In this Non-compete Agreements video, Civil Litigation Attorney, Michael J. Hays explains that there seems to be a widespread belief among employees that they can’t be held to their non-compete agreements. Many times, employers believe the opposite, that their non-compete agreements are iron-clad. In both cases, these opinions often arise from almost no research or analysis.

In truth, the law regarding agreements not to compete, agreements not to solicit, and the related doctrine of trade secrets is intricate.