Amazon’s Lawsuit and Non-compete Agreements for Executives

On March 21, 2016, Amazon filed a suit in Washington state court seeking enforcement of a non-compete agreement signed by a recently departed executive.1 Arthur Valdez had been serving as vice president of operations for Amazon and oversaw the companies’ supply chain and logistics operations but recently left to become the chief supply chain and logistics officer for Target.2 If … Continue reading Amazon’s Lawsuit and Non-compete Agreements for Executives