Non-compete agreement Washington State
A non-compete agreement is covered by Washington State law and is a contractual provision that prevents workers from starting a competing business or going to work for a competitor after they leave a position. Non-compete clauses can be part of an initial employment contract or signed at a later date.
Seattle, Washington employees should be aware that there are earnings thresholds that must be met or the contract is void. There are other restrictions as well that may apply.
The Seattle employment attorneys at Mann & Kytle PLLC can help you understand your rights and restrictions under anon-compete agreement.