Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

IMI 2 Model Grant Agreement

  • Information sharing & data safety | Confidentiality
  • Information sharing & data safety | Exceptions and limitations to the confidentiality obligations

§36: General Obligations to Maintain Confidentiality

The confidentiality obligations no longer apply if: (a) the disclosing party agrees to release the other party; (b) the information was already known by the recipient or is given to him without obligation of confidentiality by a third party that was not bound by any obligation of confidentiality; (c) the recipient proves that the information was developed without the use of confidential information; (d) the information becomes generally and publicly available, without breaching any confidentiality obligation, or (e) the disclosure of the information is required by EU or national law.