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The Globe and Mail | A Canadian federal ban on non-compete agreements is long overdue

April 24, 2024

The US Federal Trade Commission recently voted “to ban non-compete agreements, which limit employees from joining competitors after leaving their job,” writes law faculty member Matt Malone. “The rule, like one recently enacted in Ontario, will help elevate the wealth and bargaining power of American workers, enhance prosperity and spur innovation. The Canadian federal government should follow suit.” Read more