Re: Fwd: Crossgain Fires a Quarter of Its Employees

From: Strata Rose Chalup (
Date: Tue Jan 16 2001 - 09:44:32 PST

I'm surprised that they're not taking legal action. There is precedent
(the disk drive case) for having the firm exercising the nocompete
options, in this case Microsoft, paying their salary for the remainder
of the restriction period.


"Robert S. Thau" wrote:
> To summarize: every employee of Crossgain (yet another software
> startup working on web technology they won't talk about) who had
> formerly worked at Microsoft was fired, with the possibility of being
> rehired after their noncompetes were over. This includes the
> cofounders and CEO.

Strata Rose Chalup [KF6NBZ]                      strata "@"
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