There’s an interesting study just out from Retrevo which shows that “32 percent of people surveyed says they’ve posted something online that they’ve regretted. Of that number, 3 percent say it ruined their marriage or relationship with someone, and 6 percent say it caused problems at work or home.”
Many lawyers have found themselves in hot water for their social media exploits – with clients, the court, or their State Bar. At least this study suggests we are not alone.
If you are interested in this topic, here is a link to an article with a nice visual of the study results.