May 4, 2022

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.

Nov 2, 2016

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 […]

Aug 4, 2014

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.

Apr 24, 2014

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.

Jan 15, 2014

In-House Interrogatory

In-House Interrogatory will be mediating a discussion on mediation this week.

Sep 18, 2013

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 […]

Aug 20, 2013

Keeping your contacts in context

You should not wait for an exit interview to determine the migratory path of your data.

May 13, 2013

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 […]

May 8, 2013

Give your brand a spring cleaning

A few tips on how you can freshen up your business.

Jul 20, 2012

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 ...

Jun 22, 2012

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 […]

Jun 14, 2012

‘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, […]

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