GLOBAL EAGLE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
EMPLOYEE STATEMENT & AGREEMENTS REGARDING
CONFIDENTIALITY, PROPRIETARY INFORMATION, INVENTION ASSIGNMENT AND NON-SOLICITATION
In consideration of and as a condition of my employment with Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (Global Eagle) and my receipt of the salary and other compensation to be paid to me by Global Eagle, I, the undersigned employee, do hereby agree to the following (this Restrictive Covenant Agreement):
1. PROPRIETARY INFORMATION, COPYRIGHTS, MASK WORKS & INVENTIONS The success of Global Eagle, along with its subsidiaries, affiliates, successors and assigns (the Company Group) depends, among other things, upon strictly maintaining confidential and secret information relating to its trade secrets, technology, accounting, costs, research, development, sales, manufacturing, methods, production, testing, implementation, marketing, financial information, financial results, products, customers, suppliers, staffing levels, employees, shareholders, officers and other information peculiarly within the knowledge of and relating to Global Eagles business, and to which employees may acquire knowledge or have access to during the course of their employment by the Company Group. All such information is hereinafter collectively referred to as Proprietary Information. Proprietary Information shall be broadly defined. It includes all information, data, trade secrets or know-how that has or could have commercial value or other utility in Global Eagles business or in which the Company Group contemplates engaging. Proprietary Information also includes all Company Group information the unauthorized disclosure of which is or could be detrimental to the interests of the Company Group, whether or not such information is identified as confidential or proprietary information by the Company Group.
Notwithstanding the above, Proprietary Information shall not include any information, data, trade secrets or know-how that (i) was known by me prior to the commencement of my employment with the Company Group or (ii) is or becomes publicly known from another source that is under no obligation of confidentiality to the Company Group without fault on my part.
The success of the Company Group also depends upon the timely disclosure of inventions made by the Company Group employees in the course of their employment and, in appropriate circumstances, the full cooperation of employee inventors in filing, maintaining and enforcing United States and foreign country patent applications and patents covering such inventions.
In view of the foregoing and in consideration of my employment by Global Eagle and as a further condition thereof, I agree as follows:
I acknowledge that it is the policy of Global Eagle to require that its employees strictly honor all obligations regarding proprietary information of former employers. I acknowledge and agree that I have a continuing obligation to protect and safeguard the proprietary information of my former employer(s), if any. I will not use any confidential or proprietary information of my former employer(s) in connection with my employment by Global Eagle.