Discovery of Employees’ Facebook and MySpace Profiles – Invasion of Privacy?

October 13, 2010
Morris County SHRM Legal Update

Approximately 1 in 4 Americans has a MySpace page. Facebook has more than 500 million active users. A July 2009 study indicated that 77 percent of office workers have a Facebook account, and of those office workers with Facebook accounts, nearly two-thirds accessed Facebook during working hours.


  • Romano v. Steelcase, Inc., (N.Y. Sup. Ct. September 21, 2010).
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Ian W. Siminoff