Covenants Not to Compete
Our lawyers have substantial experience negotiating, drafting, and litigating the full spectrum of matters involving restrictive covenants including non-compete, non-solicit, and confidentiality/non-disclosure covenants, as well as other trade secret and unfair competition related disputes. We represent and advise companies and individuals. We understand that for companies it is critical to protect your business. For individuals, we want to ensure that your current and future rights are protected.
These agreements can be very complex. We have significant experience both enforcing and challenging these types of agreements in court, often through temporary, interlocutory, and permanent injunctions.Our lawyers also assist clients who are looking to start a new venture or to hire employees that are subject to restrictive covenants, and analyze and advise clients on the risks of doing so.
We also have extensive experience advising and drafting including agreements containing non-competition, non-solicitation, anti-piracy, confidentiality, and trade secrets provisions. Our lawyers also advise clients on the creation of Georgia-specific restrictive covenants.
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