Over the years, I have built several medium-size web applications for various clients.Most of the work completed was under contract which included a basic "non-disclosure agreement".I would like to know, generally speaking, if it's legally ok (under Canadian law) to advertise my work in some form that I have done for these clients under my own business.My intention is not to advertise the entirety of the applications or to provide working demos, but to simply provide "screen-shots" of some of the work, while masking out all related business data/logos/etc...I would like to simply reveal some of the visuals/UI.The related statements under the contract dealing with non-disclosure etc... are:"CONFIDENTIALITY. The Developer shall not disclose to any third party the business of the Client, details regarding the Software, including, without limitation any information regarding the Software’s code, the Specifications, or the Client’s business (the “Confidential Information”), (ii) make copies of any Confidential Information or any content based on the concepts contained within the Confidential Information for personal use or for distribution unless requested to do so by the Client, or (iii) use Confidential Information other than solely for the benefit of the Client."and"INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN THE SOFTWARE. The Parties acknowledge and agree that the Client will hold all intellectual property rights in the Software including, but not limited to, copyright and trademark rights. The Developer agrees not to claim any such ownership in the Software’s intellectual property at any time prior to or after the completion and delivery of the Software to the Client."Thank you for any feedback
Answer by Hamoody Hassan
Posted 13 days ago
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Posted 13 days ago