Rights of Employees
Wyckoff, New Jersey Non-Compete Agreement Lawyers
Many companies require employees to a sign non-compete agreements and other similar restrictive covenants before hiring them or as a condition to keeping their jobs. These agreements require you to sign away or limit your right to work for a competing company after you leave your current job. They can be enforceable in New Jersey and New York as long as they are not unreasonable. However, they also can severely restrict your ability to find your next job, not to mention limiting your ability to negotiate a raise or promotion with your current employer.Employment Lawyers Who Represent Employees
Rabner Baumgart Ben-Asher & Nirenberg, P.C. represents employees in New York and New Jersey who have questions, concerns and disputes regarding their non-compete agreements. For example, we can review and explain a non-competition agreement that your company has provided to you to make sure you fully understand it before you decide whether you are going to sign it. We also can explain your legal rights and obligations under a non-compete agreement that you already have signed. Likewise, we can represent you if you are being threatened with a lawsuit claiming you violated your non-compete agreement, or if you already have been sued for supposedly violating a restrictive covenant with your former company.Hire an Employment Lawyer
Our New York and New Jersey non-compete agreement lawyers represent employees in New Jersey and New York. As a result, we are experienced at helping individuals with their employment law problems and disputes. If you need legal advice regarding a non-compete agreement or a similar provision in your employment contract, or if you are looking for legal advice about another issue relating to your job, please call us at (973) 744-4000.Facts About Wyckoff
The Township of Wyckoff is located in Bergen County, New Jersey. In 1771, it was part of what was then known as Franklin Township. However, in 1926 the residents voted to change the town’s name to Wyckoff. The name Wycokoff is believed to come from one of two Lenape Indian words: “wickoff,” which means “high ground,” or “wickok,” which means water.
As of the 2010 census, Wyckoff had nearly 17,000 residents. Famous residents of Wyckoff have included former New York Yankee shortstop and manager Bucky Dent, musicians the Jonas Brothers and actress Tara Reid.How to Get to Our Office From Wyckoff
If you need legal advice relating a non-compete agreement or another employment law issue, Rabner Baumgart Ben-Asher & Nirenberg, P.C. can help. We are conveniently located in Essex County, New Jersey. You can reach our office from Wyckoff by taking Route 208 South to the Garden State Parkway South. Continue on the Parkway until exit 154 for Route 46 West. Exit Route 46 on the right for Valley Road. Once you are on Valley Road, take the U-turn on your left to head toward Montclair. Continue on Valley until you reach Bellevue Avenue and make a right. Then you will make the first left onto Upper Montclair Plaza. Our office will be on your right. Please contact us online or call us at (973) 744-4000 to schedule a consultation with one of our employment law attorneys.