Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 21st Aug 2009 05:06 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y As it turns out, the relationship between Apple and Palm is even less amicable than we already thought it to be. Bloomberg got their hands on communications between Ed Colligan, then-CEO of Palm, and Steve Jobs in which Jobs made a proposal in which the two companies would promise to refrain from hiring each other's employees. Colligan, however, rejected the proposal, calling it wrong and "likely illegal".
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Employment contracts...
by memson on Fri 21st Aug 2009 15:40 UTC
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In the UK it is pretty common practice to have clauses in employment contracts that prohibit you from leaving and moving to direct competitors for a certain period after employment finishes. As such, I don't see this as an issue...

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