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Buying or Selling a Business? Don’t Forget to Consider Employment and Non-compete Agreements.

The decision to sell a company involves many considerations. One important – but often overlooked – consideration is the value that should be derived from having enforceable employee and non-compete agreements. However, all too often, due diligence fails to critically assess the enforceability or transferability of non-compete restrictions. As discussed below, the value of the … Continue Reading

Mergers & Acquisitions: Don’t Forget About Employee Compliance with Nondisclosure Agreements

The cornerstone of merger and acquisitions – the buying and selling of all or part of a business – is the non-disclosure agreement. And similar to the critical role a cornerstone has in building a foundation, the nondisclosure agreement also serves as the reference point for completing a business transaction.  However, a recent lawsuit filed … Continue Reading
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