Drafting Iron-Clad Non-Compete and Non-Disclosure Agreements in Virginia
About this Program
In today’s competitive business market, the success of a company in Virginia is directly tied to its ability to protect and retain human resources, intellectual property, trade secrets, proprietary information and client relationships. In this CLE program, labor and employment attorney Thomas Murphy teaches Virginia practitioners how to properly draft non-compete and non-disclosure agreements. By reviewing the major developments in Virginia case law, Mr. Murphy explains how to draft terms in the three primary areas of function, geographic scope and duration. He further explains the pitfalls of using boiler plate agreements, and provides useful drafting tips based on the size of a business and the duties of the employee. Virginia employment attorneys should not miss this rare opportunity to benefit from Thomas Murphy’s 30 plus years of experience in protecting the business of his employer clients through successful non-compete and non-disclosure agreements.
I. Business Realities
II. Scope of Restricted Activities
III. Recent Virginia Case Law
IV. Function, Temporal Restriction, and Geographic Scope
V. Drafting Tips
VI. Restrictions on Disclosure
Mr. Murphy was not afraid to give his audience information of a much more intricate nature than other lecturers. i appreciate this and feel that this course presentation exemplifies the level of analysis intended by the CLE codifiers. Thank You
Very informative and useful.
Mr. Murphy was excellent, course very helpful
well presented and very current
Excellent, clear presentation on this important topic. The advice regarding pitfalls to avoid was particularly helpful.
Great and very practical!
great speaker, great materials. Highly recommended!
Very good coverage of topic. Well presented and will be easy to remember.
informative and substantive
good basic review of noncompetes and fine drafting tips
Good seminar. Love the case citations.
All speakers should review this for cogency, and the strengths of preparation and organization. A lot of substance in a short amount of time.
Nice overview and more detail re caselaw than expected.
Covered the subject matter clearly and effectively.
Great general overview, very appreciative of the citations.
Excellent review of NDA and non-compete rules.
Nice summary good use of case law.
Excellent program, well and cogently presented. Highly recommended.
Good survey of the field.
As outstanding a presenter as I have ever had on Law Line.
I really liked this speaker
Truly an expert in this area of law.
Thomas Murphy is an excellent speaker and very knowledgeable with respect to the topic of non-compete agreements. An excellent presentation.
Best speaker I've had from Lawline.com. Tom Murphy is on a par with the best law school professors I had at Georgetown law.
The speaker showed a good command of the topic
Concise and straightforward.
Some of the best speakers I've listened to for CLEs
Very well done
informative with a great host speaker
Excellent material, speaker, and presentation.
A+ Mr. Murphy was excellent. He gave a very well organized and very informative CLE. An hour well-spent for anyone interested in Virginia employment law.
Very clear and concise, yet entertaining and amusing presentation. Simply excellent.
Mr. Murphy was a very good instructor.