USD School of Law Professor Orly Lobel Referenced in Forbes Article

Professor Lobel Referenced in Forbes Article

Orly Lobel

SAN DIEGO (September 10, 2018) University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Orly Lobel’s much acclaimed book, Talent Wants to be Free: Why We Should Learn to Love Leaks, Raids, and Free Riding (Yale University Press, 2013), was referenced in Forbes article, “Massachusetts Passes Non-Compete Reform,” written by Michael B. Arthur.

The state of Massachusetts’ recent passing of non-compete legislation reform, which goes into effect October 1, 2018, is a loss for companies because they can no longer prevent employees from moving to their competitors. Arthur writes, “Her (Lobel) fundamental point is that financial investment in innovation creates human capital investment, and increases the overall talent in an economic system.” He continues, “In turn, your choice of where to invest your own talent contributes to the effectiveness of that system.”

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