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Randy K Freedman

Bethesda Contracts / Agreements Lawyer.

Contributor Level 6
  1. I am unemployed and being sued for breach of a non-compete agreement

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Alan James Brinkmeier
    2. Thomas O. Moens
    3. Peter Michael Kaminsky
    4. Randy K Freedman
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    I sense there is a typo in your question whereby your statement "I am not being sued..." meant to say "I am NOW being sued. In that case, your current status as unemployed is irrelevant if your breached the Non-Compete prohibition after leaving the employer with whom you entered into the Non-Compete. That being said, and depending on the relevant state laws, Non-Compete provisions must be reasonable in both their scope (geographic, industry) and duration (length) of restriction.

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  2. Privacy policy

    Answered about 7 years ago.

    1. Donald W. Heyrich
    2. Randy K Freedman
    3. Peter A. Levitan
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    Assuming you are referring to a Privacy Policy that governs how you use personally identifiable information about users of a web site or service, many companies indicate that their online Privacy Policy is copyrighted, similar to a book or other written work. In that regard, verbatim plagiarism may violate another's copyright. Equally important, however, is the need to access what terms are appropriate for your business. Do you intend to sell or otherwise exploit user information such as...

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  3. Are there Entertainment Lawyers in the philadelphia area that practise Entertainment law for the music industry?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Marc Jacobson
    2. Ivan Jose Parron
    3. Michael Charles Doland
    4. Christopher R Kinkade
    5. Randy K Freedman
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    Many state bar association websites allow the public to search for members of that bar by legal specialty or area of practice.

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  4. Blogging CNN

    Answered over 7 years ago.

    1. Randy K Freedman
    1 lawyer answer

    Fair use is a doctrine in United States copyright law that allows limited use of copyrighted material without requiring permission from the rights holders, such as use for scholarship, review or news of overriding social importance (such as a presidential assassination or the outbreak of war). It provides for the legal, non-licensed citation or incorporation of copyrighted material in another author's work under a four-factor balancing test. These factors are as follows: -the purpose and...

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  5. I purchased a boat that was described as being in excellent running condition. It wasn't. Do I have any legal remedy?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Randy K Freedman
    1 lawyer answer

    A key question is if you signed a Bill of Sale whereby you accepted the item "as is". If so, the doctrine of "Caveat Emptor" (Let the Buyer Beware) may apply and the Bill of Sale arguably will supersede any prior misstatements of fact in the advertising. This doctrine states that a buyer can not recover damages from a seller for defects that make the property unfit for ordinary purposes, except if the seller overtly concealed latent defects or made material misrepresentations tantamount to...