Biden Issues Executive Order Seeking Non-Compete Reform
Employment Law Alert
July 23, 2021
By: Kimberly B. Malerba, Esq.
By: Kassandra Polanco, Esq.
On July 9, 2021, President Biden issued an Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy which, among other things, seeks to curtail the use of non-compete agreements on the federal level. The Order advocates for a fair, open and competitive marketplace and highlights the Biden Administration’s focus on the ability of Americans to maintain the economic freedom to switch jobs and negotiate higher wages. The Order also expresses an aversion towards “unfair” non-compete agreements. Although….Read more here.