Start.Law Menu

Non-Disclosure Agreements?

Written March 1, 2020

Woman in a meeting

A non-disclosure agreement (NDA) is an agreement where a third-party agrees to protect your startup’s confidential information from disclosure to other parties. Anyone working on your startup's IP should sign one. It is not common practice for investors to be presented with an NDA.

If an investor maintained the practice of signing an NDA for each submission they received, they would have to retain a team of lawyers to keep track of them. This would increase transaction costs greatly and potentially prevent an investor from even hearing your pitch.

Non-Disclosure Agreements can be mutual or unilateral. A Mutual NDA protects the confidential information of both parties to the contract, while a Unilateral NDA only protects one party. -

make sure your new venture is legally sound

Because D.I.Y. won’t C.Y.A.

Start.law, PC
495 Henry St
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(332) 217-1471

office@start.law
Privacy
Terms & Conditions
Website Disclaimer

The legal services provided by Start.law are provided by the New York law firm, Start.law, PC, and Start.law Relationship firms, which are independently operated law firms that operate in accordance with the relevant laws of the jurisdictions where they are located. Together, we provide a comprehensive and coordinated legal service to clients, nationwide.

© 2022 Start.law, PC. Start.law is a nationwide law firm operating through various separate and distinct legal entities. All rights reserved. Attorney advertising.