Employee Covenants. In consideration of benefits described elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions and the attached Agreement, and in recognition of the fact that, as a result of your employment with the Company or any of its Affiliates, you have had or will have access to and gain knowledge of highly confidential or proprietary information or trade secrets pertaining to the Company or its Affiliates, as well as the customers, suppliers, joint ventures, licensors, licensees, distributors or other persons and entities with whom the Company or any of its Affiliates does business (“Confidential Information”), which the Company or its Affiliates have expended time, resources and money to obtain or develop and which have significant value to the Company and its Affiliates, you agree for the benefit of the Company and its Affiliates, and as a material condition to your receipt of benefits described elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions and the attached Agreement, as follows:
Employee Covenants. You acknowledge that as a result of your employment with the Company, you have been given access to various trade secrets and confidential customer lists of the Company. In addition, you further acknowledge and agree that a material aspect of Parent’s decision to enter into the Merger Agreement is the acquisition of the Company’s goodwill for the purpose of Parent’s carrying on a business that is similar to the business of the Company. Therefore, in consideration for (a) the cash-out of outstanding Company stock options that you hold as of the Closing and (b) the Retention Bonus granted under this letter agreement, you agree to remain to be bound by the Company’s Proprietary Information Agreement, Arbitration Agreement and Invention Assignment, in accordance with their terms in effect on the date hereof.
Employee Covenants. You agree that, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, in the event of a Potential Change in Control, you will remain in the employ of the Company until the earliest of (i) a date which is 180 days from the occurrence of such Potential Change in Control, (ii) the termination of your employment by reason of Disability (as defined herein) or (iii) the date on which you first become entitled under this Agreement to receive the benefits provided in Section 3(b) hereof.
Employee Covenants. Trade Secrets and Proprietary Information. The Executive agrees and understands that due to the Executive's position with the Company, the Executive will be exposed to, and has received and will receive, confidential and proprietary information of the Company or relating to the Company's business or affairs collectively, the "Trade Secrets"), including but not limited to technical information, product information and formulae, processes, business and marketing plans, strategies, customer information, other information concerning the Company's products, promotions, development, financing, expansion plans, business policies and practices and other forms of information considered by the Company to be proprietary and confidential and in the nature of trade secrets. Trade Secrets shall not include any such information which (A) was known to the Executive prior to his employment by the Company or (B) was or becomes generally available to the public other than as a result of a disclosure by the Executive in violation of the provisions of this Section. Except to the extent that the proper performance of the Executive's duties, services and responsibilities hereunder may require disclosure, the Executive agrees that during the Employment Term and at all times thereafter the Executive will keep such Trade Secrets confidential and will not disclose such information, either directly or indirectly, to any third person or entity without the prior written consent of the Company. This confidentiality covenant has no temporal, geographical or territorial restriction. On the Termination Date unless the Executive remains as an employee of the Company thereafter in which case, on the date which the Executive is no longer an employee of the Company), the Executive will promptly supply to the Company all property, keys, notes, memoranda, writings, lists, files, reports, customer lists, correspondence, tapes, disks, cards, surveys, maps, logs, machines, technical data, formulae or any other tangible product or document which has been produced by, received by or otherwise submitted to and retained by the Executive in the course of his employment with the Company. Any material breach of the terms of this paragraph shall be considered Cause. As Exhibit A to this Employment Agreement is the LVPS MicroFacility, Inc. Non-Disclosure & Trade Secret Agreement, executed on June 30, 1999 and is the operative document with respect to the Trade Secrets and Proprietary Information section of ...
Employee Covenants. (a)For the purposes of this Section 10, the term “Company” shall include Express, LLC, and all of its subsidiaries, parent companies and affiliates thereof. (b)Confidentiality. The Executive shall not, during the term of this Agreement and thereafter, make any Unauthorized Disclosure. For purposes of this Agreement, “Unauthorized Disclosure” shall mean use by the Executive for the Executive's own benefit, or disclosure by the Executive to any person other than a person to whom disclosure is reasonably necessary or appropriate in connection with the performance by the Executive of duties as an executive of the Company or as may be legally required, of any confidential information relating to the business or prospects of the Company (including, but not limited to, any information and materials pertaining to any Intellectual Property as defined below); provided, however, that Unauthorized Disclosure shall not include the use or disclosure by the Executive of any publicly available information (other than information available as a result of disclosure by the Executive in violation of this Section 10(b)). This confidentiality covenant has no temporal, geographical or territorial restriction. (c)Non-Competition. During the Non-Competition Period described below, the Executive shall not, directly or indirectly, without the prior written consent of the Board, own, manage, operate, join, control, be employed by, consult with or participate in the ownership, management, operation or control of, or be connected with (as a stockholder, partner, or otherwise), any business, individual, partner, firm, corporation, or other entity that competes or plans to compete, directly or indirectly, with the Company or any of its products; provided, however, that the “beneficial ownership” by the Executive after termination of employment with the Company, either individually or as a member of a “group,” as such terms are used in Rule 13d of the General Rules and Regulations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), of not more than two percent (2%) of the voting stock of any publicly held corporation shall not be a violation of Section 10 of this Agreement. The “Non-Competition Period” means the period the Executive is employed by the Company plus one (1) year from the Termination Date. (d)Non-Solicitation. During the No-Raid Period described below, the Executive shall not directly or indirectly solicit, induce or attempt to influence any employee...
Employee Covenants. You agree that, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, in the event of a Potential Change in Control, you will remain in the employ of the Company or a subsidiary until the date that is six months after the earliest Potential Change in Control, except your commitment will end upon (i) the occurrence of a Change in Control, (ii) your Termination by reason of death , (iii) your Termination by the Company for any reason, or (iv) any other Termination under which you become entitled to severance and benefits under Section 4(b) of this Agreement. A “Termination” means your “separation from service” from the Company and all subsidiaries within the meaning of Treasury Regulation § 1.409A-1(h).
Employee Covenants. Employee covenants and agrees to be bound by the terms of the Non-Competition and Confidentiality provisions set forth in paragraph 2, below.
Employee Covenants. As consideration for the severance and other benefits the Employee is to receive herein, the Employee agrees that he will not as an employee, agent, consultant, advisor, officer or director of any corporation, partnership, person or other entity, directly or indirectly at any time during his employment with the Company and continuing until twenty-four (24) months after his termination of employment with the Company:
Employee Covenants. From the date hereof through the Closing, to the extent necessary, proper or advisable, the parties hereto agree to act in good faith and to use their reasonable best efforts to take, or cause to be taken, all actions to effect the orderly transition of the employees of the Management Company to the Operating Partnership or Subsidiary, as the case may be, and to modify, amend, or cause the assumption by the Operating Partnership or Subsidiary, as the case may be, of existing employee benefit arrangements and/or the termination of existing employee benefit arrangements and the adoption of new employee benefit arrangements in respect of such employees, in each case, under such terms and conditions as may be agreed to between each of the parties hereto.
Employee Covenants. As a condition of employment, you will be required to sign, without changing, the Company’s form of Employee Confidential Disclosure, Invention Assignment, Non-Competition, Non-Solicitation and Non-Interference Agreement (the “Confidential Disclosure Agreement”). By accepting the offer set forth in this letter agreement, you agree that you will not bring with you to the Company, or use in any way during your employment with the Company, any confidential information, trade secrets or proprietary materials or processes of any former employer, entity, trust or individual for which you have performed services. You further confirm that by accepting this offer and performing work for the Company, you will not breach any contract, agreement or other instrument to which you are a party or are bound.