What happens to my non-compete agreement if I was fired?

Asked on July 18, 2015 under Employment Labor Law, Arizona

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

It depends on what jurisdiction that you're in. Some states do not enforce theseagreements, while others will not enforce them if the employee was not terminated for cause; still others will enforce a non-compete no matter why the employee was discharged.

To find out more, contact your state's department of labor or consult directly with a local employment law attorney.


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