Who is authorized to sign an NDA?

Question

We sent an NDA to a party and it was returned signed by their sales agent who we had been talking to. Should we insist on it being signed by a someone senior or does it not matter who signs it as long as its one of their employees?

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Patent Attorney

Absent some strange terms in your NDA, the sales agent, acting on behalf of the party, would be able to oblige the larger organization to the non-disclosure covenants in the NDA.

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