I have a question - my employer shared one the most confidential information with my spouse which is against policy

Hi, My employer shared one the most confidential information with my spouse which is against my employers policy, I have all documentation which shows unknowing policy is voilated. Can I sue my employer? Thanks in advance.

Saint Louis, MO -

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Ronald Jay Eisenberg

Ronald Jay Eisenberg

Litigation Lawyer - Chesterfield, MO
Answered

You could consider a claim for public disclosure of private information but would face an uphill battle.

My comments are general in nature, are not legal advice as to your specific issue, and do not establish an... more
Rixon Charles Rafter III

Rixon Charles Rafter III

Litigation Lawyer - Fairfax, VA
Answered

Your are wanting to know if you can sue your employer for violating the employers own policy? I doubt it. That said, depends largely on what the information was and what if any privileges or duties exist between you and your employer.

NOT LEGAL ADVICE. FOR EDUCATION AND INFORMATION ONLY. Mr. Rafter is licensed to practice before the state and... more

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