In Kansas, a non-compete agreement is a document that companies and businesses will use to guard themselves against unfair competition. Employers often request that new hires sign a non-compete agreement which would prevent them from working with competing companies for a given period of time after their employment within a specific geographical range.
Kansas Non-Compete Laws - None
Although Kansas has no laws that govern non-compete agreements, there are restrictions. In Kansas, no employer is allowed to impose a greater burden than what is absolutely necessary to protect their trade secrets and must be reasonable in time, scope, and geographic restriction.