France Brings in Ban on Out-of-Hours Email

France Brings in Ban on Out-of-Hours Email

By inexorable osmosis, since the advent of the smartphone in the early 1990s, emails have followed workers into every corners of their lives and at all hours. Once upon a faraway time, people left their offices for the day, put on their coats and went home.  They did not have to think about their work […]

Email Disclaimers May Prove Pointless for Many

Email Disclaimers May Prove Pointless for Many

Email disclaimers, those three or four sentences at the bottom of many emails, are everywhere and may prove pointless.  What started out as a tool to help protect the privacy of medical patients, banking clients and recipients of legal advice has spread since the 2013 disclosure that the NSA, National Security Agency, has been reading […]