Texas is a blue line state when it comes to the enforcement of non-compete agreements.  What does this mean?  It means that courts can perform or rewrite non-compete agreements so that they are enforceable under Texas law.  What this really means is, the judge can rewrite the contract to a form that he or

                         

#3: The Judge Can’t Amend the Non-Compete.

Employers and employees always need to keep in the back of their mind that even if a non-compete is overly broad in terms of scope or duration a Texas court can amend the agreement to make it enforceable.  Texas is a "blue-line state" meaning a court