Electronic Arts Inc. Sample Contracts

Electronic Arts Inc. – The note below was shared today with EA employees by our CEO Andrew Wilson. Team, (August 14th, 2018)

Today we are announcing that Patrick Söderlund has made the decision to move on from EA. After nearly two decades as a pioneer for our company and industry, he will begin a new chapter later this year.

Electronic Arts Inc. – PLAYSTATION® (August 8th, 2018)
Electronic Arts Inc. – EA Bonus Plan Addendum FY19 Bonus Formula (August 3rd, 2018)

Subject to all other terms and conditions of the EA Bonus Plan (“Plan”)*, those Plan Participants who have been specifically identified by Electronic Arts Inc. (the “Company”) as eligible to receive a discretionary bonus pursuant to the terms of this Addendum shall have such bonus determined as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – EA Bonus Plan Plan Document (May 18th, 2018)

This Plan applies solely to regular employees of Electronic Arts and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively referred to in this Document as “EA” or the “Company”) whom EA, in its sole discretion, determines meet the eligibility requirements set forth below (“Participant(s)”).

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN PERFORMANCE-BASED RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD NOTICE (May 18th, 2018)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, (the “Company”) hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the Participant named above a Performance-Based Restricted Stock Unit Award (the “Award”) consisting of Restricted Stock Units issued under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), to receive the total number of units set forth below of the Company’s shares of Common Stock (the “Award Units”). The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, in the attached Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The principal features of the Award are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. EXECUTIVE BONUS PLAN As Amended on May 16, 2018 Effective April 1, 2018 (May 18th, 2018)
Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. CHANGE IN CONTROL PLAN (May 18th, 2018)

The Company hereby adopts the Electronic Arts Inc. Change in Control Plan for the benefit of certain employees of the Company and its Affiliates, on the terms and conditions set forth in this plan. Capitalized terms are defined in Section 1.

Electronic Arts Inc. – Subject: Updates to Our Executive Team Subheading: Today we announced new roles and responsibilities for our executive team. The note below was shared today with EA employees by our CEO Andrew Wilson. (April 12th, 2018)

Almost five years ago, we set out on a journey together. We set our pillars of Players First, Digital Transformation and One Team, we’ve defined our mission to Inspire the World to Play, and we’ve envisioned a future in which our Player Network of games and services can connect and entertain more than one billion people. The strides we’ve made have been nothing short of incredible - this is a testament to the passion each of you brings to EA.

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD NOTICE FOR OUTSIDE DIRECTORS (November 7th, 2017)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the individual named above (the “Participant”) an award of Restricted Stock Units with a deferral feature (the “Award”) issued under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), to receive the total number of shares of the Company’s Common Stock set forth below (the “Award Shares”). The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, including the terms and conditions in the attached Appendix A (collectively, the “Award Agreement”) and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. All capitalized terms used in this Award Agreement that are not defined herein have the meanings defined in the Plan. The principal features of the Restricted Stock Units are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – EA Bonus Plan Addendum FY18 Bonus Formula (July 11th, 2017)

Subject to all other terms and conditions of the EA Bonus Plan (“Plan”)*, those Plan Participants who have been specifically identified by Electronic Arts Inc. (the “Company”) as eligible to receive a discretionary bonus pursuant to the terms of this Addendum shall have such bonus determined as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN PERFORMANCE-BASED INCREMENTAL RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD NOTICE (June 7th, 2017)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, (the “Company”) hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the Participant named above an award (“Award”) of Performance-Based Incremental Restricted Stock Units (the “Award Units”) under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), over a corresponding number of shares of the Company’s common stock. The Award is intended to qualify as “qualified performance-based compensation” as described in Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code. The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, in the attached Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The principal features of the Award are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN PERFORMANCE-BASED RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD NOTICE (June 7th, 2017)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, (the “Company”) hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the Participant named above a Performance-Based Restricted Stock Unit Award (the “Award”) consisting of Restricted Stock Units issued under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), to receive the total number of units set forth below of the Company’s shares of Common Stock (the “Award Units”). The Award is intended to qualify as “qualified performance-based compensation” as described in Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code. The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, in the attached Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The principal features of the Award are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN PERFORMANCE-BASED RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD (May 22nd, 2017)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, (the “Company”) hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the Participant named above a Performance-Based Restricted Stock Unit Award (the “Award”) consisting of Restricted Stock Units issued under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), to receive the total number of units set forth below of the Company’s shares of Common Stock (the “Award Units”). The Award is intended to qualify as “qualified performance-based compensation” as described in Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code. The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, in the attached Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The principal features of the Award are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. CHANGE IN CONTROL PLAN (February 15th, 2017)

The Company hereby adopts the Electronic Arts Inc. Change in Control Plan for the benefit of certain employees of the Company and its Affiliates, on the terms and conditions set forth in this plan. Capitalized terms are defined in Section 1.

Electronic Arts Inc. – TRANSITION AGREEMENT (February 7th, 2017)

This TRANSITION AGREEMENT (“Agreement”), including and incorporating by reference Attachment A, and the definitions for the capitalized terms set forth therein, is made by and between Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, with its principal place of business at 209 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, California 94065-1175 (“EA”) and Employee. This Agreement is made as of the Agreement Date and shall become effective as of the Effective Date.

Electronic Arts Inc. – EXECUTIVE BONUS PLAN Amended by the Board of Directors on May 19, 2016 (August 1st, 2016)
Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EMPLOYEE STOCK PURCHASE PLAN As Amended by the Stockholders on July 28, 2016 (August 1st, 2016)
Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN As Amended by the Stockholders on July 28, 2016 (August 1st, 2016)
Electronic Arts Inc. – EA Bonus Plan Addendum FY17 Bonus Formula (June 28th, 2016)

Subject to all other terms and conditions of the EA Bonus Plan (“Plan”)*, those Plan Participants who have been specifically identified by Electronic Arts Inc. (the “Company”) as eligible to receive a discretionary bonus pursuant to the terms of this Addendum shall have such bonus determined as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. (a Delaware Corporation) As Amended through May 19, 2016 (May 27th, 2016)

Section    1.1: Location of Stockholder Meetings. Meetings of the stockholders of the Corporation shall be held at such place, either within or without the State of Delaware, as may be designated from time to time by the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may, in its sole discretion, determine that the meeting shall not be held at any place, but may instead be held solely by means of remote communication in accordance with the Delaware General Corporation Law (the “DGCL”).

Electronic Arts Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. (a Delaware Corporation) As Amended through May 19, 2016 (May 23rd, 2016)

Section    1.1: Location of Stockholder Meetings. Meetings of the stockholders of the Corporation shall be held at such place, either within or without the State of Delaware, as may be designated from time to time by the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors may, in its sole discretion, determine that the meeting shall not be held at any place, but may instead be held solely by means of remote communication in accordance with the Delaware General Corporation Law (the “DGCL”).

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN PERFORMANCE-BASED RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD (May 23rd, 2016)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, (the “Company”) hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the Participant named above a Performance-Based Restricted Stock Unit Award (the “Award”) consisting of Restricted Stock Units issued under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), to receive the total number of units set forth below of the Company’s Common Stock (the “Award Units”). The Award is intended to qualify as “qualified performance-based compensation” as described in Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code. The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, in the attached Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The principal features of the Award are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – Contract (February 24th, 2016)

We have acted as counsel to Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), in connection with the purchase of $600,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company’s 3.700% Senior Notes due 2021 (the “2021 Notes”) and $400,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company’s 4.800% Senior Notes due 2026 (the “2026 Notes” and, together with the 2021 Notes, the “Notes”) pursuant to the Underwriting Agreement, dated as of February 17, 2016 (the “Underwriting Agreement”), among the Company and the underwriters set forth in Schedule 1 of the Underwriting Agreement. The Notes will be issued pursuant to a base indenture, dated as of February 24, 2016 (the “Base Indenture”), between the Company and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee (the “Trustee”), as supplemented by the first supplemental indenture, dated as of February 24, 2016 (the “Supplemental Indenture” and, together with the Base Indenture, the “Indenture”), between the Company and the Trustee.

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. and U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as Trustee 3.700% Senior Notes due 2021 4.800% Senior Notes due 2026 First Supplemental Indenture Dated as of February 24, 2016 to Indenture dated as of February 24, 2016 (February 24th, 2016)

FIRST SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE, dated as of February 24, 2016 (“First Supplemental Indenture”), to the Indenture dated as of February 24, 2016 (as amended, modified or supplemented from time to time in accordance therewith, other than with respect to a particular Series of debt securities, the “Base Indenture” and, as amended, modified and supplemented by this First Supplemental Indenture, the “Indenture”), by and among ELECTRONIC ARTS INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, a national banking association, as trustee (the “Trustee”).

Electronic Arts Inc. – CROSS -REFERENCE TABLE Certain Sections of this Indenture relating to Sections 310 through 318, inclusive, of the Trust Indenture Act of 1939: (February 24th, 2016)

INDENTURE, dated as of February 24, 2016, between Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and U.S. Bank National Association, a national banking association (the “Trustee”).

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. $600,000,000 3.700% Senior Notes due 2021 $400,000,000 4.800% Senior Notes due 2026 Underwriting Agreement (February 19th, 2016)
Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS ANNOUNCES PROPOSED OFFERING OF SENIOR NOTES AND NEW STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM (February 17th, 2016)

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) today announced that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, senior notes in a public offering.

Electronic Arts Inc. – TRANSITION AGREEMENT (November 10th, 2015)

This TRANSITION AGREEMENT (“Agreement”), including and incorporating by reference Attachment A, and the definitions for the capitalized terms set forth therein, is made by and between Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, with its principal place of business at 209 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, California 94065-1175 (“EA”) and Employee. This Agreement is made as of the Agreement Date and shall become effective as of the Effective Date.

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EMPLOYEE STOCK PURCHASE PLAN As Amended by the Stockholders on July 31, 2013 (November 10th, 2015)
Electronic Arts Inc. – EA Bonus Plan Addendum FY16 Bonus Formula (May 22nd, 2015)

Subject to all other terms and conditions of the EA Bonus Plan (“Plan”)*, those Plan Participants who have been specifically identified by Electronic Arts Inc. (the “Company”) as eligible to receive a discretionary bonus pursuant to the terms of this Addendum shall have such bonus determined as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2000 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN PERFORMANCE-BASED RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD [PARTICIPANT INFORMATION] (May 22nd, 2015)

Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, (the “Company”) hereby grants on the date hereof (the “Award Date”) to the Participant named above a Performance-Based Restricted Stock Unit Award (the “Award”) consisting of Restricted Stock Units issued under the Company’s 2000 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended (the “Plan”), to receive the total number of units set forth below of the Company’s Common Stock (the “Award Units”). The Award is intended to qualify as “qualified performance-based compensation” as described in Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code. The Award is subject to all the terms and conditions set forth herein, in the attached Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C and in the Plan, the provisions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The principal features of the Award are as follows:

Electronic Arts Inc. – SEPARATION AGREEMENT AND RELEASE SUMMARY OF TERMS (May 22nd, 2015)

This SEPARATION AGREEMENT AND MUTUAL RELEASE (this “Agreement”), including and incorporating by reference the attached Summary of Terms and the definitions for the capitalized terms set forth therein, is made by and between Electronic Arts Inc., a Delaware corporation, with its principal place of business at 209 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, California 94065-1175 (“EA”) and Employee. This Agreement is made as of the Agreement Date and shall become effective as of the Effective Date.

Electronic Arts Inc. – EA Bonus Plan Plan Document (May 22nd, 2015)

This Plan applies solely to regular employees of Electronic Arts and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively referred to in this Document as “EA” or the “Company”) whom EA, in its sole discretion, determines meet the eligibility requirements set forth below (“Participant(s)”).

Electronic Arts Inc. – ELECTRONIC ARTS REPORTS Q4 FY15 AND FULL YEAR FY15 FINANCIAL RESULTS (May 5th, 2015)

REDWOOD CITY, CA - May 5, 2015 - Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced preliminary financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2015.

Electronic Arts Inc. – CREDIT AGREEMENT dated as of March 19, 2015 among ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. The Lenders Party Hereto JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. as Administrative Agent and BNP PARIBAS, CITIBANK, N.A. and MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC. as Co- Syndication Agents _____________________________ J.P. MORGAN SECURITIES LLC, BNP PARIBAS SECURITIES CORP., CITIGROUP GLOBAL MARKETS INC. and MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING INC. as Joint Bookrunners and Joint Lead Arrangers (March 20th, 2015)

CREDIT AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”) dated as of March 19, 2015 among ELECTRONIC ARTS INC., the LENDERS from time to time party hereto, JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent and BNP PARIBAS, CITIBANK, N.A. and MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC., as Co-Syndication Agents.