Confidentiality agreement—one-way—pro-discloser
Confidentiality agreement—one-way—pro-discloser

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

  • Confidentiality agreement—one-way—pro-discloser
  • Parties
  • Background
  • Schedule 1 [Confidential information
  • Schedule 2 [Authorised persons

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This Agreement is made on [date]

Parties

  1. 1

    [Insert name of party][ of [insert details] OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered number] whose registered office is at] [insert address] (the Discloser); and

  1. 2

    [Insert name of party][ of [insert details] OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered number] whose registered office is at] [insert address] (the Recipient)

(each of the Discloser and the Recipient being a party and together the Discloser and the Recipient are the parties).

Background

  1. (A)

    The Discloser is [insert details] and the Recipient is [insert details].

  2. (B)

    The Discloser wishes to disclose Confidential Information to the Recipient for it to use strictly for the Purpose.

  3. (C)

    The Discloser wishes to regulate the use and preserve the confidentiality of the Confidential Information.

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      Definitions

    2. In this Agreement:

      [Affiliate

      1. means any entity that directly