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Ellenor Stone on Insider Trading from Home


MMM Employment Partner Ellenor Stone was quoted in a New York Times article discussing the challenges employers face regarding confidentiality in the era of remote work.

Can confidential conversations even happen in the work-from-home era? Stone, who often works on sensitive personnel issues, says that if she knows someone else can overhear her, even at home, she will message the person she is talking with and create code words for the conversation — for example, “When I say Bob, I mean Brian, and when I talk about back surgery, I’m talking about Brian’s heart condition.”

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