The Employee Online Privacy Act of 2014 will take effect Jan. 1, 2015, and it will apply to any person or entity that employs one or more employees. This includes state and local governments, as well as private businesses, and any agent, representative or designee of employers.

Read Chad Hatmaker’s article in the Knoxville News Sentinel online journal and in the November 2014 issue of the Greater Knoxville Business Journal.