For example, an employment contract could include a confidentiality clause that does not allow the employee to disclose confidential information to third parties. In the absence of a survival clause, the former employee would be free to disclose confidential information after the end of the employment contract. However, the employment contract could include a survival clause that „confidentiality obligations are maintained two years after the end or expiry of the contract.“ In this case, the ex-employee could be held responsible for disclosing confidential information within two years of the end of the employment contract. Since termination only paralyzes unfulfilled obligations, all obligations or rights born prior to termination are maintained. For example, the Court of Appeal of Brown v Langwoods Photo Stores Ltd. confirmed that all rights based on a prior violation or benefit are maintained when a contract is terminated under the law. The expression intended to survive termination can be found in all possible formulations: (By the way, if you are surprised by the termination against the course, see this article of 2012.) The survival of compensation obligations. The compensation obligations of the parties under the [CLAUSE to compensate] are the [TERMINATION, EXPIRATION, CLOSING DATE] of this agreement with respect to all claims made by the party compensated to the party compensated before the end of the aforementioned survival period. The rights and obligations of the parties in this section 17.5 and section 1, Article 14, section 15.1, section 15.3, section 15.4, section 16, section 18, section 19, section 21 and section 22, as well as all the rights or obligations of the parties to this agreement which, because of their conditions or their nature and their explicit context , are intended to result in termination or the link beyond the expiry of the agreement. , such a termination or such a period of survival. Other clauses generally recognized as a viable termination of a contract include limitation of liability clauses, arbitration clauses and (potentially) indemnity clauses. Okay, so, if the parties want to survive, it survives! An intention should not be explicitly made in a treaty. Instead, it can be taken out of context.
As a result, there could be a dispute over whether the parties really wanted something to survive. The survival of representations, guarantees and alliances. The Inseis, the guarantees and alliances of the parties contained in this agreement or in a certificate they have provided under this Agreement will last the [TERMINATION, EXPIRATION, CLOSING DATE] of the agreement for the [SURVIVAL TIME PERIOD] for months. The survival clause defines the contractual provisions that will remain in effect after the termination or expiry of the contract. representations [ENVIRONMENTAL MATTERS REPRESENTATION], EMPLOYEE BENEFIT MATTERS REPRESENTATION] and [TAXES REPRESENTATION] that are maintained 60 days after the expiry of the current limitation period (taking into account possible toll delays and other extensions); the information does not affect the rights, allowances, existing obligations or contractual provisions that are intended to survive the termination and will not be subject to penalties or other additional payments.