Latest Developments in Drafting & Enforcing Non-Competes

17 May 2011 Web Conference Past Event

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Web Conference

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May 17, 2011
Non-compete agreements are often used by companies to keep a competitive edge and prevent key employees from leaving with confidential information and trade secrets, taking customers or clients, and even competing in a narrowly defined geographic region. Did you know that Georgia has new non-compete statutes? Did you know that Illinois and Massachusetts' legislatures are currently considering new non-compete bills? Join Foley Trade Secret/Noncompete attorney David Sanders for this informative presentation and learn tips to navigate the complex new laws that govern various states.

In this comprehensive 60-minute presentation, you will learn:

  • New and proposed laws in various states, including MA, IL & GA
  • Issues courts consider when analyzing non-competes
  • Drafting considerations for sales employees versus research and development employees
  • Non-competes sought after employment commences
  • Reasonable geographic and temporal scopes in local jurisdictions
  • Seeking injunctions or other equitable relief
  • How courts reform overbroad covenants

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Latest Developments in Drafting & Enforcing Non-Competes

Location

Web Conference

Agenda

May 17, 2011