Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Covenants not to compete, or “noncompetes,” are commonplace in the employment context. Although state laws affect the validity of particular restrictions, the widespread notion that courts never enforce noncompetes is misplaced. Courts frequently enforce reasonable restrictive covenants that are narrowly tailored to protect legitimate business interests. 

ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2017 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.