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grant

1. a sum of money provided by a government, local authority, or public fund to finance educational study, overseas aid, building repairs, etc.
2. a transfer of property by deed or other written instrument; conveyance
3. US a territorial unit in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, originally granted to an individual or organization

Grant

1. Cary, real name Alexander Archibald Leach. 1904--86, US film actor, born in England. His many films include Bringing up Baby (1938), The Philadelphia Story (1940), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), and Mr Blandings Builds his Dream House (1948)
2. Duncan (James Corrowr). 1885--1978, British painter and designer
3. Ulysses S(impson), real name Hiram Ulysses Grant. 1822--85, 18th president of the US (1869--77); commander in chief of Union forces in the American Civil War (1864--65)
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For partially vested options or those granted after adopting Statement no.
The favorable tax treatment associated with ISOs will generally not be obtained unless the individual exercising the ISO is an employee of the corporation granting the option or of its parent or subsidiary corporation at all times during the period between the time the option is granted and the day that is three months before the option is exercised.
Restricted stock grants are plans under which each eligible employee is granted a specific number of shares that the company can rescind within a specified period if the employee does not continue his employment throughout the specified period.
You should treat modifications of awards granted before the effective date of the new standard as new grants.
The Audit Committee also found that, as part of the 2004 and 2005 annual grant process, stock option grants to all employees were presented in aggregate form to the Company's Board of Directors or Compensation Committee and approved as to total number and exercise price, but the actual number of options (or other material option terms) to be granted to each individual employee was not finalized for every employee until several days or weeks after the recorded grant date.
With respect to retention grants awarded in 2000 and 2004, the Special Committee found that even after lists had been announced as "final" and a grant date set, later adjustments to the lists sometimes included changes both in the number of options granted to individuals and in the aggregate number of options granted.
Rambus has not yet received confirmation from the Listings Qualification Panel that its request for an extension to December 19, 2006 has been granted.
Specifically, the issue relates to options granted to employees (including officers) of ADI on November 30, 1999 and to employees (including officers) and directors of ADI on November 10, 2000.
Half of the participating organizations noted they will reduce the aggregate number of equity shares (in whatever combination of options and whole shares) granted this year; 27% said the aggregate number will remain the same; 10% will increase the aggregate number, and 13% haven't yet decided.
Options to purchase 429,200 shares of Macromedia common stock were granted on December 19, 2003, to 99 non-executive employees of eHelp Corporation, a company acquired by Macromedia in December 2003.
State Street granted an additional $290,000 to 38 non-profit organizations to sponsor fund-raising events.