NDA stands for Non-Disclosure Agreement. It is also known as a Confidentially Agreement (CA), Confidential Disclosure Agreement (CDA), or Proprietary Information agreement (PIA)
These agreements are legal contracts between at least two parties who want to share confidential material, knowledge, or information with one another, but wish to restrict access to and by third parties.
This type of contract usually specifies the information to be guarded and the conditions under which the parties agree not to disclose it. An NDA creates a confidential relationship between the parties to protect confidential and proprietary information, which includes non-public business information and trade secrets.
There are three general types of NDA:
We recommend that you file the PPA before you share your product idea with anyone.