Chapter 16: Special Journals: Sales and Cash Receipts
Chapter 16 Study Plan
Chapter 16, Section 1, The Sales Journal
Chapter 16, Section 2, The Cash Receipts Journal
Extend: A Matter of Ethics
Chapter 16: Working for a Competitor, p. 427
- Many U.S. companies require key employees to sign non-compete agreements to
protect trade secrets and prevent former employees from working for their competitors.
Some non-compete agreements prevent former employees from continuing to work in
the same industry when they leave their position.
- Using your favorite search engine, research non-compete agreements.
- Write a report describing the purpose and legality of non-compete agreements.
Explain how they are used and enforced. Describe the penalties of a breached non-compete
- How do you feel about the restrictions of a non-compete agreement? Would you
sign a non-compete agreement as a condition of employment? Why or why not?