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Wisconsin Supreme Court Applies Non-Compete Law To Invalidate Anti-Poaching Covenant

On January 19, 2018, a divided Wisconsin Supreme Court held that an employee non-solicitation covenant was overly broad and unenforceable under state law. In the decision, entitled The Manitowoc Company, Inc. v. Lanning, Case No. 2015AP1530 (Wisc. Jan. 19, 2018), the Court confirmed Wisconsin Statute §103.465, which governs covenants not to compete, extends to agreements...… Continue Reading The post Wisconsin Supreme Court Applies Non-Compete Law To Invalidate Anti-Poaching Covenant appeared first on Non-Compete and Trade Secrets Report.
January 31, 2018

Non-Solicitation Agreement Enforced in Wisconsin

There are so many stories about restrictive covenants being unenforceable in Wisconsin that it is refreshing to see a case where a restrictive covenant is enforced – especially at the preliminary injunction stage.   This week, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin granted a preliminary injunction in favor of BMO Harris Bank, … Continue Reading The post Non-Solicitation Agreement Enforced in Wisconsin appeared first on Non-Compete and Trade Secrets Report.
October 26, 2016