Confidentiality agreement—arbitration
Confidentiality agreement—arbitration

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

  • Confidentiality agreement—arbitration
  • Parties
  • Whereas:
  • The Schedule
  • Part: Confidentiality agreement between [Party 1] and [Party 2] dated [date] (the “Agreement”)

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This confidentiality Agreement is made on [date]

Parties

  1. 1

    [Name of entity], a [type of entity] with [type of liability] incorporated under the laws of [jurisdiction] with its registered address at [address] and with company number [company number] (“Party 1”); and

  1. 2

    [Name of entity], a [type of entity] with [type of liability] incorporated under the laws of [jurisdiction] with its registered address at [address] and with company number [company number] (“Party 2”),

  2. each “Party” and together the “Parties”.

Whereas:

  1. (A)

    On [date], Party 1 commenced arbitration proceedings against Party 2 (the “Arbitration”). On [date], the tribunal (comprising [arbitrators]) was appointed (the “Tribunal”).

  2. (B)

    [Provide further background information available to give context to this agreement, including a brief description of the arbitration, the arbitration agreement, the rules/procedures governing the arbitration, whether the arbitration is being administered by an arbitral institution and the case number (if available).]

  3. (C)

    The Parties recognise that during the course of the Arbitration certain documents and other information will be produced or exchanged between them. The purpose of this Agreement is to protect the confidentiality of those documents and information.

It is hereby agreed as follows:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

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