing a lawyer can be a frustrating challenge if you don’t have much experience dealing with lawyers. Based on questions I receive from friends, here are some general guidelines, focusing on Washington State Continue reading HIRING AN ATTORNEY
Enhance your Linked In profile with a few simple improvements. Here are a few simple tips in Part I of my blog posts on this popular social media issue. I will be discussing this in more detail at the Bainbridge Continue reading Enhance Your Linked In Profile
Thanks to OfficeXpats for an opportunity to present on “Legal Tips: Red Flags for your Business” Here is my powerpoint with you. This powerpoint summary covers the legal topics of: Corporate Formation; Website Compliance; Intellectual Property; Contract; Employment landmines; Advertising; Social Media Marketing; Contests & Sweepstakes. This slideshow is Continue reading Legal Tips: Reds Flags for your Business
Posting comments on a social media site may violate employment discrimination settlement. Recently, someone settled an employment discrimination suit for lots of money. As is often the case, the settlement was confidential. Although the employee kept quiet, he told his Continue reading Social Media Post Violates Employment Discrimination Settlement
You may be familiar with social media, but do you realize that the rules that apply to books apply to writings you post on the internet? Whether you write on your website, a blog post, your Facebook, Pinterest, Linked In Continue reading Social Media Tips from Legal Perspective
Are you posting photos on your website or your blog? You must have permission from the photographer or owner of the photo to publish someone else’s photos. Many people are glad to give you permission, but you need to ask Continue reading Publishing Photographs: What’s legal?