Clauses—confidentiality
Clauses—confidentiality

The following Employment guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Clauses—confidentiality

  1. 1

    Confidential Information

    1. 1.1

      In this contract 'Confidential Information' means:

      1. 1.1.1

        information relating to the business, management systems, finances, transactions and affairs of the Employer[ and/or any Group Company] including [price and cost information and statistics, discount structures, sales statistics, business plans and programmes, potential business opportunities, expansion plans, marketing surveys and strategies, research and development projects, business forms, contractual negotiations, lists and details of [customers AND/OR prospective customers AND/OR clients AND/OR prospective clients] and of suppliers and prospective suppliers and details regarding the remuneration of employees, their experience and other information relating to those employed or engaged by the Employer [or any Group Company]];

      2. 1.1.2

        trade secrets (including, without limitation, formulae, computer programs, processes, methods, inventions, technical data, databases, know-how, training techniques, marketing data, operating procedures, policies and practices and designs) relating to the business of the Employer