Many thanks to all the readers who've e-mailed me or posted links to my "dissenting opinion" in Fifield v. Premier Dealer Services. I'd like all of you to know I'm in the process of recovering. Your words of support and...more
What do Michigan and New Hampshire have in common, besides being two more states Mitt Romney couldn't carry?
They have proposed or enacted legislation that restricts the use of so-called "afterthought" non-competes. This...more
With the Supreme Court last year strengthening the case for the arbitratrion of non-compete disputes, count me in as one who is fairly confident we're going to see businesses utilizing such clauses more in employment and...more
I found a recent decision from the Court of Appeals of Kentucky to be somewhat interesting in its discussion of what factors bear on the issue of a non-compete's reasonableness....more
I swear I try to multi-task. But it's not easy. Running a law firm, being a husband, being a dad (!), tending to a completely out-of-control garden, and actually practicing law sometimes creates the perfect storm where I...more