EX-10.1 3 wms-ex101_174.htm EX-10.1 wms-ex101_174.htm

Exhibit 10.1

 

Execution Version

 

 

 

CREDIT AGREEMENT

dated as of July 31, 2019

among

ADVANCED DRAINAGE SYSTEMS, INC.,
as Borrower

THE LENDERS PARTY HERETO

and

BARCLAYS BANK PLC,
as Administrative Agent

 

BARCLAYS BANK PLC, and
MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC.,

as Joint Lead Arrangers and Joint Bookrunners

 

BARCLAYS BANK PLC, and
MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC.,
as Syndication Agents

 

and

 

BARCLAYS BANK PLC, and
MORGAN STANLEY SENIOR FUNDING, INC.,
as Documentation Agents

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

 

 

Page Number

Section 1.

DEFINITIONS

1

1.1

Defined Terms

1

1.2

Other Definitional Provisions

52

1.3

Certain Calculations and Tests

53

1.4

Divisions

57

1.5

Interest Rates; LIBOR Notification

57

1.6

Cashless Rollovers

58

1.7

Compliance with Certain Sections

58

1.8

Exchange Rates; Currency Equivalents; Basket Calculations

58

Section 2.

AMOUNT AND TERMS OF TERM LOANS

59

2.1

Term Loans

59

2.2

Procedure for the Initial Term Loan Borrowing

59

2.3

Repayment of Initial Term Loans

59

Section 3.

AMOUNT AND TERMS OF REVOLVING COMMITMENTS

59

3.1

Revolving Commitments

59

3.2

Procedure for Revolving Loan Borrowing

60

3.3

Swingline Commitment

60

3.4

Procedure for Swingline Borrowing; Refunding of Swingline Loans; Successor Swingline Lenders

61

3.5

Commitment Fees, etc.

63

3.6

Termination or Reduction of Revolving Commitments

63

3.7

Letter of Credit Commitment

63

3.8

Procedure for Issuance of Letters of Credit

65

3.9

Fees and Other Charges

66

3.1

Letter of Credit Participations

66

3.11

Reimbursement Obligation of the Borrower

67

3.12

Obligations Absolute

67

3.13

Letter of Credit Payments

68

Section 4.

GENERAL PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO LOANS AND  LETTERS OF CREDIT

68

4.1

Optional Prepayments

68

4.2

Mandatory Prepayments

69

4.3

Conversion and Continuation Options

71

4.4

Limitations on Eurocurrency Tranches

72

4.5

Interest Rates and Payment Dates; Administrative Agent Fees; Other Fees

72

4.6

Computation of Interest and Fees

73

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4.7

Inability to Determine Interest Rate; Benchmark Replacement.

74

4.8

Pro Rata Treatment and Payments

75

4.9

Requirements of Law

77

4.10

Taxes

78

4.11

Indemnity

82

4.12

Change of Lending Office

82

4.13

Replacement of Lenders

83

4.14

Evidence of Debt

83

4.15

Illegality

84

4.16

Defaulting Lenders

84

4.17

Incremental Facilities

86

4.18

Extension Amendments

89

4.19

Refinancing Facilities

92

Section 5.

REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

93

5.1

Financial Condition

93

5.2

No Change

94

5.3

Corporate Existence; Compliance with Law

94

5.4

Power; Authorization; Enforceable Obligations

95

5.5

No Legal Bar

95

5.6

Litigation

95

5.7

No Default

95

5.8

Ownership of Property; Liens

95

5.9

Intellectual Property

96

5.10

Taxes

96

5.11

Federal Regulations

96

5.12

Labor Matters

96

5.13

ERISA

96

5.14

Investment Company Act

97

5.15

Restricted Subsidiaries

97

5.16

Use of Proceeds

97

5.17

Environmental Matters

97

5.18

Accuracy of Information, etc.

98

5.19

Security Documents

99

5.20

Solvency

100

5.21

Regulation H

100

5.22

Anti-Terrorism Laws

100

5.23

Anti-Corruption Laws and Sanctions

101

5.24

EEA Financial Institutions

101

5.25

Beneficial Ownership Certificate

101

Section 6.

CONDITIONS PRECEDENT

101

6.1

Conditions to Initial Extension of Credit

101

6.2

Conditions to Each Extension of Credit after the Closing Date

104

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Section 7.

AFFIRMATIVE COVENANTS

104

7.1

Financial Statements

104

7.2

Certificates; Other Information

105

7.3

Payment of Obligations; Payment of Taxes

107

7.4

Maintenance of Existence; Compliance

107

7.5

Maintenance of Property; Insurance

108

7.6

Inspection of Property; Books and Records; Discussions

108

7.7

Notices

108

7.8

Environmental Laws

109

7.9

Additional Collateral, etc.

109

7.10

Use of Proceeds

113

7.11

Further Assurances

113

7.12

Ratings

113

7.13

Post-Closing Items

113

Section 8.

NEGATIVE COVENANTS

113

8.1

Financial Condition Covenant

114

8.2

Indebtedness

114

8.3

Liens

118

8.4

Fundamental Changes

121

8.5

Disposition of Property

122

8.6

Restricted Payments

124

8.7

Investments

126

8.8

Optional Payments and Modifications of Certain Debt Instruments; Certain Modifications

129

8.9

Transactions with Affiliates

130

8.10

[Reserved]

131

8.11

Hedge Agreements

131

8.12

Changes in Fiscal Periods

131

8.13

Negative Pledge Clauses

131

8.14

Clauses Restricting Subsidiary Distributions

132

8.15

Lines of Business

134

Section 9.

EVENTS OF DEFAULT

134

Section 10.

THE ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT AND OTHER REPRESENTATIVES

137

10.1

Appointment

137

10.2

Delegation of Duties

138

10.3

Exculpatory Provisions

138

10.4

Reliance by the Administrative Agent

138

10.5

Notice of Default

139

10.6

Non-Reliance on Administrative Agent and Other Lenders

139

10.7

Indemnification

140

10.8

Agent in Its Individual Capacity

140

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10.9

Successor Administrative Agent

141

10.10

Administrative Agent Generally

142

10.11

Other Representatives

142

10.12

Withholding Tax

142

10.13

Administrative Agent May File Proofs of Claim

142

10.14

Certain ERISA Matters

143

10.15

Intercreditor Agreements.

144

Section 11.

MISCELLANEOUS

145

11.1

Amendments and Waivers

145

11.2

Notices

147

11.3

No Waiver; Cumulative Remedies

148

11.4

Survival of Representations and Warranties

149

11.5

Payment of Expenses; Indemnity

149

11.6

Successors and Assigns; Participations and Assignments

151

11.7

Adjustments; Set-off

158

11.8

Counterparts

158

11.9

Severability

158

11.10

Integration

159

11.11

GOVERNING LAW

159

11.12

Submission To Jurisdiction; Waivers

159

11.13

Acknowledgments

159

11.14

Releases of Guarantees and Liens

160

11.15

Confidentiality

160

11.16

WAIVERS OF JURY TRIAL

161

11.17

USA PATRIOT Act

161

11.18

Lender Action

161

11.19

Certain Undertakings with Respect to Certain Affiliate Lenders

162

11.20

No Fiduciary Duty

163

11.21

Acknowledgment and Consent to Bail-In of EEA Financial Institutions

163

11.22

Judgment Currency

164

11.23

Acknowledgment Regarding Any Supported QFCs

164

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SCHEDULES:

 

 

1.1(b)

Closing Date Unrestricted Subsidiaries

1.1(c)

Existing Letters of Credit

1.1(d)

Term Loan Allocations

1.1(e)

Revolving Commitment Allocations

1.1(f)

Issuing Lenders and L/C Commitments

5.4

Consents, Authorizations, Filings and Notices

5.6

Litigation

5.15

Restricted Subsidiaries

7.13

Post-Closing Items

8.2(d)

Scheduled Existing Indebtedness

8.3(i)

Scheduled Existing Liens

8.7(e)

Scheduled Existing Investments

8.9(i)

Transactions with Affiliates

8.13(d)

Negative Pledge

EXHIBITS:

A

Form of Guarantee and Collateral Agreement

B

Form of Compliance Certificate

C

Form of Closing Certificate of the Guarantors

D

Form of Mortgage

E-1

Form of Assignment and Assumption

E-2

Form of Affiliated Lender Assignment and Assumption

F

Form of Exemption Certificate

G-1

Form of Term Note

G-2

Form of Revolving Note

G-3

Form of Swingline Note

H

[Reserved]

I

Form of Solvency Certificate

J

Form of Closing Certificate of the Borrower

K-1

Form of Intercreditor Agreement

K-2

Form of Pari Debt Intercreditor Agreement

 

 

 

 

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THIS CREDIT AGREEMENT, dated as of July 31, 2019 (as amended, restated, amended and restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, this Agreement), is by and among Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Borrower), the several banks and other financial institutions or entities from time to time parties hereto (collectively, the Lenders), the Issuing Lenders from time to time parties hereto and Barclays Bank PLC, as administrative agent (in such capacity, the Administrative Agent).

Recitals

WHEREAS, the Borrower has requested that, substantially simultaneously with the consummation of the Acquisition, (a) the Term Lenders extend Term Loans in an aggregate principal amount of $1,300,000,000, (b) the Revolving Lenders provide Revolving Commitments in an aggregate principal amount of $350,000,000 and (c) the Issuing Lenders agree to issue Letters of Credit in an aggregate amount available to be drawn not in excess of the Total L/C Commitments; and

WHEREAS, the Lenders and the Issuing Lenders are willing to provide such extensions of credit, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises and to induce the Administrative Agent, the Lenders and the Issuing Lenders to enter into this Agreement and to induce the Lenders and the Issuing Lenders to make their respective extensions of credit to the Borrower hereunder, the parties hereto hereby agree as follows:

Section 1.DEFINITIONS

Defined Terms

.  As used in this Agreement, the terms listed in this Section 1.1 shall have the respective meanings set forth in this Section 1.1.

Acquisition”: the acquisition by the Borrower of 100% of the capital stock of the Target pursuant to the Acquisition Agreement.

Acquisition Agreement”: that certain Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of the date hereof, by and among the Borrower, the Target, Ocean Sub, Inc. and 2461461 Ontario Limited and, together with all exhibits, schedules and disclosure letters thereto.

Additional Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.17(b).

Administrative Agent”:  as defined in the preamble to this Agreement.

Affiliate”:  as to any Person, any other Person that, directly or indirectly, is in control of, is controlled by, or is under common control with, such Person.  For purposes of this definition, “control” of a Person means the power, directly or indirectly, either to (a) vote 10% or more of the securities having ordinary voting power for the election of directors (or persons performing similar functions) of such Person or (b) direct or cause the direction of the management and policies of such Person, whether by contract or otherwise.

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Affiliated Lender Assignment and Assumption:  an Affiliated Lender Assignment and Assumption, substantially in the form of Exhibit E-2.

Affiliated Lenders”:  the Borrower, its Subsidiaries and their respective Affiliates.

Aggregate Exposure”:  with respect to any Lender at any time, an amount equal to (a) until the initial funding thereof on the Closing Date, the aggregate amount of such Lender’s Commitments at such time, (b) thereafter, the sum of (i) the aggregate then unpaid principal amount of such Lender’s Term Loans and (ii) the amount of such Lender’s Revolving Commitment then in effect or, if the Revolving Commitments have been terminated, the amount of such Lender’s Revolving Extensions of Credit then outstanding.

Aggregate Exposure Percentage”:  with respect to any Lender at any time, the ratio (expressed as a percentage) of (a) such Lender’s Aggregate Exposure at such time to (b) the Aggregate Exposure of all Lenders at such time.

Agreement”:  as defined in the preamble to this Agreement.

Agreement Currency”:  as defined in Section 11.22.

All-In Yield”:  as to any Indebtedness, the yield thereof, whether in the form of interest rate, margin, original issue discount, upfront fees or Eurocurrency Rate or Base Rate “floor”; provided that original issue discount and upfront fees shall be equated to interest based on assumed four-year life to maturity (or, if less, the stated life to maturity at the time of incurrence of the applicable Indebtedness); provided, further, that “All-In Yield” shall not include customary arrangement or commitment fees payable to any of the Other Representatives (or their respective affiliates) in connection with the Loans or to one or more arrangers (or their respective affiliates) in connection with any Incremental Loans (and any fee payable to any Lender in lieu of any portion of any such fee payable to any such arranger or affiliate thereof).

Anti-Corruption Laws”:  all laws, rules, and regulations of any jurisdiction applicable to the Borrower or its Subsidiaries from time to time concerning or relating to bribery or corruption.

Applicable Margin”:  for any day (a) with respect to Revolving Loans and Swingline Loans, the rate per annum by reference to the grid below which corresponds to the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio as of the relevant date of determination below the heading “Revolving Loans”, (b) with respect to Initial Term Loans the rate per annum for Eurocurrency Loans shall be 3.25% and the Applicable Margin for Base Rate Loans shall be 2.25% and (c) with respect to any Incremental Term Loans, the rate per annum set forth in the applicable Incremental Commitment Agreement with respect thereto.

Category

Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio

Revolving Loans

Eurocurrency Loans

Base Rate Loans

 

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1

> 2.75:1.00

3.25%

2.25%

2

< 2.75:1.00

3.00%

2.00%

 

Notwithstanding the foregoing, until the date the Borrower shall have delivered  the financial statements and certificates required by Section 7.1(a)(ii) and Section 7.2(a), respectively, for the period ended September 30, 2019, the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio shall be deemed to be in Category 2 for purposes of determining the Applicable Margin. In addition, (a) at any time during which the Borrower has failed to deliver the financial statements and certificates required by Sections 7.1(a)(i) or 7.1(a)(ii) and Section 7.2(a), respectively, or (b) at any time after the occurrence and during the continuance of an Event of Default, the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio shall be deemed to be in Category 1 for purposes of determining the Applicable Margin.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, until the Marketing Commencement Date has occurred, the Applicable Margin with respect to the Initial Term Loans shall increase on the 53rd day following the Closing Date to a rate per annum set forth below which corresponds to the date and period of time following the Closing Date:

Number of Days After the Closing Date

Applicable Margin for Eurocurrency Loans

Applicable Margin for Base Rate Loans

53-82

3.50%

2.50%

83-112

3.75%

2.75%

113 and thereafter

4.00%

3.00%

Applicable Period”:  as defined in Section 4.6(c).

Application”:  an application, in a form as the applicable Issuing Lender may reasonably specify from time to time to request such Issuing Lender issue a Letter of Credit.

Approved Currency” means each of Dollars, Euros, Canadian Dollars and Pesos.

Approved Fund”:  (a) a CLO and (b) with respect to any Lender that is a fund which invests in commercial loans, any other fund that invests in commercial loans and is managed or advised by the same investment advisor as such Lender or by an Affiliate of such investment advisor.

Asset Sale”:  any Disposition of Property or series of related Dispositions of Property (including any issuance or sale of Capital Stock of any Restricted Subsidiary of the Borrower, but excluding any Disposition permitted by Section 8.5 (other than any Dispositions

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permitted pursuant to Section 8.5(s) thereof) that yields gross proceeds to any Group Member (valued at the initial principal amount thereof in the case of non-cash proceeds consisting of notes or other debt securities and valued at fair market value in the case of other non-cash proceeds) in excess of $5,000,000.

Asset Swap”: a concurrent purchase and sale or exchange of Property between the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries and another Person; provided that (i) the Borrower or such Restricted Subsidiary, as the case may be, receives consideration at least equal to the fair market value (such fair market value to be determined on the date of the contract agreeing to such transaction) as determined in good faith by the Borrower and (ii) such Property is useful to the business of the Borrower or such Restricted Subsidiary.

Assignee”:  as defined in Section 11.6(b)(i).

Assignment and Assumption”:  an Assignment and Assumption, substantially in the form of Exhibit E-1.

Available Amount”:  at any time, an amount (if a positive number) equal to (a) 50% of Consolidated Net Income of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries for the period (taken as one accounting period) commencing on July 1, 2019 to the end of the most recently ended fiscal quarter for which financial statements have been delivered to the extent not otherwise applied; plus (b) 100% of the aggregate Net Cash Proceeds received by the Borrower from the sale of Capital Stock (excluding Disqualified Capital Stock) of the Borrower or from any capital contributions to the Borrower made in cash or Cash Equivalents (excluding Disqualified Capital Stock) to the extent such Net Cash Proceeds have not been otherwise applied to build the Available Amount or any other basket for the incurrence of Indebtedness or the making of any Investment or Restricted Payment; plus (c) 100% of the aggregate Net Cash Proceeds received by the Borrower from third-party Indebtedness and Disqualified Capital Stock of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries, in each case, issued after the Closing Date, which have been exchanged or converted into Capital Stock (excluding Disqualified Capital Stock) of the Borrower to the extent such Net Cash Proceeds have not been otherwise applied to build the Available Amount or any other basket for the incurrence of Indebtedness or the making of any Investment or Restricted Payment; plus (d) 100% of the aggregate Net Cash Proceeds and the fair market value of marketable securities or other property received by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries since the Closing Date from Dispositions of Investments made using the Available Amount; plus (e) 100% of the returns, profits, distributions and similar amounts received in cash or Cash Equivalents by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries on Investments made using the Available Amount (including Investments in Unrestricted Subsidiaries); plus (f) 100% of the Investments of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries made using the Available Amount in any Unrestricted Subsidiary that has been re-designated as a Restricted Subsidiary or that has been merged or consolidated with or into the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries (up to the fair market value of the Investments of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries in such Unrestricted Subsidiary at the time of such re-designation or merger or consolidation), in each case, after the Closing Date; plus (g) Declined Amounts; minus (h) without duplication, an amount equal to the sum of (i) redemptions, repurchases, defeasances or other prepayments of Junior Debt pursuant to Section 8.8(a)(i), (ii) Restricted Payments made pursuant to Section 8.6(e)(i) and

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(iii) Investments made pursuant to Section 8.7(bb)(i)(z), in each case, after the Closing Date and prior to such time or contemporaneously therewith.

Available Revolving Commitment”:  as to any Revolving Lender at any time, an amount equal to the excess, if any, of (a) such Lender’s Revolving Commitment then in effect over (b) such Lender’s Revolving Extensions of Credit then outstanding; provided, that, in calculating any Lender’s Revolving Extensions of Credit for the purpose of determining such Lender’s Available Revolving Commitment pursuant to Section 3.5, the aggregate principal amount of Swingline Loans then outstanding shall be deemed to be zero.

Backstop L/C”:  as defined in Section 3.7(a).

Bail-In Action”:  the exercise of any Write-Down and Conversion Powers by the applicable EEA Resolution Authority in respect of any liability of an EEA Financial Institution.

Bail-In Legislation”:  with respect to any EEA Member Country implementing Article 55 of Directive 2014/59/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of the European Union, the implementing law for such EEA Member Country from time to time which is described in the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule.

Base Rate”:  for any day, a fluctuating rate per annum equal to the highest of (a) the Federal Funds Effective Rate in effect for such day plus 0.50%, (b) the Prime Rate in effect on such day and (c) the Eurocurrency Rate applicable to Eurocurrency Loans denominated in Dollars for a one-month Interest Period on such day (or if such day is not a Business Day, the immediately preceding Business Day) plus 1.00%; provided, that for the avoidance of doubt, the LIBO Rate for any day shall be based on the rate determined on such day at approximately 11:00 a.m. (London time) by reference to the ICE Benchmark Administration Interest Settlement Rates (or the successor thereto if the ICE Benchmark Administration is no longer making a LIBO Rate available) for deposits in Dollars (as set forth by any service selected by the Administrative Agent that has been nominated by the ICE Benchmark Administration (or the successor thereto if the ICE Benchmark Administration is no longer making a LIBO Rate available) as an authorized vendor for the purpose of displaying such rates). Any change in such rate due to a change in the Prime Rate, the Federal Funds Effective Rate or the Eurocurrency Rate applicable to Eurocurrency Loans denominated in Dollars shall be effective from and including the effective date of such change in the Prime Rate, the Federal Funds Effective Rate or the Eurocurrency Rate applicable to Eurocurrency Loans denominated in Dollars, as the case may be.

Base Rate Loans”:  Loans the rate of interest applicable to which is based upon the Base Rate.

Benchmark Replacement” means the sum of: (a) the alternate benchmark rate (which may include Term SOFR) that has been selected by the Administrative Agent and the Borrower giving due consideration to (i) any selection or recommendation of a replacement rate or the mechanism for determining such a rate by the Relevant Governmental Body or (ii) any evolving or then-prevailing market convention for determining a rate of interest as a replacement to LIBO Rate for U.S. dollar-denominated syndicated credit facilities and (b) the Benchmark

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Replacement Adjustment; provided that, if the Benchmark Replacement as so determined would be less than zero, the Benchmark Replacement will be deemed to be zero for the purposes of this Agreement.

Benchmark Replacement Adjustment” means, with respect to any replacement of LIBO Rate with an Unadjusted Benchmark Replacement for each applicable Interest Period, the spread adjustment, or method for calculating or determining such spread adjustment, (which may be a positive or negative value or zero) that has been selected by the Administrative Agent and the Borrower giving due consideration to (i) any selection or recommendation of a spread adjustment, or method for calculating or determining such spread adjustment, for the replacement of LIBO Rate with the applicable Unadjusted Benchmark Replacement by the Relevant Governmental Body or (ii) any evolving or then-prevailing market convention for determining a spread adjustment, or method for calculating or determining such spread adjustment, for the replacement of LIBO Rate with the applicable Unadjusted Benchmark Replacement for U.S. dollar-denominated syndicated credit facilities at such time.

Benchmark Replacement Conforming Changes” means, with respect to any Benchmark Replacement, any technical, administrative or operational changes (including changes to the definition of “Base Rate,” the definition of “Interest Period,” timing and frequency of determining rates and making payments of interest and other administrative matters) that the Administrative Agent decides may be appropriate to reflect the adoption and implementation of such Benchmark Replacement and to permit the administration thereof by the Administrative Agent in a manner substantially consistent with market practice (or, if the Administrative Agent decides that adoption of any portion of such market practice is not administratively feasible or if the Administrative Agent determines that no market practice for the administration of the Benchmark Replacement exists, in such other manner of administration as the Administrative Agent decides is reasonably necessary in connection with the administration of this Agreement).

Benchmark Replacement Date” means the earlier to occur of the following events with respect to LIBO Rate:

(1) in the case of clause (1) or (2) of the definition of “Benchmark Transition Event,” the later of (a) the date of the public statement or publication of information referenced therein and (b) the date on which the administrator of LIBO Rate permanently or indefinitely ceases to provide LIBO Rate; or

(2) in the case of clause (3) of the definition of “Benchmark Transition Event,” the date of the public statement or publication of information referenced therein.

Benchmark Transition Event” means the occurrence of one or more of the following events with respect to LIBO Rate:

(1) a public statement or publication of information by or on behalf of the administrator of LIBO Rate announcing that such administrator has ceased or will cease to provide LIBO Rate, permanently or indefinitely, provided that, at the time of such statement or publication, there is no successor administrator that will continue to provide LIBO Rate;

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(2) a public statement or publication of information by the regulatory supervisor for the administrator of LIBO Rate, the U.S. Federal Reserve System, an insolvency official with jurisdiction over the administrator for LIBO Rate, a resolution authority with jurisdiction over the administrator for LIBO Rate or a court or an entity with similar insolvency or resolution authority over the administrator for LIBO Rate, which states that the administrator of LIBO Rate has ceased or will cease to provide LIBO Rate permanently or indefinitely, provided that, at the time of such statement or publication, there is no successor administrator that will continue to provide LIBO Rate; or

(3) a public statement or publication of information by the regulatory supervisor for the administrator of LIBO Rate announcing that LIBO Rate is no longer representative.

Benchmark Transition Start Date” means (a) in the case of a Benchmark Transition Event, the earlier of (i) the applicable Benchmark Replacement Date and (ii) if such Benchmark Transition Event is a public statement or publication of information of a prospective event, the 90th day prior to the expected date of such event as of such public statement or publication of information (or if the expected date of such prospective event is fewer than 90 days after such statement or publication, the date of such statement or publication) and (b) in the case of an Early Opt-in Election, the date specified by the Administrative Agent or the Required Lenders, as applicable, by notice to the Borrower, the Administrative Agent (in the case of such notice by the Required Lenders) and the Lenders.

Benchmark Unavailability Period” means, if a Benchmark Transition Event and its related Benchmark Replacement Date have occurred with respect to LIBO Rate and solely to the extent that LIBO Rate has not been replaced with a Benchmark Replacement, the period (x) beginning at the time that such Benchmark Replacement Date has occurred if, at such time, no Benchmark Replacement has replaced LIBO Rate for all purposes hereunder in accordance with Section 4.7 and (y) ending at the time that a Benchmark Replacement has replaced LIBO Rate for all purposes hereunder pursuant to Section 4.7.

Beneficial Ownership Certificate”:  a certification regarding beneficial ownership required by the Beneficial Ownership Regulation.

Beneficial Ownership Regulation”:  31 C.F.R. § 1010.230.

Benefit Plan”:  any of (a) an “employee benefit plan” (as defined in ERISA) that is subject to Title I of ERISA, (b) a “plan” as defined in and subject to Section 4975 of the Code or (c) any Person whose assets include (for purposes of ERISA Section 3(42) or otherwise for purposes of Title I of ERISA or Section 4975 of the Code) the assets of any such “employee benefit plan” or “plan”.

Benefited Lender”:  as defined in Section 11.7(a).

Blocked Person”:  as defined in Section 5.22(b).

Board”:  the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System of the United States (or any successor).

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Borrower:  as defined in the preamble to this Agreement.

Borrower Historical Financial Statements”:  as defined in Section 5.1(a).

Borrowing Date”:  any Business Day specified by the Borrower as a date on which the Borrower requests the relevant Lenders to make Loans hereunder.

Business”:  as defined in Section 5.17(b).

Business Day”:  any day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or other day on which commercial banks in New York City are authorized or required by law to remain closed; and when used in connection with a Eurocurrency Loan for a LIBOR quoted currency, the term “Business Day” shall also exclude any day on which banks are not open for general business in London.

Canadian Dollars” and “CAD $”: the lawful money of Canada.

Capital Expenditures”: for any period, without duplication, with respect to any Person, (a) any expenditure or commitment to expend money for any purchase or other acquisition of any asset, including capitalized leasehold improvements, which would be classified as a fixed or capital asset on a consolidated balance sheet of such Person prepared in accordance with GAAP and (b) Capital Lease Obligations; provided that, in any event, “Capital Expenditures” shall exclude any Permitted Acquisition and any other Investment permitted hereunder.

Capital Lease Obligations”:  as to any Person, the obligations of such Person to pay rent or other amounts under any lease of (or other arrangement conveying the right to use) real or personal property, or a combination thereof, which obligations are required to be classified and accounted for as finance leases in accordance with Accounting Standard Codification 842, “Leases”.

Capital Stock”:  any and all shares, interests, participations or other equivalents (however designated) of capital stock of a corporation, any and all equivalent ownership interests in a Person (other than a corporation) and any and all warrants, rights or options to purchase any of the foregoing, but excluding Indebtedness convertible or exchangeable into any such capital stock to the extent not yet converted into capital stock.

Cash Collateral”:  as defined in Section 3.7(a).

Cash Collateralize”:  as defined in Section 3.7(a).

Cash Equivalents”:  (a) marketable direct obligations issued by, or unconditionally guaranteed by, the United States government or issued by any agency thereof and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States, in each case maturing within one year from the date of acquisition; (b) certificates of deposit, time deposits, eurodollar time deposits or overnight bank deposits having maturities of six months or less from the date of acquisition issued by any Lender or by any commercial bank organized under the laws of the United States or any state thereof having combined capital and surplus of not less than $500,000,000; provided, however, that time deposits (including eurodollar time deposits), certificates of deposit (including eurodollar

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certificates of deposit) and bankers’ acceptances in an aggregate amount not to exceed $2,000,000 may be maintained at any commercial bank of recognized standing organized under the laws of the United States (or any State or territory thereof) that does not satisfy the capital and surplus requirements and rating requirements set forth in this clause (b); (c) commercial paper of an issuer rated at least A-2 by S&P or P-2 by Moodys or carrying an equivalent rating by a nationally recognized rating agency, if both of the two named rating agencies cease publishing ratings of commercial paper issuers generally, and maturing within six months from the date of acquisition; (d) repurchase obligations of any Lender or of any commercial bank satisfying the requirements of clause (b) of this definition, having a term of not more than 30 days, with respect to securities issued or fully guaranteed or insured by the United States government; (e) securities with maturities of one year or less from the date of acquisition issued or fully guaranteed by any state, commonwealth or territory of the United States, by any political subdivision or taxing authority of any such state, commonwealth or territory or by any foreign government, the securities of which state, commonwealth, territory, political subdivision, taxing authority or foreign government (as the case may be) are rated at least AA by S&P or AA by Moodys; (f) securities with maturities of six months or less from the date of acquisition backed by standby letters of credit issued by any Lender or any commercial bank satisfying the requirements of clause (b) of this definition; or (g) shares of money market mutual or similar funds which invest exclusively in assets satisfying the requirements of clauses (a) through (f) of this definition or money market funds that (i) comply with the criteria set forth in SEC Rule 2a-7 under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, (ii) are rated AAA by S&P and Aaa by Moodys and (iii) have portfolio assets of at least $5,000,000,000.  In the case of Investments by any Foreign Subsidiary that is a Restricted Subsidiary or Investments made in a country outside the U.S., Cash Equivalents shall also include investments of the type and maturity described in clauses (a) through (g) above of foreign obligors, which Investments or obligors (or the parents of such obligors) have ratings described in such clauses or equivalent ratings from comparable foreign rating agencies.

Change of Control”: if any Person, entity, or “group” (within the meaning of Section 13(d) or 14(d) of the Securities Exchange Act) shall at any time have acquired direct or indirect beneficial ownership of a percentage of the voting power of the outstanding Capital Stock of the Borrower (which is at the time entitled to vote in the election of the Board of Directors of the Borrower) that exceeds 35% thereof.  For purposes of this definition, (x) “beneficial ownership” shall be as defined in Rules 13(d)-3 and 13(d)-5 under the Securities Exchange Act and (y) the phrase Person or “group” is within the meaning of Section 13(d) or 14(d) of the Securities Exchange Act, but excluding any Permitted Investors and any employee benefit plan or Benefit Plan (including the ESOP) of such Person or “group” and its subsidiaries and any Person acting in its capacity as trustee, agent or other fiduciary or administrator of any such plan.  

CLO”:  any entity (whether a corporation, partnership, trust or otherwise) that is engaged in making, purchasing, holding or otherwise investing in bank loans and similar extensions of credit in the ordinary course of its business and is administered or managed by a Lender or an affiliate of such Lender.

Closing Date”:  the first date on which the conditions precedents set forth in Section 6.1 have been satisfied (or waived) and the initial funding hereunder shall have occurred, which date is July 31, 2019.

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Code:  the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended from time to time.

Collateral”:  all property of the Loan Parties, now owned or hereafter acquired, upon which a Lien is purported to be created by any Security Document, except to the extent constituting Excluded Collateral (as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement).

Commitment”:  as to any Lender, the Revolving Commitment of such Lender.

Commitment Fee Rate”:  the applicable rate per annum by reference to the following which corresponds to the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio as of the relevant date of determination.

Category

Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio

Commitment Fee Rate

1

> 2.75:1.00

0.325%

2

< 2.75:1.00

0.20%

Notwithstanding the foregoing, until the date the Borrower shall have delivered the financial statements and certificates required by Section 7.1(a)(ii) and Section 7.2(a), respectively, for the period ended September 30, 2019, the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio shall be deemed to be in Category 2 for purposes of determining the Commitment Fee Rate.  In addition, (a) at any time during which the Borrower has failed to deliver the financial statements and certificates required by Sections 7.1(a)(i) or 7.1(a)(ii) and Section 7.2(a), respectively, or (b) at any time after the occurrence and during the continuance of an Event of Default, the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio shall be deemed to be in Category 1 for purposes of determining the Commitment Fee Rate.

Commonly Controlled Entity”:  any trade or business, whether or not incorporated, that is under common control with the Borrower within the meaning of Section 4001 of ERISA or (solely for purposes of Section 302 of ERISA and Section 412 of the Code) is part of a group that includes the Borrower and that is treated as a single employer under Section 414 of the Code.

Compliance Certificate”:  a certificate duly executed by a Responsible Officer on behalf of the Borrower substantially in the form of Exhibit B.

Consolidated Coverage Ratio”:  as of any date of determination, the ratio of (a) the aggregate amount of Consolidated EBITDA for the period of four consecutive fiscal quarters ended on the most recent Test Date to (b) Consolidated Interest Expense for such four fiscal quarters.

Consolidated Current Assets”: at any date, all amounts (other than cash and Cash Equivalents) that would be set forth opposite the caption “total current assets” (or any like caption) on the most recent consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries in accordance with GAAP.

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Consolidated Current Liabilities: at any date, all amounts that would be set forth opposite the caption “total current liabilities” (or any like caption) on the most recent consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries in accordance with GAAP, but excluding (a) the current portion of Consolidated Total Debt and (b) all Indebtedness consisting of Revolving Loans or Swingline Loans.

Consolidated EBITDA”:  for any period:

(a)Consolidated Net Income for such period plus,

(b)without duplication and to the extent reflected as a charge in arriving at such Consolidated Net Income for such period, the sum of the following amounts for such period:

(i)the aggregate amount of all provisions for all taxes (whether or not paid, estimated or accrued) based upon the income and profits of the Borrower or a Restricted Subsidiary or alternative taxes imposed as reflected in the provision for income taxes in the Borrower’s consolidated financial statements,

(ii)interest expense, amortization or write-off of debt discount and debt issuance costs, and commissions, discounts and other fees and charges associated with Indebtedness (including the Loans),

(iii)depreciation and amortization expense,

(iv)amortization of intangibles (including goodwill) and organization costs,

(v)any extraordinary, unusual or non-recurring charges, expenses or losses (whether cash or non-cash) (including such expenses in connection with actual or prospective litigation, legal settlements, fines, judgments or orders),

(vi)(A) ESOP Compensation and (B) non-cash compensation expenses from stock, options to purchase stock and stock appreciation rights issued to the management of the Borrower,

(vii)any other non-cash charges, non-cash expenses or non-cash losses of the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries for such period (including deferred rent but excluding any such charge, expense or loss incurred in the ordinary course of business that constitutes an accrual of or a reserve for cash charges for any future period); provided, however, that cash payments made in such period or in any future period in respect of such non-cash charges, expenses or losses (excluding any such charge, expense or loss incurred in the ordinary course of business that constitutes an accrual of or a reserve for cash charges for any future period) shall be subtracted from Consolidated Net Income in calculating Consolidated EBITDA in the period when such payments are made,

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(viii)any impairment charges, write-off, depreciation or amortization of intangibles arising pursuant to Accounting Standards Codification Topic 805, “Business Combinations” or Topic 350, “Intangibles-Goodwill and Other” and any other non-cash charges resulting from purchase accounting,

(ix)proceeds of business interruption insurance in an amount representing the earnings for the applicable period that such proceeds are intended to replace (whether or not received so long as such Person in good faith expects to receive the same within the next four (4) fiscal quarters (it being understood that to the extent not actually received within such fiscal quarters, such proceeds shall be deducted in calculating Consolidated EBITDA for such fiscal quarters)),

(x)any earn-out obligation and contingent consideration obligations (including adjustments thereof and purchase price adjustments) incurred in connection with any Permitted Acquisition or any other Investment made in compliance with Section 8.7 or any Investment consummated prior to the Closing Date, which is paid or accrued during such period,

(xi)to the extent actually reimbursed or reimbursable by third parties pursuant to indemnification or reimbursement provisions or similar agreements or insurance, fees, costs, expenses or reserves incurred to the extent covered by indemnification provisions in any agreement in connection with any sale of Capital Stock, Permitted Acquisition, Investment, Restricted Payment, Asset Sale, or incurrences, repayments or amendments of Indebtedness, in each case, including any such transaction consummated prior to the Closing Date and whether or not received so long as such Person in good faith expects to receive the same within the next four (4) fiscal quarters (it being understood that to the extent not actually received within such fiscal quarters, such proceeds shall be deducted in calculating Consolidated EBITDA for such fiscal quarters),

(xii)pro forma cost savings, operating expense reductions, operating improvements and synergies related to, and net of the amount of actual benefits realized during such period, from the Acquisition, Permitted Acquisitions or other permitted Investments, restructurings, cost savings initiatives or other initiatives that are reasonably identifiable, factually supportable and projected by the  Borrower in good faith to result from actions that have been taken, committed to be taken or are expected to be taken (in the good faith determination of the Borrower), in each case, within eighteen (18) months after such event; provided that the aggregate amount of addbacks made pursuant to this clause (xii) shall not exceed 25% of Consolidated EBITDA for such period (calculated prior to giving effect to any adjustments pursuant to this clause (xii)),

(xiii)any reduction in revenue resulting from the purchase accounting effects of adjustments to deferred revenue in component amounts required or permitted by GAAP and related authoritative pronouncements (including the effects of such adjustments pushed down to the Borrower and its

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Restricted Subsidiaries), as a result of any acquisition consummated prior to the Closing Date or any Permitted Acquisition,

(xiv)any loss realized upon the sale or other disposition of any asset (including pursuant to any sale/leaseback transaction) that is not Disposed of in the ordinary course of business and any loss realized upon the sale or other disposition of any Capital Stock of any Person,

(xv)any unrealized losses in respect of Hedge Agreements,

(xvi)any unrealized foreign currency translation losses in respect of transactions or balances denominated in a currency other than the functional currency of such Person,

(xvii)any proportional share of unconsolidated Affiliates’ interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization,

(xviii)cash receipts not included in Consolidated EBITDA in any period solely to the extent that the corresponding non-cash gains relating to such receipts were deducted in the calculation of Consolidated EBITDA pursuant to clause (b)(vii) above for any previous period and not added back,

(xix)any costs, fees and expenses associated with the cost reduction, operational restructuring and business improvement efforts of any consulting firm engaged by the Borrower or its Restricted Subsidiaries to perform such service;

(xx)the amount of any restructuring charges or reserve (including those relating to severance, relocation costs and one-time compensation charges), any charges, costs, fees and expenses realized upon the termination or cancellation of leases, software licenses or other contracts in connection with the operational restructuring and business improvement efforts of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries; and

(xxi)Transaction Costs, and any other costs, fees and expenses incurred in connection with and charges related to any Permitted Acquisition, Investments, issuances or Incurrence of Indebtedness, Dispositions, issuances of Capital Stock or refinancing transactions and modifications of instruments of Indebtedness, in each case, whether or not consummated; minus

(c)to the extent included in arriving at such Consolidated Net Income for such period, the sum of the following amounts for such period:

(i)interest income,

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(ii)any extraordinary, unusual or non-recurring income or gains whether or not included as a separate item in the statement of Consolidated Net Income,

(iii)all non-cash gains on the sale or disposition of any property other than inventory sold in the ordinary course of business,

(iv)any other non-cash income (excluding any items that represent the reversal of any accrual of, or cash reserve for, anticipated cash charges in any prior period that are described in the parenthetical to clause (b)(vii) above),

(v)any gain realized upon the sale or other disposition of any asset (including pursuant to any sale/leaseback transaction) that is not Disposed of in the ordinary course of business and any gain realized upon the sale or other disposition of any Capital Stock of any Person,

(vi)any unrealized gains in respect of Hedge Agreements, and

(vii)any unrealized foreign currency translation gains in respect of transactions or balances denominated in a currency other than the functional currency of such Person, all as determined on a consolidated basis.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, for each of the fiscal quarters set forth below, Consolidated EBITDA shall be deemed to be the amount set forth below opposite such fiscal quarter; provided that with respect to the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2018, such amount may be adjusted by the Borrower (to the extent reasonably documented by the Borrower and in consultation with the Administrative Agent) prior to the Marketing Commencement Date:

Fiscal Quarter Ended

Consolidated EBITDA

June 30, 2019

$117,161,000

March 31, 2019

$63,265,000

December 31, 2018

$71,296,000

September 30, 2018

$105,493,000

Consolidated Interest Expense”:  for any period, (a) the total interest expense (payable in cash during such period) of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries to the extent deducted in calculating Consolidated Net Income, net of any interest income of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries, including any such interest expense consisting of (i) interest expense attributable to Capital Lease Obligations, (ii) [reserved], (iii) interest in respect of Indebtedness of any other Person that has been guaranteed by the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary, (iv) [reserved], (v) the interest portion of any deferred payment obligation and (vi) commissions, discounts and other fees and charges with respect to letters of credit and bankers’ acceptance financing, plus (b) preferred stock dividends paid in cash in respect of Disqualified Capital Stock of the Borrower held by Persons other than the Borrower or a Restricted Subsidiary, minus (c) to

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the extent otherwise included in such interest expense referred to in clause (a) above, amortization or write-off of financing costs, in each case under clauses (a) through (c) as determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP; provided, that gross interest expense shall be determined after giving effect to any net payments made or received by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries with respect to interest rate Hedge Agreements; provided, further, that, notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, Consolidated Interest Expense (x) for the fiscal quarter period ending on September 30, 2019, shall be calculated for the fiscal quarter ended on September 30, 2019 and multiplied by 4, (y) for the two fiscal quarter period ending on December 31, 2019, shall be calculated for the two consecutive fiscal quarters ended on December 31, 2019 and multiplied by 2, and (z) for the three fiscal quarter period ending on March 31, 2020, shall be calculated for the three consecutive fiscal quarters ended on March 31, 2020 and multiplied by 1.333.

Consolidated Net Income”:  for any period, the consolidated net income (or loss) of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries, prior to the impact of non-controlling interest of partially owned consolidated subsidiaries, determined in accordance with GAAP.

Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio”:  the ratio of (a) Consolidated Total Debt on the last day of any fiscal quarter of the Borrower to (b) Consolidated EBITDA for the period of four consecutive fiscal quarters then ended.

Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio”:  the ratio of (a) Consolidated Total Debt on the last day of any fiscal quarter of the Borrower, except that portion thereof consisting of Indebtedness that is not secured by a Lien on any Property of any Group Member, to (b) Consolidated EBITDA for the period of four consecutive fiscal quarters then ended.

Consolidated Total Assets”:  as of any date, the total assets of Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries, determined in accordance with GAAP, as set forth on the consolidated balance sheet of Borrower as of such date.

Consolidated Total Debt”:  at any date, (a) the aggregate amount shown or required by GAAP to be shown as a liability on a consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries as of such date (reduced by unamortized debt issuance costs) in respect of (i) all obligations for borrowed money; (ii) all Capital Lease Obligations and purchase money indebtedness; (iii) any obligations evidenced by notes, bonds, debentures or other similar instruments; and (iv) all unreimbursed obligations in respect of drawn letters of credit, bank guarantees or similar instruments (provided that Consolidated Total Debt shall not include Indebtedness in respect of any letter of credit, bank guaranty or similar instrument, except to the extent of any unreimbursed obligations in respect of any drawn letter of credit, bank guaranty or similar instruments) minus (b) Unrestricted Cash; provided, that, solely for purposes of calculating Consolidated Total Debt in connection with determining the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio for purposes of Sections 4.17 and 8.2(w), Unrestricted Cash that is the proceeds of the Incremental Loans Incurred under Sections 4.17 or Indebtedness Incurred pursuant to Section 8.2(w) shall be excluded. For the avoidance of doubt, in no event shall there be included in Consolidated Total Debt any operating lease liabilities as shown on the balance sheet in accordance with GAAP.

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Consolidated Working Capital: at any date, (a) Consolidated Current Assets on such date minus (b) Consolidated Current Liabilities on such date.

Contractual Obligation”:  as to any Person, any provision of any security issued by such Person or of any agreement, instrument or other undertaking to which such Person is a party or by which it or any of its property is bound.

Covenant Triggering Event”: as defined in Section 8.1.

Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness”:  (a) Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt, (b) Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt, (c) Permitted Unsecured Refinancing Debt, and (d) Indebtedness Incurred or Refinancing Revolving Commitments obtained pursuant to a Refinancing Amendment, in each case, issued, incurred or otherwise obtained (including by means of the extension or renewal of existing Indebtedness) in exchange for, or to extend, renew, replace or refinance, in whole or part, existing Term Loans, Incremental Loans, Refinancing Term Loans, Refinancing Revolving Loans, outstanding Revolving Loans or (in the case of Refinancing Revolving Commitments obtained pursuant to a Refinancing Amendment) Revolving Commitments, Incremental Revolving Commitments or Refinancing Revolving Commitments hereunder (including any successive Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness) (“Refinanced Debt”); provided, that (i) such extending, renewing or refinancing Indebtedness (including, if such Indebtedness includes any Refinancing Revolving Commitments, the unused portion of such Refinancing Revolving Commitments) is in an original aggregate principal amount not greater than the aggregate principal amount of the Refinanced Debt (and, in the case of Refinanced Debt consisting, in whole or in part, of unused Revolving Commitments or Refinancing Revolving Commitments, the amount thereof), plus accrued and unpaid interest capitalized, any premium or other reasonable amount paid, and fees and expenses reasonably incurred in connection therewith, (ii) such Indebtedness has a later maturity and a Weighted Average Life to Maturity equal to or greater than the Refinanced Debt, (iii) such Refinanced Debt shall be repaid, defeased or satisfied and discharged, and all accrued interest, fees and premiums (if any) in connection therewith shall be paid, on the date such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness is issued, Incurred or obtained; provided, that to the extent that such Refinanced Debt consists, in whole or in part, of Revolving Commitments or Refinancing Revolving Commitments (or Revolving Loans, Refinancing Revolving Loans or Swingline Loans Incurred pursuant to any Revolving Commitments or Refinancing Revolving Commitments), such Revolving Commitments or Refinancing Revolving Commitments, as applicable, shall be terminated, and all accrued fees in connection therewith shall be paid, on the date such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness is issued, Incurred or obtained, (iv) such Indebtedness will have terms and conditions (other than pricing, premiums, fees, rate floors, and optional prepayment terms) that are not more disadvantageous to the Borrower than (or in the case of any Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in the form of notes, are on market terms or are not more disadvantageous to the Borrower than), or (taken as a whole) are no more favorable to the investors (or in the case of any Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in the form of notes, are on market terms or are no more favorable to the investors) providing such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness than, the Refinanced Debt (except for covenants or other provisions applicable only to the period after the Latest Maturity Date), and (v) such Indebtedness may be incurred in the form of a bridge or other interim credit facility intended to be refinanced with long-term indebtedness (and such bridge

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or other interim credit facility shall be deemed to satisfy clause (ii) of this definition so long as (x) such credit facility includes customary rollover provisions and (y) assuming such bridge or other interim credit facility were to be extended pursuant to such rollover provisions, such extended credit facility would comply with clause (ii) above) and in which case, on or prior to the first anniversary of the incurrence of such bridge or other interim credit facility, clause (iv) in this definition shall not prohibit the inclusion of customary terms for bridge facilities, including customary mandatory prepayment, repurchase or redemption provisions.

Debtor Relief Laws” means the Bankruptcy Code of the United States of America, and all other liquidation, conservatorship, bankruptcy, assignment for the benefit of creditors, moratorium, rearrangement, receivership, insolvency, reorganization, or similar debtor relief Laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdictions from time to time in effect.

Debtor Relief Plan” means a plan of reorganization or plan of liquidation pursuant to any Debtor Relief Laws.

Declined Amount”:  as defined in Section 4.2(f).

Declining Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.2(f).

Default”:  any of the events specified in Section 9, whether or not any requirement for the giving of notice, the lapse of time, or both, has been satisfied.

Defaulting Lender”:  any Lender, as determined by the Administrative Agent in its reasonable discretion, that has (a) failed to fund any portion of its Loans or participations in Letters of Credit or Swingline Loans within three Business Days of the date required to be funded by it hereunder (unless such Lender notifies the Administrative Agent and the Borrower in writing that such failure is the result of such Lender’s good faith determination that a condition precedent to funding (specifically identified and including the particular default, if any) has not been satisfied), (b) notified the Borrower, the Administrative Agent, any Issuing Lender, the Swingline Lender or any Lender in writing that it does not intend to comply with any of its funding obligations under this Agreement or has made a public statement to the effect that it does not intend to comply with its funding obligations under this Agreement (unless such writing or public statement indicates that such position is based on such Lender’s good faith determination that a condition precedent (specifically identified and including the particular default, if any) to funding a Loan or issuing a Letter of Credit, as applicable, under this Agreement cannot be satisfied) or under other agreements generally in which it commits to extend credit, (c) failed, within three Business Days after request by the Administrative Agent, the Borrower or any Issuing Lender, to confirm that it will comply with the terms of this Agreement relating to its obligations to fund prospective Loans and participations in then outstanding Letters of Credit and Swingline Loans (provided, that such Lender shall cease to be a Defaulting Lender pursuant to this clause (c) upon receipt of such written confirmation by the Administrative Agent or such Issuing Lender and the Borrower), (d) otherwise failed to pay over to the Administrative Agent or any other Lender any other amount required to be paid by it hereunder within three Business Days of the date when due, unless the subject of a good faith dispute, or (e) (i) become or is insolvent or has a parent company that has become or is insolvent, (ii) become the subject of a bankruptcy or insolvency proceeding, or has had a receiver,

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conservator, trustee or custodian appointed for it, or has taken any action in furtherance of, or indicating its consent to, approval of or acquiescence in any such proceeding or appointment or has a parent company that has become the subject of a bankruptcy or insolvency proceeding, or has had a receiver, conservator, trustee or custodian appointed for it, or has taken any action in furtherance of, or indicating its consent to, approval of or acquiescence in any such proceeding or appointment or (iii) become the subject of or has a parent company that has become the subject of a Bail-In Action; provided, that a Lender shall not be a Defaulting Lender solely by virtue of the ownership or acquisition of any equity interest in that Lender or any direct or indirect parent company thereof by a Governmental Authority so long as such ownership interest does not result in or provide such Lender with immunity from the jurisdiction of courts within the United States or from the enforcement of judgments or writs of attachment on its assets or permit such Lender (or such Governmental Authority) to reject, repudiate, disavow or disaffirm any contracts or agreements made with such Lender.

Discharge”:  as defined in Section 1.3(d)(ii).

Disinterested Director”: with respect to any Person and transaction, a member of the board of directors (or equivalent governing body) of such Person who does not have any material direct or indirect financial interest in or with respect to such transaction.

Disposition”:  with respect to any Property, any sale, lease, sale and leaseback, assignment, conveyance, transfer or other disposition thereof.  The terms “Dispose” and “Disposed of” shall have correlative meanings.

Disqualified Capital Stock”:  any Capital Stock which, by its terms (or by the terms of any security or other Capital Stock into which it is convertible or for which it is exchangeable), or upon the happening of any event or condition (a) matures or is mandatorily redeemable, pursuant to a sinking fund obligation or otherwise, (b) is redeemable at the option of the holder thereof, in whole or in part, (c) provides for the scheduled payments of dividends in cash, or (d) is or becomes convertible into or exchangeable for Indebtedness or any other Capital Stock that would constitute Disqualified Capital Stock, in each case of clauses (a) through (d) above, prior to the date that is ninety-one (91) days after the later of the Revolving Termination Date and the date final payment is due on the Term Loans. Notwithstanding the preceding sentence, (A) if such Capital Stock is issued pursuant to any plan for the benefit of directors, officers, employees, members of management, managers or consultants or by any such plan to such directors, officers, employees, members of management, managers or consultants, in each case, in the ordinary course of business of the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary, such Capital Stock shall not constitute Disqualified Capital Stock solely because it may be required to be repurchased by the issuer thereof in order to satisfy applicable statutory or regulatory obligations, and (B) no Capital Stock held by any future, present or former employee, director, officer, manager, member of management or consultant (or their respective Affiliates or immediate family members) of the Borrower (or any Subsidiary) shall be considered Disqualified Capital Stock because such stock is redeemable or subject to repurchase pursuant to any management equity subscription agreement, stock option, stock appreciation right or other stock award agreement, stock ownership plan, put agreement, stockholder agreement or similar agreement that may be in effect from time to time.

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Disqualified Institution” means, on any date, (a) any Person designated by the Borrower as a “Disqualified Institution” by written notice delivered to the Administrative Agent on or prior to the Closing Date and (b) any other Person that is a competitor of the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries, which Person has been designated by the Borrower as a “Disqualified Institution” by written notice to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders (including by posting such notice to the Platform) not less than three Business Days prior to such date; provided that “Disqualified Institutions” shall exclude any Person that the Borrower has designated as no longer being a “Disqualified Institution” by written notice delivered to the Administrative Agent from time to time.

Documentation Agents”: Barclays Bank PLC and Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc.

Dollars” and “$”:  denote the lawful currency of the United States of America.

Dollar Equivalent” means, with respect to an amount denominated in Dollars, such amount, and with respect to an amount denominated in any other Approved Currency, the equivalent in Dollars of such amount determined at the Exchange Rate on the applicable Valuation Date.

Domestic Subsidiary”:  any Restricted Subsidiary of the Borrower organized under the laws of any jurisdiction within the United States.

DQ List”:  as defined in Section 11.6(f)(iv).

Early Opt-in Election” means the occurrence of:

(1) (i) a determination by the Administrative Agent or (ii) a notification by the Required Lenders to the Administrative Agent (with a copy to the Borrower) that the Required Lenders have determined that U.S. dollar-denominated syndicated credit facilities being executed at such time, or that include language similar to that contained in Section 4.7, are being executed or amended, as applicable, to incorporate or adopt a new benchmark interest rate to replace LIBO Rate, and

(2) (i) the election by the Administrative Agent or (ii) the election by the Required Lenders to declare that an Early Opt-in Election has occurred and the provision, as applicable, by the Administrative Agent of written notice of such election to the Borrower and the Lenders or by the Required Lenders of written notice of such election to the Administrative Agent.

Earnout Obligation”:  an obligation to pay the seller in an acquisition a future payment that is contingent upon the financial performance of the business acquired in such acquisition exceeding a specified benchmark level and that becomes payable when such excess financial performance is achieved.

EEA Financial Institution”:  (a) any credit institution or investment firm established in any EEA Member Country which is subject to the supervision of an EEA Resolution Authority, (b) any entity established in an EEA Member Country which is a parent of an institution

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described in clause (a) of this definition, or (c) any financial institution established in an EEA Member Country which is a subsidiary of an institution described in clauses (a) or (b) of this definition and is subject to consolidated supervision with its parent.

EEA Member Country”:  any of the member states of the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Norway.

EEA Resolution Authority”:  any public administrative authority or any person entrusted with public administrative authority of any EEA Member Country (including any delegee) having responsibility for the resolution of any EEA Financial Institution.

Eligible Assignee” means any Person that meets the requirements to be an assignee under Section 11.6 (subject to such consents, if any, as may be required under Section 11.6). For the avoidance of doubt, a Disqualified Institution shall not be an Eligible Assignee.

Environmental Laws”:  any and all applicable foreign, federal, state, local or municipal laws, rules, orders, regulations, statutes, ordinances, codes, decrees or other Requirements of Law (including common law) regulating, relating to or imposing liability concerning protection or preservation of the environment and natural resources, including those relating to the generation, use storage, transportation, disposal, release, or threatened release of, or exposure to, Materials of Environmental Concern.

Environmental Permits”:  any and all permits, licenses, approvals, registrations, exemptions and other authorizations issued by any Governmental Authority under any Environmental Law.

ERISA”:  the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended from time to time, the regulations promulgated thereunder and any successor thereto.

Escrow Debt”:  Indebtedness permitted to be incurred hereunder that is incurred in connection with any transaction permitted hereunder for so long as proceeds thereof have been deposited into an escrow account on customary terms to secure such Indebtedness pending the application of such proceeds to finance such transaction.

ESOP”: the Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan and the Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Trust, and any successor Benefit Plan, and related trust, thereto.

ESOP Compensation”: the non-cash charge portion of the ESOP compensation expense reflected in Borrower’s financial statements.

EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule”:  the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule published by the Loan Market Association (or any successor Person), as in effect from time to time.

Euro” or “”:the single currency of the European Union as constituted by the Treaty on European Union and as referred to in the legislative measures of the European Union for the introduction of, changeover to or operation of the Euro in one or more member states, being

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in part legislative measures to implement the European and Monetary Union as contemplated in the Treaty on European Union.

Eurocurrency Loans”:  Loans the rate of interest applicable to which is based upon the Eurocurrency Rate.

Eurocurrency Rate”:  with respect to (a) any Eurocurrency Loan denominated in Dollars for any Interest Period, an interest rate per annum (rounded upwards, if necessary, to the next 1/16 of 1.00%) equal to the Eurodollar Base Rate for such Interest Period multiplied by the Statutory Reserve Rate, (b) any Eurocurrency Loan denominated in Euros, (i) the rate per annum determined by the Administrative Agent to be the offered rate which appears on the page of the Reuters Screen which displays the European interbank offered rate administered by the Banking Federation of the European Union (such page currently being the EURIBOR01 page) (the “EURIBO Rate”) for deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period in Euros, determined as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (Brussels, Belgium time), two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period, or (ii) in the event the rate referenced in the preceding clause (i) does not appear on such page or service or if such page or service shall cease to be available, the rate determined by the Administrative Agent to be the offered rate on such other page or other service which displays the EURIBO Rate for deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period in Euros, determined as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (London, England time) two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period; provided that if EURIBO Rates are quoted under either of the preceding clauses (i) or (ii), but there is no such quotation for the Interest Period elected, the EURIBO Rate shall be equal to the Interpolated Rate, (c) any Eurocurrency Loan denominated in Canadian Dollars, (i) the rate per annum determined by the Administrative Agent to be the offered rate which appears on the page of the Reuters Screen which displays the Canadian Dollar Offered Rate (such page currently being the CDOR page) (the “CDOR Rate”) for deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period in Canadian Dollars, determined as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (Toronto time), two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period, or (ii) in the event the rate referenced in the preceding clause (i) does not appear on such page or service or if such page or service shall cease to be available, the rate determined by the Administrative Agent to be the offered rate on such other page or other service which displays the CDOR Rate for deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period in Canadian Dollars, determined as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (Toronto time) two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period; provided that if CDOR Rates are quoted under either of the preceding clauses (i) or (ii), but there is no such quotation for the Interest Period elected, the CDOR Rate shall be equal to the Interpolated Rate, and (d) any Eurocurrency Loan denominated in Pesos, the rate per annum equal to the Mexican Interbank Equilibrium Interest Rate or the successor thereto as approved by the Administrative Agent as published by Banco de México (or on any successor or substitute service providing rate quotations comparable to those currently provided by such service, as determined by the Administrative Agent from time to time) rounded to the nearest 1/100th of 1% (with .005% being rounded up) per annum, at approximately 12:30 p.m. (Mexico City, Mexico time) two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period.  The Eurocurrency Rate for any Eurocurrency Loan that includes the Statutory Reserve Rate as a component of the calculation will be adjusted automatically with respect to all

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such Eurocurrency Loan then outstanding as of the effective date of any change in the Statutory Reserve Rate.

Eurocurrency Tranche”:  the collective reference to Eurocurrency Loans under a particular Facility for which the then current Interest Periods with respect to all of which begin on the same date and end on the same later date (whether or not such Loans shall originally have been made on the same day).

Eurodollar Base Rate”:  for any Interest Period as to any Eurocurrency Loan denominated in Dollars, (i) the rate per annum determined by the Administrative Agent to be the offered rate which appears on the page of the Reuters Screen which displays the London interbank offered rate administered by ICE Benchmark Administration Limited (such page currently being the LIBOR01 page) (the “LIBO Rate”) for deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period in Dollars, determined as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (London, England time), two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period, or (ii) in the event the rate referenced in the preceding clause (i) does not appear on such page or service or if such page or service shall cease to be available, the rate determined by the Administrative Agent to be the offered rate on such other page or other service which displays the LIBO Rate for deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period in Dollars, determined as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (London, England time) two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period; provided that if LIBO Rates are quoted under either of the preceding clauses (i) or (ii), but there is no such quotation for the Interest Period elected, the LIBO Rate shall be equal to the Interpolated Rate; and provided, further, that if any such rate determined pursuant to the preceding clauses (i) or (ii) is less than zero, the Eurodollar Base Rate will be deemed to be zero.

Event of Default”:  any of the events specified in Section 9; provided, that any requirement for the giving of notice, the lapse of time, or both, has been satisfied.

Excess Cash Flow”:  for any fiscal year of the Borrower, the excess, if any, of:

(a)the sum, without duplication, of:

(i)Consolidated Net Income for such fiscal year;

(ii)the amount of all non-cash charges (including depreciation and amortization) to the extent deducted in arriving at such Consolidated Net Income (excluding any such non-cash charge to the extent that it represents an accrual or reserve for a potential cash charge in any future fiscal year or amortization of a prepaid cash gain that was paid in a prior fiscal year);

(iii)the amount of the decrease, if any, in Consolidated Working Capital for such fiscal year; and

(iv)the aggregate amount of non-cash losses on the Disposition of Property by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries during such fiscal year

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(other than sales of inventory in the ordinary course of business), to the extent deducted in arriving at such Consolidated Net Income; minus

(b)the sum, without duplication, of:

(i)the amount of all non-cash credits included in arriving at such Consolidated Net Income;

(ii)Capital Expenditures made by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries in cash during such fiscal year (or paid in cash following the end of such fiscal year and prior to the date the mandatory prepayment is required to be made pursuant to Section 4.2(c); provided that any such expenditure included in this clause (b)(ii) pursuant to this parenthetical shall not be deducted in calculating Excess Cash Flow for the fiscal year in which it is made), in each case, except to the extent funded by the incurrence of long-term Indebtedness (other than revolving Indebtedness);

(iii)the aggregate amount of all regularly scheduled principal payments of Funded Debt (including, without limitation, the Term Loans) made by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries in cash during such fiscal year (other than in respect of any revolving credit facility unless there is an equivalent scheduled permanent reduction in commitments thereunder), in each case, except to the extent funded by the incurrence of long-term Indebtedness;

(iv)the amount of the increase, if any, in Consolidated Working Capital for such fiscal year;

(v)the aggregate amount of non-cash gains on the Disposition of Property by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries during such fiscal year (other than sales of inventory in the ordinary course of business), to the extent included in arriving at such Consolidated Net Income;

(vi)the aggregate amount of consideration paid in cash during such period with respect to a Permitted Acquisition or other Investment in a third party permitted hereunder, in each case to the extent such payments were not and have not been funded with additional long-term Indebtedness (other than revolving Indebtedness); and

(vii)the aggregate amount of Restricted Payments made in cash during such fiscal year pursuant to clauses (b), (c) and (e) of Section 8.6,  Investments made in cash during such fiscal year pursuant to clauses (f), (h), (j), (bb) and (cc) of Section 8.7, and repayments of Indebtedness made in cash during such fiscal year pursuant to clause (i) and (ii) of Section 8.8, in each case, except to the extent funded by the incurrence of long-term Indebtedness (other than revolving Indebtedness).

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Exchange Act:  the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder.

Exchange Rate” means the rate at which any currency (the “Original Currency”) may be exchanged into Dollars (the “Exchanged Currency”), as set forth on such date on the relevant Reuters screen at or about 11:00 a.m. (London, England time) on such date.  In the event that such rate does not appear on the Reuters screen, the “Exchange Rate” with respect to such Original Currency into such Exchanged Currency shall be determined by reference to such other publicly available service for displaying exchange rates as may be agreed upon by the Administrative Agent and the Borrower or, in the absence of such agreement, such “Exchange Rate” shall instead be the Administrative Agent’s spot rate of exchange in the interbank market where its foreign currency exchange operations in respect of such Original Currency are then being conducted, at or about 11:00 a.m. (local time), on such date for the purchase of the Exchanged Currency, with such Original Currency for delivery two Business Days later; provided, that, if at the time of any such determination, no such spot rate can reasonably be quoted, the Administrative Agent may use any reasonable method as it deems applicable to determine such rate, and such determination shall be conclusive absent manifest error.

Excluded Indebtedness”:  all Indebtedness permitted by Section 8.2 (except the net cash proceeds of any Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt, Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt or other Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness).

Excluded Subsidiaries”:  (a) any Immaterial Subsidiary, (b) any Foreign Subsidiary, (c) any Subsidiary that is not a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of the Borrower; provided that a Subsidiary that ceases to be a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of the Borrower solely as a result of the Capital Stock of such Subsidiary becoming owned by an Affiliate of the Borrower shall not be deemed to be an Excluded Subsidiary pursuant to this clause (c), (d) any Unrestricted Subsidiary, (e) any special purpose vehicle (or similar entity), (f) any captive insurance subsidiary (g) any not-for-profit Subsidiary, (h) any Subsidiary, including any regulated entity that is subject to net worth or net capital or similar capital and surplus restrictions, that is prohibited or restricted by applicable Requirement of Law, accounting policies or by contractual obligation existing on the Closing Date (or, with respect to any Subsidiary acquired by the Borrower or a Restricted Subsidiary after the Closing Date (and so long as such contractual obligation was not incurred in contemplation of such acquisition), on the date such Subsidiary is so acquired) from providing a guaranty pursuant to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, or if such guaranty would require governmental (including regulatory) or third party consent, approval, license or authorization (except to the extent that such consent, approval, license or authorization has been obtained) and (i) any other Subsidiary with respect to which the Administrative Agent and the Borrower reasonably agree that the cost or other consequences of providing a guarantee of or granting Liens to secure the Obligations would be excessive in relation to the practical benefit to be afforded thereby.

Excluded Swap Obligations”: as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Excluded Taxes”:  as defined in Section 4.10(b).

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Existing Debt Agreements: each of (i) the Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of June 22, 2017 (as amended from time to time), by and among the Borrower, as borrower, the guarantors from time to time party thereto, the lenders from time to time party thereto, PNC Bank, National Association, as administrative agent for the lenders party thereto, and the other parties thereto (the “Existing Credit Agreement”); (ii) the Second Amended and Restated Private Shelf Agreement, dated as of June 22, 2017, by and among the Borrower, as issuer, the guarantors from time to time party thereto, PGIM, Inc., as a purchaser, and the other purchasers from time to time party thereto and (iii) the First Lien Credit Agreement, dated as of May 27, 2015, among Infiltrator Water Technologies, LLC, as the borrower and Deutsche Bank AG New York Branch, as administrative agent, and the other parties thereto.

Existing Letter of Credit”:  any “Letter of Credit” issued for the account of the Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries under the Existing Debt Agreements prior to the Closing Date and scheduled in Schedule 1.1(c) (as such Schedule may be supplemented after the Closing Date in connection with the initial syndication of the Revolving Facility).

Existing Loans:  as defined in Section 4.18(a).

Existing Tranche”:  as defined in Section 4.18(a).

Extended Loans”:  as defined in Section 4.18(a).

Extended Tranche”:  as defined in Section 4.18(a).

Extending Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.18(b).

Extending Revolving Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.18(b).

Extending Term Loan Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.18(b).

Extension Amendment”:  as defined in Section 4.18(c).

Extension Date”:  as defined in Section 4.18(d).

Extension Election”:  as defined in Section 4.18(b).

Extension Request”:  as defined in Section 4.18(a).

Facility”:  any Term Facility or the Revolving Facility, as the context may require, and “Facilities” means all of them, collectively.

FATCA”:  Sections 1471 through 1474 of the Code, effective as of the date hereof (and any amended or successor version that is substantively comparable and not materially more onerous to comply with), any current or future regulations promulgated thereunder or official interpretations thereof and any agreements entered into pursuant to Section 1471(b)(1) of the Code and any fiscal or regulatory legislation, rules or practices adopted pursuant to any

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intergovernmental agreement, treaty or convention among Governmental Authorities and implementing such Sections of the Code.

Federal Funds Effective Rate”:  for any day, the rate calculated by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York based on such day’s federal funds transactions by depository institutions (as determined in such manner as the Federal Reserve Bank of New York shall set forth on its public website from time to time) and published on the next succeeding Business Day by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as the federal funds effective rate; provided, that if the Federal Funds Effective Rate for any day is less than zero, the Federal Funds Effective Rate for such day will be deemed to be zero.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Website” means the website of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York at http://www.newyorkfed.org, or any successor source.

First Tier Foreign Subsidiary”:  each Foreign Subsidiary with respect to which the Borrower or any of its Domestic Subsidiaries directly owns or controls all of such Foreign Subsidiary’s issued and outstanding Capital Stock.

Fitch”:  Fitch Ratings, Inc. and any affiliate thereof and any successor thereto that is a nationally-recognized rating agency.

Fixed Amount”:  as defined in Section 1.3(c).

Fixed Incremental Amount”:  as defined in the definition of “Incremental Amount.”

Fixed Restricted Payment Basket Amount”:  $100,000,000 in each fiscal year.

Flood Insurance Laws”:  collectively, (i) the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto, (ii) the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto,  (iii) the National Flood Insurance Reform Act of 1994 as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto and (iv) the  Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004 and the Biggert –Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto, in each case, together with all statutory and regulatory provisions consolidating, amending, replacing, supplementing, implementing  or interpreting any of the foregoing, as amended or modified from time to time.

Foreign Currency Equivalent” means, with respect to an amount denominated in Euros, Canadian Dollars or Pesos, such amount, and with respect to an amount denominated in Dollars, the equivalent in Euros, Canadian Dollars or Pesos of such amount determined at the Exchange Rate on the applicable Valuation Date.

Foreign Subsidiary”:  any Restricted Subsidiary of the Borrower that is not a Domestic Subsidiary or that is a Foreign Subsidiary Holdco.

Foreign Subsidiary Holdco”: any Domestic Subsidiary that (a) has no material assets other than equity (or equity and other securities) of one or more Foreign Subsidiaries and

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other assets relating to the ownership interest in any such securities and (b) has no Guarantee Obligations in respect of any Indebtedness of the Borrower or any Domestic Subsidiary. As of the Closing Date, the Foreign Subsidiary Holdcos are ADS Worldwide, Inc., a Delaware corporation, and ADS International, Inc., a Delaware corporation.

Former Properties”: as defined in Section 5.17(d).

Funding Office”:  the office of the Administrative Agent specified in Section 11.2 or such other office as may be specified from time to time by the Administrative Agent as its funding office by written notice to the Borrower and the Lenders.

GAAP”:  generally accepted accounting principles in the United States as in effect from time to time except that for purposes of Section 8.1, GAAP shall be determined on the basis of such principles in effect on the date hereof and consistent with those used in the preparation of the most recent audited financial statements referred to in Section 5.1.  In the event that any Accounting Change shall occur and such change would otherwise result in a change in the method of calculation of financial covenants, standards or terms in this Agreement or if the Borrower notifies the Administrative Agent that the Borrower requests an amendment to any provision hereof to eliminate the effect of any Accounting Change occurring after the Closing Date in GAAP regardless of whether any such notice is given before or after any Accounting Change or in the application thereof, then the Borrower and the Administrative Agent agree to enter into negotiations in order to amend such provisions of this Agreement so as to equitably reflect such Accounting Changes with the desired result that the criteria for evaluating the Borrower’s financial condition shall be the same after such Accounting Changes as if such Accounting Changes had not been made.  Until such time as such an amendment shall have been executed and delivered by the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and the Required Lenders, all financial covenants, standards and terms in this Agreement shall continue to be calculated or construed as if such Accounting Changes had not occurred.  “Accounting Changes” refers to changes in accounting principles required by the promulgation of any rule, regulation, pronouncement or opinion by the Financial Accounting Standards Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants or, if applicable, the SEC. For purposes of calculations made pursuant to the terms of this Agreement, GAAP will be deemed to treat operating leases and capital leases in a manner consistent with their treatment under generally accepted accounting principles as reflected in the audited financial statements of the Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019, notwithstanding any modifications or interpretive changes thereto that may have occurred thereafter or may occur hereafter, unless the parties hereto shall enter into a mutually acceptable amendment addressing such changes, as provided for above and all lease liabilities and right of use assets in each case related to operating leases shall be excluded from all calculations made under this Agreement.

Governmental Authority”:  any nation or government, any state or other political subdivision thereof, any agency, authority, instrumentality, regulatory body, court, central bank or other entity exercising executive, legislative, judicial, taxing, regulatory or administrative functions of or pertaining to government, any securities exchange and any self-regulatory organization (including the National Association of Insurance Commissioners).

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Group Members:  the collective reference to the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries.

Guarantee and Collateral Agreement”:  that certain Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, substantially in the form of Exhibit A, dated as of the date hereof, by the Borrower and each Subsidiary Guarantor in favor of the Administrative Agent, as the same may be amended, restated, amended and restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time.

Guarantee Obligation”:  as to any Person (the “guaranteeing person”), any obligation of (a) the guaranteeing person or (b) another Person (including any bank under any letter of credit) to induce the creation of which the guaranteeing person has issued a reimbursement, counterindemnity or similar obligation which (in the case of either clause (a) or clause (b)), guarantees or has the effect of guaranteeing any Indebtedness, leases, dividends or other obligations (the “primary obligations”) of any other third Person (the “primary obligor”) in any manner, whether directly or indirectly, including any such obligation of the guaranteeing person, whether or not contingent, (i) to purchase any such primary obligation or any property constituting direct or indirect security therefor, (ii) to advance or supply funds (1) for the purchase or payment of any such primary obligation or (2) to maintain working capital or equity capital of the primary obligor or otherwise to maintain the net worth or solvency of the primary obligor, (iii) to purchase property, securities or services primarily for the purpose of assuring the owner of any such primary obligation of the ability of the primary obligor to make payment of such primary obligation, or (iv) otherwise to assure or hold harmless the owner of any such primary obligation against loss in respect thereof; provided, however, that the term Guarantee Obligation shall not include endorsements of instruments for deposit or collection in the ordinary course of business or product warranties in effect on the Closing Date or entered into in connection with any acquisition or disposition of assets permitted under this Agreement (other than such obligations with respect to Indebtedness).  The amount of any Guarantee Obligation of any guaranteeing person shall be deemed to be the lower of (a) an amount equal to the stated or determinable amount of the primary obligation in respect of which such Guarantee Obligation is made and (b) the maximum amount for which such guaranteeing person may be liable pursuant to the terms of the instrument embodying such Guarantee Obligation, unless such primary obligation and the maximum amount for which such guaranteeing person may be liable are not stated or determinable, in which case the amount of such Guarantee Obligation shall be such guaranteeing person’s maximum reasonably anticipated liability in respect thereof as determined by the Borrower in good faith.

Hedge Agreements”:  any interest rate protection agreement, commodity price protection agreement or other interest or currency exchange rate or commodity price hedging arrangement.

Immaterial Subsidiary”:  any Restricted Subsidiary that is not a Material Subsidiary; provided that all Immaterial Subsidiaries, in the aggregate, shall not contribute greater than ten percent (10%) of the Borrower’s Consolidated Total Assets as of the last day of the most recently ended fiscal quarter for which financial statements have been delivered pursuant to Section 7.1.

Incremental Amount”: at any time, an amount not to exceed:

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(a)the greater of (i) $350,000,000 and (ii) 100% of Consolidated EBITDA for the most recently ended period of four consecutive fiscal quarters for which financial statements have been delivered pursuant to Section 7.1; plus

(b)the aggregate principal amount of the sum of (i) voluntary prepayments of Term Loans and Incremental Equivalent Debt and/or permanent reductions of the Revolving Commitments or commitments in respect of any Incremental Equivalent Debt and (ii) the consideration paid in connection with any purchases of any Loans outstanding hereunder pursuant to Section 4.13(b) or Section 11.6(g) by an Affiliated Lender from time to time, except, in each case, to the extent (x) such prepayments were funded with the proceeds of long-term Indebtedness (other than revolving credit facilities) or (y) such Term Loans or Incremental Equivalent Debt were incurred pursuant to the Ratio Incremental Amount (together with clause (a) above, the “Fixed Incremental Amount”, which shall be reduced by previously used amounts of the Fixed Incremental Amount for Incremental Facilities and Incremental Equivalent Debt); plus

(c)an unlimited amount if, after giving effect to the incurrence of any Incremental Facilities or Incremental Equivalent Debt (assuming for this purpose that the Incremental Revolving Commitments being Incurred at the time of such calculation are fully drawn), (i) in the case of Incremental Facilities or Incremental Equivalent Debt secured by a Lien on the Collateral that is pari passu with, or junior to, the Liens securing the Secured Obligations, the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio is less than or equal to 3.50:1.00, and (ii) in the case of any unsecured Incremental Facilities or unsecured Incremental Equivalent Debt, the Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio is less than or equal to 3.75:1.00 (the amounts described in clauses (i) and (ii) above, the “Ratio Incremental Amount”); provided that for purposes of this clause (c), if the proceeds of the relevant Incremental Facility or Incremental Equivalent Debt will be applied to finance a Limited Condition Acquisition, the Ratio Incremental Amount will be determined in accordance with Section 1.3. It is understood and agreed that if the applicable incurrence test is satisfied on a pro forma basis after giving effect to any Incremental Facility or Incremental Equivalent Debt in lieu thereof, such Incremental Facility or Incremental Equivalent Debt, as applicable, may be incurred under the Ratio Incremental Amount regardless of whether there is capacity under the Fixed Incremental Amount.

Incremental Commitment Agreement”:  an agreement delivered by an Incremental Lender, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and accepted by the Borrower, by which an Incremental Lender provides its Incremental Commitment in accordance with the terms of Section 4.17.

Incremental Commitments”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Equivalent Debt”:  as defined in Section 8.2(w).

Incremental Facilities”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Lender”:  a Lender, Approved Fund or other Person that provides an Incremental Commitment.

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Incremental Loans:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Revolving Commitments”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Revolving Facility”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Revolving Facility Lender”:  with respect to any Incremental Revolving Facility, each Revolving Lender providing any portion of such Incremental Revolving Facility.

Incremental Revolving Loans”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Term Facility”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Term Loan Commitments”:  as defined in Section 4.17(a).

Incremental Term Loans”: as defined in Section 4.17(c).

Incur”:  issue, assume, enter into any Guarantee Obligation in respect of, incur or otherwise become liable for; and the terms “Incurs,” “Incurred” and “Incurrence” shall have a correlative meaning; provided, that any Indebtedness or Capital Stock of a Person existing at the time such Person becomes a Restricted Subsidiary of the Borrower (whether by merger, consolidation, acquisition or otherwise) shall be deemed to be Incurred by such Restricted Subsidiary at the time it becomes a Restricted Subsidiary.  The accrual of interest or dividends, the accretion of accreted value, the accretion of amortization of original issue discount and the payment of interest or dividends in the form of additional Indebtedness will not be deemed to be an Incurrence of Indebtedness.  Any Indebtedness issued at a discount (including Indebtedness on which interest is payable through the issuance of additional Indebtedness) shall be deemed Incurred at the time of original issuance of the Indebtedness at the initial accreted amount thereof.

Incurrence-Based Amount”:  as defined in Section 1.3(c).

Indebtedness”:  of any Person at any date, without duplication, (a) all indebtedness of such Person for borrowed money, (b) all obligations of such Person for the deferred purchase price of property or services (other than trade payables Incurred in the ordinary course of such Person’s business which are not more than ninety (90) days past due and Earnout Obligations), (c) all obligations of such Person evidenced by notes, bonds, debentures or other similar instruments, (d) all indebtedness created or arising under any conditional sale or other title retention agreement with respect to property acquired by such Person (excluding trade accounts payable incurred in the ordinary course of business), (e) all Capital Lease Obligations of such Person, (f) all obligations of such Person, contingent or otherwise, as an account party or applicant under or in respect of acceptances, letters of credit or similar arrangements, (g) all Guarantee Obligations of such Person in respect of obligations of others of the kind referred to in clauses (a) through (f) above, (h) all obligations of the kind referred to in clauses (a) through (g) above secured by (or for which the holder of such obligation has an existing right, contingent or otherwise, to be secured by) any Lien on property (including accounts and contract rights) owned by such Person, whether or not such Person has assumed or become liable for the payment of such obligation; provided, that the amount

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of such Indebtedness shall be limited to the lesser of such obligation and the value of the property subject to such Lien if such Person has not assumed or become liable for the payment of such obligation, (i) all obligations of such Person to purchase, redeem, retire, defease or otherwise make any payment in respect of Disqualified Capital Stock of such Person, and (j) for the purposes of Sections 8.2 and 9(e) only, all obligations of such Person in respect of Hedge Agreements, but in each case in the above clauses excluding obligations under operating leases, Escrow Debt and obligations under employment contracts entered into in the ordinary course of business. For the avoidance of doubt, lease liabilities with respect to operating leases shall not be considered Indebtedness. The Indebtedness of any Person shall include the Indebtedness of any other entity (including any partnership in which such Person is a general partner) to the extent such Person is liable therefor as a result of such Persons ownership interest in or other relationship with such entity, except to the extent the terms of such Indebtedness expressly provide that such Person is not liable therefor.

Indemnified Liabilities”:  as defined in Section 11.5.

Indemnitee”:  as defined in Section 11.5.

Initial Term Commitment”:  the Term Commitment of each Initial Term Lender on the Closing Date.  The aggregate amount of the Initial Term Commitments of all Initial Term Lenders as of the Closing Date is $1,300,000,000.

Initial Term Facility”:  the term loan facility evidenced by the aggregate Initial Term Loans of all Initial Term Lenders at such time.

Initial Term Lender”:  each Term Lender that has a Term Commitment or holds Term Loans on the Closing Date.

Initial Term Loans”:  the Term Loans made on the Closing Date.

Insolvency”:  with respect to any Multiemployer Plan, the condition that such Plan is insolvent within the meaning of Section 4245 of ERISA.

Insolvent”:  pertaining to a condition of Insolvency.

Intellectual Property”:  the collective reference to all rights and privileges relating to intellectual property, whether arising under United States, multinational or foreign laws or otherwise, including copyrights, copyright licenses, patents, patent licenses, trademarks, trademark licenses and technology, know-how, trade secrets and proprietary information of any type, domain names and all rights to sue at law or in equity for any infringement or other impairment thereof, including the right to receive all proceeds and damages therefrom.

Intellectual Property Security Agreement”:  each Intellectual Property Security Agreement to be executed and delivered by each applicable Loan Party in accordance with Section 5.9 of the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

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Intercreditor Agreement:  an intercreditor agreement substantially in the form of Exhibit K-1 hereto or such other form that is reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.

Interest Payment Date”:  (a) as to any Base Rate Loan (other than any Swingline Loan), the first day of each April, July, October and January to occur while such Loan is outstanding and the final maturity date of such Loan, (b) as to any Eurocurrency Loan having an Interest Period of three months or less, the last day of such Interest Period, (c) as to any Eurocurrency Loan having an Interest Period longer than three months, each day that is three months, or a whole multiple thereof, after the first day of such Interest Period and the last day of such Interest Period, (d) as to any Loan (other than any Revolving Loan that is a Base Rate Loan and any Swingline Loan), the date of any repayment or prepayment made in respect thereof and (e) as to any Swingline Loan, the day that such Loan is required to be repaid.

Interest Period”:  as to any Eurocurrency Loan, (a) initially, the period commencing on the borrowing or conversion date, as the case may be, with respect to such Eurocurrency Loan and ending one, two, three or six or, if acceptable to all Lenders under the relevant Facility, 12 months or less than one month thereafter, as selected by the Borrower in its notice of borrowing or notice of conversion, as the case may be, given with respect thereto; and (b) thereafter, each period commencing on the last day of the next preceding Interest Period applicable to such Eurocurrency Loan and ending one, two, three or six or, if acceptable to all Lenders under the relevant Facility, 12 months or less than one month thereafter, as selected by the Borrower by irrevocable notice to the Administrative Agent no later than 1:00 p.m., New York City time, on the date that is three Business Days prior to the last day of the then current Interest Period with respect thereto; provided, that, all of the foregoing provisions relating to Interest Periods are subject to the following:

(i)if any Interest Period would otherwise end on a day that is not a Business Day, such Interest Period shall be extended to the next succeeding Business Day unless the result of such extension would be to carry such Interest Period into another calendar month in which event such Interest Period shall end on the immediately preceding Business Day;

(ii)the Borrower may not select an Interest Period under a particular Facility that would extend beyond the Revolving Termination Date or beyond the date final payment is due on the Term Loans, as applicable;

(iii)any Interest Period that begins on the last Business Day of a calendar month (or on a day for which there is no numerically corresponding day in the calendar month at the end of such Interest Period) shall end on the last Business Day of a calendar month; and

(iv)the Borrower shall select Interest Periods so as not to require a payment or prepayment of any Eurocurrency Loan during an Interest Period for such Loan.

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Interpolated Rate:  in relation to the LIBO Rate, the rate which results from interpolating on a linear basis between:

(a)the applicable LIBO Rate for the longest period (for which that LIBO Rate is available) which is less than the Interest Period of that Loan, and

(b)the applicable LIBO Rate for the shortest period (for which that LIBO Rate is  available) which exceeds the Interest Period of that Loan,

each as of approximately 11:00 a.m. (London, England time) two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period of that Loan.

Investments”:  as defined in Section 8.7.

Issuing Lender”:  as the context may require, (a) each Lender listed in Schedule 1.1(f) hereto, acting through any of its Affiliates or branches, in its capacity as an issuer of Letters of Credit hereunder, (b) with respect to each Existing Letter of Credit, the Lender that issued such Existing Letter of Credit, and (c) any other Lender that may become an Issuing Lender pursuant to Section 3.7(c), with respect to Letters of Credit issued by such Lender.  Each Issuing Lender may, in its discretion, arrange for one or more Letters of Credit to be issued by Affiliates or branches of such Issuing Lender, in which case the term “Issuing Lender” shall include any such Affiliate or branch with respect to Letters of Credit issued by such Affiliate or branch.

Joint Bookrunner”:  each of Barclays Bank PLC and Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc.

Judgment Currency”:  as defined in Section 11.22.

Junior Debt”:  as defined in Section 8.8.

L/C Commitment”:  as to each Issuing Lender, the amount listed next to its name in Schedule 1.1(f) hereto, as the same may be reduced or increased from time to time in accordance herewith.

L/C Fee Payment Date”:  the first day of each April, July, October and January and the last day of the Revolving Commitment Period.

L/C Obligations”:  at any time, an amount equal to the sum of (a) the aggregate then undrawn and unexpired amount of the then outstanding Letters of Credit and (b) the aggregate amount of drawings under Letters of Credit that have not then been reimbursed pursuant to Section 3.11.  The L/C Obligations as to any Revolving Lender shall be such Lender’s Revolving Percentage of the L/C Obligations then outstanding.

L/C Participants”:  the collective reference to all the Revolving Lenders (other than the Issuing Lenders in their capacities as such).

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Latest Maturity Date:  as of any date of determination, the latest maturity or expiration date applicable to any Loan or Commitment hereunder at such time, including the latest maturity or expiration date of any Incremental Loan, any Refinancing Term Loan, any Refinancing Revolving Loan or any Refinancing Revolving Commitment, in each case as extended in accordance with this Agreement from time to time.

Lead Arrangers”:  Barclays Bank PLC and Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc.

Lender Vote/Directive”:  as defined in Section 11.21.

Lenders”:  as defined in the preamble hereto (including for the avoidance of doubt, the Term Lenders, the Revolving Lenders, the Swingline Lender and any Issuing Lender).

Letters of Credit”:  as defined in Section 3.7(a).

LIBO Rate”:  as defined in the definition of “Eurodollar Base Rate.”

Lien”:  any mortgage, pledge, hypothecation, assignment, deposit arrangement, encumbrance, lien (statutory or other), charge or other security interest or any preference, priority or other security agreement or preferential arrangement of any kind or nature whatsoever (including any conditional sale or other title retention agreement and any capital lease having substantially the same economic effect as any of the foregoing).

Limited Condition Acquisition”:  any Permitted Acquisition or other permitted Investment that is not conditioned upon receipt of financing.

Loan”:  any loan made by any Lender pursuant to this Agreement.

Loan Documents”:  this Agreement, the Security Documents, the Notes and each other agreement and each other material certificate or document executed by any Loan Party and delivered to the Administrative Agent or any Lender pursuant to this Agreement or any Security Document; provided that the Syndication and Fee Letter shall not be a Loan Document.

Loan Parties”:  the collective reference to the Borrower and the Subsidiary Guarantors.

Majority Facility Lenders”:  with respect to any Facility, the holders of more than 50% of the aggregate unpaid principal amount of the Term Loans or the Revolving Extensions of Credit, as the case may be, outstanding under such Facility (or, in the case of the Revolving Facility, prior to any termination of the Revolving Commitments, the holders of more than 50% of the Total Revolving Commitments).  The Loans and Commitments of any Defaulting Lender shall be disregarded in determining Majority Facility Lenders with respect to any Facility at any time.  The Loans and Commitments of any Affiliated Lender shall, for purposes of this definition, be subject to Section 11.21.

Management Advances”:  advances, loans or promissory notes issued on an unsecured basis by the Borrower to a Management Investor in accordance with the Management

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Stock Agreements to fund all or a portion of the purchase price paid in connection with the repurchase by the Borrower of its Capital Stock from such Management Investor, if such repurchase is occasioned by the death, disability, or retirement of such Management Investor.

Management Investors”:  present or former officers, employees or directors of a Group Member who beneficially own outstanding capital stock of the Borrower.

Management Stock Agreements”:  any subscription agreement or stockholders agreement between the Borrower and any Management Investor.

Marketing Commencement Date”:  the date the Borrower delivers to the Lead Arrangers the Required Financial Statements (as defined in the Syndication and Fee Letter) and the information required for the Information Memorandum (as defined in the Syndication and Fee Letter) (other than portions thereof customarily provided by financing arrangers and limited, in the case of financial information, to the Required Financial Statements).

Material Adverse Effect:  (a) on the Closing Date with respect to the Target, a Target Material Adverse Effect or (b) after the Closing Date, a material adverse effect on (i) the business, assets, property, financial condition or results of operations of the Group Members, taken as a whole or (ii) the validity or enforceability of this Agreement or any of the other Loan Documents or the rights or remedies of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders hereunder or thereunder.

Material Domestic Subsidiary”:  each Domestic Subsidiary which, for the most recently ended period of four consecutive fiscal quarters for which financial statements have been delivered pursuant to Section 7.1, contributed greater than five percent (5.0%) of the Borrower’s Consolidated Total Assets as of the end of such period. For purposes of this definition, Consolidated Total Assets shall be Consolidated Total Assets of (A) the Borrower and its consolidated subsidiaries and (B) the Domestic Subsidiary being tested, in each case determined in accordance with GAAP.

Material Foreign Subsidiary”:  each Foreign Subsidiary which, for the most recently ended period of four consecutive fiscal quarters for which financial statements have been delivered pursuant to Section 7.1, contributed greater than five percent (5.0%) of the Borrower’s Consolidated Total Assets as of the end of such period. For purposes of this definition, Consolidated Total Assets shall be Consolidated Total Assets of (A) the Borrower and its consolidated subsidiaries and (B) the Foreign Subsidiary being tested, in each case determined in accordance with GAAP.

Material Subsidiary”:  each Material Domestic Subsidiary and each Material Foreign Subsidiary.

Materials of Environmental Concern”:  any gasoline or petroleum (including crude oil or any fraction thereof) or petroleum products or any substances, materials or wastes, defined, listed or regulated as hazardous or toxic under any Environmental Law, including polychlorinated biphenyls, urea-formaldehyde insulation, asbestos, pollutants, contaminants, radioactive materials,

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and any other substances that are regulated pursuant to or could give rise to liability under any Environmental Law.

Modification”:  a mortgage modification or new Mortgage in proper form for recording in the relevant jurisdiction and in a form reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.

Moody’s”:  Moody’s Investors Service, Inc. and any affiliate thereof and any successor thereto that is a nationally-recognized rating agency.

Mortgaged Properties”:  the owned real properties listed on Schedule 1.01(a), as to which the Administrative Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties shall be granted a Lien pursuant to the Mortgages.

Mortgages”:  each of the mortgages, deeds to secure debts and deeds of trust made by any Loan Party in favor of, or for the benefit of, the Administrative Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties, substantially in the form of Exhibit D (with such changes thereto as (a) shall be advisable under the law of the jurisdiction in which such mortgage, deed to secure debt or deed of trust is to be recorded and (b) do not have a material adverse effect on any Loan Party), as amended, restated, modified, supplemented or extended from time to time.

Multiemployer Plan”:  a Plan that is a multiemployer plan as defined in Section 4001(a)(3) of ERISA.

Net Cash Proceeds”:  as estimated in good faith by the Borrower, (a) in connection with any Asset Sale or any Recovery Event, the proceeds thereof in the form of cash (including any such proceeds received by way of deferred payment of principal pursuant to a note or installment receivable or purchase price adjustment receivable or by the Disposition of any non-cash consideration received in connection therewith or otherwise, but only as and when received, and Cash Equivalents at their maturity) of such Asset Sale or Recovery Event, net of attorneys’ fees, accountants’ fees, investment banking fees, amounts required to be applied to the repayment of Indebtedness secured by a Lien expressly permitted hereunder on any asset that is the subject of such Asset Sale or Recovery Event (other than any Lien pursuant to a Security Document) and other reasonable fees and expenses actually incurred in connection therewith and net of taxes paid, payable or reasonably estimated to be payable as a result thereof and net of the Borrower’s good faith estimate of payments required to be made with respect to unassumed liabilities relating to the properties sold within 90 days of such Asset Sale (provided that, to the extent such cash proceeds are not used to make payments in respect of such unassumed liabilities within 90 days of such Asset Sale, such cash proceeds shall constitute Net Cash Proceeds) and (b) in connection with any issuance or sale of Capital Stock or any Incurrence of Indebtedness, the cash proceeds received from such issuance or Incurrence, net of attorneys’ fees, investment banking fees, accountants’ fees, underwriting discounts and commissions and other reasonable fees and expenses actually incurred in connection therewith; provided, that amounts provided as a reserve, in accordance with GAAP, against any liability under any indemnification obligations or purchase price adjustment associated with any of the foregoing shall not constitute Net Cash Proceeds except to the extent and at the time any such amounts are released from such reserve.

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Non-Consenting Lender:  as defined in Section 4.13(a).

Non-Defaulting Lender”:  any Lender other than a Defaulting Lender.

Non-Excluded Taxes”:  as defined in Section 4.10(b).

Non-Extending Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.18(e).

Non-public Information”:  information which has not been disseminated in a manner making it available to investors generally, within the meaning of Regulation FD of the Securities Act 1933, as amended.

Non-U.S. Lender”:  as defined in Section 4.10(e).

Notes”:  the collective reference to any promissory note evidencing Loans.

Obligations”:  the unpaid principal of and interest on (including interest accruing after the maturity of the Loans and Reimbursement Obligations and interest accruing after the filing of any petition in bankruptcy, or the commencement of any insolvency, reorganization or like proceeding, relating to the Borrower, whether or not a claim for post-filing or post-petition interest is allowed in such proceeding) the Loans and all other obligations and liabilities of the Borrower or any Subsidiary (solely with respect to any Specified Hedge Agreement or Specified Cash Management Arrangement) to the Administrative Agent or to any Lender (or, in the case of Specified Hedge Agreements or Specified Cash Management Arrangements, any Qualified Counterparty), whether direct or indirect, absolute or contingent, due or to become due, or now existing or hereafter Incurred, which may arise under, out of, or in connection with, this Agreement, any other Loan Document, the Letters of Credit, any Specified Hedge Agreement, any Specified Cash Management Arrangements or any other document made, delivered or given in connection herewith or therewith, whether on account of principal, interest, reimbursement obligations, fees, indemnities, costs, expenses, overdraft charges (including all reasonable fees, charges and disbursements of counsel to the Administrative Agent or to any Lender that are required to be paid by the Borrower pursuant hereto) or otherwise; provided, that (i) obligations of the Borrower or any Subsidiary under any Specified Hedge Agreement or Specified Cash Management Arrangement shall be secured and guaranteed pursuant to the Security Documents only to the extent that, and for so long as, the other Obligations are so secured and guaranteed and (ii) any release of Collateral or any release of the obligations of the Borrower or the Subsidiary Guarantors effected in the manner permitted by this Agreement shall not require the consent of holders of obligations under Specified Hedge Agreements or Specified Cash Management Arrangements.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, Obligations shall not include any Excluded Swap Obligations.

Organizational Documents”:  as to any Person, its certificate or articles of incorporation and by-laws if a corporation, its partnership agreement if a partnership, its limited liability company agreement if a limited liability company, or other organizational or governing documents of such Person.

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Other Applicable Indebtedness: Indebtedness permitted hereunder that is secured on a pari passu basis with the Obligations.

Other Representatives”: the Lead Arrangers, the Joint Bookrunners, the Syndication Agent(s) and the Documentation Agent(s).

Other Taxes”:  any and all present or future stamp, court or documentary, intangible, recording or filing taxes or any other excise taxes, charges or similar levies arising from any payment made hereunder or from the execution, delivery, performance, registration or enforcement of, from the receipt or perfection of a security interest under, or otherwise with respect to, this Agreement or any other Loan Document, except for any such Taxes described in clause (i) of the definition of Excluded Taxes imposed with respect to an assignment.

Pari Debt Intercreditor Agreement”:  an intercreditor agreement substantially in the form of Exhibit K-2 hereto or such other form that is reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.

Participant”:  as defined in Section 11.6(c)(i).

Participant Register”:  as defined in Section 11.6(c)(iii).

Patriot Act”:  as defined in Section 11.18.

PBGC”:  the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation established pursuant to Subtitle A of Title IV of ERISA (or any successor thereto).

Permitted Acquisition”:  any acquisition by purchase or otherwise of all or substantially all of the business, assets or at least a majority of the Capital Stock (other than directors’ qualifying shares) of any Person or a business unit of a Person so long as, subject to Section 1.3, (a) no Event of Default has occurred and is continuing at the time such acquisition is made and no Event of Default would result from the completion of such acquisition, (b) on a pro forma basis after giving effect to such acquisition, all related transactions (including the Incurrence and use of proceeds of all Indebtedness Incurred in connection therewith) and all other acquisitions and dispositions and related transactions at any time completed as if completed on the first day of the 12-month period ending on the most recent Test Date, (i) the Borrower would have been in compliance with Section 8.1 on the Test Date (assuming compliance with Section 8.1 was required on the Test Date) and (ii) the Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio on the Test Date would not have exceeded 6.00:1.00, and (c) if the aggregate consideration for such acquisition is more than $50,000,000, the Borrower delivers to the Administrative Agent a certificate of a Responsible Officer demonstrating in reasonable detail that the pro forma tests in clause (b) above are satisfied.

Permitted Encumbrances”:  the (a) outstanding liens, easements, restrictions, security interests and other exceptions to title set forth in the policy of title insurance insuring the lien of any Mortgage and (b) liens and security interests in favor of the mortgagee under any Mortgage created or permitted by the Loan Documents.

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Permitted Foreign Entities:  any First Tier Foreign Subsidiary which is a Restricted Subsidiary.

Permitted Foreign Investment”:  an Investment made by the Borrower or another Loan Party to any Permitted Foreign Entity or any other Wholly Owned Foreign Subsidiary after the Closing Date; provided that, the proceeds of such Investment are used by such Permitted Foreign Entity or Wholly Owned Foreign Subsidiary, as applicable, solely to directly, or indirectly through any Foreign Subsidiary of such Permitted Foreign Entity or Wholly Owned Foreign Subsidiary, finance a Permitted Acquisition.

Permitted Investors”:  collectively, any Management Investors and all of their respective Permitted Transferees.

Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt”:  secured Indebtedness Incurred by the Borrower or any other Loan Party in the form of one or more series of junior lien secured notes or junior lien loans; provided, that (i) such Indebtedness is secured by the Collateral on a junior priority basis to the Obligations hereunder and the obligations in respect of any Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt and such Indebtedness is not secured by any property or assets of the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary of the Borrower other than the Collateral, (ii) such Indebtedness constitutes Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in respect of Term Loans, Incremental Loans, Refinancing Term Loans, outstanding Revolving Loans or outstanding Refinancing Revolving Loans, (iii) such Indebtedness does not mature or have scheduled amortization or payments of principal prior to the date that is the Latest Maturity Date at the time such Indebtedness is Incurred, (iv) the security agreements relating to such Indebtedness are substantially the same as the Security Documents (with such differences as are reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent), (v) such Indebtedness is not guaranteed by any Restricted Subsidiaries other than the Subsidiary Guarantors, (vii) a Senior Representative validly acting on behalf of the holders of such Indebtedness shall have become party to an Intercreditor Agreement or, if an Intercreditor Agreement has previously been entered into in connection with any other Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt, execute a joinder to the then existing Intercreditor Agreement in substantially the form provided in the Intercreditor Agreement, and (vii) such Indebtedness may be incurred in the form of a bridge or other interim credit facility intended to be refinanced with long-term indebtedness (and such bridge or other interim credit facility shall be deemed to satisfy clause (iii) of this definition so long as (x) such credit facility includes customary “rollover” provisions and (y) assuming such bridge or other interim credit facility were to be extended pursuant to such “rollover” provisions, such extended credit facility would comply with clause (iii) above) and in which case, on or prior to the first anniversary of the incurrence of such “bridge” or other interim credit facility, nothing in this definition shall prohibit the inclusion of customary terms for “bridge” facilities, including customary mandatory prepayment, repurchase or redemption provisions.  Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt will include any Registered Equivalent Notes issued in exchange therefor.

Permitted Liens”:  any Liens permitted by Section 8.3.

Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt”:  any secured Indebtedness Incurred by the Borrower or any other Loan Party in the form of one or more series of senior secured notes;

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provided, that (i) such Indebtedness is secured by the Collateral on a pari passu basis (but without regard to the control of remedies) with the Obligations hereunder and such Indebtedness is not secured by any property or assets of the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary other than the Collateral, (ii) such Indebtedness constitutes Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in respect of Term Loans, Incremental Loans, Refinancing Term Loans, outstanding Revolving Loans or outstanding Refinancing Revolving Loans, (iii) such Indebtedness does not mature or have scheduled amortization or payments of principal prior to the date that is the Latest Maturity Date at the time such Indebtedness is Incurred, (iv) the security agreements relating to such Indebtedness are substantially the same as the Security Documents (with such differences as are reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent), (v) such Indebtedness is not guaranteed by any Restricted Subsidiaries other than the Subsidiary Guarantors, (vi) a Senior Representative validly acting on behalf of the holders of such Indebtedness shall have become party to the Intercreditor Agreement and/or Pari Debt Intercreditor Agreement (as applicable) or, if either such agreement has previously been entered into in connection with any other Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt, execute a joinder to such then existing agreements in substantially the form provided therein, and (vii) such Indebtedness may be incurred in the form of a bridge or other interim credit facility intended to be refinanced with long-term indebtedness (and such bridge or other interim credit facility shall be deemed to satisfy clause (iii) of this definition so long as (x) such credit facility includes customary rollover provisions and (y) assuming such bridge or other interim credit facility were to be extended pursuant to such rollover provisions, such extended credit facility would comply with clause (iii) above) and in which case, on or prior to the first anniversary of the incurrence of such bridge or other interim credit facility, nothing in this definition shall prohibit the inclusion of customary terms for bridge facilities, including customary mandatory prepayment, repurchase or redemption provisions.  Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt will include any Registered Equivalent Notes issued in exchange therefor.

Permitted Refinancing”:  with respect to any Person, any modification, refinancing, refunding, renewal or extension of any Indebtedness of such Person; provided, that (a) the principal amount (or accreted value, if applicable) thereof does not exceed the principal amount (or accreted value, if applicable) of the Indebtedness so modified, refinanced, refunded, renewed or extended except by an amount equal to unpaid accrued interest and premium thereon plus other reasonable amounts paid, and fees and expenses reasonably incurred, in connection with such modification, refinancing, refunding, renewal or extension and by an amount equal to any existing commitments unutilized thereunder, (b) such modification, refinancing, refunding, renewal or extension has a final maturity date equal to or later than the final maturity date of, and has a Weighted Average Life to Maturity equal to or greater than the Weighted Average Life to Maturity of, the Indebtedness being modified, refinanced, refunded, renewed or extended, (c) if the Indebtedness being modified, refinanced, refunded, renewed or extended is unsecured, such modification, refinancing, refunding, renewal or extension is unsecured, (d) if the Indebtedness being modified, refinanced, refunded, renewed or extended is subordinated in right of payment to the Obligations or any Lien securing such Indebtedness is subordinated, such modification, refinancing, refunding, renewal or extension is subordinated in right of payment to the Obligations and such Lien is subordinated, in each case on terms at least as favorable to the Lenders as those contained in the documentation governing the Indebtedness being modified, refinanced, refunded, renewed or extended, taken as a whole, and (e) the primary obligors and guarantors in respect of

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such Indebtedness being modified, refinanced, refunded, renewed or extended remain the same (or constitute a subset thereof).

Permitted Transferees”:  in the case of any Management Investors, (i) his or her heirs, executors, administrators, testamentary trustees, legatees or beneficiaries, (ii) his or her spouse, parents, siblings, members of his or her immediate family (including adopted children) or direct lineal descendants or (iii) a trust, the beneficiaries of which, or a corporation or partnership, the stockholders or partners of which, include only the Management Investor, as the case may be, and his or her spouse, parents, siblings, members of his or her immediate family (including adopted children) and/or direct lineal descendants.

Permitted Unsecured Refinancing Debt”:  unsecured Indebtedness Incurred by the Borrower or any other Loan Party in the form of one or more series of senior or subordinated unsecured notes or loans; provided that (i) such Indebtedness constitutes Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in respect of Term Loans, Incremental Loans, Refinancing Term Loans, outstanding Revolving Loans or outstanding Refinancing Revolving Loans, (ii) such Indebtedness does not mature or have scheduled amortization or payments of principal prior to the date that is the Latest Maturity Date at the time such Indebtedness is Incurred, (iii) such Indebtedness is not guaranteed by any Restricted Subsidiaries other than the Subsidiary Guarantors, (iv) such Indebtedness is not secured by any Lien on any property or assets of Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary, and (v) such Indebtedness may be incurred in the form of a bridge or other interim credit facility intended to be refinanced with long-term indebtedness (and such bridge or other interim credit facility shall be deemed to satisfy clause (ii) of this definition so long as (x) such credit facility includes customary “rollover” provisions and (y) assuming such bridge or other interim credit facility were to be extended pursuant to such “rollover” provisions, such extended credit facility would comply with clause (ii) above) and in which case, on or prior to the first anniversary of the incurrence of such “bridge” or other interim credit facility, nothing in this definition shall prohibit the inclusion of customary terms for “bridge” facilities, including customary mandatory prepayment, repurchase or redemption provisions. Permitted Unsecured Refinancing Debt will include any Registered Equivalent Notes issued in exchange therefor.

Person”:  an individual, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, business trust, joint stock company, trust, unincorporated association, joint venture, Governmental Authority or other entity of whatever nature.

Pesos”:  the lawful money of the United Mexican States.

Plan”:  at a particular time, any employee pension benefit plan that is covered by ERISA and in respect of which the Borrower or a Commonly Controlled Entity is (or, if such plan were terminated at such time, would under Section 4069 of ERISA be deemed to be) an “employer” as defined in Section 3(5) of ERISA.

Platform”:  as defined in Section 7.2(f).

Pledged Notes”:  as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

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Pledged Stock:  as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Prime Rate”:  the rate of interest last quoted by The Wall Street Journal as the “Prime Rate” in the U.S. or, if The Wall Street Journal ceases to quote such rate, the highest per annum interest rate published by the Federal Reserve Board in Federal Reserve Statistical Release H.15 (519) (Selected Interest Rates) as the “bank prime loan” rate or, if such rate is no longer quoted therein, any similar rate quoted therein (as determined by the Administrative Agent) or any similar release by the Federal Reserve Board (as determined by the Administrative Agent).

Projections”:  as defined in Section 7.2(b).

Properties”:  as defined in Section 5.17(a).

Property”:  any right or interest in or to property of any kind whatsoever, whether real, personal or mixed and whether tangible or intangible, including Capital Stock.

PTE”:  a prohibited transaction class exemption issued by the U.S. Department of Labor, as any such exemption may be amended from time to time.

PTO”:  as defined in Section 5.19(c).

Qualified Counterparty”:  with respect to any Specified Hedge Agreement or Specified Cash Management Arrangement, any counterparty thereto that, (i) at or before the time such Specified Hedge Agreement or Specified Cash Management Arrangement was entered into or (ii) on or after the Closing Date, was a Lender or the Administrative Agent or an affiliate of a Lender.

Quotation Day”:  with respect to any Eurocurrency Loan for any Interest Period, two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period (unless, in each case, market practice differs in the relevant market where the Eurocurrency Rate for such currency is to be determined, in which case the Quotation Day will be determined by the Administrative Agent in accordance with market practice in such market (and if quotations would normally be given on more than one day, then the Quotation Day will be the last of those days)).

Ratio Incremental Amount”: as defined in clause (c) of the definition of “Incremental Amount.”

Recovery Event”:  any settlement of or payment in respect of any property or casualty insurance claim or any condemnation proceeding relating to any asset of any Group Member, other than (x) any such settlement or payment arising by reason of any loss of revenues or interruption of business or operations caused thereby and (y) any such settlement or payment constituting reimbursement or compensation for amounts previously paid by any Group Member in respect of the theft, loss, destruction, damage or other similar event relating to any such claim or proceeding.

Refinanced Debt”:  as defined in the definition of “Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness.”

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Refinancing”: the payment in full of the Existing Debt Agreements.

Refinancing Amendment”:  an amendment to this Agreement in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and the Borrower executed by each of (a) the Borrower, (b) the Administrative Agent and (c) each Additional Lender and Lender that agrees to provide any portion of the Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness being Incurred pursuant thereto, in accordance with Section 4.19.

Refinancing Revolving Commitments”:  the revolving credit commitments hereunder that result from a Refinancing Amendment.

Refinancing Revolving Loans”:  the Revolving Loans made pursuant to any Refinancing Revolving Commitment.

Refinancing Term Commitments”:  one or more Tranches of term loan commitments hereunder that result from a Refinancing Amendment.

Refinancing Term Loans”:  one or more Tranches of Term Loans that result from a Refinancing Amendment.

Register”:  as defined in Section 11.6(b)(iv).

Registered Equivalent Notes”:  with respect to any notes originally issued in a Rule 144A or other private placement transaction under the Securities Act of 1933, substantially identical notes (having the same Guarantee Obligation) issued in a dollar-for-dollar exchange therefor pursuant to an exchange offer registered with the SEC.

Regulation T”:  Regulation T of the Board as in effect from time to time.

Regulation U”:  Regulation U of the Board as in effect from time to time.

Regulation X”:  Regulation X of the Board as in effect from time to time.

Reimbursement Obligation”:  the obligation of the Borrower to reimburse each Issuing Lender pursuant to Section 3.11 for amounts drawn under Letters of Credit.

Reinvestment Deferred Amount”:  with respect to any Reinvestment Event, an amount equal to the aggregate Net Cash Proceeds received by any Group Member in connection therewith that would have otherwise been required to be applied to prepay the Term Loans pursuant to Section 4.2(b)(i) but for the delivery of the Reinvestment Notice.

Reinvestment Event”:  any Asset Sale or Recovery Event in respect of which the Borrower has delivered a Reinvestment Notice.

Reinvestment Notice”:  a written notice executed by a Responsible Officer stating that no Event of Default has occurred and is continuing and that the Borrower (directly or indirectly through a Restricted Subsidiary) intends to use an amount equal to all or a specified portion of the

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Net Proceeds of an Asset Sale or Recovery Event to acquire, improve or repair fixed or capital assets useful in its business, or to complete a Permitted Acquisition.

Reinvestment Prepayment Amount”:  with respect to any Reinvestment Event, the Reinvestment Deferred Amount relating thereto less any amount expended prior to the relevant Reinvestment Prepayment Date to acquire, improve or repair fixed or capital assets useful in the Borrower’s business, to acquire a brand or trademark and related assets or to complete a Permitted Acquisition.

Reinvestment Prepayment Date”:  with respect to any Reinvestment Event the date occurring eighteen months after the receipt by the Borrower of proceeds relating to such Reinvestment Event (or the 180th day thereafter if the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries has entered into a legally binding commitment to apply such proceeds in accordance with the applicable Reinvestment Notice).

Related Persons”:  with respect to any specified Person, such Person’s Affiliates and the respective officers, directors, employees, attorneys, agents and advisors of such Person and such Person’s Affiliates.

Relevant Governmental Body” means the Federal Reserve Board and/or the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, or a committee officially endorsed or convened by the Federal Reserve Board and/or the Federal Reserve Bank of New York or any successor thereto.

Removal Effective Date”:  as defined in Section 10.9(b).

Reportable Event”:  any of the events set forth in Section 4043(b) of ERISA, other than those events as to which the thirty day notice requirement is waived by regulation in effect as of the date hereof.

Repricing Transaction”:  (i) prepayment or refinancing of all or a portion of the Term Loans concurrently with the Incurrence by the Borrower of any long-term bank debt financing or any other financing similar to the Term Loans having a lower All-In Yield than the All-In Yield applicable to the Term Loans and (ii) any amendment which reduces the All-In-Yield applicable to the Term Loans; provided that “Repricing Transaction” shall not include (a) any Transformative Acquisition, (b) a transaction that results in a Change of Control, and (c) any syndication of the Term Loans (including by assignment from the Initial Term Lenders) occurring on or prior to the Syndication Date (as defined in the Syndication and Fee Letter) (and any related amendments). For the avoidance of doubt, a Repricing Transaction shall not include any repayment or refinancing consummated with proceeds of an offering of debt or equity securities by the Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries.

Required Lenders”:  at any time, the holders of more than 50% of the sum of (i) the aggregate unpaid principal amount of the Term Loans then outstanding and (ii) the Revolving Commitments then in effect or, if the Revolving Commitments have been terminated, the Revolving Extensions of Credit then outstanding.  The Loans and Commitments of any Defaulting Lender shall be disregarded in determining Required Lenders at any time.  The Loans and

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Commitments of any Affiliated Lender shall, for purposes of this definition, be subject to Section 11.21.

Required Prepayment Percentage”: 50%, or, if as of the end of the most recent fiscal year (starting with the fiscal year ending on March 31, 2021), the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio is less than or equal to 2.25 to 1.00 but greater than 1.75 to 1.00, 25%, or if on the date of the applicable prepayment, the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio is less than or equal to 1.75 to 1.00, 0%.

Requirement of Law”:  as to any Person, any law, treaty, rule or regulation or determination of an arbitrator or a court or other Governmental Authority, in each case applicable to or binding upon such Person or any of its property or to which such Person or any of its property is subject.

Responsible Officer”:  with respect to any Person, the chief executive officer, president, vice president, chief financial officer, secretary, treasurer, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer, manager, director or duly appointed attorney-in-fact or similar Person or any other person designated by the board of directors or managing officers, as applicable, in a resolution.

Restricted Payments”:  as defined in Section 8.6.

Restricted Subsidiary”:  any Subsidiary of the Borrower other than an Unrestricted Subsidiary.  The Borrower may designate any Unrestricted Subsidiary to be a Restricted Subsidiary; provided, that immediately prior and immediately after giving effect to such designation (x) the Borrower would have been in compliance with Section 8.1 on the Test Date (assuming compliance with Section 8.1 was required on the Test Date) on a pro forma basis after giving effect to such designation and all related transactions at any time completed as if completed on the first day of the 12-month period ending on the most recent Test Date and (y) no Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing.  Any such designation by Borrower shall be evidenced to the Administrative Agent by promptly delivering to the Administrative Agent a certificate signed by a Responsible Officer of the Borrower certifying that such designation complied with the foregoing provisions. The designation of any Unrestricted Subsidiary as a Restricted Subsidiary shall constitute (i) the incurrence at the time of designation of any Investment, Indebtedness and Liens of such Subsidiary existing at such time and (ii) a return on any Investment by the Borrower in such Subsidiary pursuant to sub-clause (C) of the definition of Unrestricted Subsidiary in an amount equal to the fair market value at the date of such designation of the Borrower’s Investment in such Subsidiary.  

Revolving Commitment”:  as to any Lender, the obligation of such Lender, if any, to make Revolving Loans and participate in Swingline Loans and Letters of Credit in an aggregate principal and/or face amount not to exceed, (a) in the case of Lenders party hereto as of the Closing Date, the amount set forth opposite such Lender’s name on Schedule 1.1(e) hereto and (b) in the case of Lenders that become parties hereto after such date, the amount set forth in the Assignment and Assumption by which such Lender became a party hereto, in each case of the foregoing clauses (a) and (b), as the same may be changed from time to time pursuant to the terms hereof.  The initial aggregate amount of Revolving Commitments as of the Closing Date is $350,000,000.

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Revolving Commitment Period:  the period from and including the Closing Date up to but excluding the Business Day preceding the Revolving Termination Date.

Revolving Extensions of Credit”:  as to any Revolving Lender at any time, an amount equal to the sum of (a) the Dollar Equivalent of the aggregate principal amount of all Revolving Loans held by such Lender then outstanding, (b) such Lender’s Revolving Percentage of the L/C Obligations then outstanding and (c) such Lender’s Revolving Percentage of the aggregate principal amount of Swingline Loans then outstanding.

Revolving Facility”:  at any time, the aggregate amount of the Revolving Lenders’ Revolving Commitments at such time (including any Incremental Revolving Commitments).

Revolving Lender”:  each Lender that has a Revolving Commitment or that holds Revolving Loans.

Revolving Loans”:  as defined in Section 3.1(a).

Revolving Percentage”:  as to any Revolving Lender at any time, the percentage which such Lender’s Revolving Commitment then constitutes of the Total Revolving Commitments (or, at any time after the Revolving Commitments shall have expired or terminated, the percentage which the aggregate principal amount of such Lender’s Revolving Loans then outstanding constitutes of the aggregate principal amount of the Revolving Loans then outstanding).

Revolving Termination Date”:  the earlier of (a) the fifth anniversary of the Closing Date and (b) the date on which the Revolving Commitments are terminated pursuant to any provision of this Agreement.

S&P”:  Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services and any affiliate thereof and any successor thereto that is a nationally-recognized rating agency.

Sanctioned Country”:  at any time, a country or territory which is the subject or target of comprehensive Sanctions (at the time of this Agreement, Cuba, the Crimea region, Iran, North Korea and Syria).

Sanctioned Person”:  at any time, (a) any Person listed in any Sanctions-related list of designated Persons maintained by the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the U.S. Department of State, the or by the United Nations Security Council, the European Union or any EU member state, (b) any Person organized or resident in a Sanctioned Country or (c) any Person owned 50 % or more or controlled by any such Person.

Sanctions”:  economic or financial sanctions or trade embargoes imposed, administered or enforced from time to time by (a) the U.S. government, including those administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the U.S. Department of the Treasury or the U.S. Department of State, or (b) the United Nations Security Council, the European Union or Her Majesty’s Treasury of the United Kingdom.

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SEC:  the Securities and Exchange Commission, any successor thereto and otherwise any analogous Governmental Authority.

Secured Obligations”:  as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Secured Parties”:  as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Security Documents”:  the collective reference to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, the Intellectual Property Security Agreements, Modifications, the Mortgages and all other security documents hereafter delivered to the Administrative Agent granting a Lien on any property of any Person to secure the obligations and liabilities of any Loan Party under any Loan Document.

Senior Representative”:  with respect to any series of Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt or Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt, the trustee, administrative agent, collateral agent, security agent or similar agent under the indenture or agreement pursuant to which such Indebtedness is issued, Incurred or otherwise obtained, as the case may be, and each of their successors in such capacities.

Single Employer Plan”:  any Plan that is covered by Title IV of ERISA, Section 302 of ERISA or Section 412 of the Code, but that is not a Multiemployer Plan.

SOFR” with respect to any day means the secured overnight financing rate published for such day by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, as the administrator of the benchmark, (or a successor administrator) on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Website.

Solvent”:  with respect to any Person, as of any date of determination, (a) the amount of the “present fair saleable value” of the assets of such Person will, as of such date, exceed the amount of all “liabilities of such Person, contingent or otherwise”, as of such date, as such quoted terms are determined in accordance with applicable federal and state laws governing determinations of the insolvency of debtors, (b) the present fair saleable value of the assets of such Person will, as of such date, be greater than the amount that will be required to pay the liability of such Person on its debts as such debts become absolute and matured, (c) such Person will not have, as of such date, an unreasonably small amount of capital with which to conduct its business, and (d) such Person will be able to pay its debts as they mature.  For purposes of this definition, (i) “debt” means liability on a “claim”, and (ii) “claim” means any (x) right to payment, whether or not such a right is reduced to judgment, liquidated, unliquidated, fixed, contingent, matured, unmatured, disputed, undisputed, legal, equitable, secured or unsecured or (y) right to an equitable remedy for breach of performance if such breach gives rise to a right to payment, whether or not such right to an equitable remedy is reduced to judgment, fixed, contingent, matured or unmatured, disputed, undisputed, secured or unsecured.

Specified Acquisition Agreement Representations” means the representations made by or on behalf of the Target or its subsidiaries in the Acquisition Agreement as are material to the interests of the Lenders, but only to the extent that the Borrower or its applicable Affiliates have the right (taking into account any applicable cure provisions) to terminate its (or their)

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obligations under the Acquisition Agreement or decline to consummate the Acquisition as a result of a breach of any such representations in the Acquisition Agreement.

Specified Cash Management Arrangement”:  any arrangement for treasury, depositary or cash management services (including any credit card, commercial card, merchant card or other stored value card services and any processing of payments and other administrative services with respect thereto) provided to the Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries by a Qualified Counterparty in connection with any transfer or disbursement of funds through an automated clearinghouse or on a same day or immediate or accelerated availability basis that has been designated as a Specified Cash Management Arrangement by notice from the Borrower to the Administrative Agent.  The designation by the Borrower of any such arrangement as a Specified Cash Management Arrangement shall not create in favor of the Qualified Counterparty that is a party thereto any rights in connection with the management, enforcement or release of any Collateral or of the Obligations of the Borrower or any Subsidiary Guarantor under the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Specified Existing Tranche”:  as defined in Section 4.18(a).

Specified Hedge Agreement”:  any Hedge Agreement between the Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries and any Qualified Counterparty that has been designated as a Specified Hedge Agreement by notice from the Borrower to the Administrative Agent (it being understood that one notice with respect to a specified ISDA Master Agreement may designate all transactions thereunder as being “Obligations” under a Specified Hedge Agreement, without the need for separate notices for each individual transaction thereunder).  The designation by the Borrower of any Hedge Agreement as a Specified Hedge Agreement (a) shall constitute a representation and warranty by the Borrower that such Hedge Agreement is permitted by Section 8.11 (upon which such Qualified Counterparty shall be entitled to rely conclusively) and (b) shall not create in favor of the Qualified Counterparty that is a party thereto any rights in connection with the management, enforcement or release of any Collateral or of the Obligations of the Borrower or any Subsidiary Guarantor under the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement except to the extent expressly set forth in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.

Specified Representations”: the representations and warranties made by the Borrower and the other Loan Parties, as applicable, set forth in Section 5.3(a) (solely with respect to the Loan Parties), Section 5.4, Section 5.5 (solely with respect to Organizational Documents of the Loan Parties), Section 5.11, Section 5.14, Section 5.19, Section 5.20, Section 5.22 and Section 5.23.

Statutory Reserve Rate”:  a fraction (expressed as a decimal), the numerator of which is the number one and the denominator of which is the number one minus the aggregate of the maximum reserve percentages (including any marginal, special, emergency or supplemental reserves) expressed as a decimal established by the Board to which the Administrative Agent is subject with respect to the Adjusted LIBO Rate, for “Eurocurrency” funding (currently referred to as “Eurocurrency Liabilities” in Regulation D).  Such reserve percentages shall include those imposed pursuant to such Regulation D.  Eurocurrency Loans shall be deemed to constitute eurocurrency funding and to be subject to such reserve requirements without benefit of or credit

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for proration, exemptions or offsets that may be available from time to time to any Lender under such Regulation D or any comparable regulation.  The Statutory Reserve Rate shall be adjusted automatically on and as of the effective date of any change in any reserve percentage.

Subsidiary”:  as to any Person, mean any corporation, trust, partnership, limited liability company or other business entity of which more than 50% of the outstanding voting securities or other interests normally entitled to vote for the election of one or more directors or trustees (regardless of any contingency which does or may suspend or dilute the voting rights) is at such time owned directly or indirectly by such Person or one or more of such Person’s Subsidiaries.  Unless otherwise qualified, all references to a “Subsidiary” or to “Subsidiaries” in this Agreement shall refer to a Subsidiary or Subsidiaries of the Borrower.

Subsidiary Guarantor”:  each Wholly Owned Subsidiary of the Borrower that is a Material Domestic Subsidiary (or any other Restricted Subsidiary designated by the Borrower as a Subsidiary Guarantor) and party to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement from time to time.  Notwithstanding anything herein or in any other Loan Document to the contrary, no Excluded Subsidiary shall be required to be a Subsidiary Guarantor.

Swingline Commitment”: $50,000,000.

Swingline Exposure”:  at any time the aggregate principal amount at such time of all outstanding Swingline Loans.  The Swingline Exposure of any Revolving Lender at any time shall equal its Revolving Percentage of the aggregate Swingline Exposure at such time.

Swingline Lender”:  Barclays Bank PLC, in its capacity as the lender of Swingline Loans.

Swingline Loans”:  as defined in Section 3.3(a).

Swingline Participation Amount”:  as defined in Section 3.4(c).

Syndication Agents”: Barclays Bank PLC and Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc.

Syndication and Fee Letter”: the Syndication and Fee Letter, dated as of the date hereof, among Barclays Bank PLC, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc. and the Borrower.

Target”: Infiltrator Water Technologies Ultimate Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation.

Target Historical Financial Statements”:  as defined in Section 5.1(b).

Target Material Adverse Effect”: a “Material Adverse Change”, as defined in the Acquisition Agreement as of the date hereof.

Target Person”: as defined in Section 8.7.

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Taxes:  all present or future taxes, levies, imposts, duties, deductions, withholdings (including backup withholding), assessments, fees or other charges imposed by any Governmental Authority, including any interest, additions to tax or penalties applicable thereto.

Term Commitment”: as to any Lender, the obligations of such Lender, if any, to make the Term Loans to the Borrower in an amount not to exceed the amount set forth opposite such Lender’s name on Schedule 1.1(d) hereto.

Term Facility”:  the Initial Term Facility or any Incremental Term Facility, and “Term Facilities” means all of them, collectively.

Term Lender”:  (a) on the Closing Date, any Lender that has a Term Commitment at such time, and (b) at any time after the Closing Date, any Lender that holds Term Loans (or Term Commitments under any Incremental Term Loan Facility) at such time.

Term Loans”:  an advance made by any Term Lender under any Term Facility.

Term Percentage”:  as to any Term Lender at any time, the percentage which the aggregate principal amount of such Lender’s Term Loans then outstanding constitutes of the aggregate principal amount of the Term Loans then outstanding.

Term SOFR” means the forward-looking term rate based on SOFR that has been selected or recommended by the Relevant Governmental Body.

Test Date”:  at any time, the last day of the most recently ended fiscal quarter for which the Borrower’s consolidated annual or quarterly financial statements are then available.

Total L/C Commitments”: $50,000,000.

Total Revolving Commitments”:  at any time, the aggregate amount of the Revolving Commitments then in effect.

Total Revolving Extensions of Credit”:  at any time, the aggregate amount of the Revolving Extensions of Credit outstanding at such time.

Tranche”:  each tranche of Loans and/or Commitments available hereunder.  On the Closing Date there shall be two tranches comprising (i) the Initial Term Facility and (ii) the Revolving Facility.

Transaction Costs”:  the fees, costs and expenses payable by the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries in connection with the Transactions and any other transactions entered into in connection therewith.

Transactions”:  collectively, the Acquisition, the Refinancing and the Borrower’s obtaining of the Initial Term Facility and the Revolving Facility.

Transferee”:  any Assignee or Participant.

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Transformative Acquisition”: any acquisition or Investment by the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary that either (a) is not permitted by the terms of this Agreement immediately prior to the consummation of such acquisition or Investment or (b) if permitted by the terms of this Agreement immediately prior to the consummation of such acquisition or Investment, would not provide the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries with adequate flexibility under this Agreement for the continuation and/or expansion of their combined operations following such consummation, as reasonably determined by the Borrower acting in good faith.

Type”:  as to any Loan, its nature as a Base Rate Loan or a Eurocurrency Loan.

Unadjusted Benchmark Replacement” means the Benchmark Replacement excluding the Benchmark Replacement Adjustment.

United States”:  the United States of America.

Unrestricted Cash”:  cash or Cash Equivalents of the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries that would not appear as “restricted” on a consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower in accordance with GAAP; provided that cash and Cash Equivalents that are restricted or secured (i) in favor of the Indebtedness under this Agreement shall be deemed to be Unrestricted Cash and (ii) in favor of other Indebtedness secured by a pari passu or junior Lien on the Collateral as permitted under this Agreement shall be deemed to be Unrestricted Cash (only if such cash and Cash Equivalents are also restricted or secured in favor of the Indebtedness under this Agreement on a pari passu or senior basis to the Lien of such other Indebtedness).

Unrestricted Subsidiary”:  (i) each Subsidiary, if any, listed on Schedule 1.1(b), (ii) any Subsidiary of the Borrower that at the time of determination is an Unrestricted Subsidiary, as designated by the Borrower in the manner provided below, and (iii) any Subsidiary of an Unrestricted Subsidiary.  The Borrower may designate any Subsidiary of the Borrower (including any newly acquired or newly formed Subsidiary of the Borrower) to be an Unrestricted Subsidiary unless such Subsidiary or any of its Subsidiaries owns any Capital Stock or Indebtedness of, or owns or holds any Lien on any property of, the Borrower or any other Restricted Subsidiary of the Borrower that is not a Subsidiary of the Subsidiary to be so designated; provided, that (i)(A) such designation was made at or prior to the Closing Date (and any such Subsidiary so designated is set forth on Schedule 1.1(b) hereto), or (B) the Subsidiary to be so designated has total consolidated assets of $1,000 or less or (C) if such Subsidiary has consolidated assets greater than $1,000, then the fair market value of such designation would be permitted under Section 8.7 and (ii) any Unrestricted Subsidiary that has been designated as a Restricted Subsidiary may not subsequently be re-designated as an Unrestricted Subsidiary without the prior consent of the Administrative Agent and in compliance with the definition of Restricted Subsidiary; provided, further, that immediately prior and immediately after giving effect to such designation as an Unrestricted Subsidiary (x) the Borrower would have been in compliance with Section 8.1 on the Test Date (assuming compliance with Section 8.1 was required on the Test Date) on a pro forma basis after giving effect to such designation and all related transactions at any time completed as if completed on the first day of the 12-month period ending on the most recent Test Date and (y) no Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing.  Any such designation by the Borrower

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shall be evidenced to the Administrative Agent by promptly delivering to the Administrative Agent a certificate signed by a Responsible Officer of the Borrower certifying that such designation complied with the foregoing provisions.

Valuation Date” means (i) the date two Business Days prior to the making, continuing or converting of any Revolving Loan or any other extension of credit under the Revolving Commitments and (ii) any other date designated by the Administrative Agent.

Weighted Average Life to Maturity”:  when applied to any Indebtedness at any date, the number of years obtained by dividing:  (a) the sum of the products obtained by multiplying (i) the amount of each then remaining installment, sinking fund, serial maturity or other required payments of principal, including payment at final maturity, in respect thereof, by (ii) the number of years (calculated to the nearest one-twelfth) that will elapse between such date and the making of such payment; by (b) the then outstanding principal amount of such Indebtedness.

Wholly Owned Foreign Subsidiary”:  any Wholly Owned Subsidiary that is a Foreign Subsidiary.

Wholly Owned Subsidiary”:  as to any Person, any other Person all of the Capital Stock of which (other than directors’ qualifying shares required by law or de minimis shares held by nominees or others as required by law) is owned by such Person directly and/or through other Wholly Owned Subsidiaries.  Unless otherwise qualified, all references to a “Wholly Owned Subsidiary” or to “Wholly Owned Subsidiaries” in this Agreement shall refer to a Wholly Owned Subsidiary or Wholly Owned Subsidiaries of the Borrower.

Withholding Agent”: the Borrower and the Administrative Agent.

Write-Down and Conversion Powers”:  with respect to any EEA Resolution Authority, the write-down and conversion powers of such EEA Resolution Authority from time to time under the Bail-In Legislation for the applicable EEA Member Country, which write-down and conversion powers are described in the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule.

Other Definitional Provisions

. (a)  Unless otherwise specified therein, all terms defined in this Agreement shall have the defined meanings when used in the other Loan Documents or any certificate or other document made or delivered pursuant hereto or thereto.

(b)As used herein and in the other Loan Documents, and any certificate or other document made or delivered pursuant hereto or thereto, (i) accounting terms relating to any Group Member not defined in Section 1.1 and accounting terms partly defined in Section 1.1, to the extent not defined, shall have the respective meanings given to them under GAAP, (ii) the words “include”, “includes” and “including” shall be deemed to be followed by the phrase “without limitation”, (iii) the words “asset” and “property” shall be construed to have the same meaning and effect and to refer to any and all tangible and intangible assets and properties of every type and nature, and (iv) references to agreements or other Contractual Obligations shall, unless otherwise specified, be deemed to refer to such agreements or Contractual Obligations as amended,

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supplemented, restated or otherwise modified from time to time (subject to any applicable restrictions hereunder).

(c)For purposes of this Agreement, Loans may be classified and referred to by Class (e.g., “Term Loans”) or by Type (e.g., “Eurocurrency Rate Term Loans”).

(d)The words “hereof”, “herein” and “hereunder” and words of similar import when used in this Agreement shall refer to this Agreement as a whole and not to any particular provision of this Agreement, and Section, Schedule and Exhibit references are to this Agreement unless otherwise specified.

(e)The meanings given to terms defined herein shall be equally applicable to both the singular and plural forms of such terms.

(f)The expressions “payment in full,” “paid in full” and any other similar terms or phrases when used herein with respect to any Obligation shall mean the payment in full in cash in immediately available funds of such Obligation (other than contingent surviving indemnity obligations in respect of which no claim or demand has been made and obligations and Letters of Credit which have been Cash Collateralized or as to which other arrangements satisfactory to the applicable Issuing Lender shall have been made).

Certain Calculations and Tests

.  (a)  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, to the extent that the terms of this Agreement require (x) compliance with any financial ratio or test (including Section 8.1 hereof, any Consolidated Coverage Ratio test, any Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio test, any Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio test, the amount of Consolidated Total Assets or any cap expressed as a percentage of Consolidated Total Assets) or (y) the absence of a Default or Event of Default as a condition to (A) the making of any Limited Condition Acquisition or (B) the consummation of any transaction in connection with any Limited Condition Acquisition (including the assumption or incurrence of Indebtedness or Liens in connection therewith), the determination of whether the relevant condition is satisfied may be made, at the election of the Borrower, at the time of (or on the basis of the financial statements for the most recently ended Test Date at the time of) either (I) the execution of the definitive agreement with respect to such Limited Condition Acquisition or (II) the consummation of such Limited Condition Acquisition, in each case, after giving effect to the relevant Limited Condition Acquisition or other transaction and any related Indebtedness or Liens on a pro forma basis.

(b)Notwithstanding the foregoing, if the Borrower has made an election to test at the time of the execution of the definitive agreement with respect to a Limited Condition Acquisition or the consummation of any transaction in connection with any Limited Condition Acquisition, then, in connection with any subsequent calculation of any ratio or test on or following the relevant determination date, and prior to the earlier of (x) the date on which such Limited Condition Acquisition is consummated or (y) the date that the definitive agreement for such Limited Condition Acquisition is terminated or expires without consummation of such Limited Condition Acquisition, any such ratio or test shall be calculated on (A) a pro forma basis assuming such Limited Condition Acquisition or any transactions in connection therewith (including any

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incurrence of Indebtedness, Liens and the use of proceeds thereof) has been consummated, and also on (B) a standalone basis without giving effect to such Limited Condition Acquisition and any such transactions in connection therewith.

(c)Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, with respect to any amounts incurred or transactions entered into (or consummated) in reliance on a provision of this Agreement under Section 4.17 or any covenant that does not require compliance with a financial ratio (any such amounts, the “Fixed Amounts”) substantially concurrently with any amounts incurred or transactions entered into (or consummated) in reliance on a provision of this Agreement under Section 4.17 or the same covenant as such Fixed Amount that requires compliance with a financial ratio (including Section 8.1 hereof, any Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio test or any Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio test) (any such amounts, the “Incurrence-Based Amounts”), it is understood and agreed that the Fixed Amounts being substantially concurrently incurred shall be disregarded in the calculation of the financial ratio or test applicable to such substantially concurrent utilization of the Incurrence-Based Amounts under Section 4.17 or the same covenant as such Fixed Amount.

(d)Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Net Income and any financial ratios or tests, including the Consolidated Coverage Ratio, Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio and the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio, shall be calculated in the manner prescribed by this Section 1.3(d) or (e), as applicable; provided that notwithstanding anything to the contrary in clauses (i), (ii), (iii) or (iv) of this Section 1.3(d) or Section 1.3(e), as applicable, when calculating the Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio for purposes of determining actual compliance (and not compliance on a pro forma basis or determining compliance giving pro forma effect to a transaction) with Section 8.1, the events described in this Section 1.3(d) or Section 1.3(e) that occurred subsequent to the end of the period of four consecutive fiscal quarters ended on the most recent Test Date shall not be given pro forma effect:

(i)if since the beginning of such period the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary has Incurred any Indebtedness that remains outstanding on such date of determination or if the transaction giving rise to the need to calculate Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or any financial ratio or test is an Incurrence of Indebtedness, Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or such ratio or test for such period shall be calculated after giving effect on a pro forma basis to such Indebtedness as if such Indebtedness had been Incurred on the first day of such period (except that in making such computation, the amount of Indebtedness under any revolving credit facility outstanding on the date of such calculation shall be computed based on (A) the average daily balance of such Indebtedness during such four fiscal quarters or such shorter period for which such facility was outstanding or (B) if such facility was created after the end of such four fiscal quarters, the average daily balance of such Indebtedness during the period from the date of creation of such facility to the date of such calculation);

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(ii)if since the beginning of such period the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary has repaid, repurchased, redeemed, defeased or otherwise acquired, retired or discharged any Indebtedness that is no longer outstanding on such date of determination (each, a Discharge) or if the transaction giving rise to the need to calculate Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or any financial ratio or test involves a Discharge of Indebtedness (in each case other than Indebtedness Incurred under any revolving credit facility unless such Indebtedness has been permanently repaid), then Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or such financial ratio or test for such period shall be calculated after giving effect on a pro forma basis to such Discharge of such Indebtedness, including with the proceeds of such new Indebtedness, as if such Discharge had occurred on the first day of such period;

(iii)if since the beginning of such period the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary shall have disposed of any company, any business or any group of assets constituting an operating unit of a business (any such disposition, a “Sale”), the Consolidated EBITDA for such period shall be reduced by an amount equal to the Consolidated EBITDA (if positive) attributable to the assets that are the subject of such Sale for such period or increased by an amount equal to the Consolidated EBITDA (if negative) attributable thereto for such period and Consolidated Interest Expense for such period shall be reduced by an amount equal to (A) the Consolidated Interest Expense attributable to any Indebtedness of the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary repaid, repurchased, redeemed, defeased or otherwise acquired, retired or discharged with respect to the Borrower and its continuing Restricted Subsidiaries in connection with such Sale for such period (including but not limited to through the assumption of such Indebtedness by another Person) plus (B) if the Capital Stock of any Restricted Subsidiary is sold, the Consolidated Interest Expense for such period attributable to the Indebtedness of such Restricted Subsidiary to the extent the Borrower and its continuing Restricted Subsidiaries are no longer liable for such Indebtedness after such Sale, and any financial ratio or test shall be calculated after giving pro forma effect to such Sale as if such Sale had occurred on the first day of such period;

(iv)if since the beginning of such period the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary (by merger, consolidation or otherwise) shall have made an Investment in any Person that thereby becomes a Restricted Subsidiary, or otherwise acquired any company, any business or any group of assets constituting an operating unit of a business in a Permitted Acquisition, including any such Investment or acquisition occurring in connection with a transaction causing a calculation to be made hereunder (any such Investment or acquisition, a “Purchase”), Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or any financial ratio or test for such period shall be calculated after giving pro forma effect thereto (including the

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Incurrence of any related Indebtedness) as if such Purchase occurred on the first day of such period;

(v)if since the beginning of such period any Person became a Restricted Subsidiary or was merged or consolidated with or into the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary, and since the beginning of such period such Person shall have Discharged any Indebtedness or made any Sale or Purchase that would have required an adjustment pursuant to clause (ii), (iii) or (iv) of Section 1.3(d) if made by the Borrower or a Restricted Subsidiary since the beginning of such period, Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or any financial ratio or test  for such period shall be calculated after giving pro forma effect thereto as if such Discharge, Sale or Purchase occurred on the first day of such period; and

(vi)whenever pro forma effect is to be given to any Sale, Purchase or other transaction, or the amount of income or earnings relating thereto and the amount of Consolidated Interest Expense associated with any Indebtedness Incurred or repaid, repurchased, redeemed, defeased or otherwise acquired, retired or discharged in connection therewith, the pro forma calculations in respect thereof (including without limitation in respect of anticipated cost savings, synergies or annualized impact of buyer fee increases relating to any such Sale, Purchase or other transaction) shall be as determined in good faith by the Chief Financial Officer or a Responsible Officer of the Borrower.  If any Indebtedness bears a floating rate of interest and is being given pro forma effect, the interest expense on such Indebtedness shall be calculated as if the rate in effect on the date of determination had been the applicable rate for the entire period (taking into account any Hedge Agreement applicable to such Indebtedness).  If any Indebtedness bears, at the option of the Borrower or a Restricted Subsidiary, a rate of interest based on a prime or similar rate, a eurocurrency interbank offered rate or other fixed or floating rate, and such Indebtedness is being given pro forma effect, the interest expense on such Indebtedness shall be calculated by applying such optional rate as the Borrower or such Restricted Subsidiary may designate.  If any Indebtedness that is being given pro forma effect was Incurred under a revolving credit facility, the interest expense on such Indebtedness shall be computed based upon the average daily balance of such Indebtedness during the applicable period.  Interest on a Capital Lease Obligation shall be deemed to accrue at an interest rate determined in good faith by a responsible financial or accounting officer of the Borrower to be the rate of interest implicit in such Capital Lease Obligation in accordance with GAAP.

(e)For the purposes of calculating Consolidated EBITDA, Consolidated Interest Expense or any financial ratio or test for any period of four consecutive fiscal quarters (each, a “Reference Period”), (i) if at any time during such Reference Period the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary shall have made any Material Disposition or designated any

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Restricted Subsidiary as an Unrestricted Subsidiary, the Consolidated EBITDA for such Reference Period shall be reduced by an amount equal to the Consolidated EBITDA (if positive) attributable to the property that is the subject of such Material Disposition or designation for such Reference Period or increased by an amount equal to the Consolidated EBITDA (if negative) attributable thereto for such Reference Period and (ii) if during such Reference Period the Borrower or any Restricted Subsidiary shall have made a Material Acquisition or designated any Unrestricted Subsidiary as a Restricted Subsidiary, Consolidated EBITDA for such Reference Period shall be calculated after giving pro forma effect thereto, as if such Material Acquisition or designation occurred on the first day of such Reference Period; provided that, notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, with respect to the Acquisition (a) Consolidated EBITDA for the fiscal quarters ended June 30, 2019, March 31, 2019 and December 31, 2018 shall be as set forth in the definition of Consolidated EBITDA and (b) Consolidated Interest Expense for the fiscal quarter periods ending on September 30, 2019, December 31, 2019 and March 31, 2020 shall be calculated as set forth in the definition of Consolidated Interest Expense. As used herein, “Material Acquisition” means any acquisition of property or series of related acquisitions of property that (a) constitutes assets comprising all or substantially all of an operating unit of a business or constitutes all or substantially all of the common stock of a Person and (b) involves the payment of consideration by the Borrower and its Restricted Subsidiaries in excess of $10,000,000; and “Material Disposition” means any Disposition of property or series of related Dispositions of property that yields gross proceeds to the Borrower or any of its Restricted Subsidiaries in excess of $10,000,000.

Divisions

.  For all purposes under the Loan Documents, in connection with any division or plan of division under Delaware law (or any comparable event under a different jurisdiction’s laws): (a) any reference to a merger, transfer, consolidation, amalgamation, consolidation, assignment, sale, disposition or transfer, or similar term, shall be deemed to apply to a division of or by a limited liability company, or an allocation of assets to a series of a limited liability company (or the unwinding of such a division or allocation), as if it were a merger, transfer, consolidation, amalgamation, consolidation, assignment, sale, disposition or transfer, or similar term, as applicable, to, of or with a separate Person and (b) any division of a limited liability company shall constitute a separate Person hereunder (and each division of any limited liability company that is a Subsidiary, joint venture or any other like term shall also constitute such a Person or entity).

Interest Rates; LIBOR Notification

.  As of the Closing Date, the interest rate on Eurocurrency Loans is determined by reference to the LIBO Rate, which is derived from the London interbank offered rate. The Administrative Agent will notify the Borrower, pursuant Section 4.7(b), in advance of any change to the reference rate upon which the interest rate on Eurocurrency Loans is based.  However, the Administrative Agent does not warrant or accept any responsibility for, and shall not have any liability with respect to, the administration, submission or any other matter related to the London interbank offered rate or the rate in the definition of “LIBO Rate” or with respect to any alternative or successor rate thereto, or replacement rate thereof, including without limitation, whether the composition or characteristics of any such alternative, successor or replacement reference rate, as it may or may not be adjusted pursuant to Section 4.7(b), will be similar to, or produce the same value or economic equivalence of, the LIBO

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Rate or have the same volume or liquidity as did the London interbank offered rate prior to its discontinuance or unavailability.

Cashless Rollovers

.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Agreement or in any other Loan Document, to the extent that any Lender extends the maturity date of, or replaces, renews or refinances, any of its then-existing Loans with Incremental Loans, Refinancing Term Loans, Refinancing Revolving Loans, Extended Loans or loans incurred under a new credit facility, in each case, to the extent such extension, replacement, renewal or refinancing is effected by means of a “cashless roll” by such Lender, such extension, replacement, renewal or refinancing shall be deemed to comply with any requirement hereunder or any other Loan Document that such payment be made “in immediately available funds”, “in cash” or any other similar requirement.

Compliance with Certain Sections

. For purposes of determining compliance with Section 8, in the event that any Lien, Investment, Indebtedness (whether at the time of incurrence or upon application of all or a portion of the proceeds thereof), Disposition, Restricted Payment, Affiliate transaction, Contractual Obligation, prepayment of Indebtedness or other transaction meets the criteria of one, or more than one, of the “baskets” or categories of transactions then permitted pursuant to any clause or subsection of a particular covenant under Section 8, such transaction (or portion thereof) at any time shall be permitted under one or more of such clauses at the time of such transaction or any later time from time to time, in each case, as determined by the Borrower in its sole discretion at such time and thereafter may be reclassified by the Borrower in any manner not expressly prohibited by this Agreement.

Exchange Rates; Currency Equivalents; Basket Calculations

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(a)The Administrative Agent shall determine the Exchange Rates as of each Valuation Date to be used for calculating Dollar Equivalent amounts of extensions of credit and amounts outstanding hereunder denominated in other Approved Currencies.  Such Exchange Rates shall become effective as of such Valuation Date and shall be the Exchange Rates employed in converting any amounts between the applicable currencies until the next Valuation Date to occur.  Except for purposes of financial statements delivered by the Borrower hereunder or except as otherwise provided herein, the applicable amount of any currency (other than Dollars) for purposes of the Loan Documents shall be the Dollar Equivalent of such currency as so determined by the Administrative Agent.

(b)Whenever in this Agreement in connection with a borrowing, conversion, continuation or prepayment of a Eurocurrency Loan, an amount, such as a required minimum or multiple amount, is expressed in Dollars, but such borrowing, Eurocurrency Loan is denominated in another Approved Currency, such amount shall be the relevant Foreign Currency Equivalent of such Dollar amount (rounded to the nearest unit of such other Approved Currency, with 0.5 or a unit being rounded upward), as determined by the Administrative Agent.

(c)For purposes of determining compliance with the Consolidated Coverage Ratio, Consolidated Net Leverage Ratio and Consolidated Senior Secured Net Leverage Ratio, the amount of any Indebtedness denominated in any currency other than Dollars

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will be converted into Dollars based on the relevant currency exchange rate in effect on the date of the financial statements on which the applicable Consolidated EBITDA is calculated.

(d)For the avoidance of doubt, in the case of a Loan denominated in an Approved Currency other than Dollars, except as expressly provided herein, all interest and fees shall accrue and be payable thereon based on the actual amount outstanding in such Approved Currency (without any translation into the Dollar Equivalent thereof).

Section 2.AMOUNT AND TERMS OF TERM LOANS

Term Loans

.  Subject to the terms and conditions hereof, (a) each Initial Term Lender severally agrees to make a Term Loan denominated in Dollars to the Borrower on the Closing Date in an amount not to exceed the amount of such Initial Term Lender’s Initial Term Commitment as of the Closing Date and (b) each Term Lender that holds Term Commitments under any Incremental Term Loan Facility agrees to make a Term Loan to the Borrower as and when set forth in the applicable Incremental Commitment Agreement.  Term Loans shall be either Eurocurrency Loans or Base Rate Loans, as determined by the Borrower and notified to the Administrative Agent in accordance with Sections 2.2 and 4.3.  The Initial Term Commitments shall automatically terminate upon funding of the Initial Term Loans on the Closing Date.

Procedure for the Initial Term Loan Borrowing

.  (a)  The Borrower shall give the Administrative Agent irrevocable notice, which must be received by the Administrative Agent prior to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, one Business Day prior to the anticipated Closing Date, requesting that the Initial Term Lenders make Initial Term Loans on the Closing Date and specifying the amount to be borrowed.  Upon receipt of such notice, the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Initial Term Lender thereof.  Not later than 1:00 p.m., New York City time, on the Closing Date, each Initial Term Lender shall make available to the Administrative Agent at the Funding Office an amount in immediately available funds equal to the Initial Term Loans to be made by such Initial Term Lender.

(b)The Administrative Agent shall credit the account of the Borrower on the books of such office of the Administrative Agent with the aggregate amounts made available to the Administrative Agent by the Initial Term Lenders in immediately available funds.

Repayment of Initial Term Loans

.  The Initial Term Loans shall mature and be payable in full on the date that is seven (7) years after the Closing Date, and shall also be repayable prior to that date in consecutive quarterly installments, each of which shall be in an amount equal to such Lender’s Term Percentage of 0.25% of the original aggregate principal amount of the Initial Term Loans outstanding on the Closing Date after giving effect to Section 2.1 hereof, due commencing on January 1, 2020 and continuing on the first day of each consecutive April, July, October and January thereafter.

Section 3.AMOUNT AND TERMS OF REVOLVING COMMITMENTS

Revolving Commitments

. (a)  Subject to the terms and conditions hereof, each Revolving Lender severally agrees to make revolving credit loans (“Revolving Loans”)

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denominated in Dollars or any other Approved Currency to the Borrower from time to time during the Revolving Commitment Period in an aggregate principal amount at any one time outstanding which, when added to such Lenders Revolving Extensions of Credit then outstanding, does not exceed the amount of such Lenders Revolving Commitment.  Revolving Loans that are repaid may be reborrowed during the Revolving Commitment Period, subject to the terms and conditions hereof.  The Revolving Loans may from time to time be Eurocurrency Loans or, in the case of Loans denominated in Dollars, Base Rate Loans, as determined by the Borrower and notified to the Administrative Agent in accordance with Sections 3.2 and 4.3.

(b)The Borrower shall repay all outstanding Revolving Loans on the Revolving Termination Date.

Procedure for Revolving Loan Borrowing

.  The Borrower may borrow under the Revolving Commitments during the Revolving Commitment Period on any Business Day; provided, that the Borrower shall give the Administrative Agent irrevocable notice, which must be received by the Administrative Agent prior to (a) 1:00 p.m., New York City time, three Business Days prior to the requested Borrowing Date, in the case of Eurocurrency Loans, or (b) 11:00 a.m., New York City time, on the requested Borrowing Date, in the case of Base Rate Loans and which shall specify (i) the amount and Type of Revolving Loans to be borrowed, (ii) the requested Borrowing Date and (iii) in the case of Eurocurrency Loans, the respective amounts of each such Type of Loan, the respective lengths of the initial Interest Period therefor and the currency thereof.  Each borrowing under the Revolving Commitments shall be in an amount equal to (x) in the case of Base Rate Loans, $500,000 or a whole multiple of $100,000 in excess thereof and (y) in the case of Eurocurrency Loans, $5,000,000 or a whole multiple of $1,000,000 in excess thereof.  Upon receipt of any such notice from the Borrower, the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Revolving Lender thereof.  Each Revolving Lender will make the amount of its pro rata share of each borrowing available to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Borrower at the Funding Office prior to (i) in the case of Eurocurrency Loans, 12:00 Noon, New York City time, or (ii) in the case of Base Rate Loans, 1:00 p.m., New York City time, and, in each case, on the Borrowing Date requested by the Borrower in funds immediately available to the Administrative Agent.  Such amounts will then be made available to the Borrower by the Administrative Agent crediting an account of the Borrower maintained by the Administrative Agent, in like amounts and funds as received by the Administrative Agent.

Swingline Commitment

.  (a)  Subject to the terms and conditions hereof, the Swingline Lender may in its sole discretion make a portion of the credit otherwise available to the Borrower under the Revolving Commitments from time to time during the Revolving Commitment Period by making swing line loans in Dollars (“Swingline Loans”) to the Borrower notwithstanding that after making a requested Swingline Loan, the sum of (i) the Swingline Lender’s aggregate principal amount of all Revolving Loans, (ii) the Revolving Percentage of the L/C Obligations and (iii) all outstanding Swingline Loans may exceed the Swingline Lender’s Revolving Commitment; provided, that (i) the aggregate principal amount of Swingline Loans outstanding at any time shall not exceed the Swingline Commitment, (ii) the Borrower shall not request any Swingline Loan if, after giving effect to the making of such Swingline Loan, the aggregate amount of the Available Revolving Commitments would be less than zero, and (iii) the Swingline Lender shall not be required to make any Swingline Loans under this Section 3.3 at any

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time when an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing.  Subject to the foregoing, Swingline Loans may be repaid and reborrowed from time to time.

(b)Swingline Loans shall be Base Rate Loans only.

(c)The Borrower shall repay all outstanding Swingline Loans (i) on each Borrowing Date for Revolving Loans, (ii) on the Revolving Termination Date, (iii) on a weekly basis as determined by the Swingline Lender and (iv) on demand by the Swingline Lender at any time when an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing.

Procedure for Swingline Borrowing; Refunding of Swingline Loans; Successor Swingline Lenders

.  (a)  Whenever the Borrower desires that the Swingline Lender make Swingline Loans it shall give the Swingline Lender irrevocable notice not later than 1:00 p.m., New York City time, on the proposed Borrowing Date, specifying (i) the amount to be borrowed and (ii) the requested Borrowing Date (which shall be a Business Day during the Revolving Commitment Period) and such notice shall constitute certification by the Borrower to the Swingline Lender that the unused portion of the Revolving Facility is greater than or equal to the Swingline Loans and the Swingline Lender shall be entitled to rely conclusively on such certification.  Each borrowing of Swingline Loans shall be in an amount equal to $100,000 or a whole multiple of $100,000 in excess thereof.  Not later than 3:00 p.m., New York City time, on the Borrowing Date specified in a notice in respect of Swingline Loans, the Swingline Lender shall make available to the Administrative Agent at the Funding Office an amount in immediately available funds equal to the amount of the Swingline Loan to be made by the Swingline Lender.  The Administrative Agent shall make the proceeds of such Swingline Loan available to the Borrower on such Borrowing Date by depositing such proceeds in the account of the Borrower with the Administrative Agent on such Borrowing Date in immediately available funds.

(b)The Swingline Lender may at any time, on behalf of the Borrower (which hereby irrevocably authorizes the Swingline Lender to do so), request a borrowing of Revolving Loans in an amount equal to the aggregate outstanding Swingline Loans and apply the proceeds of such borrowing to the repayment of the Swingline Loans.  Each Revolving Lender agrees to fund its Revolving Percentage of any such borrowing so requested in immediately available funds, not later than 10:00 a.m., New York City time, on the first Business Day after the date of such borrowing is requested.  The proceeds of such Revolving Loans shall immediately be made available by the Administrative Agent to the Swingline Lender for application to the repayment of Swingline Loans.  The Borrower agrees to pay, and irrevocably authorizes the Swingline Lender and Administrative Agent to charge the Borrower’s accounts with the Swingline Lender or Administrative Agent as necessary to pay, all outstanding Swingline Loans to the extent amounts received from the Revolving Lenders upon any such request are not sufficient to repay the outstanding Swingline Loans.

(c)If the Swingline Lender at any time determines that it is precluded from making a request for a borrowing of Revolving Loans pursuant to Section 3.4(b), whether by reason of the occurrence of a Default described in Section 9(f) or otherwise for any reason, each Revolving Lender hereby purchases from the Swingline Lender an undivided participating interest in the then outstanding Swingline Loans (a “Swingline Participation Amount”) and shall promptly

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upon demand of the Swingline Lender complete such purchase at par by paying to the Swingline Lender an amount equal to such Revolving Lenders Revolving Percentage of the aggregate outstanding Swingline Loans.

(d)Whenever, at any time after the Swingline Lender has received from any Revolving Lender such Lender’s Swingline Participation Amount, the Swingline Lender receives any payment on account of the Swingline Loans, the Swingline Lender will distribute to such Lender its Swingline Participation Amount (appropriately adjusted, in the case of interest payments, to reflect the period of time during which such Lender’s participating interest was outstanding and funded and, in the case of principal and interest payments, to reflect such Lender’s pro rata portion of such payment if such payment is not sufficient to pay the principal of and interest on all Swingline Loans then due); provided, that if any such payment is required to be returned, such Revolving Lender will return to the Swingline Lender any portion thereof previously distributed to it by the Swingline Lender.

(e)Each Revolving Lender’s obligation to make the Loans referred to in Section 3.4(b) and to purchase participating interests pursuant to Section 3.4(c) shall be absolute and unconditional and shall not be affected by any circumstance, including: (i) any setoff, counterclaim, recoupment, defense or other right that such Revolving Lender or the Borrower may have against the Swingline Lender, the Borrower or any other Person for any reason whatsoever; (ii) the occurrence or continuance of any Default or the failure to satisfy any of the conditions specified in Section 6; (iii) any adverse change in the condition (financial or otherwise) of the Borrower; (iv) any breach of this Agreement or any other Loan Document by the Borrower, any other Loan Party or any other Revolving Lender; or (v) any other circumstance, happening or event whatsoever, whether or not similar to any of the foregoing.

(f)The Swingline Lender may be replaced at any time by written agreement among the Borrower, the Administrative Agent, the replaced Swingline Lender and the successor Swingline Lender.  The Administrative Agent shall notify the Lenders of any such replacement of a Swingline Lender.  At the time any such replacement shall become effective, the Borrower shall pay all unpaid interest accrued for the account of the replaced Swingline Lender pursuant to Section 4.5(b).  From and after the effective date of any such replacement, (x) the successor Swingline Lender shall have all the rights and obligations of the replaced Swingline Lender under this Agreement with respect to Swingline Loans made thereafter and (y) references herein to the term “Swingline Lender” shall be deemed to refer to such successor or to any previous Swingline Lender, or to such successor and all previous Swingline Lenders, as the context shall require.  After the replacement of a Swingline Lender hereunder, the replaced Swingline Lender shall remain a party hereto and shall continue to have all the rights and obligations of a Swingline Lender under this Agreement with respect to Swingline Loans made by it prior to its replacement, but shall not be required to make additional Swingline Loans.

(g)Subject to the appointment and acceptance of a successor Swingline Lender, any Swingline Lender may resign as a Swingline Lender at any time upon thirty days’ prior written notice to the Administrative Agent, the Borrower and the Lenders, in which case, such Swingline Lender shall be replaced in accordance with Section 3.4(f) above.

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Commitment Fees, etc.

  (a)  The Borrower agrees to pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of each Revolving Lender a commitment fee for the period from and including the Closing Date to the last day of the Revolving Commitment Period, computed at the Commitment Fee Rate on the average daily amount of the Available Revolving Commitment of such Lender during the period for which payment is made, payable quarterly in arrears on the first day of each April, July, October and January and on the Revolving Termination Date, commencing on the first of such dates to occur after the Closing Date.

(b)The Borrower agrees to pay to the Administrative Agent the fees in the amounts and on the dates agreed to in writing by the Borrower and the Administrative Agent.

Termination or Reduction of Revolving Commitments

.  The Borrower shall have the right, upon not less than three Business Days’ notice to the Administrative Agent, to terminate the Revolving Commitments or, from time to time, to reduce the amount of the Revolving Commitments, which notice may be conditioned upon the occurrence of any other transaction and, if such condition is not satisfied on or prior to the date specified in such notice, may be revoked by the Borrower; provided, that no such termination or reduction of Revolving Commitments shall be permitted if, after giving effect thereto and to any prepayments of the Revolving Loans and Swingline Loans made on the effective date thereof, the Total Revolving Extensions of Credit would exceed the Total Revolving Commitments.  Any such reduction shall be in an amount equal to $500,000, or a whole multiple thereof or the Total Revolving Commitment, and shall reduce permanently the Revolving Commitments then in effect.  Unless previously terminated in accordance with the terms hereof, the Revolving Commitments shall automatically terminate on the Revolving Termination Date.

Letter of Credit Commitment

.  (a)  Subject to the terms and conditions hereof, each Issuing Lender (other than any Issuing Lender referred to in clause (b) of the definition of “Issuing Lender”), in reliance on the agreements of the other Revolving Lenders set forth in Section 3.10(a), agrees to issue, on a sight basis, letters of credit (“Letters of Credit”) for the account of the Borrower (or for the account of any Subsidiary of the Borrower if the Borrower requests a Letter of Credit for such Subsidiary’s account; provided, that notwithstanding that a Letter of Credit may be issued or outstanding hereunder in support of any obligations of, or for the account of, a Subsidiary of the Borrower, the Borrower shall be obligated to reimburse each Issuing Lender hereunder for any and all drawings under such Letter of Credit; provided, further, that the Borrower shall act as the applicant of each Letter of Credit on behalf of a Subsidiary) on any Business Day at any time and from time to time until the date that is ten days prior to the Revolving Termination Date, in such form as may be approved from time to time by such Issuing Lender; provided, that the applicable Issuing Lender shall have no obligation to cause any Letter of Credit to be issued if, after giving effect to such issuance, (i) the L/C Obligations would exceed the Total L/C Commitments, (ii) the aggregate amount of the Available Revolving Commitments would be less than zero, (iii) [reserved] or (iv) the available balance of all outstanding Letters of Credit issued by such Issuing Lender would exceed such Issuing Lender’s L/C Commitment; provided, that each Issuing Lender, may at its sole discretion issue a Letter of Credit although after giving effect to such issuance the stated amount of all outstanding Letters of Credit issued by such Issuing Lender would exceed its L/C Commitment, so long as after giving effect to such issuance the L/C Obligations would not exceed the Total L/C Commitments; provided, further, that Barclays Bank

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PLC shall be under no obligation to issue commercial or trade Letters of Credit.  In the event of any conflict between the terms and conditions of this Agreement and the terms and conditions of any Application or other agreement submitted by the Borrower to, or entered into by the Borrower with, the applicable Issuing Lender relating to any Letter of Credit, the terms and conditions of this Agreement shall control.  Each Letter of Credit shall be denominated in Dollars and expire no later than the earlier of (i) the first anniversary of its date of issuance and (ii) the date that is five days prior to the Revolving Termination Date; provided, that any Letter of Credit with a one-year term may provide, with the consent of the applicable Issuing Lender, for the automatic extension thereof for additional periods of up to one year (which shall in no event extend beyond the date referred to in clause (ii) above).  If, as of the Revolving Termination Date, any Letter of Credit for any reason remains outstanding, the Borrower shall, in each case, immediately Cash Collateralize the then undrawn amount of all outstanding Letters of Credit with all such Cash Collateral or Backstop L/Cs denominated in Dollars.  Cash Collateralize shall mean to (i) pledge and deposit with or deliver to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the applicable Issuing Lender and the Lenders, as collateral for the L/C Obligations, cash or deposit account balances of deposit accounts under the sole dominion and control of the Administrative Agent on terms reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent in an amount equal to 100% of the total amount then available under the applicable Letters of Credit pursuant to documentation in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and such Issuing Lender (which documents are hereby consented to by the Lenders) (Cash Collateral) or (ii) deliver to the applicable Issuing Lender one or more backstop letters of credit in form and substance reasonably acceptable to, and issued by financial institutions reasonably acceptable to the applicable Issuing Lender that has issued such Letter of Credit and the Administrative Agent (each such letter of credit, a Backstop L/C).  Derivatives of such above defined terms shall have corresponding meanings.

(b)No Issuing Lender shall at any time be obligated to cause any Letter of Credit to be issued hereunder if such issuance would conflict with, or cause such Issuing Lender or any L/C Participant to exceed any limits imposed by, any applicable Requirement of Law or such Issuing Lender’s internal policies relating to the issuance of Letters of Credit.

(c)The Borrower may, at any time and from time to time with the consent of the Administrative Agent (which consent shall not be unreasonably withheld or delayed) and such Lender being so designated, designate one or more additional Lenders to act as an issuing lender under the terms of this Agreement.  Any Lender designated as an issuing lender pursuant to this Section 3.7(c) shall be deemed to be an “Issuing Lender” (in addition to being a Lender) in respect of Letters of Credit issued or to be issued by such Lender, and, with respect to such Letters of Credit, such term shall thereafter apply to the other Issuing Lender or Issuing Lenders and such Lender.

(d) The Borrower hereby agrees that each Existing Letter of Credit shall be deemed to be a Letter of Credit under this Agreement as of the date on which the Lender that issued such Existing Letter of Credit becomes a Revolving Lender hereunder.

(e)Any Issuing Lender may be replaced at any time by written agreement among the Borrower, the Administrative Agent, the replaced Issuing Lender and the successor Issuing Lender.  The Administrative Agent shall notify the Lenders of any such

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replacement of an Issuing Lender.  At the time any such replacement shall become effective, the Borrower shall pay all unpaid fees accrued for the account of the replaced Issuing Lender pursuant to Section 3.9.  From and after the effective date of any such replacement, (x) the successor Issuing Lender shall have all the rights and obligations of the replaced Issuing Lender under this Agreement with respect to Letters of Credit to be issued thereafter and (y) references herein to the term Issuing Lender shall be deemed to refer to such successor or to any previous Issuing Lender, or to such successor and all previous Issuing Lenders, as the context shall require.  After the replacement of an Issuing Lender hereunder, the replaced Issuing Lender shall remain a party hereto and shall continue to have all the rights and obligations of an Issuing Lender under this Agreement with respect to Letters of Credit issued by it prior to such replacement, but shall not be required to issue additional Letters of Credit or amend or extend any outstanding Letter of Credit issued by it.

(f)Any Issuing Lender may resign as an Issuing Lender at any time upon thirty days’ prior written notice to the Administrative Agent and the Borrower, in which case, such Issuing Lender may be replaced in accordance with Section 3.7(e).

Procedure for Issuance of Letters of Credit

.  (a)  The Borrower may from time to time request that any Issuing Lender (other than any Issuing Lender referred to in clause (b) of the definition of “Issuing Lender”) issue a Letter of Credit by delivering to such Issuing Lender at its address for notices specified herein an Application therefor, completed to the reasonable satisfaction of such Issuing Lender, and such other certificates, documents and other papers and information as such Issuing Lender may reasonably request.  Upon receipt of any Application, such Issuing Lender will notify the Administrative Agent of the amount, the beneficiary and the requested expiration of the requested Letter of Credit, and upon receipt of written confirmation from the Administrative Agent that after giving effect to the requested issuance, none of the statements specified in clauses (i) through (iv) of the first sentence of Section 3.7(a) would be true, such Issuing Lender will process such Application and the certificates, documents and other papers and information delivered to it in connection therewith to be processed in accordance with its customary policies and procedures and shall promptly issue the Letter of Credit requested thereby (but in no event shall any Issuing Lender be required to issue any Letter of Credit earlier than three Business Days after its receipt of the Application therefor and all such other certificates, documents and other papers and information relating thereto) by issuing the original of such Letter of Credit to the beneficiary thereof or as otherwise may be agreed to by such Issuing Lender and the Borrower.  Such Issuing Lender shall furnish a copy of such Letter of Credit to the Borrower (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) promptly following the issuance thereof.  Such Issuing Lender shall promptly furnish to the Administrative Agent, which shall in turn promptly furnish to the Lenders, notice of the issuance of each Letter of Credit (including the amount thereof).

(b)The making of each request for a Letter of Credit by the Borrower shall be deemed to be a representation and warranty by the Borrower that such Letter of Credit may be issued in accordance with, and will not violate the requirements of, Section 3.7(a) or any Requirement of Law applicable to the Loan Parties.  Unless each Issuing Lender has received notice from the Administrative Agent before it issues a Letter of Credit that one or more of the applicable conditions specified in Section 6.2 are not satisfied, or that the issuance of such Letter

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of Credit would violate Section 3.7, then such Issuing Lender may issue the requested Letter of Credit for the account of the Borrower in accordance with its customary policies and procedures.

Fees and Other Charges

.  (a)  The Borrower will pay a fee on the undrawn and unexpired amount of each Letter of Credit at a per annum rate equal to the Applicable Margin then in effect with respect to Eurocurrency Loans under the Revolving Facility, shared ratably among the Revolving Lenders and payable quarterly in arrears on each L/C Fee Payment Date after the issuance date.  In addition, the Borrower shall pay to each Issuing Lender for its own account a fronting fee on the undrawn and unexpired amount of each Letter of Credit issued by such Issuing Lender computed at the rate of 0.125% per annum and payable quarterly in arrears on each L/C Fee Payment Date.

(b)In addition to the foregoing fees, the Borrower shall pay or reimburse each Issuing Lender for such normal and customary costs and expenses as are incurred or charged by such Issuing Lender in issuing, negotiating, effecting payment under, amending or otherwise administering any Letter of Credit.

Letter of Credit Participations

.  (a)  Each Issuing Lender irrevocably agrees to grant and hereby grants to each L/C Participant, and, to induce such Issuing Lender to issue Letters of Credit hereunder, each L/C Participant irrevocably agrees to accept and purchase and hereby accepts and purchases from such Issuing Lender, on the terms and conditions set forth below, for such L/C Participant’s own account and risk an undivided interest equal to such L/C Participant’s Revolving Percentage in such Issuing Lender’s obligations and rights under and in respect of each Letter of Credit issued hereunder and the amount of each drawing paid by such Issuing Lender thereunder.  Each L/C Participant unconditionally and irrevocably agrees with each Issuing Lender that, if a drawing is paid under any Letter of Credit for which such Issuing Lender is not reimbursed in full by the Borrower in accordance with the terms of this Agreement, such L/C Participant shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of such Issuing Lender upon demand of such Issuing Lender an amount equal to such L/C Participant’s Revolving Percentage of the amount of such drawing, or any part thereof, that is not so reimbursed and the Administrative Agent shall promptly forward such amounts to such Issuing Lender.

(b)If any amount required to be paid by any L/C Participant to the Administrative Agent for the account of any Issuing Lender pursuant to Section 3.10(a) in respect of any unreimbursed portion of any payment made by such Issuing Lender under any Letter of Credit is paid to the Administrative Agent for the account of such Issuing Lender within three Business Days after the date such payment is due, such L/C Participant shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of such Issuing Lender on demand an amount equal to the product of (i) such amount, times (ii) the daily average Federal Funds Effective Rate during the period from and including the date such payment is required to the date on which such payment is immediately available to such Issuing Lender, times (iii) a fraction the numerator of which is the number of days that elapse during such period and the denominator of which is 360.  If any such amount required to be paid by any L/C Participant pursuant to Section 3.10(a) is not made available to the Administrative Agent for the account of any Issuing Lender by such L/C Participant within three Business Days after the date such payment is due, such Issuing Lender shall be entitled to recover from such L/C Participant, on demand, such amount with interest thereon calculated from

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such due date at the rate per annum applicable to Base Rate Loans under the Revolving Facility.  A certificate of any Issuing Lender submitted to any L/C Participant with respect to any amounts owing under this Section 3.10 shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error.

(c)Whenever, at any time after any Issuing Lender has made payment under any Letter of Credit and has received from any L/C Participant its pro rata share of such payment in accordance with Section 3.10(a), the Administrative Agent or any Issuing Lender receives any payment related to such Letter of Credit (whether directly from the Borrower or otherwise, including proceeds of collateral applied thereto by such Issuing Lender), or any payment of interest on account thereof, the Administrative Agent or such Issuing Lender, as the case may be, will distribute to such L/C Participant its pro rata share thereof; provided, that if any such payment received by Administrative Agent or such Issuing Lender, as the case may be, shall be required to be returned by the Administrative Agent or such Issuing Lender, such L/C Participant shall return to the Administrative Agent for the account of such Issuing Lender the portion thereof previously distributed to such L/C Participant.

Reimbursement Obligation of the Borrower

.  The Borrower agrees to reimburse each Issuing Lender within one Business Day after such Issuing Lender notifies the Borrower of the date and amount of a drawing presented under any Letter of Credit paid by such Issuing Lender (or on the next Business Day, if such notice is received any time after 11:00 a.m., New York time, on such day) for the amount of such drawing so paid.  Each such payment shall be made to such Issuing Lender at its address for notices referred to herein in Dollars and in immediately available funds.  Interest shall be payable on any such amounts from the date on which the relevant drawing is paid until payment in full at the rate set forth in (i) until the Business Day next succeeding the date of the relevant notice, Section 4.5(b) and (ii) thereafter, Section 4.5(c).

Obligations Absolute

.  The Borrower’s obligations under Section 3.11 shall be absolute and unconditional under any and all circumstances and irrespective of any setoff, counterclaim or defense to payment that the Borrower may have or have had against any Issuing Lender, any beneficiary of a Letter of Credit or any other Person.  The Borrower also agrees with each Issuing Lender that such Issuing Lender shall not be responsible for, and the Borrower’s Reimbursement Obligations under Section 3.11 shall not be affected by, among other things, (i) the validity or genuineness of documents or of any endorsements thereon, even though such documents shall in fact prove to be invalid, fraudulent or forged, or any dispute between or among the Borrower and any beneficiary of any Letter of Credit or any other party to which such Letter of Credit may be transferred or purportedly transferred or any claims whatsoever of the Borrower against any beneficiary of such Letter of Credit or any such transferee or purported transferee, (ii) payment by each Issuing Lender under a Letter of Credit against presentation of a draft or other document that does not comply with the terms of such Letter of Credit, or (iii) any other event or circumstance whatsoever, whether or not similar to any of the foregoing, that might, but for the provisions of this Section 3.12, constitute a legal or equitable discharge of, or provide a right of setoff against, the Borrower’s obligations hereunder.  No Issuing Lender shall be liable for any error, omission, interruption or delay in transmission, dispatch or delivery of any message or advice, however transmitted, in connection with any Letter of Credit, except for errors or omissions found by a final and non-appealable decision of a court of competent jurisdiction to have resulted

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from the gross negligence or willful misconduct of such Issuing Lender or any Related Person of such Issuing Lender.  The Borrower agrees that any action taken by any Issuing Lender under or in connection with any Letter of Credit or the related drafts or documents, if done in the absence of gross negligence or willful misconduct and in accordance with the standards of care specified in the Uniform Commercial Code of the State of New York, shall be binding on the Borrower and shall not result in any liability of such Issuing Lender to the Borrower.

Letter of Credit Payments

.  If a compliant drawing shall be presented for payment under any Letter of Credit, the applicable Issuing Lender that issued such Letter of Credit shall promptly notify the Administrative Agent who in turn shall promptly notify the Borrower of the date and amount thereof.  The responsibility of each Issuing Lender to the Borrower in connection with any drawing presented for payment under any Letter of Credit issued by such Issuing Lender shall, in addition to any payment obligation expressly provided for in such Letter of Credit, be limited to causing the applicable Issuing Lender that has issued such Letter of Credit to determine that the documents (including each drawing, if any) delivered under such Letter of Credit in connection with such presentment are substantially in conformity with such Letter of Credit.

Section 4.GENERAL PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO LOANS AND
LETTERS OF CREDIT

Optional Prepayments

.  (a)  The Borrower may at any time and from time to time prepay the Loans, in whole or in part, without premium or penalty, upon irrevocable notice delivered to the Administrative Agent (i) no later than 1:00 p.m., New York City time (or such later time as the Administrative Agent may agree in its sole discretion), three Business Days prior thereto in the case of Eurocurrency Loans and (ii) and no later than 1:00 p.m., New York City time (or such later time as the Administrative Agent may agree in its sole discretion), one Business Day prior thereto in the case of Loans that are Base Rate Loans, in each case which notice shall specify the date and amount of prepayment and whether the prepayment is of Eurocurrency Loans or Base Rate Loans and the currency of the Loan being repaid; provided, that if a Eurocurrency Loan is prepaid on any day other than the last day of the Interest Period applicable thereto, the Borrower shall also pay any amounts owing pursuant to Section 4.11.  Upon receipt of any such notice the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each relevant Lender thereof.  If any such notice is given, the amount specified in such notice shall be due and payable on the date specified therein (provided, that a notice of prepayment may state that such notice is conditioned upon the effectiveness of other credit facilities or other financing or events, in which case such notice may be revoked by the Borrower (by notice to the Administrative Agent on or prior to the specified date) if such condition is not satisfied), together with (except in the case of Revolving Loans that are Base Rate Loans and Swingline Loans) accrued interest to such date on the amount prepaid.  Partial prepayments of Term Loans and Revolving Loans shall be in an aggregate principal amount of $500,000 or a whole multiple thereof.  Partial prepayments of Swingline Loans shall be in an aggregate principal amount of $100,000 or a whole multiple thereof.

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or, if not specified, pro rata to the remaining installments of each of the Facilities on a pro rata basis.

(c)Notwithstanding the foregoing, a prepayment premium shall apply to any prepayment of Initial Term Loans occurring on or prior to the six month anniversary of the Closing Date from the proceeds of a Repricing Transaction in an amount equal to 1.00% of the principal amount of any Term Loans subject to such prepayment or, in the case of any Repricing Transaction effected through an amendment, the principal amount of Initial Term Loans outstanding immediately prior to such amendment of any Term Lender that is replaced in connection with such amendment pursuant to the Borrower’s exercise of its mandatory assignment rights to replace a Lender under Section 4.13.

Mandatory Prepayments

.  (a)  If at any time after the Closing Date any Group Member receives any Net Cash Proceeds from the Incurrence of any Indebtedness (other than Excluded Indebtedness), the Borrower shall prepay the Term Loans on a pro rata basis on the date of such receipt in an amount equal to 100% of such Net Cash Proceeds; provided, that if at the time of such prepayment such Group Member is required to prepay any Other Applicable Indebtedness (to the extent and if required by the terms of the definitive documentation governing such other Indebtedness), then the Borrower may apply 100% of such Net Cash Proceeds to prepay the Term Loans and prepay, redeem or repurchase such Other Applicable Indebtedness on a pro rata basis on the date of such receipt; provided, further, that (A) any prepayment, redemption or repurchase of such Other Applicable Indebtedness shall be at par (or less than par), (B) the portion of such prepayment amount allocated to such Other Applicable Indebtedness shall not exceed the amount required to be allocated to such Other Applicable Indebtedness pursuant to the terms thereof, (C) the amount of prepayment of the Term Loans that would otherwise have been required pursuant to this Section 4.2(a) shall be reduced accordingly and (D) to the extent the holders of such Other Applicable Indebtedness decline to have such Indebtedness prepaid, redeemed or repurchased, the declined amount shall promptly (and in any event within 10 Business Days after the date of such rejection) be applied to prepay the Term Loans in accordance with the terms hereof.

(b)If at any time after the Closing Date any Group Member receives any Net Cash Proceeds from any Asset Sale or Recovery Event in an amount exceeding $25,000,000 in any fiscal year, then, the Borrower shall (i) if no Reinvestment Notice shall have been delivered in respect thereof, prepay the Term Loans on a pro rata basis on the fifth Business Day following the date of such receipt in an amount equal to 100% of such excess Net Cash Proceeds or (ii) if a Reinvestment Notice has been delivered in respect thereof, prepay the Term Loans in an amount equal to the Reinvestment Prepayment Amount, if any, on a pro rata basis on the Reinvestment Prepayment Date; provided, that if at the time of such prepayment the Borrower or such Group Member is required to prepay any Other Applicable Indebtedness (to the extent and if required by the terms of the definitive documentation governing such other Indebtedness), then the Borrower may apply 100% of such excess Net Cash Proceeds (or the Reinvestment Prepayment Amount, as applicable) to prepay the Term Loans and prepay, redeem or repurchase such Other Applicable Indebtedness on a pro rata basis on the date of such receipt; provided, further, that (A) any prepayment, redemption or repurchase of such Other Applicable Indebtedness shall be at par (or less than par), (B) the portion of such prepayment amount allocated to such Other Applicable

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Indebtedness shall not exceed the amount required to be allocated to such Other Applicable Indebtedness pursuant to the terms thereof, (C) the amount of prepayment of the Term Loans that would otherwise have been required pursuant to this Section 4.2(b) shall be reduced accordingly, and (D) to the extent the holders of such Other Applicable Indebtedness decline to have such Indebtedness prepaid, redeemed or repurchased, the declined amount shall promptly (and in any event within 10 Business Days after the date of such rejection) be applied to prepay the Term Loans in accordance with the terms hereof.  

(c)Within 5 Business Days after the date the Borrower is required to deliver financial statements pursuant to Section 7.1(a)(i) starting with the fiscal year ending on March 31, 2021, and the related Compliance Certificate pursuant to Section 7.2(a), the Borrowers shall prepay outstanding Term Loans in an aggregate principal amount equal to the Required Prepayment Percentage of Excess Cash Flow for the fiscal year then ended less the aggregate amount of all voluntary prepayment of principal of Term Loans pursuant to Section 4.1 during such fiscal year to the extent such payments were not and have not been funded with additional long-term Indebtedness (other than Revolving Loans) or the use of the Available Amount; provided that such prepayment shall only be required under this Section 4.2(c) if the net amount required to be prepaid in any fiscal year is greater than or equal to $25,000,000; provided, that if at the time of such prepayment the Borrower or such Group Member is required to prepay any Other Applicable Indebtedness (to the extent and if required by the terms of the definitive documentation governing such other Indebtedness), then the Borrower may apply such amount otherwise required to be applied as a prepayment pursuant to this Section 4.2(c) on a pro rata basis to the prepayment of the Term Loans to the repurchase or prepayment of the Other Applicable Indebtedness (determined on the basis of the aggregate outstanding principal amount of the Term Loans and Other Applicable Indebtedness (or accreted amount if such Other Applicable Indebtedness is issued with original issue discount) at such time; provided, further, that (A) any prepayment, redemption or repurchase of such Other Applicable Indebtedness shall be at par (or less than par), (B) the portion of such prepayment amount allocated to such Other Applicable Indebtedness shall not exceed the amount required to be allocated to such Other Applicable Indebtedness pursuant to the terms thereof, (C) the amount of prepayment of the Term Loans that would otherwise have been required pursuant to this Section 4.2(c) shall be reduced accordingly, and (D) to the extent the holders of such Other Applicable Indebtedness decline to have such Indebtedness prepaid, redeemed or repurchased, the declined amount shall promptly (and in any event within 10 Business Days after the date of such rejection) be applied to prepay the Term Loans in accordance with the terms hereof.

(d)If at any time after the Closing Date, the aggregate Revolving Extensions of Credit then outstanding exceed the Revolving Commitments then in effect, the Borrower (without notice or demand) shall immediately prepay outstanding Swingline Loans or Revolving Loans and pay any unpaid Reimbursement Obligations (or, if no Swingline Loans or Revolving Loans are outstanding, Cash Collateralize outstanding Letters of Credit) in an amount sufficient to eliminate any such excess.

(e)Mandatory prepayments of Term Loans (i) shall be applied to Base Rate Loans and Eurocurrency Loans on a pro rata basis and (ii) shall be accompanied by accrued interest to the date of such prepayment on the amount prepaid.  Each such prepayment shall be

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credited to the remaining scheduled installments of the Term Facilities thereof as specified by the Borrower or, if not specified, to the next eight scheduled quarterly installments of the Term Loans in direct order of maturity and thereafter to the remaining scheduled quarterly installments of the Term Loans on a pro rata basis.

(f)Other than with respect to mandatory prepayments upon the Incurrence of any Permitted Pari Passu Refinancing Debt, Permitted Junior Refinancing Debt or other Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness pursuant to Section 4.2(a), the applicable Lenders may elect not to accept any mandatory prepayment by giving written notice of such election to the Administrative Agent no later than 12:00 p.m, New York Time, one Business Day prior to such mandatory prepayment date; provided that such election must be for the full (and not partial) amount of such mandatory prepayment (each such Lender, a “Declining Lender”).  Any prepayment amount declined by the Declining Lenders (the “Declined Amount”) shall be retained by the Borrower.

(g)Notwithstanding any other provisions of this Section 4.2 to the contrary, with respect to any prepayment required pursuant to Section 4.2(a), (b) or (c), if at the time of such prepayment, the Group Member receiving the Net Cash Proceeds (i) is prohibited, restricted or delayed by applicable local law from repatriating such Net Cash Proceeds or Excess Cash Flow to the Borrower, the portion of such Net Cash Proceeds or Excess Cash Flow so affected will not be required to be applied to repay Term Loans at the times provided in Section 4.2(a), (b) or (c) but may be retained by the applicable Group Member so long, but only so long, as the applicable local law will not permit repatriation to the Borrower, and once such repatriation of any of such affected Net Cash Proceeds or Excess Cash Flow is permitted under the applicable local law, such repatriation will be effected and such repatriated Net Cash Proceeds or Excess Cash Flow will be promptly applied (net of additional taxes payable or reserved against as a result thereof) to the repayment of the Term Loans pursuant to Section 4.2(a), (b) or (c) to the extent provided therein or (ii) cannot repatriate such funds to the Borrower without (in the good faith determination of the Borrower) incurring material adverse tax consequences with respect to such repatriated amount, the Net Cash Proceeds or Excess Cash Flow (or portion thereof) so affected may be retained by the applicable Group Member (the Borrower hereby agrees to cause the applicable Group Member to promptly use commercially reasonable efforts to take all actions within the reasonable control of the Borrower that are reasonably required to eliminate such tax effects) until such time as such material adverse costs would not apply to the repatriation thereof, at which time the mandatory prepayments otherwise required by Section 4.2(a), (b) or (c) with respect to such Net Cash Proceeds or Excess Cash Flow shall be made.

Conversion and Continuation Options

.  (a)  The Borrower may elect from time to time to convert Eurocurrency Loans denominated in Dollars to Base Rate Loans by giving the Administrative Agent prior irrevocable notice of such election no later than 12:00 noon, New York City time, on the Business Day preceding the proposed conversion date; provided, that any such conversion of Eurocurrency Loans may only be made on the last day of an Interest Period with respect thereto.  The Borrower may elect from time to time to convert Base Rate Loans to Eurocurrency Loans by giving the Administrative Agent prior irrevocable notice of such election no later than 1:00 p.m., New York City time, on the third Business Day preceding the proposed conversion date (which notice shall specify the length of the initial Interest Period therefore);

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provided, that no Base Rate Loan under a particular Facility may be converted into a Eurocurrency Loan when any Event of Default has occurred and is continuing and the Administrative Agent or the Majority Facility Lenders in respect of such Facility have determined in its or their sole discretion not to permit such conversions.  If the Borrower requests a conversion to Eurocurrency Loans in any such notice, but fails to specify an Interest Period, it will be deemed to have specified an Interest Period of one month.  Upon receipt of any such notice the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each relevant Lender thereof.

(b)Any Eurocurrency Loan may be continued as such upon the expiration of the then current Interest Period with respect thereto by the Borrower giving irrevocable notice to the Administrative Agent, in accordance with the applicable provisions of the term “Interest Period” set forth in Section 1.1, of the length of the next Interest Period to be applicable to such Loans; provided, that no Eurocurrency Loan denominated in Dollars under a particular Facility may be continued as such when any Event of Default has occurred and is continuing and the Administrative Agent has, or the Majority Facility Lenders in respect of such Facility have, determined in its or their sole discretion not to permit such continuations; provided, further, that if such continuation is not permitted pursuant to the preceding proviso such Dollar denominated Loans shall be automatically converted to Base Rate Loans on the last day of such then expiring Interest Period; provided, further, that if the Borrower shall fail to give any required notice as described in this Section 4.3(b) such Loans shall be automatically converted, on the last day of such then expiring Interest Period, to Eurocurrency Loans having an Interest Period of one month.  So long as no Event of Default has occurred and is continuing, if the Borrower requests a continuation of Eurocurrency Loans in any such notice, but fails to specify an Interest Period, it will be deemed to have specified an Interest Period of one month.  Upon receipt of any such notice the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each relevant Lender thereof.

Limitations on Eurocurrency Tranches

.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Agreement, all borrowings, conversions and continuations of Eurocurrency Loans hereunder and all selections of Interest Periods hereunder shall be in such amounts and be made pursuant to such elections so that, (a) after giving effect thereto, the aggregate principal amount of the Eurocurrency Loans comprising each Eurocurrency Tranche shall be equal to $5,000,000 or a whole multiple of $1,000,000 in excess thereof and (b) no more than fifteen Eurocurrency Tranches shall be outstanding at any one time.

Interest Rates and Payment Dates; Administrative Agent Fees; Other Fees

.  (a)  Each Eurocurrency Loan shall bear interest on the outstanding principal amount thereof for each day during each Interest Period with respect thereto at a rate per annum equal to the Eurocurrency Rate determined for such day plus the Applicable Margin.

(b)Each Base Rate Loan shall bear interest on the outstanding principal amount thereof at a rate per annum equal to the Base Rate plus the Applicable Margin.

(c) (i) If any portion of the principal of any Loan or Reimbursement Obligation is not paid when due (whether at the stated maturity, by acceleration or otherwise), such portion of such principal shall bear interest at a rate per annum equal to (x) in the case of the Loans, the rate that would otherwise be applicable thereto pursuant to Section 4.5(a) or 4.5(b) plus

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2.00% per annum or (y) in the case of Reimbursement Obligations, the rate applicable to Base Rate Loans under the Revolving Facility plus 2.00% per annum and (ii) if all or a portion of any interest payable on any Loan or Reimbursement Obligation or any commitment fee or other amount payable hereunder is not paid when due (whether at the stated maturity, by acceleration or otherwise), such overdue amount shall bear interest at a rate per annum equal to the rate then applicable to Base Rate Loans under the relevant Facility plus 2.00% per annum (or, in the case of any such other amounts that do not relate to a particular Facility, the rate then applicable to Base Rate Loans under the Revolving Facility plus 2.00% per annum), in each case, with respect to both clause (i) and clause (ii) above, from the date of such non-payment until such amount is paid in full (as well after as before judgment).

(d)Interest shall be payable in arrears on each Interest Payment Date; provided, that interest accruing pursuant to Section 4.5(c) shall be payable from time to time on demand.

(e)The Borrower agrees to pay to the Administrative Agent and the Other Representatives any fees in the amounts and on the dates previously agreed to in writing by the Borrower, the Other Representatives and the Administrative Agent in connection with this Agreement.

Computation of Interest and Fees

.  (a)  Interest and fees payable pursuant hereto shall be calculated on the basis of a 360-day year for the actual days elapsed, except that, with respect to Base Rate Loans the rate of interest on which is calculated on the basis of the Prime Rate, the interest thereon shall be calculated on the basis of a 365- (or 366-, as the case may be) day year for the actual days elapsed.  The Administrative Agent shall as soon as practicable notify the Borrower and the relevant Lenders of each determination of a Eurocurrency Rate.  Any change in the interest rate on a Loan resulting from a change in the Base Rate or the Statutory Reserve Rate shall become effective as of the opening of business on the day on which such change becomes effective.  The Administrative Agent shall as soon as practicable notify the Borrower and the relevant Lenders of the effective date and the amount of each such change in interest rate.  Interest shall accrue on each Loan for each day on which it is made or outstanding, except the day on which it is repaid unless it is repaid on the same day that it was made.

(b)Each determination of an interest rate by the Administrative Agent pursuant to any provision of this Agreement shall be conclusive and binding on the Borrower and the Lenders in the absence of manifest error.  The Administrative Agent shall, at the request of the Borrower, deliver to the Borrower a statement showing the quotations used by the Administrative Agent in determining any interest rate pursuant to Section 4.5(a).

(c)In the event that any financial statement or compliance certificate delivered pursuant to Sections 7.1 or 7.2 respectively is inaccurate, and such inaccuracy, if corrected, would have led to the application of a higher Commitment Fee Rate for any period (an “Applicable Period”) than the Commitment Fee Rate applied for such Applicable Period, then (i) the Borrower shall promptly deliver to the Administrative Agent a corrected financial statement and a corrected compliance certificate for such Applicable Period, (ii) the Commitment Fee Rate shall be determined based on the corrected compliance certificate for such Applicable Period, and

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(iii) the Borrower shall promptly pay to the Administrative Agent (for the account of the Lenders and the Issuing Lenders during the Applicable Period or their successors and assigns) the accrued additional interest owing as a result of such increased Commitment Fee Rate for such Applicable Period.  This Section 4.6(c) shall not limit the rights of the Administrative Agent or the Lenders with respect to Section 4.5(b) and Section 9 hereof, and shall survive the termination of this Agreement.

4.7Inability to Determine Interest Rate; Benchmark Replacement.

(a)If prior to the first day of any Interest Period:

(i)the Administrative Agent shall have determined (which determination shall be conclusive and binding upon the Borrower absent manifest error) that, by reason of circumstances affecting the relevant market, adequate and reasonable means do not exist for ascertaining the Eurocurrency Rate or the Eurodollar Base Rate, as applicable (including, without limitation, because the LIBO Rate is not available or published on a current basis), for the applicable currency and such Interest Period, or

(ii)the Administrative Agent shall have received notice from the Majority Facility Lenders in respect of the relevant Facility that the Eurocurrency Rate or the Eurodollar Base Rate, as applicable, determined or to be determined for such Interest Period will not adequately and fairly reflect the cost to such Lenders (as conclusively certified by such Lenders) of making or maintaining their affected Loans during such Interest Period,

then the Administrative Agent shall give written notice thereof to the Borrower and the relevant Lenders as soon as practicable thereafter.  If such notice is given (x) any Eurocurrency Loans under the relevant Facility requested to be made on the first day of such Interest Period shall be made as Base Rate Loans (provided, that the Borrower may rescind such request promptly after receipt of such notice), (y) any Loans under the relevant Facility that were to have been converted on the first day of such Interest Period to Eurocurrency Loans shall be continued as Base Rate Loans and (z) any outstanding Eurocurrency Loans under the relevant Facility shall be converted, on the last day of the then-current Interest Period, to Base Rate Loans.  Until such notice has been withdrawn by the Administrative Agent, no further Eurocurrency Loans under the relevant Facility shall be made or continued as such, nor shall the Borrower have the right to convert Loans under the relevant Facility to Eurocurrency Loans.

(b)Benchmark Replacement. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein or in any other Loan Document, upon the occurrence of a Benchmark Transition Event or an Early Opt-in Election, as applicable, the Administrative Agent and the Borrower may amend this Agreement to replace the LIBO Rate with a Benchmark Replacement. Any such amendment with respect to a Benchmark Transition Event will become effective at 5:00 p.m., New York time, on the fifth Business Day after the Administrative Agent has posted such proposed amendment to all Lenders and the Borrower so long as the Administrative Agent has not received, by such time, written notice of objection to such amendment from Lenders comprising the Required Lenders.

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Any such amendment with respect to an Early Opt-in Election will become effective on the date that Lenders comprising the Required Lenders have delivered to the Administrative Agent written notice that such Required Lenders accept such amendment. No replacement of the LIBO Rate with a Benchmark Replacement pursuant to this clause (b) will occur prior to the applicable Benchmark Transition Start Date.

(c)Benchmark Replacement Conforming Changes. In connection with the implementation of a Benchmark Replacement, the Administrative Agent will have the right to make Benchmark Replacement Conforming Changes from time to time and, notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein or in any other Loan Document, any amendments implementing such Benchmark Replacement Conforming Changes will become effective without any further action or consent of any other party to this Agreement.

(d)Notices; Standards for Decisions and Determinations. The Administrative Agent will promptly notify the Borrower and the Lenders of (i) any occurrence of a Benchmark Transition Event or an Early Opt-in Election, as applicable, and its related Benchmark Replacement Date and Benchmark Transition Start Date, (ii) the implementation of any Benchmark Replacement, (iii) the effectiveness of any Benchmark Replacement Conforming Changes, and (iv) the commencement or conclusion of any Benchmark Unavailability Period. Any determination, decision or election that may be made by the Administrative Agent or Lenders pursuant to this Section 4.7, including any determination with respect to a tenor, rate or adjustment or of the occurrence or non-occurrence of an event, circumstance or date and any decision to take or refrain from taking any action, will be conclusive and binding absent manifest error and may be made in its or their sole discretion and without consent from any other party hereto, except, in each case, as expressly required pursuant to this Section 4.7.

(e)Benchmark Unavailability Period. Upon the Borrower’s receipt of notice of the commencement of a Benchmark Unavailability Period, the Borrower may revoke any request for a Eurocurrency Loan of, conversion to or continuation of Eurocurrency Loans to be made, converted or continued during any Benchmark Unavailability Period and, failing that, the Borrower will be deemed to have converted any such request into a request for a Loan of or conversion to Base Rate Loans. During any Benchmark Unavailability Period, the component of Base Rate based upon LIBO Rate will not be used in any determination of Base Rate.

Pro Rata Treatment and Payments

.  (a)  Each borrowing by the Borrower from the Lenders hereunder, each payment by the Borrower on account of any commitment fee and any reduction of the Commitments of the Lenders shall be made pro rata according to the respective Term Percentages or Revolving Percentages, as the case may be of the relevant Lenders.

(b)Each payment (including each prepayment but excluding any purchase of Loans pursuant to Section 11.6(g)) by the Borrower on account of principal of and interest on the Term Loans shall be made, pro rata according to the respective outstanding principal amounts of the Term Loans then held by the Term Lenders.  Amounts prepaid on account of the Term Loans may not be reborrowed.

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(c)Each payment (including each prepayment) by the Borrower on account of principal of and interest on the Revolving Loans shall be made pro rata according to the respective outstanding principal amounts of the Revolving Loans then held by the Revolving Lenders.

(d)All payments (including prepayments) to be made by the Borrower hereunder, whether on account of principal, interest, fees or otherwise, shall be made without setoff or counterclaim and shall be made prior to 1:00 p.m., New York City time, on the due date thereof to the Administrative Agent, for the account of the Lenders, at the Funding Office, in Dollars and in immediately available funds.  The Administrative Agent shall distribute such payments to the Lenders promptly upon receipt in like funds as received.  If any payment hereunder (other than payments on the Eurocurrency Loans) becomes due and payable on a day other than a Business Day, such payment shall be extended to the next succeeding Business Day.  If any payment on a Eurocurrency Loan becomes due and payable on a day other than a Business Day, the maturity thereof shall be extended to the next succeeding Business Day unless the result of such extension would be to extend such payment into another calendar month, in which event such payment shall be made on the immediately preceding Business Day.  In the case of any extension of any payment of principal pursuant to the preceding two sentences, interest thereon shall be payable at the then applicable rate during such extension.

(e)Unless the Administrative Agent shall have been notified in writing by any Lender prior to a borrowing that such Lender will not make the amount that would constitute its share of such borrowing available to the Administrative Agent, the Administrative Agent may assume that such Lender is making such amount available to the Administrative Agent, and the Administrative Agent may, in reliance upon such assumption, make available to the Borrower a corresponding amount.  If such amount is not made available to the Administrative Agent by the required time on the Borrowing Date therefor, such Lender shall pay to the Administrative Agent, on demand, such amount with interest thereon at a rate equal to the greater of (i) the Federal Funds Effective Rate and (ii) a rate determined by the Administrative Agent in accordance with banking industry rules on interbank compensation for the period until such Lender makes such amount immediately available to the Administrative Agent.  A certificate of the Administrative Agent submitted to any Lender with respect to any amounts owing under this Section 4.8(e) shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error.  If such Lender’s share of such borrowing is not made available to the Administrative Agent by such Lender within three Business Days of such Borrowing Date, the Administrative Agent shall also be entitled to recover such amount with interest thereon at the rate per annum applicable to Base Rate Loans under the relevant Facility, on demand, from the Borrower.

(f)Unless the Administrative Agent shall have been notified in writing by the Borrower prior to the date of any payment due to be made by the Borrower hereunder that the Borrower will not make such payment to the Administrative Agent, the Administrative Agent may assume that the Borrower is making such payment, and the Administrative Agent may, but shall not be required to, in reliance upon such assumption, make available to the Lenders their respective pro rata shares of a corresponding amount.  If such payment is not made to the Administrative Agent by the Borrower within three Business Days after such due date, the Administrative Agent shall be entitled to recover, on demand, from each Lender to which any

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amount which was made available pursuant to the preceding sentence, such amount with interest thereon at the rate per annum equal to the daily average Federal Funds Effective Rate.  Nothing herein shall be deemed to limit the rights of the Administrative Agent or any Lender against the Borrower.

Requirements of Law

.  (a)  If the adoption of or any change in any Requirement of Law or in the interpretation or application thereof, or compliance by any Lender or the Administrative Agent with any request or directive whether or not having the force of law from any central bank or other Governmental Authority made subsequent to the date such Lender or the Administrative Agent, as applicable, becomes a party hereto:

(i)shall subject any Lender or the Administrative Agent to any Tax of any kind whatsoever with respect to this Agreement, or any other Loan Documents, and Commitment or Obligation, any Letter of Credit, any Application or any Eurocurrency Loan made by it, or its deposits, reserves, other liabilities or capital attributable thereto, or change the basis of taxation of payments to such Lender in respect thereof (except for Non-Excluded Taxes imposed on amounts payable hereunder, Other Taxes and Excluded Taxes; provided, that this provision shall not affect any obligation of the Borrower under Section 4.10);

(ii)shall impose, modify or hold applicable any reserve, liquidity requirements, special deposit, compulsory loan or similar requirement against assets held by, deposits or other liabilities in or for the account of, advances, loans or other extensions of credit by, or any other acquisition of funds by, any office of such Lender that is not otherwise included in the determination of the Eurocurrency Rate hereunder; or

(iii)shall impose on such Lender any other condition; and

the result of any of the foregoing is to increase the cost to such Lender or the Administrative Agent, by an amount that such Lender or the Administrative Agent, as applicable, reasonably deems to be material, of making, converting into, continuing or maintaining Eurocurrency Loans or issuing or participating in Letters of Credit, or to reduce any amount receivable hereunder in respect thereof, then, in any such case, the Borrower shall promptly pay such Lender or the Administrative Agent, upon its written demand (accompanied by a certificate of the type described in Section 4.9(c)), any additional amounts necessary to compensate such Lender or the Administrative Agent for such increased cost or reduced amount receivable.  If any Lender or the Administrative Agent becomes entitled to claim any additional amounts pursuant to this Section 4.9(a), it shall promptly notify the Borrower (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) of the event by reason of which it has become so entitled.

(b)If any Lender shall have reasonably determined that the adoption of or any change in any Requirement of Law regarding capital adequacy or liquidity requirements or in the interpretation or application thereof or compliance by such Lender or any corporation controlling such Lender with any request or directive regarding capital adequacy or liquidity

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requirements whether or not having the force of law from any Governmental Authority made subsequent to the date such Lender becomes a party hereto shall have the effect of reducing the rate of return on such Lenders or such corporations capital as a consequence of its obligations hereunder or under or in respect of any Letter of Credit to a level below that which such Lender or such corporation could have achieved but for such adoption, change or compliance (taking into consideration such Lenders or such corporations policies with respect to capital adequacy or liquidity requirements and such Lenders desired return on capital) by an amount reasonably deemed by such Lender to be material, then from time to time, after submission by such Lender to the Borrower (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) of a written request (accompanied by a certificate of the type described in clause (c) below) therefor, the Borrower shall pay to such Lender such additional amount or amounts as will compensate such Lender or such corporation for such reduction.  For purposes of this Agreement, and notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, (x) the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and all requests, rules, regulations, guidelines or directives thereunder or issued in connection therewith and (y) all requests, rules, guidelines or directives promulgated by the Bank for International Settlements, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (or any successor or similar authority) or the United States or foreign regulatory authorities, in each case pursuant to Basel III, shall be deemed to be have been enacted, adopted or issued after the date each Lender has become a party hereto, regardless of the date such act, requests, rules, regulations, guidelines or directives enacted, adopted or issued.

(c)A certificate as to any additional amounts payable pursuant to this Section 4.9 submitted by any Lender to the Borrower (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 4.9, the Borrower shall not be required to compensate a Lender pursuant to this Section 4.9 for any amounts Incurred more than six months prior to the date that such Lender notifies the Borrower of such Lender’s intention to claim compensation therefor; provided, that, if the circumstances giving rise to such claim have a retroactive effect, then such six-month period shall be extended to include the period of such retroactive effect. The obligations of the Borrower pursuant to this Section 4.9 shall survive the termination of this Agreement and the payment of the Loans and all other amounts payable hereunder.

Taxes

.  (a)  Except to the extent required under applicable law, all payments made under this Agreement or any other Loan Document shall be made free and clear of, and without deduction or withholding for any Taxes.  If any applicable law (as determined in the good faith discretion of an applicable Withholding Agent) requires the deduction or withholding of any Tax from any such payment by a Withholding Agent, then the applicable Withholding Agent shall be entitled to make such deduction or withholding and shall timely pay the full amount deducted or withheld to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with applicable law and, if such Tax is a Non-Excluded Tax (as defined below), then the sum payable by the applicable Loan Party shall be increased as necessary so that after such deduction or withholding has been made (including such deductions and withholdings applicable to additional sums payable under this Section 4.10) the Administrative Agent or Lender receives an amount equal to the sum it would have received had no such deduction or withholding been made; provided, however, that, for the avoidance of doubt, the Borrower shall not be required to increase any such amounts payable to any Lender or the Administrative Agent with respect to any Excluded Taxes.

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(b)Non-Excluded Taxes” shall mean all Taxes other than Excluded Taxes.  “Excluded Taxes” shall mean Taxes (i) measured by net income (however denominated), branch profits Taxes and franchise Taxes imposed on the Administrative Agent or any Lender or its applicable lending office or any branch, in each case as a result of a present or former connection between the Administrative Agent or such Lender and the jurisdiction of the Governmental Authority imposing such Tax or any political subdivision or taxing authority thereof or therein (other than any such connection arising from the Administrative  Agent or such Lender having executed, delivered or performed its obligations or received a payment under, received or perfected a security interest under, engaged in any other transaction pursuant to or enforced, this Agreement or any other Loan Document, or sold or assigned an interest in any Loan or Loan Document), (ii) that are attributable to such Lender’s or the Administrative Agent’s failure to comply (other than as a result of any change in any Requirement of Law) with the requirements of Sections 4.10(e) or (f), (iii) that are United States federal withholding taxes imposed on amounts payable to such Lender at the time such Lender becomes a party to this Agreement (other than pursuant to a replacement by the Borrower under Section 4.13), except to the extent that such Lender’s assignor (if any) was entitled, at the time of assignment to receive additional amounts from the Borrower with respect to the Taxes pursuant to this Section 4.10 and (iv) any withholding taxes imposed under FATCA.

(c)In addition, but without duplication of Section 4.10(a), the Borrower shall pay any Other Taxes to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with applicable law.

(d)Whenever any Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes are payable by or on account of a Loan Party, as promptly as possible thereafter the Borrower shall send to the Administrative Agent for its own account or for the account of the relevant Lender, as the case may be, a certified copy of an original official receipt received by the Borrower showing payment thereof.  If the Borrower fails to pay or cause to be paid any Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes when due to the appropriate taxing authority or fails to remit or cause to be remitted to the Administrative Agent the required receipts or other required documentary evidence, the Loan Parties shall indemnify the Administrative Agent and the Lenders for any incremental taxes, interest or penalties that may become payable by the Administrative Agent or any Lender as a result of any such failure.

(e)Each Lender or the Administrative Agent (or Transferee) that is not a “United States person” as defined in Section 7701(a)(30) of the Code (a “Non-U.S. Lender”) shall deliver to the Borrower and the Administrative Agent (or, in the case of a Participant, to the Lender from which the related participation shall have been purchased) two copies of either U.S. Internal Revenue Service Form W-8IMY (together with any required attachments), Form W-8EXP and/or Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E (claiming benefits of an applicable tax treaty) or Form W-8ECI, as applicable (or successor form) or, in the case of a Non-U.S. Lender claiming exemption from U.S. federal withholding tax under Section 871(h) or 881(c) of the Code with respect to payments of “portfolio interest”, a statement substantially in the form of Exhibit F and a Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E, or any subsequent versions thereof or successors thereto, properly completed and duly executed by such Non-U.S. Lender claiming complete exemption from, or a reduced rate of, U.S. federal withholding tax on all payments by the Borrower under this

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Agreement and the other Loan Documents.  Such forms shall be delivered by each Non-U.S. Lender on or before the date it becomes a party to this Agreement (or, in the case of any Participant, on or before the date such Participant purchases the related participation).  In addition, each Non-U.S. Lender shall deliver properly updated forms promptly upon the obsolescence or invalidity of any form previously delivered by such Non-U.S. Lender.  Each Non-U.S. Lender shall promptly notify the Borrower and the Administrative Agent at any time it determines that it is no longer in a position to provide any previously delivered certificate to the Borrower or the Administrative Agent (or any other form of certification adopted by the U.S. taxing authorities for such purpose).  Notwithstanding any other provision of this Section 4.10(e), a Non-U.S. Lender shall not be required to deliver any form pursuant to this Section 4.10(e) that such Non-U.S. Lender is not legally able to deliver.  Each Lender or the Administrative Agent that is not a Non-U.S. Lender shall furnish an accurate and complete U.S. Internal Revenue Service Form W-9 (or successor form) establishing that such Lender or the Administrative Agent is not subject to U.S. backup withholding, and to the extent it may lawfully do so at such times, provide a new Form W-9 (or successor form) upon the expiration or obsolescence of any previously delivered form.

(f)A Lender or the Administrative Agent that is entitled to an exemption from or reduction of withholding tax with respect to payments under this Agreement or any other Loan Document shall deliver to the Borrower (with a copy to the Administrative Agent), at the time or times prescribed by applicable law and upon reasonable request in writing by the Borrower or the Administrative Agent, such properly completed and executed documentation prescribed by applicable law as will permit such payments to be made without withholding or at a reduced rate. In addition, any Lender, if reasonably requested by the Borrower or the Administrative Agent, shall deliver such other documentation prescribed by applicable law or reasonably requested by the Borrower or the Administrative Agent as will enable the Borrower or the Administrative Agent to determine whether or not such Lender is subject to backup withholding or information reporting requirements. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the preceding two sentences, the completion, execution and submission of such documentation (other than such documentation set forth in Section 4.10(d)) shall not be required if in such Lender’s or the Administrative Agent’s reasonable judgment such completion, execution or submission would subject such Lender or the Administrative Agent to any material unreimbursed cost or expense or would materially prejudice the legal or commercial position of such Lender or the Administrative Agent.

(g)If any Lender or the Administrative Agent determines, in its reasonable discretion, that it has received a refund of any Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes as to which it has been indemnified by the Borrower or with respect to which the Borrower has paid additional amounts pursuant to this Section 4.10, it shall promptly pay over such refund to the Borrower (but only to the extent of indemnity payments made, or additional amounts paid, by the Borrower under this Section 4.10 with respect to the Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes giving rise to such refund), net of all out-of-pocket expenses of the Administrative Agent or such Lender and without interest (other than any interest paid by the relevant Governmental Authority with respect to such refund); provided, that the Borrower, upon the request of the Administrative Agent or such Lender, agrees to repay the amount paid over to the Borrower (plus any penalties, interest or other charges imposed by the relevant Governmental Authority) to the Administrative Agent or such Lender in the event the Administrative Agent or such Lender is required to repay such refund

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to such Governmental Authority.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 4.10(g), in no event will any Lender or the Administrative Agent be required to pay any amount to any Loan Party under this Section 4.10(g) the payment of which would place such Lender or the Administrative Agent in a materially less favorable net after-Tax position than such Lender or the Administrative Agent would have been in if the Tax subject to indemnification and giving rise to such refund had not been deducted, withheld or otherwise imposed and the indemnification payments or additional amounts with respect to such Tax had never been paid.  This Section 4.10(g) shall not be construed to require the Administrative Agent or any Lender to make available its tax returns (or any other information relating to its taxes which it deems confidential) to the Borrower or any other Person.

(h)The Borrower and each Loan Party shall indemnify each Lender and the Administrative Agent within twenty (20) days after written demand therefor, for the full amount of any Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes paid or payable by such Lender or the Administrative Agent or any of their respective Affiliates, as applicable, on or with respect to any payment by or on account of any obligation of the Borrower or such Loan Party hereunder (including Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes imposed or asserted on or attributable to amounts payable under this Section 4.10) or otherwise arising in connection with this Agreement or any other Loan Document and any reasonable expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant Governmental Authority; provided, however, that neither the Borrower nor any Loan Party shall be obligated to make payment to any Lender or the Administrative Agent, as applicable, pursuant to this Section 4.10(h) in respect of penalties, interest or other similar liabilities attributable to such Non-Excluded Taxes or Other Taxes if such penalties, interest or other similar liabilities are attributable to the gross negligence or willful misconduct of such Lender or the Administrative Agent, as the case may be, seeking indemnification as determined in a final, non-appealable judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction.  An original official receipt, or certified copy thereof, as to the amount of such payment, delivered to the Borrower by a Lender or by the Administrative Agent on its own behalf or on behalf of any such Person, shall be conclusive absent manifest error.

(i)The agreements in this Section 4.10 shall survive resignation or replacement of the Administrative Agent or any assignment of rights by, or the replacement of, a Lender, the termination of the Commitments or this Agreement and the repayment, satisfaction or discharge of the Loans, Obligations and all other amounts payable under any Loan Document.

(j)If a Lender changes its applicable lending office (other than with respect to the designation of a new lending office pursuant to a request by the Borrower under Section 4.12) or assigns its rights or sells participations therein and the effect of the change, assignment or participation, as of the date of the change, would be to cause the Borrower to become obligated to pay any additional amount under Section 4.9(a)(i) or 4.10, the Borrower shall not be obligated to pay such additional amount in excess of amounts the Borrower was obligated to pay prior to such change, assignment or participation.

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Lender or the Administrative Agent were to fail to comply with the applicable reporting requirements of FATCA (including those contained in Section 1471(b) or 1472(b) of the Code, as applicable), such Lender or the Administrative Agent shall deliver to the Borrower and the Administrative Agent at the time or times prescribed by law and at such time or times reasonably requested by the Borrower or the Administrative Agent, such documentation prescribed by applicable law (including as prescribed by Section 1471(b)(3)(C)(i) of the Code) and such additional documentation reasonably requested by the Borrower or the Administrative Agent as may be necessary for the Borrower and the Administrative Agent to comply with their obligations under FATCA and to determine that such Lender or the Administrative Agent has complied with such Lenders or the Administrative Agents obligations under FATCA or to determine the amount to deduct and withhold from such payment.  Solely for purposes of this 4.10(k), FATCA shall include any amendments made to FATCA after the date of this Agreement.

Indemnity

.  The Borrower agrees to indemnify each Lender, upon its written request (which request shall set forth in reasonable detail the basis for requesting such compensation and the calculation of the amount of such compensation), for all losses, expenses and liabilities (including any loss, expense or liability incurred by reason of the liquidation or reemployment of deposits or other funds required by such Lender to fund its Eurocurrency Loans but excluding loss of anticipated profits) that such Lender may sustain or incur as a consequence of (a) default by the Borrower in making a borrowing of, conversion into or continuation of Eurocurrency Loans after the Borrower has given a notice requesting the same in accordance with the provisions of this Agreement, (b) default by the Borrower in making any prepayment of or conversion from Eurocurrency Loans after the Borrower has given a notice thereof in accordance with the provisions of this Agreement or (c) the making of a prepayment of Eurocurrency Loans on a day that is not the last day of an Interest Period with respect thereto.  Such indemnification may include an amount equal to the excess, if any, of (i) the amount of interest that would have accrued on the amount so prepaid, or not so borrowed, converted or continued, for the period from the date of such prepayment or of such failure to borrow, convert or continue to the last day of such Interest Period (or, in the case of a failure to borrow, convert or continue, the Interest Period that would have commenced on the date of such failure) in each case at the applicable rate of interest for such Loans provided for herein (excluding, however, the Applicable Margin included therein, if any) over (ii) the amount of interest (as reasonably determined by such Lender) that would have accrued to such Lender on such amount by placing such amount on deposit for a comparable period with leading banks in the interbank eurodollar market.  A certificate as to any amounts payable pursuant to this Section 4.11 submitted to the Borrower by any Lender shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error.  This covenant shall survive the termination of this Agreement and the payment of the Loans and all other amounts payable hereunder.

Change of Lending Office

.  Each Lender agrees that, upon the occurrence of any event giving rise to the operation of Section 4.9, 4.10(a) or 4.15 with respect to such Lender, it will, if requested by the Borrower, use reasonable efforts (subject to overall policy considerations of such Lender) to designate another lending office for any Loans or Letters of Credit affected by such event with the object of avoiding the consequences of such event; provided, that such designation is made on terms that, in the sole judgment of such Lender, cause such Lender and its lending office(s) to suffer no economic, legal or regulatory disadvantage; provided, further, that nothing in this Section 4.12 shall affect or postpone any of the obligations of the Borrower or the

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rights of any Lender pursuant to Section 4.9, 4.10(a) or 4.15.  Subject to the terms and conditions set forth in Section 10.7, the Borrower hereby agrees to pay all reasonable costs and expenses incurred by any Lender in connection with any such designation or assignment.

Replacement of Lenders

.  (a)The Borrower may replace (at its sole expense and effort), with a replacement lender reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, any Lender that (a) requests payment of any amounts payable under Section 4.9, 4.10(a) or 4.15, (b) is a Defaulting Lender hereunder or (c) declines to deliver any requested consent to a waiver, amendment or other modification of any provision of the Loan Documents that has been consented to by the Borrower, the Administrative Agent, the Required Lenders and, if otherwise required, the Majority Facility Lenders (any such Lender who does not agree to such consent, waiver or other modification, a “Non-Consenting Lender”), but only if (i) such replacement does not conflict with any Requirement of Law, (ii) [reserved], (iii) prior to any such replacement, such Lender has taken no action under Section 4.12 so as to eliminate the demand or condition giving rise to the Borrower’s replacement right, (iv) the replacement lender purchases, at par, all Loans and other amounts owing to the replaced Lender on or prior to the date of replacement and assumes all obligations of the replaced Lender under the Loan Documents in accordance with Section 11.6 (except that the Borrower shall pay the registration and processing fee referred to therein), (v) the Borrower compensates the replaced Lender under Section 4.11 if any Eurocurrency Loan outstanding to the replaced Lender is purchased other than on the last day of the Interest Period relating thereto, (vi) in the case of any such replacement resulting from a claim for compensation under Section 4.9 or Section 4.10, such replacement will result in a reduction in such compensation or payments thereafter, and (vii) the Borrower shall pay the replaced Lender all amounts payable under Section 4.9 or Section 4.10.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, all rights and claims of the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and the Lenders against any replaced Lender that has defaulted in its obligation to make Loans hereunder shall be in all respects  and unaffected by the replacement of such Lender.

(b)If the Borrower is unable to find a replacement for any Non-Consenting Lender, the Borrower may purchase the outstanding principal of such Non-Consenting Lender’s Loans (and terminate its undrawn Commitments), in each case, subject to the terms and conditions set forth in Section 11.6(g).

Evidence of Debt

.  (a)  Each Lender shall maintain in accordance with its usual practice an account or accounts evidencing Indebtedness of the Borrower to such Lender resulting from each Loan of such Lender from time to time, including the amounts of principal and interest payable and paid to such Lender from time to time under this Agreement.

(b)The Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Borrower, shall maintain the Register pursuant to Section 11.6(b), and a sub-account therein for each Lender, in which shall be recorded (i) the amount of each Loan made hereunder and any Note evidencing such Loan, the Type of such Loan and each Interest Period applicable thereto, (ii) the amount of any principal or interest due and payable or to become due and payable from the Borrower to each Lender hereunder and (iii) both the amount of any sum received by the Administrative Agent hereunder from the Borrower and each Lender’s share thereof.

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(c)The entries made in the Register and the accounts of each Lender maintained pursuant to Section 4.14(a) shall, to the extent permitted by applicable law, be prima facie evidence of the existence and amounts of the obligations of the Borrower therein recorded, but the failure of any Lender or the Administrative Agent to maintain the Register or any such account, or any error therein, shall not in any manner affect the obligation of the Borrower to repay (with applicable interest) the Loans made to the Borrower by such Lender in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.

(d)The Borrower agrees that, upon the request to the Administrative Agent by any Lender, the Borrower will execute and deliver to such Lender a promissory note of the Borrower evidencing any Term Loans, Revolving Loans or Swingline Loans, as the case may be, of such Lender, substantially in the forms of Exhibit G-1, G-2 or G-3, respectively, with appropriate insertions as to date and principal amount.

Illegality

.  Notwithstanding any other provision herein, if the adoption of or any change in any Requirement of Law or in the interpretation or application thereof shall make it unlawful for any Lender to make or maintain Eurocurrency Loans as contemplated by this Agreement, (a) the commitment of such Lender hereunder to make Eurocurrency Loans, continue Eurocurrency Loans as such and convert Base Rate Loans to Eurocurrency Loans shall forthwith be canceled and (b) such Lender’s Loans then outstanding as Eurocurrency Loans, if any, shall be converted automatically to Base Rate Loans on the respective last days of the then current Interest Periods with respect to such Loans or within such earlier period as required by law.  If any such conversion of a Eurocurrency Loan occurs on a day which is not the last day of the then current Interest Period with respect thereto, the Borrower shall pay to such Lender such amounts, if any, as may be required pursuant to Section 4.11.

Defaulting Lenders

.  Notwithstanding any provision of this Agreement to the contrary, if any Lender becomes a Defaulting Lender, then the following provisions shall apply for so long as such Lender is a Defaulting Lender, to the extent permitted by applicable Requirement of Law:

(a)fees shall cease to accrue on the unfunded portion of the Revolving Commitment of such Defaulting Lender pursuant to Section 3.5 (and Borrower shall not be required to pay any such fee that would have otherwise been required to such Defaulting Lender);

(b)the Aggregate Exposure of such Defaulting Lender shall not be included in determining whether all Lenders, the Required Lenders or the Majority Facility Lenders under any Facility have taken or may take any action hereunder (including any consent to any amendment or waiver pursuant to Section 11.1); provided, that this clause (b)  shall not apply to the vote of a Defaulting Lender in the case of any waiver, amendment or modification requiring the consent of all Lenders or each affected Lender which affects such Defaulting Lender differently than other affected Lenders under Section 11.1;

(c)if any Swingline Exposure or any L/C Obligations exists at the time a Lender becomes a Defaulting Lender then:

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(i)all or any part of such Defaulting Lenders Swingline Exposure and L/C Obligations shall be reallocated among the Non-Defaulting Lenders in accordance with their respective Revolving Percentages but only to the extent (x) the sum of all Non-Defaulting Lenders Revolving Extensions of Credit plus such Defaulting Lenders Swingline Exposure and L/C Obligations does not exceed the total of all Non-Defaulting Lenders Revolving Commitments and (y) the sum of the Revolving Extensions of Credit, Swingline Exposure and L/C Obligations of any Non-Defaulting Lender does not exceed such Non-Defaulting Lender’s Revolving Commitment;

(ii)if the reallocation described in clause (i) above cannot, or can only partially, be effected, the Borrower shall within two (2) Business Days following notice by the Administrative Agent (x) first, prepay such Swingline Exposure and any unpaid Reimbursement Obligations and (y) second, Cash Collateralize such Defaulting Lender’s remaining L/C Obligations (after giving effect to any partial reallocation pursuant to clause (i) above) in accordance with the procedures set forth in Section 3.7(a) for so long as such L/C Obligations are outstanding;

(iii)if the Borrower Cash Collateralizes any portion of such Defaulting Lender’s L/C Obligations pursuant to Section 4.16(c)(ii) and Section 3.7(a), the Borrower shall not be required to pay any fees to such Defaulting Lender pursuant to Section 3.9(a) or (b) with respect to such Defaulting Lender’s L/C Obligations during the period such Defaulting Lender’s L/C Obligations are cash collateralized;

(iv)if the L/C Obligations of the Non-Defaulting Lenders is reallocated pursuant to Section 4.16(c)(i), then the fees payable to the Lenders pursuant to Section 3.9(a) shall be adjusted in accordance with such Non-Defaulting Lenders’ Revolving Percentages; or

(v)if any Defaulting Lender’s L/C Obligations are neither cash collateralized nor reallocated pursuant to Section 4.16(c)(i) or (ii), then, without prejudice to any rights or remedies of any Issuing Lender or any Lender hereunder, all facility fees that otherwise would have been payable to such Defaulting Lender (solely with respect to the portion of such Defaulting Lender’s Commitment that was utilized by such L/C Obligations) and letter of credit fees payable under Section 3.9(a) with respect to such Defaulting Lender’s L/C Obligations shall be payable to the applicable Issuing Lenders until such L/C Obligations are cash collateralized and/or reallocated;

(d)so long as such Lender is a Defaulting Lender, the Swingline Lender shall not be required to fund any Swingline Loan and each Issuing Lender shall not be required to issue, amend, extend or increase any Letter of Credit, unless it is satisfied that the related exposure

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will be 100% covered by the Commitments of the Non-Defaulting Lenders and/or cash collateral will be provided by the Borrower in accordance with Section 4.16(c) and Section 3.7(a), and participating interests in any such newly issued or increased Letter of Credit or newly made Swingline Loan shall be allocated among Non-Defaulting Lenders in a manner consistent with Section 4.16(c)(i) (and Defaulting Lenders shall not participate therein); and

(e)in the event and on the date that each of the Administrative Agent, the Borrower, the Issuing Lenders and the Swingline Lender agrees that a Defaulting Lender has adequately remedied all matters that caused such Lender to be a Defaulting Lender, then the Swingline Exposure and L/C Obligations of the other Lenders shall be readjusted to reflect the inclusion of such Lender’s Revolving Commitment and on such date such Lender shall purchase at par such of the Loans of the other Lenders (other than Swingline Loans) as the Administrative Agent shall determine may be necessary in order for such Lender to hold such Loans in accordance with its Revolving Percentage; provided, that no adjustments will be made retroactively with respect to fees accrued or payments made by or on behalf of the Borrower while that Lender was a Defaulting Lender; provided, further, that, subject to Section 11.23, except to the extent otherwise expressly agreed by the affected parties, no change hereunder from Defaulting Lender to Lender will constitute a waiver or release of any claim of any party hereunder arising from that Lender’s having been a Defaulting Lender.

Incremental Facilities

.  (a)  So long as no Event of Default exists or would arise therefrom, the Borrower shall have the right, at any time and from time to time after the Closing Date to (i) request new term loan commitments under one or more new term loan credit facilities to be included in this Agreement and/or increase the principal amount of any class of Term Loans (each, an “Incremental Term Facility” and, collectively, the “Incremental Term Loan Commitments”) and/or (ii) increase the Total Revolving Commitment (each, an “Incremental Revolving Facility” and, such commitments, the “Incremental Revolving Commitments”; together with the Incremental Term Loan Commitments, the “Incremental Commitments” and, together with any Incremental Term Facility, “Incremental Facilities”; and the loans thereunder, “Incremental Revolving Loans” and, together with any Incremental Term Loans, “Incremental Loans”) so long as the aggregate outstanding principal amount of all unutilized Incremental Commitments and Incremental Loans does not exceed the Incremental Amount (and the Borrower shall deliver a certificate, on or prior to the date on which such Incremental Commitment shall become effective to the Administrative Agent certifying that the Borrower is in compliance with this Section 4.17).  Any Incremental Term Loan Commitment Incurred in the form of increases to any Class of existing Term Loans shall be identical to and form part of such Term Loans. Any Incremental Revolving Commitments shall be Incurred in the form of increases to the Revolving Commitments and shall be identical to and form part of such Revolving Facility.

(b)Each request from the Borrower pursuant to this Section 4.17 shall set forth the requested amount and proposed terms of the relevant Incremental Commitments.  The Incremental Commitments (or any portion thereof) may be made by any existing Lender or by any other bank or financial institution (any such bank or other financial institution, an “Additional Lender”) subject, in respect of any Additional Lender not already a Lender hereunder, to the same consent requirements that would apply to such Lender as an assignee pursuant to Section 11.6.  

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Any allocation of any Incremental Commitments to any Affiliated Lender shall be subject to the terms of Section 11.6(g).

(c)No Incremental Commitment or Incremental Loans shall be effective unless the Borrower delivers to the Administrative Agent an Incremental Commitment Agreement executed and delivered by the Borrower and the proposed Additional Lenders and such other documentation relating thereto as the Administrative Agent may reasonably request.  Notwithstanding anything in Section 11.1 to the contrary, an Incremental Commitment Agreement may, without the consent of any other Lender, effect such amendments to any Loan Documents as may be necessary or appropriate, in the opinion of the Borrower and the Administrative Agent, to effect the provisions of this Section 4.17; provided, however, that (i) (A) the Incremental Term Loan Commitments will not be guaranteed by any Subsidiary of the Borrower other than the Subsidiary Guarantors, and will be secured on a pari passu or (at the Borrower’s option) junior basis by the same Collateral securing the Loans, (B) the Incremental Term Loan Commitments and any incremental loans drawn thereunder (the “Incremental Term Loans”) shall rank pari passu in right of payment with or (at the Borrower’s option) junior to the Loans hereunder and (C) no Incremental Commitment Agreement may provide for any Incremental Commitment or any Incremental Term Loans to be secured by any Collateral or other assets of any Loan Party that do not also secure the Loans; (ii) no Lender will be required to provide any such Incremental Commitment unless it so agrees; (iii) the interest rate margins, upfront fees, original issue discount, any interest rate floors and any customary arrangement or commitment fees applicable to the loans made pursuant to the Incremental Commitments shall be determined by the Borrower and the applicable Additional Lenders; provided, that in the event that the All-In Yield for any Incremental Term Facility incurred by the Borrower on or prior to the date that is twelve (12) months after the Closing Date is higher than the All-In Yield for any existing Term Loans hereunder by more than 50 basis points, then the Applicable Margin for such Term Loans shall be increased to the extent necessary so that the All-In Yield for such Term Loans is equal to the All-In Yield for such Incremental Term Facility minus 50 basis points; (iv) such Incremental Commitment Agreement may provide for the inclusion, as appropriate, of Additional Lenders in any required vote or action of the Required Lenders or of the Lenders of each Tranche hereunder and may provide class protection for any additional credit facilities in a manner consistent with those provided the Facilities pursuant to the provisions of Section 11.1 as in effect on the Closing Date; (v) the final maturity date of any Incremental Loans or Incremental Commitments shall be no earlier than the Latest Maturity Date and the Weighted Average Life to Maturity of any Incremental Loans made pursuant to Incremental Term Loan Commitments shall be no shorter than the remaining Weighted Average Life to Maturity of the Term Loans; (vi) the prepayment provisions shall be determined by the Borrower and the applicable Additional Lenders; provided that they shall not be more favorable than the prepayment provisions applicable to the Term Loans; (vii) if such Incremental Loans or Incremental Commitment shall be secured on a junior basis, a Senior Representative validly acting on behalf of the holders of such Indebtedness shall have become party to the Intercreditor Agreement or  if such agreement has been previously entered into in connection with any other permitted Indebtedness secured on a junior basis, execute a joinder to such then existing agreement in substantially the form provided therein; and (viii) the other terms and documentation in respect thereof, to the extent not consistent with this Agreement as in effect prior to giving effect to the Incremental Commitment Agreement, shall otherwise be reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.

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(d)The Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Lender whenever any Incremental Commitment becomes effective.

(e)No Incremental Commitment Agreement shall become effective unless the Administrative Agent has received (i) a certificate executed by a Responsible Officer of the Borrower to the effect that no Event of Default has occurred and is continuing (subject to Section 1.3), and (ii) such additional Security Documents, legal opinions, board resolutions, certificates and other documentation as may be required by such Incremental Commitment Agreement or reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent.

(f)Upon the implementation of any Incremental Revolving Facility pursuant to this Section 4.17, (i) each Revolving Lender immediately prior to such increase will automatically and without further act be deemed to have assigned to each relevant Incremental Revolving Facility Lender, and each relevant Incremental Revolving Facility Lender will automatically and without further act be deemed to have assumed a portion of such Revolving Lender’s participations hereunder in outstanding Letters of Credit and Swingline Loans such that, after giving effect to each deemed assignment and assumption of participations, all of the Revolving Lenders’ (including each Incremental Revolving Facility Lender) (A) participations hereunder in Letters of Credit and (B) participations hereunder in Swingline Loans shall be held on a pro rata basis on the basis of their respective Revolving Commitments (after giving effect to any increase in the Revolving Commitment pursuant to this Section 4.17) and (ii) the existing Revolving Lenders shall assign Revolving Loans to certain other Revolving Lenders (including the Revolving Lenders providing the relevant Incremental Revolving Facility), and such other Revolving Lenders (including the Revolving Lenders providing the relevant Incremental Revolving Facility) shall purchase such Revolving Loans, in each case to the extent necessary so that all of the Revolving Lenders participate in each outstanding borrowing of Revolving Loans pro rata on the basis of their respective Revolving Commitments (after giving effect to any increase in the Revolving Commitment pursuant to this Section 4.17); it being understood and agreed that the minimum borrowing, pro rata borrowing and pro rata payment requirements contained elsewhere in this Agreement shall not apply to the transactions effected pursuant to the immediately preceding sentence.

(g)Subject to clause (i) below, each Incremental Commitment Agreement shall contain representations and warranties by the Borrower substantially in the form of those made by the Borrower in this Agreement, except for any exceptions, disclosures or modifications reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent, the Borrower and the Additional Lender(s) making an Incremental Commitment pursuant to such Incremental Commitment Agreement; provided that in connection with any Permitted Acquisition or similar committed investment that constitutes a Limited Condition Acquisition, such representations and warranties will be limited to Specified Representations and the Additional Lender(s) making such Incremental Commitment may elect to waive the requirement to make any other representations and warranties.

(h)In connection with any Incremental Commitment Agreement pursuant to this Section 4.17, at the direction and as reasonably requested by Administrative Agent to ensure the continuing priority of the Lien of the Mortgages as security for the Loans, (A) the Borrower or Loan Party to the Mortgages shall enter into, and deliver to the Administrative Agent

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a Modification and (B) Borrower shall deliver, or cause the title company or local counsel, as applicable, to deliver, to the Administrative Agent local counsel opinions, an endorsement to the relevant title policies, date down(s) or other documents, instruments or evidence of the priority of the Lien of the Mortgages as security for the Loans, each in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to Administrative Agent.  In addition, as reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent, the Borrower shall deliver an updated flood hazard certificate for each of the Mortgaged Properties.

(i)Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 4.17 or in any other provision of any Loan Document, if the proceeds of any Incremental Facility are intended to be applied to finance a Limited Condition Acquisition, the conditions to entering into and availability of such Incremental Facility (including applicability of customary “SunGard” or other “certain funds” conditionality), and the timing of satisfaction or waiver of any such conditions (as between being satisfied or waived upon execution of an amendment evidencing such Incremental Facility or upon the making of any Incremental Loans thereunder), shall be as agreed to among the Borrower and the Incremental Lenders.

Extension Amendments

.  (a)  The Borrower may at any time and from time to time request that all or a portion, including one or more Tranches, of any commitments or the Loans (including any Extended Loans), each existing at the time of such request (each, an “Existing Tranche” and the Loans of such Tranche, the “Existing Loans”) be converted to extend the termination date thereof and the scheduled maturity date(s) of any payment of principal with respect to all or a portion of any principal amount of any Existing Tranche (any such Existing Tranche which has been so extended, “Extended Tranche” and the Loans of such Tranche, the “Extended Loans”) and to provide for other terms consistent with this Section 4.18.  In order to establish any Extended Tranche, the Borrower shall provide a notice to the Administrative Agent (who shall provide a copy of such notice to each of the Lenders of the applicable Existing Tranche) (an “Extension Request”) setting forth the proposed terms of the Extended Tranche to be established, which terms (other than provided in Section 4.18(c) below) shall be identical to those applicable to the Existing Tranche from which they are to be extended (the “Specified Existing Tranche”) except (x) all or any of the final maturity dates of such Extended Tranches may be delayed to later dates than the final maturity dates of the Specified Existing Tranche, (y) (A) the interest margins with respect to the Extended Tranche may be higher or lower than the interest margins for the Specified Existing Tranche and/or (B) additional fees may be payable to the Lenders providing such Extended Tranche in addition to or in lieu of any increased margins contemplated by the preceding clause (A) and (z) the commitment fee, if any, with respect to the Extended Tranche may be higher or lower than the commitment fee, if any, for the Specified Existing Tranche, in each case to the extent provided in the applicable Extension Amendment; provided, that, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 4.18 or otherwise, (1) such Extended Tranche shall not be, (x) in the case of any Extended Tranche relating to Loans under any of the Term Facilities hereunder, in an amount less than $100,000,000 and shall be in integral multiples of $50,000,000 in excess thereof and (y) in the case of any Extended Tranche relating to Loans under the Revolving Facility hereunder, in an amount less than $50,000,000 and shall be in integral multiples of $25,000,000 in excess thereof, (2) no Extended Tranche shall be secured by or receive the benefit of any collateral, credit support or security that does not secure or support the Existing Tranches, (3) the repayment (other than in connection with a permanent repayment

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and, if applicable, termination of commitments), the mandatory prepayment and the commitment reduction of any of Loans or Commitments under the Extended Tranches shall be made on a pro rata basis with all other outstanding Loans or Commitments (including all Extended Tranches) respectively; provided, that, Extended Loans may, if the Extending Lenders making such Extended Loans so agree, participate on a less than pro rata basis in any voluntary or mandatory repayment or prepayment or commitment reductions hereunder, (4) the final maturity of any Extended Tranche shall not be earlier than, and if such Extended Tranche is a term facility, shall not have a Weighted Average Life to Maturity shorter than the applicable Specified Existing Tranche, (5) each Lender in the Specified Existing Tranche shall be permitted to participate in the Extended Tranche in accordance with its pro rata share of the Specified Existing Tranche and (6) assignments and participations of Extended Tranches shall be governed by the same assignment and participation provisions applicable to Loans and Commitments hereunder as set forth in Section 11.6.  No Lender shall have any obligation to agree to have any of its Existing Loans or, if applicable, commitments of any Existing Tranche converted into an Extended Tranche pursuant to any Extension Request.  Any Extended Tranche shall constitute a separate Tranche of Loans (and, if applicable, commitments) from the Specified Existing Tranches and from any other Existing Tranches (together with any other Extended Tranches so established on such date).

(b)The Borrower shall provide the applicable Extension Request at least five (5) Business Days prior to the date on which Lenders under the applicable Existing Tranche or Existing Tranches are requested to respond.  Any Lender (an “Extending Lender” and with respect to Term Loans an “Extending Term Loan Lender” and with respect to Revolving Commitments an “Extending Revolving Lender”) wishing to have all or a portion of its Specified Existing Tranche converted into an Extended Tranche shall notify the Administrative Agent (an “Extension Election”) on or prior to the date specified in such Extension Request of the amount of its Specified Existing Tranche that it has elected to convert into an Extended Tranche.  In the event that the aggregate amount of the Specified Existing Tranche subject to Extension Elections exceeds the amount of Extended Tranches requested pursuant to the Extension Request, the Specified Existing Tranches subject to Extension Elections shall be converted to Extended Tranches on a pro rata basis based on the amount of Specified Existing Tranches included in each such Extension Election.

(c)Extended Tranches shall be established pursuant to an amendment (an “Extension Amendment”) to this Agreement (which may include amendments to provisions related to maturity, interest margins, fees or prepayments referenced in Section 4.18(a) and which, except to the extent expressly contemplated by the penultimate sentence of this Section 4.18(c) and notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in Section 11.1, shall not require the consent of any Lender other than the Extending Lenders with respect to the Extended Tranches established thereby) executed by the Borrower the Administrative Agent and the Extending Lenders.  No Extension Amendment shall provide for any Extended Tranche in an aggregate principal amount that is less than (x) in the case of any Extended Tranche relating to Loans under either of the Term Facilities hereunder, in an amount less than $100,000,000 and shall be in integral multiples of $50,000,000 in excess thereof and (y) in the case of any Extended Tranche relating to Loans under the Revolving Facility hereunder, in an amount less than $50,000,000 and shall be in integral multiples of $25,000,000 in excess thereof; provided, that no Extension Amendment may provide for any Extended Tranche to be secured by any Collateral or other assets of any Loan Party that

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does not also secure the Existing Tranches.  It is understood and agreed that each Lender has consented to each amendment to this Agreement and the other Loan Documents authorized by this Section 4.18 and the arrangements described above in connection therewith for all purposes requiring its consent, and shall at the effective time thereof be deemed to consent to each amendment to this Agreement and the other Loan Documents authorized by this Section 4.18 and the arrangements described above in connection therewith.  In connection with any Extension Amendment, the Borrower shall, if requested by the Administrative Agent, deliver an opinion of counsel reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent as to the enforceability of such Extension Amendment, this Agreement as amended thereby, and such of the other Loan Documents (if any) as may be amended or affected thereby.

(d)Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Agreement, (A) on any date on which any Existing Tranche is converted to extend the related scheduled maturity date(s) in accordance with Section 4.18(a) (an “Extension Date”), in the case of the Specified Existing Tranche of each Extending Lender, the aggregate principal amount of such Specified Existing Tranche shall be deemed reduced by an amount equal to the aggregate principal amount of Extended Tranche so converted by such Lender on such date, and such Extended Tranches shall be established as a separate Tranche from the Specified Existing Tranche and from any other Existing Tranches (together with any other Extended Tranches so established on such date) and (B) if, on any Extension Date, any Revolving Loans of any Extending Lender are outstanding under the applicable Specified Existing Tranches, such loans (and any related participations) shall be deemed to be allocated as Extended Loans (and related participations) and Existing Loans (and related participations) in the same proportion as such Extending Lender’s applicable Specified Existing Tranches to the applicable Extended Tranches so converted by such Lender on such date.

(e)If, in connection with any proposed Extension Amendment, any Lender declines to consent to the applicable extension on the terms and by the deadline set forth in the applicable Extension Request (each such Lender, a “Non-Extending Lender”) then the Borrower may, on notice to the Administrative Agent and the Non-Extending Lender, (A) replace such Non-Extending Lender by causing such Lender to (and such Lender shall be obligated to) assign pursuant to Section 11.6 (with the assignment fee and any other costs and expenses to be paid by the Borrower in such instance) all of its rights and obligations under this Agreement to one or more assignees; provided, that neither the Administrative Agent nor any Lender shall have any obligation to the Borrower to obtain a replacement Lender; provided, further, that the applicable assignee shall have agreed to provide Loans and/or a commitment on the terms set forth in such Extension Amendment; provided, further, that all obligations of the Borrower owing to the Non-Extending Lender relating to the Loans and participations so assigned shall be paid in full at par by the assignee Lender to such Non-Extending Lender concurrently with such Assignment and Assumption or (B) prepay the Loans and, at the Borrower’s option, if applicable, terminate the Commitments of such Non-Extending Lender, in whole or in part, subject to Section 4.11, without premium or penalty.  In connection with any such replacement under this Section 4.18, if the Non-Extending Lender does not execute and deliver to the Administrative Agent a duly completed Assignment and Assumption and/or any other documentation necessary to reflect such replacement by the later of (a) the date on which the replacement Lender executes and delivers such Assignment and Assumption and/or such other documentation and (b) the date as of which

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all obligations of the Borrower owing to the Non-Extending Lender relating to the Loans and participations so assigned shall be paid in full in cash by the assignee Lender to such Non-Extending Lender, then such Non-Extending Lender shall be deemed to have executed and delivered such Assignment and Assumption and/or such other documentation as of such date without any action on the part of such Non-Extending Lender and the Assignment and Assumption executed by the replacement Lender shall be effective for the purposes of this Section 4.18.

(f)This Section 4.18 shall supersede any provisions in Section 4.8 or Section 11.1 to the contrary.

(g)No amendment, conversion or exchange of Loans pursuant to any Extension Amendment in accordance with Section 4.18 shall constitute a voluntary or mandatory payment or prepayment for purposes of this Agreement.

Refinancing Facilities

(a).  (a)  At any time after the Closing Date, the Borrower may obtain, from any Lender or any Additional Lender, Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in respect of (A) all or any portion of the Term Loans then outstanding under this Agreement (which for purposes of this clause (A) will be deemed to include any then outstanding Incremental Loans under any Incremental Term Loan Commitments) and any then outstanding Refinancing Term Loans or (B) all or any portion of the Revolving Loans (or unused Revolving Commitments or any Incremental Loans or unused Incremental Revolving Commitments or any unused Refinancing Revolving Commitment of Refinancing Revolving Loans) under this Agreement, in the form of (x) Refinancing Term Loans or Refinancing Term Commitments or (y) Refinancing Revolving Loans or Refinancing Revolving Commitments, as the case may be, in each case pursuant to a Refinancing Amendment; provided, that such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness (i) will rank pari passu or junior in right of payment and of security with the other Loans and Commitments hereunder, (ii) will have such pricing and optional prepayment terms as may be agreed by the Borrower and the Lenders thereof, (iii) (x) with respect to any Refinancing Revolving Loans or Refinancing Revolving Commitments, will have a maturity date that is not prior to the maturity date of Revolving Loans (or unused Revolving Commitments) being refinanced and (y) with respect to any Refinancing Term Loans or Refinancing Term Commitments, will have a maturity date that is not prior to the maturity date of, and will have a Weighted Average Life to Maturity that is not shorter than, the Term Loans being refinanced, (iv) will have such pricing, premiums, optional prepayment terms and financial covenants as may be agreed by the Borrower and the Lenders thereof, and (v) will have other terms and conditions that are substantially identical to (or in the case of any Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness in the form of notes, are on market terms or are substantially identical to), or (taken as a whole) are no more favorable to the investors providing such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness than the Refinanced Debt; provided, further, that the terms and conditions applicable to such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness may provide for any additional or different financial or other covenants or other provisions that are agreed between the Borrower and the Lenders thereof and applicable only during periods after the Latest Maturity Date that is in effect on the date such Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness is issued, Incurred or obtained.  The effectiveness of any Refinancing Amendment shall be subject to the satisfaction on the date thereof of each of the conditions set forth in Section 6.2 and, to the extent reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent, receipt by the Administrative Agent of legal opinions, board resolutions, officers’

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certificates and/or reaffirmation agreements consistent with those delivered on the Closing Date (other than changes to such legal opinions resulting from a change in law, change in fact or change to counsels form of opinion reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent).  Each Tranche of Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness Incurred under this Section 4.19 shall be in an aggregate principal amount that is (x) not less than $100,000,000 in the case of Refinancing Term Loans or $50,000,000 in the case of Refinancing Revolving Loans and (y) an integral multiple of $50,000,000 in excess thereof in the case of Refinancing Term Loans or $25,000,000 in excess thereof in the case of Refinancing Revolving Loans.  Any Refinancing Amendment may provide for the issuance of Letters of Credit for the account of the Borrower, or the provision to the Borrower of Swingline Loans, pursuant to any Refinancing Revolving Commitments established thereby, in each case on terms substantially equivalent to the terms applicable to Letters of Credit and Swingline Loans under the Revolving Commitments and in each case with the consent of the applicable Issuing Lenders and Swingline Lenders.  The Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Lender as to the effectiveness of each Refinancing Amendment.  Each of the parties hereto hereby agrees that, upon the effectiveness of any Refinancing Amendment, this Agreement shall be deemed amended to the extent (but only to the extent) necessary to reflect the existence and terms of the Credit Agreement Refinancing Indebtedness Incurred pursuant thereto (including any amendments necessary to treat the Loans and Commitments subject thereto as Refinancing Term Loans, Refinancing Revolving Loans, Refinancing Revolving Commitments and/or Refinancing Term Commitments).  Any Refinancing Amendment may, without the consent of any other Lenders, effect such amendments to this Agreement and the other Loan Documents as may be necessary or appropriate, in the reasonable opinion of the Administrative Agent, to effect the provisions of this Section.  In addition, if so provided in the relevant Refinancing Amendment and with the consent of each Issuing Lender, participations in Letters of Credit expiring on or after the Revolving Termination Date shall be reallocated from Lenders holding Revolving Commitments to Lenders holding extended revolving commitments in accordance with the terms of such Refinancing Amendment; provided, however, that such participation interests shall, upon receipt thereof by the relevant Lenders holding Revolving Commitments, be deemed to be participation interests in respect of such Revolving Commitments and the terms of such participation interests (including, without limitation, the commission applicable thereto) shall be adjusted accordingly.

(b)This Section 4.19 shall supersede any provisions in Section 4.8 or Section 11.1 to the contrary.

Section 5.REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

To induce the Administrative Agent and the Lenders to enter into this Agreement and to make the Loans and issue or participate in the Letters of Credit, the Borrower hereby represents and warrants to the Administrative Agent and each Lender that, on and as of the Closing Date and on and as of each date as required by Section 6.2(b):

Financial Condition

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(a)The (i) audited consolidated balance sheets and the related consolidated statements of income and of cash flows of the Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018, reported on by Deloitte & Touche LLP,

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and for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019, reported on by Deloitte & Touche LLP, and (ii) the unaudited consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries as of June 30, 2019 and the related consolidated statements of income or operations, changes in stockholders’ equity and cash flows as of and for the three-month period ended June 30, 2019 and for the comparable period of the preceding fiscal year certified by a Responsible Officer of the Borrower, in each case, present fairly in all material respects the consolidated financial condition of the Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries, as of such dates and their consolidated results of operations and consolidated cash flows for the periods to which they relate (subject to normal year-end audit adjustments and the absence of footnotes) (such financial statements, the “Borrower Historical Financial Statements”).  All such financial statements, including the related schedules and notes (if any) thereto, have been prepared in accordance with GAAP applied consistently throughout the periods involved (except as disclosed therein).  

(b)The (i) audited consolidated balance sheets and the related consolidated statements of income, stockholders’ equity and of cash flows of the Target and its consolidated Subsidiaries for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017, reported on by Deloitte & Touche LLP, and for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018, reported on by Deloitte & Touche LLP, and (ii) the unaudited consolidated balance sheet of the Target and its consolidated Subsidiaries as of May 31, 2019 and the related consolidated statement of income, stockholders’ equity and cash flows as of and for the five-month period ended May 31, 2019, in each case, present fairly in all material respects the consolidated financial condition of the Target and its consolidated Subsidiaries, as of such dates and their consolidated results of operations and consolidated cash flows for the periods to which they relate (subject to normal year-end audit adjustments and the absence of footnotes) (such financial statements, the “Target Historical Financial Statements”).  All such financial statements, including the related schedules and notes (if any) thereto, have been prepared in accordance with GAAP applied consistently throughout the periods involved (except as approved by the aforementioned firms of accountants and disclosed therein).

(c)As of the Closing Date, no Group Member has any material Guarantee Obligations, contingent liabilities or any long-term leases or unusual forward or long-term commitments, including any interest rate or foreign currency swap or exchange transaction or other obligation in respect of derivatives, that are not reflected in the most recent financial statements referred to in this Section 5.1 other than as contemplated by the Loan Documents.

No Change

.  There has not been since the Closing Date, any development or event that has had or would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

Corporate Existence; Compliance with Law

.  Each of the Borrower and its Material Subsidiaries (a) is duly organized, validly existing and in good standing under the laws of the jurisdiction of its organization, (b) has the organizational power and authority, to own and operate its property, to lease the property it operates as lessee and to conduct the business in which it is currently engaged, (c) is duly qualified as a foreign corporation or other organization and in good standing under the laws of each jurisdiction where its ownership, lease or operation of property or the conduct of its business requires such qualification except to the extent the failure to be so qualified would not, in the aggregate, reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse

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Effect and (d) is in compliance with all Requirements of Law and Organizational Documents, except to the extent that the failure to comply therewith would not, in the aggregate, reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

Power; Authorization; Enforceable Obligations

.  Each Loan Party has the organizational power and authority, and the legal right, to make, deliver and perform the Loan Documents to which it is a party and, in the case of the Borrower, to obtain extensions of credit under this Agreement.  Each Loan Party has taken all necessary organizational action to authorize the execution, delivery and performance of the Loan Documents to which it is a party and, in the case of the Borrower, to authorize the borrowings under this Agreement.  No consent or authorization of, filing with, notice to or other act by or in respect of, any Governmental Authority or any other Person is required in connection with the Transactions, the borrowings under this Agreement or the execution, delivery, performance, validity or enforceability of the Loan Documents except (i) consents, authorizations, filings and notices described in Schedule 5.4, which consents, authorizations, filings and notices have been obtained or made and are in full force and effect except as specifically described in Schedule 5.4 and (ii) the filings referred to in Section 5.19.  Each Loan Document has been duly executed and delivered on behalf of each Loan Party party thereto.  This Agreement constitutes, each other Loan Document upon execution will constitute the legal, valid and binding obligation of each Loan Party party thereto, enforceable against such Loan Party in accordance with its terms, except as enforceability may be limited by applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or similar laws affecting the enforcement of creditors’ rights generally and by general equitable principles (whether enforcement is sought by proceedings in equity or at law).

No Legal Bar

.  The execution, delivery and performance of the Loan Documents and the issuance of Letters of Credit and the borrowings hereunder do not and will not violate in any material respect any Requirement of Law, Organizational Documents or any material Contractual Obligation of the Borrower or any Material Subsidiary or result in or require the creation or imposition of any Lien on any property or revenues of the Borrower or any Material Subsidiary in any material respect pursuant to any Requirement of Law, Organizational Documents or material Contractual Obligation (other than the Liens created by the Security Documents). No Group Member is subject to any Requirement of Law, Organizational Documents or Contractual Obligation that has had or would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

Litigation

.  Except as set forth on Schedule 5.6, no litigation, investigation or proceeding of or before any arbitrator or Governmental Authority is pending or, to the knowledge of the Borrower, threatened by or against any Group Member or against any of their respective properties or revenues (a) with respect to any of the Loan Documents or any of the transactions contemplated hereby or thereby, or (b) that would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

No Default

.  No Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing.

Ownership of Property; Liens

.  Each of the Borrower and its Material Subsidiaries has good and marketable title to the Mortgaged Properties, and to the knowledge of

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the Borrower, has good and valid title to, or a valid leasehold interest in, all its other material property and none of such property is subject to any Lien except Permitted Liens.

Intellectual Property

.  Each Group Member owns, or is licensed to use, all material Intellectual Property necessary for the conduct of its business as currently conducted, except to the extent such failure to own or possess the right to use, either individually or in the aggregate, could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  Except as, individually or in the aggregate, has not had and would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect, (a) no claim has been asserted and is pending before a governmental authority against any Group Member by any Person challenging or questioning the use of any Intellectual Property, or the validity or enforceability of any Intellectual Property owned by any Group Member, and (b) the use of Intellectual Property by each Group Member does not infringe on the rights of any Person in any material respect.

Taxes

.  Each Group Member has filed or caused to be filed all Federal and state income and other material Tax returns that are required to be filed and has paid all material Taxes due and payable by such Group Member or any assessments made against it or any of its property and all other material Taxes, fees or other charges imposed on it or any of its property by any Governmental Authority (except that are being contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings diligently conducted and for which such Person, as applicable, has set aside on its books adequate reserves in conformity with GAAP); as of the Closing Date, no tax Lien has been filed (other than Liens for taxes not yet delinquent or that are being contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings and with respect to which reserves in conformity with GAAP have been provided on the books of the relevant Group Member), and, to the knowledge of the Borrower, no claim is being asserted, with respect to any material Tax, fee or other charge.  No Group Member intends to treat the Loan, the Transactions, or any other transaction contemplated hereby as being a “reportable transaction” (within the meaning of Treasury Regulation section 1.6011-4).

Federal Regulations

.  No part of the proceeds of any Loans or Revolving Extensions of Credit will be used for “buying” or “carrying” any “margin stock” within the respective meanings of each of the quoted terms under Regulation U as now and from time to time hereafter in effect or for any purpose that violates the provisions of the Regulations of the Board, including, without limitation, Regulation T, Regulation U or Regulation X of the Board.  

Labor Matters

.  Except as, in the aggregate, there has not had and would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect:  (a) there are no strikes or other labor disputes against any Group Member pending or, to the knowledge of the Borrower, threatened; (b) to the knowledge of the Borrower, hours worked by and payment made to employees of each Group Member have not been in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act or any other applicable Requirement of Law regarding minimum wages or overtime payments; and (c) all payments due from any Group Member on account of employee health and welfare insurance have been paid or accrued as a liability on the books of the relevant Group Member.

ERISA

.  Neither a Reportable Event nor a failure to satisfy the minimum funding standard (within the meaning of Sections 412 and 430 of the Code or Sections 302 and 303 of ERISA) has occurred during the five-year period prior to the date on which this

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representation is made or deemed made with respect to any Single Employer Plan, whether or not waived, which resulted in any material liability to any Group Member or Commonly Controlled Entity, and each Single Employer Plan has complied in all material respects with the applicable provisions of ERISA and the Code.  No termination of a Single Employer Plan has occurred, and no Lien in favor of the PBGC or a Plan has arisen, during such five-year period. The present value of all accrued benefits under each Single Employer Plan (based on those assumptions used to fund such Plans) did not, as of the last annual valuation date prior to the date on which this representation is made or deemed made, exceed the value of the assets of such Plan allocable to such accrued benefits by a material amount. No Group Member or Commonly Controlled Entity has had a complete or partial withdrawal from any Multiemployer Plan that has resulted or would reasonably be expected to result in a material liability under ERISA. No such Multiemployer Plan is Insolvent, or was determined to or expected to be in “critical” or “endangered” status under Section 432 of the Code or Section 305 of ERISA, and no Single Employer Plan was determined to or expected to be in “at risk” status as defined in Section 430 of the Code or Section 303 of ERISA, and no Group Member or Commonly Controlled Entity would become subject to any material liability under ERISA if any Group Member or Commonly Controlled Entity were to withdraw completely from all Multiemployer Plans as of the valuation date most closely preceding the date on which this representation is made or deemed made.  No Group Member has any liability with respect to any employee benefit plan that is not subject to the laws of the United States or a political subdivision thereof that would reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

Investment Company Act

.  No Group Member is an “investment company”, or a company “controlled” by an “investment company”, within the meaning of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended.  

Restricted Subsidiaries

.  As of the Closing Date, (a) Schedule 5.15 sets forth the name and jurisdiction of organization of each Restricted Subsidiary and, as to each such Restricted Subsidiary, the percentage of each class of Capital Stock owned by any Group Member and (b) there are no outstanding subscriptions, options, warrants, calls, rights or other agreements or commitments of any nature relating to any Capital Stock of the Group Member (other than the Borrower), except as created by the Loan Documents.

Use of Proceeds

.  (a)  The proceeds of the Initial Term Loans made on the Closing Date shall be used to finance the Transactions and any amounts that remain unutilized after the consummation of the Transactions may be used by the Borrower and its Subsidiaries after the Closing Date for ongoing working capital needs and general corporate purposes and (b) on or after the Closing Date, the Borrower and its Subsidiaries may use proceeds from Revolving Loans, Letters of Credit, Swingline Loans and proceeds of any Incremental Loans for working capital, Permitted Acquisitions or other general corporate purposes.

Environmental Matters

.  Except as has not had and would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect:

(a)the facilities and properties currently owned, leased or operated by any Group Member (the “Properties”) do not contain either (i) any Materials of Environmental

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Concern or (ii) contamination in amounts or concentrations or under circumstances, in either case that constitute, or would reasonably be expected to give rise to liability of any Group Member under, any Environmental Law;

(b)no Group Member has received any written notice of violation, alleged violation, non-compliance or liability or potential liability, under Environmental Laws with regard to any of the Properties or any Group Member’s operation of any of the Properties or the business operated by any Group Member (the “Business”), nor does the Borrower have knowledge that any such notice is likely to be received or is being threatened;

(c)the Group Members (i) conduct the Business in compliance with Environmental Law, (ii) hold all Environmental Permits (each of which is in full force and effect) required pursuant to Environmental Law for the conduct of the Business, and (iii) are in compliance with all such Environmental Permits;

(d)Materials of Environmental Concern have not been transported or disposed of by or on behalf of any Group Member from the Properties in violation of, or in a manner or to a location that would give rise to liability under, any Environmental Law, nor during any Group Member’s ownership or operation of the Properties or, to the knowledge of the Borrower, at any formerly owned, leased or operated facilities or properties (“Former Properties”) have any material quantity of Materials of Environmental Concern been generated, treated, stored or disposed of, released or threatened to be released at, on or under any of the Properties or Former Properties or otherwise in connection with the Business in violation of Environmental Law, or in a manner that could give rise to liability under, any Environmental Law; and

(e)No judicial proceeding or governmental or administrative action is pending or, to the knowledge of the Borrower, threatened, under any Environmental Law to which any Group Member is or is reasonably likely to be named as a party with respect to the Properties or the Business or, to the knowledge of the Borrower, any Former Properties, nor are there any consent decrees, consent orders, administrative orders or other orders, or other binding administrative or judicial requirements outstanding under any Environmental Law with respect to the Properties or the Business or, to the knowledge of the Borrower, any Former Properties.

Accuracy of Information, etc.

  No statement or information (other than any projections and information of a general economic or general industry nature) contained in this Agreement, any other Loan Document, or any other material document, certificate or written statement furnished by or on behalf of any Group Member to the Administrative Agent or the Lenders, or any of them, for use in connection with the transactions contemplated by this Agreement or the other Loan Documents, taken as a whole, contained as of the date such statement, information, document or certificate was so furnished, any untrue statement of a material fact or omitted to state a material fact necessary to make the statements contained herein or therein not materially misleading, in the light of the circumstances under which they were made (after giving effect to all supplements).  The forecasts, projections and pro forma financial information contained in the materials referenced above are based upon good faith estimates and assumptions believed by management of the Borrower to be reasonable at the time made, it being recognized by the Lenders that such financial information as it relates to future events is not to be viewed as

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fact and that actual results during the period or periods covered by such financial information may differ from the projected results set forth therein by a material amount.

Security Documents

.  (a)  The Guarantee and Collateral Agreement is effective to create in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a legal, valid and enforceable security interest in the Collateral described therein and proceeds and products thereof, except as enforceability may be limited by applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or similar laws affecting the enforcement of creditors’ rights generally.  In the case of the Pledged Stock consisting of certificated securities described in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, when stock certificates representing such Pledged Stock are delivered to the Administrative Agent, and in the case of the other Collateral described in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, to the extent provided therein, when financing statements, other filings specified on Schedule 4 to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement in appropriate form are filed in the offices specified on Schedule 4 to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement and the other actions described in Section 4.3 of the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement are completed, the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement shall be effective to create a perfected Lien on, and security interest in, all right, title and interest of the Loan Parties in such Collateral and the proceeds thereof, as security for the Obligations (as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement), in each case (to the extent provided therein) prior and superior in right to any other Person (except for Permitted Liens), to the extent that a Lien in such Collateral can be perfected by the filing of the UCC-1 financing statement or other filing specified on Schedule 4 to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement;

(b)Upon execution thereof, each of the Mortgages shall be effective to create in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a legal, valid and enforceable Lien on the Mortgaged Properties described therein and proceeds and products thereof, and when the Mortgages are appropriately filed or recorded and indexed in the appropriate offices as may be required under applicable Requirements of Law (to the extent required hereunder and thereunder), together with payment of appropriate filing or recording fees and applicable taxes, if any, in the offices specified therein, each such Mortgage shall constitute, except as enforceability may be limited by applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or similar laws affecting the enforcement of creditors’ rights generally (to the extent provided therein), a perfected Lien on, and security interest in, all right, title and interest of the Loan Parties in the Mortgaged Properties and the proceeds thereof, as security for the Obligations (as defined in the relevant Mortgage), in each case (except as expressly set forth therein) prior and superior in right to any other Person (except for Permitted Liens).  

(c)When delivered and at all times thereafter, each Intellectual Property Security Agreement, together with the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, is effective to create in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a legal, valid and enforceable security interest in the Intellectual Property Collateral described therein and the proceeds and products thereof, except as enforceability may be limited by applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or similar laws affecting the enforcement of creditors’ rights generally.  Upon the filing of (i) each Intellectual Property Security Agreement in the appropriate indexes of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (the “PTO”) relative to United States patents and United States trademarks, and the United States Copyright Office

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relative to United States copyrights, if any, together with provision for payment of all requisite fees, and (ii) financing statements in appropriate form for filing in the offices specified on Schedule 4 of the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, each Intellectual Property Security Agreement shall constitute (to the extent provided in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement) a perfected Lien on, and security interests in, all right, title and interest of the Loan Parties in such Intellectual Property Collateral and the proceeds and products thereof, as security for the Obligations (as defined in the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement), in each case (except as expressly set forth therein) prior and superior in right to any other Person (except for Permitted Liens); provided, that, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in any of the Loan Documents, the Loan Parties shall not have any obligation to perfect any security interest or lien, or record any notice thereof, in any Intellectual Property Collateral in any jurisdiction other than the United States of America, and subsequent filings in the PTO and United States Copyright Office and actions and filings under applicable law to obtain the equivalent perfection may be necessary with respect to registrations for Intellectual Property acquired by any Loan Party after the date hereof.

Solvency

.  The Borrower and its Subsidiaries, on a consolidated basis, are, and after giving effect to the Transactions and the Incurrence of all Indebtedness and the obligations being Incurred in connection herewith and therewith will be, Solvent.

Regulation H

.  No Mortgage encumbers improved real property that is located in an area that has been identified by the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development as an area having special flood hazards and in respect of which the procurement of flood insurance is required by any Requirement of Law, unless such flood insurance has been obtained and is in full force and effect.

Anti-Terrorism Laws

.  (a) No Group Member or any Subsidiary of any Group Member is in violation of (i) the Trading with the Enemy Act, as amended, and each of the foreign assets control regulations of the United States Treasury Department (31 CFR, Subtitle B, Chapter V, as amended) and any other enabling legislation or executive order relating thereto, (ii) the PATRIOT Act or (iii) or any other similar anti-terrorism laws.  No part of the proceeds of the Loans or the Revolving Extensions of Credit will be used, directly or indirectly, for any payments to any governmental official or employee, political party, official of a political party, candidate for political office, or anyone else acting in an official capacity, in order to obtain, retain or direct business or obtain any improper advantage, in violation of the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977, as amended.

(b)No Group Member or Subsidiary of any Group Member is any of the following (each a “Blocked Person”):

(i)a Person that is listed in the annex to, or is otherwise subject to the provisions of, Executive Order No. 13224;

(ii)a Person owned or controlled by, or acting for or on behalf of, any Person that is listed in the annex to, or is otherwise subject to the provisions of, Executive Order No. 13224;

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(iii)a Person or entity with which any bank or other financial institution is prohibited from dealing or otherwise engaging in any transaction by any applicable anti-terrorism law;

(iv)a Person or entity that commits, threatens or conspires to commit or supports “terrorism” as defined in Executive Order No. 13224;

(v)a Person or entity that is named as a “specially designated national” on the most current list published by the U.S. Treasury Department Office of Foreign Asset Control at its official website or any replacement website or other replacement official publication of such list; or

(vi)a Person or entity who is affiliated with a Person or entity listed above.

(c)No Group Member knowingly (i) conducts any business or engages in making or receiving any contribution of funds, goods or services to or for the benefit of any Blocked Person or (ii) deals in, or otherwise engages in any transaction relating to, any property or interests in property blocked pursuant to Executive Order No. 13224.

Anti-Corruption Laws and Sanctions

.  The Borrower has implemented and maintains in effect policies and procedures reasonably designed to promote compliance by the Borrower, its Subsidiaries and their respective directors, officers and employees with Anti-Corruption Laws and applicable Sanctions, and the Borrower, its Subsidiaries and their respective officers, and, to the knowledge of the Borrower, its directors, employees and agents, are in compliance with Anti-Corruption Laws and applicable Sanctions in all material respects.  None of (a) the Borrower, any of its Subsidiaries or any of their respective officers, or (b) to the knowledge of the Borrower, any director, employee or agent of the Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries that will act in any capacity in connection with or benefit from the credit facility established hereby, is a Sanctioned Person.  No borrowing or Letter of Credit, use of proceeds or other transaction contemplated by this Agreement will directly or knowingly indirectly violate Anti-Corruption Laws or applicable Sanctions.  

EEA Financial Institutions

.  No Loan Party is an EEA Financial Institution.

Beneficial Ownership Certificate

.  The information included in the Beneficial Ownership Certificate last delivered with respect to the Borrower, if applicable, is true and correct in all material respects.

Section 6.CONDITIONS PRECEDENT

Conditions to Initial Extension of Credit

.  The agreement of each Lender to make the initial extension of credit requested to be made by it on the Closing Date is subject to the satisfaction (or waiver), prior to the making of such extension of credit, of the following conditions precedent:

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(a)Credit Agreement; Guarantee and Collateral Agreement.  The Administrative Agent shall have received (i) this Agreement, executed and delivered by the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and each Person identified herein as a Lender signatory hereto, and (ii) the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, executed and delivered by the Borrower and each Subsidiary Guarantor.

(b)Closing Certificate of the Borrower.  The Administrative Agent shall have received (i) a certificate executed on behalf of the Borrower by a Responsible Officer of the Borrower dated as of the Closing Date, substantially in the form of Exhibit J, and (ii) a good standing certificate for the Borrower from its jurisdiction of organization.

(c)Financial Statements.  The Administrative Agent shall have received the Borrower Historical Financial Statements and the Target Historical Financial Statements.

(d)Fees.  The Administrative Agent shall have received confirmation reasonably satisfactory to it that all fees required to be paid and all reasonable and documented invoiced expense reimbursements (to the extent invoiced at least 2 Business Days prior to the Closing Date) payable by any Loan Party for account of any of the Other Representatives, Administrative Agent or Lenders on or before the Closing Date will be paid concurrently with the funding of the Term Loans on the Closing Date (which amounts may be offset against the proceeds of the Facilities).

(e)Closing Certificate of the Guarantors, Certificate of Incorporation; Good Standing.  The Administrative Agent shall have received (i) a certificate of each Subsidiary Guarantor, dated the Closing Date, substantially in the form of Exhibit C, and (ii) a good standing certificate for each Subsidiary Guarantor from its jurisdiction of organization.

(f)Legal Opinions.  The Administrative Agent shall have received a customary legal opinion of Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP, counsel to the Loan Parties.

(g)Pledged Stock; Stock Powers; Pledged Notes.  Except as set forth on Schedule 7.13, arrangements consistent with the applicable payoff letters or otherwise reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent shall have been made for the delivery of all (i) certificates representing the shares of Capital Stock listed on Schedule 2 to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, together with an undated stock power or equivalent for each such certificate executed in blank by the pledgor thereof and (ii) each promissory note (if any) listed on Schedule 2 to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement endorsed (without recourse) in blank (or accompanied by an executed transfer form in blank) by the pledgor thereof.

(h)Solvency Certificate.  The Administrative Agent shall have received a solvency certificate of the chief financial officer of the Borrower, substantially in the form of Exhibit I, which shall document the solvency of the Borrower and its Subsidiaries, on a consolidated basis, as of the Closing Date after giving effect to the Transactions and other transactions contemplated hereby.

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(i)Existing Indebtedness.  Arrangements reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent shall have been made for the delivery of all documents or instruments necessary to release all Liens securing all obligations of the Borrower, the Target and their respective Subsidiaries under the Existing Debt Agreements and all Guarantee Obligations of the Borrower, the Target and their respective Subsidiaries in respect of the obligations under the Existing Debt Agreements.

(j)Filings, Registrations and Recordings.  Any Uniform Commercial Code financing statement required by the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement or under law or reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent to be filed, registered or recorded in order to create in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a perfected Lien on the Collateral described therein (to the extent such Lien may be perfected by the filing of  UCC financing statement), prior and superior in right to any other Person (other than with respect to Liens expressly permitted by Section 8.3), shall be in proper form for filing, registration or recordation.

(k)Lien Searches.  The Administrative Agent shall have received the results of a recent lien search with respect to each Loan Party in the jurisdiction where each such Loan Party is located, and such search shall reveal no liens on any of the assets of the Loan Parties except for liens permitted by Section 8.3 or discharged substantially concurrently with or prior to the Closing Date pursuant to documentation reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.

(l)Perfection Certificate.  The Administrative Agent shall have received a perfection certificate executed by the Borrower, dated as of the Closing Date, in form and substance reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.

(m)Patriot Act.  The Lenders shall have received from the Loan Parties, at least three Business Days prior to the Closing Date, (i) to the extent reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent or any Lender at least ten (10) Business Days prior to the Closing Date, all documentation and other information required by bank regulatory authorities under applicable “know-your-customer” and anti-money laundering rules and regulations, including the Patriot Act and the Beneficial Ownership Regulation and (ii) if the Borrower qualifies as a “legal entity customer” under the Beneficial Ownership Regulation, a Beneficial Ownership Certificate in relation to the Borrower.

(n)Specified Acquisition Representation and Specified Representations. (i) The Specified Acquisition Agreement Representations shall be true and correct as of the Closing Date and (ii) the Specified Representations shall be true and correct in all material respects as of the Closing Date, except, in each case, to the extent that such representations and warranties refer to an earlier date, in which case they shall be true and correct in all material respects as of such earlier date; provided that, in case of subclause (i) hereof, such materiality qualifier shall not be applicable to any representations and warranties that already are qualified or modified by materiality in the text thereof.

(o)Target Material Adverse Effect.  Since December 31, 2018, no Target Material Adverse Effect shall have occurred.

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(p)Concurrent Acquisition.  Substantially concurrently with the initial funding of the Facilities, the Acquisition shall be consummated, in all material respects, in accordance with the terms of the Acquisition Agreement.

(q)Borrowing Notices.  The Administrative Agent shall have received a notice of borrowing pursuant to Section 2.2.

Conditions to Each Extension of Credit after the Closing Date

.  Subject to Section 1.3 and Section 4.17(i), the agreement of each Lender to make any extension of credit requested to be made by it on the date of this Agreement or any other date is subject to the satisfaction (or waiver) of the following conditions precedent:

(a)No Default.  No Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing on such date or after giving effect to the extensions of credit requested to be made on such date.

(b)Representations and Warranties.  Each of the representations and warranties made by any Loan Party in or pursuant to the Loan Documents shall be true and correct in all material respects on and as of such date as if made on and as of such date, except to the extent that such representations and warranties refer to an earlier date, in which case they shall be true and correct in all material respects as of such earlier date; provided that, in each case, such materiality qualifier shall not be applicable to any representations and warranties that already are qualified or modified by materiality in the text thereof.

(c)Borrowing Notices.  The Administrative Agent shall have received (i) a notice of borrowing pursuant to Section 3.2 or 3.4, as the case may be, in connection with any borrowing under the Revolving Commitments or Swingline Loans or (ii) an Application pursuant to Section 3.8 for issuance of a Letter of Credit on behalf of the Borrower.

Each borrowing by and issuance or increase of a Letter of Credit on behalf of the Borrower hereunder shall constitute a representation and warranty by the Borrower as of the date of such extension of credit that the conditions contained in this Section 6.2 have been satisfied.

Section 7.AFFIRMATIVE COVENANTS

The Borrower hereby agrees that, so long as the Commitments remain in effect, any Letter of Credit remains outstanding (other than Letters of Credit which have been Cash Collateralized or as to which other arrangements satisfactory to the applicable Issuing Lender shall have been made) or any Loan or other amount (other than contingent surviving indemnity obligations in respect of which no claim or demand has been made) is owing to any Lender or the Administrative Agent hereunder, the Borrower shall and shall cause each of its Restricted Subsidiaries to:

Financial Statements

.  

(a)Furnish to the Administrative Agent on behalf of each Lender:

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(i)as soon as available, but in any event within 90 days after the end of each fiscal year of the Borrower, a copy of the audited consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries as at the end of such year and the related audited consolidated statements of income and of cash flows for such year, setting forth in each case in comparative form the figures for the previous year, reported on without any material qualification or exception including a “going concern” or like qualification or exception, or qualification arising out of the scope of the audit (except to the extent solely due to the scheduled occurrence of a maturity date within one year from the date of such audit or the potential inability to satisfy the financial covenant set forth in Section 8.1), by Deloitte & Touche LLP or other independent certified public accountants of nationally recognized standing; and

(ii)as soon as available, but in any event not later than 45 days after the end of each of the first three quarterly periods of each fiscal year of the Borrower (or, in the case of the first fiscal quarter ending after the Closing Date, 60 days after the end of such fiscal quarter), the unaudited consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its consolidated Subsidiaries as at the end of such quarter and the related unaudited consolidated statements of income and of cash flows for such quarter and the portion of the fiscal year through the end of such quarter, setting forth in each case in comparative form the figures for the previous year, certified by a Responsible Officer as being fairly stated in all material respects (subject to normal year-end audit adjustments and the absence of footnotes).

(b)All such financial statements shall be complete and correct in all material respects and shall be prepared in reasonable detail and in accordance with GAAP applied consistently throughout the periods reflected therein and with prior periods (except as approved by such accountants or officer, as the case may be, and disclosed therein).

(c)Notwithstanding the foregoing such financial statements may be delivered in the form and with the accompanying certifications required by applicable Requirements of Law for filing Forms 10-K and Forms 10-Q with the SEC.

Documents required to be delivered pursuant to Section 7.1 (to the extent any such documents are included in materials otherwise filed with the SEC) shall be deemed to have been delivered on the date on which such report or other information is posted on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov, and such posting shall be deemed to satisfy the reporting and delivery requirements of such Section.  

Certificates; Other Information

.  Furnish to the Administrative Agent on behalf of each Lender (or, in the case of clause (g), to the relevant Lender):

(a)concurrently with the delivery of any financial statements pursuant to Section 7.1, (i) a certificate of a Responsible Officer stating that such Responsible Officer has obtained no knowledge of any Default or Event of Default, in each case except as specified in such certificate and (ii)(x) a Compliance Certificate containing all information and calculations reasonably necessary for determining compliance by each Group Member with the provisions of this Agreement referred to therein as of the last day of the fiscal quarter or fiscal year of the Borrower, as the case may be, and, if applicable, for determining the Commitment Fee Rate and

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Excess Cash Flow, and (y) to the extent not previously disclosed to the Administrative Agent, a description of any change in the jurisdiction of organization of any Loan Party and, concurrently with the delivery of any financial statements pursuant to Section 7.1(a)(i) only, a listing of any registered or applied-for material Intellectual Property in the United States acquired by any Loan Party since the date of the most recent list delivered pursuant to this clause (y) (or, in the case of the first such list so delivered pursuant to Section 7.13);

(b)as soon as available, and in any event no later than 90 days after the end of each fiscal year of the Borrower, a detailed consolidated budget for the following fiscal year (including a projected consolidated balance sheet of the Borrower and its Subsidiaries as of the end of the following fiscal year, the related consolidated statements of projected cash flow, projected changes in financial position and projected income and a description of the underlying assumptions applicable thereto) (collectively, the “Projections”);

(c)if the Borrower is not then a reporting company under the Exchange Act within 45 days after the end of each fiscal quarter of the Borrower (90 days, in the case of the fourth fiscal quarter of any fiscal year, and 60 days, in the case of the first fiscal quarter ending after the Closing Date), a narrative discussion and analysis of the financial condition and results of operations of the Borrower and its Subsidiaries for such fiscal quarter and for the period from the beginning of the then current fiscal year to the end of such fiscal quarter, as compared to the portion of the Projections covering such periods and to the comparable periods of the previous year;

(d)[reserved];

(e)within five Business Days after the same are sent, copies of all financial statements and reports that the Borrower sends to the holders of any class of its debt securities or public equity securities and, within five Business Days after the same are filed, copies of all financial statements and reports that the Borrower may make to, or file with, the SEC;

(f)concurrently with the delivery of any document or notice required to be delivered pursuant to Section 7.1 or 7.2, Borrower shall indicate in writing whether such document or notice contains Non-public Information.  Borrower and each Lender acknowledge that certain of the Lenders may be “public-side” Lenders (Lenders that do not wish to receive material non-public information with respect to any Group Member or their securities) and, if documents or notices required to be delivered pursuant to Section 7.1 or 7.2 or otherwise are being distributed through IntraLinks/IntraAgency, SyndTrak or another relevant website or other information platform (the “Platform”), any document or notice that Borrower has indicated contains Non-public Information shall not be posted on that portion of the Platform designated for such public-side Lenders.  If Borrower has not indicated whether a document or notice delivered pursuant to Section 7.1 or 7.2 contains Non-public Information, Administrative Agent reserves the right to post such document or notice solely on that portion of the Platform designated for Lenders who wish to receive material nonpublic information with respect to the Group Members and their securities.  Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, in no event shall the Borrower request that the Administrative Agent make available to “public-side” Lenders budgets or any certificates,

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reports or calculations with respect to the Borrowers compliance with the covenants contained herein; and

(g)promptly, such additional financial and other information (including, without limitation, information regarding any Single Employer Plan or Multiemployer Plan and any reports or other information required to be filed under ERISA) as the Administrative Agent or any Lender may from time to time reasonably request (including any information that any Lender reasonably requests in order to comply with its obligations under any “know-your-customer” or anti-money laundering laws or regulations, including Patriot Act and the Beneficial Ownership Regulation).

Documents required to be delivered pursuant to Section 7.2 (to the extent any such documents are included in materials otherwise filed with the SEC) shall be deemed to have been delivered on the date on which such report or other information is posted on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov, and such posting shall be deemed to satisfy the reporting and delivery requirements of such Section.  

Payment of Obligations; Payment of Taxes

.  (a)  Pay, discharge or otherwise satisfy at or before maturity or before they become delinquent, as the case may be, all its obligations of whatever nature, except where the amount or validity thereof is currently being contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings and reserves in conformity with GAAP with respect thereto have been provided on the books of the relevant Group Member or where failure to pay, discharge or otherwise satisfy such material obligations, in the aggregate, has not had and would not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect; and

(b)pay all material Taxes imposed upon it or any of its properties or assets or in respect of any of its income, businesses or franchises when due and payable, and all claims (including claims for labor, services, materials and supplies) for sums that have become due and payable and that by law have or may become a Lien upon any of its properties or assets; provided, no such Tax need be paid if it is being contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings promptly instituted and diligently conducted, so long as (a) adequate reserve or other appropriate provision, as shall be required in conformity with GAAP, shall have been made therefore and for any accrued interest and potential penalties or other costs relating thereto, (b) in the case of a Tax or claim which has or may become a Lien against any of the Collateral, such contest proceedings conclusively operate to stay the sale of any material portion of the Collateral to satisfy such Tax or claim and (c) any Tax or claim determined to be due, together with any interest or penalties thereon is promptly paid after final resolution of such contest.

Maintenance of Existence; Compliance

.  (a) (i) Preserve, renew and keep in full force and effect its organizational existence and (ii) take all reasonable action to maintain all rights, privileges and franchises necessary to conduct its business, except, in each case, as otherwise permitted by Section 8.4 and except to the extent that failure to do so would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; and (b) comply with all Contractual Obligations and Requirements of Law except to the extent that failure to comply therewith would not, in the aggregate, reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  The Borrower will maintain in effect and enforce policies and procedures reasonably designed to promote

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compliance by the Borrower, its Subsidiaries and their respective directors, officers and employees with  Anti-Corruption Laws and applicable Sanctions.

Maintenance of Property; Insurance

.  (a) Keep all property useful and necessary in its business in good working order and condition, ordinary wear and tear excepted, except to the extent the failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect and (b) maintain with reputable insurance companies insurance on all its property in at least such amounts and against such risks (but including in any event public liability) as are usually insured against in the same general area by companies engaged in the same or a similar business.

Inspection of Property; Books and Records; Discussions

.  (a) Keep proper books of records and account in which full, true and correct entries in conformity with GAAP and all Requirements of Law shall be made of all dealings and transactions in relation to its business and activities and (b) permit, upon reasonable prior notice, any persons designated by the Administrative Agent, or upon the occurrence and during the continuance of an Event of Default, any Lender, to visit and inspect any of its properties and examine and make abstracts from any of its books and records at such reasonable times and upon reasonable intervals and to discuss the business, operations, properties and financial and other condition of the Group Members with officers of the Group Members and with their independent certified public accountants at such reasonable times and upon reasonable intervals, in each case as any Administrative Agent or, upon the occurrence of and during the continuance of an Event of Default, any Lender may reasonably request; provided, that, unless an Event of Default has occurred and is continuing, such visitation and inspection rights may only be exercised by the Administrative Agent once per calendar year. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Section 7.6, none of the Group Members will be required to disclose, permit the inspection, examination or making copies or abstracts of, or discussion of, any document, information or other matter that is subject to attorney-client or similar privilege or constitutes attorney work product; provided that such Group Member shall have notified the Administrative Agent that such document, information or other matter is being withheld on the basis of the foregoing.

Notices

.  Promptly (but in any event within any time period that may be specified below) upon any Responsible Officer of any Group Member acquiring knowledge thereof, give notice to the Administrative Agent and each Lender of the following:

(a)the occurrence of any Default or Event of Default;

(b)any change in the information provided in the Beneficial Ownership Certification that would result in a change to the list of beneficial owners identified therein;

(c)any litigation or proceeding affecting any Group Member (i) which is reasonably expected to be determined adversely and, if so determined, would have or would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect, (ii) in which injunctive or other temporary or specific relief is sought which, if granted, would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect or (iii) which relates to any Loan Document;

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(d)the following events, as soon as possible and in any event within 30 days after a Responsible Officer of the Borrower knows or has reason to know thereof:  (i) the occurrence of any Reportable Event with respect to any Single Employer Plan, the incurrence of a failure to satisfy the minimum funding standard (as defined in Sections 412 and 430 of the Code and Sections 302 and 303 of ERISA) (whether or not waived) with respect to a Single Employer Plan, the creation of any Lien in favor of the PBGC or a Single Employer Plan or any withdrawal from, or the termination or Insolvency of, any Multiemployer Plan or (ii) the institution of proceedings or the taking of any other action by the PBGC or the Borrower or any Commonly Controlled Entity or any Multiemployer Plan with respect to the withdrawal from, or the termination or Insolvency of, any Plan; and

(e)any other development or event that has had or would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

Each notice pursuant to this Section 7.7 shall be accompanied by a statement of a Responsible Officer setting forth details of the occurrence referred to therein and stating what action, if any, the relevant Group Member has taken or proposes to take with respect thereto.

Environmental Laws

.  (a)  Comply in all material respects and conduct the Business in compliance with, and make all commercially reasonable efforts to ensure compliance in all material respects by all tenants and subtenants, if any, with, all Environmental Laws, and obtain and comply in all material respects with and maintain, and make all commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that all tenants and subtenants, if any, obtain and comply in all material respects with and maintain, any and all Environmental Permits required pursuant to Environmental Law for the conduct of the Business or their respective operations, in each case except for any such non-compliance or failure to obtain that, individually or in the aggregate, would not be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

(b)(b)Except as would not be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect, (i) unless being contested in good faith, conduct and complete in all material respects all investigations, studies, sampling and testing, and all remedial, removal and other actions required in writing by a Governmental Authority under Environmental Laws and (ii) promptly comply, to the extent practicable, in all material respects with all other lawful orders and directives of all Governmental Authorities regarding Environmental Laws unless the order or directive in being contested in good faith; provided, that compliance within deadlines set by such orders or authorities shall be deemed to be prompt.

Additional Collateral, etc.

  (a)  With respect to any property (other than fee-owned property) constituting Collateral acquired after the Closing Date by the Borrower or any Subsidiary Guarantor as to which the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, does not have a perfected Lien (except as expressly set forth in the applicable Security Document), within 30 days of such acquisition (or within such longer period of time as reasonably consented to by the Administrative Agent) (i) execute and deliver to the Administrative Agent such amendments to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement or such other documents as the Administrative Agent reasonably deems necessary or advisable to grant to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a security interest in such property and (ii) take all

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actions reasonably necessary or advisable to grant to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a (except as expressly set forth in the applicable Security Document) perfected security interest in such property, including the filing of Uniform Commercial Code financing statements in such jurisdictions as may be required by the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement or by law or as may be reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent.

(b)Subject to the last sentence of this Section 7.9(b), with respect to any fee simple interest in any real property having, in the reasonable opinion of the Borrower, a fair market value of at least $10,000,000 acquired after the Closing Date by the Borrower or any Subsidiary Guarantor within ninety (90) days of such acquisition (or within such longer period of time as reasonably consented to by the Administrative Agent) (A) execute, acknowledge and deliver a Mortgage in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in an amount no greater than 125% of the purchase price thereof if the property is located in a state with mortgage recording tax covering such real property, (B) if requested by the Administrative Agent, provide the Secured Parties with (1) title and extended coverage insurance covering such real property in an amount at least equal to the purchase price of such real property (and endorsements thereto) together with a current ALTA survey thereof, together with a surveyor’s certificate, provided that, if the Borrower is able to obtain a “no change” affidavit acceptable to the title company and does deliver such certificate to the title company to enable it to issue a title policy (x) removing all exceptions which would otherwise have been raised by the title company as a result of the absence of a current survey for such real property and (y) including all endorsements that would otherwise have been included had a current survey been obtained, then a current survey shall not be required; and (2) use commercially reasonable efforts to obtain any consents or estoppels reasonably deemed necessary or advisable by the Administrative Agent in connection with such Mortgage, each of the foregoing in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, (C) a flood hazard certificate, certified to the Administrative Agent, specifying whether such real property is located in a special flood hazard zone and if so, evidence of flood insurance as required by any Requirement of Law and (D) if reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent, deliver to the Administrative Agent legal opinions relating to the matters described above, which opinions shall be in form and substance, and from counsel, reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Administrative Agent shall not enter into any Mortgage in respect of any real property acquired by any Loan Party after the Closing Date unless and until (a) if such Mortgaged Property relates to a property not located in a flood zone, the date that is five (5) Business Days or (b) if such Mortgaged Property relates to a property located in a flood zone, the date that is fourteen (14) days, after the Administrative Agent has delivered to the Lenders the following documents in respect of such real property: (i) a completed flood hazard determination from a third party vendor; (ii) if such real property is located in a “special flood hazard area”, (A) a notification to the applicable Loan Parties of that fact and (if applicable) notification to the applicable Loan Parties that flood insurance coverage is not available and (B) evidence of the receipt by the applicable Loan Parties of such notice; and (iii) if required by Flood Insurance Laws, evidence of required flood insurance.

(c)With respect to any new Restricted Subsidiary that is not an Excluded Subsidiary (or such other Restricted Subsidiary designated by the Borrower as a Subsidiary Guarantor) created or acquired after the Closing Date by any Group Member (which,

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for the purposes of this Section 7.9(c), shall include any existing Restricted Subsidiary that ceases to be a Foreign Subsidiary or an Excluded Subsidiary), promptly (or within such period of time as reasonably consented to by the Administrative Agent) (i) execute and deliver to the Administrative Agent such amendments to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement as the Administrative Agent reasonably deems necessary or advisable to grant to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, a perfected security interest in the Capital Stock of such new Restricted Subsidiary (to the extent constituting Collateral) that is owned by any Loan Party, (ii) to the extent constituting Collateral, deliver to the Administrative Agent the certificates, if any, representing such Capital Stock, together with undated stock powers or equivalents, in blank, executed and delivered by a duly authorized officer of the relevant Loan Party, (iii) cause such new Restricted Subsidiary (A) to become a party to the Guarantee and Collateral Agreement, (B) to take such actions reasonably necessary or reasonably a