Employee Non-Disclosure Agreement
This EMPLOYEE NON-DISCLOSURE AGREEMENT, hereinafter known as the “Agreement”, is entered into between the employee ("Employee") whose signature is affixed to this document and TPK, LLC (“Company”), collectively known as the “Parties”, as of the signing date on this Agreement (the “Effective Date”).
Article I: Scope of Agreement
This Agreement acknowledges that certain confidential information, trade secrets, and proprietary data (hereinafter defined and referred to as “Confidential Information”) of or regarding the Company may be discussed between Employee and the Company (hereinafter known collectively as the “Parties”). The provisions set forth in this Agreement define the circumstances in which the Employee can and cannot disclose Confidential Information, and include the remedies, penalties and lawful action the Company may take should such information be used or disclosed by Employee. Both Parties agree that it is in their best interests to protect the Company’s Confidential Information, and that the terms of this Agreement create a bond of trust and confidentiality between them. In consideration of Employee’s commencement of employment, or continued employment with the Company, the Parties agree as follows:
Article II: Confidential Information
(i) the information was publicly known;
(ii) the information was received from a third party not subject to the restrictions of this Agreement and becomes available to Employee through no wrongful act or breach of Agreement on their part; or
(iii) the information was approved for release by Employer through written authorization.
C. Period of Confidentiality. (Check One)
Employee agrees not to use or disclose Confidential Information for their own personal benefit or the benefit of any other person, corporation or entity other than the Company during their employment, and for a period of two (2) years after termination of employment, said period of two (2) years to begin on the date of termination of employment.
Article III: Inventions
Article IV: Entire Agreement
Article V: Nature of Relationship
Article VI: Severability
Any provision within the Agreement (or any portion thereof) deemed invalid, unlawful or otherwise unusable by a court of law shall be dissolved from the Agreement and the remainder of the Agreement shall continue to be enforceable. A severed provision shall not alter the integrity of the Agreement, and the terms set forth in any severed provision shall be construed in such a way as to interpret the purpose for which it was drafted.
Article VII: Governing Law
This Agreement shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the State of Virginia.
Article VIII: Immunity
Disclosing Confidential Information to an attorney, government representative or court official in confidence while assisting or taking part in a case involving a suspected violation of law is not considered a breach of this Agreement. Should the Employee be required to disclose Confidential Information by law, the Employee shall provide Employer with prompt notice of such request.
Article IX: Breach of Agreement
Article X: Prevailing party
In a dispute arising out of or in relation to this Agreement, the prevailing party shall have the right to collect from the other party its reasonable attorney fees, costs and necessary expenditures.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Parties hereto agree to the terms of this Agreement and signed on the dates written below.
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Signed by Erik Hughes
Signed On: September 23, 2022
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Document Name: Employee Non-Disclosure Agreement
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