Mark Freel, a litigation partner in Edwards Wildman
’s Providence office, discussed the pros and cons of noncompete agreements in Providence Business News. In the article, "Noncompete Agreements Work, But Not for Everyone
," Freel said, "In the tech sector, it cuts both ways." According to Freel, if there is one mistake that companies make with noncompetes, it is usually making the clauses too long and restrictive.