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Re: Question about non-compete clauses

In a message dated 4/15/00 6:10:02 AM Eastern Daylight Time, Chuckigo@aol.com 

<<   In Maine, non-competes have recently been ruled invalid, and as the 
 ownerships continue to consolidate, the options for a working professional 
 any field continue to narrow. >>

Not entirely correct.  The Maine law limits non-competes to the length of the 
contract.  For example, a radio station employee can't quit in the middle of 
a contract and go to work at a competing station, but at the end of the 
contract, the person is free to do so.

-- Dan Billings, Bowdoinham, Maine