US Rep Spartz sent a brief letter to the FTC raising concerns about the proposed rule to ban noncompetes.
Episode 20 of Fairly Competing is out! Join us to hear about the FTC’s recent proposed noncompete ban and enforcement actions and what to do about them.
Today, the FTC took the unprecedented step of proposing a rule that would essentially ban all employee noncompetes — and other agreements if they can be interpreted as a “de facto” noncompete.
Well, we now know what the FTC will do about companies using noncompetes: They are bringing enforcement actions against them. And, this is likely just the beginning.
In Part 2 of our tour of the history of trade secret law and developments since before Roman times, we pick up while Newton is inventing calculus.