A mutual agreement is when two parties undertake obligations to each other to do, or refrain from doing, one or more defined actions. A mutual agreement can be oral or in writing and is also known as a contract. More »

The Federal Emergency Management Agency states that mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide a mechanism to acquire emergency assistance quickly in the form of materials, equipment, personnel and other rel... More »

A nondisclosure agreement is a contract where a receiver of confidential, proprietary information, promises to not disclose that information without authorization, according to Nolo's Plain English Law Dictionary. A nond... More »

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Important things to include in confidentiality agreements include definitions of confidential information, what is excluded from the agreement, the obligations of the person agreeing to confidentiality, the time period t... More »

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A subcontractor contract is an agreement between two parties in which a subcontractor takes on part or all of the obligations of the general contractor. A subcontractor is not an official employee of the general contract... More »

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An indemnity agreement is a contract between two parties that releases one party of liability for damages caused by the actions of the other party, explains About.com. There are three types of indemnity agreements: broad... More »

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A confirmation letter is a formal document that summarizes the verbal agreement made between two parties. This type of letter is commonly used by businesses to record and acknowledge specific tasks. There are many variat... More »