Description of Stock Plans
|12 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2013
|Description of Stock Plans||
On May 26, 2011, our board of directors adopted the 2011 Equity Incentive Plan of NeuMedia, Inc. and on April 27, 2012, our board of directors amended and restated the plan and the related plan documents to change references to the name of our company from “NeuMedia, Inc.” to “Mandalay Digital Group, Inc.” and further directed that they be submitted to stockholders for their consideration and approval. On May 23, 2012, our stockholders approved and adopted by written consent the Amended and Restated 2011 Equity Incentive Plan of Mandalay Digital Group, Inc. (the “Plan”) and the Mandalay Digital Group, Inc. Amended and Restated 2011 Equity Incentive Plan Notice of Grant and Restricted Stock Agreement and the Mandalay Digital Group, Inc. Amended and Restated 2011 Equity Incentive Plan Notice of Grant and Stock Option Agreement (collectively, the “Related Documents”).
The Plan contains a number of provisions that the board believes are consistent with the interests of stockholders and sound corporate governance practices. These include:
Summary Description of the Plan
The Plan provides for grants of stock options, stock appreciation rights (“SARs”), restricted stock and restricted stock units (sometimes referred to individually or collectively as “Awards”) to our and our subsidiaries’ officers, employees, non-employee directors and consultants.
On September 10, 2012, the Company increased the Plan shares for issuance from 4,000,000 to 20,000,000.
Stock options may be either “incentive stock options” (“ISOs”), as defined in Section 422 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”), or non-qualified stock options (“NQSOs”). The Plan reserves 20,000,000 shares for issuance, of which 18,066,667 remain available for issuance as of March 31, 2013. The 20,000,000 shares reserved for issuance will serve as the underlying value for all equity awards under the Plan.
The following table summarizes options granted under the Company’s 2011 Equity Incentive Plan for the periods or as of the dates indicated:
The following table summarizes options granted that are not under the Company’s 2011 Equity Incentive Plan for the periods or as of the dates indicated:
On September 27, 2007, the stockholders of the Company adopted the 2007 Employee, Director and Consultant Stock Plan (“Plan”). Under the Plan, the Company may grant up to 3,000,000 shares or equivalents of common stock of the Company as incentive stock options (ISO), non-qualified options (NQO), stock grants or stock-based awards to employees, directors or consultants, except that ISO’s shall only be issued to employees. Generally, ISO’s and NQO’s shall be issued at prices not less than fair market value at the date of issuance, as defined, and for terms ranging up to ten years, as defined. All other terms of grants shall be determined by the board of directors of the Company, subject to the Plan.
On February 12, 2008, the Company amended the Plan to increase the number of shares of our common stock that may be issued under the Plan to 7,000,000 shares and on March 7, 2008, amended the Plan to increase the maximum number of shares of the Company’s common stock with respect to which stock rights may be granted in any fiscal year to 1,100 shares. All other terms of the plan remain in full force and effect.
The following table summarizes options granted under the Company’s 2007 Employee, Director and Consultant Stock Plan equity compensation plan for the periods or as of the dates indicated:
A summary of the status of the Company’s 2007 Employee, Director and Consultant Stock Plan equity compensation plan, nonvested options as of March 31, 2013 and 2012 pursuant to the Plan, and changes during the years ended March 31, 2013 and 2012 is presented below:
Option Plans and Stock Plans
The Company’s 2007 Employee, Director and Consultant Stock Plan equity compensation plan did not contain nonvested options as of March 31, 2013 and 2012.
Total stock compensation expense for the Company’s 2007 Employee, Director and Consultant Stock Plan equity compensation plan and Amended and Restated 2011 Equity Incentive Plan is included in the following statements of operations components:
The entire disclosure for compensation-related costs for equity-based compensation, which may include disclosure of policies, compensation plan details, allocation of equity compensation, incentive distributions, equity-based arrangements to obtain goods and services, deferred compensation arrangements, employee stock ownership plan details and employee stock purchase plan details.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef