New York Likely to Become the Latest State to Ban Employee Noncompetition Covenants

On June 20, 2023, the New York Assembly approved legislation that would ban noncompetition agreements in employment contracts. The bill, A1278B/S3100A, is expected to be signed by Governor Kathy Hochul, which will make New York the fifth state in the U.S. to ban noncompetition covenants in agreements between employers and employees. Similar statutes already exist in California, Oklahoma, North Dakota and Minnesota.

Read the full Alert on the Duane Morris LLP website.

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