Creating Shared Use Agreements

Contracts and MOUs

A fact sheet to help with understanding key terms

Our partners often ask us to explain the difference between a contract and a memorandum of understanding (MOU). Although there can be legal distinctions between the two types of documents, there may be no legal or practical difference if they are written with similar language.
To learn more about MOUs and contracts, download our factsheet below.


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