Section 409A Employment Agreement Provisions

These Standard Clauses set out provisions commonly included in executive employment agreements to ensure that payments comply with Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code or are structured to fit within one of Section 409A's exceptions. Common exceptions include the short-term deferral exception and the separation pay exception. These Standard Clauses have integrated drafting notes with important explanations and drafting tips.

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