Tag: Texas Non Competes

Five Non-Compete Agreements Myths in Texas for Employees

The old saying “ignorance is bliss” may be true in many situations, but not when it comes to non-compete agreements in Texas.  Over the years, I have identified five most common misconceptions about such agreements from my discussions with clients, friends, and even other…

Is Your Non-Compete Enforceable in Texas?

Many a business owner has been tempted to save a few hundred dollars by using a non-compete agreement found somewhere on the web or bought from Legalzoom or the like.  The problem with such an approach is, of course, that every state has different…

Non Compete Agreements in a Sale of Business

Anybody who is buying a business – no matter how large or small – should consider including a non compete agreement or clause in the sale documents. For a buyer, such clause ensures that the seller does not take the proceeds from the sale and…

Is Your Non-Compete Agreement Hidden in Your Stock Option Plan?

Many employees assume that a non-compete agreement will be clearly titled so as to provide them notice that they are agreeing not to compete with their employer on certain terms after they leave. However, that is not always the case. In fact, a lot…