Amendment 1 to Employment Agreement between the Company and Jason Smith, dated January 26, 2021

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Exhibit 10.4





This Amendment No. 1 (this “Amendment”) to that certain Executive Employment Agreement, dated August 12, 2020, by and between Jason Smith (“Executive”) and UroGen Pharma, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary (the “Subsidiary”) of UroGen Pharma, Ltd. (the “Parent”) (the Subsidiary and the Parent together, the “Company”) is entered into as of this 26th day of January 2021. The Subsidiary, Parent and Executive are collectively referred to in this Amendment as “the Parties.”


WHEREAS, the Subsidiary and Executive are Parties to a certain Executive Employment Agreement dated August 12, 2020 (the “Agreement”) (capitalized terms used and not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings given to such terms in the Agreement); and


WHEREAS, the Parties wish to amend the Agreement as set forth herein.


NOW THEREFORE, in consideration and in furtherance of Executive’s continued at-will employment with the Company, and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, the Parties hereto agree as follows:


1.Section 7.2 of the Agreement is hereby amended by deleting the entire section thereof and replacing it with the following:


7.2 Acceleration of Equity Awards; Change of Control. If the Company terminates Executive’s employment with the Company without Cause, or Executive resigns for Good Reason, in either case within three (3) months prior to, or twenty-four (24) months following the closing of a Change of Control, then in addition to the benefits set forth in Section 7.1 and pursuant to the terms of Section 6, the Company will fully accelerate the vesting of the Option and the RSU, as well as any other equity interests granted to Executive, such that 100% of the then-unvested shares subject to the Option and the RSU (or other equity interests) will be deemed vested and exercisable as of Executive’s last day of employment.”


2.This Amendment may be executed in several counterparts, all of which taken together shall constitute one single agreement between the parties. Except as amended hereby, all of the other terms and conditions of the Agreement shall remain and continue in full force and effect.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Parties hereto have executed this Amendment as of the date first written above.





By: /s/ Elizabeth Barrett /s/ Jason Smith


Name: Elizabeth Barrett  Name: Jason D. Smith

Title:Chief Executive Officer


Exhibit 10.4