RECORDED WEBINAR: Restraints of Trade Clauses - Ensuring Enforceability

Tuesday 13th October 2015
Duration: approx. 2 hours
 
A key issue in restraint of trade clauses is ensuring their enforceability. If not correctly drafted they may be unenforceable and the cost to your business may be substantial.
This session is about risk management and drafting for enforceability:
  • Negotiating a restraint of trade clause – just what is to be restrained?
  • What is a recognized business interest that can be subject of restraint?
  • What are the essential requirements for an enforceable restraint clause?
  • Liquidated damages clauses and restraint clauses
  • Ensuring restraint period is relative with position and access to confidential information
  • Ensuring prohibited activities are similar to current activities
  • Ensuring updating restraints commensurate with role of employee
  • Managing the exit subject to a restraint
  • Ensuring validity of contract containing the restraint
  • Fishlock v The Campaign Palace Pty Ltd [2013] NSWSC 531
This webinar is suitable for HR professionals, in-house Counsel and lawyers practising in employment law – Australia wide.This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.
 
PRESENTED BY: Trent Forno, Partner, Minter Ellison, Brisbane 
 
Trent Forno is in Minter Ellison's Human Resources & Industrial Relations Division. He has significant experience in all areas of employment law in both the public and private sectors and is regarded for his technical skills and commercial acumen.
 
Trent practises in a variety of industry sectors, including retail, energy and resources, banking and finance, government, manufacturing and construction.
 
As a leader of our Management of Injured Workers practice in Queensland, Trent is recognised as a leading workers' compensation and self-insurance lawyer who focuses on providing an integrated solution to a claim which incorporates any considerations surrounding the workers' ongoing employment.
 
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Product Code: WBHOCT15
 Price:  $242.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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