This is an agreement between PROSPECT A as outlined above and Congo Minerals/Congo Minerals of America involving the material exchange of confidential information and shall be effective todays date.
Each party (the "Receiving Party") understands that the other party (the "Disclosing Party") has
disclosed or may disclose information including, without limitation, computer programs, code, algorithms, know-how, formulas, processes, ideas, inventions (whether patentable or not), and other technical, business, financial and product development plans, forecasts, strategies and information, which to the extent previously, presently, or subsequently disclosed to the Receiving Party, is hereinafter referred to as "Proprietary Information" of the Disclosing party. All Proprietary Information shall be protected and safeguarded if it is (a) marked as the Disclosing Party's confidential or proprietary information (or with an equivalent legend) at the time of disclosure, if disclosed in tangible form; or (b) identified as Proprietary Information at the time of disclosure. Notwithstanding the failure of the Disclosing Party to mark information as confidential or proprietary as described above, information that, by its very nature, or under the particular circumstances of disclosure, should reasonably be understood to be confidential or proprietary, shall be deemed to be Proprietary Information.
In consideration of the parties' discussions and access the Receiving Party may have to Proprietary
Information of the Disclosing Party, the Parties hereby agree as follows:
and to take all necessary precautions to protect such Proprietary Information including, without limitation, all precautions the Receiving Party employs with respect to its own confidential materials, (ii) not to divulge any such Proprietary Information or any information derived therefrom to any third person, (iii) not to make any use of such Proprietary Information, except for the below stated purpose, and (iv) not to copy or reverse engineer, or attempt to derive the composition or underlying information of any such Proprietary Information.
following purpose: Nondisclosure agreement on any and all information related to the sale of Minerals Initiative being Chaired by William Patterson and Associates.
Proprietary Information to the Receiving Party's employees who need to know such Proprietary Information for said purposes and shall cause such employees to comply with the obligations set forth herein.
information that (i) was in the possession of the Receiving Party or known by it prior to receipt from the
Disclosing Party, or (ii) was rightfully disclosed to the Receiving Party by another person without restriction, or (iii) was independently developed by the Receiving Party without access to such Proprietary Information, or (iv) is required to be disclosed pursuant to any statutory or regulatory authority or court order, provided the Receiving Party has given the Disclosing Party prompt notice of such requirement and the opportunity to contest it.
business with, or otherwise solicit any business contacts found or otherwise referred by Disclosing Party to Receiving Party for the purpose of circumventing, the result of which shall be to prevent the Disclosing Party from realizing or recognizing a profit, fees or otherwise, without the specific written approval of the Disclosing Party. If such circumvention shall occur the Disclosing Party shall be entitled to any commissions due pursuant to this Agreement or relating to such transaction.
to the Disclosing Party all Proprietary Information of the Disclosing Party and all documents or media
containing any such Proprietary Information and all copies or extracts thereof and will promptly and
permanently delete any Proprietary Information which is electronically or optically recorded or stored.
Proprietary Information, there can be no adequate remedy at law for any breach of its obligation hereunder, that any such breach may allow the Receiving Party or third parties to unfairly compete with the Disclosing Party resulting in irreparable harm to the Disclosing Party, and therefore, that upon any such breach or any threat thereof, the Disclosing Party shall be entitled to seek appropriate equitable relief in addition to whatever remedies it might have at law. The Receiving Party will notify the Disclosing Party in writing immediately upon the occurrence of any such unauthorized release or other breach. In the event that any of the provisions of this Agreement shall be held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, the remaining portions hereof shall remain in full force and effect.
hereunder, except the limited right to use such Proprietary Information in accordance with this Agreement.
between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. No waiver or modification of this Agreement will be binding upon either party unless made in writing and signed by a duly authorized representative of such party, and no failure or delay in enforcing any right will be deemed a waiver. The obligations of nonuse and non-disclosure shall survive for a period of Valid for 24 months from the date
of disclosure of the Proprietary Information. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the District of Columbia and may be enforced in any court in the District of Columbia.
This is an agreement between PROSPECT A and
Congo Minerals/Congo Minerals of America involving the material exchange of confidential information and shall be effective todays date as indicated above.
This is an agreement between PROSPECT A and
Congo Minerals/Congo Minerals of America involving the material exchange of confidential information and shall be effective todays date.