1. NON-DISCLOSURE AND NON-SOLICITATION
Service Provider shall not directly or indirectly disclose to any person other than a representative of Client at any time either during the term of their Agreement with The Service Provider or following the termination or expiration thereof, any confidential or proprietary information pertaining to Client, including but not limited to customer or client lists, contacts, financial data, sales data, supply sources, business opportunities for new or developing business, plans and models, or trade secrets. Furthermore, Service Provider agrees that during the term of the services, and for 5 years following the termination of services, Service Provider shall not directly or indirectly solicit or attempt to solicit any customers or suppliers of Client other than on behalf of client himself.
2. WORK PRODUCT OWNERSHIP
Any works copyrighted, ideas, discoveries, inventions, patents, products, or other information (collectively, the “Work Product”) developed in whole or in part by the Service Provider in connection with the Services shall be the exclusive property of the Client. Upon request, Service Provider shall sign all documents necessary to confirm or perfect the exclusive ownership of the Client to the Work Product.
Service Provider will not be liable for loss, damage or delay of The Client’s projects due to circumstances beyond Contractor’s control. Such circumstances may include (but are not limited to) acts of God, public unrest, power outages, and inability to contact Client. In the event of such loss, damage or delay, Service Provider will make every effort to notify The Client immediately.
Service Provider will not at any time or in any manner, either directly or indirectly, use for the personal benefit of Service Provider, or divulge, disclose or communicate in any manner any information that is proprietary to the Client. Service Provider will protect such information and treat it as strictly confidential. This provision shall continue to be effective after the termination of the services. Upon termination of the services, The Service Provider will return to Client all records, notes documentation and other items that were used, created, or controlled by Service Provider during the term of the services with the exception of items purchased by Service Provider and not reimbursed by the Client prior to deletion of any remaining material as outlined in section 5.
The Supplier will not pass or sell any information on to third parties unless specifically requested by The Client.
In performing its obligations under the use of services, each party shall comply with the requirements of all legislation in force from time to time including, without limitation, GDPR (Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the Processing of Personal Data and on the free movement of such data.) In particular, each Party shall be responsible for ensuring that all appropriate data licenses, consents, processing agreements and /or permissions are in place for the use of the data as set out herein for the use of data for the purpose set out herein. Furthermore, the Client hereby acknowledges and consents that the Company may process certain limited data provided by the Client for the purpose of the services. The Parties acknowledge that the Company may revoke its consent to have its data processed at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org