Breaking news on Wallstreet Journal Online today, AOL will fire 1/3 of work force.

That is devastating for Northern Virginia. It is also devastating for those individuals who have non-compete agreements with AOL and will soon be out of work.

Will AOL do the right thing and release these employees from their restrictive covenants so that they can support their families?

Only time will tell. In the meanwhile, let us know if you need to know your options as an AOL employee with a non-competition or non-solicitation agreement.

Lauren Ellerman
Lauren Ellerman

In 2011, Lauren Ellerman was named "Young Lawyer of the Year" by the Roanoke Bar Association for her work in the community. To speak with Lauren about your personal injury case, contact her at