Cadence Design Systems Inc Sample Contracts

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. SENIOR EXECUTIVE BONUS PLAN (Effective February 5, 2019) (February 8th, 2019)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. A Delaware corporation (February 8th, 2019)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – THIRD AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT WITH LIP-BU TAN (April 25th, 2018)

THIS THIRD AMENDMENT (this “Third Amendment”) to the Original Employment Agreement (as defined below) is made and entered into effective March 22, 2018 by and between Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (the “Company”) and LIP-BU TAN (“Executive”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – AMENDMENT NUMBER ONE CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. 2009 DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN (February 20th, 2018)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. A Delaware corporation (February 12th, 2018)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – FIRST AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT WITH ANIRUDH DEVGAN (November 17th, 2017)

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT (this “First Amendment”) to the Employment Agreement (as defined below) is made and entered into effective November 16, 2017 by and between Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (the “Company”) and ANIRUDH DEVGAN (“Executive”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO LOAN AGREEMENT (February 1st, 2017)

This LOAN AGREEMENT is entered into as of January 28, 2016 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Borrower”), the Guarantors (defined herein), the Lenders (defined herein) and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of January 30, 2017 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., as the Borrower, THE SUBSIDIARIES OF THE BORROWER IDENTIFIED HEREIN, as the Guarantors, JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer, BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. and HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as Co-Syndication Agents CREDIT SUISSE AG, CAYMAN ISLANDS BRANCH, MUFG UNION BANK, N.A. and WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., as Co-Documentation Agents and THE OTHER LENDERS PARTY HERETO Arranged By: (February 1st, 2017)

This CREDIT AGREEMENT is entered into as of January 30, 2017 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Borrower”), the Guarantors (defined herein), the Lenders (defined herein) and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – INDEMNITY AGREEMENT (July 25th, 2016)

This Indemnity Agreement (this “Agreement”), dated as of _________, is made by and between Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and _________ (the “Indemnitee”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. SENIOR EXECUTIVE BONUS PLAN (July 25th, 2016)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. EXECUTIVE SEVERANCE PLAN (Effective Date: May 5, 2016) (May 11th, 2016)

In order to encourage the retention of key management employees, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors (the “Committee”) of Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), has adopted this Executive Severance Plan (this “Plan”). The purpose of the Plan is to provide benefits to a group of employees of the Company and its participating Affiliates (as defined in Section 8 hereof) that constitutes a “select group of management or highly compensated employees” within the meaning of U.S. Department of Labor Regulation §2520.104-24.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. SENIOR EXECUTIVE BONUS PLAN (February 18th, 2016)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – AMENDMENT NUMBER ONE CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. 2009 DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN (February 18th, 2016)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – LOAN AGREEMENT Dated as of January 28, 2016 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., as the Borrower, THE SUBSIDIARIES OF THE BORROWER IDENTIFIED HEREIN, as the Guarantors, JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent, BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., as Syndication Agent WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION and MUFG UNION BANK, N.A., as Co-Documentation Agents and THE OTHER LENDERS PARTY HERETO Arranged By: J.P. MORGAN SECURITIES LLC and MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER & SMITH INCORPORATED, as Joint Lead Arrangers and Joint Book Runners (February 3rd, 2016)

This LOAN AGREEMENT is entered into as of January 28, 2016 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Borrower”), the Guarantors (defined herein), the Lenders (defined herein) and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – EXECUTIVE TRANSITION AND RELEASE AGREEMENT (October 29th, 2015)

This Executive Transition and Release Agreement (this “Agreement”) is entered into between Charlie Huang (“Executive”) and Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (“Cadence” or the “Company”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2015 CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. CFO Commentary October 26, 2015 Q3 2015 KEYMETRICS Beginning this quarter, Cadence is posting a copy of this CFO Commentary along with the earnings press release and the financial schedules to the Cadence Investor Relations website at cadence.com. This commentary is offered to provide investors and analysts further insight into Cadence's financial results in advance of the quarterly conference call. The Cadence Q3 2015 Financial Results Conference Call will begin today, October 26, 2015 at 2:00pm PT / 5:00pm ET. The earnings call (October 26th, 2015)

Beginning this quarter, Cadence is posting a copy of this CFO Commentary along with the earnings press release and the financial schedules to the Cadence Investor Relations website at cadence.com. This commentary is offered to provide investors and analysts further insight into Cadence's financial results in advance of the quarterly conference call.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT WITH ANIRUDH DEVGAN (April 27th, 2015)

THIS AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), made effective as of March 16, 2015 (the “Effective Date”), between CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and ANIRUDH DEVGAN (“Executive”), sets forth the employment terms between the parties.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – Cadence Design Systems, Inc., as the Company and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as Trustee First Supplemental Indenture Dated as of October 9, 2014 $350,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.375% Senior Notes due 2024 (October 9th, 2014)

FIRST SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “Supplemental Indenture”), dated as of October 9, 2014, between Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”) and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, a national banking association, as Trustee (the “Trustee”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. 4.375% Senior Notes due 2024 Underwriting Agreement (October 9th, 2014)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. as the Company and WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION as Trustee Indenture Dated as of October 9, 2014 (October 9th, 2014)

INDENTURE, dated as of October 9, 2014, between Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as the Company, and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, a national banking association organized under the laws of the United States of America, as Trustee (the “Trustee”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – Cadence Announces Pricing of $350 Million Senior Notes Offering (October 9th, 2014)

SAN JOSE, Calif. , 07 Oct 2014 — Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced the pricing of its public offering of $350 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.375% Senior Notes due 2024. The offering is expected to close on October 9, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – [FORM OF INDENTURE] CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. as the Company and WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION as Trustee Indenture Dated as of [_], 20[_] (September 26th, 2014)

INDENTURE, dated as of [_], 20[_], between Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as the Company, and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, a national banking association organized under the laws of the United States of America, as Trustee (the “Trustee”).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – FIRST AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT (September 22nd, 2014)

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT dated as of September 19, 2014 (the “Amendment”) is entered into among Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (the “Borrower”), the Lenders party hereto and Bank of America, N.A., as Administrative Agent. All capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings given to such terms in the Credit Agreement (as defined below).

Cadence Design Systems Inc – AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. A Delaware corporation (May 7th, 2014)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT WITH THOMAS BECKLEY (February 20th, 2014)

THIS AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), made effective as of September 20, 2012 (the “Effective Date”), between CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and THOMAS P. BECKLEY (“Executive”), sets forth the employment terms between the parties.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT WITH MARTIN N. LUND (April 25th, 2013)

THIS AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), made effective as of March 28, 2013 (the “Effective Date”), between CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and MARTIN N. LUND (“Executive”), sets forth the employment terms between the parties.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement 1995 Directors Stock Incentive Plan (February 21st, 2013)

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (the “Company”), pursuant to its 1995 Directors Stock Incentive Plan (the “Plan”) has on ____________ granted to you, the Optionee named above, an option (this “Option”) to purchase shares of the common stock of the Company (“Common Stock”). This Option is not intended to qualify and will not be treated as an “incentive stock option” within the meaning of Section 422 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Incentive Stock Award Agreement 1995 Directors Stock Incentive Plan (February 21st, 2013)

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (the “Company”), pursuant to the 1995 Directors Stock Incentive Plan (the “Plan”), hereby grants you an Incentive Stock Award (the “Award”) as set forth below. This Award is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Incentive Stock Award Agreement (this “Agreement”) and in the Plan; provided, however, that in the event of a conflict between the terms of this Agreement and the terms of the Plan, the terms of this Agreement shall prevail. Capitalized terms that are not defined herein shall have the meanings set forth in the Plan.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYEE STOCK PURCHASE PLAN As Approved by the Stockholders May 13, 2009 and Amended as of February 6, 2012 (February 21st, 2013)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of December 12, 2012 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., as the Borrower, THE SUBSIDIARIES OF THE BORROWER IDENTIFIED HEREIN, as the Guarantors, BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer, MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC. and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Co-Syndication Agents HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION and UNION BANK, N.A., as Co-Documentation Agents and THE OTHER LENDERS PARTY HERETO Arranged By: MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER & SMITH INCORPORATED, MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC. and J.P. MORGAN SECURITIES LLC, as (December 13th, 2012)

This CREDIT AGREEMENT is entered into as of December 12, 2012 among CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Borrower”), the Guarantors (defined herein), the Lenders (defined herein) and BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. 1995 DIRECTORS STOCK INCENTIVE PLAN Amended and Restated May 4, 2012 (approved by stockholders) (July 26th, 2012)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT WITH GEOFFREY G. RIBAR (February 24th, 2012)

THIS AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), made effective as of October 21, 2011 (the “Effective Date”), between CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and GEOFFREY G. RIBAR (“Executive”), sets forth the employment terms between the parties.

Cadence Design Systems Inc – THE WEISER LAW FIRM, P.C. KATHLEEN A. HERKENHOFF (168562) 12707 High Bluff Drive, Suite 200 San Diego, CA 92 130 Telephone: 858/794-1441 Facsimile: 858/794-1450 kah@weiserlawfirm. com THE WEISER LAW FIRM, P.C. ROBERT B. WEISER BRETT D. STECKER JEFFREY J. CIARLANTO (November 18th, 2011)
Cadence Design Systems Inc – THE WEISER LAW FIRM, P.C. KATHLEEN A. HERKENHOFF (168562) 12707 High Bluff Drive, Suite 200 San Diego, CA 92130 Telephone: 858/794-1441 Facsimile: 858/794-1450 kah@weiserlawfirm.com Attorneys for Plaintiff Walter Hamilton [Additional counsel appear on signature page] UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION In re CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. ; ) Case No. C-08-4966-SC SECURITIES AND DERIVATIVE ; LITIGATION , STIPULATION OF SETTLEMENT This Document Relates To: ] The Honorable Samuel Conti SC, andCV-10-03627-SC. Trial Date: None Set (November 18th, 2011)

This Stipulation of Settlement (the “Stipulation”) is dated as of June 7, 2011, and is entered into, each by and through their respective undersigned counsel, by and among the parties to the above-captioned shareholder derivative action (the “Federal Action”) and the following related shareholder derivative actions pending before the California Superior Court for the County of Santa Clara (the “State Court”): In re Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Deriv. Litig., Case No. L08-CV-127922 (the “State Action”). In the Federal Action, the stipulating parties are: a) Walter Hamilton, Arash Samani and George Powers (collectively the “Federal Plaintiffs”) suing on behalf of Nominal Defendant Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (“Cadence” or the “Company”); b) Cadence; and c) all of the State Action Individual Defendants (as defined below), as well as James J. Cowie

Cadence Design Systems Inc – CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. INCENTIVE STOCK AWARD AGREEMENT Amended and Restated 2000 Equity Incentive Plan (October 28th, 2011)

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (the “Company”), pursuant to the Amended and Restated 2000 Equity Incentive Plan (the “Plan”), hereby grants you an Incentive Stock Award (the “Award”) as set forth below. The Award is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Incentive Stock Award Agreement, including the country-specific terms and conditions contained in the appendix attached hereto (the “Appendix”) (collectively, this “Agreement”), and in the Plan located on the Employee Stock Services Website (located at http://ess.cadence.com); provided, however, that in the event of a conflict between the terms of this Agreement and the terms of the Plan, the terms of this Agreement shall prevail. Capitalized terms that are not defined herein shall have the meanings set forth in the Plan.