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RiskTrends™ Podcast: FTC Bans Noncompete Agreements: What Employers Need To Know

Jack McCalmon, Leslie Zieren, Emily Brodzinski, and special guest, Brian McCalmon, Esq. discuss the new FTC rule banning noncompete agreements. The attorneys discuss the terms, exemptions, and considerations for employers, including what employers should do now.  

Here is a link to the podcast: FTC Bans Noncompete Agreements: What Employers Need To Know

(Total time:  18 minutes and 47 seconds)

00:00 – 04:21 Overview of the new FTC rule

04:21 – 09:42 How the FTC rule impacts employers

09:42 – 11:48 Industries most impacted by the rule

11:48 – 12:57 Non-solicitation agreements and the rule

12:57 – 14:55 Effects of the rule on employers

14:55 – 17:09 Best practices for employers

17:09 – 18:47 Closing


On the next podcast, Jack, Leslie, and Emily will discuss the new EEOC Guidance on harassment.

Jack McCalmon and Leslie Zieren have more than 60 years of combined legal experience, helping employers lower risk and improve employee relations in their workplaces. Jack McCalmon is the founder of The McCalmon Group, Inc. Leslie Zieren is the manager of McCalmon's Best Practice Help Line, a service that permits insured and other employers to call for best practice consultations on employment practice matters. Emily Brodzinski manages RiskTrends™. RiskTrends™ is McCalmon's proprietary loss database that categorizes settlements, verdicts, and other forms of loss on management liability risks, including crime, cyber, directors and officers, employment practices, child safety, and other risks. 

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