Who owns your LinkedIn profile?

Who owns your LinkedIn profile?

We’ve recently presented a few workshops on ‘Social Media and the Law’. For many attendees, one of the hottest topics has been the ownership of personal LinkedIn pages. Have you ever considered that your LinkedIn profile (along with your password and connections) could actually belong to your company? We kid you not…

Decentralised databases 

In the […]

2018-07-30T15:52:46+00:00 July 30th, 2018|social media policies|2 Comments

Social media in financial services: the good the bad and the litigious

We recently presented seminars on the use of social media in a compliant manner in the financial services industry.  Read on for a quick synopsis of the main legal takeaway points and the benefits of social media policies.  

Freedom of speech is not an absolute right

Freedom is one of the most important pillars of democracy and we all value our […]

Smart tips for creating social media policies for financial services

Chances are you haven’t given much thought to how FAIS, POPI and the Employment Act relate to your employees’ social media use.  Recent lawsuits show, having an active social media policy is an absolute must for all financial service providers…Big or small.

The use of social media is an excellent marketing tool if used wisely, but in the wrong hands, […]

2018-03-16T08:34:18+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Financial services marketing, social media policies|0 Comments