USD School of Law Professor Orly Lobel Quoted in The Progressive about Non-compete Agreements

Professor Orly Lobel Quoted in The Progressive about Non-compete Agreements

Professor Orly Lobel

SAN DIEGO (April 16, 2020) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Warren Distinguished Professor of Law Orly Lobel, a nationally recognized expert on workplace competition, was quoted April 2 in The Progressive about non-compete agreements that tie low wage workers to their current employers. 

“Many workers, especially women and people of color who have suffered sexual harassment and other forms of workplace abuse, stay in dead-end jobs because they lack savings to support themselves during the period of no wages,” says Orly Lobel.

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Each year, USD educates approximately 800 Juris Doctor and graduate law students from throughout the United States and around the world.  The law school is best known for its offerings in the areas of business and corporate law, constitutional law, intellectual property, international and comparative law, public interest law and taxation.

USD School of Law is one of the 84 law schools elected to the Order of the Coif, a national honor society for law school graduates.  The law school’s faculty is a strong group of outstanding scholars and teachers with national and international reputations and currently ranks 36th nationally among U.S. law faculties in scholarly impact and 22nd nationally in past-year faculty downloads on the Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN). The school is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. Founded in 1954, the law school is part of the University of San Diego, a private, independent, Roman Catholic university chartered in 1949.


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