Noncompetition and Confidentiality. (a) The parties recognize that the employment of Executive with the Company has been and will continue to be special, unique and of an extraordinary character, and in connection with such employment Executive has and will continue to acquire special skill and training. The parties also recognize that the covenants of Executive contained in this Section 9 are an essential part of Executive’s engagement by the Company and that, but for the agreement of the Executive to comply with such covenants, the Company would not have entered into this Agreement. Executive accordingly agrees that, during the Term, (i) Executive shall not act or serve, directly or indirectly, as a principal, agent, independent contractor, consultant, director, officer, executive, employee or advisor or in any other position or capacity with or for, or acquire a direct or indirect ownership interest in or otherwise conduct (whether as stockholder, partner, investor, joint venturer, or as owner of any other type of interest), any Competing Business (defined below); provided, however, that this clause shall not prohibit the Executive from being the owner of (A) up to 5% of any class of outstanding securities of any entity if such class of securities is publicly traded or (B) any other securities owned by Executive on the date of this Agreement, and (ii) Executive shall not, in connection with or for the benefit of any person or entity engaged in the non-hazardous solid waste business, solicit, induce, divert or take away, any officer, employee or consultant of the Company.
Noncompetition and Confidentiality. (a) Executive shall devote her full time and attention to the performance of her employment under this Agreement. Upon any termination of Executive’s employment hereunder pursuant to Section 8(b) of this Agreement (other than a termination which occurs after the effective date of a Change in Control), Executive agrees not to compete with the Employer or any subsidiary of the Employer for a period of one (1) year following such termination in any city, town or county in which Executive’s normal business office is located or in which the Employer or any subsidiary of the Employer has an office or has filed an application for regulatory approval to establish an office, determined as of the effective date of such termination, except as agreed to pursuant to a resolution duly adopted by the Board of Directors. Executive agrees that during such period and within said cities, towns and counties, Executive shall not work for or advise, consult or otherwise serve with, directly or indirectly, any entity whose business materially competes with the depository, lending or other business activities of the Employer or any subsidiary of the Employer.
Noncompetition and Confidentiality. In connection with his employment by the Company, the Employee has previously executed the Noncompetition and Confidentiality Agreement attached hereto as EXHIBIT A, the terms and conditions of which are incorporated herein by reference. The Noncompetition and Confidentiality Agreement shall survive the termination of this Agreement and shall remain in full force and effect for so long as is provided by its own terms and as is permitted by law.
Noncompetition and Confidentiality. By and in consideration of the salary and benefits to be provided by the Company hereunder, including particularly the severance arrangements set forth herein, Executive agrees that:
Noncompetition and Confidentiality. Except with the prior written consent of HEC duly authorized by its Board of Directors after the date of a Change of Control, during the period commencing on the date of this Agreement and ending on the date that is 36 months after the date of Executive's termination of employment with HEC or an affiliate (the "Restricted Period"), Executive agrees not to compete with HEC or its affiliates for any acquisition, prospect or project that HEC, at any time during the three-year period prior to Executive's termination, was pursuing (other than any acquisition, prospect or project pertaining to properties sold by HEC during the three-year period prior to the date hereof), as evidenced by (i) HEC's or an affiliate's expenditure of funds, (ii) a recommendation by HEC's or an affiliate's personnel for an expenditure of funds (other than nominal administrative expenditures), or (iii) inclusion or proposal for inclusion in HEC's or an affiliate's capital expenditure budget, and Executive shall hold in strict confidence and shall not, directly or indirectly, disclose or reveal to any person, or use for his own personal benefit or for the benefit of anyone else, any trade secrets, confidential dealings, or other confidential or proprietary information of any kind, nature, or description (whether or not acquired, learned, obtained, or developed by Executive alone or in conjunction with others) belonging to or concerning HEC or any of its affiliates, except (i) with the prior written consent of HEC duly authorized by its Board of Directors after the date of a Change of Control, (ii) for information (x) that becomes generally available to the public other than as a result of unauthorized disclosure by Executive or his affiliates or (y) that becomes available to Executive on a nonconfidential basis from a source other than HEC or its affiliates who is not bound by a duty of confidentiality, or other contractual, legal, or fiduciary obligation, to HEC, or (iii) as required by applicable law or legal process. HEC agrees that after the date of Executive's termination of employment with HEC or an affiliate, Executive may engage directly or indirectly in the oil and gas business and may apply Executive's knowledge, experience and opinions to those activities.