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Blue-pencil doctrine

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The blue-pencil doctrine is a

[d]octrine prevailing in some states requiring that courts delete provisions of a non-compete contract that render it overbroad or otherwise defective, retaining the enforceable subset of the contract.[1]

References Edit

  1. Non-Compete Contracts: Economic Effects and Policy Implications, at 14.

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