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June 7, 2017

Noncompete Agreements Under Siege at the State Level

James Hammerschmidt and Jack Blum

Compared with many other areas of labor and employment law, the law of noncompetition agreements has been relatively static with most changes coming in the form of court decisions addressing particular cases.

More recently, however, legislatures in many states have turned their attention to noncompetition agreements and considered significant procedural and substantive changes in how noncompetition agreements are used and enforced. Employers will need to stay abreast of this changing area of law and ensure that employment contracts are updated to keep pace with new developments, as the consequences of being unable to enforce a restrictive covenant against a departing key employee can be devastating and costly.

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July 30, 2018

The Divorce Chronicles, a New Podcast from Tracey Coates

Tracey Coates has launched a podcast called The Divorce Chronicles. Her goal in starting the podcast is to provide a “forum for smart, insightful & honest conversation for anyone who is considering or in the midst of a divorce.”

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EEOC Sues Maryland Private School for Reverse Discrimination

On July 30, 2018, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced a new lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Baltimore...

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