Noncompete Law

The landscape is rapidly changing for the enforceability of covenants not to compete. Noncompete Law is an essential and comprehensive resource for advising and counseling clients, and litigating covenants not to compete claims.
Publisher: Matthew Bender

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Print Book:1 volume, softbound
2024 Edition
ISBN: 9781663371942
Estimated: December 21, 2023
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The proliferation of multi-state and multi-national corporations, globalization and instant communication has changed and broadened the landscape for protecting business interests. The fluid and fluctuating job market also creates new and challenging counterbalancing issues concerning the freedom to enjoy the fruits of one’s labor. Moreover, the current avalanche of noncompete litigation and legislation is symptomatic of the confusing, disparate and often contradictory application of the law to disputes about the enforceability of noncompete agreements. Noncompete Law provides the practitioner and business advisor the tools to meet these changes and challenges by providing an in-depth understanding of the issues and a step-by-step process for resolving them.

•  Essential tool for practitioners asserting or defending covenant not to compete claims in this constantly changing and expanding business environment.

•  Identifies all the elements of enforceable covenants not to compete in an intrastate, interstate and multinational business environment; the variances in the law; the problem areas to avoid; and the tools to provide protection to clients and to enforce or defend such claims.

•  Includes drafting instructions, practice tips, and practical litigation and drafting guidance. State law distinctions are also included.

The Honorable William Constangy is a highly seasoned expert, bringing a wealth of practical insights and litigation-tested advice to in the area of restrictive covenants.

The 2022 edition ISBN is 9781663349866.

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Table of contents

Chapter 1: Noncompete History and Foundational Principles

Chapter 2: Noncompete Enforceability Factors

Chapter 3: Noncompete Related Restrictive Covenants

Chapter 4: Noncompete Construction and Reformation

Chapter 5: Noncompete Claims, Remedies and Defenses

Chapter 6: Physician and Other Healthcare Provider Noncompetes

Chapter 7: Noncompete Legislation

Chapter 8: Noncompete Trends and Emerging Issues

Chapter 9: Government Intervention and Regulation of Noncompetes

CHAPTER 10: Uniform Restrictive Employment Agreement Act