This excerpt taken from the ATVI 10-Q filed Nov 10, 2008.
NON-SOLICITATION. Throughout my employment by the Company and for a period of one (1) year from the termination or expiration of my employment for any reason whatsoever, I agree not to, either alone or jointly, with or on behalf of others, directly or indirectly, whether as principal, partner, agent, shareholder, director, employee, consultant or otherwise: (a) offer employment to, or directly or indirectly solicit the employment or engagement of, or otherwise induce or entice away from the employment or engagement of Company or any affiliated entity, either for my own account or for any other person, firm or company, any employee or consultant who was employed or engaged by Company or any such affiliated entity during the term of my employment, whether or not such employee or consultant would commit any breach of his or her contract of employment or consulting arrangement by reason of his or her leaving the service of Company or any affiliated entity; or (b) directly or indirectly solicit, induce or entice any client, customer, contractor, licensor, agent, partner or other business relationship of Company to terminate, discontinue, renegotiate or otherwise cease or modify their relationship with Company. I expressly acknowledge and agree that the restrictions contained in this paragraph are reasonably tailored to protect Companys confidential information and trade secrets, and are reasonable in all circumstances in scope, duration and all other respects. It is expressly agreed by the parties that if for any reason whatsoever any one or more of such restrictions shall (either taken by itself or
themselves together) be adjudged to go beyond what is reasonable in all circumstances for the protection of the legitimate interests of Company, the parties agree that the prohibitions shall be in effect and upheld to the fullest extent permissible under applicable laws.
This excerpt taken from the ATVI 10-K filed Jun 14, 2007.
16.6 Non-solicitation. Neither Publisher nor any of its affiliates, by itself, its officers, employees or agents, or indirectly, shall during the Term, induce or seek to induce, on an individually targeted basis, the employment or the engagement of the services of, any employee of the SCE Company or any of its Affiliates, whose services are (a) specifically engaged in product development or directly related functions or (b) otherwise reasonably deemed by his or her employer to be of material importance to the protection of its legitimate business interests, and (c) with whom Publisher or any of its affiliates shall have had contact or dealings during the Term. The foregoing provisions shall continue to apply for a period of 12 months after this Agreement expires or is terminated.