NON-COMPETES ARE EVERYWHERE!
It appears that almost all employers are putting non-competition clauses in their employment agreements. More and more employers are making employees sign non-compete agreements to keep them from taking critical information like customer lists or trade secrets to competitors.
Read about the legal battle between the Pioneer Press and Star Tribune in Minnesota. Pioneer Press has gone to court to try to block former its former publisher, Par Ridder, from running the Star Tribune.