Non-compete agreements in the United States (sometimes called “non-competes”) are making a comeback, and they’re no longer just for top executives or salespersons. Just a few years ago, legal and employment experts predicted the demise…More
Alternative index funds are hot. While traditional index funds are tied to market-capitalization, or total-stock market value, alternative index (or, smart beta) funds have elected to weigh portfolios on other factors like volatility or global…More
Kleinbard business and finance partner, Eric Pritchard, writes a monthly column for securityinfowatch.com. His latest column – Legal Watch: So You Want to Open a Franchise… focuses on franchising in the electronic security alarm industry.
The Tax Court recently issued an opinion on an issue of significance to companies that are S corporations for federal tax purposes, that use some form of accrual method of accounting, and that have, or…More
Employers use a variety of restrictive covenants to protect their client and employee relationships, competitive interests and confidential information. These include non-compete agreements, non-solicit agreements and confidentiality/non-disclosure agreements. The proliferation of social media use in…More