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May 25, 2017

Jim Hammerschmidt and Jack Blum Publish Article About Noncompete Agreements on

Jim Hammerschmidt, Principal and Jack Blum, Associate

Jim Hammerschmidt and Jack Blum wrote an article about the treatment of noncompete agreements by state legislatures that was published in Law360 on May 25, 2017.

The title of the article is: "Noncompete Agreements Under Siege At The State Level," and discusses several aspects of noncompete agreements such as complete prohibitions on enforcement, industry-specific prohibitions, low-wage employees, involuntary termination restrictions, notice requirements, independent consideration requirements, employee causes of action, and other types of restrictive covenants distinguished.

The article can be found on (subscription required).

Jim Hammerschmidt is Co-President of the firm, Co-Chair of the Employment Law group, and a member of its Litigation and Appellate Practice groups. 

Jack Blum is an associate in the firm’s Litigation and Employment Law practice groups. 


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