Stock Option Agreement Sample Contracts

Stock Option AgreementA stock option agreement is a negotiable instrument that gives the holder of the option the right to buy or sell a certain number of shares of the stock at a specified price with a specific timeframe.  Stock option agreements are often between corporations and select employees.

World Acceptance Corporation – Stock Option Agreement (October 16th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT, effective as of the Grant Date above, represents the grant by the Company of an option to purchase the Option Shares to the Participant named above, pursuant to the provisions of the Plan and this Agreement. All capitalized terms shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the Plan, unless specifically set forth otherwise herein. The parties hereto agree as follows:

Marathon Patent Group, Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement (October 16th, 2018)

This NON--QUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (the "Option Agreement"), dated as of the __ day of ______, 201_ and (the "Grant Date"), is between Marathon Patent Group, Inc., a Nevada corporation (the "Company"), and ________________ (the "Optionee"), a director, officer, employees of, or consultant or advisor to, the Company or a Subsidiary of the Company (a "Related Corporation"), pursuant to Marathon Patent Group, Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan (the "Plan"), approved by shareholders at the 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held March 7, 2018.

World Acceptance Corporation – Stock Option Agreement (October 16th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT, effective as of the Grant Date above, represents the grant by the Company of an option to purchase the Option Shares to the Participant named above, pursuant to the provisions of the Plan and this Agreement. All capitalized terms shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the Plan, unless specifically set forth otherwise herein. The parties hereto agree as follows:

Non-Statutory Stock Option Agreement (October 12th, 2018)

THIS NON-STATUTORY STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT is made as of _______, 2010, by and between Ark Restaurants Corp., a New York corporation having its principal executive offices at 85 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003 (the "Grantor"), and _______________ an individual residing at [___________________________] (the "Optionee").

ADDvantage Technologies Group, Inc. – Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement (October 11th, 2018)

This NON-QUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (the "Agreement"), made and entered into as of October 8, 2018, by and between ADDvantage Technologies Group, Inc., an Oklahoma corporation (the "Company"), and the below named employee of the Company (the "Optionee");

Generex Biotechnology Corporation – Stock Option Agreement (October 9th, 2018)

This STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement"), dated as of October 3, 2018 (the "Grant Date"), is between (the "Optionee") and Generex Biotechnology Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the "Company").

Advance Holdings, LLC – 2018 Equity Incentive Plan Stock Option Agreement (October 9th, 2018)

Unless otherwise defined herein, the terms defined in the Revolve Group, Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan (the "Plan") will have the same defined meanings in this Stock Option Agreement, which includes the Notice of Stock Option Grant (the "Notice of Grant"), the Terms and Conditions of Stock Option Grant attached hereto as Exhibit A, and all appendices and exhibits attached thereto (all together, the "Option Agreement").

Seitel – Seitel Holdings, Inc. Stock Option Agreement (October 9th, 2018)

THIS STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is entered into as of October 3, 2018 (the "Grant Date") between Seitel Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and Robert D. Monson ("Participant").

LogicBio Therapeutics, Inc. – Logicbio Therapeutics, Inc. 2014 Equity Incentive Plan Stock Option Agreement (October 9th, 2018)
Seitel – Seitel Holdings, Inc. Stock Option Agreement (October 9th, 2018)

THIS STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is entered into as of October 3, 2018 (the "Grant Date") between Seitel Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and [____________] ("Participant").

LogicBio Therapeutics, Inc. – Logicbio Therapeutics, Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan Non-Statutory Stock Option Agreement (October 9th, 2018)
Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc. – Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc. Stock Option Agreement (October 5th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Time Vesting Option (October 4th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Performance Vesting Option (October 4th, 2018)
FORM OF HEAT BIOLOGICS, INC. NON-STATUTORY STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Granted Under 2018 Stock Incentive Plan (October 4th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Time Vesting Option (October 4th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Non-Employee Director Option Sign-On Grant (October 4th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Non-Employee Director Option Annual Grant (October 4th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Performance Vesting Option (October 4th, 2018)
Denali Holding Inc. – AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT Rollover Option (October 4th, 2018)
AAR CORP. Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement (Agreement) (September 27th, 2018)

Subject to the provisions set forth herein and the terms and conditions of the AAR CORP. 2013 Stock Plan and the Long-Term Incentive Plan for Fiscal 2018 (together, the Plan), the terms of which are hereby incorporated by reference, and in consideration of the agreements of the Grantee herein provided, AAR CORP., a Delaware corporation (Company), hereby grants to the Grantee an option, effective July 9, 2018 (Date of Grant) entitling the Grantee to purchase from the Company common stock of the Company, par value $1.00 per share (Common Stock), at an exercise price of $48.09, and in the number of shares set forth in the Companys notification of option grant letter to the Grantee and incorporated herein by reference (Option), subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein:

Knight Knox Development Corp. – Artelo Biosciences, Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan Stock Option Agreement (September 27th, 2018)

Unless otherwise defined herein, the terms defined in the 2018 Equity Incentive Plan (the "Plan") shall have the same defined meanings in this Stock Option Agreement (the "Option Agreement").

BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. – Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement of Beacon Holding Inc. (September 24th, 2018)
BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. – Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement of Beacon Holding Inc. (September 24th, 2018)
BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. – Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement of Beacon Holding Inc. (September 24th, 2018)
BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. – Non-Qualified Stock Option Agreement of Beacon Holding Inc. (September 24th, 2018)
Kodiak Sciences Inc. – Kodiak Sciences Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan Stock Option Agreement (September 24th, 2018)

The vesting schedule in the paragraph above notwithstanding, the Shares subject to the Option shall be subject to the following special vesting acceleration provisions (referred to herein as the Accelerated Vesting Benefits), subject to Participants execution and delivery of a release and waiver of claims agreement drafted by and satisfactory to counsel for the Company, and such release and waiver of claims agreement must be executed and become effective within sixty (60) days following the employment termination date (Termination Date) or the second (2nd) anniversary of the Change in Control, as applicable (the date such release and waiver of claims agreement becomes effective, the Release Effective Date):

BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. – Exhibit a to Stock Option Grant Notice Stock Option Agreement (September 24th, 2018)
Osmotica Pharmaceuticals Ltd – Osmotica Pharmaceuticals Plc 2018 Incentive Plan Non-Statutory Stock Option Agreement (September 14th, 2018)

This agreement (this Agreement) evidences a stock option granted by the Company to the individual named above (the Optionee), pursuant to and subject to the terms of the Osmotica Pharmaceuticals plc 2018 Incentive Plan (as from time to time amended and in effect, the Plan).

Arvinas Holding Company, Llc – Arvinas, Inc. STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (September 14th, 2018)

This option satisfies in full all commitments that the Company has to the Participant with respect to the issuance of stock, stock options or other equity securities.

2012 Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. Amended and Restated Stock Incentive Plan Non- Qualified Stock Option Agreement (September 10th, 2018)
2012 HOVNANIAN ENTERPRISES, INC. AMENDED AND RESTATED STOCK INCENTIVE PLAN STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (Directors) (September 10th, 2018)
2012 Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. Amended and Restated Stock Incentive Plan Non- Qualified Stock Option Agreement (September 10th, 2018)
Amendment #1 to Kona Grill, Inc. 2012 Stock Award Plan Stock Option Agreements (September 7th, 2018)

This Amendment #1 to the Kona Grill, Inc. 2012 Stock Award Plan Stock Option Agreements is made between Kona Grill, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company") and Berke Bakay (the "Optionee") is entered into effective as of September 4, 2018.

Upwork Inc. – I Speak Both for Myself and for the Board of Directors, as Well as the Other Management Team Members of Elance-oDesk, Inc. (The Company) You Know, in Saying How Much We Have All Enjoyed Working With You Over the Last Few Years. It Is Clear That Your Experience and Talent Will Be of Enormous Benefit to the Company. On Behalf of the Company, I Am Pleased to Present You Our Offer to Become a Member of the Companys Board of Directors (The Board) and Chair of the Boards Audit Committee. As a Board Member, You Will Be Responsible for Attending in Person or by Telephone, All Board Meetings and All Me (September 6th, 2018)