Method of Exercising Stock Option

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Method of Exercising Stock Option. (a) Procedures for Exercise. The manner of exercising the Stock Option herein granted shall be by written notice to the Secretary of the Company at the time the Stock Option, or part thereof, is to be exercised, and in any event prior to the expiration of the Stock Option. Such notice shall state the election to exercise the Stock Option, the number of shares of Stock to be purchased upon exercise, the form of payment to be used, and shall be signed by the person so exercising the Stock Option.... (b) Form of Payment. Payment of the full Exercise Price for shares of Stock purchased under this Award Agreement shall accompany the Participant's written notice of exercise, together with full payment for applicable withholding taxes, if any. Payment shall be made (i) in cash or by check, draft or money order payable to the order of the Company; (ii) by delivering shares of Common Stock having a Fair Market Value on the date of payment equal to the amount of the exercise price, but only to the extent such exercise of an Option would not result in a compensation expense to the Company for financial accounting purposes with respect to the shares used to pay the exercise price unless otherwise determined by the Committee; or (iii) a combination of the foregoing. (c) Further Information. In the event the Stock Option is exercised, pursuant to the foregoing provisions of this Section 6, by any person other than the Participant due to the death of the Participant, written notice shall also be accompanied by appropriate proof of the right of such person to exercise the Stock Option. The notice so required shall be given by personal delivery to the Secretary of the Company or by registered or certified mail, addressed to the Company at 20 North Broadway, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102-8260, Attention: Secretary, and it shall be deemed to have been given when it is so personally delivered or when it is so deposited in the United States mail in an envelope addressed to the Company, as aforesaid, properly stamped for delivery as a registered or certified letter. View More
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