A Confidentiality Agreement (NDA), also known as a Confidentiality Agreement (CA), Confidential Disclosure Agreement (CDA), Intellectual Property Information Agreement (PIA) or Confidentiality Agreement (SA), is a legal contract or part of a contract between at least two parties that describes confidential information, knowledge or information that the parties wish to share with each other for specific purposes. , but which limit access. Physician-patient confidentiality (doctor-patient privilege-privilege), solicitor-client privilege, priestly privilege, bank client confidentiality and kickback agreements are examples of NDAs that are often not enshrined in a written contract between the parties. A multilateral NOA can be beneficial insofar as the parties concerned only re-examine, redevelop and implement it. This advantage can, however, be offset by more complex negotiations, which may be necessary to enable the parties concerned to reach a unanimous consensus on a multilateral agreement. In California (and some other U.S. states), there are special circumstances regarding confidentiality agreements and non-compete clauses. California`s courts and legislatures have indicated that they value the mobility and entrepreneurship of a worker in general more than protectionist doctrines.   A confidentiality agreement may protect any type of information that is not known to all. However, confidentiality agreements may also contain clauses protecting the person receiving the information, so that if they legally receive the information through other sources, they would not be required to keep that information secret.  In other words, the confidentiality agreement generally requires that the receiving party process confidential information only if that information has been transmitted directly by the publishing party.
However, it is sometimes easier to get a recipient party to sign a simple agreement, which is shorter, less complex and does not contain security rules to protect the recipient. [Citation required] A confidentiality agreement (NDA) can be considered unilateral, bilateral or multilateral: Salassapitosopimuksen (engl. „Confidentiality agreement” eli NDA) teht-v on suojata yrityksesi arvokkaita yrityssalaisuuksia. Yrityssalaisuuksia voidaan nimitta mys liikesalaisuuksiksi tai ammattisalaisuuksiksi. Yrityssalaisuuksia ovat tyypillisesti muun muassa tuotekehitystiedot, liikeideat, yhteisty-kumppanien tiedot, talousluvut ja strategia. Yleisin luottamuksellisen tiedon suojaustapa on saassapitosopimus (NDA – confidentiality agreement). Salassapitosopimus voi suojata sinua dokumentoimalla henkilon lupauksen olla k-ytt-m-tt-ttà tai velitt-m-tt tietoa ideastasi. Se, joka rikkoo saassapitosopimuksen ehtoja, on vaarassa joutua oikeudellisten toimenpiteiden kohteeksi. The use of confidentiality agreements increased in India and was subject to the Indian Contract Act 1872.
In many cases, the use of an NOA is essential, for example. B to hire employees who develop patentable technologies when the employer intends to apply for a patent. Confidentiality agreements have become very important due to the growth of the Indian outsourcing industry. In India, an NDA must be stamped to be a valid enforceable document. It is a contract by which the parties agree not to disclose the information covered by the agreement.