General terms and conditions of sales


15. Non-Disclosure and Property

Intellectual property and all rights for materials and goods and/or sold or purchased services in connection with this contract/purchase order including but not limited to drawings, technical documentation, creative ideas therein included, all preliminary materials or goods, sketches, layouts, tooling, moulds, dies, negatives, photographs, drawings, blueprints or their relevant specification shall be vested exclusively in the Seller. The Purchaser shall not copy or reproduce in any form goods or services purchased in connection with the contract/purchase order but may use the same reasonably in all forms, notwithstanding the liability connected with their use. All plans, drawings, and specification supplied by the Purchaser to the Seller shall remain property of the purchaser or customer, and any information derived from or otherwise communicated to the Seller, shall be regarded by the Seller as strictly confidential and shall not be disclosed to any third party, without the prior written consent of the Purchaser. Upon the Purchaser’s request, the Seller shall promptly return all property, drawings, specification and like material supplied by the Purchaser. No drawings, data and technical information that will be supplied by the Seller to the Purchaser under this contract/purchase order as specified in this clause shall be deemed directly or implicitly, to grant any license, any patent participation and/or use and/or marketing rights now or hereafter. This clause will survive without express termination the applicable Contract/Purchase Order expiration.