LinkedIn settles over alleged pay discrimination
LinkedIn has agreed to pay $1.8 million in back wages to hundreds of female workers to settle a pay discrimination complaint brought by U.S. labor investigators.
Want to know how your salary potential? LinkedIn, Glassdoor have tools
SAN FRANCISCO — Money isn’t everything, but it counts for a lot at work. That’s why work-related websites like LinkedIn and Glassdoor are adding new online tools to help professionals understand their salary potential. LinkedIn, which calls itself the social network for professionals, is adding a service that provides members with pay information for a […]
LinkedIn to pay $6M in unpaid wages, damages
The Labor Department says the professional networking service LinkedIn has agreed to pay nearly $6 million in unpaid wages and damages to 359 current and former employees.
ABA limits use of social media to investigate jurors
Lawyers can look, but they can’t “like” when seeking information about jurors and prospective jurors on social media, the American Bar Association states in an ethics opinion released Thursday.
In-House Interrogatory will be mediating a discussion on mediation this week.
LinkedIn asks court to let it disclose FISA data
WASHINGTON — LinkedIn has asked a secret court to allow it to disclose the number of national security orders the company has received under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. On Wednesday, LinkedIn joined four other companies that have similar cases pending before the FISA Court. The other four are Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Facebook. Among […]
Keeping your contacts in context
You should not wait for an exit interview to determine the migratory path of your data.
LinkedIn looks to build on its impressive resume
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — LinkedIn and Facebook will celebrate the anniversaries of their IPOs just a few days apart this week. But their experiences as publicly traded companies couldn’t be more different. LinkedIn Corp. promotes its service as a stepping stone to a more enriching career. As it turns out, the professional networking company’s initial […]
Give your brand a spring cleaning
A few tips on how you can freshen up your business.
Creating a reputation through social media
I was flattered to hear that my blogging had been used as an example — thankfully a “how to,” not a “how not to” example — during a presentation at the Professional Development Consortium’s Summer Conference that addressed ...
Gansler prods group on Internet privacy
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler began his year as president of the National Association of Attorneys General with a pledge to help ensure online privacy. Before his swearing-in Thursday night in Alaska, Gansler said he will work with his colleagues to ensure information provided by online consumers and social networkers is disseminated only in […]
‘Going geek’ at MSBA
Lots of options during the first educational session at the Maryland State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting in Ocean City. But, this being a blog, I felt I would not have been doing my duty if I did not attend the session on technology. There was lots of talk of gadgets (Livescribe smart pens), apps (FastCase, […]