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Do i have to pay under Liquidity Damage penalty?I moved to USA from Canada on H1B visa. My H1B holding company is in Virginia and i am in NJ. My employment agreement says these claus as a part of agreement. EQUITABLE AND OTHER REMEDIES. Employee agrees that Employer will suffer irreparable harm in the event that Employee breaches any of Employee's obligations under this Agreement, and that it is impossible to measure in money the damages which ...

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Non-Compete Opposite of UsualI do extensive work for my employer with respect to Workers' Compensation and Union issues in a heavily regulated industry. I would like my employee to compensate me in exchange for a non-compete clause for a period of one year, i.e.: no working for the Unions, regulatory bodies, etc. Is this possible?

1 answer  |  asked Jul 30, 2007

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