Tag Archives: Confidentiality Agreement

Employers Face Hurdles in Enforcing Non-Competes Against Lower-Wage Workers

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Employers requiring lower-wage employees to sign and abide by non-competition and non-solicitation of clients provisions may want to find another mechanism to protect business goodwill and confidential information. Courts across the country are refusing to enforce non-competes against lower-wage employees and now states are taking action to preclude these agreements. In 2015, Sen. Elizabeth Warren … Continue reading this entry

How Weak Are Employee “Nondisclosure Agreements”? The Answer May Make You Gag

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We live in a world of “leaking” and threats of dire consequences for the leakers. Does an employer have the legal means to prevent disclosure of information acquired during employment?  Likewise, can an employer seek legal redress for such disclosures?… Continue reading this entry