BYOD: California Ruling A Wakeup Call
Posted: August 22, 2014 in BYO-, D.E.A.P., Enterprise Mobility
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California’s Cochran v. Schwan court case casts a pall over BYOD plans, but clear corporate policies can eliminate liability concerns. California, the land of sun and surf, has just dealt what some are calling a death knell to BYOD plans by way of a legal ruling set down Aug. 12 by the Court of Appeals.
The ruling in the case of Cochran v. Schwan’s Home Service has a lot of folks wondering if BYOD is dead in California, or at least severely crippled. The ruling holds that “when employees must use their personal cell phones for work-related calls… the employer [is] to reimburse them.”
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