Written by attorney Melinda Garcia

California Further Restricts Employers Trying to Enforce Non-Competes

Companies that have headquarters outside of the Golden State typically have employment contracts that purportedly are governed by the substantive law of the state in which the enterprise is headquartered. California’s 2017 labor laws changed this and companies need to make themselves aware.

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The knowledgeable business attorneys at Garcia & Gurney, ALC, can assist business owners and shareholders in the Contra Costa, Alameda and Pleasanton areas understand the changing laws and how they affect California enterprises. Available to handle business law issues for all types of industries, these business law attorneys can guide you every step of the way. Services include entity formation, business transactions, and commercial litigation for enterprises in the Bay Area and beyond. To speak with a Pleasanton employment lawyer today, contact us by phone at 925-468-0400 or online. The information contained in this article is provided by Garcia & Gurney, ALC (“G&G") and is provided for educational and informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice or an offer to perform services on any subject matter. Recipients of this article should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any information included in this article without seeking appropriate legal advice on the particular facts and circumstances at issue from an attorney licensed in the recipient's state. G&G expressly disclaims all liability with respect to actions taken or not taken by the recipient based on any or all of the information or other contents in this article. This article not intended to constitute an advertisement for professional services or any other services. Nothing herein is intended to create an attorney-client relationship and shall not be construed as legal advice.

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