There is a bipartisan bill in the New Hampshire Senate that would establish privacy rights for consumers in the state and privacy requirements for businesses and other organizations. On the latest installment of New Hampshire Business, host Fred Kocher is joined by Cameron Shilling, Chair of the Cyber Security Practice Group at McLane Middleton,
Data and Privacy
The Employer Benefit of Employee Cyber Security
Published in the New Hampshire Business Review (9/15/22)
Many business leaders and human resources professionals believe that cyber security is the responsibility of their information technology staff and managed services provider. However, ensuring that employees and their families have appropriate cyber security protection is an employee benefit that benefits employers as well.
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Employers Liable Under Stored Communication Act
Employers frequently access and review data created or stored by employees on company-owned electronic devices, such as computers, laptops, tablets (iPad), and cellphones (iPhone, Droid and Blackberry). Well-crafted technology and social media policies specifically authorize employers to do so. But, if not careful, employers can step over the line between permissible conduct and conduct that