Noncompete Agreements in Illinois
Learn how to protect your company from liability if it hires an employee who is subject to a restrictive covenant.
This topic will provide the information you need to prepare and enforce restrictive covenant agreements with your company’s employees. A thorough review of Illinois’ new noncompete legislation that goes into effect on January 1, 2022, will also be provided. There will also be an overview of other information you should know to maximize the protection of your customer relationships and customer information.
• You will be able to discuss income thresholds.
• You will be able to review the new pro-employee attorney’s fees provisions.
• You will be able to decide whether or not to hire an employee who is subject to a restrictive covenant.
• You will be able to explain litigation options for enforcing restrictive covenants, including emergency lawsuits for injunctive relief.