FTC Proposed Noncompete Ban Forum

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05:00 PM - 06:30 PM GMT
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM ET
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CT

On January 5, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a proposed rule that would ban employers from entering into or maintaining noncompete clauses with workers. Questions abound regarding the authority of the FTC to create such a rule and the potential implications of its adoption in its current form or based on proposed alternatives.

Join us for a discussion of the potential impact of the proposed rule, featuring insights from lawyers specializing in antitrust, appellate, employment, executive compensation, intellectual property, and M&A transactions.


  • Overview of the proposed rule
  • Overview of the rule creation process
  • Transactional considerations
  • Labor and employment considerations
  • Intellectual property considerations
  • Executive compensation considerations
  • Takeaways for businesses

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