Sen. Brownsberger to speak on banning non-compete agreements

We share this invitation to a breakfast briefing on April 1 featuring Senator Brownsberger discussing his legislation, Docket 809, to ban non-competition agreements in Massachusetts. You may register to attend here.

Senate Docket 809: What Would It Mean for Massachusetts Businesses?

Senate Docket 809 would prohibit the use of non-compete agreements in Massachusetts. This legislation, sponsored by Senator William Brownsberger, would ban non-compete agreements that are entered into after the bill becomes law.

Preti Flaherty is pleased to begin a series of briefings on emerging issues for Massachusetts businesses.  Please join us for a Breakfast Briefing with State Senator William Brownsberger and New England Venture Capital Association Executive Director C.A. Webb.  Senator Brownsberger will discuss his reasons for sponsoring this legislation and its prospects for the current legislative session.  Ms. Webb will detail why the venture capital industry supports the bill and the effect she believes it will have on the business community.

Event Details
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Preti Flaherty, 60 State Street, Suite 1100, Boston, Massachusetts
7:45 AM  Registration and Breakfast
8:15 – 9:30 AM  Program

There is no cost to attend this event, however, registration is required and seating is limited.


Contact Suzanne Pierce with questions at 207.791.3142 or


Senator Will Brownsberger is a Massachusetts State Senator representing the Second Suffolk and Middlesex Districts and serves as Chair of the Joint Committee on the Judiciary, Vice Chair of the Joint Committee on Ethics, and is a member of the Senate Ways and Means Committee, the Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government, and the Joint Committee on Election Laws.

C.A. Webb is the Executive Director of the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA).  As a group of investors from firms that range from small to large, NEVCA members share a common goal:  to maintain a vibrant venture capital community in New England that helps keep the thriving startup ecosystem strong.