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The Key To Ensuring Your Non-Compete Agreement Is Enforceable
There's nothing worse for a corporate client than to discover after a key employee has left that the enforceability of its non-compete agreement is questionable. It happens all the time.  These clients are surprised to learn that a blanket non-compete prohi...

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Venue Clauses are Unenforceable
Hello, dear readers!  Where have I been, you ask?  WORKING!  Plus, it's summer, and I'm a slacker when it's summer (Michigan had a rough winter, so pardon me for not wanting to be parked in front of a computer when the sun actually makes an appearance).  Bu...

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Business Development: Don't be an Introvert
My new favorite topic is business development.  I am driving just about everyone I know crazy (sorry, honey!) because it's basically all I talk about.  True, I haven't written about it since this post  back in March, but that's because rather than write abo...

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Judicially Imposed Non-Competes
Yes, you read that right. Judges impose non-competes on people who never bargained for one. Usually,
it's to punish a defendant for bad behavior. Consider the client who - in the middle of the night and after his
employment terminated - used the key he forg...

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I Don't Want To Be An Employee Anymore
I have been MIA lately, I know.  You see, when things happen in life that rock your world, it's time to stop, take stock, and re-group.  That's what I've been doing. The "thing" that rocked my world may not seem Earth-shattering to some, but to me, it compl...

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Cents, Peppercorns, and Continued Employment ... a Lesson on Consideration
I'm happy to report that the Polar Vortex hasn't sufficiently paralyzed the courts to justify taking any snow days in the last week, so I've been a busy little beaver.  One of the things that I've come across on more than one occasion recently is "considera...

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Clients Behaving Badly
"The only thing I don't like about being a lawyer is the clients."  How many of us attorneys have heard that one?  I tend to disagree, for the most part.  I've had the great fortune of working for some really great people and organizations.  But they can't ...
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