"You don't need to explicit threaten or send a cease and desist letter. Companies just remind you that you have a non-compete contract, etc.
It works better on younger people or those with less options. And in Hawaii that is an issue because if…"
"Hey John - Happy to see you back on TechHui. Thank you for sharing your situation 10 years ago. Reading about this here and on Civil Beat has been an education. I would think that in a tech community as small as ours, a company that makes a…"
"Non-competes are particularly bad given Hawaii's location. For example, I had to move to the mainland 10 years ago due to a non-compete. All in all, it worked out over time as I went to SF, but non-competes regularly have a terrible impact on…"