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Non-Compete Agreement

Non-Compete Agreement form

A Non-Compete Agreement is a document used to protect employers from partners, employees, contractors, and others who have access to their business secrets and practices using this access to leave a company and start their own competing business in the same industry. Non-competitive agreements are most often used in highly competitive industries such as technology development, sales, and marketing.

Common situations that require the use of a non-competitive agreement include the following:

Prenuptial Agreement

A Prenuptial Agreement is a contract entered into between two people who are about to marry. It sets out how assets will be distributed in the event of divorce or death. It can also be used to address other important matters to the couple about to be married such as rights to future spousal support, etc.

Premarital Agreement

Premarital Agreement is binding legal contract between you and the one you intend to marry. Among the purposes people have in wanting such written agreements is to try to ensure that their assets remain theirs if the marriage fails, to provide that their assets, or at least a large portion of them, go to their children in the event of death, and to work out arrangements for matters that may become problems after the marriage. For some, it is a smart and practical way to acknowledge the fact that nearly half of all marriages end in divorce.

Purchase agreement

Purchase agreement is a legal document that outlines the terms and conditions connected with a transaction that includes the act of purchasing goods or services. Generally, the terms of a purchase agreement involve identifying specific conditions that both the buyer and the seller agree to meet and perform as part of the transaction.

Confidentiality agreement

Occasionally employees use confidential business information for their personal or financial advantage and may even disclose it to competitors. To capture in writing the employees commitment not to benefit personally from confidential information or improperly disclose it to others, use Form 9D: Confidentiality Agreement, Also called a non-disclosure agreement, a confidentiality agreement can prohibit an employee from disclosing a secret invention, design, an idea for a new website, or confidential financial information about your company.

Employment contract

Employment contract is an agreement to the terms and conditions of employment – agreed by both the employer and employee. In principle, a contract is created as soon as a person agrees to work for the employer whom may have previously outlined the conditions of employment.

Employers and employees are free to negotiate and agree on the terms and conditions of employment (with reference to a company’s own system of compensation and benefits) provided that these terms do not violate the provisions of the Employment Ordinance (EO). If in doubts, they should consult legal advice.

Commercial Lease Agreement

Commercial Lease Agreement

Commercial lease agreement is required if you want to rent commercial real estate, such as an office, store, warehouse etc., to others, it is necessary to have the lease agreement in writing. It is important to remember that a business lease is not like a dwelling rental. You need the right form that helps you answer all of the important questions, such as: who is responsible for repairs, what the landlord can charge, and what happens when the rent is late.