Handling Social Networking, Cyberslander And Internet Defamation Lawsuits In Connecticut And Massachusetts
Social networking is one of the biggest growing technology platforms in the world. With the explosive growth in use and popularity, there have been numerous social networking lawsuits involving sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace and Twitter. As technology changes, so do we.
At Raymond Law Group LLC, our Connecticut online harassment attorneys are up to date on the most widely used legal theories for claims involving lawsuits and Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. We are available to help clients in Connecticut and Massachusetts who have questions on legal options concerning social networking and the internet.
Contact us at 860-633-0580 to see if we can help you.
Helping You Develop The Right Social Media Policies
Many businesses and their employees use websites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter to advertise, communicate with one another, share information and establish a network of contacts. Unfortunately, social networking sites are often improperly used and a lawsuit can result from such things as Facebook wall postings, Twitter posts, LinkedIn status updates and client connections.
Every business needs to have a social networking policy in place for employee use of social networking sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn. The number of lawsuits related to social networking is rapidly increasing related to employee rights, privacy rights, defamation, breach of confidentiality and commercial disparagement. We can help you develop a social media policy at the workplace and for such matters as electronic monitoring and internet usage.
One of the most unnerving developments with social media sites, such as Facebook and YouTube, relates to an upward trend of cyberbullying, harassment and invasion of privacy, including cases connected to devastating suicides and other injuries. People of all ages, including middle and high school students, college students, and adults, have faced incidents of intimidation, defamation and harassment on Facebook and YouTube.
If this is happening to you related to work or school, you should consult an attorney to help stop the bullying, harassment and defamation. Our attorneys can help you if you have questions regarding social networking, websites, the internet and the following issues:
- Defamation and slander
- Cyberbullying, harassment
- Privacy rights and invasion of privacy
- Security concerns
- Employment issues
- Social networking, social media policies
- Trade secret disclosure
- Information theft
- Cyber liability
Contact Our Lawyers Today
They can advise you as to the benefits and liabilities of using social networking. Contact us online or dial 860-633-0580 to set up an appointment so our technology lawyers can answer any questions you may have about social networking, defamation and the internet.