Employee Competition

Employee Competition


3PB offers a comprehensive team of members in this area who have extensive skills and experience in acting for both employers and employees. The team comprises experts in employment law and intellectual property.

Members advise and act upon urgent instructions and regularly appear in the High Court in relation to applications for freezing, search and seizure orders and other interim and injunctive relief, as well as appearing in trials, and providing initial advice, including drafting undertakings and covenants.

Chambers & Partners 2015 notes that “3PB boasts particular expertise in the enforcement of restrictive covenants”.

Areas of expertise include the following:

  • Restrictive covenants
  • Breach of contract
  • Confidential information
  • Copyright infringement
  • Database rights
  • Directors’ duties
  • Diverting business opportunitie
  • Fiduciary duties
  • Garden leave
  • Inducing breach of contract
  • Passing off
  • Team moves
  • Tracing

Injunctions and other remedies:

  • Delivery up, destruction, detention or inspection orders
  • Doorstep pillers
  • Freezing orders
  • Interim injunctions
  • Interim prohibitory injunctions
  • Preservation and inspection of property
  • Search and seizure orders
  • Springboard relief
  • Undertakings