Legal considerations for going independent

13 June 2022 by National Bank Independant Network
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How to successfully navigate legal issues

You’ve been exploring the possibility of going independent. It sounds like a good option for you. But the thought of breaking away from your current employer raises legal concerns: What are my obligations to my current employer? Can I bring clients with me? What other legal issues should I be aware of?

Many variables can impact your transition from employee to entrepreneur. The good news is that the right preparation will help you to navigate them. Business Builder spoke about the topic with Voula Michaelidis, a partner with Grosman Gale Fletcher and Hopkins LLP who specializes in employment law. Here are some key points from our conversation:

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