Constitutional Court more flexible on non-compete clauses in employment contracts

In May, the Constitutional Court dealt with the possibility of employers to withdraw from non-compete clauses. This court has a more liberal view of the matter than the Supreme Court…

SC further tightens conditions for withdrawal from non-compete clause

The recent Supreme Court (SC) judgement marks a further tightening of conditions for employers who decide to withdraw from a non-compete clause negotiated with their employee. According…

Constitutional Court reversing the Supreme Court’s opinion on employer’s entitlement to a penalty under a non-compete clause

Less than half a year ago we wrote about a rather surprising Supreme Court ruling concerning the proportionality of a penalty under a non-compete clause. The case involved a sales…

SC on proportionality of penalty under non-compete clause in employment contract

The Supreme Court (SC) dealt with the case of an employee bound by a non-compete clause who terminated employment with one employer and the following month began employment with a…