Committees of the Board of Directors Sample Clauses

Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may from time to time designate committees of the Board of Directors, with such lawfully delegable powers and duties as it thereby confers, to serve at the pleasure of the Board of Directors and shall, for those committees and any others provided for herein, elect a director or directors to serve as the member or members, designating, if it desires, other directors as alternate members who may replace any absent or disqualified member at any meeting of the committee. In the absence or disqualification of any member of any committee and any alternate member in his or her place, the member or members of the committee present at the meeting and not disqualified from voting, whether or not he or she or they constitute a quorum, may by unanimous vote appoint another member of the Board of Directors to act at the meeting in the place of the absent or disqualified member.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may, by resolution or resolutions passed by a majority of the whole Board, designate one or more committees, each committee to consist of one or more directors, which, to the extent provided in the resolution or resolutions or in these Bylaws, shall have and may exercise the powers of the Board of Directors in the management of the business and affairs of the Corporation, and may have power to authorize the seal of the Corporation to be affixed to all papers on which the Corporation desires to place on a seal. Such committee or committees shall have such name or names as may be determined from time to time by resolution adopted by the Board of Directors. Unless the Articles of Incorporation or these Bylaws provide otherwise, the Board of Directors may appoint natural persons who are not directors to serve on committees.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may, by resolution passed by a majority of the whole Board of Directors, designate from among its members one or more committees, each of which shall be composed of one or more of its members, and may designate one or more of its members as alternate members of any committee, who may, subject to any limitations imposed by the Board of Directors, replace absent or disqualified members at any meeting of that committee. Any such committee, to the extent provided in the resolution of the Board of Directors designating the committee or in the Articles of Incorporation or these Bylaws, shall have and may exercise all of the authority of the Board of Directors of the Corporation, except where action of the Board of Directors is required by the Act or by the Articles of Incorporation. Any member of a committee of the Board of Directors may be removed, for or without cause, by the affirmative vote of a majority or the whole Board of Directors. If any vacancy or vacancies occur in a committee of the Board of Directors caused by death, resignation, retirement, disqualification, removal from office or otherwise, the vacancy or vacancies shall be filled by the affirmative vote of a majority of the whole Board of Directors. Such committee or committees shall have such name or names as may be designated by the Board of Directors and shall keep regular minutes of their proceedings and report the same to the Board of Directors when required.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may designate one or more committees, each committee to consist of one or more of the directors of the Corporation. The Board of Directors may designate one or more directors as alternate members of any committee, who may replace any absent or disqualified member at any meeting of the committee. If a member of a committee shall be absent from any meeting, or disqualified from voting thereat, the remaining member or members present at the meeting and not disqualified from voting, whether or not such member or members constitute a quorum, may unanimously appoint another member of the Board of Directors to act at the meeting in the place of any such absent or disqualified member. Any such committee, to the extent permitted by applicable law, shall have and may exercise all the powers and authority of the Board of Directors in the management of the business and affairs of the Corporation and may authorize the seal of the Corporation, if any, to be affixed to all papers that may require it to the extent so authorized by the Board of Directors. Unless the Board of Directors provides otherwise, at all meetings of such committee, a majority of the then authorized members of the committee shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business, and the vote of a majority of the members of the committee present at any meeting at which there is a quorum shall be the act of the committee. Each committee shall keep regular minutes of its meetings. Unless the Board of Directors provides otherwise, each committee designated by the Board of Directors may make, alter and repeal rules and procedures for the conduct of its business. In the absence of such rules and procedures each committee shall conduct its business in the same manner as the Board of Directors conducts its business pursuant to this Article Ill.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors, by resolution adopted by a majority of the full Board of Directors, may designate from among its members an executive committee and one or more other committees, each consisting of one or more directors. Except as prohibited by law, each committee shall have the authority set forth in the resolution of the Board of Directors establishing such committee. Unless the Board of Directors otherwise provides, each committee designated by the Board of Directors may make, alter and repeal rules for the conduct of its business. In the absence of such rules each committee shall conduct its business in the same manner as the Board of Directors conducts its business pursuant to Article III of these By-laws.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors, by resolutions adopted by a majority of the directors in office, may create from among its members one or more committees and shall appoint the members thereof. Each such committee must have two or more members, who shall be directors and who shall serve at the pleasure of the Board of Directors. Each committee of the Board of Directors may exercise the authority of the Board of Directors to the extent provided in its enabling resolution and any pertinent subsequent resolutions adopted in like manner, provided that the authority of each such committee shall be subject to applicable law. Each committee of the Board of Directors shall keep regular minutes of its proceedings and shall report to the Board of Directors when requested to do so.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may, from time to time, establish committees of the Board of Directors to exercise such powers and authorities of the Board of Directors and to perform such other functions, as the Board of Directors may from time to time determine by resolution. Such committees shall initially include the Audit Committee. The Audit Committee shall be composed of two (2) or more Directors, and such Directors shall be Independent Directors. The Chairman of the Board shall appoint the chairman of each committee, and the Board of Directors shall appoint the remaining members of the committee.
Committees of the Board of Directors. A four-member Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors (the “Compensation Committee”), for which the Chairman shall initially be Dr. Calvin Roberts, and a four-member Audit Committee (the “Audit Committee”) of the Board of Directors shall be established and maintained at all times after the date hereof, the membership of such committees to be agreed to by the Board of Directors; provided that no member of the Compensation Committee or Audit Committee shall be an employee of the Company and provided that the Intersouth Director (as defined below) shall be a member of the Compensation Committee and the Venrock Director (as defined below) shall be a member of the Compensation Committee and shall initially be the Chairman of the Audit Committee. The Chief Executive Officer or interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company shall be entitled to attend meetings of the Compensation Committee in a nonvoting capacity; provided, however, that such officer may be excluded from any meeting, or portion thereof, at the discretion of the Compensation Committee. The Compensation Committee will, among other things, be responsible for and have discretion concerning all compensation decisions and decisions concerning the issuance of stock options or other equity awards, including without limitation the vesting of stock options or other equity awards. The senior financial officer of the Company shall be entitled to attend meetings of the Audit Committee in a nonvoting capacity; provided, however, that such officer may be excluded from any meeting, or portion thereof, at the discretion of the Audit Committee. At least one of the directors selected by the Investors pursuant to Section 5(b) below shall be included as a member of each other committee of the Board of Directors currently existing or hereafter established by the Board of Directors, whether or not described in this section.
Committees of the Board of Directors. Each Stockholder agrees, if requested by the Founding Stockholders, to take all such actions under the Charter and the Company’s bylaws to provide that the Board of Directors will establish (a) a Compensation Committee (the “Compensation Committee”) (which shall be charged with the fullest authority over the granting of stock options and senior management compensation), (b) an Audit Committee (which shall be charged with reviewing the Company’s financial statements and accounting practices) and (c) such other committees as the Board of Directors shall deem necessary or convenient from time to time. Each Stockholder agrees to take all such actions under the Charter and the Company’s bylaws to provide that the Board of Directors will ensure that each such committee shall consist of one or more Directors.
Committees of the Board of Directors. The The board of directors may, by resolution passed by a majority of the whole board, designate one or more committees, consisting of one or more of the directors of the corporation, to be committees of the board of directors ("committees of the board"). All committees of the board may authorize the seal of the corporation to be affixed to any papers which may require it. To the extent provided in any resolution of the board of directors or these by-laws, and to the extent permissible under the laws of the State of Delaware and the certificate of incorporation, any such committee shall have and may exercise all the powers and authority of the board of directors in the management of the business and affairs of the corporation.