SEC FORM 4 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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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*
POLLACK BRUCE G

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O LIFETIME BRANDS, INC.
1000 STEWART AVENUE

(Street)
GARDEN CITY NY 11530

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
LIFETIME BRANDS, INC [ LCUT ]
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)
06/28/2018
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 06/28/2018 A 5,364 A $0(1) 7,086 D
Common Stock 5,593,116 I(2) See Footnote 2
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
Explanation of Responses:
1. The common stock was issued for no consideration as part of director compensation.
2. Represents shares held by Taylor Parent, LLC ("Taylor Parent"). CP Taylor GP, LLC ("CP Taylor") has the authority to appoint the board of directors of Taylor Parent. Centre Partners V, L.P. ("Centre Partners LP") is the sole member of CP Taylor. Centre Partners V LLC ("Centre Partners") is the general partner of Centre Partners LP. JRJ V LP ("JRJ LP") is a co-manager of Centre Partners. JRJ Inc. ("JRJ") is the general partner of JRJ LP. The reporting person is the president of JRJ. As such, the reporting person may be deemed to beneficially own the shares of common stock owned directly by Taylor Parent. The reporting person disclaims beneficial ownership of such shares, and this report may not be deemed an admission that either the reporting person is the beneficial owner of the shares for purposes of Section 16 or for any other purpose, except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.
/s/ Sara Shindel, as attorney-in-fact for Bruce G. Pollack 07/02/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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Power of Attorney

Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes
 and appoints Sara Shindel, signing singly, his true and lawful 
attorney-in-fact, to:	
1. execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned's
 capacity as a director of Lifetime Brands, Inc. (the "Company"), 
Forms 3, 4 and 5 in accordance with Section 16(a) of the Exchange Act
 and the rules thereunder; and 

2. do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned
 which may be necessary or desirable to complete the execution of any 
such Forms 3, 4 or 5 and the timely filing of such Forms with the United 
States Securities and Exchange Commission and any other authority.

The undersigned hereby grants to such attorney-in-fact full power and 
authority to do and perform all and every act and thing whatsoever 
requisite, necessary and 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. The undersigned hereby 
ratifies and confirms that such attorney-in-fact, or her 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 (i) this Power of Attorney authorizes,
 but does not require, such attorney-in-fact to act in her discretion 
on information provided to such attorney-in-fact without independent 
verification of such information; and (ii) the foregoing attorney-in-fact,
 in serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, is 
not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the undersigned's 
responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Exchange Act, any 
liability of the undersigned for any failure to comply with such 
requirements, or any obligation or liability of the undersigned for 
profit disgorgement as provided in Section 16(b) of the Exchange Act.

This power of attorney shall expire on the date the undersigned shall
 no longer be required to file reports under Section 16(a) of the 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned 
or the attorney-in-fact, as applicable, in a signed writing delivered 
to either the foregoing attorney-in-fact, or the undersigned, as applicable.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney 
to be executed as of this 20th day of March, 2018.


/s/ Bruce Pollack
Bruce Pollack


STATE OF New York)
		) 	ss.:
COUNTY OF New York)

I,Margo M Farley, a Notary Public of the aforesaid County and State,
 do hereby certify that Bruce Pollack personally appeared before me 
this day and acknowledged that he is the individual who signed the 
aforesaid Power of Attorney as his free act and deed. 

WITNESS MY HAND AND OFFICIAL SEAL this 20 day of March 2018.		


/s/Margo M. Farley
Notary Public