Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement Sample Contracts

Tyme Technologies, Inc. – Tyme Technologies, Inc. 2016 Stock Option Plan for Non-Employee Directors Contingent Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (May 29th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT is made on (the Date of Grant), by and between Tyme Technologies, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), and (the Participant).

Tyme Technologies, Inc. – Tyme Technologies, Inc. 2016 Stock Option Plan for Non-Employee Directors Contingent Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (May 29th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT is made on (the Date of Grant), by and between Tyme Technologies, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), and (the Participant).

Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (May 3rd, 2018)

This Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (this "Award Agreement") is made and entered into as of _______________, 20__ (the "Grant Date"), by and between Edgewell Personal Care Company (the "Company") and ___________________ (the "Participant"). Capitalized terms not defined in this Award Agreement shall have the respective meanings given such terms by the Edgewell Personal Care Company 2018 Stock Incentive Plan (the "Plan").

Global Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (May 1st, 2018)

In addition to such other conditions as may be established by the Committee, in consideration of the granting of an award under the terms of the Johnson & Johnson 2012 Long-Term Incentive Plan, as amended from time to time (the "Plan"), you agree as follows:

Level One Bancorp Inc – Level One Bancorp, Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (April 27th, 2018)

The Participant specified below is hereby granted a nonqualified stock option (the Option) by LEVEL ONE BANCORP, INC., a Michigan corporation (the Company), under the LEVEL ONE BANCORP, INC. 2018 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN (the Plan). The Option shall be subject to the terms of the Plan and the terms set forth in this Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (Award Agreement).

Tyme Technologies, Inc. – Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (April 2nd, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT is made on (the Date of Grant), by and between Tyme Technologies, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), and (the Participant).

Addus Homecare Corp. – NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT Pursuant to the ADDUS HOMECARE CORPORATION 2017 OMNIBUS INCENTIVE PLAN (March 14th, 2018)
Altice USA, Inc. – Altice Usa 2017 Long Term Incentive Plan Form of Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (Performance-Based Vesting) (March 6th, 2018)

THIS OPTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made effective as of _____________ (the "Date of Grant") between Altice USA, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and _________________ (the "Participant").

Altice USA, Inc. – Altice Usa 2017 Long Term Incentive Plan Form of Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (January 3rd, 2018)

THIS OPTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made effective as of _____________ (the "Date of Grant") between Altice USA, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and _________________ (the "Participant").

The Wendy's Co – NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (The "Agreement") UNDER THE WENDY'S COMPANY (November 8th, 2017)

The Wendy's Company (the "Company"), pursuant to the provisions of The Wendy's Company 2010 Omnibus Award Plan (as amended, the "Plan"), hereby irrevocably grants to _______________________ (the "Optionee") the right and option (the "Option") to purchase ___________ shares of Common Stock, par value $0.10 per share (the "Common Stock"), of the Company upon and subject to the following terms and conditions:

The Clorox Company 2005 Stock Incentive Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (November 1st, 2017)

The Clorox Company, a Delaware company (the "Company"), grants to the Optionee named below an option (the "Option") to purchase, in accordance with the terms of The Clorox Company 2005 Stock Incentive Plan (the "Plan") and this nonqualified stock option agreement (the "Agreement"), the number of shares of Common Stock of the Company (the "Shares") at the exercise price per share (the "Exercise Price") set forth as follows:

Meredith Corporation Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement for Employees* (August 29th, 2017)

THIS AGREEMENT (the "Agreement"), effective as of the date set forth in the Notice, is between Meredith Corporation, an Iowa corporation (the "Company") and the Optionee named in the Notice (the "Optionee"), and is subject to all applicable provisions of the Plan and the Plan's Prospectus. The parties hereto agree as follows:

Meredith Corporation Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement for Non-Employee Directors* (August 29th, 2017)

This Agreement, effective as of the date set forth in the notice of the grant ("Notice of Grant"), is made between Meredith Corporation, an Iowa corporation (the "Company"), and the individual named in the Notice of Grant (the "Director"), covering one or more grants of Nonqualified Stock Options by the Company to the Director (the "Award") under the Meredith Corporation 2014 Stock Incentive Plan (the "Plan"). This Agreement is subject to all applicable provisions of the Plan and the Plan's Prospectus. Any capitalized terms used herein that are otherwise undefined shall have the same meaning provided in the Plan.

Darden Restaurants, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Incentive Plan Fy 20[__] Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (July 21st, 2017)

This Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (the "Agreement") is between Darden Restaurants, Inc., a Florida corporation (the "Company" or "Corporation"), and you, a person notified by the Company and identified in the Company's records, as the recipient of a Nonqualified Stock Option grant during the Company's fiscal year 20[__]. This Agreement is effective as of the Grant Date communicated to you and set forth in the Company's records.

PQ Group Holdings Inc. – Form of Pq Group Holdings Inc. Stock Incentive Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (June 9th, 2017)

THIS AGREEMENT (this Award Agreement) is made effective as of (the Date of Grant) by and between PQ Group Holdings Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), and (the Participant). Capitalized terms not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings set forth in the PQ Group Holdings Inc. Stock Incentive Plan (formerly known as the Second Amended and Restated PQ Holdings Inc. Stock Incentive Plan; the Plan); provided that, if the Participant is party to an employment agreement with the Company or any of its Subsidiaries that is then in effect, the terms Disability, Retirement or Cause shall, if defined in such employment agreement, have the meanings ascribed to such terms in such employment agreement).

Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. – Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. Amendment to Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreements (June 7th, 2017)

This Amendment (this Amendment) to (i) the Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement, dated as of June 16, 2016 (the 2016 Agreement) and (ii) the Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement, dated as of May 11, 2017 (the 2017 Agreement and together with the 2016 Agreement, the Agreements), by and between Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. Inc. (the Company) and Jason Aryeh (the Participant), is dated as of June 7, 2017.

Rosetta Stone – Rosetta Stone Inc. 2009 Omnibus Incentive Plan Cover Sheet to Long Term Performance-Based Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (May 9th, 2017)

Rosetta Stone Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), hereby grants an option to purchase shares of its Class B Common Stock, $.00005 par value (the "Stock"), to the optionee named below (the "Option"). The terms and conditions of the Option are set forth in the Long Term Performance-Based Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement and in the Rosetta Stone Inc. 2009 Omnibus Incentive Plan, as amended (the "Plan").

Rosetta Stone – Rosetta Stone Inc. 2009 Omnibus Incentive Plan Cover Sheet to Annual Performance-Based Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (May 9th, 2017)

Rosetta Stone Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), hereby grants an option to purchase shares of its Class B Common Stock, $.00005 par value (the "Stock"), to the optionee named below (the "Option"). The terms and conditions of the Option are set forth in the Annual Performance-Based Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement and in the Rosetta Stone Inc. 2009 Omnibus Incentive Plan, as amended (the "Plan").

West Bancorporation – 2017 Equity Incentive Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (April 28th, 2017)

The Participant specified below is hereby granted a nonqualified stock option (the "Option") by WEST BANCORPORATION, INC., an Iowa corporation (the "Company"), under the WEST BANCORPORATION, INC. 2017 EQUITY INCENTIVE PLAN (the "Plan"). The Option shall be subject to the terms of the Plan and the terms set forth in this Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement ("Award Agreement").

Lakeland Financial Corporation – Lakeland Financial Corporation 2017 Equity Incentive Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (April 13th, 2017)

The Participant specified below is hereby granted a nonqualified stock option (the "Option") by Lakeland Financial Corporation, an Indiana corporation (the "Company"), under the Lakeland Financial Corporation 2017 Equity Incentive Plan (the "Plan"). The Option shall be subject to the terms of the Plan and the terms set forth in this Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement ("Award Agreement").

A. Schulman, Inc. – Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (April 4th, 2017)

Nature of Award. Effective as of the date (the "Grant Date") specified in the attached Notice of Grant (the "Grant Notice"), the Company hereby grants to the individual identified in the Grant Notice (the "Participant") an award of Nonqualified Stock Options ("Options") as set forth in the Grant Notice (the "Award"). The Award is subject to the terms and conditions described in the Grant Notice, this Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement ("Award Agreement"), and the Plan. The Options are nonqualified stock options which are not intended to be governed by Section 422 of the Code or qualify as Incentive Stock Options thereunder.

Bioverativ Inc. – Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement Granted Under Bioverativ Inc. 2017 Non-Employee Directors Equity Plan (March 24th, 2017)
Bioverativ Inc. – Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement Granted Under Bioverativ Inc. 2017 Omnibus Equity Plan (March 24th, 2017)
Hemisphere Media – Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. Amended and Restated 2013 Equity Incentive Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (March 15th, 2017)

THIS NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (the Agreement), is made, effective as of (hereinafter the Date of Grant), between Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (the Company), and (the Participant).

Hemisphere Media – Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (March 15th, 2017)

THIS NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (the Agreement), is made, effective as of (hereinafter the Date of Grant), between Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (the Company), and (the Participant).

NCS Multistage Holdings, Inc. – Pioneer Super Holdings, Inc. 2012 Equity Incentive Plan NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (March 9th, 2017)

THIS NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (the Award Agreement) by and between Pioneer Super Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), and (the Participant) is made effective as of , 2012 (the Date of Grant).

Schneider National, Inc. – Schneider National, Inc. Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (March 7th, 2017)

THIS NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (this Agreement), dated as of [ ] (the Date of Grant), is made by and between Schneider National, Inc., a Wisconsin corporation (the Company), and [ ] (the Participant).

PRIMERICA, INC. Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (February 27th, 2017)

Primerica, Inc. ("Primerica") hereby grants to [NAME] (the "Participant") Non-Qualified Stock Options (the "Options") pursuant to the Primerica, Inc. Amended and Restated 2010 Omnibus Incentive Plan (the "Plan"), subject to the conditions and restrictions detailed in the Plan and in this Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (the "Award Agreement"). Terms applicable to the Options are contained in the Plan and in this Award Agreement (the "Agreement"). Capitalized terms not defined herein shall have the meaning assigned to such terms in the Plan.

Marathon Oil Corporation 2016 Incentive Compensation Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement [Grant Date] (February 24th, 2017)

Pursuant to this Award Agreement, MARATHON OIL CORPORATION (the "Corporation") hereby grants to [NAME] (the "Optionee"), an employee of the Corporation or a Subsidiary, on [DATE] (the "Grant Date"), a right (the "Option") to purchase from the Corporation [NUMBER] shares of Common Stock of the Corporation at a grant price of $[PRICE] per share (the "Grant Price"), pursuant to the Marathon Oil Corporation 2016 Incentive Compensation Plan (the "Plan"), with such number of shares and such price per share being subject to adjustment as provided in Section 13 of the Plan, and further subject to the following terms and conditions:

Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (February 24th, 2017)

THIS NON QUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT (this "Agreement"), evidences the grant of a nonqualified stock option (the "Option") by FARO Technologies, Inc., a Florida corporation (the "Company"), to the Optionee named above, on the date indicated above, pursuant to the provisions of the Plan.

Lyondellbasell Industries Nv – Lyondellbasell Industries 2017 Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (February 23rd, 2017)

By letter (the Grant Letter), effective as of the date specified in the Grant Letter (the Grant Date), LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (the Company), pursuant to the LyondellBasell Industries 2017 Long-Term Incentive Plan (the Plan), has granted to the Participant a right (the Option) to purchase from the Company up to but not exceeding in the aggregate the number of shares of Common Stock (as defined in the Plan) (the Option Shares) specified in the Grant Letter at the Grant Price per Option Share specified in the Grant Letter, such number of shares and such price per share being subject to adjustment as provided in the Plan, and further subject to the following terms and conditions (the Award Agreement):

American Express Company 2016 Incentive Compensation Plan [ ] Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (Band 99) (February 17th, 2017)

This [ ] Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (Band 99) sets forth the terms and conditions of the Nonqualified Stock Options granted by American Express Company pursuant to the Companys 2016 Incentive Compensation Plan to select employees in Band 99 during [ ]. Capitalized terms used herein have the meanings given such terms herein or by Appendix A.

Heritage Financial Corporation – Heritage Financial Corporation 2014 Omnibus Equity Plan Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (February 1st, 2017)

The Participant specified below has been granted a nonqualified stock option (the "Option") by HERITAGE FINANCIAL CORPORATION, a Washington corporation (the "Company"), under the HERITAGE FINANCIAL CORPORATION 2014 OMNIBUS EQUITY PLAN (the "Plan"). The Option shall be subject to the terms of the Plan and the terms set forth in this Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement ("Award Agreement").

The SCOTTS MIRACLE-GRO COMPANY LONG-TERM INCENTIVE PLAN (Effective January 27, 2017) NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AWARD AGREEMENT FOR EMPLOYEES NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION GRANTED TO [Grantee's Name] ON [Grant Date] (January 30th, 2017)
Columbia Laboratories, Inc. – Juniper Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Inducement Nonqualified Stock Option Award Agreement (December 23rd, 2016)

THIS AGREEMENT (the Agreement) is made effective as of the day of January, 2017 (hereinafter called the Date of Grant), between Juniper Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Delaware corporation (hereinafter called the Company), and Jeffrey Young (hereinafter called the Participant), as a material inducement to Participant becoming a senior executive of the Company.