Help! … My employee has privacy rights in the workplace

21/12/2021 12:30 21/12/2021 14:00 (Europe/Brussels)


ALTIUS’ employment lawyers, Isabelle TimmermanAnnabel Coopman and Mathilde de Foestraets will guide you through this versatile topic on the basis of a practical Q&A, whilst expert, Ms Catalina Lamarche, will share her expertise and experiences from the field as a DPO.

Some of the questions that will be answered during this webinar include: 

  • Can I ask a job applicant for a copy of his/her criminal record?

  • Can I subject a job applicant to tests?

  • Can I monitor my employees’ e-mail and internet use?

  • Can I read the content of my employees’ professional e-mails?

  • Can I monitor and follow-up on the e-mails of an employee on sick leave or on holiday?

  • May I collect data on race, origin, sexual orientation or religion to roll-out a diversity policy?

  • How can I prevent my employees from posting company-sensitive information on social media?

  • May I use information on my employee's social media to dismiss him/her for ‘just cause’?

  • What should I consider when checking the professional mailbox of an employee who leaves the company?

  • How long may/must I retain an ex-employee’s HR data?

  • What penalties do I risk incurring if I violate the privacy rules?


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From 21/12/2021 12:30
To 21/12/2021 14:00


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