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How IronClad Is Your Non-Compete Agreement?

In Virginia, employers who wish to restrict their employees from competing with them in a new job need to write restrictive covenants tightly and narrowly and should define all the key terms in their noncompete and nonsolicitation agreements carefully - or the courts will not enforce the covenants...

Business Court Dismisses Derivative Action Against Duke Energy

You might remember the derivative action filed against the board of directors of Duke Energy Corporation stemming from its 2012 merger with Progress Energy. It received a lot of publicity . The merger was concluded long ago, but there's finally been a ruling from the Business Court dismissing the...