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I have to sign a legal document with one of my clients in which it is stated that I should not do any similar business for next two years after termination of service. I am already doing a similar kind of business presently also. Please suggest. the point mentioned by the client is as below:

The said covenant may not strictly be enforceable since the same can be construed as being an agreement in restraint of trade, especially since the same relates to a period after the termination/expiry of the contract under consideration. Such agreements in restraint of trade are not valid under law and therefore cannot be given effect to. The excepti...


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