From: Jim Thompson
Subject: Re: Who owns your mind?
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Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2002 14:49:21 GMT
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On Thu, 28 Nov 2002 14:24:32 GMT,
Spehro Pefhany ,
In Newsgroup: sci.electronics.design,
Entitled: "Re: Who owns your mind?",
Wrote the following:
|On Thu, 28 Nov 2002 07:42:17 GMT, the renowned "Mike"
|>"Sir Charles W. Shults III" wrote in message
|>> Most companies make it sound as if you had better bag groceries, paint
|>> houses, or wash cars if you leave them. Absolutely not!
|>Depends on the contract you signed...
|I think in at least some jurisdictions a contract that makes it
|effectively impossible for you to earn a living in your field would be
|illegal, and thus unenforceable.
Arizona just passed a law, primarily aimed at talk show hosts and
DJ's, but pretty much applicable across the board, voiding non-compete
contracts (as far as working in your field in the same marketplace).
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