Blogs, Journalism and Non Disclosures

You know weblogs have made it as legitimate form of journalism when PR agencies and Corporations include them in the non disclosure agreements. Here is one I got this morning. (Names of Parties deleted)

Representatives from _______ will be demonstrating and/or providing me with a beta copy of ____ and I agree to keep all mentioned dates, product features and other product information not yet available to the public under embargo until a date subsequently provided by __ Corporation, or its designated public relations representative, ___ . The embargo includes print, broadcast, electronic and Internet publications and blogs, and verbal disclosure. Certain product features may be released from the embargo prior to the _______ launch; in this event, ___ will communicate the exact terms via email.

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