What is A Non-Compete Agreement or Contract?
A non-compete agreement or contract is designed to prevent you from competing with a former employer. Wisconsin law and Wisconsin courts favor the mobility of workers. However, many employers will have you sign a non-compete agreements or contracts that restrict you from taking certain actions after your employment relationship ends.
In Wisconsin, in order for a non-compete agreement to be valid, legal, and enforceable, it must:
- Be necessary for the protection of your employer
- Have a reasonable time restriction
- Have a reasonable territorial limit
- Not be harsh or oppressive
- Not be contradict public policy
New Non-Compete Contract or Agreement
Review or Negotiation
In addition to sitting down with you and providing a comprehensive review of your non-compete as part of our contract review services, we also provide you with a realistic, straightforward understanding of the provisions that are not in your best interest, and your options. One option is the possibility that a more advantageous provision can be negotiated.
The attorneys at Walcheske & Luzi, LLC are experienced in negotiating contracts and agreements. They are skilled at crafting provisions that better serve you. Plus, they have an excellent knowledge of the delicate balance required during a successful business negotiation.
You will gain an understanding of your contract or agreement’s provisions, to learn about your available options, and to find out whether negotiation is the right step for you.
Existing Non-Compete Contract or Agreement
Contract or Agreement Review & Representation
Contact Walcheske & Luzi to receive a comprehensive review of your existing non-compete. Don’t take a chance, truly know what you have signed so you can avoid future misunderstandings, confusion, and conflict.
If your employer is claiming you have violated your non-compete, we will sit down with you, provide a comprehensive review of your contract or agreement, and give you a realistic assessment of your situation. Walcheske & Luzi can defend you against your employer’s allegations.
Your first step? fill out the free case evaluation form to provide us with the details of your situation.
We have assisted hundreds of employees and executives alike with reviewing and negotiating their contracts.
The Walcheske & Luzi, LLC Difference
At Walcheske & Luzi, LLC it is our pledge to provide open and honest advice, taking the time to listen, counsel, and advise. We will closely review your employment contract or agreement, provide you a full assessment and explanation of its provisions, and openly and honestly discuss your options and determine whether further negotiations or representation is needed. Tell us about your agreement or contract, we’re ready to help.
Check out our testimonials section, where former clients have described their past experiences with us.