New Rules for Noncompetes: What Chicago Businesses Need to Know
The Chicago Architect Blog posted an article by Partner Joel Rice and Associate James Hux.
The duo offered insight on how to develop and protect a client base as an architectural firm.
Many architectural firms have now entered into noncompete agreements with their employees to protect their client relationships and confidential information.
As a practical matter, noncompete agreements can encompass a number of protections designed to prevent a former associate from engaging in competitive conduct.