A. "Confidential Information" does not include:- matters of public knowledge that result from disclosure by the Owner;- information rightfully received by the Recipient from a third party without a duty of confidentiality;- information independently developed by the Recipient;- information disclosed by operation of law;- information disclosed by the Recipient with the prior written consent of the Owner; and any other information that both parties agree in writing is not confidential.
A. No Disclosure. The Recipient will hold the Confidential Information in confidence and will not disclose the Confidential Information to any person or entity without the prior written consent of the Owner.B. No Copying/Modifying. The Recipient will not copy or modify any Confidential Information without the prior written consent of the Owner.
C. Unauthorized Use. The Recipient shall promptly advise the Owner if the Recipient becomes aware of any possible unauthorized disclosure or use of the Confidential Information.
D. Application to Employees. The Recipient shall not disclose any Confidential Information to any employees of the Recipient, except those employees who are required to have the Confidential Information in order to perform their job duties in connection with the limited purposes of this Agreement. Each permitted employee to whom Confidential Information is disclosed shall sign a non-disclosure agreement substantially the same as this Agreement at the request of the Owner.