Confidentiality letter—one-way—pro-recipient
Confidentiality letter—one-way—pro-recipient

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

  • Confidentiality letter—one-way—pro-recipient
  • The AppendixConfidential information

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[insert address of sender]

Our ref: [insert reference]

Your ref: [insert reference]

[insert address of discloser]

Date: [insert date]

Dear [insert organisation name],

[insert purpose or project](the Purpose)

  1. 1

  2. We refer to the Purpose. You shall disclose Confidential Information to us[ for it to be used for the Purpose] in accordance with the terms set out in this letter (the Agreement).

  3. 2

    For the purposes of this Agreement:

    1. 2.1

      [Authorised Person means any of our officers, directors, members, partners, employees, consultants, agents, representatives, subcontractors or professional advisers, and any other person whom you have previously designated in writing as authorised];

    2. 2.2

      Confidential Information means the information listed in the Appendix to this Agreement excluding any information which:

      1. 2.2.1

        is, or was already known or available to us, other than pursuant to or through breach of any confidentiality obligation owed to you;

      2. 2.2.2

        is, or will be, in the public domain other than through any breach of this Agreement (save that any publicly available information shall