Safeguarding Your Company From Poachers


A reader asks: My business is in an industry where sales people and software engineers are often recruited by competitors. How can I protect my company from being raided?

Answer: Employers use what are called restrictive covenants to protect trade secrets and prevent employees from unfairly stealing clients and/or information. Courts heavily scrutinize these covenants so it is imperative to have a seasoned attorney assist you with writing one that will be enforceable under the laws of the state where your company is located. (Just missing a few words can create tremendous grief for an employer.)

Please see full article below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.