Amendment No. 4 To Employment Agreement
Amendment No. 4, dated as of November 2, 2009, by and between The Berkshire Bank, a
New York banking corporation ("Employer"), and David Lukens ("Employee"), to the Agreement, dated as of
January 1, 2001, between Employer and Employee (the "Employment Agreement").
WHEREAS, Employer and Employee entered into the Employment Agreement; and
WHEREAS, Employer and Employee wish the amend the terms of the Employment Agreement
with respect to the term thereof.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the covenants herein contained, the parties hereto
hereby agree as follows:
1. Paragraph 3 of the Employment Agreement shall be amended to read in its entirety as
2. Except as otherwise amended hereby, the Employment Agreement shall continue in full force
and effect unamended from and after the date hereof.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, this Amendment No. 4 has been executed and delivered by the
parties hereto as of the date first above written.
Term of Employment. The employment by Employer of Employee pursuant hereto shall commence as of
the date hereof and, subject to the provisions of paragraph 4 hereof, shall terminate on June 30,
2012; provided, however, that Employee's employment hereunder shall be automatically
renewed for up to three additional periods of one year each unless Employee or Employer
notifies the other, not less than 60 days nor more than 90 days prior to the expiration of
Employee's then current employment period, that he or it elects not to extend Employee's
employment hereunder beyond the expiration date of the then current employment period."
THE BERKSHIRE BANK
By: /s/ Moses Krausz
President and CEO
/s/ David Lukens