How to effectively stipulate business secrets in bids and other documents submitted in a tender, case study

10 Aug 2022
On the agenda:
  • The principle of disclosure under the Public Procurement Law.
  • Business secrets under the Public Procurement Law and Act on Combating Unfair Competition.
  • Specification by a Contracting Authority of requirements concerning observing confidentiality in tender contract documentation or an invitation to tender.
  • Rules on how to effectively identify hard and soft copies of documents and information as confidential.
  • According to case law and facts in specific cases, what kind of information is covered by confidentiality? Examples from practice
  • How to effectively demonstrate and prove that information must be considered confidential, examples from practice.
  • Disclosure of public tender agreements, including a new public central register of agreements from July 2022.