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How do I enable auto-sign mutual NDAs?

How to enable and disable automatic non-disclosure agreement (NDA) signatures

Last updated: August 14th, 2023

When buyers request startup access, they must sign a mutual non-disclosure agreement (NDA) with you to protect the information you share. 

You can sign this NDA when approving buyers manually. But we recommend setting up auto-sign to save time. You can choose to auto-approve access requests too. 

Some sellers choose to manually approve access for more control over their buyer pool. But if you want to give every interested buyer a deeper look at your business, the mutual NDA protects both of you – and you might you sell faster as a result.

Follow the steps below to learn how to enable and disable auto-signing NDAs. Nathan Wadhwani from our product team introduces the feature in the video below.

How to enable and disable the auto-sign mutual NDA feature

1. Under My Listing, locate the Private information box on the right. 

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2. Click the Auto-sign mutual NDAs toggle to enable it. 

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3. When the auto-sign page pops up, read through the document and Download it for your records. Then click Continue to sign

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4. Type your signature in the box. If you're signing on your own behalf, click As an individual and type your first and last names into the boxes. 

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5. If you're signing on behalf of a company, click As a company and enter the business entity name and your job title. 

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To learn more about signing your legal documents as an individual or company, watch the video below. 

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6. You also have the option to auto-approve startup access requests. Select or ignore the check box and then click Save settings.

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7. Your auto-sign mutual NDA setting is now enabled. To disable it, slide the Auto-sign mutual NDAs toggle to the left. 

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8. Click Yes, turn off to confirm you want to disable the feature. 

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