Mutual Confidentiality Agreement – Sample Template

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SUMMARY
The parties agree to keep each
E other’s confidential information
L secret.
P CONTENTS
M Parties & Signatures 1Agreement Details 2
A Agreement Terms 3
S
USING THIS FORM
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CONFIDENTIALITY
AGREEMENT
MUTUAL
DISCLOSURE
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MUTUAL CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT | Page 1 of 4
Parties & Signatures
1 First Party Also referred to as we, our or us
PARTY DETAILS
Fill in this party’s details. If the
party is a company or has a
NAME AND BUSINESS NUMBER OF FIRST PARTY business or registration number
then insert it to property identify
the party.
STREET ADDRESS OF FIRST PARTY The First Party is also referred to
in this document as we, our or
us.
EMAIL ADDRESS OF FIRST PARTY
Signed for or by the First Party SIGNING INSTRUCTIONS
The First Party or a person
authorised to sign for the it (such
$ $ as a company director) should
FIRST PARTY SIGNS HERE PRINT DATE OF SIGNING sign here and print the date of
signing as well as their name and
(if they are signing for a company
or as an authorised person) their
$ $ title.
PRINT NAME OF SIGNATORY PRINT TITLE OF SIGNATORY
2 Second Party Also referred to as you or your
PARTY DETAILS
Fill in this party’s details. If the
party is a company or has a
NAME AND BUSINESS NUMBER OF SECOND PARTY business or registration number
then insert it to property identify
the party.
STREET ADDRESS OF RECIPIENT SECOND PARTY The Second Party is also
referred to in this document as
you or your.
EMAIL ADDRESS OF RECIPIENT SECOND PARTY
Signed for or by the Second Party SIGNING INSTRUCTIONS
The Second Party or a person
authorised to sign for it (such as
$ $ a company director) should sign
SECOND PARTY SIGNS HERE PRINT DATE OF SIGNING here and print the date of signing
as well as their name and (if they
are signing for a company or as
an authorised person) their title.
$ $
PRINT NAME OF SIGNATORY PRINT TITLE OF SIGNATORY
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MUTUAL CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT | Page 2 of 4
Agreement Details
1 Our Specified Information OUR INFORMATION
Describe the specific information
that the First Party wants to keep
confidential. For example, this
might be a customer list,
business plan, financial
information, recipe, drawing, etc.
This section is optional.
However, by describing the
information, rather than relying
on the general requirement to
keep information confidential, the
party can clearly state the nature
of the information that it is
seeking to protect.
DETAILS OF OUR SPECIFIC CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION
2 Your Specified Information YOUR INFORMATION
Describe the specific information
that the Second Party wants to
keep confidential. For example,
this might be a customer list,
business plan, financial
information, recipe, drawing, etc.
This section is optional.
However, by describing the
information, rather than relying
on the general requirement to
keep information confidential,
the party can clearly state the
nature of the information that it is
seeking to protect.
DETAILS OF YOUR SPECIFIC CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION
3 Additional Terms ADDITIONAL TERMS
This section can be used to add
to or vary the Agreement Terms.
For example, you could state that
a particular clause of the
Agreement Terms will not apply
or add in an extra clause.
ADDITIONAL TERMS OR VARIATIONS TO THE AGREEMENT TERMS
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11. Invalid provisions • you developed independently of us;
If any provision of this document is held to be • you received before we disclosed it to you
invalid or unenforceable by a court for any (unless you obtained it under an existing
reason, the parties will treat it as removed and obligation of confidence between the
it will not affect the rest of this document. parties); or
12. Jurisdiction • you received from a third party (and we
This document is governed by the laws of the were not the direct or indirect source).
state or territory in which we are based and (a) Our Confidential Information means:
you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the
courts of that place (and its appellate courts). • Our Specified Information;
13. Successors in title • any information that we specifically
designate as confidential when we give it to
This document continues for the benefit of, you; and
and binds, a successor in title of a party,
including a person to whom a party’s rights • any other information about our business,
and obligations are assigned in accordance operations or strategies, intellectual or other
with this document. property and actual or prospective
customers, suppliers or competitors and any
14. Signing of separate copies transactions in which we are involved,
This document will be treated as properly except for the Excluded Information.
signed if each party signs it or if the parties
sign separate but identical documents in which (b) Our Specified Information is identified in the
case this document will take effect when the Agreement Details section of this document.
separately signed documents are exchanged (c) Your Specified Information is identified in the
between the parties. Agreement Details section of this document.
15. Contact details for notices (d) Your Confidential Information means:
The parties official contact details for notices
• Your Specified Information;
under this document are set out in the Parties
& Signatures section of this document but can • any information that we specifically
be changed at any time by a party giving designate as confidential when we give it to
written notice of the change. you; and
16. When notices take effect • any other information about our business,
If a notice is sent to a party’s official contact operations or strategies, intellectual or other
details using any of the following mediums it property and actual or prospective
will be treated as validly served for legal customers, suppliers or competitors and any
purposes at the following time: transactions in which we are involved,
• emailed – when the party confirms receipt except for the Excluded Information.
by email or otherwise.
END OF AGREEMENT TERMS
• faxed – when the sender’s fax machine
reports it is sent correctly; or
• hand delivered – when it is left at the
address;
• posted by mail – 3 business days later or 5
if sent by international post (from outside
the recipient’s country).
Dictionary
(b) Excluded Information means information that:
• is public knowledge or becomes generally
available to the public (other than due to
your breach of this Agreement);
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