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Non-Disclosure Agreement

This Non-Disclosure Agreement is dated as of August 29, 2014, 4:12 pm (ET)

 

BETWEEN:

HIGH LINER FOODS (USA) INC., a body corporate incorporated pursuant to the laws of Delaware (“HIGH LINER”)
-and-
An Individual in The Friends and Family Program (the “GROUP MEMBER”)


RECITALS:

A. Whereas High Liner has requested Group Member to join a focus group in order that High Liner can test individual reactions to products which have not been made public and are not available to customers or individuals outside of High Liner organization (the “Stated Purpose”) and Group Member has agreed to be part of such a market group;


B. The parties have agreed to enter into this Confidentiality Agreement in order to assure the confidentially of such trade secrets and confidential or proprietary information in accordance with the terms of this Agreement;


THIS AGREEMENT WITNESSES THAT in consideration of the mutual covenants contained herein, and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged the Group Member agrees as follows:


1. Definitions.

(a) “Confidential Information” shall mean all information (oral, written or otherwise) disclosed to the Group Member by High Liner, including without limitation, all discussions, negotiations correspondence, documents, trade secrets, intellectual property, ideas, concepts, know how, source code, products, financial information, technical specifications, software, marketing, staffing and business plans and information, strategic information, proposals, requests for proposals, drawings, prices, costs, customer information, procedures, proposed products, processes, business systems, software programs, techniques, services and like information, or other confidential or proprietary information and including any reproduction thereof;


(b) “Effective Date” means the date first written above; and


(c) “Group Member” shall mean the party receiving such Confidential Information.


2. Disclosure of Confidential Information.

(a) The Group Member shall hold in confidence, and not disclose (or permit or suffer its personnel to disclose) to any person any Confidential Information, other than as permitted under this Agreement or with the prior written consent of High Liner.


(b) The Group Member will promptly report to High Liner any actual or suspected violation of the terms of this Agreement and will take all reasonable further steps requested by High Liner to prevent, control or remedy any such violation.


3. Ownership of Confidential Information

the Group Member agrees that High Liner is and shall remain the exclusive owner of Confidential Information and all patent, copyright, trade secrets, trade-mark and other intellectual property rights therein. No license or conveyance of any such rights to the Group Member is granted or implied under this Agreement.


4. Disclosure Period

This Agreement pertains to Confidential Information that is disclosed form High Liner to the Group Member prior to and after the Effective Date. The obligations of the Group Member with respect to the Confidential Information shall survive for a period of Two (2) years following the date of this Agreement.


5. Limitation on Obligations

The obligations of the Group Member specified in Section 1 above shall not apply and the Group Member shall have no further obligations, with respect to any Confidential Information to the extent the Group Member can demonstrate, by clear, convincing, written evidence, that such Confidential Information:


(a) is generally known to the public at the time of disclosure or becomes generally known through no wrongful act on the part of the Group Member;


(b) is in the Group Member's possession at the time of disclosure otherwise than as a result of the Group Member's breach of any legal obligation;


(c) becomes known to the Group Member through disclosure by sources other than High Liner having the legal right to disclose such Confidential Information;


(d) is independently developed by the Group Member without access or reference to or reliance upon the Confidential Information; or


(e) is required to be disclosed by the Group Member to comply with applicable laws of governmental regulations, provided that the Group Member provides prior written notice of such disclosure to High Liner and takes reasonable and lawful actions to avoid and/or minimize the extent of such disclosure.


6. Remedies.

(a) The Group Member agrees that if he or she shall violate any of the covenants or agreements under this Agreement, High Liner shall be entitled to an accounting and repayment for all profits, compensation, royalties, commissions, remuneration or benefits which the breaching party, directly or indirectly, shall have realized or may realize relating to, growing out of or in connection with any violations; such remedy shall be in addition to and not in limitation of any injunctive relief or other rights or remedies to which the innocent party is or may be entitled to at law or in equity or otherwise under this Agreement.


(b) The Group Member agrees that any breach of this Agreement will cause High Liner substantial and irreparable damages and, therefore, in the event of any such breach in addition to other remedies which may be available, the innocent party shall have the right to seek specific performance and other injunctive and equitable relief.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF the Group Member has executed this Agreement as of the Effective Date first written above.


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