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I am working in a retail store (store #1) and I want to resign to move to another retail store (store #2) selling the same things and purchasing from the same suppliers. There is a Restrain Period clause in my contract which commenced when I started working for store #1 and ends 12 months after I leave store #1.

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The restraint period stipulates "The employee undertakes during the restraint period not to directly or indirectly, on their own account or as an agent, partner, director, or employee of any other entity solicit of transact business with any of the entities with which the employee was materially involved during the employee's employment."

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

can you upload the restraint period so I can review the same?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
sure. give me a minute..
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

ok,

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Here is the file
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

I am unable to review it clearly as the fonts are not clean enough.

Can you copy and past it ore re-upload the dcoument?

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