In, Julie Levinson Werner, partner in the firm’s Employment Counseling & Litigation group, discusses how curbing employment noncompete agreements affects worker mobility and economic growth. Werner says, “If you look at New York City, if you look at Austin, Texas, if you look at Miami, there’s a vibrant startup community in all three of these locations, and they all have clearly established laws protecting the enforcement of noncompetes in the appropriate circumstances. And it has not hindered development in those areas.”