A teacher in the US reached a settlement with his former employer regarding an age discrimination suit. It was agreed that the $80k settlement should remain confidential. However, the teacher informed the court that they had to tell their daughter something. Which led the girl to post on Facebook (only to her 1200 friends):
Mama and Papa Snay won the case against Gulliver. Gulliver is now officially paying for my vacation to Europe this summer. SUCK IT.
This was seen by the court as a breach in the confidentiality agreement – no settlement, no vacation.
Careful, what you post….
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