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Non-Solicitation and Non-Competition Clauses: What’s the Difference?

Employees and employers are often confused about the difference between non-competition and non-solicitation clauses. While the aim of the two clauses may be similar, and although both usually deal with an employee’s rights and responsibilities after employment, the operation of the two clauses is different. A non-solicitation clause typically restricts or restrains and employee’s ability to contact present, past, or sometimes even prospective clients of the employer. Often it will prohibit an employee from contacting these clients for the purpose… Keep reading »