Confidential is a classification for information - whether verbal, written, recorded or conveyed by any other media - that restricts who may view or learn the information or documents or recorded media it pertains to. When a court proceeding is confidential, that means that the court hearings and court documents are not open to the general public. It also means that careful regard must be given to the discussion or sharing of any information pertaining to the matter said to be confisential. The designation that shall be applied to information or material the unauthorized disclosure of which could be reasonably expected to cause damage. More serious in intent than information desginated "restricted" and but not held to same restrictions as information determined to be "secret".
Information to be shared only with those who are authorized to know and deemed trustworthy, shared in confidence. Confidential information includes commercial secrets, personal secrets, artistic secrets and state secrets.
(confidentiel) - level of classification that applies to information and assets when compromise could reasonably be expected to cause injury to the national interest; in capital letters, a mark to indicate level of sensitivity
The status accorded to data or information indicating that it is sensitive for some reason, and therefore needs to be protected against theft, disclosure, or improper use, or both, and must be disseminated only to authorized individuals or organizations with a ‘need to know'.
A type of information that may be disclosed only to authorized individuals or on a need-to-know basis. This basis is determined by the Access to Information Act. See Access to Information Act; personal information; Privacy Act.
Meaning private, secret, not to be mentioned or disclosed. Informal conflict management processes seek to assist the parties to look beyond positions to identify interests. Confidentiality is an important factor that influences the participantsâ€™ trust and confidence in the integrity of the system. While absolute confidentiality is the goal, it cannot be guaranteed, due to the provisions of the Privacy Act, the Access to Information Act, and other legislation. Participants must agree not to use any information gained when using the ICMS outside of the ICMS.
The designation that shall be applied to information or material the unauthorized disclosure of which could be reasonably expected to cause damage to the national security that the original classification authority is able to identify or describe.
A person may request that all or parts of his/her directory information remain confidential with a written request to the registrar's or human resources office. These offices update the level of confidentiality which automatically sets the confidentiality flag on APASBIO/APAPERS. A warning will appear on any record with confidentiality flags. Check with the advancement services office before releasing any information on a record with the confidentiality flag.
Particularly in close trading relationships, giving access to confidential information and trade secrets to trading partners can be risky. A duty to keep such material confidential can be imposed. This needs to be in respect of keeping information secret, preventing disclosure to third parties or being used with a view to going into competition. A separate confidentiality agreement or a term in another agreement should address such issues both during and after the relationship.
A person's medical information/test results are used and kept restricted, in an attempt to prevent access to them by other individuals (such as employers and insurance companies). As with all research studies, unintentional "breaks" in confidentiality can occur. Additionally, researchers and staff are not allowed to discuss any details about participants with those not involved with the research project.
When a conversation is confidential, none of the participants can testify in court about what was said. Confidentiality is different with different professionals. You may want to ask the professional person (attorney, mediator, therapist, counselor) what the rules are.
information that identifies a person is kept in a place where no one can get to it. A confidential HIV test, for example, would be one where a person's file would be kept locked so no one could see the results except the doctor or counselor and the patient.
survey A survey that, when created, the owner selected the Human Subjects Divisio "Confidential" option. Identifying information about the participant is recorded in a translation table so that owners can correlate participants with their responses, using the participant ID number assigned by WebQ
Confidential means that neither parties nor the mediator will discuss the content and manner of discussions during the mediation with outside parties, other than general descriptions that do not identity details or parties. All parties in mediation must agree about the confidentiality of conversations held during the process. The preferred agreement is that mediation is confidential. The agreement about confidentiality should occur prior to the onset of the mediation process.
Confidential is the debut solo album from rapper M-1, famous as one half of the political rap duo dead prez. The album is a Dual Disc, with a DVD side featuring a twenty minute documentary on the making of Confidential and the entire album in stereo sound. Confidential features guest appearances from M-1's dead prez partner Stic.man, Q-Tip, Cassandra Wilson, Styles P, Ghostface Killah and K'naan.
On a confidential list, the who and which commands only work for the owner of the list. Not even the subscribers can use them. To set this option, list owners should write to [email protected] and request it. See also: closed, open.
Indicates whether or not the value of a variable will be printed in any derived document. DealBuilder is the only system that allows you to designate a field to be confidential, visible only based on user login.