non compete

Non compete clause: valid in Dominican Republic?

non compete A non compete clause (also called “covenant not to compete”) is a clause under which one party agrees not to enter into any activity that could be considered as competition against another party. This is usually required by the employer to the employee, by a business to a consultor or among partners. The use […]

Signatures by counterparts in Dominican Republic

What are signatures by counterparts?   Typically contracts will be made in writing, on the basis that this provides a written record of the terms of the contract agreed between the parties. A Counterparts clause states that parties need not sign the same copy of an agreement and any of the copies can be treated as an […]