Materially Impair definition

Materially Impair means any amendment to the terms of the Award that materially adversely affects the Participant’s rights under the Award. A Participant’s rights under an Award will not be deemed to have been Materially Impaired by any such amendment if the Board, in its sole discretion, determines that the amendment, taken as a whole, does not materially impair the Participant’s rights. For example, the following types of amendments to the terms of an Award do not Materially Impair the Participant’s rights under the Award: (i) imposition of reasonable restrictions on the minimum number of shares subject to an Option that may be exercised, (ii) to maintain the qualified status of the Award as an Incentive Stock Option under Section 422 of the Code; (iii) to change the terms of an Incentive Stock Option in a manner that disqualifies, impairs or otherwise affects the qualified status of the Award as an Incentive Stock Option under Section 422 of the Code; (iv) to clarify the manner of exemption from, or to bring the Award into compliance with or qualify it for an exemption from, Section 409A; or (v) to comply with other Applicable Laws.
Materially Impair means any amendment to the terms of the Award that materially adversely affects the Participant’s rights under the Award.
Materially Impair means that a Participant’s rights under an Award will be materially adversely affected by a suspension or termination of the Plan, an amendment of the

Examples of Materially Impair in a sentence

  • Suspension or termination of the Plan will not Materially Impair rights and obligations under any Award granted while the Plan is in effect except with the written consent of the affected Participant.


More Definitions of Materially Impair

Materially Impair means that a Participant’s rights under an Award will be materially adversely affected by a suspension or termination of the Plan, an amendment of the Plan, or an amendment to the terms of the Award, as applicable. For purposes of the Plan, a Participant’s rights under an Award will not be deemed to have been Materially Impaired by any of the foregoing actions if the Board, in its sole discretion, determines that such action, taken as a whole, does not materially impair the Participant’s rights under the Award. For example, an amendment to the terms of an Award in order to do any of the following, or that results in any of
Materially Impair means a development or proposal that in Norwest's reasonable judgment will have an adverse effect on AMAN's annual gross revenues of $3,500,000 or more.

Related to Materially Impair

  • Business Material Adverse Effect means any durationally significant event, occurrence, fact, condition or change that, individually or in the aggregate with any other event, occurrence, fact, condition or change, has had, or would reasonably be expected to have, a material adverse effect on the business, operations, financial condition or results of operations of the Transferred Business, taken as a whole; provided, that none of the following events, changes, developments, effects, conditions, circumstances, matters, occurrences or states of facts shall be taken into account in determining whether there has been or may be a Business Material Adverse Effect: (i) any change or development in United States financial or securities markets, general economic or business conditions, or political or regulatory conditions, (ii) any act of war, armed hostilities or terrorism, (iii) any change or development in the industries in which the Transferred Business operates, (iv) any change in Law or GAAP or the interpretation or enforcement of either,WorldReginfo - 30be2298-b0bd-4a6d-bae2-96e81f285a52(v) any change caused by the negotiation, execution, delivery, performance or public announcement of this Agreement (including, without limitation, any Litigation related thereto and/or any adverse change in customer, employee, supplier, financing source, licensor, licensee, stockholder, joint venture partner or any other similar relationships) ( provided, however, that the exception in this clause (v) shall not apply to references to “Business Material Adverse Effect” in the representations and warranties set forth in Section 3.4 or 3.5), (vi) any change resulting from the failure of Buyer to consent to any acts or actions requiring Buyer’s consent under this Agreement and for which Seller or any of its Affiliates has sought such consent, or (vii) any - 3 - failure of the Transferred Business to meet, with respect to any period or periods, any internal or external projections, forecasts, estimates of earnings or revenues, or business plans ( provided, however, that the exception in this clause (vii) shall not prevent or otherwise affect a determination that any change, effect, circumstance or development underlying such failure has contributed to or would reasonably be expected to have a Business Material Adverse Effect), except, in the case of clauses (i), (ii) and (iii), to the extent such events, changes, developments, effects, conditions, circumstances, matters, occurrences or states of facts have a materially disproportionate effect on the Transferred Business relative to other Persons engaged in the industries in which the Transferred Business operates.

  • Parent Material Adverse Effect means (i) a material adverse effect on the business, condition (financial or otherwise), Assets or results of operations of the Parent Business, taken as a whole or (ii) a material impairment or delay of Parent’s or its Controlled Affiliates’ ability to effect the Closing or to perform its obligations under this Agreement or any Ancillary Agreement to which it is a party; provided, however, that none of the following (or the results thereof) shall be taken into account: (A) any change in Law or accounting standards or interpretations thereof that is of general application; (B) any change in general economic or business conditions or Broadband Industry-wide or financial market conditions generally; and (C) except with respect to Sections 4.6, 4.7 and 6.1(f), any adverse effect as a result of the execution or announcement of this Agreement, the Ancillary Agreements, the Transaction or the transactions contemplated by the Ancillary Agreements.

  • Adverse impact means any deleterious effect on waters or wetlands, including their quality, quantity, surface area, species composition, aesthetics or usefulness for human or natural uses which are or may potentially be harmful or injurious to human health, welfare, safety or property, to biological productivity, diversity, or stability or which unreasonably interfere with the enjoyment of life or property, including outdoor recreation.

  • Company Material Adverse Effect means a material adverse effect on (i) the business, results of operation or financial condition of the Company and its consolidated subsidiaries taken as a whole; provided, however, that Company Material Adverse Effect shall not be deemed to include the effects of (A) changes after the date of the Letter Agreement (the “Signing Date”) in general business, economic or market conditions (including changes generally in prevailing interest rates, credit availability and liquidity, currency exchange rates and price levels or trading volumes in the United States or foreign securities or credit markets), or any outbreak or escalation of hostilities, declared or undeclared acts of war or terrorism, in each case generally affecting the industries in which the Company and its subsidiaries operate, (B) changes or proposed changes after the Signing Date in generally accepted accounting principles in the United States (“GAAP”) or regulatory accounting requirements, or authoritative interpretations thereof, (C) changes or proposed changes after the Signing Date in securities, banking and other laws of general applicability or related policies or interpretations of Governmental Entities (in the case of each of these clauses (A), (B) and (C), other than changes or occurrences to the extent that such changes or occurrences have or would reasonably be expected to have a materially disproportionate adverse effect on the Company and its consolidated subsidiaries taken as a whole relative to comparable U.S. banking or financial services organizations), or (D) changes in the market price or trading volume of the Common Stock or any other equity, equity-related or debt securities of the Company or its consolidated subsidiaries (it being understood and agreed that the exception set forth in this clause (D) does not apply to the underlying reason giving rise to or contributing to any such change); or (ii) the ability of the Company to consummate the Purchase and the other transactions contemplated by this Agreement and the Warrant and perform its obligations hereunder or thereunder on a timely basis.

  • Material Adverse Effect shall have the meaning assigned to such term in Section 3.1(b).