All parties believe that the advertising pilot is, until December 31, 1999, an effort on the part of both companies to provide resources for the project for the creation, implementation and testing of marketing messages, which Xerox is convinced offer effective awareness and engagement for Xerox products with school administrators and companies, Zap Me! netspace. 15.1 Any party (as a “receiving party” under this Agreement) may not disclose to third parties the confidential information of the other party (as the “disclosed party”) made available to that receiving party pending or in connection with the performance of this Agreement. For the avoidance of doubt, this is confidential information provided to the receiving Party before the date of entry into force of this Agreement. . . .