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Q: Can a storage facility be sued for violation of an NDA

I am writing a book about real events that happened to me/family. I stored the documents for my book in a storage facility. The owners signed an NDA to be able to read my book so far. I moved out of state and they sold my property for non-payment. Can I sue them for breaching the NDA by disclosing the information protected by the NDA when they sold my property?

1 Lawyer Answer

A: No. Your non-payment constitutes a prior material breach that authorized them to sell your stuff and excuses their breach of the NDA.

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