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Social Signs

California recently joined Illinois and Maryland in prohibiting employers from requiring access to current employees’ and job candidates’ social media sites. Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law that will bar employers from asking for usernames and passwords for social media accounts or access to the accounts in the presence of the employer. The law also bans employers from punishing workers who fail to comply with a request for social media information.