Happy New Year – Don’t ask me for my Facebook info!

Happy New Year everyone! This article is worth reading, especially if you live in California, Delaware, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan and New Jersey… those six state just passed anti-employer-Facebook-snooping laws. A debate that has been raging for a while. Check it out!

January 2, 2013
New state laws ban employers from getting your Facebook password
By Suzanne Choney, NBC News

With the start of the new year, some states are just saying no to employer snooping of employees’ Facebook accounts, with laws that prohibit bosses from being able to obtain your Facebook login and password, as well as from getting those for your other social networking accounts.

Six states — California, Delaware, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan and New Jersey — passed such laws, with Michigan’s being the most recent. It was signed into law Friday by Gov. Rick Snyder, and took effect immediately. CONTINUE READING›

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