Non-Compete Bill Would Ban Controversial Contracts

April 10, 2014

The thriving tech sector centered in Boston and Cambridge is giving Silicon Valley a run for its money. But there’s one difference between Massachusetts and California that some say puts our innovation economy at a disadvantage.  Here we allow non-compete agreements that prevent employees from jumping ship to take a job at a rival company. 


  • Galen Moore is the editor-in-chief of BostInno.
  • C.A. Webb is the executive director of the New England Venture Capital Association.

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