Non-Compete. Executive acknowledges that during his employment relationship with, or through his involvement as a member or stockholder of, any Related Company, Executive has and will become familiar with trade secrets and other Confidential Information concerning such Related Companies, and with investment opportunities relating to their respective businesses, and that Executive’s services have been and will be of special, unique and extraordinary value to the foregoing entities. Therefore, Executive agrees that, during the Employment Period and for a period of two years thereafter (the “Noncompete Period”), he will not directly or indirectly own, manage, control, participate in, consult with, render services for, or in any other manner engage in any business, or invest in or lend money to any business (in each case, including on his own behalf or on behalf of another Person) which constitutes or is competitive with (including, without limitation, by competing for the same subscriber or customer base) any business conducted by any System owned or managed by any Related Company (as and where such Systems are operated or managed or are proposed to be operated or managed by the Related Companies during the Employment Period, or as of the end of the Employment Period if the Employment Period has then ended) (any such business, a “Competitive Business”). Nothing in this Section 8 will prohibit Executive from (i) being a passive owner of less than 5% of the outstanding stock of a corporation of any class which is publicly traded, so long as Executive has no direct or indirect participation in the business of such corporation or (ii) at any time during the portion of the Noncompete Period following the Termination Date, being employed by a Person that is engaged in any Competitive Business or investing in or lending money to any Competitive Business, provided that Executive (A) complies with Section 7 above and (B) has no direct involvement in any aspect of such Competitive Business. By initialing in the space provided below, Executive acknowledges that he has read carefully and had the opportunity to consult with legal counsel regarding the provisions of this Section 8(a). [initial].
Non-Compete. During the term of this Agreement and for a period of twelve (12) months following the Director’s removal or resignation from the Board of Directors of the Company or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates (the “Restricted Period”), the Director shall not, directly or indirectly, (i) in any manner whatsoever engage in any capacity with any business competitive with the Company’s current lines of business or any business then engaged in by the Company, any of its subsidiaries or any of its affiliates (the “Company’s Business”) for the Director’s own benefit or for the benefit of any person or entity other than the Company or any subsidiary or affiliate; or (ii) have any interest as owner, sole proprietor, stockholder, partner, lender, director, officer, manager, employee, consultant, agent or otherwise in any business competitive with the Company’s Business; provided, however, that the Director may hold, directly or indirectly, solely as an investment, not more than one percent (1%) of the outstanding securities of any person or entity which is listed on any national securities exchange or regularly traded in the over-the-counter market notwithstanding the fact that such person or entity is engaged in a business competitive with the Company’s Business. In addition, during the Restricted Period, the Director shall not develop any property for use in the Company’s Business on behalf of any person or entity other than the Company, its subsidiaries and affiliates.
Non-Compete. During the Restricted Period, the Executive shall not (A) engage, anywhere within the Territory (as hereinafter defined), as an officer, director or in any other managerial capacity or as an owner, co-owner or other investor or creditor in or of, or as an employee, independent contractor, consultant or advisor, or as a sales or manufacturer's representative or distributor of any kind, in any business selling any products or providing any services which are sold or offered by the Company, or have previously been sold or offered by the Company, or any of its then current or prior vendors or suppliers, on the date the Executive's employment is terminated, or (B) call on any person or entity, whose offices are located within the Territory, that at the time is, or at any time within one year prior to the date of termination of the Executive's employment was, a customer of the Company, if the Executive has knowledge of that customer relationship, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, that nothing in this Section 4.1.1 shall prohibit the Executive from owning, directly or indirectly, solely as an investment, securities of any entity traded on any national securities exchange or over-the-counter market if the Executive is not a controlling person of, or a member of a group which controls, such entity and does not, directly or indirectly, own five percent or more of any class of securities of such entity. As used in this Section 4, the term "Territory" shall mean a radius of 100 miles around the principal office at which the Executive is employed on the Commencement Date. As used in this Section 4, the term "Restricted Period" means the period beginning on the Commencement Date and ending:
Non-Compete. The Executive agrees that he shall not during the Restricted Period (as hereinafter defined) within a two hundred (200) mile radius of any office maintained by the Company within one year prior to the end of the Term, including, without limitation, the office address specified from time to time pursuant to Section 7.2 hereof and any field offices, directly or indirectly (except in the Executive's capacity as an officer of the Company) (i) engage or participate in the Company Business; or (ii) enter the employ of, or render any other services to, any person engaged in the Company Business except as permitted hereunder. In addition, the Executive agrees that he shall not during the Restrictive Period (as hereinafter defined) become interested in any such person in any capacity, including, without limitation, as an individual, partner, shareholder, lender, officer, director, principal, agent or trustee except as permitted hereunder; provided, however, that the Executive may own, directly or indirectly, solely as an investment, securities of any person traded on any national securities exchange or listed on the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System if the Executive is not a controlling person of, or a member of a group which controls, such person and the Executive does not, directly or indirectly, own five percent (5%) or more of any class of equity securities, or securities convertible into or exercisable or exchangeable for five percent (5%) or more of any class of equity securities, of such person. As used herein, the "Restricted Period" shall mean a period commencing on the date hereof and terminating upon the first to occur of (a) the date on which the Company terminates or is deemed to terminate the Executive's employment without Cause (as hereinafter defined), (b) the date the Executive terminates or is deemed to terminate his employment pursuant to Section 4.6 hereof, or (c) the date of termination of this Agreement; provided, however, that if the Company shall have terminated the Executive's employment for Cause and such Cause in fact exists or if the Executive shall have terminated his employment with the Company in breach of the terms of this Agreement, the Restricted Period shall end one (1) year following the termination of the Executive's employment hereunder.
Non-Compete. The grantee agrees that during the term of grantee's employment and for a period of two years thereafter (the "Coverage Period") the grantee will not engage in, consult with, participate in, hold a position as shareholder, director, officer, consultant, employee, partner or investor, or otherwise assist any business entity (i) in any State of the United States of America or (ii) in any other country in which the Company has business activities, in either case, that is engaged in any activities which are competitive with the business of providing healthcare or other personnel on a temporary basis to hospitals, healthcare facilities or other entities and any and all business activities reasonably related thereto in which the Company or any of its divisions, affiliates or subsidiaries are then engaged.
Non-Compete. Employee hereby covenants and agrees that Employee will not, without the prior written consent of the Company, directly or indirectly, whether individually or through any entity controlled by Employee, during the term of this Agreement and for a period of 3 years from the termination of this Agreement, for any reason, directly or indirectly, on his own behalf or in the service or on behalf of others, whether or not for compensation, engage in any business activity, or have any interest in any person, firm, corporation or business, through a subsidiary or parent entity or other entity (whether as a shareholder, agent, joint venturer, security holder, trustee, partner, consultant, creditor lending credit or money for the purpose of establishing or operating any such business, partnership or otherwise) which is competitive with the then existing business of the Company. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Employee may own shares of competing companies whose securities are publicly traded, so long as such securities do not constitute five percent or more of the outstanding securities of any such company.
Non-Compete. Management Company hereby covenants and agrees that, for a period commencing on the Effective Date and ending one (1) year following the expiration or earlier termination of this Agreement, Management Company shall not, and shall cause all of its Subsidiaries and Affiliates (each, a “Covered Person”) not to, either (1) Compete, directly or indirectly, with the Facility by engaging, in any capacity, in operating or managing a senior living facility within five (5) driving miles of the Facility or (2) specifically solicit any employees of the Facility for employment at other facilities owned or controlled by a Covered Person (provided nothing herein shall prevent a Covered Person from hiring any employee of the Facility who responds to a Covered Person’s advertisement or other notice that is not specifically targeted at employees of the Facility). For purposes of this provision, “Compete” means (i) to, directly or indirectly, conduct, facilitate, participate or engage in, or bid for or otherwise pursue a business, whether as a principal, sole proprietor, partner, stockholder, or agent of, or consultant to or manager for, any Person, or (ii) to, directly or indirectly, have any ownership interest in any Person or business which conducts, facilitates, participates or engages in, or bids for or otherwise pursues a business, whether as a principal, sole proprietor, partner, stockholder, or agent of, or consultant to or manager for, any such Person, in each case except as a passive investor with a non-controlling interest in such Person. Notwithstanding the foregoing, this Section 8.3(d) shall not apply to or in any way prohibit or restrict any existing ownership interests or operations of a Covered Person as of the Effective Date. The parties recognize and acknowledge that a breach of this Section 8.3(d) by Management Company or any of its Subsidiaries or Affiliates will cause irreparable and material loss and damage to Tenant and hereby consent to the granting by any court of competent jurisdiction of an injunction or other equitable relief, without the necessity of posting a bond, cash or otherwise, and without the necessity of actual monetary loss being proved or Tenant’s establishing the inadequacy of any remedy at law, and order that the breach or threatened breach of such provisions may be effectively restrained. The provisions of this Section 8.3(d) shall expressly survive the expiration or earlier termination of this Agreement. This provision, however, s...
Non-Compete. During Consultant’s engagement hereunder, and during a period of two (2) years following the end of the Term or other date of termination of this Agreement, the Consultant will not, directly or indirectly, whether as an owner, partner, shareholder, consultant, agent, employee, co-venturer or otherwise, or through any other “person” (which, for purposes of this subsection, shall mean an individual, a corporation, a partnership, an association, a joint-stock company, a trust, or any unincorporated organization), compete in any state or territory of the United States or any geographic area outside of the United States with the Company or their affiliates in any business directly or indirectly engaged in by the Company or their affiliates. The restriction on competition for the purposes of this Agreement shall not include the passive ownership of securities in any public enterprise and exercise of rights appurtenant thereto, so long as such securities represent no more than two percent (2%) of the voting power of all securities of such enterprise and do not include active management or effective control of said enterprise.
Non-Compete. As an inducement for the Company to enter into this Agreement, Executive agrees that during the Change of Control Payment Period, Executive shall not, directly or indirectly in any geographic area where the Company currently operates (i) engage without the prior express written consent of the Company, in any business or activity, whether as an employee, consultant, partner, principal, agent, representative, stockholder (except as a holder of less than 2% of the combined voting power of the outstanding stock of a publicly held company) or in any other individual, corporate or representative capacity, or render any services or provide any advice to any business, activity, person or entity, if Executive knows or reasonably should know that such business, activity, service, person or entity, directly or indirectly, competes in any material manner with the Business, or (ii) meaningfully assist, help or otherwise support, without the prior express written consent of the Company, any person, business, corporation, partnership or other entity or activity, whether as an employee, consultant, partner, principal, agent, representative, stockholder (other than in the capacity as a stockholder of less than 2% of the combined voting power of the outstanding shares of stock of a publicly held company) or in any other individual, corporate or representative capacity, to create, commence or otherwise initiate, or to develop, enhance or otherwise further, any business or activity if Executive knows or reasonably should know that such business or activity, directly or indirectly competes in any material manner with the Business. For purposes of this Section 6, the term "Business" shall refer to the business of the Company as presently conducted or as conducted on the Date of Termination. As of the date of this Agreement, the business of the Company, generally, involves the ownership, operation, billing, collection, maintenance, construction management, servicing and management of entities in the water or wastewater industry and water and wastewater utilities.
Non-Compete. The Director shall not, so long as he or she is a member of the Board and for a period of 12 months following termination of this Agreement for whatever reason, directly or indirectly as owner, partner, joint venture, stockholder, employee, broker, agent principal, corporate officer, director, licensor or in any other capacity whatsoever, engage in, become financially interested in, be employed by, or have any connection with any business or venture that is engaged in any activities involving services or products which compete, directly or indirectly, with the services or products provided or proposed to be provided by the Company or its subsidiaries or affiliates; provided, however, that the Director may own securities of any public corporation which is engaged in such business but in an amount not to exceed at any one time, one percent of any class of stock or securities of such company, so long as the Director has no active role in the publicly owned company as director, employee, consultant or otherwise.