Applying non-solicitation covenants

Ex-employee doing business with client who called
By Colin Gibson
|Canadian Employment Law Today

Question:

A former employee signed an employment contract with a non-solicitation covenant which said she couldn't solicit our clients if she left. She resigned and went to a competitor and we have now discovered that she is doing business with one of our clients. She claims the client called her. Does the non-solicitation clause still apply?

Answer: