Tag: FTC


FTC’s Proposed Rule to Ban Noncompetes May Have Significant Effect on Healthcare Industry

June 29, 2023

Via: HR Hero

Earlier this year, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a proposed rule that would bar noncompete provisions in most employment agreements. Among other things, the proposed rule would not only bar noncompete provisions in employment agreements but also prohibit such […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

HR Can Help Prevent Misappropriation of Trade Secrets

February 13, 2023


Nondisclosure agreements are one way to prevent the misappropriation of trade secrets. Employers can still use them after the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC’s) Jan. 5 proposed rule to prohibit noncompetes, but only if nondisclosure agreements aren’t worded too broadly. Simply […]


FTC proposes to ban non-compete clauses

January 17, 2023

Via: HRD America

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has proposed a new rule that would ban employers from imposing non-compete clauses on their employees. A non-compete clause, as defined by the FTC, is a contractual term between an employer and a worker that […]