Taft partner Daniel R. Saeedi was quoted in the article, "Taking Your Talents Elsewhere," published in the December 2021 issue of Illinois Bar Journal. The article discusses amendments to the Illinois Freedom to Work Act (IFWA), which outlines new limitations on noncompete and nonsolicit agreements between Illinois employers and employees. Saeedi provided insight on the recent trends of noncompete and nonsolicit covenants and the possible future of restrictive agreements as a result of these amendments.
Saeedi focuses his practice on issues relating to employment law and unfair competition. He represents clients nationwide in the realm of trade secret theft, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, and breaches of fiduciary duties. Saeedi counsels businesses on how to employ best practices and policies to better position themselves to litigate unfair competition claims.