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The role of Deeds vs Agreements in settling disputes…

(With acknowledgements to Mondaq). Some of the key differences between deeds and agreements include: An agreement requires consideration to be valid. A deed does not require consideration. Agreements are more flexible in form, and can be construed from multiple documents, while a deed must be in writing, signed and witnessed, with some written indication that [...]

By | 2019-02-05T05:53:43+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Contracts, Springdale News|Comments Off on The role of Deeds vs Agreements in settling disputes…

Indefinite vs Time Limited Confidentiality Agreements

In New Zealand, Australia and England, it is normal to see confidentiality agreements that continue to apply to information for so long as it remains confidential, that is generally indefinitely. However, the restrictive nature of these agreements means sometimes these agreements are unenforceable. However, if confidentiality agreements are restricted to a certain timeframe, that might [...]

By | 2019-02-05T06:09:15+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Contracts, Springdale News|Comments Off on Indefinite vs Time Limited Confidentiality Agreements

Important Intellectual Property for Small Business (including Non-Disclosure Agreements)

Adapted from Mondaq - IP 101 Small business should take the same steps as a large multinational to protect their IP, but within their budget. Make IP decisions and do so early One of the main (and early) steps is to make a considered decision about what IP means to your business and what IP [...]

By | 2019-02-05T06:09:59+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Contracts, Springdale News|Comments Off on Important Intellectual Property for Small Business (including Non-Disclosure Agreements)