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Q: Hi, is The Home Depot public place? If so why there is ban to videotap in the store? thank you
Michael L. Morgan
Michael L. Morgan answered on Sep 23, 2011

Home Depot and other business owners can police their own premises as they see fit. Ever see the sign, "no shirt, no shoes, no service"?

It is their store and they can make the rules. If you enter a business premises with a video camera, without the business owners permission, they might...
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Q: Is there a federal law prohibiting video taping in the stores like The Home Depot, Publix ...
Michael L. Morgan
Michael L. Morgan answered on Sep 22, 2011

No there is no such law. You are probably concerned with your privacy rights and whether or not you have agreed to be videotaped. In the case of a public place like Home Depot or Publix, you do not have a privacy expectation when you enter a public premises. As a general rule of thumb, an... Read more »

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