social media

Dec 06, 2012

Why Injured Workers Should Deactivate Their Social Media Accounts

By |December 6th, 2012|Insurance, social media, Uncategorized, workers' compensation|0 Comments

Your private photos could be used against you by insurance companies. Today’s post comes from guest author Nathan Reckman from Paul McAndrew Law Firm.Recently, it seems as though everyone is connected through social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. These tools have become a great way to keep in touch with friends and family [...]

Jul 30, 2012

Watch Out On Social Media: Your Facebook Profile Can Impact Your Disability Benefits

By |July 30th, 2012|social media, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Kit Case from Causey Law Firm of Washington state.When applying for disability benefits, keep in mind that decision-makers at administrative agencies, insurance carriers or their representatives may look up information about you on the internet and/or they may call you and hear your voice mail recording. By applying for [...]

Oct 03, 2011

Facebook Being Used as Evidence in Court

By |October 3rd, 2011|social media, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Earlier this year, Reuters Legal reported an increase in the inclusion of content on social networking sites as evidence in trials, particularly personal injury cases. Two state courts and a Federal ruling have given defendants access to classified photos and postings, indicating a legal shift and reflecting a larger conversation about the privacy of personal [...]