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termo de confidencialidade



confidentiality agreement


Comparative law notes


In Brazil, the terms "contrato de confidencialidade/sigilo, "acordo de confidencialidade/sigilo" and "termo de confidencialidade/sigilo" are synonyms. Whereas "contrato" and "termo" usually refer to a written instrument, "acordo" may refer to an abstract agreement between the parties, not necessarily making reference to the written instrument.

Definitions of confidentiality agreement


a contract preventing stopping a person or entity from passing on certain information that should be kept secret

A confidentiality agreement can offer some protection when you need to reveal secret information at meetings with potential business partners.


an agreement that a seller may request from a buyer to ensure that the details of a proposed transaction is not discussed with other parties

The purpose of the confidentiality agreement was to prevent other sellers from offering the buyer a better deal.