What happens when an NDA is broken?

Non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) are contracts that prohibit employees from disclosing certain information about their place of work. These agreements are often put in place to protect essential trade secrets and…

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Understanding unfair trade practices

North Carolina law about unfair trade practices is dense, complex and changing. However, if you or your business suffered financial damages because of a third party's unfair practices, you may…

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What happens when a person breaks an NDA?

Nondisclosure agreements (NDAs) prevent employees from taking valuable trade secrets and giving them to competing businesses. They can also be used to prevent former workers from speaking disparagingly about an…

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When a noncompete clause is enforceable

Both employers and employees sometimes hold mistaken beliefs about noncompete clauses in contracts. Perhaps the most common one is that these clauses are not enforceable. North Carolina does favor the…

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