Aug 292018
 August 29, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, U.S., Workplace, Youth & Schools
Back-To-School Revolt in Springfield? Employees balk over using Google Drive as evidence of massive privacy breach mounts

Springfield Public Schools in Missouri may be in the early stages of what could become an all-out employee revolt. And if they are, some employees claim that the district has no one to blame but itself for not properly securing employee, student, and parent data even after they were warned [Read More…]

Aug 282018
 August 28, 2018  Posted by  Court, U.S., Workplace

John Wilcox reports: The EEOC has filed a lawsuit against a Texas employer that requires all its employees to report every medication they take, both prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Oncor Electric Delivery Co. in Dallas made every employee agree in writing to abide by a medication disclosure policy requiring them [Read More…]

Jul 052018
 July 5, 2018  Posted by  Laws, U.S., Workplace

A new law in Washington limits employers’ ability to obtain plaintiffs’ medical records. Kathryn J. Barry of Jackson Lewis writes: Effective June 7, 2018, employers defending claims brought under Washington’s Law Against Discrimination face a very constricted ability to be entitled to obtain a plaintiff’s medical records only if the [Read More…]