• If I Can "Like" It, It Ain't Confidential!!!
  • August 1, 2014 | Authors: Jason A. Cohen; Jonathan P. Geen
  • Law Firm: Borton Petrini, LLP - San Diego Office
  • "Loose lips sink ships," the old adage goes. A modern version, in the context of today's ubiquitous social media (i.e., Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.), might state, "Posts that boast, cost the most." At least the Third District Court of Appeal in the state of Florida feels so. The appellate court's ruling in Gulliver Schools, Inc. v. Snay, Case No. 3D13-1952, reflects a warning to be heeded by all those using social media in the context of employment and litigation.