Terms of Employment: Delaware
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Jessica Sussman
- The Delaware Discrimination in Employment Act prohibits employers from discriminating in the terms and conditions of an employee's employment based on certain protected characteristics. See Delaware Discrimination in Employment Act.
- Delaware courts presume that all employment relationships are at-will. However, Delaware recognizes limited exceptions to the at-will employment relationship. See At-Will Employment.
- Delaware courts will enforce a noncompete agreement under certain circumstances.See Noncompetition and Nonsolicitation of Customer Agreements.