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Social Media and The Workplace 

co-written by Marquerite Irefin and Jennifer H. Gorman, Esq., ABA Insurance Services

With social media everywhere, employers face unique challenges when it comes to their employees’ use and conduct.  Not surprisingly, employees have been known to share information about their employers, including negative statements and damaging information, sometimes hurting the employer’s reputation; however, challenging employee social media posts can be tricky, difficult and potentially illegal.

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UPDATE regarding ADA compliance lawsuit notifications 

Since September 2016, we have been receiving notices from insured banks that have received letters from law firms alleging that bank websites and internet-based banking services violate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) because the sites are not accessible to the visually impaired. The demand letters typically seek a settlement payment and an agreement to work with the law firm to modify the website in accordance with proposed regulations.

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ABMI announces 27th consecutive distribution to participating banks 

$82.7 million has been declared in total distributions since 1991

American Bankers Mutual Insurance, Ltd. announced a distribution for the 27th consecutive year. 1,037 members of the American Bankers Association (ABA) that have D&O, Financial Institution Bond and related insurance from ABA Insurance Services were eligible to share $1.5 million.

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