We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

LeClairRyan

Five mistakes to avoid in drafting non-compete and non-solicitation agreements

USA - May 16 2013 Employers often seek business protection by entering into agreements with employees that restrict their business activities after leaving employment

Give me a break: what Virginia law says about employee meal and rest breaks

USA - January 30 2013 Most people have heard the phrase "there's no such thing as a free lunch," but the recent rash of cases across the country involving litigation over

The ADA and workplace drug testing: what are an employer’s rights?

USA - October 25 2012 An employee who works under the influence of drugs or alcohol at work may, at the very least, have diminished productivity and poor work performance; at worst, he poses a serious safety risk to himself and those around him

Decision holding Washington state’s anti-SLAPP statute unconstitutional could impact DC anti-SLAPP statute

USA - June 30 2015 Last month, the Washington Supreme Court held that state's anti-SLAPP statute was unconstitutional because it required trial courts to weigh

Beware inadvertent waiver of the attorney-client privilege through use of employer-provided computers or e-mail

USA - May 21 2013 Many litigators, aware of the pitfalls of electronic discovery, are careful not to disclose documents that may lead to the inadvertent waiver of the

Decision holding Washington state’s anti-SLAPP statute unconstitutional could impact DC anti-SLAPP statute

USA - June 30 2015 Last month, the Washington Supreme Court held that state's anti-SLAPP statute was unconstitutional because it required trial courts to weigh

Berwick v. Uber: small decision, uber-sized headache

USA - June 23 2015 In a somewhat unexpected, but not that surprising, ruling, the California Labor Commissioner, on June 3, 2015, issued a 12-page decision in favor of

Leclairryan's accountant and attorney liability newsbrief- Summer 2014

USA - June 16 2015 The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has held the Commonwealth may not compel a law firm to produce its client’s cell phone pursuant to a grand

What’s an exclusive territory?

USA - June 16 2015 The extent of a franchisee's territorial rights is the subject of Item 12 of the franchise disclosure document (FDD). One of the questions

The groundswell for paid sick leave

USA - June 16 2015 One of the biggest challenges facing employers today is how to ensure compliance in the perennially evolving field of employee benefits. In that vein