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I currently work full time for a Fortune 500 company and I have a startup idea and business plan in the same area I work . Is it illegal to register my own company while working for my current one?

Employment Contract will have a final say on this:

Without looking at the Employment contract you have signed we will not be able to provide a definite answer to your question. However, most companies have an employment contract which bars their employees to work for a different company (though it is your own in your case this...

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