Non-disclosure Agreements – What are they and why are they in the news?

What are they? Non-disclosure agreements (‘NDAs’) or ‘confidentiality agreements’ are used where either one or more parties are disclosing confidential information to another for general commercial purposes. In a mutual NDA, the rights and obligations of both parties are mutual in an attempt to create a balanced view. The main purpose of NDA’s in commercial […]

Nuisance

What is Public Nuisance? Public nuisance is traditionally a criminal offence and is an unlawful act or omission that endangers or interferes with the lives, comfort, property or common rights of the public. Though a criminal offence, a public nuisance can also give rise to a civil claim for damages. What is Private Nuisance? Private […]