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I'm wondering if a work on compete clause will hold up? … read more
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I signed a non compete letter, in Feb of 2017, in the state
I signed a non compete letter, in Feb of 2017, in the state of Ga. I was then released in October of 2017. I was not given any additional compensation for signing the non compete. Can my x employer co… read more
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Tina
Tina
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I live in Illinois and I believe my employer had a non compete
I live in Illinois and I believe my employer had a non compete clause in the employee handbook. I don't remember the wording of said contract. Recently, a competitor of my employer has offered me a jo… read more
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I'm a personal trainer that lives in Tennessee and signed a non-compete agreement. I would like to leave the private personal training studio and work work for myself at another location. I'm consider… read more
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PaulmoJD
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Doctoral Degree
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I signed a non-compete as a salesman in Virginia in 2002.
I signed a non-compete as a salesman in Virginia in 2002. I was promoted twice and moved to Texas in 2004 as a manager of a specialty store (pump and power). I was forced to resign 23 Jul 13. My non-c… read more
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I live and work in Texas. I have been working for the same
I live and work in Texas. I have been working for the same company for the last 13 1/2 years. When I was hired, I signed a non-disclosure agreement that only identified non-compete while at my present… read more
Allen M., Esq.
Allen M., Esq.
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I live in Sarasota Florida and signed documents when I was hired at a spa. I was not given copies at the time. I was let go by this firm and applied for another job. When the employer called the previ… read more
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a family member was recently provided a non-compete contract
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I have asked the general insurance agency I am working with that I want to part ways and go out on my own. They now want me to sign a buy out and non-compete agreement. The contract I signed with them… read more
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In the state of Colorado, my employer is an IT outsourcing
In the state of Colorado, my employer is an IT outsourcing company being purchased by another company. At the original company, we had signed a non-compete/non-disclosure agreement which states that w… read more
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I have a niche business in L.A. county providing CPR and First aid training in a really unique fun, humorous, energetic way. I have an employee who was trained to provide this training in this unique … read more
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I signed a non-compete and the company went out of business
I signed a non-compete and the company went out of business seven weeks later. The president was hired elsewhere and has stated that the non-compete went with him. He advised when he shut down the com… read more
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My wife and I have lived in CA for 3 yrs, & are considering moving to NY. We are in NY now, but have not transferred our belongings here, nor are we renting or in a lease yet, and are considering movi… read more
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