Of all the things that today's companies hold dear, it is what happens behind company doors. Most modern companies keep trade secrets and guard them jealously. When they hire a new person, the human resources department will have a slew of paperwork that has to be signed. Of these one of the most important is the confidentiality agreement. This form is used to ensure that the new employee will agree not to discuss anything he sees or learns while he is in the employ of the company and in many cases long after. Most companies use a confidentiality agreement template to make creating this form much easier.
Lasting for 5 or even 10 years depending on the terms the landlord and tenant set, a commercial lease is usually much longer than a residential lease. A commercial lease will often list several people on the lease both as landlords or investors and the group that is renting the space. Each person that has a stake in the agreement should be listed.