Stanley Black & Decker     Print Page  |  Close Window

SEC Filings

AYERS ANDREA J. filed this Form 4 on 09/18/2017
Entire Document
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
Estimated average burden
hours per response: 0.5
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Ayers Andrea J.

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Deferred Shares (1) 09/15/2017 09/15/2017 A 211.7065 (2) (3) Common Stock 211.7065 $147.61 3,176.8999 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Fair market value on date established in Plan with respect to payment of fee or dividend
2. Currently 100% vested
3. The reporting director will receive common stock of the corporation on the first business day of the calendar year immediately following the year in which he or she ceases to be a director
/s/ Kathryn P. Sherer, attorney-in-fact 09/18/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4 (b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
Note: File three copies of this Form, one of which must be manually signed. If space is insufficient, see Instruction 6 for procedure.
Persons who respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB Number.

	Know all persons by these presents that the undersigned hereby
constitutes and appoints Janet M. Link and Kathryn P. Sherer the 
undersigned?s true and lawful attorney-in-fact to:

(1) 	prepare, execute in the undersigned?s name and on the undersigned?s 
behalf, and submit to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the ?SEC?) 
a Form ID, including amendments thereto, and any other documents necessary or 
appropriate to obtain codes and passwords enabling the undersigned to make 
electronic filings with the SEC of reports required by Section 16(a) of the 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or any rule or regulation of the SEC;

(2) 	execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned?s 
capacity as an officer and/or director of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (the 
?Company?), Forms 3, 4, and 5 in accordance with Section 16(a) of the 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules thereunder, and any other forms 
or reports the undersigned may be required to file in connection with the 
undersigned?s ownership, acquisition, or disposition of securities of the 

(3) 	do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned 
which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form 3, 
4, or 5, or
 other form or report, and timely file such form or report with the 
SEC and any stock exchange or similar authority; and

(4) 	take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the 
foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit 
to, in the best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it 
being understood that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on 
behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such 
form and shall contain such terms and conditions as such attorney-in fact may 
approve in such attorney-in-fact?s discretion.

	The undersigned hereby grants to such attorney-in-fact full power and 
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite, 
necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and 
powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned 
might or could do if personally present, with full power of substitution or 
revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact, or 
such attorney-in-fact?s substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause 
to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the rights and powers 
herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorneys-in-
fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of undersigned, are not 
assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the undersigned?s 
responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 

	This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the 
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4, and 5 with respect to 
the undersigned?s holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the 
Company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing 
delivered to the foregoing attorney-in-fact.

	IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be 
executed as of this 31 day of July, 2017.

				/s/ Andrea J. Ayers			
			        Andrea J. Ayers