Lawrence J. Casey and Robert M. Kaitz, attorneys at Boston law firm Davis, Malm & D’Agostine, P.C., co-authored a chapter in the 2017 supplement of the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education’s (MCLE) Massachusetts Employment Law. The chapter, “Privacy in the Workplace: An Employee Perspective,” discusses recent updates in workplace privacy rights, including new limitations on employers’ ability to disclose employees’ medical information and facts regarding termination, conduct drug testing, maintain personnel files, access employees’ criminal records, and intercept employees’ mail.
Mr. Casey is a shareholder practicing in the Business Law, Employment, and Litigation areas at Davis Malm. He has more than 30 years of experience successfully litigating complex employment-related matters on behalf of executives, professionals, and employers in trials in state and federal courts, arbitrations, and agency hearings. Mr. Casey has also argued appeals before the First Circuit Court of Appeals, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, and Massachusetts Appeals Court.
Mr. Kaitz is an associate practicing in the Employment and Litigation areas at Davis Malm. He is a trial lawyer focusing primarily on employment and business litigation matters, as well as employment counseling.
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education is the Massachusetts legal community's premier provider of hands-on educational programs and reference materials. MCLE aims to raise the caliber of lawyers' professional and ethical service to their clients and communities, by providing comprehensive and practical continuing legal education of the highest quality. Massachusetts Employment Law helps to sort through the many statutes and regulations—both state and federal—that provide causes of action and defenses to volatile workplace disputes.
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