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DEF 14A
BEIGENE, LTD. filed this Form DEF 14A on 11/08/2018
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    permitted by law and/or under the Company's articles of association or any directors' and officers' liability insurance coverage which may be in effect from time to time and/or any indemnification agreement between such individual and the Company.

            (f)    Foreign Award Recipients.    Notwithstanding any provision of the Plan to the contrary, in order to comply with the laws in other countries in which the Company and its Subsidiaries operate or have employees or other individuals eligible for Awards, the Administrator, in its sole discretion, shall have the power and authority to: (i) determine which Subsidiaries shall be covered by the Plan; (ii) determine which individuals outside the United States are eligible to participate in the Plan; (iii) modify the terms and conditions of any Award granted to individuals outside the United States to comply with applicable foreign laws; (iv) establish subplans and modify exercise procedures and other terms and procedures, to the extent the Administrator determines such actions to be necessary or advisable (and such subplans and/or modifications shall be attached to this Plan as appendices); provided, however, that no such subplans and/or modifications shall increase the share limitations contained in Section 3(a); and (v) take any action, before or after an Award is made, that the Administrator determines to be necessary or advisable to obtain approval or comply with any local governmental regulatory exemptions or approvals. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Administrator may not take any actions hereunder, and no Awards shall be granted, that would violate the Act or any other United States securities law, the Code, or any other United States governing statute or law.

        SECTION 3.    SHARES ISSUABLE UNDER THE PLAN; MERGERS; SUBSTITUTION    

            (a)    Shares Issuable.    The maximum number of Shares that have been reserved and available for issuance under the Plan shall be 159,823,772 Shares, of which 58,199,4332 Shares are reserved and remain available for issuance (representing approximately 7.5% (or less) of the issued share capital of the Company as of December 7, 2018, being the effective date of the approval of this second amended and restated Plan by the shareholders (the "Amended Effective Date")). For purposes of this limitation, the Shares underlying any awards granted under this Plan or the Company's 2011 Option Plan (including any grants made prior to the Amended Effective Date) that are forfeited, canceled, held back upon exercise of an Option or settlement of an award to cover the exercise price or tax withholding, reacquired by the Company prior to vesting, satisfied without the issuance of Shares or otherwise terminated (other than by exercise) shall be added back to the Shares available for issuance under the Plan, provided that (i) the Shares reserved and available for issuance under the Plan, the Company's 2018 Inducement Equity Plan (as amended and restated) and the Company's 2018 Employee Share Purchase Plan (as amended and restated) shall not exceed 77,236,318 Shares as of the Amended Effective Date, being 10% (or less) of the issued share capital of the Company as of the Amended Effective Date, (ii) where the Company cancels an Option and issues a new Option to the same Grantee, the issue of such new Option shall be made only to the extent that there are Shares reserved and available for issuance excluding the cancelled Option and (iii) notwithstanding the foregoing, no Shares underlying any Share Options granted under this Plan or the Company's 2011 Option Plan (including any grants made prior to the Amended Effective Date) shall be added back to the Shares available for issuance under the Plan unless such Share Options have lapsed or otherwise been terminated in accordance with the terms of the Plan. In the event the Company repurchases Shares on the open market, such Shares shall not be added to the Shares available for issuance under the Plan. Subject to such overall limitations, Shares may be issued up to such maximum number pursuant to any type or types of Award. The Shares available for issuance under the Plan may be authorized but unissued Shares or Shares reacquired by the Company.

   


1
This is the maximum number of Shares reserved and available for issuance as authorized under the Plan pursuant to the terms of the Plan in effect (including the Shares available under the Company's 2011 Option Plan) as of September 30, 2018 plus 38,553,159 Shares.

2
This is the number of Shares reserved and available for issuance as of September 30, 2018 plus 38,553,159 Shares.

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