Alert April 15, 2008

Goodwin Procter Issues Client Alert on District Court Decision Denying Preliminary Injunction to Enforce Garden Leave Provision

Goodwin Procter has prepared a Client Alert discussing the recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts in Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc. v. Sharon in which the court declined to issue a preliminary injunction to enforce a contractual provision requiring an employee to provide 90 days notice of termination of employment (a so-called “garden leave” provision).  The Client Alert is available here.