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The Latest and Greatest Updates About Non-Compete and Non-Solicitation Agreements in California

Employers everywhere should be familiar with California’s strict rules against the enforcement of non-compete agreements and non-solicitation agreements between employers and employees. Practically speaking, the rule has always been that non-compete agreements are not enforceable. Similarly, non-solicitation agreements regarding the solicitation of customers are not enforceable, but non-solicitation agreements regarding the solicitation of other employees … Continue reading this entry

Federal Court Upholds Georgia Non-Compete Agreement

In H&R Block Eastern Enterprises, Inc., v. Morris (PDF), 09-11184 (11th Cir. 2010), a Circuit Court of Appeals determined that a non-compete agreement that national tax preparation company H&R Block used for its Georgia employees was enforceable. Here, former employee Vicki Morris worked as a seasonal tax preparer for the 2000 – 2005 tax seasons. Each … Continue reading this entry