Two Arguably Avoidable Things Led to the Huge Lawsuit Between Alphabet and Uber
This is the exact type of situation that necessitates the use of a nondisclosure/noncompete agreement. You would think that one exists in this case and would come into play in the lawsuit. To be effective, the nondisclosure agreement must be tailored to the specific needs of the employer and with a sufficient deterrence to prevent its breach. An overly broad, boilerplate agreement may be legally unenforceable. Florida has specific statutes that must be followed in order for an agreement to be enforceable in this state.