(f) The Stock Units and any shares of Company Stock acquired under the Plan are not part of the Participants normal or expected compensation or salary for any purpose, including, but not limited to, calculating any severance, resignation, termination, redundancy, end of service payments, bonuses, long-service awards, pension or retirement benefits, welfare benefits or similar payments.
(g) The Stock Units and any shares of Company Stock subject to the Award are not intended to replace any pension rights or compensation.
(h) In the event that the Participants employer is not the Company, the grant of the Stock Units will not be interpreted to form an employment contract or relationship with the Company and, furthermore, the grant of the Stock Units will not be interpreted to form an employment contract with the Participants employer or any subsidiary.
(i) The future value of the underlying shares of Company Stock is unknown and cannot be predicted with certainty. The Participant understands that the Company is not responsible for any foreign exchange fluctuation between the United States Dollar and the Participants local currency that may affect the value of the Stock Units.
(j) In consideration of the grant of the Stock Units, no claim or entitlement to compensation or damages shall arise from termination of the Stock Units or diminution in value of the Stock Units or any of the shares of Company Stock issuable under the Stock Units from termination of the Participants employment by the Company or the Participants employer, as applicable (and for any reason whatsoever and whether or not in breach of contract or local labor laws), and the Participant irrevocably releases the Participants employer, the Company and its subsidiaries, as applicable, from any such claim that may arise; if, notwithstanding the foregoing, any such claim is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to have arisen, then, by signing this Agreement, the Participant shall be deemed to have irrevocably waived his or her entitlement to pursue such claim.
15. Data Privacy.
(a) The Participant hereby explicitly and unambiguously consents to the collection, use and transfer, in electronic or other form, of the Participants personal data as described in this Agreement by and among, as applicable, his or her employer, the Company and its subsidiaries for the exclusive purpose of implementing, administering and managing the Participants participation in the Plan.
(b) The Participant understands that his or her employer, the Company and its subsidiaries, as applicable, hold certain personal information about the Participant regarding his or her employment, the nature and amount of the Participants compensation and the fact and conditions of the Participants participation in the Plan, including, but not limited to, the Participants name, home address, telephone number and e-mail address, date of birth, social insurance number or other identification number, salary, nationality, job title, any shares of stock or directorships held in the Company and its subsidiaries, details of all options, awards or any other entitlement to shares of stock awarded, canceled, exercised, vested, unvested or outstanding in the Participants favor, for the purpose of implementing, administering and managing the Plan (the Data).