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The Challenge of Noncompetes

Noncompetition clauses are gaining traction once again as distributors try to protect the investments they make in employee training and development. But more cases involving these clauses are also making their way into courts around the U.S. This article examines how restrictive clauses are being used and provides best practices for implementing such covenants.

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  • Common issues with noncompete and restrictive covenants
  • Enforcement of restrictive clauses
  • Best practices to improve enforceability and compliance

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