Memphis, TN asked in Employment Law, Libel & Slander and Sexual Harassment for Tennessee

Q: My boss is aware that a customer sexually harasses his staff & doesnt care. Can I post that on fb w/ his name w/out gett

1 Lawyer Answer
Carrie Dyer
Carrie Dyer
Answered

A: You should consult with an attorney who practices employment law in Tennessee prior to posting anything about your boss or his business on Facebook, even if you don't explicitly identify him or the company by name. Defamation laws are state-specific. An employment attorney will be able to help you understand your First Amendment rights, while ensuring you understanding the potential risk of litigation for posting such statements.

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