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Wendy Elizabeth Lane

Los Angeles Litigation Lawyer.

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  1. If I signed a one year contract with a non compete clause, after that year if I continue employment will that clause hold?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

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    Non-compete clauses are often drafted to provide that they "survive" termination of employment as well as termination of the employment agreement. However, in California, it is very difficult for an employer to enforce a non-compete against an employee. (While there are certain exceptions when a non-compete, I do not see any facts in your question which would lead to those exceptions. For example, it does not appear that you entered into a non-compete in connection with the sale of the...

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  2. When fillig an EEO complant should someone provide all proof and documentation to EEO investigator. Or wait to give to attorney?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

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    Whether you hire an attorney or not, you should turn all documentation over to the investigator. Many employees opt not to hire a lawyer because they don't want to share 30-40% of a settlement or judgment with their attorney.