Entries by Ryan K. Hew

Using Social Media at Work: Part II

Admit it, you have checked your Facebook or Tweeted something on your phone while you are at work.  I bet you are even doing it now as you read this blog!  There are some legitimate concerns that an employer, employee, and in general people should be concerned about when working and using social media. Your boss […]

Using Social Media at Work: Part I

Admit it.  You have posted something on Facebook or Tweeted on your phone while you are at work today.  I bet you are even doing it now as you read this blog!  However, there are some legitimate concerns that an employer and employee should have when dealing with the workplace and social media usage. The […]

Social Media and the Workplace: Hiring

This post and the next several posts will be about social media and its use in the workplace and the various laws that govern that interaction.  Today’s post discusses using social media during the job application process from the employer and potential employee’s perspectives. Hiring the Right Person for the Job Requires Information Accurate information […]

Social Media and the Law Series

New Series of Posts: Social Media and the Law Later today I will be posting the first in a series of posts detailing Social Media and its interaction with the law.  Generally, it is geared toward small businesses, law students, and social media users.  In particular, for those groups of people living, working, and playing […]

Draw the Law: Sole Proprietors and Partners

“Draw the Law” is a weekly short post where I try to visualize a legal concept.  It is designed to be helpful to the laymen and for a quick understanding.  For the next several posts I will be detailing organizing and operating a business. In the prior post in this series we talked about how […]

Draw the Law: Separate Entities, You and Your Business

“Draw the Law” is a weekly short post where I try to visualize a legal concept.  It is designed to be helpful to the laymen and for a quick understanding.  For the next several posts I will be detailing organizing and operating a business. Last week I discussed the limited liability shield of certain business entities.  This […]