TITLE

Legal Insight

AUTHOR(S)
Flynn, Gillian; Miklave, Matthew T.; Trafimow, A. Jonathan
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Workforce;Aug2001, Vol. 80 Issue 8, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents views of Kerry Kearney, head of the privacy task force of Reed Smith, on issues concerning online record-keeping of employee information. Considerations when electronically sharing private employee information; Liability for the employer if the information gets mishandled; Security measure to avoid liability.
ACCESSION #
4950023

 

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