Project

Covenants in Restraint of Trade, Report on (1984)

Project Status: LRC Reports
Project Contact: British Columbia Law Institute
Telephone Number: (604) 822-0142
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Overview

A covenant in restraint of trade is, in broad terms, an agreement that eliminates competition or otherwise obstructs trade or commerce. This project examines the difficult questions posed by the common law rules governing covenants in restraint of trade and makes recommendations aimed at striking a fairer balance between the parties to an agreement.

Keywords: covenant; restraint; trade; solus; goodwill; trade secret;
enforcement; overreaching; employment; contract; reasonableness;
covenantor; covenantee; public policy; public interest; horizontal;
vertical

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Reports

74. Report on Covenants in Restraint of Trade

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Backgrounders

Covenants in Restraint of Trade, Report on

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