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ECHR: Judges rule employers may read employee's private messages

http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-35301148

European Court of Human Rights judges have ruled that employers may read workers' private messages sent via chat software and web-mail accounts during working hours.

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) said a company that read a worker's Yahoo Messenger chats, sent while he was at work, was within its rights.
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Re: ECHR: Judges rule employers may read employee's private messages

Don't we all sign contracts that state : What you do in work time belongs to the employer .. Have no expectation of privacy, everything is logged .. Blah blah blah..

I did.. My employer is the best ever, I love them.
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European Court of Human Rights judges have ruled that employers may read workers' private messages sent via chat software and web-mail accounts during working hours.

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) said a company that read a worker's Yahoo Messenger chats, sent while he was at work, was within its rights.
Perhaps people should send mails, chat etc using their own phone, where their employer won't be able to look at. All very simple with 3G & 4G connections.
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Don't we all sign contracts that state : What you do in work time belongs to the employer .. Have no expectation of privacy, everything is logged .. Blah blah blah..
Nope, I have a verbal contract, that doesn't state anything!

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Nope, I have a verbal contract, that doesn't state anything!

Tom
I generally got clients to email me direct & call me on my personal handy, therefore the company never had any idea about anything
It was their fault as they turned off the phones at 1800 & emails did not send or receive out of office hours, so I had no choice at the time in 2000. I suspect they lived to regret saving money
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Re: ECHR: Judges rule employers may read employee's private messages

Also, there's always, TOR, etc.

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