Retrieving Personal Data From a Company-Owned Computer After a Termination

/ 09/13/2010 Dallas employment counsel Keith Clouse advises employees not to save personal data (such as music, photographs, on-line bill payment receipts or contact information for family members and friends) on company-owned computers because companies typically retain ownership over any files saved on their computers.  But what happens when an employee who has saved personal […]

Dallas Employment Attorney Keith Clouse: Don’t Save Personal Data on Company-Owned Computers

/ 09/07/2010 Most employees begin new jobs by acknowledging receipt and understanding of the employer’s policies.  Frequently, such policies state that employees have no right to privacy or ownership over the contents placed on company-owned computers.  Yet many employees save personal items on company computers, like photographs, music, soccer schedules, confirmation pages for on-line bill […]