Retention Agreement Sample Contracts

Retention Agreement (June 6th, 2018)

This Retention Agreement (the "Agreement") is entered into as of June 15, 2015 (the "Effective Date") by and between Ron Kisling (the "Executive") and Fitbit, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company").

Retention Agreement (June 4th, 2018)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made, effective May 31, 2018 (the "Effective Date"), by and between GameStop Corp., a Delaware corporation, (the "Company") and Troy W. Crawford (the "Executive").

Retention Agreement (June 4th, 2018)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made, effective May 31, 2018 (the "Effective Date"), by and between GameStop Corp., a Delaware corporation, (the "Company") and Robert A. Lloyd (the "Executive").

Retention Agreement (June 4th, 2018)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made, effective May 31, 2018 (the "Effective Date"), by and between GameStop Corp., a Delaware corporation, (the "Company") and Daniel J. Kaufman (the "Executive").

Obalon Therapeutics Inc – Retention Agreement (May 10th, 2018)

This Retention Agreement (the "Agreement") is entered into by and between [_____________] (the "Executive") and Obalon Therapeutics, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), on [__________], and is effective on the date on which the Executive commences employment with the Company (the "Effective Date").

NeoPhotonics Corporation Retention Agreement (May 9th, 2018)

This Retention Agreement (this "Agreement") is made and entered into by and between Yang Chiah Yee (the "Employee") and NeoPhotonics Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), effective as of March 22, 2018.

Retention Agreement (May 7th, 2018)

This Retention Agreement is entered into as of May 2, 2018, by and between , an individual (Executive) and Trex Company, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company).

Retention Agreement (May 3rd, 2018)

This RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is made effective as of ______________ __, 2018 (the "Effective Date") by and between Tuesday Morning Corporation, a Delaware corporation ("Tuesday Morning"), and _______________ (the "Employee"). The Company and the Employee are referred to herein individually as a "Party" and together as the "Parties".

Gnc Holdings Inc. – Confidential Retention Agreement (April 26th, 2018)

This Confidential Retention Agreement ("Agreement") is entered into by and between GNC Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") and __________________ ("Employee"). The Company and Employee are collectively referred to herein as the "Parties." The Company and all of its affiliates, subsidiaries, and successors are collectively referred to herein as the "GNC Companies."

[Form of FirstEnergy Solutions Corp. Retention Agreement] FirstEnergy Solutions Corp. RETENTION AGREEMENT (April 23rd, 2018)

WHEREAS, Employee desires to remain in the employ of the Company in anticipation and consideration of the benefits offered herein;

[Form of FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company Retention Agreement] FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company RETENTION AGREEMENT (April 23rd, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT, made effective this ___ day of ____, _______ is by and between FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company ("Company") and _________ "Employee").

Lake Shore Bancorp – Retention Agreement (April 4th, 2018)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is entered into with LAKE SHORE SAVINGS BANK, a federally-chartered savings bank having an office at 31 East Fourth Street, Dunkirk, New York 14048 (the "Bank"), and Jeffrey M. Werdein (the "Executive") effective as of March 29, 2018 (the "Effective Date").

Pineapple Express, Inc. – Pineapple Express, Inc. Independent Director Retention Agreement (January 23rd, 2018)

This Independent Director Retention Agreement ("Agreement") is entered into by and between Pineapple Express, Inc., a Wyoming corporation ("Pineapple Express" and or "Company") and Eric Kennedy ("Director"). The Agreement is effective as of June 1, 2016 ("Effective Date"). Pineapple Express and Director are sometimes referred to herein collectively, as the "Parties."

Ipsco Tubulars Inc – Town and Country Way, Apt 301 Houston, TX 77024 Dear Evgeny, This Letter Documents the Extension of Your Employment With TMK IPSCO (The Company) Pursuant to the Letter Dated July 30, 2013 From Vicki L. Avril and Signed by You on August 31, 2013, a Copy of Which Is Attached as Exhibit A. The Terms of the Letter Agreement Shall Remain in Effect as Amended by the Following Terms. Extension: Upon the Occurrence of the Currently Scheduled End Date of August 5, 2017, the End Date Shall, Subject to the Mutual Agreement of the Parties at That Time, Be Extended for a Period of One (1) Year, Through and (January 12th, 2018)
Destination Maternity – Retention Agreement (December 7th, 2017)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is made on the 19th day of October, 2017 (the "Effective Date") by and between DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and DAVID STERN ("Employee").

Destination Maternity – Retention Agreement (December 7th, 2017)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is made on the 19th day of October, 2017 (the "Effective Date") by and between DESTINATION MATERNITY CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and RONALD J. MASCIANTONIO ("Employee").

NeoPhotonics Corporation Retention Agreement (November 8th, 2017)

This Retention Agreement (this "Agreement") is made and entered into by and between Elizabeth Eby (the "Employee") and NeoPhotonics Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), effective as of August 14, 2017.

Nicholas J. Sarlis, MD, PhD Greenville, DE 19807 RE: Retention Agreement Dear Dr. Sarlis, (October 30th, 2017)

You are an important part of SELLAS Life Sciences Group Ltd (the Company), and we recognize that your engagement and commitment are critical to the Companys success. We value the contributions you make to our organization and are pleased to offer you the opportunity to earn Retention Bonus (as defined and described below) upon and subject to the terms and conditions of this Retention Agreement (the Retention Agreement).

Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. – Retention Agreement (October 26th, 2017)

This Retention Agreement (this Agreement), effective as of October 26, 2017, is made between Hercules Capital, Incorporated, a Maryland corporation (the Company) and the individual executing this Agreement as the Executive on the signature page (the Executive).

Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. – Retention Agreement (October 26th, 2017)

This Retention Agreement (this Agreement), effective as of October 26, 2017, is made between Hercules Capital, Incorporated, a Maryland corporation (the Company) and the individual executing this Agreement as the Executive on the signature page (the Executive).

Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. – Retention Agreement (October 26th, 2017)

This Retention Agreement (this Agreement), effective as of October 26, 2017, is made between Hercules Capital, Incorporated, a Maryland corporation (the Company) and the individual executing this Agreement as the Executive on the signature page (the Executive).

First National Master Note Trust – Risk Retention Agreement (October 19th, 2017)

RISK RETENTION AGREEMENT, dated as of October 19, 2017 (this Agreement), by and among FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF OMAHA, a national banking association (FNBO), FIRST NATIONAL FUNDING LLC, a Nebraska limited liability company (the Transferor) and FIRST NATIONAL MASTER NOTE TRUST, a Delaware statutory trust (the Issuer).

Unity Bancorp, Inc. – Retention Agreement (October 10th, 2017)

RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") made as of this 18th day of September 2017, by and between UNITY BANK, a New Jersey state bank with its principal place of business located at 64 Old Highway 22, Clinton, New Jersey 08809 (the "Bank"), UNITY BANCORP, INC. a New Jersey corporation with its principal place of business located at 64 Old Highway 22, Clinton, New Jersey 08809 ("Unity") (Bank and Unity collectively, "Employer"), and ALAN J. BEDNER, an individual residing at 2336 Ridge Drive, Hellertown, PA 18055 (the "Executive").

Unity Bancorp, Inc. – Retention Agreement (October 10th, 2017)

RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") made as of this 18th day of September 2017, by and between UNITY BANK, a New Jersey state bank with its principal place of business located at 64 Old Highway 22, Clinton, New Jersey 08809 (the "Bank"), UNITY BANCORP, INC. a New Jersey corporation with its principal place of business located at 64 Old Highway 22, Clinton, New Jersey 08809 ("Unity") (Bank and Unity collectively, "Employer"), and JANICE BOLOMEY, an individual residing at 311 Strotz Road, Asbury, NJ 08802 (the "Executive").

Unity Bancorp, Inc. – Retention Agreement (October 10th, 2017)

RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") made as of this 18th day of September 2017, by and between UNITY BANK, a New Jersey state bank with its principal place of business located at 64 Old Highway 22, Clinton, New Jersey 08809 (the "Bank"), UNITY BANCORP, INC. a New Jersey corporation with its principal place of business located at 64 Old Highway 22, Clinton, New Jersey 08809 ("Unity") (Bank and Unity collectively, "Employer"), and JOHN J. KAUCHAK, an individual residing at 736 Coolidge Avenue, North Plainfield, NJ 07063 (the "Executive").

Smith (A.O.) Corporation – Special Retention Agreement (August 8th, 2017)

THIS AGREEMENT (this Agreement) by and between A. O. Smith Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the Company), and (Executive), dated as of the day of , 20 (the Effective Date).

Retention Agreement (August 4th, 2017)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement"), effective as of August 1, 2017, is made and entered into by and between Blackbaud, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and __________________ ("Employee").

Amended and Restated Change-In-Control and Retention Agreement [Ceo Form of Agreement] (July 27th, 2017)

This Amended and Restated Change-in-Control and Retention Agreement (the "Agreement") is made and entered into as of December 7, 2011, by and between VeriSign, Inc., a Delaware corporation, and D. James Bidzos (the "Executive").

Amended and Restated Change-In-Control and Retention Agreement (July 27th, 2017)

This Amended and Restated Change-in-Control and Retention Agreement (the "Agreement") is made and entered into as of [ ], by and between VeriSign, Inc., a Delaware corporation, and [EMPLOYEE NAME] (the "Executive").

Retention Agreement (July 26th, 2017)

This RETENTION AGREEMENT ("Agreement") is being signed as of the 12th day of June, 2017 (the "Signing Date") to cover a new employment relationship which will be effective as of the 1st day of August, 2017 (the "Effective Date") by and between Catherine M. Kilbane ("Employee") and The Sherwin-Williams Company, an Ohio corporation ("Employer").

American Software – Retention Agreement (July 13th, 2017)

THIS AGREEMENT (the Agreement) is dated this 11th, day of July, 2016 between AMERICAN SOFTWARE, INC., a Georgia corporation (Company), and H. Allan Dow (Executive).

Venaxis – Retention Agreement (July 3rd, 2017)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is entered into as of the 30th day of June, 2017 (the "Effective Date") by and between Jeff McGonegal (the "Employee") and Bioptix, Inc., a Colorado corporation, and subsidiaries (the "Company", and together with the Employee, the "Parties").

Cerulean Pharma Inc. – Re: Retention Agreement (June 13th, 2017)

As you know, Cerulean Pharma, Inc. (the Company) is exploring the possibility of a number of business opportunities and transactions. We recognize and appreciate the contributions you have made to the Company during your employment and want you to remain committed to and focused on the tasks that you are assigned during this time.

Sunoco LP – Retention Agreement (June 9th, 2017)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is entered into by and between Sunoco LP, a Delaware master limited partnership (the "Partnership"), and Robert Bradley Williams (the "Employee").

Hill International, Inc. Key Employee Retention Plan Retention Agreement (June 9th, 2017)

THIS RETENTION AGREEMENT (the Agreement) made as of this day of , 2017, by and between Hill International, Inc. (the Company) and (the Participant), sets forth the terms of the Participants Retention Payment as provided under the Hill International, Inc. Key Employee Retention Plan (the Plan). For the purpose of this Agreement, all capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined in this Agreement shall have the definition ascribed to them in the Plan.