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Employee Secrecy Agreement

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This Employee Secrecy Agreement is made between an employee and a company and is designed to protect the company’s confidential information. This agreement is made pursuant to the employment agreement entered into between the employee and the company. Disclosure of confidential information can be harmful to a business but employer’s can use this agreement to restrict employees from disclosing propriety business information. Companies should use this agreement when hiring a new employee to insure all confidential information remains undisclosed to outside parties and this document should be retained in the employee’s personnel file.

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									This Employee Secrecy Agreement is made between an employee and a company and
is designed to protect the company’s confidential information. This agreement is made
pursuant to the employment agreement entered into between the employee and the
company. Disclosure of confidential information can be harmful to a business but
employer’s can use this agreement to restrict employees from disclosing propriety
business information. Companies should use this agreement when hiring a new
employee to insure all confidential information remains undisclosed to outside parties
and this document should be retained in the employee’s personnel file.
                        EMPLOYEE SECRECY AGREEMENT


     THIS    EMPLOYEE        SECRECY AGREEMENT           (the
“Agreement”) entered into this ______ day of ______________,
2______, by and between _______________ (the “Employee”) and
____________________ (the “Company”).
      WHEREAS, the Employee has been hired by the Company for the position of
_______________________ pursuant to an Employment Agreement entered into between the
Company and the Employee dated the ____ day of _________, 2____ and annexed hereto as
Schedule “A” (the “Employment Agreement”);

       AND WHEREAS, it is an essential and continuing condition of the Employment
Agreement that certain terms therein be agreed to by the Employee and the Company as the
Employee will have access to proprietary, trade secret and/or confidential information and
materials relating to the Company’s business and affairs (the "Confidential Information");

       NOW, THEREFORE in consideration of the foregoing and of the mutual promises and
covenants contained herein, and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is
hereby acknowledged, the Employee and the Company hereto agree as follows:

1.       SAFEGUARDING CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

        The Employee hereby agrees to hold in confidence any and all information and materials
relating to or arising out of the Employee’s employment with the Company, save and except for
Confidential Information which was in the public domain or enters into the public domain
through no improper act on the Employee’s.

2.       USE OF THE CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

       The Employee hereby agrees that, without the express written permission of the
Company, the Employee will not use the Confidential Information for any purpose other than in
research and development directly related to the employment services performed by the
Employee for the Company. The Employee further agrees not to disclose the Confidential
Information to any third party without the express written permission of the Company. The
foregoing limitation on disclosure shall not be construed as preventing disclosure between the
Employee and any authorized party having executed a copy of this Agreement.

3.       TRANSFER OF RIGHTS

       The Employee hereby acknowledges and agrees that no right or license is granted under
this Agreement by the Company to the Employee either expressly or by implication. The



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Employee understands that any and all proprietary rights, including without limitation, patent
rights and proprietary rights in and to the Confidential Information shall be and remain in the
Company.

4.       IRREPARABLE HARM

       The Employee hereby acknowledges and agrees that any breach of the above obligations
contained herein, resulting in the wrongful disclosure or use of the Confidential Information may
give rise to irreparable injury to the Company and may subject to damages and injunctive
proceedings.


5.       GOVERNING LAW

         The validity and interpretation of this Agreement and the legal relations of the parties to
it shall be governed by the laws of the State of ______________________ applicable therein.


      IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Employee and the Company hereto have caused this
Agreement to be executed, effective as of the date first written above.




Witness:                                                         Employee


                                                                 (COMPANY)
                                                                 Per:



                                                                 Name:
                                                                 Title:
                                                                 I have authority to bind the Company.




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                                                 SCHEDULE “A”

                               COPY OF EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT




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