Novel Writing a No-No at Google: Lawsuit - Newser

File photo of Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. The company's privacy policies are the subject of a lawsuit. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, FIle). (Newser) – If you plan to write the Great American Novel and you work at Google, you may want ...

Google Confidentiality Agreement Is Unlawful, Claims Employee in Lawsuit - Insurance Journal

A Google Inc. product manager has sued the company, accusing it of unlawfully prohibiting employees from sharing concerns with coworkers, shareholders or the press, and maintaining a “spying program” to prevent leaks. In the class action lawsuit filed ...

Google Accused in Lawsuit of Silencing Employees - ABC News

Time for our big board. We'll get right to it with Dan Abrams at the desk for our first story. Let's start with that bombshell Google lawsuit encouraging employees to spy on each other and silencing complaints with their confidentiality agreement and ...

Anonymous employee accuses Google of internal 'spying program' in multibillion-dollar lawsuit - South Florida Business Journal

An anonymous product manager filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing Google of having an internal “spying program.” The lawsuit, filed in the San Francisco Superior Court, claims the Mountain View-based company violates California Labor Laws by maintaining ...

Former employee sues Google over alleged workforce censorship - The Global Legal Post

Google's confidentiality policies violate Californian labour laws and effectively amount to spying on its own workforce, a former Google employee has alleged. Under microscope of Indian competition regulator. A complaint lodged by an anonymous former ...

Employee sues Google for its internal spying programme - Tehelka

google12 One of its employees is taking Google to court for maintaining an internal spying programme and forcing employees to voluntarily report on others who have potentially leaked information. According to the lawsuit filed on December 20 in ...

Manager Says Google Policies Are Evil, Indeed - Courthouse News Service

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) — Google muzzles its employees with unconstitutional confidentiality agreements, which prevent them even from writing “a novel about someone working at a tech company in Silicon Valley,” a manager claims in court. Google's ...

Lawsuit Against Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google Accuses Tech Giant To Protect Its Secrets - Chester News

It is no secret, that corporate entity, more certainly so with the giants that are located in Silicon Valley, are prone to their secrets. However, with the newest lawsuit against Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google, accusing them of going too far to ...

Google lawsuit: Is Google spying on its employees? John Doe thinks so and has taken them to court - International Business Times, India Edition

Google is being sued by one of its own employees based on the accusations of maintaining a "spying program" and preventing the workers from sharing concerns with anyone. The class-action lawsuit filed on Tuesday in California state court in San ...

Google Sued by Employee for Unlawfully Censoring its Workforce - TheHRDigest

Privacy of data is a growing concern for all the tech companies. With the rise in the number of cyber attacks taking place, the companies are being cautious about the security of such data. But the internet giant Google has supposedly gone too far in ...

Google sued by employee over internal 'spying program', confidentiality policies - The Indian Express

Google, google sued, google employee sues company, google confidentiality policies, google lawsuit Google's motto is 'don't be evil'. Google's illegal confidentiality agreements, policies and practices fail this test. One of Google's product managers ...

Lawsuit claims that Google's employees are forced to ignore serious product defects - Yahoo News

A new and somewhat bizarre lawsuit filed against Google accuses the search giant of running an “internal spying program” and forcing employees to adhere to “illegal confidentiality agreements, policies, guidelines and practices.” Don't Miss: 5 products ...

Google spies on employees to ensure confidentiality: suit - New York Post

Google operates an Orwellian and illegal “spying program” to keep employees from leaking company info, a product manager at the search giant claims in a lawsuit filed against the tech titan. The program, aimed at enforcing strict confidentiality ...

Google accused of unlawfully censoring its workforce - The Australian

An anonymous Google product manager is alleging in a lawsuit that the internet giant unlawfully censors current and former employees by imposing sweeping employee-confidentiality policies that deter whistleblowing. The lawsuit was filed this week by a ...

Google Employee Suing Google for its Confidentiality Policies - XDA Developers (blog)

An anonymous Google employee has filed a lawsuit in the California Superior Court in San Francisco claiming that Google's confidentiality policies are essentially a “spying program“. The man behind the lawsuit believes these policies violate the state ...

Google's Culture of Secrecy Is a Bad Fit With Its Values - Inc.com

A whistleblower lawsuit shows how far Google will go to suppress information that could bring legal trouble or public embarrassment. By Jeff Bercovici. Jeff Bercovici is the San Francisco bureau chief of Inc. Previously, he held senior editorial ...

Briefcase: Drugs, hookers factor into pension bribery, feds say - Charleston Post Courier

NEW YORK — A former top official at the country's third-largest pension fund and two broker-dealers were charged Wednesday in what a federal prosecutor described as a classic bribery scheme that steered $2 billion in trades in exchange for drugs, ...

Google sued by employee for confidentiality policies that 'muzzle' staff - ARNnet

A product manager at Google has sued the company for its allegedly illegal confidentiality agreements, policies and practices that among other things prohibit employees from speaking even internally about illegal conduct and dangerous product defects ...

Google sued by employee over internal “spying program” - The Drum

A former Google employee is suing the search giant over what the suit claims are illegal confidentiality rules, according to a story on Computerworld. The program, called Stopleaks, suggests that employees need to report on “strange things” they see or ...

The 10 most damning allegations from the new Google lawsuit - Mic

A lawsuit filed on Monday by a former Googler going by "John Doe" paints an interesting picture of the tech giant's internal work culture. The complaint itself, fit with some colorful commentary — "Sunlight remains the best disinfectant. Google must ...