This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS - See his portfolio and get alerts BEFORE every trade. Learn more NOW!

New Edition Of The Bloomberg BNA "Covenants Not To Compete: A State-by-State Survey"

ARLINGTON, Va., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  Bloomberg BNA has published the Eighth Edition of Covenants Not to Compete: A State-by-State Survey, delivering the information practitioners need to analyze, draft, and confidently litigate covenants not to compete and other restrictive covenants in the employment, partnership, franchise, license, and sale-of-business contexts.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120110/DC33627LOGO)

The Eighth Edition provides new insights and guidance on covenant enforceability, including expanded discussions of:

  • The temporal and geographic limits of enforceable covenants not to compete
  • Assignability of noncompetition covenants
  • Consideration required to support a covenant executed well after the commencement of employment
  • Protectable interests
  • The relief available for covenant breach, including injunctive relief and damages

This treatise identifies issues with significant splits of authority across the states, including whether the mere leasing of property to a competitor violates the terms of a noncompete clause where the clause fails to include language specifically prohibiting such action. Additional topics at the end of relevant chapters address hundreds of make-or-break issues, including:

  • Context characterization: service agreement versus employment context
  • Effect of dissolution of employer
  • Grace periods to cure breach not presumed 
  • Effect of entering into covenant in individual capacity

The treatise is published in cooperation with the Employment Rights and Responsibilities Committee of the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law. Section publications provide a balanced forum for the views and professional development of practitioners in labor and employment law. For more information on Section participation, please call the Section at 312.988.5813 or visit www.americanbar.org/groups/labor_law.html.

Covenants Not to Compete: A State-by-State Survey, Eighth Edition is authored by Brian M. Malsberger , a Bloomberg BNA Senior Editor and author of Employee Duty of Loyalty: A State-by-State Survey, Fourth Edition; Tortious Interference in the Employment Context: A State-by-State Survey, Third Edition; and Trade Secrets: A State-by-State Survey, Fourth Edition. The Board of Review Associate Editors for this treatise are David J. Carr , a partner in the Labor and Employment Law section of Ice Miller LLP, Indianapolis, Ind.; Arnold H. Pedowitz , who practices plaintiff-side employment law in New York, N.Y.; and Eric Akira Tate, a partner at Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco, Calif., who serves as co-chair of the firm's Employment and Labor Practice Group. This treatise is available for sale directly from Bloomberg BNA and is also available on the Bloomberg Law legal research system.

Bloomberg BNA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bloomberg, is a leading source of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals. In addition to Covenants Not to Compete: A State-by-State Survey, Bloomberg BNA publishes: Drafting and Enforcing Covenants Not to Compete, Employee Duty of Loyalty: A State-by-State Survey, Tortious Interference in the Employment Context: A State-by-State Survey, Trade Secrets: A State-by-State Survey, Wage and Hour Laws: A State-by-State Survey, and other titles in employment law. Visit us online for a free catalog, call 1.800.960.1220, or send an email request to books@bna.com.

Covenants Not to Compete: A State-by-State Survey , Eighth Edition, may be purchased (6,792 pp. Hardcover, Order #2043-PR12/ $695.00 plus tax, shipping, and handling) from Bloomberg BNA, Book Division, PO Box 7814, Edison, NJ 08818-7814. Telephone orders: 1.800.960.1220. Fax orders: 1.732.346.1624. A 10% discount is available on print copies of books when ordering from the website at www.bna.com/bnabooks . Please note that discounts cannot be combined.

SOURCE Bloomberg BNA

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Try it NOW
Only $9.95
Try it NOW
14-Days Free
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

DOW 18,288.63 +155.93 0.86%
S&P 500 2,117.39 +12.89 0.61%
NASDAQ 5,008.0960 +44.5690 0.90%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs