Hiring and Social Networks

The Governor of Illinois signed H.B. 3782 into law on August 1st.  The bill addresses an employer asking for potential employee’s social networking information by making that practice illegal.  Social networking is evolving quickly and the laws are trying to keep up.  InsureTitleAgents.com stresses the importance for a company to be careful when using social websites in the hiring process.  Employment practices liability insurance and counsel from a labor law attorney are two necessities for any firm.  Contact us today for additional information on ways to protect your firm from lawsuits.