AMENDMENT NO. 5 Exhibit No. 10(a)
LIZ CLAIBORNE SAVINGS PLAN
(As Amended and Restated Effective January 1, 1987)
The Liz Claiborne Savings Plan as amended (the "Plan") is hereby further amended in the following respects,
pursuant to the provisions of Section 13.2 thereof, effective as of July 1, 1994, except as otherwise specified:
I. Section 1.4 is amended in its entirety to read as follows:
1.4 Appropriate Form. The form prescribed by the Com- mittee or the Recordkeeper for a particular purpose
specified in the Plan. Except with respect to a Member's initial authorization to reduce his Compensation pursuant
to Section 3.1.1, his designation of Beneficiary, or spousal consent pursuant to Section 16.2.5, such form may
consist of electronic or voice communication as specified by the Recordkeeper, in which case the Recordkeeper
shall provide the Member a written confirmation of the election made. The Committee and Recordkeeper shall
prescribe the conditions for use of the Appropriate Form.
II. Section 1.12 is amended effective January 1, 1994, by restating the second sentence thereof to read as
For years beginning on or after January 1, 1989, the total amount of a Member's Compensation taken into
account under the Plan for any Plan Year shall not exceed two hundred thousand dollars ($200,000) (one
hundred fifty thousand dollars ($150,000) on or after January 1, 1994), as adjusted from time to time in
accordance with section 401(a)(17) of the Code.
III.Sections 1.29 through 1.39 are renumbered 1.30 through 1.40 and all references are changed accordingly,
and a new Section 1.29 is added to read as follows:
1.29 Recordkeeper. Effective July 1, 1994, IDS Trust Company, or any other entity appointed by the
Committee to perform certain aspects of the administration of the Plan in accordance with the terms of the Plan
and pursuant to a written agreement entered into by the Company and such entity.
IV. Section 1.36 is amended, effective January 1, 1994, by restating the th