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November 8, 2016

DOJ and FTC Release Antitrust Guidance for HR Professionals

In 2016, in addition to knowing the ins and outs of labor and employment law, the federal government and its enforcement entities expect that you have more than a passing familiarity with antitrust law.

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October 3, 2016

New California Law Prohibits Choice of Law and Venue in Employment Contracts

On September 25, 2016, Governor Brown signed into law a new California Labor Code provision (Section 925) that is likely to have major repercussions for contracts with employees who live and work primarily in California.

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August 31, 2016

New Non-Compete Law Regarding Low-Wage Workers Passes in Illinois

A new law in Illinois prohibits non-governmental employers from entering into “covenants not to compete” with “low-wage employees.”

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August 19, 2016

NY Attorney General Schneiderman Declares “War” on Non-Compete Agreements That He Perceives as Overbroad

NY Attorney General Schneiderman announced agreements with three separate companies in three different industries under which they each agreed to stop utilizing non-compete agreements that applied to a broad range of their employees.

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August 8, 2016

Nevada Supreme Court Rules that Overly Broad Non-Compete Agreements are Wholly Unenforceable

The Nevada Supreme Court held that when a non-compete agreement extends beyond what is necessary to protect the employer’s interest, the agreement is wholly unenforceable and courts may not modify or “blue pencil” the contract to make it reasonable.

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August 1, 2016

Non-Competes to Stay in Massachusetts…For Now

This morning, Massachusetts woke up to what is becoming a regular occurrence: the legislature was unable to pass a bill limiting the use of non-competition agreements in the Commonwealth, although it came the closest it has in years.

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June 3, 2016

New Restrictions on Physician Non-Competes in Connecticut

A new Connecticut law significantly restricts the use of physician non-compete agreements.

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May 2, 2016

Trade Secrets Finally Get Federal Law Protection

On April 27, 2016, Congress passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 and sent it to President Obama, who has indicated he will sign it into law.

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March 31, 2016

Utah Enacts Post-Employment Restrictions Act

A growing number of states are tightening conditions on restrictive covenants. As of March 22, 2016, Utah has now joined their ranks with its “Post-Employment Restrictions Act,” HB 251.

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November 23, 2015

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Holds Uniform Written Obligations Act Does Not Allow Employer To Enforce Noncompete Unsupported By Consideration

Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that without valuable consideration, noncompetes are unenforceable.

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