Typical industry practice today includes asking new hires to confirm they are not bringing, into the new job situation, any materials proprietary to a former employer. But Google went further than that and thought through the implications of Powers’ agreement with Amazon. More companies should do this at the on-boarding process. Don’t be satisfied with a boilerplate rep from the prospective hire, but ask her also to produce copies of agreements with prior employers. Then work through how any restrictive covenants are worded, and consider whether an “inbound noncompete” might be useful.
Two people were killed and 24 were injured in an explosion on Friday night in Dongfeng county of Northeast China's Jilin province.
UNITED NATIONS - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution on Afghanistan to pledge its continued support to the government and people of the Asian country.
Tung said at a meeting of the "Our Hong Kong Foundation" that the law will not impact the independent judicial power, including that of final adjudication, exercised by the judiciary in Hong Kong.
Two women from Chinese mainland hurt; passengers felt intense shaking on trip
Two years ago, 49 percent of those surveyed favored the death penalty for people convicted of murder, the lowest level of support for capital punishment in surveys dating back to the early 1970s.
UPDATE, 12:45 P.M. — Amazon is now denying the rumors of the Kindle Fire HD 7″ tablet
Twenty years ago Grace Chen became the first student from the Chinese mainland to study fashion design in New York's Fashion Institute of Technology.
Tyson Evans (left), deputy editor for interactive news at the New York Times, said he’s excited for Jeff Bezos owning the Washington Post.
Two dancers display their skills on the footboard of the E5 Dance machine in the finals of the 2017 China Electronic Game Super League in Wuhan, Hubei province, in November. [Photo provided to China Daily]