Louise Skehan comments for The Times: What is the point of an NDA?

Employment Lawyer, Louise Skehan, was ask to comment by The Times on last month’s Presidents Club scandal and the necessity of  Non-Disclosure Agreements in such a situation. Louise mentions that, although NDAs “come in all shapes and sizes” and they can legitimately be used to  prevent the leak of confidential information, they cannot be used to settle potential discrimination claims.  At an event where there was no restrictions on who could attend, one can question whether there was any legitimate purpose in having the hostesses sign NDAs?

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