Practical Safeguards For Employee Use Of Messaging Apps

Law360 (May 14, 2019, 3:15 PM EDT) -- Just as email relegated the formal letter and facsimile to the sideline, instant messaging and “ephemeral” messaging — which self-destructs after a few minutes — now compete with email as a widespread mode of communication in the workplace. Employees use these tools for casual communications with colleagues down the hall, and increasingly to communicate with customers, vendors, suppliers and other people outside of their employer’s network.

Investigators often regard emails as a treasure trove of potential evidence; yet, messaging is quickly replacing email as a method for bad actors in the workplace to communicate about their bad acts. The United States Department...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!