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Is My Non Compete Agreement Valid In California?

Our Los Angeles Employment Law Attorneys Discuss Non-Compete Agreements in California

For the majority of situations, non compete agreements are illegal in California. The state encourages open competition and wants employees to have flexibility when leaving an employer. However, there are certain exceptions, including the sale of assets and the sale of the goodwill of a company. At Yadegar, Minoofar & Soleymani LLP, our attorneys will help you determine the validity of your non compete agreement, discuss the illegality of non compete agreements in California and highlight the narrow exceptions to this rule.