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Facebook information can help or hinder job prospects

Tuesday, February 24th 2015 11:42 am
Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC, La Crosse WI Employment Attorneys
On the surface, Facebook seems like the perfect tool for employers—it offers a glimpse into the private lives of prospective and current employees that you wouldn’t ordinarily have.
Johns, Flaherty & Collins attorney Brent Smith, however, advises being careful in how you use social media. Certain actions are illegal even when workers have voluntarily posted information...

Three bizarre social media lawsuits

Tuesday, March 3rd 2015 11:58 am
Brian Weber, La Crosse WI Lawyer
We’ve blogged many times about the legal implications of social media—how it can cost you time with your children, get you in trouble for copyright violation and other issues—but...

After you're gone: tips for handling your digital property

Saturday, December 17th 2016 1:18 pm
Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC
My spouse and I are wondering what will happen to our Facebook accounts when we pass away. Does Facebook shut them down? Will our accounts remain as long as Facebook is still in business?
You may have thought estate planning is simply a matter of naming trusted individuals to care for your home, savings and loved ones upon incapacity or death. Often forgotten, though, is planning for...

Facebook posts can cost you time with your child

Tuesday, February 24th 2015 2:18 pm
Ellen Frantz, La Crosse Divorce Attorney
It seems we just can’t say it enough: be careful what you post on Facebook. The social media platform has become not just an employee vetting tool but also a courtroom staple for demonstrating...