Monthly Archives: September 2011

New Momentum for Noncompete Reform?

This blog has reported on efforts over the past few years to enact legislation that would either prohibit or significantly reform the law of noncompetes in Massachusetts.  During 2009 and 2010, these efforts had stalled, for at least two reasons:  (1) several industry organizations had been vocal in opposing any change to the status quo; and (2) Governor Patrick’s administration had been unenthusiastic about reform.  As described here, … More