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1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Contracts and Employment Law for California on
Q: I was recently let go from the company I cofounded. About 3 years ago I signed a letter of integrity.

Can I get a job with a former customer or supplier or start a business? Here is the edited wordings - 5. NON Solicitation, Competition

Employee agrees for a period of 18 months following the cessation of employment for any reason, Employee will not solicit or attempt any business in... View More

Martin Ross Sances
Martin Ross Sances
answered on Mar 23, 2018

Unless you sold your business the non-compete portion of this agreement would be unenforcable in California. See

The non-solicit is pretty questionable as well, but I would recommend you speak with a lawyer before you...
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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Animal / Dog Law and Small Claims for California on
Q: bought a dog from a breeder at nine weeks old and now he is deaf in his left ear. can I sue the breeder for money back?

we bought a frenchie from a breeder he had a pimple like rash, she told us it was scratches when I asked, and bloody stool. ( we fixed that ) then we took him to get tested for hearing bc we noticed he didn't respond like our other dogs. the breeder tried saying I caused it, when the puppy was... View More

Martin Ross Sances
Martin Ross Sances
answered on Mar 23, 2018

Yes I would recommend small claims for this. Make sure you look at your contract for any language that says "as-is' as that may be a problem for you. Also make sure you have a hearing test from the Vet. Here's some guidance on small claims from the state court system:... View More

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