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Clients turn to Chris Young to resolve complex commercial disputes , as well as for advice on risk management and alternative dispute resolution. He is adept at antitrust, admiralty, commercial, franchising, and products liability claims, among others.

Q.  Can two business entities agree not to hire each other’s employees?

A.  On January 11, an en banc panel of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania affirmed a trial court’s decision declaring that a no-hire provision in a commercial contract between two businesses was void and unenforceable under Pennsylvania law. Over the past 18 months,