- When the recipient of the information is already aware of the same.
- When the information shared is already available in the public domain.
- When the information is released in compliance or regulation of the Government orders.
- One way NDA:
When only one of the parties to the agreement is delivering the confidential information and the other party is merely at the receiving end.
- Two way NDA:
It is when both the parties to the agreement are delivering the confidential information relating to their respective businesses. Here both the parties promise not to disclose or use each other’s trade se secrets. It is also known as Bi-lateral NDA.
- Multi-lateral NDA:
It is where more than two parties are involved in sharing or receiving the information.