Should Facebook Be Banned from Work? - Defamation, Served Facebook-Style

By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2008-04-09 Print this article Print

Drakos said Facebook should be banned because employees can publish content that is defamatory or that even breaches third-party copyright agreements.


Facebook is a wildly popular social network, with more than 68 million users and counting. But is Facebook chewing up too much of corporate employees' time? Are employees risking their companies' intellectual property by using Facebook? During a debate at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2008 on April 7, Gartner analyst Nikos Drakos argued that Facebook should be banned, while Gartner's Ray Valdes defended the social network.


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