Sample Non-Compete Clause

The following text should be used to protect the company when an employee voluntarily or involuntarily leaves the company. Before using this clause, please have it reviewed by your attorney. In the event you leave or are separated from XYZ’s employment, you agree not to solicit, either directly or indirectly, business from, or undertake with any customers serviced by you while in the employ of XYZ, or any other XYZ customers for a period of two years thereafter. In addition, you understand that, upon such separation, XYZ will have the right to send a letter to any or all of your former clients, advising them that you are no longer in the employ of XYZ and that their account has been turned over to another XYZ sales representative. In addition, you agree that you will not solicit, either directly or indirectly, employees from, or of, XYZ or any other XYZ employee for a period of two years thereafter. XYZ TREE SERVICE Date: ______________________ Date: ______________________ By: ______________________________________ (Name & Title) Accepted: _________________________________ (Name, Sales Representative)