This Agreement is made in 2021- 2 BETWEEN all VC clients (the ‘Disclosing Parties’) and Vanilla Circus Ltd, (the ‘Receiving Party’), collectively referred to as the “Parties”. A VC client is defined as any company, person or business that has paid a VC invoice for any and all SEO services.
In this Agreement ‘Confidential Information’ means all information designated as confidential or commercially sensitive, or which ought reasonably to be considered confidential, disclosed (whether in writing, orally or by any other means whether directly or indirectly) by or on behalf of one party (the ‘Disclosing Parties’) to the other (the ‘Receiving Party’) whether before or after the commencement of this Agreement in connection with the supply of services including, without limitation, any information relating to clients, personnel, suppliers, products, operations, methodologies, processes, developments, plans, intentions, product information, know-how, design rights, trade secrets, market opportunities, business affairs and the terms of, and fees payable under, any contract between the parties together with all information or materials derived from the above.
It is acknowledged that in the course of working with the Disclosing Parties, they will have access to Confidential Information and have agreed to accept the following restrictions:
They shall not (except in the proper course of their duties) either during the engagement or at any time after the termination date, use or disclose to any person, firm or company (and shall use their best endeavours to prevent the publication or disclosure of) any Confidential Information. This restriction does not apply to:
Any use or disclosures authorised by the Disclosing parties or required by law; or any information which is already in, or comes into, the public domain otherwise than through The Receiving Party’s unauthorised disclosure.
3.0 Return of Information
Unless the Disclosing Parties have agreed otherwise in writing, on request, upon completion of the purpose or immediately on termination of this Agreement, the Receiving Party shall return any and all materials that contain any of the other party’s Confidential Information including (but not limited to) all documents, plans, data, reports, specifications, any other materials whatsoever and all copies made of them and provide confirmation in writing from an authorised officer that this clause has been complied with.
4.0 Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The creation, construction and performance of this Agreement shall be subject to English law and the parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
On behalf of VCM Ltd