When you work on legal issues for a company, either in-house or as outside counsel, you quickly learn that there’s a lot of ground to cover. From employment, operations, bylaws, litigation, to substantive issues, corporate counsel must be prepared for it all. FindLaw’s Corporate Counsel Center is here to help, with legal articles and news on topics that will help you support your business: Intellectual Property, Human Resources, Business Operations, Finance, Corporate Governance, and Litigation & Disputes. Our Law Library provides a collection of articles written by legal professionals for businesses about many different areas of substantive law. We also provide free access to a large archive of sample contracts from public companies spanning a wide variety of practice areas.
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Ensuring Fair Competition When A Former Employee Has No Restrictive Covenants: Common Law Protections for Employers
FindLaw's analysis of how to ensure fair competition when a former employee has no restrictive covenants, including common law protections for employers.
FindLaw's analysis of an Arizona Supreme Court that ruling favors doctors' rights by limiting how broadly non-compete agreements may be written.
FindLaw's overview of the legal discrepancy between the size of the land that the purchaser anticipates he or she will acquire under an agreement of purchase and sale and the actual size of the land that the vendor is able to convey.
FindLaw's anaylsis of the enforceability of non-competition agreements among various jurisdictions.
Letters of intent can be useful precursors to a finalized transation, but they can also have unforeseen legal consequences. With this article, FindLaw will provide you with guidance on how to protect yourself when preparing a letter of intent.