This excerpt taken from the ROST 10-Q filed Sep 12, 2007.
REVISED AND RESTATED SIXTH AMENDMENT TO THE
INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR CONSULTANCY AGREEMENT
This Sixth Amendment to the Independent Contractor Consultancy Agreement (the Sixth Amendment), previously made and entered into by and between Ross Stores, Inc. (the Company) and Norman A. Ferber (the Contractor) on February 14, 2006, is hereby revised and restated to read in full as follows:
For the purposes of this agreement, the Company includes subsidiaries, parents and affiliates of Ross Stores, Inc. The Company and Contractor previously entered into an Independent Contractor Consultancy Agreement that originally became effective February 1, 2000 and continued in effect until January 31, 2001. The original Consultancy Agreement was extended from February 1, 2001 until January 31, 2006 through five successive Amendments to the Consultancy Agreement (together, the Consulting Agreement). It is now the intention of the Company and the Contractor to further amend the Consulting Agreement as set forth below. Accordingly, the Company and the Contractor now agree as follows: