non compete agreement

non compete agreement

Catbird gets $2M from new VC fund founded by ex-Terremark CEO

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Catbird, a 12-year-old business that offers a security software product for virtualized environments, has raised its first round of funding — a $2 million initial tranche from a new venture firm called Medina Capital Partners. The company started focusing on the problem of securing virtualized environments in 2007. Initially, it...
Catbird gets $2M from new VC fund founded by ex-Terremark CEO

Acer sues former CEO for violating non-compete agreement

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Acer has filed a lawsuit against its former chief executive officer Gianfranco Lanci for allegedly violating a non-compete agreement. Lanci left Acer last March after the company hit a rough patch and was recently named head of Lenovo’s operations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. “We believe Mr....
Acer sues former CEO for violating non-compete agreement

Former Kindle ad guru sues Amazon, alleges internal retaliation

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A former Amazon employee is suing the company over his termination, alleging that he was let go in retaliation for going over his manager’s head to bring internal attention to a latency problem that he believed would have “seriously jeopardized” the ad platform launch for the new Kindle Fire tablets...
Former Kindle ad guru sues Amazon, alleges internal retaliation

Apptopia gives app developers an exit strategy

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The mobile app boom has attracted legions of developers hoping to make it rich like Instagram or OMGPOP. But the reality is that turning an app into a profitable business is still a long-shot proposition. But at least now developers can get something back for the investment by selling their apps...
Apptopia gives app developers an exit strategy

Marissa Mayer Wants To Pay This AOL Exec Boatloads Of Money To NOT Work For A Year (AOL, YHOO)

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Yahoo wants to hire AOL's Ad.com CEO, Ned Brody, as its head of US ad sales. The offer is good enough that Brody has already resigned his position at AOL, Kara Swisher reports and AOL confirms. Here's the problem: Brody signed an non-compete agreement with AOL. Yahoo's solution, according to...
Marissa Mayer Wants To Pay This AOL Exec Boatloads Of Money To NOT Work For A Year (AOL, YHOO)

Mark Cuban leads $1M investment in app seller Apptopia

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When Apptopia debuted in April, it was a bet on the fact that there would be enough app developers looking to unload their entire app to a group of eager sellers. Now, three months in, Cambridge, MA-based Apptopia is doing solid business facilitating a growing number of sales. And that...
Mark Cuban leads $1M investment in app seller Apptopia

Amazon suit shows Google as public cloud threat

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Google Compute Engine may have launched less than six months ago but it’s seen as a serious competitor to Amazon Web Services. At least Amazon appears to think so. It just lodged a lawsuit against a former AWS sales executive who is joining Google, according Geekwire which first reported the news....
Amazon suit shows Google as public cloud threat
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