Definitions from Employee Matters Agreement
This EMPLOYEE MATTERS AGREEMENT, made and entered into effective as of , 2017, is by and between Huntsman Corporation, a Delaware corporation (Huntsman), and Venator Materials PLC, a public company limited by shares and incorporated under the laws of England and Wales (VMC). Huntsman and VMC are also referred to in this Agreement individually as a Party and collectively as the Parties. Capitalized terms used herein not otherwise defined shall have the respective meanings assigned to them in Section 1.1.
Definitions. As used in this Agreement, the following terms have the meanings set forth in this Section 1.1: Adjusted Huntsman RSUs has the meaning set forth in Section 4.2(e). Affiliate has the meaning set forth in the Separation Agreement. Agreement means this Employee Matters Agreement, together with all Schedules hereto and all amendments, modifications, and changes hereto entered into pursuant to Section 13.9. ASC 718 means Accounting Standards Codification Topic 718, Compensation Stock Compensation, or any successor accounting standard. Assets has the meaning set forth in the Separation Agreement. Benefit Management Records has the meaning set forth in Section 3.3(b). Benefit Plan means any contract, agreement, policy, practice, program, plan, trust, commitment or arrangement (whether written or unwritten) providing for benefits, perquisites or compensation of any nature to any Employee, or to any family member, dependent, or beneficiary of any Employee, including pension plans, thrift plans, supplemental pension plans and welfare plans, and contracts, agreements, policies, practices, programs, plans, trusts, commitments and arrangements providing for terms of employment, fringe benefits, severance benefits, change in control protections or benefits, travel and accident, life, disability and accident insurance, tuition reimbursement, travel reimbursement, vacation, sick, personal or bereavement days, leaves of absences and holidays. COBRA means the U.S. Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985, as codified at Section 601 et seq. of ERISA and at Section 4980B of the Code. Code means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended. Collective Bargaining Agreements has the meaning set forth in Section 3.1(i). Defined Benefit Transfer Date has the meaning set forth in Section 6.3. Dividend Accounts has the meaning set forth in Section 4.2(f). Effective Time has the meaning set forth in the Separation Agreement. Employee means any Huntsman Group Employee, Huntsman Group Employee (organization) values">Former Huntsman Group Employee or VMC Group Employee. Employee Transfer Date means the legal Employee transfer date, which may differ among and between certain groups of Employees, but which is expected to be on or around May 1, 2017. Equity Award Ratio means the ratio (as expressed as a quotient) determined by dividing the Huntsman VWAP by the VMC VWAP. ERISA means the U.S. Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended, and the regulations promulgated thereunder. Former Huntsman Group Employees (organization) values">Huntsman Group Employees means all former employees of the Huntsman Group. Former VMC Group Employees means all former employees of the VMC Group. FSA Participation Period has the meaning set forth in Section 9.4(b). HIPAA means the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, as amended, and the regulations promulgated thereunder and any similar foreign, state, provincial or local Law. HSA Participation Period has the meaning set forth in Section 9.4(c). Huntsman has the meaning set forth in the preamble to this Agreement. Huntsman Benefit Plan means any Benefit Plan sponsored or maintained by a member of the Huntsman Group immediately prior to the Plan Transfer Date or Employee Transfer Date, as applicable, other than any Benefit Plan sponsored or maintained exclusively by a member of the VMC Group. Huntsman Common Stock means a share of Huntsmans common stock, par value $0.01. Huntsman Deferred Compensation Plan means the Amended and Restated Huntsman Supplemental Savings Plan, as amended. Huntsman Defined Benefit Plans means all Benefit Plans sponsored by one or more members of the Huntsman Group that are subject to Title IV of ERISA, other than the VMC Group Defined Benefit Plans. Huntsman Defined Contribution Plans means all Benefit Plans sponsored by one or more members of the Huntsman Group that provide retirement benefits that are subject to Code Section 401(a), but not Title IV of ERISA, or applicable analogous foreign jurisdiction laws. Huntsman Director means any individual who is a non-employee member of the Board of Directors of Huntsman immediately prior to the Effective Time. Huntsman Entity means any member of the Huntsman Group. Huntsman Equity Plans means the Huntsman Stock Incentive Plan, the Huntsman Corporation 2016 Stock Incentive Plan, and any other plan or agreement sponsored or maintained by Huntsman as of the Effective Time pursuant to which equity or other long-term incentive awards are or may be granted (in each case, as amended from time to time). Huntsman Europe BVBA Belgium means the defined benefit plan maintained by a member of the Huntsman Group for the benefit of both Huntsman Group Employees and VMC Group Employees. Huntsman Group has the meaning set forth in the Separation Agreement. Huntsman Group Employees has the meaning set forth in Section 3.1(b). Huntsman LTI Awards means the Huntsman Options, the Huntsman Phantom Shares, the Huntsman Restricted Stock and the Huntsman Restricted Stock Units. Huntsman Option mea