SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Beasley Jim C

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O C. R. BARD, INC.
730 CENTRAL AVENUE

(Street)
MURRAY HILL NJ 07974

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
BARD C R INC /NJ/ [ BCR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Group President
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/11/2013
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
Common Stock (1) 12/11/2013 A 5,061 A $0.0000 43,318 D
Common Stock 12/12/2013 M (2) 5,977 A $97.685 49,295 D
Common Stock 12/12/2013 S (2) 9,802 D $133.9775 (3) 39,493 D
Common Stock 3,076.24 I 401(k) Plan
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
Option (Right to Buy) (4) $136.37 12/11/2013 A 23,776 (5) 12/11/2023 Common Stock 23,776 $0.0000 23,776 D
Option (Right to Buy) (6) $97.685 12/12/2013 M 5,977 (7) 12/12/2022 Common Stock 5,977 $0.0000 17,933 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Reflects restricted stock units, each of which represents a contingent right to receive one share of common stock. These restricted stock units, granted under the 2012 Long Term Incentive Plan of C. R. Bard, Inc. (as Amended and Restated), vest in three installments - 50% upon certification of achievement of certain performance criteria measured over a two-year performance period, and 25% on each of the first and second anniversaries of the certification that the performance criteria has been achieved.
2. Option exercise and sales are pursuant to a previously disclosed 10b5-1 plan.
3. Represents the weighted average sales price for price increments ranging from $133.54 to $134.36. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide, upon request by the Securities and Exchange Commission staff, the Issuer or a security holder of the Issuer, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price for all transactions reported on this Form 4.
4. Options granted under the 2012 Long Term Incentive Plan of C. R. Bard, Inc. (as Amended and Restated).
5. Options vest in four equal annual installments beginning on December 11, 2014.
6. Options granted under 2012 Long Term Incentive Plan of C. R. Bard, Inc. (as Amended and Restated).
7. Of this option grant, 5,977 options vested on December 12, 2013, and the remaining options vest in three annual installments beginning on December 12, 2014.
Myra McGinley, Attorney-in-Fact 12/13/2013
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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