Business Law

Non-compete Agreements – The Blue Pencil Doctrine

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By: C. Terrell Thomas, Jr., Attorney at Law Employers often ask their employees to sign non-competition agreements, commonly referred to as non-compete agreements. Up until late 2014, North Carolina law was quite strict in refusing to enforce such agreements in an employer-employee context. However, on August 5, 2014, the North Carolina Court of Appeals ruled that the parties […]

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Enforcing A Non-Compete Agreement In NC

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Enforcing a non-compete agreement is not as easy as one would think. Often the language can be difficult to enforce. Knowing how the courts view a non-compete will greatly influence the case results. Find out how North Carolina Courts will determine a non-compete case by reading this great resource from our Raleigh business lawyers.

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Non-Compete Agreements In NC – A Major Shift?

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Non-competition agreements, commonly referred to as non-compete agreements, are often requited from employers. In recent history, these contracts have been held up very strictly by the courts of North Carolina. Lately, there appears to have been a shift. Now, the North Carolina Court of Appeals has potentially decided to change the rules of the game to clearly benefit employers.

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Filing Scam Targets North Carolina Businesses

The North Carolina Secretary of State’s office has recently alerted the public of a compliance filing solicitation scam. The scam includes official looking paperwork from an organization trying to collect a $125.00 fee to prepare corporate records.

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