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Southern District Reaffirms New York State Rule That Non-Compete Covenants Are Unenforceable Against Employees Terminated Without Cause

In Arakelian v. Omnicare, Inc., the Southern District of New York reinforced a rule long followed by New York State courts when it held that an employee terminated without cause is not bound by non-competition and non-solicitation provisions of a … Continue reading

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Non-Compete Agreements with Former Employer Creates Liability for New Employer

This article will feature the implications an employer faces when he/she terminates an employee because the employee is bound by a covenant not to compete drafted by the employee’s former employer. The issue is especially relevant with employers doing business … Continue reading

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