Beyond the Basics: Best Practices for Restrictive Covenants

August 18, 2016 at 11:00am12:00pm

Standards for evaluating the enforceability of restrictive covenants are rapidly changing. In our next "Tips from the Trenches," Timothy Binetti and Brittany Kirk will discuss recent developments in restrictive covenant law and identify states with unusual standards for evaluating the enforceability of these common provisions, including:

  • Illinois law governing benefits and burdens imposed by restrictive covenants after Fifield v. Premier Dealer Services, Inc.
  • Unique state requirements for enforcing restrictive covenants
  • Impact of the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 on restrictive covenant litigation