Posts Tagged ‘social media’

Social Media E-Discovery: Are Your Facebook Posts Discoverable in Civil Litigation?

Social Media E-Discovery: Are Your Facebook Posts Discoverable in Civil Litigation?

Courts generally have held that there can be no reasonable expectation of privacy in your profile when Facebook’s homepage informs you that “Facebook helps you connect and share with the people in your life.”


5 Steps to Keep Your Social Media Endorsements Out of FTC Crosshairs

5 Steps to Keep Your Social Media Endorsements Out of FTC Crosshairs

While social media has its own methods of operation, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rules must be taken into account when handling these promotions.


If I Sue My Employer Can They Access My Private Social Media Account?

If I Sue My Employer Can They Access My Private Social Media Account?

The discovery of social media content is allowed when it will likely lead to admissible evidence in the instant case. Specifically in an employment lawsuit, social media content relating to a party’s workplace conduct and state of mind at the time of the alleged events is discoverable information.


X1 Social Discovery Available as a Hosted Solution

X1 Social Discovery Available as a Hosted Solution

Many law firms and insurance companies we speak with, however, yearn for a hosted solution either because they do not want to manage the huge volume of social media that will be collected or because they are not allowed to possess the content locally.


Discovery of Social Media: Legal and Practical Considerations

Discovery of Social Media: Legal and Practical Considerations

This webinar discusses issues related to the discoverability and admissibility of social media content.


The Lifespan of Content on Social Media

The Lifespan of Content on Social Media

Do your social media posts get their 15 minutes of fame? As much as we hope their legend will live on to rival those of rock stars, in reality, social media posts are more like YouTube celebrities.


Infographic: How Often Should You Post on Social Media?

Infographic: How Often Should You Post on Social Media?

A snapshot of social media “how often to post” best practices as synopsized by Kevin Lee of Buffer. Twitter – 3 times per day, or more Engagement decreases slightly after the third tweet. Facebook – 2 times per day, at most 2x per day is the level before likes & comments begin to drop off […]


Why Social Media Matters

Why Social Media Matters

The Internet changed everything; Social Media has changed the Internet, and therefore everything.


Treatment of Social Media Accounts in Bankruptcy

Treatment of Social Media Accounts in Bankruptcy

In today’s digital marketplace, understanding how the law applies to virtual assets is becoming as important as understanding how it applies to the brick-and-mortar world.


Breaking the Law: Study Shows that Big Business is Failing to Stay Compliant over Social Media

Breaking the Law: Study Shows that Big Business is Failing to Stay Compliant over Social Media

The marketing power of social media mean corporate investment in building brands’ social presence is growing more than ever, but most organisations still don’t have a proper grasp of the scope and scale of the risks, according to new research.


#Trademarks?: Hashtags as Trademarks

#Trademarks?: Hashtags as Trademarks

The USPTO defines a hashtag as “a form of metadata comprised of a word or phrase prefixed with the symbol ‘#’” and states that a hashtag mark may be registerable, but only if it functions as an identifier of the source of the applicant’s goods or services.


The Growing Importance of Social Media

The Growing Importance of Social Media

The enterprises use of social media is double-edged sword, bringing both business opportunities and risks. The combination of personal and sensitive information along with the capability to mass broadcast to a wide audience, brings risks and threats. Social media encourages people to share their lives online and because the dialogue is uncensored and unfiltered; it is a great source for the legal team and law enforcement to search for evidence. The law views social media content as evidence in court cases and lawsuits, and that content is subject to the same laws against tampering as physical documents.


The Problem with Using Facebook to Fight Crime

The Problem with Using Facebook to Fight Crime

For the past several years, police and prosecutors across the country have been quietly using social media to track criminal networks. Their methods have become more sophisticated: by combining social media APIs, databases, and network analysis tools, police can keep tabs on gang activity. In New York’s Harlem neighborhood, at-risk teens are identified as members of gangs based on their affiliations and are monitored on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.


Now How Do You Influence Customer Behavior? Emotions and Logic

Now How Do You Influence Customer Behavior?  Emotions and Logic

In order to influence a customer, it is prudent to first become familiar with the components of customer behavior. There are both emotional and logical elements to client decisions –– and the impact of these elements changes over time.


Anthem Data Breach: An Overview from LXBN

Anthem Data Breach: An Overview from LXBN

Anthem Inc. (Anthem), the nation’s second-largest health insurer, revealed late on Wednesday, February 4 that it was the victim of a significant cyber attack.


Soon you’ll get paid to Facebook. Sort of…

Soon you’ll get paid to Facebook. Sort of…

How would you like to get paid to use Facebook, Inc.? Sounds like a dream come true, doesn’t it? Well it’s coming. Let me clarify…


2015 Digital Trend Report

2015 Digital Trend Report

What’s trending in 2015 for wearables, virtual reality, consumer technology adoption? Find out (and more!) in GSW’s third report of their 4-part annual trends series: Digital Trends. With a unique perspective on behavioral trends at the cross section of digital + health, the report outlines the top eight trends expected to change the landscape in 2015.


Baker & McKenzie’s 2014 Global Social Media Survey

Baker & McKenzie's 2014 Global Social Media Survey

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Baker & McKenzie Social Media Survey. This Survey will be of interest to you and your organisation whether you engage in social media, provide social media platforms or are considering engaging in social media.


The Continued Decline of the Homepage

The Continued Decline of the Homepage

Google is your new homepage. Every page you have is a homepage for someone. We must think beyond the traditional homepage.


Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest – April 9, 2014

Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest - April 9, 2014

Compiled by @ComplexD from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.


Vendor Clips | April 8, 2014

Vendor Clips | April 8, 2014

Provided for your review/use is a weekly consolidated listing of Vendor Clips – compiled from online public domain industry news and updates from electronic discovery-centric vendors and commentators.


Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest – April 2, 2014

Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest - April 2, 2014

Compiled by @ComplexD from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.


Vendor Clips | April 1, 2014

Vendor Clips | April 1, 2014

Provided for your review/use is a weekly consolidated listing of Vendor Clips – compiled from online public domain industry news and updates from electronic discovery-centric vendors and commentators.


Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest – March 26, 2014

Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest - March 26, 2014

Compiled by @ComplexD from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.