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Non-compete Agreements


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Items of consideration for Utah employers who have the desire or need to ask employees to sign non-compete agreements.

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Non-compete Agreements

  1. 1. Non-Competes in Utah Michael D. Stanger, Esq. November 5, 2014
  2. 2. Non-Competes Are Covenants not to Compete enforceable in Utah?
  3. 3. Non-Competes Relevance to buying/selling a business?
  4. 4. Non-Competes What kind of employees are the best subjects of a non-compete? • Special, unique, or extraordinary • Goodwill
  5. 5. Non-Competes Who should not be made to sign a non-compete? • No goodwill, ordinary, run of the mill • Physicians?
  6. 6. Non-Competes • Reasonable time limitations? • Geographic limitations?
  7. 7. Non-Competes Do I have to give additional compensation?
  8. 8. Non-Competes What does the litigation process look like for non-competes?
  9. 9. Non-Competes Are there alternatives ? • Non-solicitation • Nondisclosure/Confidentiality