• Business Use of the Internet Usage by Your Employees: Pitfalls and Policies
  • July 29, 2003 | Author: Charles H. Melville
  • Law Firm: Strauss & Troy A Legal Professional Association - Cincinnati Office
  • The proliferation of personal computers in the workplace and the increasing use of the Internet for business purposes poses a troubling dilemma and requires drawing a difficult line to guard against liability on a wide range of legal issues including defamation and copyright infringement, protection of your own intellectual property and trade secret information, and the privacy rights of your employees. While drawing that line is difficult and depends on the specifics of your situation, the risk of not drawing the line is even greater.