Lauren Perales

As an HR Advisor at Zenefits, Lauren provides guidance and best practices to companies of all sizes with any HR and compliance questions. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and chasing her three dogs around.

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How long can an employer institute a non-compete clause in a hiring contract?

As an HR manager, you make dozens of hiring decisions every day. Some of the people you hire may inquire about the non-compete clause in their hiring contract. Non-compete agreements are primarily governed by state law. Generally, states uphold the enforceability of non-compete clauses, but the length of that enforceability varies from state to state, […]