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Section 11 - Confidentiality and Recognition of Risk


Introduction:
You may want to include a confidentiality clause asking readers not to discuss your business plan with others and a recognition of risk clause warning readers as to the uncertain nature of financial projections. 
These statements would be printed after the Executive Summary and before the main body of the report.

TOPICS:
1. Confidentiality clause:
Instruction: What, if any, clause do you want to include in your business plan to request that readers maintain confidentiality? If you do not wish to include such a clause, leave this question blank.

Sample Answer:
We will hire professional dress designers for designing our garments. We would like to keep these designs as confidential so as to maintain brand of the product.
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2. Recognition of Risk:
Instruction: What, if any, clause do you want to include in your business plan to notify readers as to the uncertain nature of financial projections. If you do not wish to include such a clause, leave this question blank.

Sample Answer:
The business plan represents our best estimate of the future of Sanchit Shirts. It should be recognized that not all of major risks can be predicted or avoided and few business plans are free of errors of omission or commission. Therefore, investors should be aware that this business has inherent risks that should be evaluated prior to any investment.
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