25 02, 2017

Utah Non-compete Study Results Now Available | No Further Legislative Action in 2017

By | February 25th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

No Further Legislative Action to be taken in 2017 Utah General Legislative Session SALT LAKE CITY (February 25, 2017) – Yesterday, the Salt Lake Chamber in collaboration with a working group of legislators and members of the business community, released the findings from a study conducted in response to the passage of H.B. 251, post-employment [...]

21 09, 2016

Non-Compete Agreement Open Houses

By | September 21st, 2016|Policy|0 Comments

This past session the Legislature acted to limit non-compete agreements. Many of you have expressed your continued concern with this legislation (H.B. 251) and we want to provide you an update on this issue. We continue to actively work to preserve reasonable and responsible uses of non-compete agreements. This remains an important issue for the Chamber's [...]

1 03, 2016

HB 251 Non-Compete Issue Snapshot

By | March 1st, 2016|Blog, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, Policy|0 Comments

The Utah Legislature is considering multiple pieces of legislation, which address the issue of post-employment restrictions in employer/employee contracts. Specifically, H.B. 251- Post-Employment Restrictions Amendments has gained the most attention and engagement from Utah’s business community. What does H.B. 251 do and what is the Sponsor trying to accomplish? The Sponsor, Rep. Mike Shultz, desires to ban [...]