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That Delaware choice of law provision might not save your non-compete, at least when California is involved

Last week, the Delaware Chancery Court in Ascension Insurance Holdings, LLC v. Underwood refused to grant injunctive relief to a Delaware company seeking to enforce a non-compete agreement against a California resident.  In that case, Mr. Underwood, a California resident, participated in a sale of business assets and their associated goodwill to the Delaware company.  … Continue Reading

Additional Costs To Consider When Terminating Employees in China

As previously reported here, employers in China must consider several costs when making employment termination decisions.  In addition to severance pay as previously noted, employers should consider: accrued but unused statutory vacation days as well as compensation for non-compete obligations.  Accrued But Unused Statutory Vacation Days In China, employers are required to pay daily salary … Continue Reading