Articles Posted in Non-Compete Agreements

Late last year, Gov. Deval Patrick announced that he would back efforts to make Massachusetts non-compete agreements unenforceable in employment law.
This could be a major blow to businesses if such a measure is ultimately passed by the state legislature because non-compete agreements protect the enormous investments that companies make in personnel.Other states, like California, have already severely limited the enforceability of non-compete agreements.

Advocates for reform say that the agreements serve only to inhibit competition and stifle individual career growth.
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