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Q: My employer is demanding deletion of documents from my personal home computer. She says it's company property.

I was the bookkeeper. The records evidence fraud & evasion.

Susan Carol Keenberg Esq.
Susan Carol Keenberg Esq. answered on Apr 29, 2013

If you obtained the documents during your employment and they are, indeed, company property, your employer has the right to demand that you delete them from your personal computer. I recommend you contact an experienced employment attorney to determine whether you have grounds for a lawsuit.

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