Duties Sample Clauses

Duties. The Advisor may, in its discretion, appoint the Sub-Advisor to perform one or more of the following services with respect to all or a portion of the investments of the Portfolio. The services and the portion of the investments of the Portfolio to be advised or managed by the Sub-Advisor shall be as agreed upon from time to time by the Advisor and the Sub-Advisor. The Sub-Advisor shall pay the salaries and fees of all personnel of the Sub-Advisor performing services for the Portfolio relating to research, statistical and investment activities.
Duties. During the period of employment as provided in Paragraph 1 hereof, the Executive shall serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and perform all duties consistent with such positions at the direction of the Board. In addition, the Executive shall serve as a member of the Board (and of any committees thereof to which the Executive is appointed). The Executive shall devote his entire time during reasonable business hours (reasonable sick leave and vacations excepted) and best efforts to fulfill faithfully, responsibly and satisfactorily his duties hereunder.
Duties. During the period of his employment under this Agreement the Executive shall perform such executive duties and responsibilities as may be assigned to him, from time to time, by the Board of Directors of the Company and shall be subject, at all times, to the control of the Company’s Board of Directors. The Executive may become a director or trustee of any corporation or entity that does not constitute a Competitive Operation as described in Section 4.03 hereof; provided that, the Executive will not be permitted to serve as a member of the board of directors of more than three (3) companies whose shares are traded on a nationally recognized stock exchange without first obtaining the approval of the Company’s Board of Directors. The Company shall not require the Executive to perform services hereunder outside the Buffalo, New York metropolitan area with such frequency or duration as would require the Executive to move his residence from the Buffalo, New York area.
Duties. During the Executive’s employment, the Executive shall have all the power, authority and responsibilities customarily related to the Executive’s position as Chief Financial Officer of the Company and as may be assigned by and under the direction and control of the Board of Directors of the Company (the “Board”). During the Term, the Executive shall not engage in any other business activity that would materially interfere with the Executive’s responsibilities or performance of duties under this Agreement, unless approved by the Board. Notwithstanding the foregoing, nothing herein shall prohibit the Executive from (i) subject to prior approval of the Board, accepting directorships unrelated to the Company that do not give rise to any conflicts of interest with the Company or its Affiliates, (ii) engaging in charitable and civic activities, so long as such outside interests do not interfere with the performance of Executive’s duties hereunder, or (iii) engaging in activities expressly permitted by Exhibit A hereto.
Duties. (a) During the Employment Period, the Executive (i) shall serve as _________________ of the Companies, (ii) shall report directly to an officer of the Companies (the "SUPERVISING OFFICER") who shall be selected by the Board or the Chief Executive Officer in its or his or her sole discretion, (iii) shall, subject to and in accordance with the authority and direction of the Board and/or the Supervising Officer have such authority and perform in a diligent and competent manner such duties as may be assigned to the Executive from time to time by the Board and/or the Supervising Officer and (iv) shall devote the Executive's best efforts and such time, attention, knowledge and skill to the operation of the business and affairs of the Companies as shall be necessary to perform the Executive's duties. During the Employment Period, the Executive's place of performance for the Executive's duties and responsibilities shall be at the Companies' corporate headquarters office, unless another principal place of performance is agreed in writing among the parties and except for required travel by the Executive on the Companies' business or as may be reasonably required by the Companies.
Duties. The Executive will have such authority and responsibilities and will perform such executive duties customarily performed by a similarly titled executive, of a company in similar lines of business as the Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliates or as may be assigned to Executive by the Chief Executive Officer of the Company (the “CEO”). The Executive will devote all his full working-time and best efforts to the performance of such duties and to the promotion of the business and interests of the Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliates. Notwithstanding the foregoing, during the Term, subject to disclosure to, and approval by, the Board of Directors of the Company (“Board”) or the CEO, Executive may (a) continue to serve on any boards of directors upon which Executive serves as of the Effective Date, and (b) serve on other corporate, industry, civic or charitable boards and committees, provided that with respect to (a) and (b), (x) such activities, in the Board’s or CEO’s discretion, do not materially interfere with and are not inconsistent with Executive’s performance of his duties under this Agreement and (y) any such entity does not engage in the Business (as defined below).
Duties. Executive’s title is Executive Vice President, Exploration and Production and Executive will report directly to the President and Chief Executive Officer. Executive shall faithfully, diligently and to the best of his ability perform such duties as are customarily performed by such officers of companies of similar size and in the same industry as the Company, together with such other duties as are mutually agreed by Executive and the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company from time to time (which duties shall be consistent with his titles and positions as set forth above), and shall devote substantially all of his business time to the management of the business of the Company. Executive shall perform Executive’s duties principally at the principal place of business of the Company located in Dallas, Texas or such other location as is consented to by Executive, with such travel to such other locations from time to time as the President and Chief Executive Officer may prescribe. Without limiting the foregoing, such duties shall, at the request of the Board, include serving as an officer or director of any subsidiary of the Company, without compensation. For services as an officer and employee of the Company, Executive shall be entitled to the full protection of the applicable indemnification provisions of the Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws of the Company to the fullest extent permitted by law, which indemnification shall remain effective after termination of the Agreement with respect to Executive’s actions and inaction during the term hereof.
Duties. During the Term of Employment, the Employee (a) shall serve as an employee of the Company with the title of Corporate Executive Vice President, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer of the Company, and shall perform such duties and have such responsibilities and shall have such additional or alternative duties as may be reasonably determined by the Chief Executive Officer of the Company, consistent with the general area of the Employee's experience and skills; (b) upon the request of the Chief Executive Officer of the Company, shall serve as an officer and/or director of the Company's subsidiaries; and (c) shall render all services reasonably incident to the foregoing. The Employee hereby accepts such employment, agrees to serve the Company in the capacities indicated, and agrees to use his best efforts in, and shall devote his full working time, attention, skill and energies to, the advancement of the interests of the Company and its subsidiaries and the performance of his duties and responsibilities hereunder.
Duties. During the Executive’s employment with the Company, the Executive shall devote substantially all of his business time and attention to the performance of the Executive’s duties hereunder and will not engage in any other business, profession or occupation for compensation or otherwise which would conflict or interfere with the performance of such services either directly or indirectly without the prior written consent of the Board. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Executive will be permitted to (a) with the prior written consent of the Board (which consent will not be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed), act or serve as a director, trustee, committee member or principal of any type of business, civic or charitable organization, and (b) purchase or own less than five percent (5%) of the publicly traded securities of any publicly traded entity; provided, that, such ownership represents a passive investment and that the Executive is not a controlling person of, or a member of a group that controls, such entity; provided further, that, the activities described in clauses (a) and (b) do not materially interfere with the performance of the Executive’s duties and responsibilities to the Company as provided hereunder, including, but not limited to, the obligations set forth in this Section 2, or otherwise violate the provisions of this Agreement.