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NLRB Settles Case Over Employee's Facebook Comment

Earlier last year, the National Labor Relations Board filed a complaint against a company for firing an employee who criticized her supervisor on her personal Facebook page.  The employee was terminated for violating of the company’s policy prohibiting employees from portraying the employer negatively or disparaging co-workers or supervisors on social media.  The employee, an emergency … Continue Reading

Social Media For Health Care Providers

Should doctors follow recent trends and utilize social media to grow their practices? Social media has fundamentally shifted the way people communicate with each other.  Twitter users create approximately 50 million tweets each day, and Facebook has more than 500 million users worldwide.  Companies are embracing social media and even making business decisions based on … Continue Reading