Every year, our legislature comes up with new laws or revises current laws. Employment laws that have an impact on both both employers and employees are one of the most common areas for new and... more
Oregon law imposes serious restrictions on employee non-competition
agreements. Unless certain severe conditions are satisfied, an
employees agreement not to compete with their employer after their... more
Im often asked how to negotiate a severance package. Mass layoffs are no longer dominating the news, but struggling companies are still looking to cut costs, often one or a few employees at a time.... more
Recently Non-Compete Agreement seems to be a hot topic raised by the clients in the office. Laws governing enforceability of a non-compete agreement is a tricky one by nature anyways.
In a nutshell,... more