Form 10 means the registration statement on Form 10 filed by Kontoor Brands with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission to effect the registration of Kontoor Brands Common Stock pursuant to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 in connection with the Distribution, as such registration statement may be amended or supplemented from time to time.
Former Business means any corporation, partnership, entity, division, business unit, business or set of business operations that has been sold, conveyed, assigned, transferred or otherwise disposed of or divested (other than solely in connection with the Restructuring), in whole or in part, or the operations, activities or production of which has been discontinued, abandoned, liquidated, completed or otherwise terminated, in whole or in part, in each case, by either Group prior to the Distribution Time.
Governmental Authority means any multinational, foreign, federal, state, local or other governmental, statutory or administrative authority, regulatory body or commission or any court, tribunal or judicial or arbitral authority which has any jurisdiction or control over either party (or any of their Affiliates).
Group means, as the context requires, the Kontoor Brands Group, the VF Group or either or both of them.
Information Statement means the Information Statement to be sent to each holder of VF Common Stock in connection with the Distribution.
Intellectual Property means any and all intellectual property throughout the world, including any and all U.S. and foreign (a) patents, invention disclosures, and all related continuations, continuations-in-part, divisionals, provisionals, renewals, reissues, re-examinations, additions, extensions (including all supplementary protection certificates), and all applications and registrations therefor (collectively, Patent Rights), (b) trademarks, service marks, names, corporate names, trade names, domain names, social media identifiers, logos, slogans, trade dress, design rights, and other similar business identifiers or designations of source or origin and all applications and registrations therefor, together with the goodwill symbolized by any of the foregoing (collectively, Trademarks), (c) copyrights, works of authorship and copyrightable subject matter and all applications and registrations therefor, (d) trade secrets, know-how, confidential data and information, technical information, including practices, techniques, methods, processes, inventions, developments, specifications, formulations, manufacturing processes, structures, chemical or biological manufacturing control data, analytical and quality control information and procedures, pharmacological, toxicological and clinical test data and results, stability data, studies and procedures and regulatory information, (e) computer software (including source code, object code, firmware, operating systems and specifications), (f) databases and data collections and (g) all rights to sue or recover and retain damages and costs and attorneys fees for the past, present or future infringement, misappropriation or other violation of any of the foregoing.