Non Competition Sample Clauses


Non-Competition. During the Employment Term and for the one-year period following the termination of the Executive's employment for any reason (the "Restricted Period"), the Executive shall not, directly or indirectly, without the prior written consent of the Company, provide employment (including self-employment), directorship, consultative or other services to any business, individual, partner, firm, corporation, or other entity that competes with any business conducted by the Company or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates on the date of the Executive's termination of employment or within one year of the Executive's termination of employment in the geographic locations where the Company and its subsidiaries or affiliates engage or propose to engage in such business (the "Business"). Nothing herein shall prevent the Executive from having a passive ownership interest of not more than 2% of the outstanding securities of any entity engaged in the Business whose securities are traded on a national securities exchange.


Non-Competition. Except with prior written permission of the Board, the Executive shall not, during the Employment Period and for a period of twelve (12) months thereafter, directly or indirectly (individually or on behalf of other Persons): (i) enter (or prepare to enter) the employ of, or render services to, any Person engaged in (a) the provision of franchising or tax preparation services or (b) any other line of business actively being conducted by the Employers or any of their subsidiaries accounting for more than ten percent of the Employers' gross revenues on the date of the Executive's termination (a "Competitive Business"); (ii) engage (or prepare to engage) in a Competitive Business on the Executive's own account; or (iii) become interested in any such Competitive Business, directly or indirectly, as an individual, partner, shareholder, director, officer, principal, agent, employee, trustee, consultant, or in any other relationship or capacity; provided, however, that nothing contained in this Section 7(a) shall be deemed to prohibit the Executive from acquiring, solely as a passive investment, less than 5% of the total outstanding securities of any publicly-traded corporation.

Non-Competition. Ancillary to his promise to protect the Confidential Information of Employer, Executive agrees that during the Term of this Agreement, and for a period of one (1) year following his Termination of Employment and the termination of this Agreement, Executive shall not engage or invest in, own, manage, operate, finance, control, participate in the ownership, management, operation, financing or control of, be employed by, associated with or in any manner connected with, lend Executives name or any similar name to, lend Executives credit to or render services or advice to any business that provides services of investment banking, consumer banking, commercial banking, financial advisory services, mortgage banking, residential mortgage brokerage, commercial mortgage brokerage, equipment leasing, personal property leasing, personal insurance, commercial insurance, title insurance or other financial services of any type whatsoever anywhere within the state of Texas; provided, however, Executive may purchase or otherwise acquire up to (but not more than) one percent (1%) of any class of securities of any enterprise (but without participating in the activities of such enterprise) if such securities are listed on any national or regional securities exchange or have been registered under Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Executive further acknowledges that:

Non-Competition. During any period in which or for which Employee receives compensation pursuant to this Agreement, including any period represented by payments under Section 4(a) hereof, Employee will not directly or indirectly, either as a principal, agent, employer, stockholder, co-partner or in any other individual or representative capacity whatsoever, engage in the banking and financial services business, which includes consumer, savings, commercial banking and the insurance and trust businesses, or the savings and loan or mortgage banking business, or any other business in which Employer or its Affiliates are engaged, anywhere in any county in which Employer or its Affiliates have an office, and in any county contiguous to any county in which Employer or its Affiliates have an office, nor will Employee solicit, or assist any other person in soliciting, any depositors or customers of Employer or its Affiliates or induce any then or former employee of Employer or its Affiliates to terminate their employment with Employer or its Affiliates. The term Affiliate as used in this Agreement means a Person that directly or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, controls, or is controlled by, or is under common control with, another Person. The term Person as used in this Agreement means any person, partnership, corporation, group or other entity.

Non-Competition. The Executive agrees that during the Term hereunder and, in the event of the Executive's termination of employment for any reason, during the period of one (1) year from and after the effective date of such termination, the Executive will not (except on behalf of or with the prior written consent of the Employer), within the Area, either directly or indirectly, on the Executive's own behalf or in the service or on behalf of others, as a principal, partner, officer, director, manager, supervisor, administrator, consultant, executive employee or in any other capacity which involves duties and responsibilities similar to those undertaken for the Employer, engage in any business which is the same as or essentially the same as the Business of the Employer.

Non-Competition. During the Term and for a period of eighteen (18) months after this Agreement is terminated for any reason, Employee will not, in any capacity (including, but not limited to, owner, partner, member shareholder, consultant, advisor, financier, agent, employee, officer, director, manager or otherwise), directly or indirectly, for his own account or for the benefit of any natural person, corporation, partnership, trust, estate, joint venture, sole proprietorship, association, cooperative or other entity (Person), establish, engage in, work for, or be connected with, except as an employee of the Company, any business in competition with the Business of the Company (as defined in Section 7(i) below), if such business competes with the Business of the Company in any State, county, or municipality where the Company or its Affiliates conduct business, are preparing to conduct business or have conducted business during the Term.

Non-Competition. Executive shall not, at any time beginning on the Start Date and ending on the date that is six months following Executives termination of employment for any reason (such period, the Non-Compete Period), be a more than 5% shareholder, director, officer or employee of any person, firm, corporation, partnership or business that engages in a business which competes directly with the Business (as defined below).


Non-Competition. You acknowledge that Tyson performs services throughout the United States and that your duties and services impact Tyson's performance of services throughout the United States. Accordingly, you acknowledge the need for certain restrictions contained in this Agreement to be without limitation as to location or geography within the United States. You agree that during your employment with Tyson, and for a period of 12 months thereafter, you will not directly or indirectly, on behalf of yourself or in conjunction with any other person, company or entity, own (other than less than 5% ownership in a publicly traded company), manage, operate, or participate in the ownership, management, operation, or control of, or be employed by or a consultant to any person, company or entity which is in competition with Tyson, with which you would hold a position with responsibilities similar to any position you held with Tyson during the 24 months preceding your Termination Date or in which you would utilize or disclose confidential methodologies, techniques, customer lists or information of Tyson. You agree that during your employment with Tyson and for a period of 12 months thereafter you will not directly or indirectly, on behalf of you or any other person, company or entity, participate in the planning, research or development of any strategies or methodologies, similar to strategies or methodologies, utilized or developed by Tyson, excluding general industry knowledge, for which you had access to, utilized or developed during the 36 months preceding your Termination Date. You agree that nothing in this Section shall limit your confidentiality obligations in this Agreement. Further, you understand and agree that during your employment and the restricted time periods thereafter designated in this Agreement, while you may gather information to investigate other employment opportunities, you shall not make plans or prepare to compete, solicit or take on activities which are in violation of this Agreement. Should you leave Tyson and accept employment or a consulting position with a competitor, you are required beforehand to inform Tyson of the identity of your new employer and your responsibilities for the new employer. You are also required to show this Agreement to all new employers prior to accepting new employment and Tyson shall also be permitted to show this Agreement to all new employers as well.

Non-Competition. Employee acknowledges that by reason of the character and nature of the Companys business activities and operations, and further by reason of the scope of the territory in which Employee will perform the services under this Employee Agreement, in order to protect the Companys legitimate business interests it is necessary for Employee to agree not to engage in certain specified activities in such territory at any time during the term of this Employment Agreement and for a period of time thereafter. Therefore, at all times during the term of this Employee Agreement, and for a period of one (1) years thereafter, Employee will not, directly or indirectly, within the Territory (as defined below), (a) for himself, in his capacity as a Competing Business, (b) as a consultant, manager, supervisor, employee or owner of a Competing Business (as defined below), or (c) as an independent contractor for a Competing Business, engage in any business in which Employee provides services which are the same as or substantially similar to the services Employee is providing hereunder. Competing Business shall mean any person, business or entity who or which sells, markets or distributes products and/or sells, furnishes or provides services substantially the same as those sold, marketed, distributed, furnished or supplied or expected to be sold, marketed, distributed, furnished or supplied by the Company during the term of this Employee Agreement, and include, but not be limited to the following entities: National Football League, Canadian Football League, Arena Football League, American Professional Football League, American Indoor Football, Continental Football League, and the Champions Professional Indoor Football League. Territory shall mean the (i) the United States of America; (ii) any market area that the Company conducts its business; or (iii) any contemplated market area that the Company intends to conduct its business within the following one (1) year of the date of Employees termination. Contemplated Market Area shall mean any market area which the Company has evaluated, is evaluating, or expects to evaluate and the Company has a reasonable expectation that the Company will conduct business in such area. Employee agrees that he and the Company may amend the definition of Territory from and after the date hereof to reflect any significant contraction or expansion of the geographical area in which he performs the services hereunder.

Non-Competition. During the Term, without the consent of the Board, and thereafter as specifically provided in Subsection 6.A.(2), 6.B.(4) or 6.C.(2), the Executive may not directly or indirectly engage in, or have any interest in, any business (whether as employee, officer, director, agent, security holder, creditor, consultant, or otherwise) that competes with the vaccine and/or antibody business of the Company or any subsidiary thereof (as such business may exist during the Term).