9 October, 2015 - 9:24 am in data protection, privacy

Skype messages cannot to be monitored due to privacy

Privacy law prevents monitoring of employees' Skype calls and messages even in case of calls/messages potentially harmful for employers according to the Italian Data Protection Authority. But what will happen under the new Job Act provisions? Italian privacy…

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