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Confidentiality Agreement

- The Confidentiality Agreement is used when one party with confidential or proprietary information will be disclosing that information to someone else.  
- Use this agreement when only one party is disclosing confidential information.  If both parties are disclosing confidential information (an exchange), use the Reciprocal Non-Disclosure Agreement instead.
- The type of information covered is broad, so that virtually any confidential information disclosed is protected by the agreement.  The Owner should, nonetheless, make sure that the definition of confidential information in Section 1 covers all of the information that may be disclosed.

When You Need It
- To protect the disclosure of valuable confidential information that must be released by one party to another person.

Getting Started

You will need:
- Name and address of the person disclosing the information.
- Name and address of the person receiving the information.
- Length of time the information is to be kept confidential.

When to Review and Revise 
- To correct the information contained in the agreement.
- To draft another Confidentiality Agreement.