In July 2021, President Biden issued an Executive Order which encouraged the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to curtail the unfair use of noncompete clauses and other clauses that may unfairly limit worker mobility. The FTC recently proposed a new rule that would ban employers from imposing noncompetes on their workers and is seeking public comment on this proposed rule.
Click here to listen to the new ELA podcast where Susan Stahlfeld discusses the use of the noncompete clause, the FTC’s new ruling, and recommendations about what employers need to know and should be doing in response.
Employment Law Alliance & Miller Nash
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