Will Employers Soon Use GPS to Catch FMLA Abuse? | Franczek Radelet P.C. – JDSupra

Thanks to Kevin Pomfret for passing this one along:

By Franczek Radelet P.C., JDSUPRA, July 25, 2011

Earlier this week, the folks at the Texas Employment Law Update highlighted a case before the U.S. Supreme Court in which the high court will consider whether law enforcement’s placement of a GPS devise on a suspect’s vehicle without a warrant constitutes an unlawful search in violation of the Fourth Amendment. This case led the authors to wonder aloud whether an employer might surrepticiously use GPS to track an employee who is suspected of abusing leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). …

For full text of the article, via Will Employers Soon Use GPS to Catch FMLA Abuse? | Franczek Radelet P.C. – JDSupra.

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