Aug 312014
 

Sarah Bowman reports: Three weeks after Beaufort County School District teachers traveled to West Africa, several school board members and parents question the way the district handled public information about Ebola concerns. [...] Board of Education member JoAnn Orischak said balancing public knowledge and employee privacy is difficult. “The district would never be able to [...]

Aug 312014
 

On August 19,  PHIprivacy.net posted an excerpt from The NewsStar concerning a breach of patient information for over 6,000 patients at E. A. Conway Medical Center.  Today, PHIprivacy.net learned that TheNewsStar‘s coverage was inaccurate in some important respects. That post has now been replaced with a correction and an apology to the professor of ethical [...]

Aug 312014
 

Shawn Tuma writes: Can an Employee Really Can Steal Your Data and Then SLAPP You for It? Yes, in California it just happened! The fact that this happened in California should be of no comfort to Texas businesses, however, because the Texas Anti-SLAPP law comes from California and, therefore, California jurisprudence is considered persuasive authority [...]