How safe are non- compete agreements?

Robertson, Scott
May 2010
American Agent & Broker;May2010, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p50
The article focuses on the safety of non-competition agreements such as anti-piracy clauses and infringement of trade secret in the U.S. It mentions that non-competition clauses aim to prevent agents from taking their accounts with them as they leave the insurance agency. According to business attorney Neil J. Ticker, courts do not enforce non-compete agreements and will sanction agency owners for pursuing legal action against producers who take business with them.


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