All Items: Noncompete Agreements

  • California Employer Challenges Restrictive Covenant Use by Out-of-State Employers

    Date:
    July 20, 2017

    Veeva Systems, a California-based, cloud-based software provider for the life sciences industries, has filed a claim in the superior court of California against three competitors that use post-termination non-compete, confidentiality and nondisparagement clauses in employment agreements.

  • White House Urges Noncompete Ban for Certain Jobs

    Date:
    November 3, 2016

    The Obama administration has announced several steps to reduce what it sees as the misuse of noncompete agreements, including urging states to ban noncompetes altogether for certain jobs.

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News: Guidance for HR on the use of noncompete agreements to prevent employees from competing with the employer.