EX-10.7 8 qumi_ex107.htm SETTLEMENT AND RELEASE AGREEMENT DATED AUGUST 12, 2011 qumi_ex107.htm


This Release and Settlement Agreement (“Agreement”) is entered into on this 12th day of August, 2011, by and between Quamtel, Inc. (“Quamtel”) and Gerald and Seena Sperling (the “Sperlings”) (either one individually, a “Party,” and all collectively, the “Parties”).


WHEREAS, in exchange for a 3% promissory note dated December 13, 2010 and payable on February 25, 2010 in the principal amount of Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($250,000) (the “2010 Note”) the Sperlings lent Quamtel $250,000 in cash;

WHEREAS, on or about March 10, 2011, the Sperlings lent Quamtel an additional Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($250,000), for an aggregate of Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($500,000), and Quamtel issued a new promissory note to the Sperlings in the amount of Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($500,000) (the “2011 Note”), which note replaced and superseded in its entirety the 2010 Note; and

WHEREAS, Quamtel wishes to settle the outstanding amount of the 2011 Note, including outstanding principal and accrued interest through the issuance to the Sperlings of restricted shares of Quamtel’s common stock as payment in full for all outstanding obligations of Quamtel under the 2011 Note; and

WHEREAS, the Sperlings wish to accept such settlement terms and to release Quamtel from any and all obligations under the 2011 Note (and the 2010 Note).


1.           Issuance of Shares to the Sperlings. Quamtel agrees to promptly issue to the Sperlings two million five hundred thousand (2,500,000) restricted shares of its common stock (the “Shares”) as payment and settlement in full of all of its obligations to the Sperlings under the 2011 Note.

2.           Receipt of Shares by the Sperlings.  The Sperlings agree to accept the Shares as payment and settlement in full of all of Quamtel’s obligations to the Sperlings under the 2011 Note.

3.           Release.   Subject to and effective upon receipt of the Shares, the Sperlings hereby fully release and discharge Quamtel of and from any and all obligations to them under the 2011 Note and the 2010 Note.  Specifically, the Sperlings agree to completely release and forever discharge Quamtel (together with its employees, agents, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates or other representatives, heirs, executors, successors and assigns), of and from any and all past, present or future claims, demands, obligations, actions, causes of action, rights, damages, costs, loss of services, expenses and compensation which the Sperlings now have, or which may hereafter accrue or otherwise be acquired by the Sperlings, on account of, or in any way growing out of the 2011 Note and the 2010 Note, and the Sperlings agree not to initiate or voluntarily participate in any legal action, charge or complaint against Quamtel with respect to any such debts or obligations.

4.           Representations.

a.           This Agreement is executed by the Parties without reliance upon any statement or representation by the persons or parties herein released, or their attorneys or representatives, other than those set forth in this Agreement.

b.           Each of the Parties represents and warrants that the execution and delivery of this Agreement and the consummation of the transactions contemplated hereby has been duly authorized by all necessary and appropriate corporate action.


c.           Each of the persons signing this Agreement represents and warrants that he has the right and full authority to sign on behalf of the party designated immediately above his or her signed name.

5.           General Provisions.

a.           No Admission of Liability. Each of the Parties agrees that this Agreement is a compromise relating to the matters released herein, and shall never be treated as an admission of liability of any Party for any purpose, and that liability therefor is expressly denied by each of the Parties.

b.           Execution of Additional Documents.  Each of the Parties hereby agrees to perform any and all acts and to execute and deliver any and all documents reasonably necessary or convenient to carry out the intent and the provisions of this Agreement.

c.           Entire Agreement.  This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the Parties relative to the subject matter hereof.  All negotiations, proposals, modifications and agreements prior to the date hereof between the Parties are merged into this Agreement and superseded hereby.  There are no other terms, conditions, promises, understandings, statements, or representations, express or implied, among all of the Parties concerning this Agreement unless set forth in writing and signed by all of the Parties.

d.           No Waiver.   No action or want of action on the part of either Party at any time to execute any rights or remedies conferred upon it under this Agreement shall be, or shall be asserted to be, a waiver on the part of any party hereto of its rights or remedies hereunder.

e.           Amendments.  This Agreement may only be modified by an instrument in writing executed by the parties hereto.

f.           Law of New York.  This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the law of the State of New York.

g.           No Third Party Beneficiary.  This Agreement is for the benefit of the Parties and confers no rights, benefits or causes of action in favor of any other third parties or entities.

h.           Severance.  Should any term, part, portion or provision of this Agreement be decided or declared by the Courts to be, or otherwise found to be, illegal or in conflict with any law of the State of New York or the United States, or otherwise be rendered unenforceable or ineffectual, the validity of the remaining parts, terms, portions and provision shall be deemed severable and shall not be affected thereby, providing such remaining parts, terms, portions or provisions can be construed in substance to constitute the agreement that the Parties intended to enter into in the first instance.

i.           Successors and Assigns.  This Agreement shall be binding and inure to the benefit of the parties hereto, their predecessors, parents, subsidiaries and affiliated corporations, all officers, directors, shareholders, agents, employees, attorneys, assigns, successors, heirs, executors, administrators, and legal representatives of whatsoever kind or character in privity therewith.

j.           Counterparts. This Agreement may be executed in counterparts, one or more of which may be facsimiles, but all of which shall together constitute one and the same Agreement.  Facsimile signatures of this Agreement shall be accepted by the parties to this Agreement as valid and binding in lieu of original signatures; however, within five (5) business days after the execution of this Agreement, such parties shall also deliver to the other party an original signature page signed by that party.

k.           Time for Performance.  The Parties understand that time is of the essence with respect to each and every act required by this Agreement.  Failure to perform any provision hereof in strict accordance with the Agreement shall be deemed a material breach of the Agreement.

l.           Understanding of Agreement.  The Parties acknowledge that they have fully read the contents of this Agree­ment and that they have had the opportunity to obtain the advice of counsel of their choice, and that they have full, complete and total comprehension of the provisions hereof and are in full agreement with each and every one of the terms, conditions and provisions of this Agreement.  As such, the Parties agree to waive any and all rights to apply an interpretation of any and all terms, conditions or provisions hereof, including the rule of construction that such ambiguities are to be resolved against the drafter of this Agreement.  For the purpose of this instrument, the Parties agree that ambiguities, if any, are to be resolved in the same manner as would have been the case had this instrument been jointly conceived and drafted.

[Signature page follows immediately.]


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, each of the parties has executed this Agreement effective as of the date first written above.
Print Name: Stuart Ehrlich
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