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Non-Compete Agreement Enforceability

Is my business Non-Compete Agreement Enforceable? Non-compete agreements in Florida depend on a variety of circumstances, but may be enforced by the employer when the courts view the terms as reasonable with regard to time, geographical area, and legitimate business interest of the employer as defined by Florida statute. According to Florida Statute 542.335, no less […]

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Enforceability of Non-Compete Agreements

Although for many years, Florida courts frowned upon contracts between businesses and their employees that restrained an employee’s right to later work for a competitor, Florida law has recognized for over a decade a business’ right to do so by agreement, provided the restriction is reasonable in time, area, and line of business. However, the […]

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