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EXHIBIT 10.1

Execution Version

Published CUSIP Numbers:

Deal:  387329AH8

Revolver:  387329AJ4

Term:  387329AK1

THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT

Dated as of May 31, 2018

among

 

 

GRANITE CONSTRUCTION INCORPORATED,

GRANITE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY and

GILC INCORPORATED,

as the Borrowers,

BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,
as Administrative Agent, Collateral Agent
,
Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer
,

BMO HARRIS BANK N.A.,

BBVA COMPASS,

and

HSBC BANK USA, N.A.,

as Co-Documentation Agents

 

BANK OF THE WEST and

U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,

as Co-Syndication Agents

and

The Other Lenders Party Hereto

 

BANK OF AMERICA Merrill Lynch,

as Joint Lead Arranger and Sole Bookrunner

 

and

 

BANK OF THE WEST and

U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,

as Joint Lead Arrangers

 


 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  

 

Section

 

 

Page

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE I.

 

DEFINITIONS AND ACCOUNTING TERMS

1

 

 

 

 

1.01

 

Defined Terms

1

1.02

 

Other Interpretive Provisions

39

1.03

 

Accounting Terms

40

1.04

 

Rounding

41

1.05

 

Exchange Rates; Currency Equivalents

41

1.06

 

Additional Alternative Currencies

41

1.07

 

Change of Currency

42

1.08

 

Times of Day

42

1.09

 

Letter of Credit Amounts

42

1.10

 

Amendment and Restatement

42

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE II.

 

THE COMMITMENTS AND CREDIT EXTENSIONS

44

 

 

 

 

2.01

 

Loans

44

2.02

 

Borrowings, Conversions and Continuations of Revolving Credit Loans

44

2.03

 

Letters of Credit

46

2.04

 

Swing Line Loans

56

2.05

 

Prepayments

59

2.06

 

Termination or Reduction of Commitments

60

2.07

 

Repayment of Loans

61

2.08

 

Interest

61

2.09

 

Fees

62

2.10

 

Computation of Interest and Fees; Retroactive Adjustments of Applicable Rate

63

2.11

 

Evidence of Debt

63

2.12

 

Payments Generally; Administrative Agent’s Clawback

64

2.13

 

Sharing of Payments by Lenders

66

2.14

 

Increase in Commitments

66

2.15

 

Cash Collateral

70

2.16

 

Defaulting Lenders

72

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE III.

 

TAXES, YIELD PROTECTION AND ILLEGALITY

74

 

 

 

 

3.01

 

Taxes

74

3.02

 

Illegality

79

3.03

 

Inability to Determine Rates

80

3.04

 

Increased Costs; Reserves on Eurodollar Rate Loans

82

3.05

 

Compensation for Losses

83

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3.06

 

Mitigation Obligations; Replacement of Lenders

84

3.07

 

Survival

85

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE IV.

 

CONDITIONS PRECEDENT TO CREDIT EXTENSIONS

85

 

 

 

 

4.01

 

Conditions to Effectiveness and Initial Credit Extension

85

4.02

 

Conditions to all Credit Extensions

89

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE V.

 

REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

90

 

 

 

 

5.01

 

Existence, Qualification and Power

90

5.02

 

Authorization; No Contravention

90

5.03

 

Governmental Authorization; Other Consents

90

5.04

 

Binding Effect

91

5.05

 

Financial Statements; No Material Adverse Effect

91

5.06

 

Litigation

91

5.07

 

No Default

91

5.08

 

Ownership of Property; Liens

92

5.09

 

Environmental Compliance

92

5.10

 

Insurance

93

5.11

 

Taxes

93

5.12

 

ERISA Compliance

93

5.13

 

Subsidiaries; Equity Interests

94

5.14

 

Margin Regulations; Investment Company Act

94

5.15

 

Disclosure

94

5.16

 

Intellectual Property; Licenses, Etc

95

5.17

 

Swap Contracts

95

5.18

 

Labor Relations

95

5.19

 

Solvency

95

5.20

 

Taxpayer Identification Number

95

5.21

 

Representations as to Foreign Obligors

95

5.22

 

OFAC

96

5.23

 

Security Instruments

96

5.24

 

Anti-Corruption Laws

97

5.25

 

Not an EEA Financial Institution

97

5.26

 

Beneficial Ownership

97

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE VI.

 

AFFIRMATIVE COVENANTS

97

 

 

 

 

6.01

 

Financial Statements

97

6.02

 

Certificates; Other Information

98

6.03

 

Notices

99

6.04

 

Payment of Obligations

100

6.05

 

Preservation of Existence, Etc

101

6.06

 

Maintenance of Properties

101

6.07

 

Maintenance of Insurance

101

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6.08

 

Compliance with Laws

101

6.09

 

Books and Records

101

6.10

 

Inspection Rights

102

6.11

 

Environmental Laws

102

6.12

 

Use of Proceeds

102

6.13

 

Anti-Corruption Laws

102

6.14

 

New Material Subsidiaries; Additional Guarantors; After-Acquired Real Property; Release of Collateral

103

6.15

 

Appraisals

106

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE VII.

 

NEGATIVE COVENANTS

106

 

 

 

 

7.01

 

Liens

106

7.02

 

Investments

109

7.03

 

Indebtedness

111

7.04

 

Fundamental Changes

113

7.05

 

Dispositions

114

7.06

 

Sanctions

115

7.07

 

Restricted Payments

115

7.08

 

Change in Nature of Business

116

7.09

 

Transactions with Affiliates

116

7.10

 

Burdensome Agreements

117

7.11

 

Use of Proceeds

117

7.12

 

Financial Covenants

118

7.13

 

Anti-Corruption Laws

118

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE VIII.

 

EVENTS OF DEFAULT AND REMEDIES

118

 

 

 

 

8.01

 

Events of Default

118

8.02

 

Remedies Upon Event of Default

121

8.03

 

Application of Funds

121

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE IX.

 

ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT

123

 

 

 

 

9.01

 

Appointment and Authority

123

9.02

 

Rights as a Lender

123

9.03

 

Exculpatory Provisions

123

9.04

 

Reliance by Administrative Agent

124

9.05

 

Delegation of Duties

125

9.06

 

Resignation of Administrative Agent

125

9.07

 

Non-Reliance on Administrative Agent and Other Lenders

126

9.08

 

No Other Duties, Etc

127

9.09

 

Administrative Agent May File Proofs of Claim

127

9.10

 

Collateral and Guaranty Matters

127

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9.11

 

Secured Cash Management Agreements, Secured Hedge Agreements, Secured Card Related Products Agreements and Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit

129

9.12

 

Lender ERISA Status

130

 

 

 

 

ARTICLE X.

 

MISCELLANEOUS

132

 

 

 

 

10.01

 

Amendments, Etc

132

10.02

 

Notices; Effectiveness; Electronic Communication

134

10.03

 

No Waiver; Cumulative Remedies; Enforcement

137

10.04

 

Expenses; Indemnity; Damage Waiver

137

10.05

 

Payments Set Aside

139

10.06

 

Successors and Assigns

140

10.07

 

Treatment of Certain Information; Confidentiality

145

10.08

 

Right of Setoff

146

10.09

 

Interest Rate Limitation

146

10.10

 

Counterparts; Integration; Effectiveness

147

10.11

 

Survival of Representations and Warranties

147

10.12

 

Severability

147

10.13

 

Replacement of Lenders

148

10.14

 

Governing Law; Jurisdiction; Etc

148

10.15

 

Arbitration and Waiver of Jury Trial

149

10.16

 

California Judicial Reference

151

10.17

 

No Advisory or Fiduciary Responsibility

151

10.18

 

Electronic Execution of Assignments and Certain Other Documents

151

10.19

 

USA PATRIOT Act

152

10.20

 

Judgment Currency

152

10.21

 

Keepwell

152

10.22

 

Acknowledgement and Consent to Bail-In of EEA Financial Institutions

153

 

 

 

 

SIGNATURES

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SCHEDULES

 

1.01(e)

Existing Letters of Credit

 

1.01(g)

Guarantors

 

2.01

Commitments and Applicable Percentages

 

5.05(d)

Project Debt

 

5.06

Litigation

 

5.09

Environmental Matters

 

5.13(a)

Subsidiaries and Other Equity Investments

 

5.13(b)

Permitted Notes Guarantors

 

5.16

Intellectual Property Matters

 

7.01

Existing Liens

 

7.02(a)

Existing Investments

 

7.02(b)

Investment Policy

 

7.02(g)

Investments by any GLC Venture

 

7.03

Existing Indebtedness

 

7.03(m)(i)

Project Debt Outstanding

 

7.09

Transactions with Affiliates

 

10.02

Administrative Agent’s Office; Certain Addresses for Notices

 

EXHIBITS

Form of

 

A

Loan Notice

 

B

Swing Line Loan Notice

 

C-1

Revolving Credit Note

 

C-2

Term Note

 

D

Compliance Certificate

 

E

Assignment and Assumption

 

F

Guaranty

 

G

Pledge Agreement

 

H

Security Agreement

 

I

List of Mortgaged Properties

 

J

Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement

 

K

U.S. Tax Compliance Certificates

 

 

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THIRD AMENDED AND REstATED CREDIT AGREEMENT

 

This THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (“Agreement”) is entered into as of May 31, 2018, among GRANITE CONSTRUCTION INCORPORATED, a Delaware corporation (the “Company” and a “Borrower”), GRANITE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, a California corporation (“GCC” and a “Borrower”), GILC INCORPORATED, a California corporation (“GILC” and a “Borrower”, and together with Company and GCC, collectively, the “Borrowers”), each lender from time to time party hereto (collectively, the “Lenders” and individually, a “Lender”), and BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Collateral Agent, Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer.

The Borrowers, the lenders party thereto (the “Existing Lenders”) and Bank of America, N.A., as administrative agent, are parties to that certain Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement dated as of October 28, 2015 (as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time prior to the date hereof, the “Existing Credit Agreement”), pursuant to which such Existing Lenders originally agreed to provide the Borrowers with a revolving credit facility, including a swing line subfacility, multicurrency letter of credit subfacility, and term loan facility.

The Borrowers have requested that the Existing Credit Agreement be amended and restated in order to, among other things, extend the maturity date, provide for a revolving credit facility and a term loan facility and make certain other amendments to the Existing Credit Agreement (the “Restatement”), and the Lenders and the Administrative Agent are willing to do so on the terms and conditions set forth herein.

In consideration of the mutual covenants and agreements herein contained, the parties hereto covenant and agree as follows:

ARTICLE I.DEFINITIONS AND ACCOUNTING TERMS

1.01Defined Terms.  As used in this Agreement, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below:

80% Threshold” has the meaning set forth in the definition of “Material Subsidiary”.

2019 Notes” means the Company’s 6.11% Series 2007-A Senior Notes due December 11, 2019 and any additional notes issued pursuant to the 2019 Notes Agreement.

2019 Notes Agreement” means that certain Note Purchase Agreement dated as of December 12, 2007, among the Company, the purchasers of the Company’s Series 2007-A Senior Notes due December 11, 2019 party thereto, and the purchasers of additional notes from time to time party thereto.

Acquisition” means any transaction or series of related transactions for the purpose of or resulting, directly or indirectly, in (a) the acquisition of the assets of a Person, or of any business or division of a Person (other than a Person that is a Subsidiary), (b) the acquisition of the capital stock, partnership interests, membership interests or equity of any Person (other than a Person

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that is a Subsidiary), whether or not causing any Person to become a Subsidiary, or (c) a merger or consolidation or any other combination with another Person.

Act” means USA PATRIOT Act (Title III of Pub. L. 107-56 (signed into law October 26, 2001)).

Administrative Agent” means Bank of America in its capacity as administrative agent under any of the Loan Documents, or any successor administrative agent.

Administrative Agent’s Office” means, with respect to any currency, the Administrative Agent’s address and, as appropriate, account as set forth on Schedule 10.02 with respect to such currency, or such other address or account with respect to such currency as the Administrative Agent may from time to time notify to the Company and the Lenders.

Administrative Questionnaire” means an Administrative Questionnaire in a form approved by the Administrative Agent.

Affiliate” means, with respect to any Person, another Person that directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, Controls or is Controlled by or is under common Control with the Person specified.

Aggregate Commitments” means the Commitments of all the Lenders.

Agreement” means this Third Amended and Restated Credit Agreement.

Aircraft Security Agreement” means that certain Aircraft Security Agreement dated as of May 18, 2011 executed by GILC in favor of the Administrative Agent and for the benefit of the Secured Parties.

Alternative Currency” means each of Canadian Dollars, Euro, Mexican Pesos, Sterling, Yen and each other currency (other than Dollars) that is approved in accordance with Section 1.06.

Alternative Currency Equivalent” means, at any time, with respect to any amount denominated in Dollars, the equivalent amount thereof in the applicable Alternative Currency as determined by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, at such time on the basis of the Spot Rate (determined in respect of the most recent Revaluation Date) for the purchase of such Alternative Currency with Dollars.

Applicable Percentage” means (a) in respect of the Term Facility, with respect to any Term Lender at any time, the percentage (carried out to the ninth decimal place) of the Term Facility represented by (i) on or prior to the Closing Date, such Term Lender’s Term Commitment at such time, and (ii) thereafter, the principal amount of such Term Lender’s Term Loans at such time plus such Term Lender’s undrawn Term Commitment (if any) at such time, and (b) in respect of the Revolving Credit Facility, with respect to any Revolving Credit Lender at any time, the percentage (carried out to the ninth decimal place) of the Revolving Credit Facility represented by such Revolving Credit Lender’s Revolving Credit Commitment at such time, subject to adjustment as provided in Section 2.16.  If the commitment of each Revolving

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Credit Lender to make Revolving Credit Loans and the obligation of the L/C Issuer to make L/C Credit Extensions have been terminated pursuant to Section 8.02, or if the Revolving Credit Commitments have expired, then the Applicable Percentage of each Revolving Credit Lender in respect of the Revolving Credit Facility shall be determined based on the Applicable Percentage of such Revolving Credit Lender in respect of the Revolving Credit Facility most recently in effect, giving effect to any subsequent assignments.  The initial Applicable Percentage of each Lender in respect of each Facility is set forth opposite the name of such Lender on Schedule 2.01 or in the Assignment and Assumption pursuant to which such Lender becomes a party hereto, as applicable.

Applicable Rate” means, from time to time, the following percentages per annum, based upon the Consolidated Leverage Ratio as set forth in the most recent Compliance Certificate received by the Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 6.02(b):

Applicable Rate for Term Facility and Revolving Credit Facility

Pricing Level

Consolidated Leverage Ratio

Commitment Fee

 

Applicable Rate for LIBOR Loans and Financial Letter of Credit Fee

Applicable Rate for Performance Letter of Credit Fee

Applicable Rate for Base Rate Loans

1

Less than 0.50 to 1.00

0.175%

1.000%

0.667%

0.000%

2

Greater than or equal to 0.50 to 1.00 but less than 1.00 to 1.00

0.200%

1.250%

0.833%

0.250%

3

Greater than or equal to 1.00 to 1.00 but less than 1.50 to 1.00

0.250%

1.500%

1.000%

0.500%

4

Greater than or equal to 1.50 to 1.00 but less than 2.00  to 1.00

0.300%

1.625%

1.050%

0.625%

5

Greater than or equal to 2.00 to 1.00 but less than 2.50  to 1.00

0.350%

1.750%

1.200%

0.750%

6

Greater than or equal to  2.50 to 1.00

0.400%

2.000%

1.350%

1.000%

 

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Any increase or decrease in the Applicable Rate resulting from a change in the Consolidated Leverage Ratio shall become effective as of the first Business Day immediately following the date a Compliance Certificate is delivered pursuant to Section 6.02(b); provided, however, that (a) if a Compliance Certificate is not delivered when due in accordance with such Section, then, upon the request of the Required Lenders, Pricing Level 6 shall apply as of the first Business Day after the date on which such Compliance Certificate was required to have been delivered and shall remain in effect until the date on which such Compliance Certificate is delivered, and (b) subject to the preceding proviso, from the Closing Date to the first Business Day immediately following the date of delivery of the Compliance Certificate for the first fiscal quarter ending after the Closing Date, Pricing Level 3 shall apply.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this definition, the determination of the Applicable Rate for any period shall be subject to the provisions of Section 2.10(b).

Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage” means with respect to any Revolving Credit Lender at any time, such Revolving Credit Lender’s Applicable Percentage in respect of the Revolving Credit Facility at such time.

Appropriate Lender” means, at any time, (a) with respect to any of the Term Facility or the Revolving Credit Facility, a Lender that has a Commitment with respect to such Facility or holds a Term Loan or a Revolving Credit Loan, respectively, at such time, (b) with respect to the Letter of Credit Sublimit, (i) the L/C Issuer and (ii) if any Letters of Credit have been issued pursuant to Section 2.03(a), the Revolving Credit Lenders and (c) with respect to the Swing Line Sublimit, (i) the Swing Line Lender and (ii) if any Swing Line Loans are outstanding pursuant to Section 2.04(a), the Revolving Credit Lenders.

Approved Fund” means any Fund that is administered or managed by (a) a Lender, (b) an Affiliate of a Lender or (c) an entity or an Affiliate of an entity that administers or manages a Lender.

Arrangers” means Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated (or any other registered broker-dealer wholly-owned by Bank of America Corporation to which all or substantially all of Bank of America Corporation’s or any of its subsidiaries’ investment banking, commercial lending services or related businesses may be transferred following the date of this Agreement) and its successors, in its capacity as a joint lead arranger and sole bookrunner, and Bank of The West, and U.S. Bank National Association, and their respective successors, each in its capacity as a joint lead arranger.

Assignment and Assumption” means an assignment and assumption entered into by a Lender and an Eligible Assignee (with the consent of any party whose consent is required by Section 10.06(b)), and accepted by the Administrative Agent, in substantially the form of Exhibit E or any other form (including electronic documentation generated by MarkitClear or other electronic platform) approved by the Administrative Agent.

Attributable Indebtedness” means, on any date, (a) in respect of any capital lease of any Person, the capitalized amount thereof that would appear as a liability on a balance sheet of such Person prepared as of such date in accordance with GAAP, and (b) in respect of any Synthetic

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Lease Obligation, the capitalized amount of the remaining lease payments under the relevant lease that would appear as a liability on a balance sheet of such Person prepared as of such date in accordance with GAAP if such lease were accounted for as a capital lease.

Audited Financial Statements” means the audited consolidated balance sheet of the Company and its Subsidiaries for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017, and the related consolidated statements of income or operations, shareholders’ equity and cash flows for such fiscal year of the Company and its Subsidiaries, including the notes thereto.

Availability Period” means, in respect of the Revolving Credit Facility, the period from and including the Closing Date to the earliest of (a) the Maturity Date, (b) the date of termination of the Revolving Credit Commitments pursuant to Section 2.06, and (c) the date of termination of the commitment of each Revolving Credit Lender to make Revolving Credit Loans and of the obligation of the L/C Issuer to make L/C Credit Extensions pursuant to Section 8.02.

Bail-In Action” means 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” means, 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.

Bank of America” means Bank of America, N.A. and its successors.

Bankruptcy Code” means the federal Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978 (11 U.S.C. §101 et seq.).

Base Rate means for any day a fluctuating rate per annum equal to the highest of (a) the Federal Funds Rate plus 1/2 of 1%, (b) the rate of interest in effect for such day as publicly announced from time to time by Bank of America as its “prime rate,” and (c) the Eurodollar Rate plus 1.00%.  The “prime rate” is a rate set by Bank of America based upon various factors including Bank of America’s costs and desired return, general economic conditions and other factors, and is used as a reference point for pricing some loans, which may be priced at, above, or below such announced rate.  Any change in such prime rate announced by Bank of America shall take effect at the opening of business on the day specified in the public announcement of such change.  If the Base Rate shall be less than zero, such rate shall be deemed zero for purposes of this Agreement.

Base Rate Loan” means a Loan that bears interest based on the Base Rate.

Base Rate Revolving Loan” means a Revolving Credit Loan that is a Base Rate Loan.

Beneficial Ownership Certification” means a certification regarding beneficial ownership required by the Beneficial Ownership Regulation.

 

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

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Benefit Plan” means 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 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”.

Borrowers” has the meaning specified in the introductory paragraph hereto.  All singular references to the Borrower shall mean any Borrower, each Borrower, the Borrower that has received a Credit Extension hereunder or all of the Borrowers, as the context may require.

Borrower Materials” has the meaning specified in Section 6.02.

Borrowing” means a Revolving Credit Borrowing, a Swing Line Borrowing or a Term Borrowing, as the context may require.

Business Day” means any day other than a Saturday, Sunday or other day on which commercial banks are authorized to close under the Laws of, or are in fact closed in, the state where the Administrative Agent’s Office is located and, if such day relates to any Eurodollar Rate Loan, means any such day that is also a London Banking Day.

Canadian Dollar” means the lawful currency of Canada.

Card Related Products Agreement” means any agreement to provide credit, purchasing, debit and other credit related card arrangements.

Card Related Products Bank” means any Person that, (a) at the time it enters into a Card Related Products Agreement, is a Lender or an Affiliate of a Lender that has executed and delivered to the Administrative Agent a letter of undertaking in the form approved by the Administrative Agent, or (b) is party to a Card Related Products Agreement on the date that such Person or its Affiliate becomes a Lender, in each case in its capacity as a party to such Card Related Products Agreement.

Cash Collateralize” means to pledge and deposit with or deliver to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of one or more of the L/C Issuer or the Lenders, as collateral for L/C Obligations or obligations of the Lenders to fund participations in respect of L/C Obligations, cash or deposit account balances or, if the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer shall agree in their sole discretion, other credit support, in each case pursuant to documentation in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer. “Cash Collateral” shall have a meaning correlative to the foregoing and shall include the proceeds of such cash collateral and other credit support.

Cash Management Agreement” means any agreement that is not prohibited by the terms hereof to provide cash management services, including treasury, depository, overdraft, electronic funds transfer and other cash management arrangements.

Cash Management Bank” means any Person in its capacity as a party to a Cash Management Agreement that, (a) at the time it enters into a Cash Management Agreement with a Loan Party, is a Lender or an Affiliate of a Lender that has executed and delivered to the Administrative Agent a letter of undertaking in the form approved by the Administrative Agent,

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or (b) at the time it (or its Affiliate) becomes a Lender, is a party to a Cash Management Agreement with a Loan Party, in each case in its capacity as a party to such Cash Management Agreement (even if such Person ceases to be a Lender or such Person’s Affiliate ceased to be a Lender); provided, however, that for any of the foregoing to be included as a “Secured Cash Management Agreement” on any date of determination by the Administrative Agent, the applicable Cash Management Bank (other than the Administrative Agent or an Affiliate of the Administrative Agent) must have delivered a written notice to the Administrative Agent prior to such date of determination.

Change in Law” means the occurrence, after the date of this Agreement, of any of the following: (a) the adoption or taking effect of any law, rule, regulation or treaty, (b) any change in any law, rule, regulation or treaty or in the administration, interpretation, implementation or application thereof by any Governmental Authority or (c) the making or issuance of any request, rule, guideline or directive (whether or not having the force of law) by any Governmental Authority; provided that notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, (x) the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and all requests, rules, 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 in each case be deemed to be a “Change in Law”, regardless of the date enacted, adopted or issued.

Change of Control” means an event or series of events by which:

(a)any “person” or “group” (as such terms are used in Sections 13(d) and 14(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, but excluding any employee benefit plan of such person or its subsidiaries, and any person or entity acting in its capacity as trustee, agent or other fiduciary or administrator of any such plan) becomes the “beneficial owner” (as defined in Rules 13d-3 and 13d-5 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, except that a person or group shall be deemed to have “beneficial ownership” of all securities that such person or group has the right to acquire, whether such right is exercisable immediately or only after the passage of time (such right, an “option right”)), directly or indirectly, of 35% or more of the equity securities of the Company entitled to vote for members of the board of directors or equivalent governing body of the Company on a fully-diluted basis (and taking into account all such securities that such person or group has the right to acquire pursuant to any option right); or

(b)during any period of 12 consecutive months, a majority of the members of the board of directors or other equivalent governing body of the Company cease to be composed of individuals (i) who were members of that board or equivalent governing body on the first day of such period, (ii) whose election or nomination to that board or equivalent governing body was approved by individuals referred to in clause (i) above constituting at the time of such election or nomination at least a majority of that board or equivalent governing body or (iii) whose election or nomination to that board or other equivalent governing body was approved by individuals referred to in clauses (i) and (ii) above constituting at the time of such election or nomination at least a majority of that board or equivalent governing body.

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Closing Date” means the first date all the conditions precedent in Section 4.01 are satisfied or waived in accordance with Section 10.01.

Code” means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

Collateral” means, collectively, all property of each Borrower, each Guarantor or any other Person in which the Collateral Agent or any Lender is granted a Lien under any Security Instrument as security for all or any portion of the Obligations.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein or in any other Loan Document, the Collateral shall not include any property that would otherwise constitute a general intangible to the extent that the grant of a security interest in such property is prohibited by any requirement of Law of a Governmental Authority, requires a consent not obtained from any Governmental Authority pursuant to such requirement of Law or is prohibited by, or constitutes a breach or default under or results in the termination of or requires any consent not obtained under, any contract, license, permit, agreement, instrument or other document evidencing or giving rise to such property or, in the case of any investment property, any applicable shareholder, joint venture or similar agreement, except in each case to the extent that such requirement of Law or the term in such contract, license, agreement, instrument or other document or shareholder, joint venture or similar agreement providing for such prohibition, breach, default or termination or requiring such consent is ineffective under applicable Law; provided that this exclusion shall not apply to capital stock in Joint Ventures or Subsidiaries acquired or created after the Closing Date unless after reasonable best efforts the relevant Borrower or Guarantor is unable either to avoid the conditions set forth in this exclusion or to obtain consents, waivers or approvals thereof.

Collateral Agent” means Bank of America in its capacity as Collateral Agent under the Loan Documents pursuant to Section 9.10, or any successor collateral agent.

Collateral Release Date” means the date on which Collateral has been released pursuant to Section 6.14(d).

Collateral Release Period” means any period of time during which the Collateral Agent does not have a Lien (other than set off rights) on any Collateral pursuant to the Security Instruments.

Collateral Re-Pledge Date” means the date on which the Loan Parties are required to pledge and grant Liens on Collateral pursuant to Section 6.14(d).

Commitment” means a Term Commitment or a Revolving Credit Commitment, as the context may require.

Commodity Exchange Act” means the Commodity Exchange Act (7 U.S.C. § 1 et seq.), as amended from time to time, and any successor statute.

Company” has the meaning specified in the introductory paragraph hereto.

Compliance Certificate” means a certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit D.

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Connection Income Taxes” means Other Connection Taxes that are imposed on or measured by net income (however denominated) or that are franchise Taxes or branch profits Taxes.

Consolidated EBITDA” means, for any Subject Period, for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis (excluding, however, any Project Debt Entity), an amount equal to Consolidated Net Income for such period plus Consolidated Tax Expenses for such period and the following to the extent deducted in calculating such Consolidated Net Income: (a) Consolidated Interest Expense for such period, (b) depreciation and amortization expense for such period, (c) any non-cash charges for such period including, but not limited to, (i) non-cash expenses related to stock and equity options, (ii) non-cash expenses related to an Acquisition, and (iii) non-cash impairment charges (excluding any such non-cash charges that represent the accrual of, or reserve for, anticipated cash charges in any future period), and (d) one-time, non-recurring cash fees and expenses, not to exceed $10,000,000 for all Acquisitions, related to cost savings, restructuring, severance, integration, or consolidation related to an Acquisition, and to include without limitation advisory, legal, financing, and consulting fees related to an Acquisition, incurred during such Subject Period in connection with the signing a definitive agreement; provided that all components of Consolidated EBITDA for such period shall include or exclude, as the case may be, without duplication, on the same basis and in a manner consistent with the foregoing provisions of this definition, such components of Consolidated EBITDA attributable to any Investment permitted pursuant to Section 7.02(n) other than Construction JV Investments arising in the Ordinary Course of Business consummated during such period or any business or assets that have been Disposed of after the first day of such period and prior to the end of such period, in each case as determined on a pro forma basis, in accordance with Regulation S-X promulgated by the SEC.

Consolidated Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio” means, as of any date of determination, the ratio of (a) Consolidated EBITDA, measured for the Subject Period ending on such date, to (b) Consolidated Fixed Charges, measured for the Subject Period ending on such date.

Consolidated Fixed Charges” means, for any Subject Period, for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis, the sum of (a) Consolidated Interest Expenses paid in cash, plus (b) the aggregate amount of Federal, state, local and foreign taxes paid in cash, plus (c) the aggregate principal amount of all regularly scheduled principal payments of Consolidated Funded Indebtedness (for the avoidance of doubt, excluding all payments in respect of revolving Indebtedness and prepayments in respect of all Indebtedness), plus (d) the lesser amount of (i) the aggregate amount of all capital expenditures and (ii) $37,500,000, plus (e) the aggregate amount of all Restricted Payments made in cash.

Consolidated Funded Indebtedness” means, as of any date of determination, for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis, the sum of (a) the outstanding principal amount of all obligations, whether current or long-term, for borrowed money (including Obligations hereunder) and all obligations evidenced by bonds, debentures, notes, loan agreements or other similar instruments, with or without recourse, but not including Project Debt, plus (b) Attributable Indebtedness in respect of capital leases, Synthetic Lease Obligations and sale-leaseback transactions, but not including Project Debt, plus (c) without duplication, all

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Guarantee Obligations with respect to Indebtedness of the types specified in subsections (a) and (b) above of Persons other than any Borrower or any Subsidiary.

Consolidated Interest Coverage Ratio” means, as of any date of determination, the ratio of (a) Consolidated EBITDA, measured for the Subject Period ending on such date, to (b) Consolidated Interest Expense, measured for the Subject Period ending on such date.

Consolidated Interest Expense” means, for any Subject Period, for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis, the sum of (a) all interest, premium payments, fees, charges and related expenses of the Company and its Subsidiaries in connection with borrowed money (including capitalized interest) or in connection with the deferred purchase price of assets, in each case to the extent treated as interest in accordance with GAAP, plus (b) the portion of rent expense of the Company and its Subsidiaries with respect to such period under capital leases that is treated as interest in accordance with GAAP and the portion of Synthetic Lease Obligations payable by the Company and its Subsidiaries with respect to such period that would be treated as interest in accordance with GAAP if such lease were treated as a capital lease under GAAP; excluding for purposes of clause (a) and (b) hereof, such amounts in respect of Project Debt.

Consolidated Leverage Ratiomeans, as of any date of determination, the ratio of (a) Consolidated Funded Indebtedness as of such date to (b) Consolidated EBITDA, measured for the Subject Period ending on or most recently ended prior to such date.

Consolidated Net Income” means, for any Subject Period, for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis, the net income of the Company and its Subsidiaries from continuing operations, excluding extraordinary items and excluding gains and losses from Dispositions for that period; not including, however, net income in respect of or attributable to any Project Debt Entity unless and until such net income has been received by a Borrower or Subsidiary (other than a Project Debt Entity) in the form of dividends or similar distributions.

Consolidated Stockholders’ Equity” means, as of any date of determination for the Company and its Subsidiaries (excluding Project Debt Entities) on a consolidated basis, stockholders’ equity as of that date, determined in accordance with GAAP.

Consolidated Tangible Net Worth” means, as of any date of determination, the amount equal to Consolidated Stockholders’ Equity on that date minus the Intangible Assets of the Company and its Subsidiaries (excluding Project Debt Entities) (determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP) on that date.

Consolidated Tax Expense” means, for any period, all provisions for taxes based on Consolidated Net Income (including, without limitation, any additions to such taxes, and any penalties and interest with respect thereto), all as determined for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP.

Construction JV” means any Joint Venture entered into by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries, initially, with any one or more other Persons in the Ordinary Course of Business solely for purposes of undertaking or completing a construction project; provided that a Construction JV shall not be deemed to cease being a Construction JV after the withdrawal or

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buy-out of such other Person(s) from the Joint Venture or the purchase, acquisition or redemption of such other Person’s interest in such Joint Venture.

Construction JV Investments” means Investments in any Construction JV arising upon any initial capital contribution to or subsequent capital contribution in such Construction JV, and participated in ratably by all then existing co-joint venturers having an interest in such Construction JV, solely for purposes of undertaking or completing a construction project and Investments arising in connection with the purchase, acquisition, redemption or buy-out of another co-joint venturer’s interest in such Construction JV; provided Construction JV Investments shall not include the incurrence, directly or indirectly, of any Guarantee Obligation by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries.

Contingent Acquisition Obligation” means those contingent obligations (including, without limitation, purchase price adjustments, indemnification obligations and “earnouts”) of a Borrower or Subsidiary incurred in favor of a seller (or other third party entitled thereto) under or with respect to any Acquisition or Investment permitted hereunder.

Contractual Obligation” means, 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.

Control” means the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to direct or cause the direction of the management or policies of a Person, whether through the ability to exercise voting power, by contract or otherwise.  “Controlling” and “Controlled” have meanings correlative thereto.

Credit Extension” means each of the following: (a) a Borrowing and (b) an L/C Credit Extension.

Debtor Relief Laws” means the Bankruptcy Code of the United States, 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.

Default” means any event or condition that constitutes an Event of Default or that, with the giving of any notice, the passage of time, or both, would be an Event of Default.

Default Rate” means (a) when used with respect to Obligations other than Letter of Credit Fees, an interest rate equal to (i) the Base Rate plus (ii) the Applicable Rate, if any, applicable to Base Rate Loans plus (iii) 2% per annum; provided, however, that with respect to a Eurodollar Rate Loan, the Default Rate shall be an interest rate equal to the interest rate (including any Applicable Rate) otherwise applicable to such Loan plus 2% per annum, and (b) when used with respect to Letter of Credit Fees, a rate equal to the Applicable Rate plus 2% per annum.

Defaulting Lender” means, subject to Section 2.16(b), any Lender that (a) has failed to (i) fund all or any portion of its Loans within two Business Days of the date such Loans were required to be funded hereunder unless such Lender notifies the Administrative Agent and the

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Company in writing that such failure is the result of such Lender’s determination that one or more conditions precedent to funding (each of which conditions precedent, together with any applicable default, shall be specifically identified in such writing) has not been satisfied, or (ii) pay to the Administrative Agent, the L/C Issuer, the Swing Line Lender or any other Lender any other amount required to be paid by it hereunder (including in respect of its participation in Letters of Credit or Swing Line Loans) within two Business Days of the date when due, (b) has notified the Company, the Administrative Agent, the L/C Issuer or the Swing Line Lender in writing that it does not intend to comply with its funding obligations hereunder, or has made a public statement to that effect (unless such writing or public statement relates to such Lender’s obligation to fund a Loan hereunder and states that such position is based on such Lender’s determination that a condition precedent to funding (which condition precedent, together with any applicable default, shall be specifically identified in such writing or public statement) cannot be satisfied), (c) has failed, within three Business Days after written request by the Administrative Agent or the Company, to confirm in writing to the Administrative Agent and the Company that it will comply with its prospective funding obligations hereunder (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 and the Company), or (d) has, or has a direct or indirect parent company that has, (i) become the subject of a proceeding under any Debtor Relief Law, (ii) had appointed for it a receiver, custodian, conservator, trustee, administrator, assignee for the benefit of creditors or similar Person charged with reorganization or liquidation of its business or assets, including the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other state or federal regulatory authority acting in such a capacity, or (iii) 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.  Any determination by the Administrative Agent that a Lender is a Defaulting Lender under any one or more of clauses (a) through (d) above, and of the effective date of such status, shall be conclusive and binding absent manifest error, and such Lender shall be deemed to be a Defaulting Lender (subject to Section 2.16(b)) as of the date established therefor by the Administrative Agent in a written notice of such determination, which shall be delivered by the Administrative Agent to the Company, the L/C Issuer, the Swing Line Lender and each other Lender promptly following such determination.

Designated Jurisdiction” means any country or territory to the extent that such country or territory itself is the subject of any Sanction.

Direct Foreign Subsidiary” means a Foreign Subsidiary a majority of whose Voting Securities, or a majority of whose Subsidiary Securities, are owned by any Borrower or a Domestic Subsidiary.

Disposition” or “Dispose” means the sale, transfer, license, lease or other disposition (including any sale and leaseback transaction) of any property by any Person, including any sale, assignment, transfer or other disposal, with or without recourse, of any notes or accounts

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receivable or any rights and claims associated therewith; provided that the term “Disposition” shall not apply to or include any lease of real property.

Dollar” and “$” mean lawful money of the United States.

Dollar Equivalent” means, at any time, (a) with respect to any amount denominated in Dollars, such amount, and (b) with respect to any amount denominated in any Alternative Currency, the equivalent amount thereof in Dollars as determined by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, at such time on the basis of the Spot Rate (determined in respect of the most recent Revaluation Date) for the purchase of Dollars with such Alternative Currency.

Domestic Subsidiary” means any Subsidiary that is organized under the laws of any political subdivision of the United States, other than any such Subsidiary that is treated as a disregarded entity for U.S. federal income tax purposes if substantially all of the assets of such Subsidiary consist of capital stock of one or more direct or indirect Subsidiaries organized under the laws of any jurisdiction other than the United States or any political subdivision thereof.

EEA Financial Institution” means (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 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” means any of the member states of the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Norway.

EEA Resolution Authority” means 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 10.06(b)(iii) and (v) (subject to such consents, if any, as may be required under Section 10.06(b)(iii)).  

Environmental Claims” means all claims, however asserted, by any Governmental Authority or any other Person alleging potential liability or responsibility for violation of any Environmental Law or for release or injury to the environment or threat to public health, personal injury (including sickness, disease or death), property damage, natural resources damage, or otherwise alleging liability or responsibility for damages (punitive or otherwise), cleanup, removal, remedial or response costs, restitution, civil or criminal penalties, injunctive relief, or other type of relief, resulting from or based upon (a) the presence, placement, discharge, emission or release (including intentional and unintentional, negligent and non-negligent, sudden or non-sudden, accidental or non-accidental placement, spills, leaks, discharges, emissions or releases) of any Hazardous Material at, in or from property, whether or not owned by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries, or (b) any other circumstances forming the basis of any violation, or alleged violation, of any Environmental Law.

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Environmental Laws” means any and all Federal, state, local, and foreign statutes, laws, regulations, ordinances, rules, judgments, orders, decrees, permits, concessions, grants, franchises, licenses, agreements or governmental restrictions relating to pollution and the protection of the environment or the release of any materials into the environment, including those related to hazardous substances or wastes, air emissions and discharges to waste or public systems.

Environmental Permits” has the meaning set forth in Section 5.09(b).

ERISA” means the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended, and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder.

ERISA Affiliate” means any trade or business (whether or not incorporated) under common control with the Company within the meaning of Section 414(b) or (c) of the Code (and Sections 414(m) and (o) of the Code for purposes of provisions relating to Section 412 of the Code).

ERISA Event” means (a) a Reportable Event with respect to a Pension Plan that requires the Company or an ERISA Affiliate to provide notice to the PBGC (other than such an event as to which the requirement of 30 days’ notice has been waived by the PBGC); (b) the withdrawal of the Company or any ERISA Affiliate from a Pension Plan subject to Section 4063 of ERISA during a plan year in which such entity was a “substantial employer” as defined in Section 4001(a)(2) of ERISA or a cessation of operations that is treated as such a withdrawal under Section 4062(e) of ERISA; (c) a complete or partial withdrawal by the Company or any ERISA Affiliate from a Multiemployer Plan or notification that a Multiemployer Plan is in reorganization, in either case, within the meaning of Title IV of ERISA; (d) the filing of a notice of intent to terminate, or the treatment of a Pension Plan amendment as a termination, under Section 4041 or 4041A of ERISA; (e) the institution by the PBGC of proceedings to terminate a Pension Plan; (f) any event or condition which constitutes grounds under Section 4042 of ERISA for the termination of, or the appointment of a trustee to administer, any Pension Plan; (g) the determination that any Pension Plan is considered an at-risk plan or a plan in endangered or critical status within the meaning of Sections 430, 431 and 432 of the Code or Sections 303, 304 and 305 of ERISA; or (h) the imposition of any liability under Title IV of ERISA, other than for PBGC premiums due but not delinquent under Section 4007 of ERISA, upon the Company or any ERISA Affiliate.

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

Euro” and “” mean the single currency of the Participating Member States.

Eurodollar Rate” means:

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(a)for any Interest Period with respect to a Eurodollar Rate Loan, the LIBOR Screen Rate at approximately 11:00 a.m., London time, two Business Days prior to the commencement of such Interest Period, for Dollar deposits (for delivery on the first day of such Interest Period) with a term equivalent to such Interest Period;

(b)for any interest calculation with respect to a Base Rate Loan on any date, the rate per annum equal to LIBOR, at or about 11:00 a.m., London time, determined two Business Days prior to such date for Dollar deposits with a term of one month commencing that day; and

(c)if the Eurodollar Rate shall be less than zero, such rate shall be deemed zero for purposes of this Agreement;

provided that to the extent a comparable or successor rate is approved by the Administrative Agent in connection herewith, the approved rate shall be applied in a manner consistent with market practice; provided, further that to the extent such market practice is not administratively feasible for the Administrative Agent, such approved rate shall be applied in a manner as otherwise reasonably determined by the Administrative Agent.

Eurodollar Rate Loan” means a Revolving Credit Loan or a Term Loan that bears interest at a rate based on clause (a) of the definition of “Eurodollar Rate.”

Event of Default” has the meaning specified in Section 8.01.

Excluded Swap Obligation” means, with respect to any Guarantor, any Swap Obligation if, and to the extent that, all or a portion of the Guaranty of such Guarantor of, or the grant by such Guarantor of a security interest to secure, such Swap Obligation (or any Guaranty thereof) is or becomes illegal under the Commodity Exchange Act or any rule, regulation or order of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (or the application or official interpretation of any thereof) by virtue of such Guarantor’s failure for any reason to constitute an “eligible contract participant” as defined in the Commodity Exchange Act (determined after giving effect to any “keepwell, support or other agreement” for the benefit of such Guarantor and any and all guarantees of such Guarantor’s Swap Obligations by other Loan Parties) at the time the Guaranty of such Guarantor, or a grant by such Guarantor of a security interest, becomes effective with respect to such Swap Obligation. If a Swap Obligation arises under a master agreement governing more than one swap, such exclusion shall apply only to the portion of such Swap Obligation that is attributable to swaps for which such Guaranty or security interest is or becomes excluded in accordance with the first sentence of this definition.

Excluded Taxes” means any of the following Taxes imposed on or with respect to any Recipient  or required to be withheld or deducted from a payment to a Recipient, (a) Taxes imposed on or measured by net income (however denominated), franchise Taxes, and branch profits Taxes, in each case, (i) imposed as a result of such Recipient being organized under the laws of, or having its principal office or, in the case of any Lender, its Lending Office located in, the jurisdiction imposing such Tax (or any political subdivision thereof) or (ii) that are Other Connection Taxes, (b) in the case of a Lender, U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed on amounts payable to or for the account of such Lender with respect to an applicable interest in a

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Loan or Commitment pursuant to a law in effect on the date on which (i) such Lender acquires such interest in the Loan or Commitment (other than pursuant to an assignment request by the Company under Section 10.13) or (ii) such Lender changes its Lending Office, except in each case to the extent that, pursuant to Section 3.01(a)(ii) or (c), amounts with respect to such Taxes were payable either to such Lender's assignor immediately before such Lender became a party hereto or to such Lender immediately before it changed its Lending Office, (c) Taxes attributable to such Recipient’s failure to comply with Section 3.01(e) and (d) any U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed pursuant to FATCA.

Existing Credit Agreement” has the meaning specified in the recitals hereto.

Existing Lenders” has the meaning specified in the recitals hereto.

Existing Letters of Credit” means those letters of credit outstanding immediately prior to the effectiveness of this Agreement, as more particularly described on Schedule 1.01(e).

Facility” means the Term Facility or the Revolving Credit Facility, as the context may require.

Facility Termination Date” means the date as of which all of the following shall have occurred:  (a) the Aggregate Commitments have been terminated in full, (b) all Obligations have been paid in full, other than (i) contingent indemnification obligations, (ii) the undrawn portion of Letters of Credit and (iii) all fees relating to any Letters of Credit accruing after such date (which fees shall be payable solely for the account of the L/C Issuer and shall be computed (based on interest rates and the Applicable Rate then in effect) on such undrawn amounts to the respective expiry dates of the Letters of Credit), in each case as have been fully Cash Collateralized or as to which other arrangements with respect thereto satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer shall have been made, (c) the Commitments of all Lenders, if any, shall have terminated or expired, (d) the obligations and liabilities of the Borrowers and each other Loan Party under all Secured Hedge Agreements, Secured Cash Management Agreements and Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit shall have been fully, finally and irrevocably paid and satisfied in full and the Secured Hedge Agreements, Secured Cash Management Agreements and Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit shall have expired or been terminated, or other arrangements satisfactory to the applicable Cash Management Bank, Hedge Bank or LOC Bank shall have been made with respect thereto, (e) the obligations and liabilities of the Borrowers and each other Loan Party under all Secured Card Related Products Agreements shall have been fully, finally and irrevocably paid and satisfied in full and the Secured Card Related Products Agreements shall have expired or been terminated, or other arrangements satisfactory to the applicable Card Related Products Bank shall have been made with respect thereto, and (f) each Guarantor shall have fully, finally and irrevocably paid and satisfied in full its respective obligations and liabilities arising under the Loan Documents (except for future obligations consisting of, or arising out of, continuing indemnities and other contingent Obligations of the Borrowers or any Loan Party that may be owing to any Related Party of the Administrative Agent or any Lender pursuant to the Loan Documents and expressly survive termination of this Agreement).

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FASB ASC means the Accounting Standards Codification of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.

FATCA” means Sections 1471 through 1474 of the Code, as of the date of this Agreement (or any amended or successor version that is substantively comparable and not materially more onerous to comply with) and any current or future regulations or official interpretations thereof and any agreements entered into pursuant to Section 1471 (b) (1) of the Code.

Federal Funds Rate” means, for any day, the rate per annum equal to the weighted average of the rates on overnight Federal funds transactions with members of the Federal Reserve System as published by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on the Business Day next succeeding such day; provided that (a) if such day is not a Business Day, the Federal Funds Rate for such day shall be such rate on such transactions on the next preceding Business Day as so published on the next succeeding Business Day, and (b) if no such rate is so published on such next succeeding Business Day, the Federal Funds Rate for such day shall be the average rate (rounded upward, if necessary, to a whole multiple of 1/100 of 1%) charged to Bank of America on such day on such transactions as determined by the Administrative Agent.  If the Federal Funds Rate shall be less than zero, such rate shall be deemed zero for purposes of this Agreement.

Fee Letter” means those certain separate letter agreements, dated March 23, 2018, among the Company, the Administrative Agent and the Arrangers as applicable.

Financial Letter of Credit” means any Letter of Credit that is a “financial standby letter of credit” as set forth in applicable Laws promulgated from time to time by the FRB.

Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit” means an amount equal to $50,000,000.  The Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit is part of, and not in addition to, the Letter of Credit Sublimit.

Foreign Lender” means (a) if any Borrower is a U.S. Person, a Lender that is not a U.S. Person, and (b) if any Borrower is not a U.S. Person, a Lender that is resident or organized under the laws of a jurisdiction other than that in which such Borrower is resident for tax purposes.  For purposes of this definition, the United States, each State thereof and the District of Columbia shall be deemed to constitute a single jurisdiction.

Foreign Obligor” means a Loan Party that is a Foreign Subsidiary.

Foreign Subsidiary” means any Subsidiary other than a Domestic Subsidiary.

FRB” means the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System of the United States.

Fronting Exposure” means, at any time there is a Defaulting Lender, (a) with respect to the L/C Issuer, such Defaulting Lender’s Applicable Percentage of the outstanding L/C Obligations other than L/C Obligations as to which such Defaulting Lender’s participation obligation has been reallocated to other Lenders or Cash Collateralized in accordance with the terms hereof, and (b) with respect to the Swing Line Lender, such Defaulting Lender’s

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Applicable Percentage of Swing Line Loans other than Swing Line Loans as to which such Defaulting Lender’s participation obligation has been reallocated to other Lenders in accordance with the terms hereof.

Fund” means any Person (other than a natural Person) that is (or will be) engaged in making, purchasing, holding or otherwise investing in commercial loans and similar extensions of credit in the ordinary course of its activities.

GAAP” means generally accepted accounting principles in the United States set forth in the opinions and pronouncements of the Accounting Principles Board and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and statements and pronouncements of the Financial Accounting Standards Board or such other principles as may be approved by a significant segment of the accounting profession in the United States, that are applicable to the circumstances as of the date of determination, consistently applied.

GLC Venture” means any Joint Venture, now or hereafter formed by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries with any other Person in the Ordinary Course of Business of the Company or such Subsidiary for the purpose of engaging in the business of real estate development and/or Disposition of real estate or interests in real estate or entities owning real estate; provided that a GLC Venture shall not be deemed to cease being a GLC Venture after the withdrawal or buy-out of such other Person(s) from the Joint Venture or the purchase, acquisition or redemption of such other Person’s interest in such Joint Venture.

Governmental Authority” means the government of the United States or any other nation, or of any political subdivision thereof, whether state or local, and any agency, authority, instrumentality, regulatory body, court, central bank or other entity exercising executive, legislative, judicial, taxing, regulatory or administrative powers or functions of or pertaining to government (including any supra-national bodies such as the European Union or the European Central Bank).

Guarantee Obligation” means, as to any Person, (a) any obligation, contingent or otherwise, of such Person guaranteeing or having the economic effect of guaranteeing any Indebtedness or other obligation payable or performable by another Person (the “primary obligor”) in any manner, whether directly or indirectly, and including any obligation of such Person, direct or indirect, (i) to purchase or pay (or advance or supply funds for the purchase or payment of) such Indebtedness or other obligation, (ii) to purchase or lease property, securities or services for the purpose of assuring the obligee in respect of such Indebtedness or other obligation of the payment or performance of such Indebtedness or other obligation, (iii) to maintain working capital, equity capital or any other financial statement condition or liquidity of the primary obligor so as to enable the primary obligor to pay such Indebtedness or other obligation, or (iv) entered into for the purpose of assuring in any other manner the obligee in respect of such Indebtedness or other obligation of the payment or performance thereof or to protect such obligee against loss in respect thereof (in whole or in part), or (b) any Lien on any assets of such Person securing any Indebtedness or other obligation of any other Person, whether or not such Indebtedness or other obligation is assumed by such Person (or any right, contingent or otherwise, of any holder of such Indebtedness to obtain any such Lien).  The amount of any Guarantee Obligation of any guaranteeing Person shall be deemed to be the lower of (x) an

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amount equal to the stated or determinable amount of the primary obligation in respect of which such Guarantee Obligation is made and (y) 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 Company in good faith.

Guarantor Assessment Date” means each of (a) the date on which the Company delivers or is obligated to deliver to the Administrative Agent financial statements pursuant to Section 6.01(a) or (b), (b) the date on which a Borrower consummates any Acquisition of all or substantially all of the assets or capital stock of another Person, or acquires or creates any new or additional Subsidiary, (c) the date on which any Subsidiary becomes a Permitted Notes Guarantor, (d) the date on which a Borrower sells, transfers, divests or otherwise Disposes of any Subsidiary or all or substantially of the assets of any Subsidiary, and (e) with respect to Target and its Subsidiaries, the Indenture Termination Date.

Guarantors” means, collectively, (a) the Company, (b) all of the Subsidiaries listed on Schedule 1.01(g), together with all other Persons who, following the Closing Date, execute and deliver a guaranty or guaranty joinder or supplement pursuant to Section 6.14, and (c) with respect to (i) Secured Obligations owing by any Loan Party under any Secured Hedge Agreement, Secured Cash Management Agreement or Secured Bilateral Letter of Credit and (ii) the payment and performance by each Specified Loan Party of its obligations under its Guaranty with respect to all Swap Obligations, each Borrower.

Guaranty” means that certain Third Amended and Restated Guaranty Agreement dated as of the Closing Date executed by the Guarantors in favor of the Administrative Agent and for the benefit of the Secured Bank Creditors, substantially in the form attached as Exhibit F hereto and reasonably satisfactory to Administrative Agent, as supplemented from time to time by the execution and delivery of any Guaranty Joinder Agreements executed and delivered pursuant to Section 6.14.

Guaranty Joinder Agreement” means each Guaranty Joinder Agreement, substantially in the form thereof attached to the Guaranty, executed and delivered by a Subsidiary to Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 6.14.

Hazardous Materials” means, collectively, as of any date: (a) any petroleum or petroleum products, flammable explosives, radioactive materials, asbestos in any form that is or could become friable, urea formaldehyde foam insulation, and transformers or other equipment that contain dielectric fluid containing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB’s); (b) any chemicals or other materials or substances which as of such date are defined as or included in the definition of “hazardous substances,” “hazardous wastes,” “hazardous materials,” “extremely hazardous wastes,” “restricted hazardous wastes,” “toxic substances,” “toxic pollutants,” “contaminants,” “infectious wastes,” “pollutants” or words of similar import under any Environmental Law; and (c) any other chemical or other material or substance, exposure to which or use of which as of such date is prohibited, limited or regulated under any Environmental Law.

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Hedge Bank” means any Person that (a) at the time that it enters into any Swap Contract not prohibited by the terms of this Agreement, is a Lender or an Affiliate of a Lender that has executed and delivered to the Administrative Agent a letter of undertaking in the form approved by the Administrative Agent, or (b) is party to an interest rate Swap Contract on the date that such Person or its Affiliate becomes a Lender, in each case in such Person’s capacity as a party to such Swap Contract.

Honor Date” has the meaning specified in Section 2.03(c)(i).

Impacted Loans” has the meaning assigned to such term in Section 3.03(a).

Incorporated Covenants” has the meaning specified in Section 2.14(i).

Increase Effective Date” has the meaning specified in Section 2.14(a).

Increase Joinder” has the meaning specified in Section 2.14(e).

Incremental Commitments” means Incremental Revolving Commitments and/or the Incremental Term Commitments.

Incremental Revolving Commitment” has the meaning specified in Section 2.14(a).

Incremental Term Commitments” has the meaning specified in Section 2.14(a).

Incremental Term Loan Maturity Date” has the meaning specified in Section 2.14(e).

Incremental Term Loans” means any loans made pursuant to any Incremental Term Commitments.

Indebtedness” means, as to any Person at a particular time, all of the following, whether or not included as indebtedness or liabilities in accordance with GAAP:

(a)all obligations of such Person for borrowed money and all obligations of such Person evidenced by bonds, debentures, notes, loan agreements or other similar instruments;

(b)all direct or contingent obligations of such Person arising under letters of credit (including standby and commercial), reimbursement agreements, bankers’ acceptances, bank guaranties, surety bonds and similar instruments (in each case, whether or not such obligations are contingent or absolute); provided that the amount of any such contingent obligation permitted under this clause (b) shall be deemed to be equal to the maximum reasonably anticipated liability in respect thereof;

(c)net obligations under any Swap Contract in an amount equal to the Swap Termination Value thereof;

(d)all obligations of such Person to pay the deferred purchase price of property or services (other than trade accounts payable in the Ordinary Course of Business);

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(e)indebtedness (excluding prepaid interest thereon) secured by a Lien on property owned or being purchased by such Person (including indebtedness arising under conditional sales or other title retention agreements), whether or not such indebtedness shall have been assumed by such Person or is limited in recourse;

(f)capital leases and Synthetic Lease Obligations; and

(g)all Guarantee Obligations of such Person in respect of any of the foregoing.

For all purposes hereof, the Indebtedness of any Person shall include the Indebtedness of any Joint Venture (other than a Joint Venture that is itself a corporation or limited liability company) in which such Person is a general partner or joint venturer, unless such Indebtedness is (i) expressly made non-recourse to such Person and to such Person’s assets (subject only to customary exceptions acceptable to the Required Lenders) or (ii) Project Debt.  The amount of any net obligation under any Swap Contract on any date shall be deemed to be the Swap Termination Value thereof as of such date.  The amount of any capital lease or Synthetic Lease Obligation as of any date shall be deemed to be the amount of Attributable Indebtedness in respect thereof as of such date.

Indemnified Taxes” means (a) Taxes, other than Excluded Taxes, imposed on or with respect to any payment made by or on account of any obligation of any Loan Party under any Loan Document and (b) to the extent not otherwise described in clause (a), Other Taxes.

Indemnitees” has the meaning specified in Section 10.04(b).

Indenture Termination Date” has the meaning assigned to such term in Section 6.14(e).

Information” has the meaning specified in Section 10.07.

Initial Closing Date” means October 11, 2012.

Intangible Assets” means assets that are considered to be intangible assets under GAAP, including customer lists, goodwill, computer software, copyrights, trade names, trademarks, patents, franchises, licenses, unamortized deferred charges, unamortized debt discount and capitalized research and development costs.

Interest Payment Date” means, (a) as to any Loan other than a Base Rate Loan, the last day of each Interest Period applicable to such Loan and the Maturity Date; provided, however, that if any Interest Period for a Eurodollar Rate Loan exceeds three months, the respective dates that fall every three months after the beginning of such Interest Period shall also be Interest Payment Dates; and (b) as to any Base Rate Loan (including a Swing Line Loan), the last Business Day of each March, June, September and December and the Maturity Date.

Interest Period” means, as to each Eurodollar Rate Loan, the period commencing on the date such Eurodollar Rate Loan is disbursed or converted to or continued as a Eurodollar Rate Loan and ending on the date one, two, three or six months (or such other period that is twelve months or less requested by Company and consented to by all of the Lenders) thereafter, as selected by the Company in its Loan Notice; provided that:

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(a)any Interest Period that would otherwise end on a day that is not a Business Day shall be extended to the next succeeding Business Day unless such Business Day falls in another calendar month, in which case such Interest Period shall end on the next preceding Business Day;

(b)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 the calendar month at the end of such Interest Period; and

(c)no Interest Period shall extend beyond the Maturity Date.

Investment” means, as to any Person, any acquisition or investment by such Person, whether by means of (a) the purchase or other acquisition of capital stock or other securities of another Person, (b) a loan, advance or capital contribution to, guaranty of debt of, or purchase or other acquisition of any other debt or equity participation or interest in, another Person, including any partnership or joint venture interest in or with such other Person, (c) the provision of goods or services to another Person for consideration other than cash payable in full upon the delivery or provision of such goods or services (other than trade accounts payable in the Ordinary Course of Business), or (d) the purchase or other acquisition (in one transaction or a series of transactions) of assets of another Person that constitute a business unit of that Person.  For purposes of covenant compliance, the amount of any Investment shall be the amount actually invested, without adjustment for subsequent increases or decreases in the value of such Investment, minus any dividends, distributions or other amounts returned or repaid in respect of such Investment.

IP Rights” has the meaning specified in Section 5.16.

IRS” means the United States Internal Revenue Service.

ISP” means, with respect to any Letter of Credit, the “International Standby Practices 1998” published by the Institute of International Banking Law & Practice, Inc. (or such later version thereof as may be in effect at the time of issuance).

Issuer Documents” means with respect to any Letter of Credit, the Letter of Credit Application, and any other document, agreement and instrument entered into by the L/C Issuer and any Borrower (or any Subsidiary) or in favor of the L/C Issuer and relating to such Letter of Credit.

Joint Venture” means a single-purpose corporation, partnership, limited liability company, joint venture or other similar legal arrangement (whether created by contract or conducted through a separate legal entity) now or hereafter formed by one Person with another Person in order to conduct a common venture or enterprise with such Person.

Latest Maturity Date” means the latest of the Maturity Date for the Revolving Credit Facility, the Maturity Date for the Term Facility, and any Incremental Term Loan Maturity Date applicable to existing Incremental Term Loans, as of any date of determination.

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Laws” means, collectively, all international, foreign, Federal, state and local statutes, treaties, rules, guidelines, regulations, ordinances, codes and administrative or judicial precedents or authorities, including the interpretation or administration thereof by any Governmental Authority charged with the enforcement, interpretation or administration thereof, and all applicable administrative orders, directed duties, requests, licenses, authorizations and permits of, and agreements with, any Governmental Authority, in each case whether or not having the force of law.

L/C Advance” means, with respect to each Lender, such Lender’s funding of its participation in any L/C Borrowing in accordance with its Applicable Percentage.  All L/C Advances shall be denominated in Dollars.

L/C Borrowing” means an extension of credit resulting from a drawing under any Letter of Credit which has not been reimbursed on the date when made or refinanced as a Revolving Credit Borrowing.  All L/C Borrowings shall be denominated in Dollars.

L/C Credit Extension” means, with respect to any Letter of Credit, the issuance thereof or extension of the expiry date thereof, or the increase of the amount thereof.

L/C Issuer” means Bank of America in its capacity as issuer of Letters of Credit hereunder, or any successor issuer of Letters of Credit hereunder, in each case, with the commitments of each L/C Issuer as set forth in Schedule 2.01.

L/C Obligations” means, as at any date of determination, the aggregate amount available to be drawn under all outstanding Letters of Credit plus the aggregate of all Unreimbursed Amounts, including all L/C Borrowings.  For purposes of computing the amount available to be drawn under any Letter of Credit, the amount of such Letter of Credit shall be determined in accordance with Section 1.09.  For all purposes of this Agreement, if on any date of determination a Letter of Credit has expired by its terms but any amount may still be drawn thereunder by reason of the operation of Rule 3.14 of the ISP, such Letter of Credit shall be deemed to be “outstanding” in the amount so remaining available to be drawn.

Lender” means each of the Persons identified as a “Lender” on the signature pages hereto, including each Revolving Credit Lender and/or each Term Lender, as the context may require, each other Person that becomes a “Lender” in accordance with this Agreement and their successors and assigns and, as the context requires, includes the Swing Line Lender.

Lender Increase Notice” has the meaning assigned to such term in Section 2.14(b).

Lending Office” means, as to any Lender, the office or offices of such Lender described as such in such Lender’s Administrative Questionnaire, or such other office or offices as a Lender may from time to time notify the Company and the Administrative Agent, which office may include any Affiliate of such Lender or any domestic or foreign branch of such Lender or such Affiliate. Unless the context otherwise requires each reference to a Lender shall include its applicable Lending Office.

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Letter of Credit” means any standby letter of credit issued hereunder and shall include each Existing Letter of Credit.  Letters of Credit may be issued in Dollars or in an Alternative Currency.

Letter of Credit Application” means an application and agreement for the issuance or amendment of a Letter of Credit in the form from time to time in use by the L/C Issuer.

Letter of Credit Expiration Date” means the day that is seven days prior to the Maturity Date of the Revolving Credit Facility then in effect (or, if such day is not a Business Day, the next preceding Business Day).

Letter of Credit Fee” has the meaning specified in Section 2.03(h).

Letter of Credit Sublimit” means an amount equal to the lesser or the Aggregate Commitments and $100,000,000.  The Letter of Credit Sublimit is part of, and not in addition to, the Aggregate Commitments.

LIBOR” has the meaning specified in the definition of “LIBOR Screen Rate”.

LIBOR Screen Rate” means the rate per annum equal to the London Interbank Offered Rate (“LIBOR”) or a comparable or successor rate, which rate is approved by the Administrative Agent, as published on the applicable Bloomberg screen page or other applicable screen page the Administrative Agent designates to determine LIBOR (or such other commercially available source providing such quotations as may be designated by the Administrative Agent from time to time).

LIBOR Successor Rate” has the meaning provided in Section 3.03(b).

LIBOR Successor Rate Conforming Changes” means, with respect to any proposed LIBOR Successor Rate, any conforming changes to the definition of Base Rate, Interest Period, timing and frequency of determining rates and making payments of interest and other administrative matters as may be appropriate, in the reasonable discretion of the Administrative Agent, to reflect the adoption of such LIBOR Successor Rate and to permit the administration thereof by the Administrative Agent in a manner substantially consistent with market practice (or, if the Administrative Agent determines that adoption of any portion of such market practice is not administratively feasible or that no market practice for the administration of such LIBOR Successor Rate exists, in such other manner of administration as the Administrative Agent determines in consultation with the Company).  

Lien” means any mortgage, pledge, hypothecation, assignment, deposit arrangement, encumbrance, lien (statutory or other), charge, or preference, priority or other security interest or preferential arrangement in the nature of a security interest of any kind or nature whatsoever (including any conditional sale or other title retention agreement, any easement, right of way or other encumbrance on title to real property, and any financing lease having substantially the same economic effect as any of the foregoing).

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Loan” means an extension of credit by a Lender to the Borrowers under Article II in the form of a Revolving Credit Loan, a Term Loan or a Swing Line Loan.  All Loans shall be denominated in Dollars.

Loan Documents” means, collectively, this Agreement, each Note, each Issuer Document, each Security Instrument, the Post-Closing Agreement, the affirmation agreement referenced in Section 4.01(a)(iii), any agreement creating or perfecting rights in Cash Collateral pursuant to the provisions of Section 2.15 of this Agreement, the Fee Letter, the Guaranty and the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement.

Loan Notice” means a notice of (a) a Term Borrowing, (b) a Revolving Credit Borrowing, (c) a conversion of Loans from one Type to the other, or (d) a continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans, pursuant to Section 2.02(a), which shall be substantially in the form of Exhibit A or such other form as may be approved by the Administrative Agent (including any form on an electronic platform or electronic transmission system as shall be approved by the Administrative Agent), appropriately completed and signed by a Responsible Officer of the Company.

Loan Parties” means, collectively, the Borrowers and the Guarantors.

LOC Bank” means any Lender or Affiliate of a Lender that has issued (or issues) a performance or financial standby letter of credit or trade or commercial letter of credit for the account of the Company and/or any (or one or more) Subsidiary of the Company that is permitted to be secured by a Lien on Collateral pursuant to Section 7.01(x).  For the avoidance of doubt (i) at any point that a Lender ceases to be a Lender then such Person (and any Affiliate of such Person) shall cease to be a LOC Bank and (ii) at such time the issuer of any performance or financial standby letter of credit or trade or commercial letter of credit for the account of the Company and/or any (or one or more) Subsidiary of the Company becomes a Lender (or becomes an Affiliate of a Lender) such Person shall automatically become a LOC Bank until such time that such Person (or Affiliate of such Person) ceases to be a Lender.

London Banking Day” means any day on which dealings in Dollar deposits are conducted by and between banks in the London interbank eurodollar market.

Material Adverse Effect” means (a) a material adverse change in, or a material adverse effect upon, the operations, business, properties, condition (financial or otherwise) of the Company or the Company and its Subsidiaries taken as a whole; (b) a material impairment of the rights and remedies of the Administrative Agent, the Collateral Agent or any Lender under any Loan Document, or the ability of any Loan Party to perform its obligations under any Loan Document to which it is a party; or (c) a material adverse effect upon the legality, validity, binding effect or enforceability against any Loan Party of any Loan Document to which it is a party.

Material Subsidiary” means,

(a)as of the last day of any fiscal quarter of the Company, any Subsidiary that meets either of the following conditions at such time: (i) such Subsidiary’s consolidated total revenues for the period of the immediately preceding four fiscal quarters is equal to or greater than 10% of

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the consolidated total revenues of the Company and its Subsidiaries for such period, determined in accordance with GAAP, in each case as reflected in the most recent annual or quarterly (as applicable) financial statements required to be delivered pursuant to Section 6.01; or (ii) such Subsidiary’s total assets, as of the last day of the immediately preceding fiscal quarter, are equal to or greater than 10% of the consolidated total assets of the Company and its Subsidiaries as of such date, determined in accordance with GAAP, in each case as reflected in the most recent annual or quarterly (as applicable) financial statements of the Company required to be delivered pursuant to Section 6.01; and

(b)as of any other Guarantor Assessment Date, any Subsidiary that has, on a pro forma basis, based upon the then most recently delivered financial statements delivered pursuant to Section 6.01, and after giving effect to the applicable Acquisition, divestiture or creation, as though occurring on the first day of the four fiscal quarter period ending on the effective date of such delivered financial statements, (i) total revenues for the period of the immediately preceding four fiscal quarters is equal to or greater than 10% of the consolidated total revenues of the Company and its Subsidiaries for such period, determined in accordance with GAAP, or (ii) total assets equal to or greater than 10% of the consolidated total assets of the Company and its Subsidiaries as of such date, determined in accordance with GAAP;

provided, however, that if at any time Subsidiaries qualifying as Material Subsidiaries pursuant to clause (a) or (b) above which, in the aggregate and together with the total assets and total revenues of the Company, do not represent at least 80% of the consolidated total assets and consolidated total revenues of the Company and its Subsidiaries (the “80% Threshold”), the Company shall designate additional Domestic Subsidiaries or, to the extent no material adverse tax consequences shall result, Foreign Subsidiaries as Material Subsidiaries until the 80% Threshold is satisfied collectively by all Material Subsidiaries; and provided further, however, that, in accordance with Section 6.14(e), in no event shall the Target or any of its Subsidiaries be considered a “Material Subsidiary” hereunder until the Indenture Termination Date, and, until such Indenture Termination Date occurs, the assets and revenues of the Target and its Subsidiaries shall not be included in the calculations to determine the 80% Threshold and Subsidiaries that comprise Material Subsidiaries pursuant to clause (a) or (b) above.  Once a Subsidiary qualifies as or is designated by the Company as a Material Subsidiary, it shall continue to constitute a Material Subsidiary throughout the term of this Agreement, until such time as the Company provides to the Administrative Agent a certificate in accordance with Section 6.14(b) that such Subsidiary is no longer required to be designated as such pursuant to the terms hereof.

Maturity Date” means May 31, 2023; provided, however, that if such date is not a Business Day, the Maturity Date shall be the preceding Business Day.

Mexican Pesos” means the lawful currency of Mexico.

Minimum Collateral Amount” means, at any time, (a) with respect to Cash Collateral consisting of cash or deposit account balances provided to reduce or eliminate Fronting Exposure during the existence of a Defaulting Lender, an amount equal to 102% of the Fronting Exposure of the L/C Issuer with respect to Letters of Credit issued and outstanding at such time that could not be reallocated to Non-Defaulting Lenders in accordance with Section 2.16(a)(iv), (b) with

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respect to Cash Collateral consisting of cash or deposit account balances provided in accordance with the provisions of Section 2.15(a)(i), (a)(ii) or (a)(iii), an amount equal to 102% of (i) if in respect of a Cash Collateral requirement under Section 2.15(a)(i), the amount of the applicable L/C Borrowing, and (ii) if in respect of a Cash Collateral requirement under Section 2.15(a)(ii) or (a)(iii), the Outstanding Amount of all L/C Obligations, and (c) otherwise, 102% of the amounts reasonably expected to be owing.

Mortgage” means any mortgage, deed of trust, trust deed or other equivalent document now or hereafter encumbering any fee-owned real property of any Loan Party in favor of the Collateral Agent, on behalf of the Secured Parties, as security for any of the Obligations, each of which shall be in form and substance reasonably acceptable to the Collateral Agent.  

Mortgaged Properties” means, collectively, the real properties owned by the Loan Parties and identified on Exhibit I, including, without limitation, all buildings, improvements, structures and fixtures now or subsequently located thereon and owned by any such Loan Party.

Multiemployer Plan” means any employee benefit plan of the type described in Section 4001(a)(3) of ERISA, to which the Company or any ERISA Affiliate makes or is obligated to make contributions, or during the preceding five plan years, has made or been obligated to make contributions.

Multiple Employer Plan” means a Plan which has two or more contributing sponsors (including the Company or any ERISA Affiliate) at least two of whom are not under common control, as such a plan is described in Section 4064 of ERISA.

Non-Consenting Lender” means any Lender that does not approve any consent, waiver or amendment that (a) requires the approval of all Lenders or all affected Lenders in accordance with the terms of Section 10.01 and (b) has been approved by the Required Lenders.

Non-Defaulting Lender” means, at any time, each Lender that is not a Defaulting Lender at such time.

Note” means a Term Note or a Revolving Credit Note, as the context may require.

Obligationsmeans (a) all advances to, and debts, liabilities, obligations, covenants and duties of, any Loan Party arising under any Loan Document or otherwise with respect to any Loan, or Letter of Credit and (b) all costs and expenses incurred in connection with enforcement and collection of the foregoing, including the fees, charges and disbursements of counsel, in each case whether direct or indirect (including those acquired by assumption), absolute or contingent, due or to become due, now existing or hereafter arising and including interest and fees that accrue after the commencement by or against any Loan Party or any Affiliate thereof pursuant to any proceeding under any Debtor Relief Laws naming such Person as the debtor in such proceeding, regardless of whether such interest and fees are allowed claims in such proceeding; provided that the Obligations shall exclude any Excluded Swap Obligations.

OFAC” means the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the United States Department of the Treasury.

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Ordinary Course of Business” means, in respect of any transaction involving the Company or any Subsidiary of the Company, (a) the ordinary course of such Person’s business, substantially as conducted by any such Person prior to or as of the Closing Date, or in a manner reasonably related thereto, and undertaken by such Person in good faith and not for purposes of evading any covenant or restriction in any Loan Document, or (b) transactions outside the ordinary course of such Person’s then-existing business, as long as the Company provides written notice to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders prior to such Person undertaking such business, specifically referencing this definition, provided that the Required Lenders shall not have delivered written objections to the Administrative Agent within five (5) Business Days after their receipt of such written notice.

Organization Documents” means, (a) with respect to any corporation, the certificate or articles of incorporation and the bylaws (or equivalent or comparable constitutive documents with respect to any non-U.S. jurisdiction); (b) with respect to any limited liability company, the certificate or articles of formation or organization and operating agreement; and (c) with respect to any partnership, Joint Venture, trust or other form of business entity, the partnership, Joint Venture or other applicable agreement of formation or organization and any agreement, instrument, filing or notice with respect thereto filed in connection with its formation or organization with the applicable Governmental Authority in the jurisdiction of its formation or organization and, if applicable, any certificate or articles of formation or organization of such entity.

Other Connection Taxes” means, with respect to any Recipient, Taxes imposed as a result of a present or former connection between such Recipient and the jurisdiction imposing such Tax (other than connections arising from such Recipient having executed, delivered, become a party to, performed its obligations under, received payments under, received or perfected a security interest under, engaged in any other transaction pursuant to or enforced any Loan Document, or sold or assigned an interest in any Loan or Loan Document).

Other Taxes” means all present or future stamp, court or documentary, intangible, recording, filing or similar Taxes that arise from any payment made under, from the execution, delivery, performance, enforcement or registration of, from the receipt or perfection of a security interest under, or otherwise with respect to, any Loan Document, except any such Taxes that are Other Connection Taxes imposed with respect to an assignment (other than an assignment made pursuant to Section 3.06).

Outstanding Amount” means (a) with respect to Term Loans, Revolving Credit Loans and Swing Line Loans on any date, the aggregate outstanding principal amount thereof after giving effect to any borrowings and prepayments or repayments of Term Loans, Revolving Credit Loans and Swing Line Loans, as the case may be, occurring on such date; and (b) with respect to any L/C Obligations on any date, the amount of such L/C Obligations on such date after giving effect to any L/C Credit Extension occurring on such date and any other changes in the aggregate amount of the L/C Obligations as of such date, including as a result of any reimbursements by the Borrowers of Unreimbursed Amounts.

Overnight Rate” means, for any day, (a) with respect to any amount denominated in Dollars, the greater of (i) the Federal Funds Rate and (ii) an overnight rate determined by the

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Administrative Agent, the L/C Issuer, or the Swing Line Lender, as the case may be, in accordance with banking industry rules on interbank compensation, and (b) with respect to any amount denominated in an Alternative Currency, the rate of interest per annum at which overnight deposits in the applicable Alternative Currency, in an amount approximately equal to the amount with respect to which such rate is being determined, would be offered for such day by a branch or Affiliate of Bank of America in the applicable offshore interbank market for such currency to major banks in such interbank market.  If the Overnight Rate shall be less than zero, such rate shall be deemed zero for purposes of this Agreement.

Participant” has the meaning specified in Section 10.06(d).

Participant Register” has the meaning specified in Section 10.06(d).

Participating Member State” means any member state of the European Union that has the Euro as its lawful currency in accordance with legislation of the European Union relating to Economic and Monetary Union.

PBGC” means the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation.

Pension Act” means the Pension Protection Act of 2006.

Pension Funding Rules” means the rules of the Code and ERISA regarding minimum required contributions (including any installment payment thereof) to Pension Plans and set forth in, with respect to plan years ending prior to the effective date of the Pension Act, Section 412 of the Code and Section 302 of ERISA, each as in effect prior to the Pension Act and, thereafter, Sections 412, 430, 431, 432 and 436 of the Code and Sections 302, 303, 304 and 305 of ERISA.

Pension Plan” means any employee pension benefit plan (including a Multiple Employer Plan or a Multiemployer Plan) that is maintained or is contributed to by the Company and any ERISA Affiliate and is either covered by Title IV of ERISA or is subject to the minimum funding standards under Section 412 of the Code.

Performance Letter of Credit” means any Letter of Credit that is a “performance standby letter of credit” as set forth in applicable Laws promulgated from time to time by the FRB.

Permitted Lien” means any Lien permitted by Section 7.01.

Permitted Lowercase Acquisition” means the acquisition (including by way of merger) by the Company and/or its Subsidiary of the Target as contemplated in the Transaction Agreement.

Permitted Notes” means, collectively, the 2019 Notes and any Indebtedness serving to extend, renew or refinance all or a portion thereof so long as (a) the aggregate outstanding principal amount (or accreted value, if applicable) of all Permitted Notes outstanding at any time is not greater than the sum of (i) the aggregate principal amount (or accreted value, if applicable) of the Permitted Notes as of the Closing Date and (ii) an amount equal to a reasonable premium or other reasonable amount paid, and fees and expenses reasonably incurred, in connection with such refinancing, (b) such Indebtedness has a maturity that is not prior to, and a weighted

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average life to maturity equal to or greater than, the remaining Weighted Average Life to Maturity of the extended, renewed or refinanced 2019 Notes, (c) such Indebtedness shall have pricing, fees (including upfront fees and original issue discount), optional prepayment, redemption premiums and subordination terms as determined by the Company and the Persons providing such Indebtedness; provided that such Indebtedness does not provide for greater or additional scheduled amortization payments due prior to the Maturity Date than the extended, renewed or refinanced 2019 Notes, (d) if secured, the terms and conditions of such Indebtedness (except as otherwise provided in clauses (b) and (c) above) are (taken as a whole) no more favorable to the Persons providing such Indebtedness than those applicable to the extended, renewed or refinanced Permitted Notes (except for covenants or other provisions applicable only to periods after the then Maturity Date), and such terms and conditions shall include collateral release provisions substantially similar to those contained in the 2019 Notes, (e) such Indebtedness is secured on a pari passu or junior basis to the Obligations or is unsecured and (f) if secured, the Persons providing such Indebtedness shall be bound by the terms of the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement.

Permitted Notes Documents” means the 2019 Notes, the 2019 Notes Agreement, all other Permitted Notes, and all note purchase agreements, promissory notes, guaranties and other documents evidencing or relating to or executed in connection with any such Indebtedness.

Permitted Notes Guarantor” means, at any time, any Subsidiary that is at such time a guarantor of Indebtedness of the Company pursuant to any Permitted Notes Documents.

Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement” means (a) the Intercreditor and Collateral Agency Agreement dated as of the Initial Closing Date, among the Administrative Agent (on behalf of the Secured Bank Creditors), the Permitted Noteholders, the Collateral Agent (on behalf of the Secured Parties) and the Loan Parties, attached as Exhibit J, as modified, amended, amended and restated or supplemented from time to time and (b) any other intercreditor agreement subsequently executed among the Administrative Agent (on behalf of the Secured Bank Creditors), the Permitted Noteholders, the Collateral Agent (on behalf of the Secured Parties) and the Loan Parties (it being understood that an intercreditor agreement having terms substantially similar to the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement dated as of the Initial Closing Date is satisfactory to the extent such Indebtedness is secured on a pari passu basis with the Obligations).

Permitted Noteholders” means, collectively, the holders from time to time of the Permitted Notes.

Person” means any natural person, corporation, limited liability company, trust, Joint Venture, association, company, partnership, Governmental Authority or other entity.

Plan” means any employee benefit plan within the meaning of Section 3(3) of ERISA (including a Pension Plan), maintained for employees of the Company or any ERISA Affiliate or any such Plan to which the Company or any ERISA Affiliate is required to contribute on behalf of any of its employees.

Platform” has the meaning specified in Section 6.02.

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Pledge Agreement” means that certain Amended and Restated Securities Pledge Agreement dated as of the Initial Closing Date among the Borrowers, certain Guarantors and the Collateral Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, substantially in the form of Exhibit G, as supplemented from time to time by the execution and delivery of Pledge Joinder Agreements pursuant to Section 6.14, as the same may be otherwise supplemented (including by Pledge Agreement Supplement).

Pledge Agreement Supplement” means, with respect to each Pledge Agreement, the Pledge Agreement Supplement in the form affixed as an Exhibit to such Pledge Agreement.

Pledge Joinder Agreement” means each Pledge Joinder Agreement, substantially in the form thereof attached to the Pledge Agreement, executed and delivered by a Guarantor to the Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 6.14.

Pledged Interests” means the Subsidiary Securities heretofore pledged to the Collateral Agent and the Subsidiary Securities required to be pledged as Collateral pursuant to this Agreement or the terms of any Pledge Agreement; provided that notwithstanding any contrary provision in any Loan Document, in the case of any Foreign Subsidiary, “Pledged Interests” shall be limited to a pledge of 65% of the Voting Securities and 100% of the other Subsidiary Securities issued by such Foreign Subsidiary.

Post-Closing Agreement” means that certain Post-Closing Agreement dated as of the Closing Date among the Borrowers and the Administrative Agent.

Prior Loan Documents” has the meaning set forth in Section 1.10(c).

Project Debt” means, in respect of any GLC Venture (the “obligor”), any Indebtedness of such obligor incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business of such obligor and of the Company and its Subsidiaries, which may be secured by a Lien on assets of such obligor, but as to which there is no general recourse to any Loan Party except against such obligor (a) for breach of customary representations and warranties, or (b) to the extent such obligor is a limited liability company, corporation, limited partnership or other entity as to which no Loan Party (other than obligor) is, directly or indirectly (at law, through any Guarantee Obligation or otherwise), liable to pay the debts of such obligor.

Project Debt Entity” means at any time, any GLC Venture obligated in respect of Project Debt at such time.

Proposed New Lender” has the meaning assigned to such term in Section 2.14(b).

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

Public Lender” has the meaning specified in Section 6.02.

Recipient” means the Administrative Agent, any Lender, the L/C Issuer or any other recipient of any payment to be made by or on account of any obligation of any Loan Party hereunder.

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Register” has the meaning specified in Section 10.06(c).

Related Parties” means, with respect to any Person, such Person’s Affiliates and the partners, directors, officers, employees, agents, trustees, administrators, managers, advisors and representatives of such Person and of such Person’s Affiliates.

Release” means any release, spill, emission, leaking, pumping, injection, deposit, disposal, discharge, dispersal, leaching or migration into the indoor or outdoor environment, including the movement of Hazardous Materials through ambient air, soil, surface water, ground water, wetlands, land or subsurface strata.

Reportable Event” means any of the events set forth in Section 4043(c) of ERISA, other than events for which the 30-day notice period has been waived.

Request for Credit Extension” means (a) with respect to a Borrowing, conversion or continuation of Revolving Credit Loans or Term Loans, a Loan Notice, (b) with respect to an L/C Credit Extension, a Letter of Credit Application, and (c) with respect to a Swing Line Loan, a Swing Line Loan Notice.

Required Lenders” means, at any time, Lenders holding more than 50% of the sum of the (a) Total Outstandings (with the aggregate amount of each Revolving Credit Lender’s risk participation and funded participation in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans being deemed “held” by such Revolving Credit Lender for purposes of this definition) and (b) aggregate unused Commitments; provided that the amount of any participation in any Swing Line Loan and Unreimbursed Amounts that such Defaulting Lender has failed to fund that have not been reallocated to and funded by another Lender shall be deemed to be held by the Lender that is the Swing Line Lender or L/C Issuer, as the case may be, in making such determination; and provided, further, that (x) the unused Revolving Credit Commitment of, and the portion of the Total Revolving Credit Outstandings held or deemed held by, any Defaulting Lender shall be excluded for purposes of making a determination of Required Lenders and (y) the portion of the Term Facility held by any Defaulting Lender shall be excluded for purposes of making a determination of Required Lenders.

Required Revolving Lenders” means, as of any date of determination, Revolving Credit Lenders holding more than 50% of the sum of the (a) Total Revolving Credit Outstandings (with the aggregate amount of each Revolving Credit Lender’s risk participation and funded participation in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans being deemed “held” by such Revolving Credit Lender for purposes of this definition) and (b) aggregate unused Revolving Credit Commitments; provided that the unused Revolving Credit Commitment of, and the portion of the Total Revolving Credit Outstandings held or deemed held by, any Defaulting Lender shall be excluded for purposes of making a determination of Required Revolving Lenders.

Required Term Lenders” means, as of any date of determination, Term Lenders holding more than 50% of the Term Facility on such date; provided that the portion of the Term Facility held by any Defaulting Lender shall be excluded for purposes of making a determination of Required Term Lenders.

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Responsible Officer” means the president, chief operating officer, chief executive officer, chief financial officer, treasurer, secretary, assistant secretary or controller of a Loan Party and, solely for purposes of the delivery of incumbency certificates pursuant to Section 4.01, the secretary or assistant secretary of a Loan Party, and, solely for purposes of notices given to Article II, any other officer or employee of the applicable Loan Party so designated by any of the foregoing officers in a notice to the Administrative Agent or any other officer or employee of the applicable Loan Party designated in or pursuant to an agreement between the applicable Loan Party and the Administrative Agent.  Any document delivered hereunder that is signed by a Responsible Officer of a Loan Party shall be conclusively presumed to have been authorized by all necessary corporate, partnership and/or other action on the part of such Loan Party and such Responsible Officer shall be conclusively presumed to have acted on behalf of such Loan Party.

Restatement” has the meaning specified in the recitals hereto.

Restricted Payment” means any dividend or other distribution (whether in cash, securities or other property) with respect to any capital stock or other equity interest of the Company or any Subsidiary, or any payment (whether in cash, securities or other property), including any sinking fund or similar deposit on account of the purchase, redemption, retirement, acquisition, cancellation or termination of any such capital stock or other equity interest or of any option, warrant or other right to acquire any such capital stock or other equity interest; provided, that any payments or other distributions made in respect of the Target 8% Notes or the Target 4.25% Notes, in each case whether in equity as a result of any conversion thereof or in cash, shall not be deemed to constitute Restricted Payments.

Revaluation Date” means, with respect to any Letter of Credit, each of the following: (a) each date of issuance of a Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency, (b) each date of an amendment of any such Letter of Credit having the effect of increasing the amount thereof (solely with respect to the increased amount), (c) each date of any payment by the L/C Issuer under any Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency, (d) in the case of the Existing Letters of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency, the Closing Date, and (e) such additional dates as the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer shall determine or the Required Revolving Lenders shall require.

Revolving Credit Borrowing” means a borrowing consisting of simultaneous Revolving Credit Loans of the same Type and, in the case of Eurodollar Rate Loans, having the same Interest Period made by each of the Revolving Credit Lenders pursuant to Section 2.01(b).

Revolving Credit Commitment” means, as to each Revolving Credit Lender, its obligation to (a) make Revolving Credit Loans to the Borrowers pursuant to Section 2.01(b), (b) purchase participations in L/C Obligations, and (c) purchase participations in Swing Line Loans, in an aggregate principal amount at any one time outstanding not to exceed the amount set forth opposite such Lenders name on Schedule 2.01 or in the Assignment and Assumption pursuant to which such Lender becomes a party hereto, as applicable, as such amount may be adjusted from time to time in accordance with this Agreement.  The aggregate principal amount of the Revolving Credit Commitments of all of the Lenders as in effect on the Closing Date is $350,000,000.

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Revolving Credit Exposure” means, as to any Lender at any time, the aggregate principal amount at such time of its outstanding Revolving Credit Loans and such Lender’s participation in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans at such time.

Revolving Credit Facility” means, at any time, the aggregate amount of the Revolving Credit Lenders’ Revolving Credit Commitments at such time.

Revolving Credit Lender” means, at any time, any Lender that has a Revolving Credit Commitment at such time.

Revolving Credit Loan” has the meaning specified in Section 2.01(b).

Revolving Credit Note” means a promissory note made by the Borrowers in favor of a Revolving Credit Lender evidencing Revolving Credit Loans or Swing Line Loans, as the case may be, made by such Revolving Credit Lender, substantially in the form of Exhibit C-1.

Sanction(s)” means any sanction administered or enforced by the United States Government (including without limitation, OFAC), the United Nations Security Council, the European Union, Her Majesty’s Treasury (“HMT”) or other relevant sanctions authorities in which the Company or any of its Subsidiaries does business.

Scheduled Unavailability Date” has the meaning provided in Section 3.03(b).

SEC” means the Securities and Exchange Commission, or any Governmental Authority succeeding to any of its principal functions.  

Secured Bank Creditors” means, collectively, with respect to each of the Security Instruments, the Administrative Agent, the Collateral Agent, the Lenders, the L/C Issuer, the Hedge Banks, the Cash Management Banks, the Card Related Products Banks, the LOC Banks, each co-agent or sub-agent appointed by the Administrative Agent from time to time pursuant to Section 9.05 and the other Persons the Secured Obligations owing to which are or are purported to be secured by the Collateral under the terms of the Security Instruments.

Secured Bilateral Letter of Credit” means any performance or financial standby letter of credit or trade or commercial letter of credit that is permitted to be secured by a Lien on Collateral pursuant to Section 7.01(x) and that is issued by an LOC Bank for the account of the Company and/or any (or one or more) Subsidiary of the Company.

Secured Card Related Products Agreement” means any Card Related Products Agreement permitted by Article VII that is entered into by and between any Loan Party and any Card Related Products Bank.

Secured Cash Management Agreement” means any Cash Management Agreement permitted by Article VII that is entered into by and between any Loan Party and any Cash Management Bank.

Secured Hedge Agreement” means any Swap Contract permitted by Article VII that is entered into by and between any Loan Party and any Hedge Bank.

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Secured Obligations” means (a) all Obligations, (b) all obligations of any Loan Party arising under Secured Card Related Products Agreements, Secured Cash Management Agreements, Secured Hedge Agreements and, if and only if permitted under Section 7.01(x), Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit and (c) all costs and expenses incurred in connection with enforcement and collection of the foregoing, including the fees, charges and disbursements of counsel, in each case whether direct or indirect (including those acquired by assumption), absolute or contingent, due or to become due, now existing or hereafter arising and including interest and fees that accrue after the commencement by or against any Loan Party or any Affiliate thereof of any proceeding under any Debtor Relief Laws naming such Person as the debtor in such proceeding, regardless of whether such interest and fees are allowed claims in such proceeding; provided that “Secured Obligations” shall exclude any Excluded Swap Obligations.

Secured Parties” means, collectively, the Secured Bank Creditors and the Permitted Noteholders.

Security Agreement” means that certain Amended and Restated Security Agreement dated as of the Initial Closing Date among the Borrowers, the Guarantors and the Collateral Agent, attached as Exhibit H, as supplemented from time to time by the execution and delivery of Security Joinder Agreements pursuant to Section 6.14, and as modified, amended, amended and restated or supplemented from time to time.

Security Instruments” means, collectively, the Pledge Agreement, the Security Agreement, the Aircraft Security Agreement, the Mortgages and all other agreements (including control agreements), instruments and other documents, whether now existing or hereafter in effect, pursuant to which any Borrower or any Subsidiary or other Person shall grant or convey to the Collateral Agent or the Lenders a Lien in, or any other Person shall acknowledge any such Lien in, property as security for all or any portion of the Secured Obligations or any other obligation under any Loan Document, as any of them has been or may be amended, amended and restated, modified or supplemented from time to time.

Security Joinder Agreement” means each Security Joinder Agreement, substantially in the form attached to the Security Agreement, executed and delivered by a Guarantor or any other Person to the Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 6.14.

Solvent” means, as to any Person at any time, that: (a) the fair value of the property of such Person is greater than the amount of such Person’s liabilities (including disputed, contingent and unliquidated liabilities) as such value is established and liabilities evaluated for purposes of Section 101(32) of the Bankruptcy Code and, in the alternative, for purposes of the California Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act; (b) the present fair saleable value of the property of such Person is not less than the amount that will be required to pay the probable liability of such Person on its debts as they become absolute and matured; (c) such Person is able to realize upon its property and pay its debts and other liabilities (including disputed, contingent and unliquidated liabilities) as they mature in the normal course of business; (d) such Person does not intend to, and does not believe that it will, incur debts or liabilities beyond such Person’s ability to pay as such debts and liabilities mature; and (e) such Person is not engaged in business or a transaction for which such Person’s property would constitute unreasonably small capital.

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Specified Loan Party” means any Loan Party that is not an “eligible contract participant” under the Commodity Exchange Act (determined prior to giving effect to Section 29 of the Guaranty).

Spot Rate” for a currency means the rate determined by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, as applicable, to be the rate quoted by the Person acting in such capacity as the spot rate for the purchase by such Person of such currency with another currency through its principal foreign exchange trading office at approximately 9:00 a.m. on the date two Business Days prior to the date as of which the foreign exchange computation is made; provided that the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer may obtain such spot rate from another financial institution designated by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer if the Person acting in such capacity does not have as of the date of determination a spot buying rate for any such currency; and provided further that the L/C Issuer may use such spot rate quoted on the date as of which the foreign exchange computation is made in the case of any Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency.

Sterling” and “£” mean the lawful currency of the United Kingdom.

Subject Period” means, as of any date of determination, the four consecutive fiscal quarter period ending on such date.

Subsidiary” of a Person means a corporation, partnership, Joint Venture, limited liability company or other business entity of which a majority of the shares of securities or other interests having ordinary voting power for the election of directors or other governing body (other than securities or interests having such power only by reason of the happening of a contingency) are at the time beneficially owned, or the management of which is otherwise controlled, directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, or both, by such Person.  Unless otherwise specified, all references herein to a “Subsidiary” or to “Subsidiaries” shall refer to a Subsidiary or Subsidiaries of the Company.

Subsidiary Securities” means the shares of capital stock or other equity interests issued by or equity participations in any Material Subsidiary, whether or not constituting a “security” under Article 8 of the Uniform Commercial Code as in effect in any jurisdiction.

Swap Contract” means (a) any and all rate swap transactions, basis swaps, credit derivative transactions, forward rate transactions, commodity swaps, commodity options, forward commodity contracts, equity or equity index swaps or options, bond or bond price or bond index swaps or options or forward bond or forward bond price or forward bond index transactions, interest rate options, forward foreign exchange transactions, cap transactions, floor transactions, collar transactions, currency swap transactions, cross-currency rate swap transactions, currency options, spot contracts, or any other similar transactions or any combination of any of the foregoing (including any options to enter into any of the foregoing), whether or not any such transaction is governed by or subject to any master agreement, and (b) any and all transactions of any kind, and the related confirmations, which are subject to the terms and conditions of, or governed by, any form of master agreement published by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc., any International Foreign Exchange Master Agreement, or any other master agreement (any such master agreement, together with any related schedules,

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a “Master Agreement”), including any such obligations or liabilities under any Master Agreement.

Swap Obligations” means with respect to any Guarantor any obligation to pay or perform under any agreement, contract or transaction that constitutes a “swap” within the meaning of Section 1a(47) of the Commodity Exchange Act.

Swap Termination Value” means, in respect of any one or more Swap Contracts, after taking into account the effect of any legally enforceable netting agreement relating to such Swap Contracts, (a) for any date on or after the date such Swap Contracts have been closed out and termination value(s) determined in accordance therewith, such termination value(s), and (b) for any date prior to the date referenced in clause (a), the amount(s) determined as the mark-to-market value(s) for such Swap Contracts, as determined based upon one or more mid-market or other readily available quotations provided by any recognized dealer in such Swap Contracts (which may include a Lender or any Affiliate of a Lender).

Swing Line Borrowing” means a borrowing of a Swing Line Loan pursuant to Section 2.04.

Swing Line Lender” means Bank of America in its capacity as provider of Swing Line Loans, or any successor swing line lender hereunder, in each case, with the commitments of each Swing Line Lender as set forth in Schedule 2.01.

Swing Line Loan” has the meaning specified in Section 2.04(a).

Swing Line Loan Notice” means a notice of a Swing Line Borrowing pursuant to Section 2.04(b), which shall be substantially in the form of Exhibit B or such other form as approved by the Administrative Agent (including any form on an electronic platform or electronic transmission system as shall be approved by the Administrative Agent), appropriately completed and signed by a Responsible Officer of the Company.

Swing Line Sublimit” means, at any time, an amount equal to the lesser of (a) $20,000,000 and (b) the Aggregate Commitments.  The Swing Line Sublimit is part of, and not in addition to, the Aggregate Commitments.

Synthetic Lease Obligation” means the monetary obligation of a Person under (a) a so-called synthetic, off-balance sheet or tax retention lease, or (b) an agreement for the use or possession of property creating obligations that do not appear on the balance sheet of such Person but which, upon the insolvency or bankruptcy of such Person, would be characterized as the indebtedness of such Person (without regard to accounting treatment).

Target” means Layne Christensen Company.

Target 4.25% Notes” means the 4.25% unsecured convertible notes of Target issued pursuant to the Target 4.25% Indenture.

Target 4.25% Indenture” means that certain Indenture, dated as of November 12, 2013, between Target and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee.

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Target 8% Notes” means the 8% senior secured convertible notes of Target issued pursuant to the Target 8% Indenture.

Target 8% Indenture” means that certain Indenture, dated as of March 2, 2015, among Target, the Guarantors (as defined therein) party thereto and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee and collateral agent.

Taxes” means 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 Borrowing” means a borrowing consisting of simultaneous Term Loans of the same Type and, in the case of Eurodollar Rate Loans, having the same Interest Period made by each of the Term Lenders pursuant to Section 2.01(a).

Term Commitment” means, as to each Term Lender, its obligation to make Term Loans to the Borrowers pursuant to Section 2.01(a) in an aggregate principal amount at any one time outstanding not to exceed the amount set forth opposite such Term Lender’s name on Schedule 2.01 under the caption “Term Commitment”.  The aggregate principal amount of the Term Commitments of all of the Lenders as in effect on the Closing Date is $150,000,000.

Term Facility” means, at any time, the aggregate principal amount of the Term Loans and unused Term Commitments of all Term Lenders outstanding at such time.

Term Lender” means any Lender that has a Term Commitment or an outstanding Term Loan at such time.

Term Loan” means an advance made by any Term Lender under the Term Facility.

Term Note” means a promissory note made by the Borrowers in favor of a Term Lender evidencing Term Loans made by such Term Lender, substantially in the form of Exhibit C-2.

Transaction Agreement” means that certain Agreement and Plan of Merger by and among the Company, the Target and a newly created subsidiary of the Company into which the Target will merge (with the Target as the surviving corporation).

Total Outstandings” means the aggregate Outstanding Amount of all Loans and all L/C Obligations.

Total Revolving Credit Outstandings” means the aggregate Outstanding Amount of all Revolving Credit Loans, Swing Line Loans and L/C Obligations.

Type” means, with respect to a Loan, its character as a Base Rate Loan or a Eurodollar Rate Loan.

United States” and “U.S.” mean the United States of America.

Unreimbursed Amount” has the meaning specified in Section 2.03(c)(i).

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U.S. Person” means any Person that is a “United States Person” as defined in Section 7701(a)(30) of the Code.

U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate” has the meaning specified in Section 3.01(e)(ii)(B)(III).

Voting Securities” means shares of capital stock issued by a corporation, or equivalent interests in any other Person, the holders of which are ordinarily, in the absence of contingencies, entitled to vote for the election of directors (or persons performing similar functions) of such Person, even if the right so to vote has been suspended by the happening of such a contingency.

Weighted Average Life to Maturity” means, when applied to any Indebtedness, at any date, the quotient obtained by dividing: (a) the sum of the products of the number of years from the date of determination to the date of each successive scheduled principal payment of such Indebtedness multiplied by the amount of such payment by (b) the sum of all such payments.

Write-Down and Conversion Powers” means, 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.

Yen” and “¥” mean the lawful currency of Japan.

1.02Other Interpretive Provisions.  With reference to this Agreement and each other Loan Document, unless otherwise specified herein or in such other Loan Document:

(a)The definitions of terms herein shall apply equally to the singular and plural forms of the terms defined.  Whenever the context may require, any pronoun shall include the corresponding masculine, feminine and neuter forms.  The words “include,” “includes” and “including” shall be deemed to be followed by the phrase “without limitation.”  The word “will” shall be construed to have the same meaning and effect as the word “shall.”  Unless the context requires otherwise, (i) any definition of or reference to any agreement, instrument or other document (including any Organization Document) shall be construed as referring to such agreement, instrument or other document as from time to time amended, supplemented or otherwise modified (subject to any restrictions on such amendments, supplements or modifications set forth herein or in any other Loan Document), (ii) any reference herein to any Person shall be construed to include such Person’s successors and assigns, (iii) the words “hereto,” “herein,” “hereof” and “hereunder,” and words of similar import when used in any Loan Document, shall be construed to refer to such Loan Document in its entirety and not to any particular provision thereof, (iv) all references in a Loan Document to Articles, Sections, Exhibits and Schedules shall be construed to refer to Articles and Sections of, and Exhibits and Schedules to, the Loan Document in which such references appear, (v) any reference to any law shall include all statutory and regulatory provisions consolidating, amending, replacing or interpreting such law and any reference to any law or regulation shall, unless otherwise specified, refer to such law or regulation as amended, modified or supplemented from time to time, and (vi) the words “asset” and “property” shall be construed to have the same meaning and effect and to refer to any and all

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tangible and intangible assets and properties, including cash, securities, accounts and contract rights.

(b)In the computation of periods of time from a specified date to a later specified date, the word “from” means “from and including;” the words “to” and “until” each mean “to but excluding;” and the word “through” means “to and including.”

(c)Section headings herein and in the other Loan Documents are included for convenience of reference only and shall not affect the interpretation of this Agreement or any other Loan Document.

1.03Accounting Terms.

(a)Generally.  All accounting terms not specifically or completely defined herein shall be construed in conformity with, and all financial data (including financial ratios and other financial calculations) required to be submitted pursuant to this Agreement shall be prepared in conformity with, GAAP applied on a consistent basis, as in effect from time to time, applied in a manner consistent with that used in preparing the Audited Financial Statements, except as otherwise specifically prescribed herein. Notwithstanding the foregoing, for purposes of determining compliance with any covenant (including the computation of any financial covenant) contained herein, Indebtedness of the Company and its Subsidiaries shall be deemed to be carried at 100% of the outstanding principal amount thereof, and the effects of FASB ASC 825 on financial liabilities shall be disregarded.

(b)Changes in GAAP.  If at any time any change in GAAP would affect the computation of any financial ratio or requirement set forth in any Loan Document, and either the Company or the Required Lenders shall so request, the Administrative Agent, the Lenders and the Company shall negotiate in good faith to amend such ratio or requirement to preserve the original intent thereof in light of such change in GAAP (subject to the approval of the Required Lenders); provided that, until so amended, (i) such ratio or requirement shall continue to be computed in accordance with GAAP prior to such change therein and (ii) the Company shall provide to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders financial statements and other documents required under this Agreement or as reasonably requested hereunder setting forth a reconciliation between calculations of such ratio or requirement made before and after giving effect to such change in GAAP.

(c)Consolidation of Variable Interest Entities.  All references herein to consolidated financial statements of the Company and its Subsidiaries or to the determination of any amount for the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis or any similar reference shall, in each case, be deemed to include each variable interest entity that the Company is required to consolidate pursuant to FASB ASC 810 as if such variable interest entity were a Subsidiary as defined herein.

(d)Pro Forma Basis.  All defined terms used in the calculation of the financial covenants set forth in Section 7.12 hereof shall be calculated on an historical pro forma basis giving effect (by inclusion or exclusion, as applicable), during any period of measurement that

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includes the merger or any Acquisition permitted by Sections 7.02 and 7.04, as applicable, to the actual historical results of the Person so acquired.

1.04Rounding.  Any financial ratios required to be maintained by the Company pursuant to this Agreement shall be calculated by dividing the appropriate component by the other component, carrying the result to one place more than the number of places by which such ratio is expressed herein and rounding the result up or down to the nearest number (with a rounding-up if there is no nearest number).

1.05Exchange Rates; Currency Equivalents.  

(a)The Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, as applicable, shall determine the Spot Rates as of each Revaluation Date to be used for calculating Dollar Equivalent amounts of Credit Extensions and Outstanding Amounts denominated in Alternative Currencies.  Such Spot Rates shall become effective as of such Revaluation Date and shall be the Spot Rates employed in converting any amounts between the applicable currencies until the next Revaluation Date to occur.  Except for purposes of financial statements delivered by Loan Parties hereunder or calculating financial covenants hereunder or except as otherwise provided herein, the applicable amount of any currency (other than Dollars) for purposes of the Loan Documents shall be such Dollar Equivalent amount as so determined by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, as applicable.

(b)Wherever in this Agreement in connection with the issuance, amendment or extension of a Letter of Credit, an amount, such as a required minimum or multiple amount, is expressed in Dollars, but such Letter of Credit is denominated in an Alternative Currency, such amount shall be the relevant Alternative Currency Equivalent of such Dollar amount (rounded to the nearest unit of such Alternative Currency, with 0.5 of a unit being rounded upward), as determined by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be.

1.06Additional Alternative Currencies.    

(a)The Company may from time to time request that Letters of Credit be issued in a currency other than those specifically listed in the definition of “Alternative Currency;” provided that such requested currency is a lawful currency (other than Dollars) that is readily available and freely transferable and convertible into Dollars.  Such request shall be subject to the approval of the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer.

(b)Any such request shall be made to the Administrative Agent not later than 11:00 a.m., ten Business Days prior to the date of the desired Credit Extension (or such other time or date as may be agreed by the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer, in its or their sole discretion).  The Administrative Agent shall promptly notify the L/C Issuer thereof.  The L/C Issuer shall notify the Administrative Agent, not later than 11:00 a.m., five Business Days after receipt of such request (or such other time or date as may be agreed by the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer, in its or their sole discretion) whether it consents, in its sole discretion, to the issuance of Letters of Credit in such requested currency.

(c)Any failure by the L/C Issuer to respond to such request within the time period specified in the preceding sentence shall be deemed to be a refusal by the L/C Issuer to permit

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Letters of Credit to be issued in such requested currency.  If the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer consent to the issuance of Letters of Credit in such requested currency, the Administrative Agent shall so notify the Company and such currency shall thereupon be deemed for all purposes to be an Alternative Currency hereunder for purposes of any Letter of Credit issuances. If the Administrative Agent shall fail to obtain consent to any request for an additional currency under this Section 1.06, the Administrative Agent shall promptly so notify the Company.

1.07Change of Currency.  (a) Each obligation of the Borrowers to make a payment denominated in the national currency unit of any member state of the European Union that adopts the Euro as its lawful currency after the date hereof shall be redenominated into Euro at the time of such adoption.  If, in relation to the currency of any such member state, the basis of accrual of interest expressed in this Agreement in respect of that currency shall be inconsistent with any convention or practice in the London interbank market for the basis of accrual of interest in respect of the Euro, such expressed basis shall be replaced by such convention or practice with effect from the date on which such member state adopts the Euro as its lawful currency.

(b)Each provision of this Agreement shall be subject to such reasonable changes of construction as the Administrative Agent may from time to time specify to be appropriate to reflect the adoption of the Euro by any member state of the European Union and any relevant market conventions or practices relating to the Euro.

(c)Each provision of this Agreement also shall be subject to such reasonable changes of construction as the Administrative Agent may from time to time specify to be appropriate to reflect a change in currency of any other country and any relevant market conventions or practices relating to the change in currency.

1.08Times of Day.  Unless otherwise specified, all references herein to times of day shall be references to Pacific time (daylight or standard, as applicable).

1.09Letter of Credit Amounts.  Unless otherwise specified herein, the amount of a Letter of Credit at any time shall be deemed to be the Dollar Equivalent of the stated amount of such Letter of Credit in effect at such time; provided, however, that with respect to any Letter of Credit that, by its terms or the terms of any Issuer Document related thereto, provides for one or more automatic increases in the stated amount thereof, the amount of such Letter of Credit shall be deemed to be the maximum stated amount of such Letter of Credit after giving effect to all such increases, whether or not such maximum stated amount is in effect at such time.  

1.10Amendment and Restatement.  In order to facilitate the Restatement and otherwise to effectuate the desires of the Borrowers, the Administrative Agent and the Lenders:

(a)Simultaneously with the Closing Date, the parties hereby agree that the Commitments shall be as set forth in Schedule 2.01 and the portion of Loans and other Outstanding Amounts outstanding under the Existing Credit Agreement shall be reallocated in accordance with such Commitments and the requisite assignments shall be deemed to be made in such amounts by and between the Lenders and from each Lender to each other Lender, with the same force and effect as if such assignments were evidenced by applicable assignment

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agreements required pursuant to Section 10.06 of the Existing Credit Agreement.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in Section 10.06 of the Existing Credit Agreement or Section 10.06 of this Agreement, no other documents or instruments, including any assignment agreements, shall be executed in connection with these assignments (all of which requirements are hereby waived), and such assignments shall be deemed to be made with all applicable representations, warranties and covenants as if evidenced by an assignment agreement.  On the Closing Date, the Lenders shall make full cash settlement with each other either directly or through the Administrative Agent, as the Administrative Agent may direct or approve, with respect to all assignments, reallocations and other changes in Commitments (as such term is defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) such that after giving effect to such settlements each Lender’s Applicable Percentage shall be as set forth on Schedule 2.01.

(b)Each Borrower, the Administrative Agent, and the Lenders hereby agree that upon the effectiveness of this Agreement, the terms and provisions of the Existing Credit Agreement which in any manner govern or evidence the Obligations, the rights and interests of the Administrative Agent and the Lenders and any terms, conditions or matters related to any thereof, shall be and hereby are amended and restated in their entirety by the terms, conditions and provisions of this Agreement, and the terms and provisions of the Existing Credit Agreement, except as otherwise expressly provided herein, shall be superseded by this Agreement.  

(c)Notwithstanding this amendment and restatement of the Existing Credit Agreement, including anything in this Section 1.10, and in any related “Loan Documents” (as such term is defined in the Existing Credit Agreement and referred to herein, individually or collectively, as the “Prior Loan Documents”), (i) all of the indebtedness, liabilities and obligations owing by any Loan Party under the Existing Credit Agreement and other Prior Loan Documents shall continue as Obligations hereunder and all indebtedness, liabilities and obligations of any Person other than a Loan Party under the Existing Credit Agreement and other Prior Loan Documents shall continue as obligations of such Person hereunder, and (ii) each of this Agreement and the Notes and any other Loan Document (as defined herein) that is amended and restated in connection with this Agreement is given as a substitution of, and not as a payment of, the indebtedness, liabilities and obligations of the Borrowers under the Existing Credit Agreement or any Prior Loan Document and neither the execution and delivery of such documents nor the consummation of any other transaction contemplated hereunder is intended to constitute a novation of the Existing Credit Agreement or of any of the other Prior Loan Documents or any obligations thereunder.  Upon the effectiveness of this Agreement, all Loans owing by the Borrowers and outstanding under the Existing Credit Agreement shall continue as Loans hereunder and shall constitute advances hereunder, and all Letters of Credit outstanding under the Existing Credit Agreement and any of the Prior Loan Documents shall continue as Letters of Credit hereunder.  Base Rate Loans under the Existing Credit Agreement shall accrue interest at the Base Rate hereunder and the parties hereto agree that the Interest Periods for all Eurodollar Rate Loans outstanding under the Existing Credit Agreement on the Closing Date shall remain in effect without renewal, interruption or extension as Eurodollar Rate Loans under this Agreement and accrue interest at the Eurodollar Rate hereunder; provided, that on and after the Closing Date, the Applicable Rate applicable to any Loan or Letter of Credit hereunder shall be as set forth in the definition of Applicable Rate in Section 1.01, without regard to any margin applicable thereto under the Existing Credit Agreement prior to the Closing Date.  

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ARTICLE II.the COMMITMENTS and Credit Extensions

2.01Loans.  

(a)The Term Borrowing.  Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, each Term Lender severally agrees to make a term loan to the Borrowers in Dollars on the Closing Date in an aggregate amount equal to $150,000,000 (the “Term Borrowing”).  The Term Borrowing shall consist of Term Loans made simultaneously by the Term Lenders in accordance with their respective Applicable Percentage of the Term Facility.

Amounts borrowed under this Section 2.01(a) and repaid or prepaid may not be reborrowed.  Term Loans may be Base Rate Loans or Eurodollar Rate Loans, as further provided herein.  Term Loans may be made in Dollars only.

(b)Revolving Credit Loans.  Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, each Revolving Credit Lender severally agrees to make loans (each such loan, a “Revolving Credit Loan”) to the Borrowers from time to time, on any Business Day during the Availability Period, in an aggregate amount not to exceed at any time outstanding the amount of such Lender’s Commitment; provided, however, that after giving effect to any Revolving Credit Borrowing, (a) the Total Revolving Credit Outstandings shall not exceed the Revolving Credit Facility, and (b) the Revolving Credit Exposure of each Revolving Credit Lender shall not exceed such Revolving Credit Lender’s Revolving Credit Commitment.  Within the limits of each Revolving Credit Lender’s Revolving Credit Commitment, and subject to the other terms and conditions hereof, the Borrowers may borrow under this Section 2.01(b), prepay under Section 2.05, and reborrow under this Section 2.01(b).  Revolving Credit Loans may be Base Rate Loans or Eurodollar Rate Loans, as further provided herein; provided, however, that any Revolving Credit Loans made on the Closing Date shall be Base Rate Loans, unless a funding indemnity letter in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent has been delivered by the Borrowers to the Administrative Agent not later than 10:00 a.m. three Business Days prior to the Closing Date.  Revolving Credit Loans may be made in Dollars only.

2.02Borrowings, Conversions and Continuations of Revolving Credit Loans.  

(a)Each Term Borrowing, each Revolving Credit Borrowing, each conversion of Term Loans or Revolving Credit Loans from one Type to the other, and each continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans shall be made upon the Company’s irrevocable notice to the Administrative Agent, which may be given by (A) telephone, or (B) a Loan Notice; provided that any telephone notice must be confirmed promptly by delivery to the Administrative Agent of a Loan Notice.  Each such notice must be received by the Administrative Agent not later than 9:00 a.m. (i) three Business Days prior to the requested date of any Borrowing of, conversion to or continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans or of any conversion of Eurodollar Rate Loans to Base Rate Loans, and (ii) on the requested date of any Borrowing of Base Rate Loans; provided, however, that if the Company wishes to request Eurodollar Rate Loans having an Interest Period other than one, two, three or six months in duration as provided in the definition of “Interest Period,” the applicable notice must be received by the Administrative Agent not later than 9:00 a.m. four Business Days prior to the requested date of such Borrowing, conversion or continuation, whereupon the Administrative Agent shall give prompt notice to the Lenders of

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such request and determine whether the requested Interest Period is acceptable to all of them.  Not later than 10:00 a.m., three Business Days before the requested date of such Borrowing, conversion or continuation, the Administrative Agent shall notify the Company (which notice may be by telephone) whether or not the requested Interest Period has been consented to by all the Lenders.  Each Borrowing of, conversion to or continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans shall be in a principal amount of $3,000,000 or a whole multiple of $1,000,000 in excess thereof.  Except as provided in Sections 2.03(c) and 2.04(c), each Borrowing of or conversion to Base Rate Loans shall be in a principal amount of $1,000,000 or a whole multiple of $500,000 in excess thereof.  Each Loan Notice (whether telephonic or written) shall specify (i) whether the Company is requesting a Term Borrowing, a Revolving Credit Borrowing, a conversion of Term Loans or Revolving Credit Loans from one Type to the other, or a continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans, (ii) the requested date of the Borrowing, conversion or continuation, as the case may be (which shall be a Business Day), (iii) the principal amount of Loans to be borrowed, converted or continued, (iv) the Type of Loans to be borrowed or to which existing Loans are to be converted, (v) if applicable, the duration of the Interest Period with respect thereto and (vi) the Borrower for which such Borrowing is requested.  If the Company fails to specify a Type of Loan in a Loan Notice, then the applicable Loans shall be made as Base Rate Loans.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, with respect to any Eurodollar Rate Loan made hereunder, if the Company fails to specify a Type of Loan in the Loan Notice relating to such outstanding Eurodollar Rate Loan or fails to deliver a Loan Notice requesting continuation or conversion of such outstanding Eurodollar Rate Loan, then such Eurodollar Rate Loan shall be continued as a Eurodollar Rate Loan with an Interest Period of one month.  If the Company requests a Borrowing of, conversion to, or continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans in any such Loan Notice, but fails to specify an Interest Period, it will be deemed to have specified an Interest Period of one month.  Any automatic continuation of a Eurodollar Rate Loan shall be effective as of the last day of the Interest Period then in effect with respect to such Eurodollar Rate Loan.

(b)Following receipt of a Loan Notice, the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Lender of the amount of its Applicable Percentage of the applicable Loans, and if no timely notice of a conversion or continuation is provided by the Company, the Administrative Agent shall notify each Lender of the details of any automatic conversion to Base Rate Loans described in the preceding subsection.  In the case of a Term Borrowing or a Revolving Credit Borrowing, each Appropriate Lender shall make the amount of its Loan available to the Administrative Agent in immediately available funds at the Administrative Agent’s Office not later than 11:00 a.m. on the Business Day specified in the applicable Loan Notice.  Upon satisfaction of the applicable conditions set forth in Section 4.02 (and, if such Borrowing is the initial Credit Extension, Section 4.01), the Administrative Agent shall make all funds so received available to the Company or the applicable Borrower in like funds as received by the Administrative Agent either by (i) crediting the account of the Company on the books of Bank of America with the amount of such funds or (ii) wire transfer of such funds, in each case in accordance with instructions provided to (and reasonably acceptable to) the Administrative Agent by the Company; provided, however, that if, on the date the Loan Notice with respect to such Borrowing is given by the Company, there are L/C Borrowings outstanding, then the proceeds of such Borrowing, first, shall be applied to the payment in full of any such L/C Borrowings, and second, shall be made available to the Borrowers as provided above.

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(c)Except as otherwise provided herein, a Eurodollar Rate Loan may be continued or converted only on the last day of an Interest Period for such Eurodollar Rate Loan.  During the existence of a Default, no Loans may be requested as, converted to or continued as Eurodollar Rate Loans without the consent of the Required Lenders.

(d)The Administrative Agent shall promptly notify the Company and the Lenders of the interest rate applicable to any Interest Period for Eurodollar Rate Loans upon determination of such interest rate.  At any time that Base Rate Loans are outstanding, the Administrative Agent shall notify the Company and the Lenders of any change in Bank of America’s prime rate used in determining the Base Rate promptly following the public announcement of such change.

(e)After giving effect to all Term Borrowings, all conversions of Term Loans from one Type to the other, and all continuations of Term Loans as the same Type, there shall not be more than five Interest Periods in effect with respect to the Term Facility.  After giving effect to all Revolving Credit Borrowings, all conversions of Revolving Credit Loans from one Type to the other, and all continuations of Revolving Credit Loans as the same Type, there shall not be more than ten Interest Periods in effect with respect to the Revolving Credit Facility.

(f)The Obligations of the Company and each other Borrower shall be joint and several in nature.

(g)Each Subsidiary of the Company that is a “Borrower” hereunder hereby irrevocably appoints the Company as its agent for all purposes relevant to this Agreement and each of the other Loan Documents, including (i) the giving and receipt of notices, (ii) the execution and delivery of all documents, instruments and certificates contemplated herein and all modifications hereto, and (iii) the receipt of the proceeds of any Loans made by the Lenders, to any such Borrower hereunder.  Any acknowledgment, consent, direction, certification or other action which might otherwise be valid or effective only if given or taken by all Borrowers, or by each Borrower acting singly, shall be valid and effective if given or taken only by the Company, whether or not any such other Borrower joins therein.  Any notice, demand, consent, acknowledgement, direction, certification or other communication delivered to the Company in accordance with the terms of this Agreement shall be deemed to have been delivered to each Borrower.

2.03Letters of Credit.

(a)The Letter of Credit Commitment.

(i)Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, (A) the L/C Issuer agrees, in reliance upon the agreements of the Revolving Credit Lenders set forth in this Section 2.03, (1) from time to time on any Business Day during the period from the Closing Date until the Letter of Credit Expiration Date, to issue Letters of Credit for the account of any Borrower or its Subsidiaries, and to amend or extend Letters of Credit previously issued by it, in accordance with subsection (b) below, and (2) to honor drawings under the Letters of Credit; and (B) the Revolving Credit Lenders severally agree to participate in Letters of Credit issued for the account of any Borrower or its Subsidiaries and any drawings thereunder; provided that after giving effect to any L/C

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Credit Extension with respect to any Letter of Credit, (1) the Total Outstandings shall not exceed the Aggregate Commitments, (2) the Revolving Credit Exposure of any Lender shall not exceed such Lender’s Commitment, (3) the Outstanding Amount of the L/C Obligations shall not exceed the Letter of Credit Sublimit and (4) the Outstanding Amount of the L/C Obligations under Financial Letters of Credit shall not exceed the Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit.  Each request by the Company for the issuance or amendment of a Letter of Credit shall be deemed to be a representation by the Company that the L/C Credit Extension so requested complies with the conditions set forth in the proviso to the preceding sentence.  Within the foregoing limits, and subject to the terms and conditions hereof, each Borrower’s ability to obtain Letters of Credit shall be fully revolving, and accordingly any Borrower may, during the foregoing period, obtain Letters of Credit to replace Letters of Credit that have expired or that have been drawn upon and reimbursed.  All Existing Letters of Credit shall be deemed to have been issued pursuant hereto, and from and after the Closing Date shall be subject to and governed by the terms and conditions hereof.

(ii)The L/C Issuer shall not issue any Letter of Credit, if:

(A)subject to Section 2.03(b)(iii), the expiry date of the requested Letter of Credit would occur more than twelve months after the date of issuance or last extension, unless the Required Revolving Lenders have approved such expiry date; or

(B)the expiry date of the requested Letter of Credit would occur after the Letter of Credit Expiration Date, unless the Borrowers shall have made arrangements acceptable to the L/C Issuer to Cash Collateralize such Letter of Credit.

(iii)The L/C Issuer shall not be under any obligation to issue any Letter of Credit if:

(A)any order, judgment or decree of any Governmental Authority or arbitrator shall by its terms purport to enjoin or restrain the L/C Issuer from issuing the Letter of Credit, or any Law applicable to the L/C Issuer or any request or directive (whether or not having the force of law) from any Governmental Authority with jurisdiction over the L/C Issuer shall prohibit, or request that the L/C Issuer refrain from, the issuance of letters of credit generally or the Letter of Credit in particular or shall impose upon the L/C Issuer with respect to the Letter of Credit any restriction, reserve or capital requirement (for which the L/C Issuer is not otherwise compensated hereunder) not in effect on the Closing Date, or shall impose upon the L/C Issuer any unreimbursed loss, cost or expense which was not applicable on the Closing Date and which the L/C Issuer in good faith deems material to it;

(B)the issuance of the Letter of Credit would violate one or more policies of the L/C Issuer applicable to letters of credit generally;

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(C)except as otherwise agreed by the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer, the Letter of Credit is in an initial stated amount less than the Dollar Equivalent of $1,000,000;

(D)the Letter of Credit is to be denominated in a currency other than Dollars or an Alternative Currency;

(E)any Revolving Credit Lender is at that time a Defaulting Lender, unless (a) the L/C Issuer has entered into arrangements, including the delivery of Cash Collateral, satisfactory to the L/C Issuer (in its sole discretion) with such Revolving Credit Lender to eliminate the L/C Issuer’s actual or potential Fronting Exposure (after giving effect to Section 2.16(a)(iv)) with respect to the Defaulting Lender arising from either the Letter of Credit then proposed to be issued or that Letter of Credit and all other L/C Obligations as to which the L/C Issuer has actual or potential Fronting Exposure, as it may elect in its sole discretion or (b) the Borrowers have delivered Cash Collateral as required pursuant to Section 2.15(a); or

(F)the Letter of Credit contains any provisions for automatic reinstatement of the stated amount after any drawing thereunder.

(iv)The L/C Issuer shall not amend any Letter of Credit if the L/C Issuer would not be permitted at such time to issue the Letter of Credit in its amended form under the terms hereof.

(v)The L/C Issuer shall be under no obligation to amend any Letter of Credit if (A) the L/C Issuer would have no obligation at such time to issue the Letter of Credit in its amended form under the terms hereof, or (B) the beneficiary of the Letter of Credit does not accept the proposed amendment to the Letter of Credit.

(vi)The L/C Issuer shall act on behalf of the Revolving Credit Lenders with respect to any Letters of Credit issued by it and the documents associated therewith, and the L/C Issuer shall have all of the benefits and immunities (A) provided to the Administrative Agent in Article IX with respect to any acts taken or omissions suffered by the L/C Issuer in connection with Letters of Credit issued by it or proposed to be issued by it and Issuer Documents pertaining to such Letters of Credit as fully as if the term “Administrative Agent” as used in Article IX included the L/C Issuer with respect to such acts or omissions, and (B) as additionally provided herein with respect to the L/C Issuer.

(b)Procedures for Issuance and Amendment of Letters of Credit; Auto-Extension Letters of Credit.

(i)Each Letter of Credit shall be issued or amended, as the case may be, upon the request of the Company delivered to the L/C Issuer (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) in the form of a Letter of Credit Application, appropriately completed and signed by two (2) Responsible Officers of the Company.  Such Letter of Credit Application may be sent by facsimile, by United States mail, by overnight courier, by electronic

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transmission using the system provided by the L/C Issuer, by personal delivery or by any other means acceptable to the L/C Issuer.  Such Letter of Credit Application must be received by the L/C Issuer and the Administrative Agent not later than 9:00 a.m. at least two Business Days (or such later date and time as the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer may agree in a particular instance in their sole discretion) prior to the proposed issuance date or date of amendment, as the case may be.  In the case of a request for an initial issuance of a Letter of Credit, such Letter of Credit Application shall specify in form and detail satisfactory to the L/C Issuer: (A) the proposed issuance date of the requested Letter of Credit (which shall be a Business Day); (B) the amount and currency thereof; (C) the expiry date thereof; (D) the name and address of the beneficiary thereof; (E) the documents to be presented by such beneficiary in case of any drawing thereunder; (F) the full text of any certificate to be presented by such beneficiary in case of any drawing thereunder; (G) the purpose and nature of the requested Letter of Credit; and (H) such other matters as the L/C Issuer may require.  In the case of a request for an amendment of any outstanding Letter of Credit, such Letter of Credit Application shall specify in form and detail satisfactory to the L/C Issuer (A) the Letter of Credit to be amended; (B) the proposed date of amendment thereof (which shall be a Business Day); (C) the nature of the proposed amendment; and (D) such other matters as the L/C Issuer may require.  Additionally, the Company shall furnish to the L/C Issuer and the Administrative Agent such other documents and information pertaining to such requested Letter of Credit issuance or amendment, including any Issuer Documents, as the L/C Issuer or the Administrative Agent may require.

(ii)Promptly after receipt of any Letter of Credit Application, the L/C Issuer will confirm with the Administrative Agent (by telephone or in writing) that the Administrative Agent has received a copy of such Letter of Credit Application from the Company and, if not, the L/C Issuer will provide the Administrative Agent with a copy thereof.  Unless the L/C Issuer has received written notice from any Revolving Credit Lender, the Administrative Agent or any Loan Party, at least one Business Day prior to the requested date of issuance or amendment of the applicable Letter of Credit, that one or more applicable conditions contained in Article IV shall not then be satisfied, then, subject to the terms and conditions hereof, the L/C Issuer shall, on the requested date, issue a Letter of Credit for the account of the Company (or the applicable Borrower or Subsidiary) or enter into the applicable amendment, as the case may be, in each case in accordance with the L/C Issuer’s usual and customary business practices.  Immediately upon the issuance of each Letter of Credit, each Revolving Credit Lender shall be deemed to, and hereby irrevocably and unconditionally agrees to, purchase from the L/C Issuer a risk participation in such Letter of Credit in an amount equal to the product of such Revolving Credit Lender’s Applicable Percentage times the amount of such Letter of Credit.

(iii)If the Company so requests in any applicable Letter of Credit Application, the L/C Issuer may, in its sole discretion, agree to issue a Letter of Credit that has automatic extension provisions (each, an “Auto-Extension Letter of Credit”); provided that any such Auto-Extension Letter of Credit must permit the L/C Issuer to prevent any such extension at least once in each twelve-month period (commencing with the date of issuance of such Letter of Credit) by giving prior notice to the beneficiary thereof not

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later than a day (the “Non-Extension Notice Date”) in each such twelve-month period to be agreed upon at the time such Letter of Credit is issued.  Unless otherwise directed by the L/C Issuer, the Company shall not be required to make a specific request to the L/C Issuer for any such extension.  Once an Auto-Extension Letter of Credit has been issued, the Revolving Credit Lenders shall be deemed to have authorized (but may not require) the L/C Issuer to permit the extension of such Letter of Credit at any time to an expiry date not later than the Letter of Credit Expiration Date; provided, however, that the L/C Issuer shall not permit any such extension if (A) the L/C Issuer has determined that it would not be permitted, or would have no obligation, at such time to issue such Letter of Credit in its revised form (as extended) under the terms hereof (by reason of the provisions of clause (ii) or (iii) of Section 2.03(a) or otherwise), or (B) it has received notice (which may be by telephone or in writing) on or before the day that is seven Business Days before the Non-Extension Notice Date (1) from the Administrative Agent that the Required Revolving Lenders have elected not to permit such extension or (2) from the Administrative Agent, any Revolving Credit Lender or the Company that one or more of the applicable conditions specified in Section 4.02 is not then satisfied, and in each such case directing the L/C Issuer not to permit such extension.

(iv)Promptly after its delivery of any Letter of Credit or any amendment to a Letter of Credit to an advising bank with respect thereto or to the beneficiary thereof, the L/C Issuer will also deliver to the Company and the Administrative Agent a true and complete copy of such Letter of Credit or amendment.

(c)Drawings and Reimbursements; Funding of Participations.

(i)Upon receipt from the beneficiary of any Letter of Credit of any notice of a drawing under such Letter of Credit, the L/C Issuer shall notify the Company and the Administrative Agent thereof.  In the case of a Letter of Credit denominated in Dollars or a Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency, the Company shall reimburse the L/C Issuer in Dollars.  In the case of a Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency, the L/C Issuer shall notify the Company of the Dollar Equivalent of amount of the drawing promptly following the determination thereof.  In the case of any such reimbursement in Dollars of a drawing under a Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency, the L/C Issuer shall notify the Company of the Dollar Equivalent of the amount of the drawing promptly following the determination thereof.  Not later than 11:00 a.m. on the date of any payment by the L/C Issuer under a Letter of Credit (each such date, an “Honor Date”), the Company shall reimburse the L/C Issuer through the Administrative Agent in the Dollar Equivalent of the amount of such drawing and in the applicable currency; provided that if such notice is not provided to such Borrower prior to 11:00 a.m. on the Honor Date, then the Company shall reimburse the L/C Issuer through the Administrative Agent in an amount equal to the amount of such drawing by 10:00 a.m. on the next succeeding Business Day and such extension of time shall be reflected in computing fees in respect of any Letter of Credit.  If the Company fails to so reimburse the L/C Issuer by such time, the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Revolving Credit Lender of the Honor Date, the amount of the unreimbursed drawing (expressed in Dollars in the amount of the Dollar Equivalent thereof in the case of a Letter of Credit denominated in an Alternative Currency) (the “Unreimbursed

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Amount”), and the amount of such Revolving Credit Lender’s Applicable Percentage thereof.  In such event, the Company shall be deemed to have requested a Revolving Credit Borrowing of Base Rate Loans to be disbursed on the Honor Date in an amount equal to the Unreimbursed Amount, without regard to the minimum and multiples specified in Section 2.02 for the principal amount of Base Rate Loans, but subject to the amount of the unutilized portion of the Aggregate Commitments and the conditions set forth in Section 4.02 (other than the delivery of a Loan Notice).  Any notice given by the L/C Issuer or the Administrative Agent pursuant to this Section 2.03(c)(i) may be given by telephone if immediately confirmed in writing; provided that the lack of such an immediate confirmation shall not affect the conclusiveness or binding effect of such notice.

(ii)Each Revolving Credit Lender shall upon any notice pursuant to Section 2.03(c)(i) make funds available (and the Administrative Agent may apply Cash Collateral provided for this purpose) for the account of the L/C Issuer, in Dollars, at the Administrative Agent’s Office in an amount equal to its Applicable Percentage of the Unreimbursed Amount not later than 11:00 a.m. on the Business Day specified in such notice by the Administrative Agent, whereupon, subject to the provisions of Section 2.03(c)(iii), each Revolving Credit Lender that so makes funds available shall be deemed to have made a Base Rate Revolving Loan to the Company in such amount.  The Administrative Agent shall remit the funds so received to the L/C Issuer in Dollars.

(iii)With respect to any Unreimbursed Amount that is not fully refinanced by a Revolving Credit Borrowing of Base Rate Loans because the conditions set forth in Section 4.02 cannot be satisfied or for any other reason, the Company shall be deemed to have incurred from the L/C Issuer an L/C Borrowing in the amount of the Unreimbursed Amount that is not so refinanced, which L/C Borrowing shall be due and payable on demand (together with interest) and shall bear interest at the Default Rate.  In such event, each Revolving Credit Lender’s payment to the Administrative Agent for the account of the L/C Issuer pursuant to Section 2.03(c)(ii) shall be deemed payment in respect of its participation in such L/C Borrowing and shall constitute an L/C Advance from such Lender in satisfaction of its participation obligation under this Section 2.03.

(iv)Until each Revolving Credit Lender funds its Revolving Credit Loan or L/C Advance pursuant to this Section 2.03(c) to reimburse the L/C Issuer for any amount drawn under any Letter of Credit, interest in respect of such Revolving Credit Lender’s Applicable Percentage of such amount shall be solely for the account of the L/C Issuer.

(v)Each Revolving Credit Lender’s obligation to make Revolving Credit Loans or L/C Advances to reimburse the L/C Issuer for amounts drawn under Letters of Credit, as contemplated by this Section 2.03(c), shall be absolute and unconditional and shall not be affected by any circumstance, including (A) any setoff, counterclaim, recoupment, defense or other right which such Lender may have against the L/C Issuer, any Borrower or any other Person for any reason whatsoever; (B) the occurrence or continuance of a Default; or (C) any other occurrence, event or condition, whether or not similar to any of the foregoing; provided, however, that each Revolving Credit Lender’s obligation to make Revolving Credit Loans pursuant to this Section 2.03(c) is subject to

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the conditions set forth in Section 4.02 (other than delivery by the Company of a Loan Notice).  No such making of an L/C Advance shall relieve or otherwise impair the obligation of the Company or any other Borrower to reimburse the L/C Issuer for the amount of any payment made by the L/C Issuer under any Letter of Credit, together with interest as provided herein.

(vi)If any Revolving Credit Lender fails to make available to the Administrative Agent for the account of the L/C Issuer any amount required to be paid by such Revolving Credit Lender pursuant to the foregoing provisions of this Section 2.03(c) by the time specified in Section 2.03(c)(ii), then, without limiting the other provisions of this Agreement, the L/C Issuer shall be entitled to recover from such Revolving Credit Lender (acting through the Administrative Agent), on demand, such amount with interest thereon for the period from the date such payment is required to the date on which such payment is immediately available to the L/C Issuer at a rate per annum equal to the greater of the Federal Funds Rate and a rate determined by the L/C Issuer in accordance with banking industry rules on interbank compensation, plus any administrative, processing or similar fees customarily charged by the L/C Issuer in connection with the foregoing.  If such Revolving Credit Lender pays such amount (with interest and fees as aforesaid), the amount so paid shall constitute such Lender’s Revolving Credit Loan included in the relevant Revolving Credit Borrowing or L/C Advance in respect of the relevant L/C Borrowing, as the case may be.  A certificate of the L/C Issuer submitted to any Revolving Credit Lender (through the Administrative Agent) with respect to any amounts owing under this clause (vi) shall be conclusive absent manifest error.

(d)Repayment of Participations.  

(i)At any time after the L/C Issuer has made a payment under any Letter of Credit and has received from any Revolving Credit Lender such Revolving Credit Lender’s L/C Advance in respect of such payment in accordance with Section 2.03(c), if the Administrative Agent receives for the account of the L/C Issuer any payment in respect of the related Unreimbursed Amount or interest thereon (whether directly from the Company, any Borrower or otherwise, including proceeds of Cash Collateral applied thereto by the Administrative Agent), the Administrative Agent will distribute to such Revolving Credit Lender its Applicable Percentage thereof in the same funds as those received by the Administrative Agent.

(ii)If any payment received by the Administrative Agent for the account of the L/C Issuer pursuant to Section 2.03(c)(i) is required to be returned under any of the circumstances described in Section 10.05 (including pursuant to any settlement entered into by the L/C Issuer in its discretion), each Revolving Credit Lender shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of the L/C Issuer its Applicable Percentage thereof on demand of the Administrative Agent, plus interest thereon from the date of such demand to the date such amount is returned by such Revolving Credit Lender, at a rate per annum equal to the applicable Overnight Rate from time to time in effect.  The obligations of the Revolving Credit Lenders under this clause shall survive the payment in full of the Obligations and the termination of this Agreement.

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(e)Obligations Absolute.  The obligation of the Company and any other Borrower to reimburse the L/C Issuer for each drawing under each Letter of Credit and to repay each L/C Borrowing shall be absolute, unconditional and irrevocable, and shall be paid strictly in accordance with the terms of this Agreement under all circumstances, including the following:

(i)any lack of validity or enforceability of such Letter of Credit, this Agreement, or any other Loan Document;

(ii)the existence of any claim, counterclaim, setoff, defense or other right that any Borrower or any Subsidiary may have at any time against any beneficiary or any transferee of such Letter of Credit (or any Person for whom any such beneficiary or any such transferee may be acting), the L/C Issuer or any other Person, whether in connection with this Agreement, the transactions contemplated hereby or by such Letter of Credit or any agreement or instrument relating thereto, or any unrelated transaction;

(iii)any draft, demand, certificate or other document presented under such Letter of Credit proving to be forged, fraudulent, invalid or insufficient in any respect or any statement therein being untrue or inaccurate in any respect; or any loss or delay in the transmission or otherwise of any document required in order to make a drawing under such Letter of Credit;

(iv)waiver by the L/C Issuer of any requirement that exists for the L/C Issuer’s protection and not the protection of the Borrowers or any waiver by the L/C Issuer which does not in fact materially prejudice the Borrowers;

(v)honor of a demand for payment presented electronically even if such Letter of Credit requires that demand be in the form of a draft;

(vi)any payment made by the L/C Issuer in respect of an otherwise complying item presented after the date specified as the expiration date of, or the date by which documents must be received under such Letter of Credit if presentation after such date is authorized by the Uniform Commercial Code as in effect in the State of California or the ISP, as applicable;

(vii)any payment by the L/C Issuer under such Letter of Credit against presentation of a draft or certificate that does not strictly comply with the terms of such Letter of Credit; or any payment made by the L/C Issuer under such Letter of Credit to any Person purporting to be a trustee in bankruptcy, debtor-in-possession, assignee for the benefit of creditors, liquidator, receiver or other representative of or successor to any beneficiary or any transferee of such Letter of Credit, including any arising in connection with any proceeding under any Debtor Relief Law;

(viii)any adverse change in the relevant exchange rates or in the availability of the relevant Alternative Currency to any Borrower or any Subsidiary or in the relevant currency markets generally; or

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(ix)any other circumstance or happening whatsoever, whether or not similar to any of the foregoing, including any other circumstance that might otherwise constitute a defense available to, or a discharge of, any Borrower or any Subsidiary.

The Company shall promptly examine a copy of each Letter of Credit and each amendment thereto that is delivered to it and, in the event of any claim of noncompliance with the Companys instructions or other irregularity, the Company will immediately notify the L/C Issuer.  The Company shall be conclusively deemed to have waived any such claim against the L/C Issuer and its correspondents unless such notice is given as aforesaid.

(f)Role of L/C Issuer.  Each Revolving Credit Lender and the Company agree that, in paying any drawing under a Letter of Credit, the L/C Issuer shall not have any responsibility to obtain any document (other than any sight draft, certificates and documents expressly required by the Letter of Credit) or to ascertain or inquire as to the validity or accuracy of any such document or the authority of the Person executing or delivering any such document.  None of the L/C Issuer, the Administrative Agent, any of their respective Related Parties nor any correspondent, participant or assignee of the L/C Issuer shall be liable to any Revolving Credit Lender for (i) any action taken or omitted in connection herewith at the request or with the approval of the Revolving Credit Lenders or the Required Revolving Lenders, as applicable; (ii) any action taken or omitted in the absence of gross negligence or willful misconduct; or (iii) the due execution, effectiveness, validity or enforceability of any document or instrument related to any Letter of Credit or Issuer Document.  The Company hereby assumes all risks of the acts or omissions of any beneficiary or transferee with respect to its use of any Letter of Credit; provided, however, that this assumption is not intended to, and shall not, preclude the Companys pursuing such rights and remedies as it may have against the beneficiary or transferee at law or under any other agreement.  None of the L/C Issuer, the Administrative Agent, any of their respective Related Parties nor any correspondent, participant or assignee of the L/C Issuer shall be liable or responsible for any of the matters described in clauses (i) through (ix) of Section 2.03(e); provided, however, that anything in such clauses to the contrary notwithstanding, the Company may have a claim against the L/C Issuer, and the L/C Issuer may be liable to the Company, to the extent, but only to the extent, of any direct, as opposed to consequential or exemplary, damages suffered by the Company which the Company proves were caused by the L/C Issuer’s willful misconduct or gross negligence or the L/C Issuer’s willful failure to pay under any Letter of Credit after the presentation to it by the beneficiary of a sight draft and certificate(s) strictly complying with the terms and conditions of a Letter of Credit. In furtherance and not in limitation of the foregoing, the L/C Issuer may accept documents that appear on their face to be in order, without responsibility for further investigation, regardless of any notice or information to the contrary, and the L/C Issuer shall not be responsible for the validity or sufficiency of any instrument transferring or assigning or purporting to transfer or assign a Letter of Credit or the rights or benefits thereunder or proceeds thereof, in whole or in part, which may prove to be invalid or ineffective for any reason.  The L/C Issuer may send a Letter of Credit or conduct any communication to or from the beneficiary via the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (“SWIFT”) message or overnight courier, or any other commercially reasonable means of communicating with a beneficiary.

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agreement applicable to an Existing Letter of Credit), the rules of the ISP shall apply to each standby Letter of Credit.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, the L/C Issuer shall not be responsible to any Borrower or any Subsidiary for, and the L/C Issuer’s rights and remedies against any Borrower or any Subsidiary shall not be impaired by, any action or inaction of the L/C Issuer required or permitted under any law, order, or practice that is required or permitted to be applied to any Letter of Credit or this Agreement, including the Law or any order of a jurisdiction where the L/C Issuer or the beneficiary is located, the practice stated in the ISP or in the decisions, opinions, practice statements, or official commentary of the ICC Banking Commission, the Bankers Association for Finance and Trade - International Financial Services Association (BAFT-IFSA), or the Institute of International Banking Law & Practice, whether or not any Letter of Credit chooses such law or practice.

(h)Letter of Credit Fees.  The Company shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of each Revolving Credit Lender in accordance, subject to Section 2.16, with its Applicable Percentage, in Dollars, a Letter of Credit fee (the “Letter of Credit Fee”) (i) for each Performance Letter of Credit equal to the Applicable Rate (for Performance Letters of Credit) times the Dollar Equivalent of the daily amount available to be drawn under each such Performance Letter of Credit and (ii) for each Financial Letter of Credit equal to the Applicable Rate (for Financial Letters of Credit) times the Dollar Equivalent of the daily amount available to be drawn under each such Financial Letter of Credit.  For purposes of computing the daily amount available to be drawn under any Letter of Credit, the amount of such Letter of Credit shall be determined in accordance with Section 1.09.  Letter of Credit Fees shall be (i) due and payable on the first Business Day after the end of each March, June, September and December, commencing with the first such date to occur after the issuance of such Letter of Credit, on the Letter of Credit Expiration Date and thereafter on demand and (ii) computed on a quarterly basis in arrears.  If there is any change in the Applicable Rate (or in the characterization of such Letter of Credit as a Performance Letter of Credit or Financial Letter of Credit) during any quarter, the daily amount available to be drawn under each Letter of Credit shall be computed and multiplied by the Applicable Rate separately for each period during such quarter that such Applicable Rate (or characterization thereof) was in effect.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, upon the request of the Required Lenders, while any Event of Default exists, all Letter of Credit Fees shall accrue at the Default Rate.

(i)Fronting Fee and Documentary and Processing Charges Payable to L/C Issuer.  The Company shall pay directly to the L/C Issuer for its own account, in Dollars, a fronting fee, with respect to each Letter of Credit, at the rate per annum specified in the Fee Letter, computed on the Dollar Equivalent of the daily amount available to be drawn under such Letter of Credit on a quarterly basis in arrears.  Such fronting fee shall be due and payable on the tenth Business Day after the end of each March, June, September and December in respect of the most recently-ended quarterly period (or portion thereof, in the case of the first payment), commencing with the first such date to occur after the issuance of such Letter of Credit, on the Letter of Credit Expiration Date and thereafter on demand.  For purposes of computing the daily amount available to be drawn under any Letter of Credit, the amount of such Letter of Credit shall be determined in accordance with Section 1.09.  In addition, the Company shall pay directly to the L/C Issuer for its own account, in Dollars, the customary issuance, presentation, amendment and other processing fees, and other standard costs and charges, of the L/C Issuer relating to letters of credit

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as from time to time in effect.  Such customary fees and standard costs and charges are due and payable on demand and are nonrefundable.

(j)Conflict with Issuer Documents.  In the event of any conflict between the terms hereof and the terms of any Issuer Document, the terms hereof shall control.

(k)Letters of Credit Issued for Subsidiaries.  Notwithstanding that a Letter of Credit issued or outstanding hereunder is in support of any obligations of, or is for the account of, a Subsidiary, the Company shall be obligated to reimburse the L/C Issuer hereunder for any and all drawings under such Letter of Credit.  The Company hereby acknowledges that the issuance of Letters of Credit for the account of Subsidiaries inures to the benefit of the Company, and that the Company’s business derives substantial benefits from the businesses of such Subsidiaries.

2.04Swing Line Loans.

(a)The Swing Line.  Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, the Swing Line Lender, in reliance upon the agreements of the other Revolving Credit Lenders set forth in this Section 2.04, may in its sole discretion make loans in Dollars (each such loan, a “Swing Line Loan”) to the Company from time to time on any Business Day during the Availability Period in an aggregate amount not to exceed at any time outstanding the amount of the Swing Line Sublimit, notwithstanding the fact that such Swing Line Loans, when aggregated with the Applicable Percentage of the Outstanding Amount of Revolving Credit Loans and L/C Obligations of the Revolving Credit Lender acting as Swing Line Lender, may exceed the amount of such Revolving Credit Lender’s Commitment; provided, however, that (x) after giving effect to any Swing Line Loan, (i) the Total Outstandings shall not exceed the Aggregate Commitments, and (ii) the aggregate Outstanding Amount of the Revolving Credit Loans of any Lender, plus such Lender’s Applicable Percentage of the Outstanding Amount of all L/C Obligations, plus such Lender’s Applicable Percentage of the Outstanding Amount of all Swing Line Loans shall not exceed such Lender’s Commitment; (y) the Company shall not use the proceeds of any Swing Line Loan to refinance any outstanding Swing Line Loan; and (z) if any Lender is a Defaulting Lender, the Swing Line Lender shall not be under any obligation to make any Swing Line Loan if it shall reasonably determine that, after giving effect to Section 2.16(a)(iv), it has, or by such Credit Extension may have, Fronting Exposure.  Within the foregoing limits, and subject to the other terms and conditions hereof, the Company may borrow under this Section 2.04, prepay under Section 2.05, and reborrow under this Section 2.04.  Each Swing Line Loan shall be a Base Rate Loan.  Immediately upon the making of a Swing Line Loan, each Revolving Credit Lender shall be deemed to, and hereby irrevocably and unconditionally agrees to, purchase from the Swing Line Lender a risk participation in such Swing Line Loan in an amount equal to the product of such Revolving Credit Lender’s Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage times the amount of such Swing Line Loan.

(b)Borrowing Procedures.  Each Swing Line Borrowing shall be made upon the Company’s irrevocable notice to the Swing Line Lender and the Administrative Agent, which may be given by (A) telephone or (B) by a Swing Line Loan Notice; provided that any telephonic notice must be confirmed promptly by delivery to the Swing Line Lender and the Administrative Agent of a Swing Line Loan Notice.  Each such notice must be received by the Swing Line Lender and the Administrative Agent not later than 10:00 a.m. on the requested borrowing date,

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and shall specify (i) the amount to be borrowed, which shall be a minimum of $1,000,000, and (ii) the requested borrowing date, which shall be a Business Day.  Promptly after receipt by the Swing Line Lender of any telephonic Swing Line Loan Notice, the Swing Line Lender will confirm with the Administrative Agent (by telephone or in writing) that the Administrative Agent has also received such Swing Line Loan Notice and, if not, the Swing Line Lender will notify the Administrative Agent (by telephone or in writing) of the contents thereof.  Unless the Swing Line Lender has received notice (by telephone or in writing) from the Administrative Agent (including at the request of any Revolving Credit Lender) prior to 11:00 a.m. on the date of the proposed Swing Line Borrowing (A) directing the Swing Line Lender not to make such Swing Line Loan as a result of the limitations set forth in the first proviso to the first sentence of Section 2.04(a), or (B) that one or more of the applicable conditions specified in Article IV is not then satisfied, then, subject to the terms and conditions hereof, the Swing Line Lender will, not later than 12:00 noon on the borrowing date specified in such Swing Line Loan Notice, make the amount of its Swing Line Loan available to the Company at its office by crediting the account of the Company on the books of the Swing Line Lender in immediately available funds.

(c)Refinancing of Swing Line Loans.

(i)The Swing Line Lender at any time in its sole discretion may request, on behalf of the Company (which hereby irrevocably authorizes the Swing Line Lender to so request on its behalf), that each Revolving Credit Lender make a Base Rate Revolving Loan in an amount equal to such Lender’s Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage of the amount of Swing Line Loans then outstanding.  Such request shall be made in writing (which written request shall be deemed to be a Loan Notice for purposes hereof) and in accordance with the requirements of Section 2.02, without regard to the minimum and multiples specified therein for the principal amount of Base Rate Loans, but subject to the unutilized portion of the Revolving Credit Facility and the conditions set forth in Section 4.02.  The Swing Line Lender shall furnish the Company with a copy of the applicable Loan Notice promptly after delivering such notice to the Administrative Agent.  Each Revolving Credit Lender shall make an amount equal to its Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage of the amount specified in such Loan Notice available to the Administrative Agent in immediately available funds (and the Administrative Agent may apply Cash Collateral available with respect to the applicable Swing Line Loan) for the account of the Swing Line Lender at the Administrative Agent’s Office not later than 1:00 p.m. on the day specified in such Loan Notice, whereupon, subject to Section 2.04(c)(ii), each Revolving Credit Lender that so makes funds available shall be deemed to have made a Base Rate Revolving Loan to the Company in such amount.  The Administrative Agent shall remit the funds so received to the Swing Line Lender.

(ii)If for any reason any Swing Line Loan cannot be refinanced by such a Revolving Credit Borrowing in accordance with Section 2.04(c)(i), the request for Base Rate Revolving Loans submitted by the Swing Line Lender as set forth herein shall be deemed to be a request by the Swing Line Lender that each of the Revolving Credit Lenders fund its risk participation in the relevant Swing Line Loan and each Revolving Credit Lender’s payment to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Swing Line Lender pursuant to Section 2.04(c)(i) shall be deemed payment in respect of such participation.

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(iii)If any Revolving Credit Lender fails to make available to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Swing Line Lender any amount required to be paid by such Revolving Credit Lender pursuant to the foregoing provisions of this Section 2.04(c) by the time specified in Section 2.04(c)(i), the Swing Line Lender shall be entitled to recover from such Revolving Credit Lender (acting through the Administrative Agent), on demand, such amount with interest thereon for the period from the date such payment is required to the date on which such payment is immediately available to the Swing Line Lender at a rate per annum equal to the greater of the Federal Funds Rate and a rate determined by the Swing Line Lender in accordance with banking industry rules on interbank compensation, plus any administrative, processing or similar fees customarily charged by the Swing Line Lender in connection with the foregoing.  If such Revolving Credit Lender pays such amount (with interest and fees as aforesaid), the amount so paid shall constitute such Lender’s Revolving Credit Loan included in the relevant Revolving Credit Borrowing or funded participation in the relevant Swing Line Loan, as the case may be.  A certificate of the Swing Line Lender submitted to any Revolving Credit Lender (through the Administrative Agent) with respect to any amounts owing under this clause (iii) shall be conclusive absent manifest error.

(iv)Each Revolving Credit Lender’s obligation to make Revolving Credit Loans or to purchase and fund risk participations in Swing Line Loans pursuant to this Section 2.04(c) shall be absolute and unconditional and shall not be affected by any circumstance, including (A) any setoff, counterclaim, recoupment, defense or other right which such Revolving Credit Lender may have against the Swing Line Lender, the Company or any other Person for any reason whatsoever, (B) the occurrence or continuance of a Default, or (C) any other occurrence, event or condition, whether or not similar to any of the foregoing; provided, however, that each Revolving Credit Lender’s obligation to make Revolving Credit Loans pursuant to this Section 2.04(c) is subject to the conditions set forth in Section 4.02.  No such funding of risk participations shall relieve or otherwise impair the obligation of the Company to repay Swing Line Loans, together with interest as provided herein.

(d)Repayment of Participations.  

(i)At any time after any Revolving Credit Lender has purchased and funded a risk participation in a Swing Line Loan, if the Swing Line Lender receives any payment on account of such Swing Line Loan, the Swing Line Lender will distribute to such Revolving Credit Lender its Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage thereof in the same funds as those received by the Swing Line Lender.

(ii)If any payment received by the Swing Line Lender in respect of principal or interest on any Swing Line Loan is required to be returned by the Swing Line Lender under any of the circumstances described in Section 10.05 (including pursuant to any settlement entered into by the Swing Line Lender in its discretion), each Revolving Credit Lender shall pay to the Swing Line Lender its Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage thereof on demand of the Administrative Agent, plus interest thereon from the date of such demand to the date such amount is returned, at a rate per annum equal to the Federal Funds Rate.  The Administrative Agent will make such demand upon the request

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of the Swing Line Lender.  The obligations of the Revolving Credit Lenders under this clause shall survive the payment in full of the Obligations and the termination of this Agreement.

(e)Interest for Account of Swing Line Lender.  The Swing Line Lender shall be responsible for invoicing the Company for interest on the Swing Line Loans.  Until each Revolving Credit Lender funds its Base Rate Revolving Loan or risk participation pursuant to this Section 2.04 to refinance such Revolving Credit Lender’s Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage of any Swing Line Loan, interest in respect of such Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage shall be solely for the account of the Swing Line Lender.

(f)Payments Directly to Swing Line Lender.  The Company shall make all payments of principal and interest in respect of the Swing Line Loans directly to the Swing Line Lender.

2.05Prepayments.

(a)The Borrowers may, upon notice from the Company to the Administrative Agent, at any time or from time to time voluntarily prepay Revolving Credit Loans or Term Loans in whole or in part without premium or penalty; provided that (i) such notice must be in a form reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and be received by the Administrative Agent not later than 9:00 a.m. (A) three Business Days prior to any date of prepayment of Eurodollar Rate Loans and (B) on the date of prepayment of Base Rate Loans; (ii) any prepayment of Eurodollar Rate Loans shall be in a principal amount of $3,000,000 or a whole multiple of $1,000,000 in excess thereof; and (iii) any prepayment of Base Rate Loans shall be in a principal amount of $1,000,000 or a whole multiple of $100,000 in excess thereof or, in each case, if less, the entire principal amount thereof then outstanding.  Each such notice shall specify the date and amount of such prepayment and the Type(s) of Loans to be prepaid and, if Eurodollar Rate Loans are to be prepaid, the Interest Period(s) of such Loans.  The Administrative Agent will promptly notify each Lender of its receipt of each such notice, and of the amount of such Lenders Applicable Percentage of such prepayment (based on such Lender’s Applicable Percentage in respect of the relevant Facility).  If such notice is given by the Company, the Borrowers shall make such prepayment and the payment amount specified in such notice shall be due and payable on the date specified therein.  Any notice of prepayment given pursuant to this Section 2.05(a) may be conditioned upon the consummation of other financing, and may be rescinded or extended for a reasonable period upon written notice to the Administrative Agent if such other financing is not consummated on the anticipated date.  Any prepayment of a Eurodollar Rate Loan shall be accompanied by all accrued interest on the amount prepaid, together with any additional amounts required pursuant to Section 3.05.  Subject to Section 2.16, each such prepayment shall be applied to the Loans of the Lenders in accordance with their respective Applicable Percentages.  Each prepayment of the outstanding Term Loans pursuant to this Section 2.05(a) shall be applied to the principal repayment installments thereof on a pro rata basis.  Subject to Section 2.16, such prepayment shall be applied to the Loans of the Lenders in accordance with their respective Applicable Percentages in respect of each of the relevant Facilities.

(b)The Borrowers may, upon notice from the Company to the Swing Line Lender (with a copy to the Administrative Agent), at any time or from time to time, voluntarily prepay Swing Line Loans in whole or in part without premium or penalty; provided that (i) such notice

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must be received by the Swing Line Lender and the Administrative Agent not later than 10:00 a.m. on the date of the prepayment, and (ii) any such partial prepayment shall be in a minimum principal amount of $100,000.  Each such notice shall specify the date and amount of such prepayment.  If such notice is given by the Company, the Borrowers shall make such prepayment and the payment amount specified in such notice shall be due and payable on the date specified therein.

(c)If the Administrative Agent notifies the Company at any time that the Total Revolving Credit Outstandings at such time exceed the aggregate Revolving Credit Commitments then in effect, then, within two Business Days after receipt of such notice, the Borrowers shall prepay Loans and/or Cash Collateralize the L/C Obligations in an aggregate amount sufficient to reduce such Outstanding Amount as of such date of payment to an amount not to exceed the difference of 100% of the Aggregate Commitments then in effect less $250,000; provided, however, that the Borrowers shall not be required to Cash Collateralize the L/C Obligations pursuant to this Section 2.05(c) unless after the prepayment in full of the Revolving Credit Loans and Swing Line Loans the Total Revolving Credit Outstandings exceed the aggregate Revolving Credit Commitments then in effect.  The Administrative Agent may, at any time and from time to time after the initial deposit of such Cash Collateral, request that additional Cash Collateral be provided in order to reasonably protect against the results of further exchange rate fluctuations.

(d)If the Administrative Agent notifies the Company at any time that the Outstanding Amount of all Letters of Credit at such time exceeds (as a result of fluctuations in exchange rates or for any other reason) an amount equal to 105% of the Letter of Credit Sublimit then in effect, then, within two Business Days after receipt of such notice, the Borrowers shall Cash Collateralize L/C Obligations in an aggregate amount sufficient to reduce such Outstanding Amount as of such date of payment to an amount not to exceed 100% of the Letter of Credit Sublimit then in effect.

2.06Termination or Reduction of Commitments.  The Borrowers may, upon notice from the Company to the Administrative Agent, terminate the Aggregate Commitments, the Letter of Credit Sublimit, the Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit or the Swing Line Sublimit, or from time to time permanently reduce the Aggregate Commitments, the Letter of Credit Sublimit, the Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit or the Swing Line Sublimit; provided that (a) any such notice shall be received by the Administrative Agent not later than 9:00 a.m. five Business Days prior to the date of termination or reduction, (b) any such partial reduction shall be in an aggregate amount of $10,000,000 or any whole multiple of $1,000,000 in excess thereof, (c) the Borrowers shall not terminate or reduce (i) the Aggregate Commitments if, after giving effect thereto and to any concurrent prepayments hereunder, the Total Outstandings would exceed the Aggregate Commitments, (ii) the Letter of Credit Sublimit if, after giving effect thereto, the Outstanding Amount of L/C Obligations not fully Cash Collateralized hereunder would exceed the Letter of Credit Sublimit, (iii) the Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit if, after giving effect thereto, the Outstanding Amount of L/C Obligations not fully Cash Collateralized hereunder would exceed the Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit or (iv) the Swing Line Sublimit if, after giving effect thereto and to any concurrent prepayments hereunder, the Outstanding Amount of Swing Line Loans would exceed the Swing Line Sublimit, and (d) if, after giving effect to any termination or reduction of the Aggregate Commitments, the Letter of Credit Sublimit or the Swing Line Sublimit exceeds the amount of the Aggregate Commitments, such

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sublimit shall be automatically reduced by the amount of such excess.  The Administrative Agent will promptly notify the Lenders of any such notice of termination or reduction of the Letter of Credit Sublimit, Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit, Swing Line Sublimit or Aggregate Commitments.  Any reduction of the Aggregate Commitments shall be applied to the Commitment of each Lender according to its Applicable Percentage.  All fees accrued until the effective date of any termination of the Aggregate Commitments shall be paid on the effective date of such termination.  Any notice of termination or reduction given pursuant to this Section 2.06 may be conditioned upon the consummation of other financing, and may be rescinded or extended for a reasonable period upon written notice to the Administrative Agent if such other financing is not consummated on the anticipated date.

2.07Repayment of Loans.

(a)Revolving Credit Loans.  The Borrowers shall repay to the Revolving Credit Lenders on the Maturity Date the aggregate principal amount of Revolving Credit Loans outstanding on such date.

(b)Swing Line Loans.  The Borrowers shall repay each Swing Line Loan on the earlier to occur of (i) the date ten Business Days after such Loan is made and (ii) the Maturity Date.

(c)Term Loans.  The Borrowers shall repay to the Term Lenders an amount equal to 1.25% of the aggregate initial principal amount of all Term Loans outstanding on the last Business Day of each March, June, September and December, commencing on the last Business Day of September 2018, and a final payment on the Maturity Date in an amount equal to the aggregate principal amount of all Term Loans outstanding on such date (each such day, a “Repayment Date”).

2.08Interest.

(a)Subject to the provisions of subsection (b) below, (i) each Eurodollar Rate Loan under a Facility shall bear interest on the outstanding principal amount thereof for each Interest Period at a rate per annum equal to the Eurodollar Rate for such Interest Period plus the Applicable Rate for such Facility; (ii) each Base Rate Loan under a Facility shall bear interest on the outstanding principal amount thereof from the applicable borrowing date at a rate per annum equal to the Base Rate plus the Applicable Rate for such Facility; and (iii) each Swing Line Loan shall bear interest on the outstanding principal amount thereof from the applicable borrowing date at a rate per annum equal to the Base Rate plus the Applicable Rate for the Revolving Credit Facility.

(b)(i)If any amount of principal of any Loan is not paid when due (without regard to any applicable grace periods), whether at stated maturity, by acceleration or otherwise, such amount shall thereafter bear interest at a fluctuating interest rate per annum at all times equal to the Default Rate to the fullest extent permitted by applicable Laws.

(ii)If any amount (other than principal of any Loan) payable by the Borrowers under any Loan Document is not paid when due (without regard to any applicable grace periods), whether at stated maturity, by acceleration or otherwise, then upon the request

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of the Required Lenders, such amount shall thereafter bear interest at a fluctuating interest rate per annum at all times equal to the Default Rate to the fullest extent permitted by applicable Laws.

(iii)Upon the request of the Required Lenders and after written notice to the Company, while any Event of Default exists (other than as set forth in clauses (b)(i) and (b)(ii) above), the Borrowers shall pay interest on the principal amount of all outstanding Obligations hereunder at a fluctuating interest rate per annum at all times equal to the Default Rate to the fullest extent permitted by applicable Laws.  

(iv)Accrued and unpaid interest on past due amounts (including interest on past due interest) shall be due and payable upon demand.

(c)Interest on each Loan shall be due and payable in arrears on each Interest Payment Date applicable thereto and at such other times as may be specified herein.  Interest hereunder shall be due and payable in accordance with the terms hereof before and after judgment, and before and after the commencement of any proceeding under any Debtor Relief Law.

2.09Fees.  In addition to certain fees described in subsections (h) and (i) of Section 2.03:

(a)Commitment Fee.  The Borrowers shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of each Lender in accordance with its Applicable Revolving Credit Percentage, a commitment fee in Dollars equal to the Applicable Rate times the actual daily amount by which the Revolving Credit Facility exceeds the sum of (i) the Outstanding Amount of Revolving Credit Loans and (ii) the Outstanding Amount of L/C Obligations, subject to adjustment as provided in Section 2.16.  For the avoidance of doubt, the Outstanding Amount of Swing Line Loans shall not be counted towards or considered usage of the Revolving Credit Facility for purposes of determining the commitment fee. The commitment fee shall accrue at all times during the Availability Period, including at any time during which one or more of the conditions in Article IV is not met, and shall be due and payable quarterly in arrears on the last Business Day of each March, June, September and December, commencing with the first such date to occur after the Closing Date, and on the last day of the Availability Period for the Revolving Credit Facility.  The commitment fee shall be calculated quarterly in arrears, and if there is any change in the Applicable Rate during any quarter, the actual daily amount shall be computed and multiplied by the Applicable Rate separately for each period during such quarter that such Applicable Rate was in effect.

(b)Other Fees.

(i)The Borrowers shall pay to the Arrangers and the Administrative Agent for their own respective accounts, in Dollars, fees in the amounts and at the times specified in their respective Fee Letters.  Such fees shall be fully earned when paid and shall not be refundable for any reason whatsoever.

(ii)The Borrowers shall pay to the Lenders, in Dollars, such fees as shall have been separately agreed upon in writing in the amounts and at the times so specified.  Such

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fees shall be fully earned when paid and shall not be refundable for any reason whatsoever.

2.10Computation of Interest and Fees; Retroactive Adjustments of Applicable Rate.

(a)All computations of interest for Base Rate Loans (including Base Rate Loans determined by reference to the Eurodollar Rate) shall be made on the basis of a year of 365 or 366 days, as the case may be, and actual days elapsed.  All other computations of fees and interest shall be made on the basis of a 360-day year and actual days elapsed (which results in more fees or interest, as applicable, being paid than if computed on the basis of a 365-day year).  Interest shall accrue on each Loan for the day on which the Loan is made, and shall not accrue on a Loan, or any portion thereof, for the day on which the Loan or such portion is paid, provided that any Loan that is repaid on the same day on which it is made shall, subject to Section 2.12(a), bear interest for one day.  Each determination by the Administrative Agent of an interest rate or fee hereunder shall be conclusive and binding for all purposes, absent manifest error.

(b)If, as a result of any restatement of or other adjustment to the financial statements of the Company or for any other reason, the Company or the Lenders determine that (i) the Consolidated Leverage Ratio as calculated by the Borrowers as of any applicable date was inaccurate and (ii) a proper calculation of the Consolidated Leverage Ratio would have resulted in higher pricing for such period, the Borrowers shall promptly and retroactively be obligated to pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of the applicable Lenders or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, promptly on demand by the Administrative Agent (or, after the occurrence of an actual or deemed entry of an order for relief with respect to any Borrower under the Bankruptcy Code of the United States, automatically and without further action by the Administrative Agent, any Lender or the L/C Issuer), an amount equal to the excess of the amount of interest and fees that should have been paid for such period over the amount of interest and fees actually paid for such period.  This paragraph shall not limit the rights of the Administrative Agent, any Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, under Section 2.03(c)(iii), 2.03(h) or 2.08(b) or under Article VIII.  The Borrowers’ obligations under this paragraph shall survive the termination of the Aggregate Commitments and the repayment of all other Obligations hereunder for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of such termination and repayment.

2.11Evidence of Debt.

(a)The Credit Extensions made by each Lender shall be evidenced by one or more accounts or records maintained by such Lender and by the Administrative Agent in the ordinary course of business.  The accounts or records maintained by the Administrative Agent and each Lender shall be conclusive absent manifest error of the amount of the Credit Extensions made by the Lenders to the Borrowers and the interest and payments thereon.  Any failure to so record or any error in doing so shall not, however, limit or otherwise affect the obligation of any Borrower hereunder to pay any amount owing with respect to the Obligations.  In the event of any conflict between the accounts and records maintained by any Lender and the accounts and records of the Administrative Agent in respect of such matters, the accounts and records of the Administrative Agent shall control in the absence of manifest error.  Upon the request of any Lender made through the Administrative Agent, the Borrowers shall execute and deliver to such Lender

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(through the Administrative Agent) a Note, which shall evidence such Lender’s Loans in addition to such accounts or records.  Each Lender may attach schedules to its Note and endorse thereon the date, Type (if applicable), amount and maturity of its Loans and payments with respect thereto.

(b)In addition to the accounts and records referred to in subsection (a), each Lender and the Administrative Agent shall maintain in accordance with its usual practice accounts or records evidencing the purchases and sales by such Lender of participations in Letters of Credit and Swing Line Loans.  In the event of any conflict between the accounts and records maintained by the Administrative Agent and the accounts and records of any Lender in respect of such matters, the accounts and records of the Administrative Agent shall control in the absence of manifest error.

2.12Payments Generally; Administrative Agent’s Clawback.

(a)General.  All payments to be made by the Borrowers shall be made without condition or deduction for any counterclaim, defense, recoupment or setoff.  Except as otherwise expressly provided herein, all payments by the Borrowers hereunder shall be made to the Administrative Agent, for the account of the respective Lenders to which such payment is owed, at the Administrative Agents Office in Dollars and in immediately available funds not later than 11:00 a.m. on the date specified herein.  The Administrative Agent will promptly distribute to each Lender its Applicable Percentage (or other applicable share as provided herein) of such payment in like funds as received by wire transfer to such Lender’s Lending Office.  All payments received by the Administrative Agent after 11:00 a.m. shall be deemed received on the next succeeding Business Day and any applicable interest or fee shall continue to accrue.  If any payment to be made by the Borrowers shall come due on a day other than a Business Day, payment shall be made on the next following Business Day, and such extension of time shall be reflected in computing interest or fees, as the case may be.

(b)(i)  Funding by Lenders; Presumption by Administrative Agent.  Unless the Administrative Agent shall have received notice from a Lender prior to the proposed date of any Borrowing of Eurodollar Rate Loans (or, in the case of any Borrowing of Base Rate Loans, prior to 10:00 a.m. on the date of such Borrowing) that such Lender will not make available to the Administrative Agent such Lender’s share of such Borrowing, the Administrative Agent may assume that such Lender has made such share available on such date in accordance with Section 2.02 (or, in the case of a Borrowing of Base Rate Loans, that such Lender has made such share available in accordance with and at the time required by Section 2.02) and may, in reliance upon such assumption, make available to the Borrowers a corresponding amount.  In such event, if a Lender has not in fact made its share of the applicable Borrowing available to the Administrative Agent, then the applicable Lender and the Borrowers severally agree to pay to the Administrative Agent forthwith on demand such corresponding amount in immediately available funds with interest thereon, for each day from and including the date such amount is made available to the Borrowers to but excluding the date of payment to the Administrative Agent, at (A) in the case of a payment to be made by such Lender, the greater of the Federal Funds Rate and a rate determined by the Administrative Agent in accordance with banking industry rules on interbank compensation, plus any administrative, processing or similar fees customarily charged by the Administrative Agent in connection with the foregoing, and (B) in the case of a payment to be

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made by the Borrowers, the interest rate applicable to Base Rate Loans.  If the Borrowers and such Lender shall pay such interest to the Administrative Agent for the same or an overlapping period, the Administrative Agent shall promptly remit to the Borrowers the amount of such interest paid by the Borrowers for such period.  If such Lender pays its share of the applicable Borrowing to the Administrative Agent, then the amount so paid shall constitute such Lender’s Loan included in such Borrowing.  Any payment by the Borrowers shall be without prejudice to any claim the Borrowers may have against a Lender that shall have failed to make such payment to the Administrative Agent.

(ii)Payments by Borrowers; Presumptions by Administrative Agent.  Unless the Administrative Agent shall have received notice from the Company prior to the date on which any payment is due to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Lenders or the L/C Issuer hereunder that the Borrowers will not make such payment, the Administrative Agent may assume that the Borrowers have made such payment on such date in accordance herewith and may, in reliance upon such assumption, distribute to the Appropriate Lenders or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, the amount due.  In such event, if the Borrowers have not in fact made such payment, then each of the Appropriate Lenders or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, severally agrees to repay to the Administrative Agent forthwith on demand the amount so distributed to such Lender or the L/C Issuer, in immediately available funds with interest thereon, for each day from and including the date such amount is distributed to it to but excluding the date of payment to the Administrative Agent, at the greater of the Federal Funds Rate and a rate determined by the Administrative Agent in accordance with banking industry rules on interbank compensation.

A notice of the Administrative Agent to any Lender or the Company with respect to any amount owing under this subsection (b) shall be conclusive, absent manifest error.

(c)Failure to Satisfy Conditions Precedent.  If any Lender makes available to the Administrative Agent funds for any Loan to be made by such Lender as provided in the foregoing provisions of this Article II, and such funds are not made available to the Borrowers by the Administrative Agent because the conditions to the applicable Credit Extension set forth in Article IV are not satisfied or waived in accordance with the terms hereof, the Administrative Agent shall return such funds (in like funds as received from such Lender) to such Lender, without interest.

(d)Obligations of Lenders Several.  The obligations of the Lenders hereunder to make Term Loans and Revolving Credit Loans, to fund participations in Letters of Credit and Swing Line Loans and to make payments pursuant to Section 10.04(c) are several and not joint.  The failure of any Lender to make any Loan, to fund any such participation or to make any payment under Section 10.04(c) on any date required hereunder shall not relieve any other Lender of its corresponding obligation to do so on such date, and no Lender shall be responsible for the failure of any other Lender to so make its Loan, to purchase its participation or to make its payment under Section 10.04(c).

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Lender that it has obtained or will obtain the funds for any Loan in any particular place or manner.

2.13Sharing of Payments by Lenders.  If any Lender shall, by exercising any right of setoff or counterclaim or otherwise, obtain payment in respect of Obligations due and payable to such Lender hereunder and under the other Loan Documents at such time in excess of its ratable share (according to the proportion of (x) the amount of such Obligations due and payable to such Lender at such time to (b) the aggregate amount of the Obligations due and payable to all Lenders hereunder and under the other Loan Documents at such time) of payments on account of the Obligations due and payable to all Lenders hereunder and under the other Loan Documents at such time obtained by all the Lenders at such time, then the Lender receiving such greater proportion shall (y) notify the Administrative Agent of such fact, and (b) purchase (for cash at face value) participations in the Revolving Credit Loans and subparticipations in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans of the other Lenders, or make such other adjustments as shall be equitable, so that the benefit of all such payments shall be shared by the Lenders ratably in accordance with the aggregate amount of principal of and accrued interest on their respective Revolving Credit Loans and other amounts owing them, provided that:

(i)if any such participations or subparticipations are purchased and all or any portion of the payment giving rise thereto is recovered, such participations or subparticipations shall be rescinded and the purchase price restored to the extent of such recovery, without interest; and

(ii)the provisions of this Section shall not be construed to apply to (x) any payment made by or on behalf of the Borrowers pursuant to and in accordance with the express terms of this Agreement (including the application of funds arising from the existence of a Defaulting Lender), (y) the application of Cash Collateral provided for in Section 2.15, or (z) any payment obtained by a Lender as consideration for the assignment of or sale of a participation in any of its Revolving Credit Loans or subparticipations in L/C Obligations or Swing Line Loans to any assignee or participant, other than an assignment to any Borrower or any Subsidiary thereof (as to which the provisions of this Section shall apply).

Each Borrower consents to the foregoing and agrees, to the extent it may effectively do so under applicable law, that any Lender acquiring a participation pursuant to the foregoing arrangements may exercise against such Borrower rights of setoff and counterclaim with respect to such participation as fully as if such Lender were a direct creditor of such Borrower in the amount of such participation.

2.14Increase in Commitments.

(a)Borrower Request.  The Company may by written notice to the Administrative Agent elect to request (x) prior to the Maturity Date for the Revolving Credit Facility, an increase to the existing Revolving Credit Commitments (each, an “Incremental Revolving Commitment”) and/or (y) the establishment of one or more new term loan commitments (each, an “Incremental Term Commitment”), by an aggregate amount for clauses (x) and (y) together not in excess of $200,000,000.  Each such notice shall specify (i) the date (each, an “Increase Effective Date”) on

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which the Company proposes that the Incremental Commitments shall be effective, which shall be a date not less than 15 Business Days (or such earlier date as the Company and the Administrative Agent may mutually agree) after the date on which such notice is delivered to the Administrative Agent, (ii) at the election of the Company, in consultation with the Administrative Agent, the identity of each Eligible Assignee to whom the Company proposes any portion of such Incremental Commitments be allocated and the amounts of such allocations, if such Eligible Assignees and allocations have been agreed; provided that any existing Lender approached to provide all or a portion of the Incremental Commitments may elect or decline, in its sole discretion, to provide such Incremental Commitment; and (iii) the time period within which each Lender and Proposed New Lender is requested to respond (which shall in no event be less than ten Business Days from the date of delivery of such notice).  Each Incremental Commitment shall be in a minimum amount of $20,000,000 or any whole multiple of $5,000,000 in excess thereof, or such lesser amount as reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.  The Company may make a maximum of four such requests.  The Company may also invite additional Eligible Assignees to become Lenders pursuant to a joinder agreement in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.  No Incremental Revolving Commitment shall increase (i) the Letter of Credit Sublimit or the Financial Letter of Credit Sublimit without the consent of the L/C Issuer or (ii) the Swing Line Sublimit without the consent of the Swing Line Lender.

(b)Lender Elections to Increase.  Each Lender and any other Eligible Assignee to whom the Company has provided an opportunity to participate in an Incremental Commitment (a “Proposed New Lender”) shall notify the Administrative Agent within such time period whether or not it agrees to provide such Incremental Commitment and, if so, (i) with respect to a Lender, whether by an amount equal to, greater than, or less than its Applicable Percentage of such requested increase, and (ii) with respect to a Proposed New Lender, the amount committed by such Proposed New Lender (any such notice to the Administrative Agent being herein a “Lender Increase Notice”).  Any Lender or Proposed New Lender not responding within such time period shall be deemed to have declined to provide an Incremental Commitment.

(c)Notification by Administrative Agent; Additional Lenders.  The Administrative Agent shall notify the Company and each Lender of the Lenders’ and Proposed New Lenders’ responses to each request made hereunder.  Any Proposed New Lender shall be reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and the Company and, in the case of an Incremental Revolving Commitment only, the L/C Issuer and the Swing Line Lender (which consent shall not be unreasonably withheld); and any Proposed New Lender shall become a “Lender” party hereto (and shall hereinafter be referred to as a “Lender” in this Section) in connection with such increase.  If the Company shall not have arranged any Proposed New Lender(s) to commit to any shortfall from the Lender Increase Notices, then the Company shall be deemed to have reduced the amount of such Incremental Commitment to the aggregate amount set forth in the Lender Increase Notices.  In the event that the aggregate Incremental Commitments set forth in the Lender Increase Notices exceed the amount requested by the Company, the Company shall have the right, in consultation with the Administrative Agent, to allocate the amount of increases necessary to meet the Company’s requested increase.  The Company shall promptly notify the Administrative Agent, the Lenders and any Proposed New Lenders of the final allocation of such increase and the Increase Effective Date.

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(d)Conditions.  The Incremental Commitments shall become effective as of the Increase Effective Date; provided that:

(i)the Company shall deliver to the Administrative Agent a certificate of each Loan Party dated as of the Increase Effective Date (in sufficient copies for each Lender) signed by a Responsible Officer of such Loan Party (x) certifying and attaching the resolutions adopted by such Loan Party approving or consenting to such increase, and (y) in the case of each Borrower, certifying that, before and after giving effect to such Incremental Revolving Commitment, (A) the representations and warranties contained in Article V and the other Loan Documents are true and correct in all material respects on and as of the Increase Effective Date, except to the extent that such representations and warranties are qualified by materiality, in which case such representations and warranties and true and correct in all respects, and except to the extent that such representations and warranties specifically refer to an earlier date, in which case they are true and correct as of such earlier date, and except that for purposes of this Section 2.14, the representations and warranties contained in subsections (a) and (b) of Section 5.05 shall be deemed to refer to the most recent statements furnished pursuant to subsections (a) and (b), respectively, of Section 6.01, and (B) no Default or Event of Default exists;

(ii)on a pro forma basis, the Borrowers shall be in compliance with each of the covenants set forth in Section 7.12 as of the end of the latest fiscal quarter for which internal financial statements are available;

(iii)the Borrowers shall make any breakage payments arising as a result of the circumstances described in Section 3.05 in connection with any adjustment of Revolving Credit Loans pursuant to Section 2.14(f);

(iv)all fees required to be paid by the Borrowers on or before the Increase Effective Date shall have been paid; and

(v)the Company (for itself or on behalf of any Loan Party) shall deliver or cause to be delivered officer’s certificates and legal opinions of the type delivered on the Closing Date pursuant to Section 4.01(a)(v) through (vii) to the extent reasonably requested by, and in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to, the Administrative Agent.

(e)Terms of New Loans and Commitments.  The terms and provisions of Loans made pursuant to Incremental Commitments shall be as follows and, in each case, as to other terms and conditions not set forth below, as reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and the relevant Lenders:

(i)terms and provisions of Incremental Term Loans shall be, except as otherwise set forth herein or in the Increase Joinder, identical to the Term Loans (it being understood that Incremental Term Loans may be a part of the Term Loans) and to the extent that the terms and provisions of Incremental Term Loans are not identical to the Term Loans (except to the extent permitted by clause (iii), (iv) or (v) below) they shall be

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reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent; provided that in any event the Incremental Term Loans must comply with clauses (iii), (iv) and (v) below;

(ii)the terms and provisions of Revolving Credit Loans made pursuant to new Commitments shall be identical to the Revolving Credit Loans;

(iii)the weighted average life to maturity of any Incremental Term Loans shall be no shorter than the remaining weighted average life to maturity of the then existing Term Loans;

(iv)the maturity date of Incremental Term Loans (the “Incremental Term Loan Maturity Date”) shall not be earlier than the then Latest Maturity Date;

(v)terms as to prepayments and amortization and pricing for Incremental Term Loans shall be reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and the relevant Lenders (it being understood that terms that are no less favorable to the Borrowers than those of any existing Incremental Term Facility shall be acceptable to the Administrative Agent); and

(vi)the Incremental Term Loans shall not contain additional or different covenants or financial covenants which are more restrictive in any material respect than the covenants in the Loan Documents at the time of the incurrence of such Incremental Term Loan unless either (A) such covenants benefit all of the Lenders or are otherwise consented to by the Administrative Agent or (B) such covenants apply only after the Facility Termination Date.

The Incremental Commitments shall be effected by a joinder agreement (the “Increase Joinder”) executed by the Borrowers, the Administrative Agent, each Lender and each Proposed New Lender making such Incremental Commitment, in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to each of them.  Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 10.01, the Increase Joinder 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 and intent of this Section 2.14.  In addition, unless otherwise specifically provided herein, all references in the Loan Documents to Revolving Credit Loans or Term Loans shall be deemed, unless the context otherwise requires, to include references to Revolving Credit Loans made pursuant to Incremental Revolving Commitments and Incremental Term Loans that are Term Loans, respectively, made pursuant to this Agreement.

(f)Adjustment of Revolving Credit Loans.  To the extent the Commitments being increased on the relevant Increase Effective Date are Incremental Revolving Commitments, then each Revolving Credit Lender that is acquiring an Incremental Revolving Commitment on the Increase Effective Date shall make a Revolving Credit Loan to the Borrowers, the proceeds of which will be used to prepay the Revolving Credit Loans of the other Revolving Credit Lenders immediately prior to such Increase Effective Date, so that, after giving effect thereto, the Revolving Credit Loans outstanding are held by the Revolving Credit Lenders pro rata based on their Revolving Credit Commitments after giving effect to such Increase Effective Date.  If there

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is a new borrowing of Revolving Credit Loans on such Increase Effective Date, the Revolving Credit Lenders after giving effect to such Increase Effective Date shall make such Revolving Credit Loans in accordance with Section 2.01(b).

(g)Making of New Term Loans.  On any Increase Effective Date on which new Commitments for Term Loans are effective, subject to the satisfaction of the foregoing terms and conditions, each Lender of such new Commitment shall make a Term Loan to the Borrowers in an amount equal to its new Commitment.

(h)Equal and Ratable Benefit.  The Loans and Commitments established pursuant to this Section shall constitute Loans and Commitments hereunder, and shall be entitled to all the benefits afforded by this Agreement and the other Loan Documents, and shall, without limiting the foregoing, benefit equally and ratably from the Guaranty (including without limitation any Joinder Agreement) and security interests created by the Collateral Documents, except that the new Loans may be subordinated in right of payment or the Liens securing the new Loans may be subordinated, in each case, to the extent set forth in the Increase Joinder.  The Loan Parties shall take any actions reasonably required by the Administrative Agent to ensure and/or demonstrate that the Lien and security interests granted by the Collateral Documents continue to be perfected under the Uniform Commercial Code or otherwise after giving effect to the establishment of any such class of Term Loans or any such new Commitments.

(i)Most Favored Lender.  If at any time an Increase Joinder includes, or an Incremental Commitment is subject to, any negative or financial covenant which is not contained in this Agreement, then, effective on the date of execution of such Increase Joinder or other document, as the case may be, such covenants and related definitions (collectively, the “Incorporated Covenants”) shall then and thereupon (mutatis mutandis) be deemed to have been incorporated herein; and any breach or event of default in respect of any such Incorporated Covenant shall, subject to the foregoing and the lapse of any grace or cure period provided under the applicable Increase Joinder, be deemed to be an Event of Default hereunder subject to all applicable terms and provisions of this Agreement, including, without limitation, the right of the Required Lenders to waive or not waive any breach thereof (independent of any right of any other creditor of any Borrower or such Subsidiary in respect of any such Incorporated Covenants).  Notwithstanding the foregoing, any amendment, elimination or termination of, or waiver or consent with respect to, any such Incorporated Covenant by the parties to such Increase Joinder or other document (including as a result of the termination or repayment in full of the Incremental Commitment with respect to which such Incorporated Covenants have become effective)  shall then and thereupon (mutatis mutandis) constitute an amendment, elimination or termination, as the case may be, of, or waiver or consent with respect to, such Incorporated Covenant hereunder.

(j)Conflicting Provisions.  This Section shall supersede any provisions in Section 2.13 or 10.01 to the contrary.

2.15Cash Collateral.

(a)Certain Credit Support Events.  If (i) the L/C Issuer has honored any full or partial drawing request under any Letter of Credit and such drawing has resulted in an L/C Borrowing, (ii) as of the Letter of Credit Expiration Date, any L/C Obligation for any reason remains

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outstanding, (iii) the Borrowers shall be required to provide Cash Collateral pursuant to Section 8.02(c), or (iv) there shall exist a Defaulting Lender, the Borrowers shall immediately (in the case of clause (iii) above) or within one Business Day (in all other cases) following any request by the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer, provide Cash Collateral in an amount not less than the applicable Minimum Collateral Amount (determined in the case of Cash Collateral provided pursuant to clause (iv) above, after giving effect to Section 2.16(a)(iv) and any Cash Collateral provided by the Defaulting Lender).  

(b)Grant of Security Interest.  Each Borrower, and to the extent provided by any Defaulting Lender, such Defaulting Lender, hereby grants to (and subjects to the control of) the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Administrative Agent, the L/C Issuer and the Lenders, and agrees to maintain, a first priority security interest in all such cash, deposit accounts and all balances therein, and all other property so provided as collateral pursuant hereto, and in all proceeds of the foregoing, all as security for the obligations to which such Cash Collateral may be applied pursuant to Section 2.15(c).  If at any time the Administrative Agent determines that Cash Collateral is subject to any right or claim of any Person other than the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer as herein provided, or that the total amount of such Cash Collateral is less than the Minimum Collateral Amount, the Borrowers will, promptly upon demand by the Administrative Agent, pay or provide to the Administrative Agent additional Cash Collateral in an amount sufficient to eliminate such deficiency.  All Cash Collateral (other than credit support not constituting funds subject to deposit) shall be maintained in blocked deposit accounts at Bank of America.  The Borrowers shall pay on demand therefor from time to time all customary account opening, activity and other administrative fees and charges in connection with the maintenance and disbursement of Cash Collateral.

(c)Application.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Agreement, Cash Collateral provided under any of this Section 2.15 or Sections 2.03, 2.04, 2.05, 2.16 or 8.02 in respect of Letters of Credit shall be held and applied to the satisfaction of the specific L/C Obligations, obligations to fund participations therein (including, as to Cash Collateral provided by a Defaulting Lender, any interest accrued on such obligation) and other obligations for which the Cash Collateral was so provided, prior to any other application of such property as may otherwise be provided for herein.

(d)Release.  Cash Collateral (or the appropriate portion thereof) provided to reduce Fronting Exposure or to secure other obligations shall be released promptly following (i) the elimination of the applicable Fronting Exposure or other obligations giving rise thereto (including by the termination of Defaulting Lender status of the applicable Lender (or, as appropriate, its assignee following compliance with Section 10.06(b)(vi))) or (ii) the determination by the Administrative Agent and the L/C Issuer that there exists excess Cash Collateral; provided, however, (x) any such release shall be without prejudice to, and any disbursement or other transfer of Cash Collateral shall be and remain subject to, any other Lien conferred under the Loan Documents and the other applicable provisions of the Loan Documents, and (y) the Person providing Cash Collateral and the L/C Issuer may agree that Cash Collateral shall not be released but instead held to support future anticipated Fronting Exposure or other obligations.

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2.16Defaulting Lenders.  

(a)Adjustments.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Agreement, if any Lender becomes a Defaulting Lender, then, until such time as that Lender is no longer a Defaulting Lender, to the extent permitted by applicable Law:

(i)Waivers and Amendments.  Such Defaulting Lender’s right to approve or disapprove any amendment, waiver or consent with respect to this Agreement shall be restricted as set forth in the definition of “Required Lenders” and Section 10.01.

(ii)Reallocation of Payments.  Any payment of principal, interest, fees or other amounts received by the Administrative Agent for the account of such Defaulting Lender (whether voluntary or mandatory, at maturity, pursuant to Article VIII or otherwise) or received by the Administrative Agent from a Defaulting Lender pursuant to Section 10.08 shall be applied at such time or times as may be determined by the Administrative Agent as follows: first, to the payment of any amounts owing by such Defaulting Lender to the Administrative Agent hereunder; second, to the payment on a pro rata basis of any amounts owing by such Defaulting Lender to the L/C Issuer or Swing Line Lender hereunder; third, to Cash Collateralize the L/C Issuer’s Fronting Exposure with respect to such Defaulting Lender in accordance with Section 2.15; fourth, as the Borrowers may request (so long as no Default or Event of Default exists), to the funding of any Loan in respect of which such Defaulting Lender has failed to fund its portion thereof as required by this Agreement, as determined by the Administrative Agent; fifth, if so determined by the Administrative Agent and the Company, to be held in a deposit account and released pro rata in order to (x) satisfy such Defaulting Lender’s potential future funding obligations with respect to Loans under this Agreement and (y) Cash Collateralize the L/C Issuer’s future Fronting Exposure with respect to such Defaulting Lender with respect to future Letters of Credit issued under this Agreement, in accordance with Section 2.15; sixth, to the payment of any amounts owing to the Lenders, the L/C Issuer or Swing Line Lender as a result of any judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction obtained by any Lender, the L/C Issuer or the Swing Line Lender against that Defaulting Lender as a result of that Defaulting Lender’s breach of its obligations under this Agreement; seventh, so long as no Default or Event of Default exists, to the payment of any amounts owing to the Borrowers as a result of any judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction obtained by the Borrowers against that Defaulting Lender as a result of that Defaulting Lender's breach of its obligations under this Agreement; and eighth, to that Defaulting Lender or as otherwise directed by a court of competent jurisdiction; provided that if (x) such payment is a payment of the principal amount of any Loans or L/C Borrowings in respect of which that Defaulting Lender has not fully funded its appropriate share, and (y) such Loans were made or the related Letters of Credit were issued at a time when the conditions set forth in Section 4.02 were satisfied or waived, such payment shall be applied solely to pay the Loans of, and L/C Obligations owed to, all Non-Defaulting Lenders on a pro rata basis prior to being applied to the payment of any Loans of, or L/C Obligations owed to, that Defaulting Lender until such time as all Loans and funded and unfunded participations in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans are held by the Lenders pro rata in accordance with the Commitments hereunder without giving effect to Section 2.16(a)(iv). Any payments,

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prepayments or other amounts paid or payable to a Defaulting Lender that are applied (or held) to pay amounts owed by a Defaulting Lender or to post Cash Collateral pursuant to this Section 2.16(a)(ii) shall be deemed paid to and redirected by that Defaulting Lender, and each Lender irrevocably consents hereto.  

(iii)Certain Fees.  

(A)No Defaulting Lender shall be entitled to receive any commitment fee pursuant to Section 2.09(a) for any period during which that Lender is a Defaulting Lender (and the Borrowers shall not be required to pay any such fee that otherwise would have been required to have been paid to that Defaulting Lender).

(B)Subject to Section 2.16(a)(ii), each Defaulting Lender shall be entitled to receive Letter of Credit Fees for any period during which that Lender is a Defaulting Lender only to the extent allocable to its Applicable Percentage of the stated amount of Letters of Credit for which it has provided Cash Collateral pursuant to Section 2.15.

(C)With respect to any fee payable pursuant to Section 2.09(a) or any Letter of Credit Fee not required to be paid to any Defaulting Lender pursuant to clause (A) or (B) above, the Borrowers shall (x) pay to each Non-Defaulting Lender that portion of any such fee otherwise payable to such Defaulting Lender with respect to such Defaulting Lender’s participation in L/C Obligations or Swing Line Loans that has been reallocated to such Non-Defaulting Lender pursuant to clause (iv) below, (y) pay to the L/C Issuer and Swing Line Lender, as applicable, the amount of any such fee otherwise payable to such Defaulting Lender to the extent allocable to the L/C Issuer’s or Swing Line Lender’s Fronting Exposure to such Defaulting Lender, and (z) not be required to pay the remaining amount of any such fee.

(iv)Reallocation of Applicable Percentages to Reduce Fronting Exposure.  All or any part of such Defaulting Lender’s participation in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans shall be reallocated among the Non-Defaulting Lenders in accordance with their respective Applicable Percentages (calculated without regard to such Defaulting Lender’s Commitment) upon prior notice to the Company and such Non-Defaulting Lenders, but only to the extent that (x) the conditions set forth in Section 4.02 are satisfied at the time of such reallocation (and, unless the Company shall have otherwise notified the Administrative Agent promptly after receipt of notice of such reallocation, the Borrowers shall be deemed to have represented and warranted that such conditions are satisfied at such time), and (y) such reallocation does not cause the aggregate principal amount at such time of any Non-Defaulting Lender’s outstanding Revolving Credit Loans and such Non-Defaulting Lender’s participation in L/C Obligations and Swing Line Loans at such time to exceed such Non-Defaulting Lender’s Commitment.  Subject to Section 10.22 no reallocation hereunder shall constitute a waiver or release of any claim of any party hereunder against a Defaulting Lender arising from that Lender having become a

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Defaulting Lender, including any claim of a Non-Defaulting Lender as a result of such Non-Defaulting Lender’s increased exposure following such reallocation.

(v)Cash Collateral, Repayment of Swing Line Loans.  If the reallocation described in clause (a)(iv) above cannot, or can only partially, be effected, the Borrowers shall, without prejudice to any right or remedy available to it hereunder or under applicable Law, (x) first, prepay Swing Line Loans in an amount equal to the Swing Line Lender’s Fronting Exposure and (y) second, Cash Collateralize the L/C Issuers’ Fronting Exposure in accordance with the procedures set forth in Section 2.15.  The notice and minimum amount provisions of Section 2.05(b) shall not apply to any prepayments made pursuant to this Section 2.16(a)(v).

(b)Defaulting Lender Cure.  If the Company, the Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and the L/C Issuer agree in writing that a Lender is no longer a Defaulting Lender, the Administrative Agent will so notify the parties hereto, whereupon as of the effective date specified in such notice and subject to any conditions set forth therein (which may include arrangements with respect to any Cash Collateral), that Lender will, to the extent applicable, purchase at par that portion of outstanding Loans of the other Lenders or take such other actions as the Administrative Agent may determine to be necessary to cause the Revolving Credit Loans and funded and unfunded participations in Letters of Credit and Swing Line Loans to be held on a pro rata basis by the Lenders in accordance with their Applicable Percentages (without giving effect to Section 2.16(a)(iv)), whereupon that Lender will cease to be a Defaulting Lender; provided that no adjustments will be made retroactively with respect to fees accrued or payments made by or on behalf of the Borrowers while that Lender was a Defaulting Lender; and provided, further, that 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.

ARTICLE III.TAXES, YIELD PROTECTION AND ILLEGALITY

3.01Taxes.

(a)Payments Free of Taxes; Obligation to Withhold; Payments on Account of Taxes.  (i) Any and all payments by or on account of any obligation of any Loan Party hereunder or under any other Loan Document shall be made without deduction or withholding for any Taxes, except as required by applicable Laws.  If any applicable Laws (as determined in the good faith discretion of the Administrative Agent) require the deduction or withholding of any Tax from any such payment by the Administrative Agent or a Loan Party, then the Administrative Agent or such Loan Party shall be entitled to make such deduction or withholding, upon the basis of the information and documentation to be delivered pursuant to subsection (e) below.

(ii)If any Loan Party or the Administrative Agent shall be required by the Code to withhold or deduct any Taxes, including both United States Federal backup withholding and withholding taxes, from any payment, then (A) the Administrative Agent shall withhold or make such deductions as are determined by the Administrative Agent to be required based upon the information and documentation it has received pursuant to subsection (e) below, (B) the Administrative Agent shall timely pay the full

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amount withheld or deducted to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with the Code, and (C) to the extent that the withholding or deduction is made on account of Indemnified Taxes, the sum payable by the applicable Loan Party shall be increased as necessary so that after any required withholding or the making of all required deductions (including deductions applicable to additional sums payable under this Section 3.01) the applicable Recipient receives an amount equal to the sum it would have received had no such withholding or deduction been made.

(iii)If any Loan Party or the Administrative Agent shall be required by any applicable Laws other than the Code to withhold or deduct any Taxes from any payment, then (A) such Loan Party or the Administrative Agent, as required by such Laws, shall withhold or make such deductions as are determined by it to be required based upon the information and documentation it has received pursuant to subsection (e) below, (B) such Loan Party or the Administrative Agent, to the extent required by such Laws, shall timely pay the full amount withheld or deducted to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with such Laws, and (C) to the extent that the withholding or deduction is made on account of Indemnified Taxes, the sum payable by the applicable Loan Party shall be increased as necessary so that after any required withholding or the making of all required deductions (including deductions applicable to additional sums payable under this Section 3.01) the applicable Recipient receives an amount equal to the sum it would have received had no such withholding or deduction been made.

(b)Payment of Other Taxes by the Borrowers.  Without limiting the provisions of subsection (a) above, the Borrowers shall timely pay to the relevant Governmental Authority in accordance with applicable law, or at the option of the Administrative Agent timely reimburse it for the payment of, any Other Taxes.

(c)Tax Indemnifications.  (i) Each Borrower shall, and does hereby, jointly and severally, indemnify each Recipient, and shall make payment in respect thereof within 10 days after demand therefor, for the full amount of any Indemnified Taxes (including Indemnified Taxes imposed or asserted on or attributable to amounts payable under this Section 3.01) payable or paid by such Recipient or required to be withheld or deducted from a payment to such Recipient, and any penalties, interest and reasonable expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Indemnified Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant Governmental Authority.  A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability delivered to the Company by a Lender or the L/C Issuer (with a copy to the Administrative Agent), or by the Administrative Agent on its own behalf or on behalf of a Lender or the L/C Issuer, shall be conclusive absent manifest error.  Each Borrower shall, and does hereby, jointly and severally, indemnify the Administrative Agent, and shall make payment in respect thereof within 10 days after demand therefor, for any amount which a Lender or the L/C Issuer for any reason fails to pay indefeasibly to the Administrative Agent as required pursuant to Section 3.01(c)(ii) below.

(ii)Each Lender and the L/C Issuer shall, and does hereby, severally indemnify, and shall make payment in respect thereof within 10 days after demand therefor, (x) the Administrative Agent against any Indemnified Taxes attributable to such Lender or the L/C Issuer (but only to the extent that the Borrowers have not already indemnified the Administrative Agent for such Indemnified Taxes and without limiting

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the obligation of the Borrowers to do so), (y) the Administrative Agent and the Borrowers, as applicable, against any Taxes attributable to such Lender’s failure to comply with the provisions of Section 10.06(d) relating to the maintenance of a Participant Register and (z) the Administrative Agent and the Borrowers, as applicable, against any Excluded Taxes attributable to such Lender or the L/C Issuer, in each case, that are payable or paid by the Administrative Agent or the Borrowers in connection with any Loan Document, and any reasonable expenses arising therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant Governmental Authority.  A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability delivered to any Lender by the Administrative Agent shall be conclusive absent manifest error.  Each Lender and the L/C Issuer hereby authorizes the Administrative Agent to set off and apply any and all amounts at any time owing to such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, under this Agreement or any other Loan Document against any amount due to the Administrative Agent under this clause (ii).  

(d)Evidence of Payments. Upon request by the Company or the Administrative Agent, as the case may be, after any payment of Taxes by the Borrowers or by the Administrative Agent to a Governmental Authority as provided in this Section 3.01, the Company shall deliver to the Administrative Agent or the Administrative Agent shall deliver to the Company, as the case may be, the original or a certified copy of a receipt issued by such Governmental Authority evidencing such payment, a copy of any return required by Laws to report such payment or other evidence of such payment reasonably satisfactory to the Company or the Administrative Agent, as the case may be.

(e)Status of Lenders; Tax Documentation.  (i)  Any Lender that is entitled to an exemption from or reduction of withholding Tax with respect to payments made under any Loan Document shall deliver to the Company and the Administrative Agent, at the time or times reasonably requested by the Company or the Administrative Agent, such properly completed and executed documentation reasonably requested by the Company or the Administrative Agent as will permit such payments to be made without withholding or at a reduced rate of withholding.  In addition, any Lender, if reasonably requested by the Company or the Administrative Agent, shall deliver such other documentation prescribed by applicable law or reasonably requested by the Company or the Administrative Agent as will enable the Company 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 3.01(e)(ii)(A), (ii)(B) and (ii)(D) below) shall not be required if in the Lender’s reasonable judgment such completion, execution or submission would subject such Lender to any material unreimbursed cost or expense or would materially prejudice the legal or commercial position of such Lender.

(ii)Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, in the event that any Borrower is a U.S. Person,

(A)any Lender that is a U.S. Person shall deliver to the Company and the Administrative Agent on or prior to the date on which such Lender becomes a Lender under this Agreement (and from time to time thereafter upon the

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reasonable request of the Company or the Administrative Agent), executed copies of IRS Form W-9 certifying that such Lender is exempt from U.S. federal backup withholding tax;

(B)any Foreign Lender shall, to the extent it is legally entitled to do so, deliver to the Company and the Administrative Agent (in such number of copies as shall be requested by the recipient) on or prior to the date on which such Foreign Lender becomes a Lender under this Agreement (and from time to time thereafter upon the reasonable request of the Company or the Administrative Agent), whichever of the following is applicable:

(I)in the case of a Foreign Lender claiming the benefits of an income tax treaty to which the United States is a party (x) with respect to payments of interest under any Loan Document, executed copies of IRS Form W-8BEN-E (or W-8BEN, as applicable) establishing an exemption from, or reduction of, U.S. federal withholding Tax pursuant to the “interest” article of such tax treaty and (y) with respect to any other applicable payments under any Loan Document, IRS Form W-8BEN-E (or W-8BEN, as applicable) establishing an exemption from, or reduction of, U.S. federal withholding Tax pursuant to the “business profits” or “other income” article of such tax treaty;

(II)executed copies of IRS Form W-8ECI;

(III)in the case of a Foreign Lender claiming the benefits of the exemption for portfolio interest under Section 881(c) of the Code, (x) a certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit K-1 to the effect that such Foreign Lender is not a “bank” within the meaning of Section 881(c)(3)(A) of the Code, a “10 percent shareholder” of any Borrower within the meaning of Section 881(c)(3)(B) of the Code, or a “controlled foreign corporation” described in Section 881(c)(3)(C) of the Code (a “U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate”) and (y) executed copies of IRS Form W-8BEN-E (or W-8BEN, as applicable); or

(IV)to the extent a Foreign Lender is not the beneficial owner, executed copies of IRS Form W-8IMY, accompanied by IRS Form W-8ECI, IRS Form W-8BEN-E (or W-8BEN, as applicable), a U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit K-2 or Exhibit K-3, IRS Form W-9, and/or other certification documents from each beneficial owner, as applicable; provided that if the Foreign Lender is a partnership and one or more direct or indirect partners of such Foreign Lender are claiming the portfolio interest exemption, such Foreign Lender may provide a U.S. Tax Compliance Certificate substantially in the form of Exhibit K-4 on behalf of each such direct and indirect partner;

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copies as shall be requested by the recipient) on or prior to the date on which such Foreign Lender becomes a Lender under this Agreement (and from time to time thereafter upon the reasonable request of the Company or the Administrative Agent), executed copies of any other form prescribed by applicable law as a basis for claiming exemption from or a reduction in U.S. federal withholding Tax, duly completed, together with such supplementary documentation as may be prescribed by applicable law to permit the Company or the Administrative Agent to determine the withholding or deduction required to be made; and

(D)if a payment made to a Lender under any Loan Document would be subject to U.S. federal withholding Tax imposed by FATCA if such Lender 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 shall deliver to the Company and the Administrative Agent at the time or times prescribed by law and at such time or times reasonably requested by the Company 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 Company or the Administrative Agent as may be necessary for the Company and the Administrative Agent to comply with their obligations under FATCA and to determine that such Lender has complied with such Lender’s obligations under FATCA or to determine the amount to deduct and withhold from such payment.  Solely for purposes of this clause (D), “FATCA” shall include any amendments made to FATCA after the date of this Agreement.

(iii)Each Lender agrees that if any form or certification it previously delivered pursuant to this Section 3.01 expires or becomes obsolete or inaccurate in any respect, it shall update such form or certification or promptly notify the Company and the Administrative Agent in writing of its legal inability to do so.

(f)Treatment of Certain Refunds.  Unless required by applicable Laws, at no time shall the Administrative Agent have any obligation to file for or otherwise pursue on behalf of a Lender or the L/C Issuer, or have any obligation to pay to any Lender or the L/C Issuer, any refund of Taxes withheld or deducted from funds paid for the account of such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be.  If any Recipient determines, in its sole discretion exercised in good faith, that it has received a refund of any Taxes as to which it has been indemnified by the Borrowers or with respect to which the Borrowers have paid additional amounts pursuant to this Section, it shall pay to the Borrowers an amount equal to such refund (but only to the extent of indemnity payments made, or additional amounts paid, by the Borrowers under this Section with respect to the Taxes giving rise to such refund), net of all out-of-pocket expenses (including Taxes) incurred by such Recipient, and without interest (other than any interest paid by the relevant Governmental Authority with respect to such refund), provided that each Borrower, upon the request of the Recipient, agrees to repay the amount paid over to such Borrower (plus any penalties, interest or other charges imposed by the relevant Governmental Authority) to the Recipient in the event the Recipient is required to repay such refund to such Governmental Authority.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this subsection, in no event will the applicable Recipient be required to pay any amount to the Borrowers pursuant to this subsection

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the payment of which would place the Recipient in a less favorable net after-Tax position than such Recipient would have been in if the indemnification payments or additional amounts giving rise to such refund had never been paid.  This subsection shall not be construed to require any Recipient to make available its tax returns (or any other information relating to its taxes that it deems confidential) to any Borrower or any other Person.

(g)Survival.  Each party’s obligations under this Section 3.01 shall survive the resignation or replacement of the Administrative Agent or any assignment of rights by, or the replacement of, a Lender or the L/C Issuer, the termination of the Commitments and the repayment, satisfaction or discharge of all other Obligations.

(h)FATCA.  For purposes of determining withholding Taxes imposed under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), from and after the Closing Date, the Borrowers and the Administrative Agent shall treat (and the Lenders hereby authorize the Administrative Agent to treat) this Agreement as not qualifying as a “grandfathered obligation” within the meaning of Treasury Regulation Section 1.1471-2(b)(2)(i).

3.02Illegality.  If any Lender determines that any Law has made it unlawful, or that any Governmental Authority has asserted that it is unlawful, for any Lender or its applicable Lending Office to make, maintain or fund Loans whose interest is determined by reference to the Eurodollar Rate, or to determine or charge interest rates based upon the Eurodollar Rate, or any Governmental Authority has imposed material restrictions on the authority of such Lender to purchase or sell, or to take deposits of, Dollars in the London interbank market, then, on notice thereof by such Lender to the Company through the Administrative Agent, (i) any obligation of such Lender to make, maintain, fund or continue Eurodollar Rate Loans or to convert Base Rate Loans to Eurodollar Rate Loans shall be suspended, and (ii) if such notice asserts the illegality of such Lender making or maintaining Base Rate Loans the interest rate on which is determined by reference to the Eurodollar Rate component of the Base Rate, the interest rate on which Base Rate Loans of such Lender shall, if necessary to avoid such illegality, be determined by the Administrative Agent without reference to the Eurodollar Rate component of the Base Rate, in each case until such Lender notifies the Administrative Agent and the Company that the circumstances giving rise to such determination no longer exist.  Upon receipt of such notice, (x) the Borrowers shall, upon demand from such Lender (with a copy to the Administrative Agent), prepay or, if applicable, convert all Eurodollar Rate Loans of such Lender to Base Rate Loans (the interest rate on which Base Rate Loans of such Lender shall, if necessary to avoid such illegality, be determined by the Administrative Agent without reference to the Eurodollar Rate component of the Base Rate), either on the last day of the Interest Period therefor, if such Lender may lawfully continue to maintain such Eurodollar Rate Loans to such day, or immediately, if such Lender may not lawfully continue to maintain such Eurodollar Rate Loans and (y) if such notice asserts the illegality of such Lender determining or charging interest rates based upon the Eurodollar Rate, the Administrative Agent shall during the period of such suspension compute the Base Rate applicable to such Lender without reference to the Eurodollar Rate component thereof until the Administrative Agent is advised in writing by such Lender that it is no longer illegal for such Lender to determine or charge interest rates based upon the Eurodollar Rate.  Upon any such prepayment or conversion, the Borrowers shall also pay accrued interest on the amount so prepaid or converted.

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3.03Inability to Determine Rates.  

(a)Temporary Inability.

(i)Except in the case of circumstances described in Section 3.03(b), if in connection with any request for a Eurodollar Rate Loan or a conversion to or continuation thereof, (a)  the Administrative Agent determines that (i) Dollar deposits are not being offered to banks in the London interbank eurodollar market for the applicable amount and Interest Period of such Eurodollar Rate Loan, or (ii) adequate and reasonable means do not exist for determining the Eurodollar Rate for any requested Interest Period with respect to a proposed Eurodollar Rate Loan or in connection with an existing or proposed Base Rate Loan (in each case with respect to clause (a)(i) above, “Impacted Loans”), or (b) the Administrative Agent or the Required Lenders determine that for any reason the Eurodollar Rate for any requested Interest Period with respect to a proposed Eurodollar Rate Loan does not adequately and fairly reflect the cost to such Lenders of funding such Eurodollar Rate Loan, the Administrative Agent will promptly so notify the Company and each Lender.  Thereafter, (x) the obligation of the Lenders to make or maintain Eurodollar Rate Loans shall be suspended (to the extent of the affected Eurodollar Rate Loans or Interest Periods) and (y) in the event of a determination described in the preceding sentence with respect to the Eurodollar Rate component of the Base Rate, the utilization of the Eurodollar Rate component in determining the Base Rate shall be suspended, in each case until the Administrative Agent (upon the instruction of the Required Lenders) revokes such notice.  Upon receipt of such notice, the Borrowers may revoke any pending request for a Borrowing of, conversion to or continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans (to the extent of the affected Eurodollar Rate Loans or Interest Periods) or, failing that, will be deemed to have converted such request into a request for a Borrowing of Base Rate Loans in the amount specified therein.

(ii)Notwithstanding the foregoing, if the Administrative Agent has made the determination described in clause (a)(i) of this Section, the Administrative Agent, in consultation with the Company and the affected Lenders, may establish an alternative interest rate for the Impacted Loans, in which case, such alternative rate of interest shall apply with respect to the Impacted Loans until (1) the Administrative Agent revokes the notice delivered with respect to the Impacted Loans under clause (a) of the first sentence of this Section, (2) the affected Lenders notify the Administrative Agent and the Company that such alternative interest rate does not adequately and fairly reflect the cost to such Lenders of funding the Impacted Loans, or (3) any Lender determines that any Law has made it unlawful, or that any Governmental Authority has asserted that it is unlawful, for such Lender or its applicable Lending Office to make, maintain or fund Loans whose interest is determined by reference to such alternative rate of interest or to determine or charge interest rates based upon such rate or any Governmental Authority has imposed material restrictions on the authority of such Lender to do any of the foregoing and provides the Administrative Agent and the Company written notice thereof.

(b)Non-Temporary Inability.

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(i)Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Agreement or any other Loan Documents, including Section 3.03(a) above, if the Administrative Agent determines (which determination shall be conclusive absent manifest error), or the Company or the Required Lenders notify the Administrative Agent (with, in the case of the Required Lenders, a copy to the Company) that the Company or the Required Lenders (as applicable) have determined, that:

(A)adequate and reasonable means do not exist for ascertaining LIBOR for any requested Interest Period, including, without limitation, because the LIBOR Screen Rate is not available or published on a current basis and such circumstances are unlikely to be temporary; or

(B)the administrator of the LIBOR Screen Rate or a Governmental Authority having jurisdiction over the Administrative Agent has made a public statement identifying a specific date after which LIBOR or the LIBOR Screen Rate shall no longer be made available, or used for determining the interest rate of loans (such specific date, the “Scheduled Unavailability Date”); or

(C)syndicated loans currently being executed, or that include language similar to that contained in this Section, are being executed or amended (as applicable) to incorporate or adopt a new benchmark interest rate to replace LIBOR;

then, reasonably promptly after such determination by the Administrative Agent or receipt by the Administrative Agent of such notice, as applicable, the Administrative Agent and the Company may amend this Agreement to replace LIBOR with an alternate benchmark rate (including any mathematical or other adjustments to the benchmark (if any) incorporated therein), giving due consideration to any evolving or then existing convention for similar U.S. dollar denominated syndicated credit facilities for such alternative benchmarks (any such proposed rate, a “LIBOR Successor Rate”), together with any proposed LIBOR Successor Rate Conforming Changes and any such amendment shall become effective at 5:00 p.m. (New York time) on the fifth Business Day after the Administrative Agent shall have posted such proposed amendment to all Lenders and the Company unless, prior to such time, Lenders comprising the Required Lenders have delivered to the Administrative Agent written notice that such Required Lenders do not accept such amendment.

(ii)If no LIBOR Successor Rate has been determined and the circumstances under clause (b)(i)(A) above exist or the Scheduled Unavailability Date has occurred (as applicable), the Administrative Agent will promptly so notify the Company and each Lender.  Thereafter, (x) the obligation of the Lenders to make or maintain Eurodollar Rate Loans shall be suspended (to the extent of the affected Eurodollar Rate Loans or Interest Periods), and (y) the Eurodollar Rate component shall no longer be utilized in determining the Base Rate.  Upon receipt of such notice, the Company may revoke any pending request for a Borrowing of, conversion to or continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans (to the extent of the affected Eurodollar Rate Loans or Interest Periods) or, failing that, will be deemed to have converted such request into a request for a Committed

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Borrowing of Base Rate Loans (subject to the foregoing clause (y)) in the amount specified therein.

(iii)Notwithstanding anything else herein, any definition of LIBOR Successor Rate shall provide that in no event shall such LIBOR Successor Rate be less than zero for purposes of this Agreement.

3.04Increased Costs; Reserves on Eurodollar Rate Loans.

(a)Increased Costs Generally.  If any Change in Law shall:

(i)impose, modify or deem applicable any reserve, special deposit, compulsory loan, insurance charge or similar requirement against assets of, deposits with or for the account of, or credit extended or participated in by, any Lender (except any reserve requirement contemplated by Section 3.04(e)) or the L/C Issuer;

(ii)subject any Recipient to any Taxes (other than (A) Indemnified Taxes, (B) Taxes described in clauses (b) through (d) of the definition of Excluded Taxes and (C) Connection Income Taxes) on its loans, loan principal, letters of credit, commitments, or other obligations, or its deposits, reserves, other liabilities or capital attributable thereto; or

(iii)impose on any Lender or the L/C Issuer or the London interbank market any other condition, cost or expense affecting this Agreement or Eurodollar Rate Loans made by such Lender or any Letter of Credit or participation therein;

and the result of any of the foregoing shall be to increase the cost to such Lender of making, converting to, continuing or maintaining any Loan the interest on which is determined by reference to the Eurodollar Rate (or, in the case of clause (ii) above, any Loan), or of maintaining its obligation to make any such Loan), or to increase the cost to such Lender or the L/C Issuer of participating in, issuing or maintaining any Letter of Credit (or of maintaining its obligation to participate in or to issue any Letter of Credit), or to reduce the amount of any sum received or receivable by such Lender or the L/C Issuer hereunder (whether of principal, interest or any other amount) then, upon request of such Lender or the L/C Issuer, the Borrowers will pay to such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, such additional amount or amounts as will compensate such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, for such additional costs incurred or reduction suffered.

(b)Capital Requirements.  If any Lender or the L/C Issuer determines that any Change in Law affecting such Lender or the L/C Issuer or any Lending Office of such Lender or such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s holding company, if any, regarding capital or liquidity requirements has or would have the effect of reducing the rate of return on such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s capital or on the capital of such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s holding company, if any, as a consequence of this Agreement, the Commitments of such Lender or the Loans made by, or participations in Letters of Credit or Swing Line Loans held by, such Lender, or the Letters of Credit issued by the L/C Issuer, to a level below that which such Lender or the L/C Issuer or such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s holding company could have achieved but for such Change in Law (taking into consideration such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s policies and the policies of such

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Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s holding company with respect to capital adequacy), then from time to time the Borrowers will pay to such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, such additional amount or amounts as will compensate such Lender or the L/C Issuer or such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s holding company for any such reduction suffered.

(c)Certificates for Reimbursement.  A certificate of a Lender or the L/C Issuer setting forth the amount or amounts necessary to compensate such Lender or the L/C Issuer or its holding company, as the case may be, as specified in subsection (a) or (b) of this Section containing a certification of a responsible officer of such Lender or the L/C Issuer that such costs have not been imposed on the Borrowers disproportionately with other similarly situated borrowers and delivered to the Company shall be conclusive absent manifest error.  The Borrowers shall pay such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, the amount shown as due on any such certificate within 10 days after receipt thereof.

(d)Delay in Requests.  Failure or delay on the part of any Lender or the L/C Issuer to demand compensation pursuant to the foregoing provisions of this Section shall not constitute a waiver of such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s right to demand such compensation, provided that the Borrowers shall not be required to compensate a Lender or the L/C Issuer pursuant to the foregoing provisions of this Section for any increased costs incurred or reductions suffered more than nine months prior to the date that such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, notifies the Company of the Change in Law giving rise to such increased costs or reductions and of such Lender’s or the L/C Issuer’s intention to claim compensation therefor (except that, if the Change in Law giving rise to such increased costs or reductions is retroactive, then the nine-month period referred to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect thereof).

(e)Reserves on Eurodollar Rate Loans.  The Borrowers shall pay to each Lender, as long as such Lender shall be required to maintain reserves with respect to liabilities or assets consisting of or including Eurocurrency funds or deposits (currently known as “Eurocurrency liabilities”), additional interest on the unpaid principal amount of each Eurodollar Rate Loan equal to the actual costs of such reserves allocated to such Loan by such Lender (as determined by such Lender in good faith, which determination shall be conclusive), which shall be due and payable on each date on which interest is payable on such Loan, provided the Company shall have received at least 10 days’ prior notice (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) of such additional interest from such Lender.  If a Lender fails to give notice 10 days prior to the relevant Interest Payment Date, such additional interest shall be due and payable 10 days from receipt of such notice.

3.05Compensation for Losses.  Upon demand of any Lender (with a copy to the Administrative Agent) from time to time, the Borrowers shall promptly compensate such Lender for and hold such Lender harmless from any loss, cost or expense incurred by it as a result of:

(a)any continuation, conversion, payment or prepayment of any Loan other than a Base Rate Loan on a day other than the last day of the Interest Period for such Loan (whether voluntary, mandatory, automatic, by reason of acceleration, or otherwise);

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(b)any failure by the Borrowers (for a reason other than the failure of such Lender to make a Loan) to prepay, borrow, continue or convert any Loan other than a Base Rate Loan on the date or in the amount notified by the Borrowers;

(c)any failure by the Borrowers to make payment of any drawing under any Letter of Credit (or interest due thereon) denominated in an Alternative Currency on its scheduled due date or any payment thereof in a different currency; or

(d)any assignment of a Eurodollar Rate Loan on a day other than the last day of the Interest Period therefor as a result of a request by the Company pursuant to Section 10.13;

including any loss of anticipated profits and any loss or expense arising from the liquidation or reemployment of funds obtained by it to maintain such Loan or from fees payable to terminate the deposits from which such funds were obtained.  The Borrowers shall also pay any customary administrative fees charged by such Lender in connection with the foregoing.

For purposes of calculating amounts payable by the Borrowers to the Lenders under this Section 3.05, each Lender shall be deemed to have funded each Eurodollar Rate Loan made by it at the Eurodollar Rate for such Loan by a matching deposit or other borrowing in the London interbank eurodollar market for a comparable amount and for a comparable period, whether or not such Eurodollar Rate Loan was in fact so funded.

3.06Mitigation Obligations; Replacement of Lenders.

(a)Designation of a Different Lending Office.  Each Lender may make any Credit Extension to the Borrowers through any Lending Office, provided that the exercise of this option shall not affect the obligation of the Borrowers to repay the Credit Extension in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.  If any Lender requests compensation under Section 3.04, or the Borrowers are required to pay any Indemnified Taxes or additional amount to any Lender, the L/C Issuer, or any Governmental Authority for the account of any Lender or the L/C Issuer pursuant to Section 3.01, or if any Lender gives a notice pursuant to Section 3.02, then at the request of the Company such Lender or the L/C Issuer shall, as applicable, use reasonable efforts to designate a different Lending Office for funding or booking its Loans hereunder or to assign its rights and obligations hereunder to another of its offices, branches or affiliates, if, in the judgment of such Lender or the L/C Issuer, such designation or assignment (i) would eliminate or reduce amounts payable pursuant to Section 3.01 or 3.04, as the case may be, in the future, or eliminate the need for the notice pursuant to Section 3.02, as applicable, and (ii) in each case, would not subject such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be, to any unreimbursed cost or expense and would not otherwise be disadvantageous to such Lender or the L/C Issuer, as the case may be.  Each Borrower hereby agrees to pay all reasonable costs and expenses incurred by any Lender or the L/C Issuer in connection with any such designation or assignment.

(b)Replacement of Lenders.  If any Lender requests compensation under Section 3.04, or if any Borrower is required to pay Indemnified Taxes or any additional amount to any Lender or any Governmental Authority for the account of any Lender pursuant to Section 3.01 and, in each case, such Lender has declined or is unable to designate a different lending office in

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accordance with Section 3.06(a), the Borrowers may replace such Lender in accordance with Section 10.13.

3.07Survival.  All of the Borrowers’ obligations under this Article III shall survive termination of the Aggregate Commitments, repayment of all other Obligations hereunder, and resignation of the Administrative Agent.

ARTICLE IV.CONDITIONS PRECEDENT TO Credit Extensions

4.01Conditions to Effectiveness and Initial Credit Extension.  The effectiveness of this Agreement as an amendment and restatement of the Existing Credit Agreement and the obligation of the L/C Issuer and each Lender to make its initial Credit Extension hereunder or to continue its Credit Extensions hereunder, as applicable, are subject to satisfaction of the following conditions precedent:

(a)Unless waived by all the Lenders (or by the Administrative Agent with respect to items specified in clause (vi) below with respect to which the Borrowers have given assurances satisfactory to the Administrative Agent that such items shall be delivered promptly following the Closing Date), the Administrative Agent’s receipt of the following, each of which shall be originals or telecopies (followed promptly by originals) unless otherwise specified, each properly executed by a Responsible Officer of the signing Loan Party, each dated the Closing Date (or, in the case of certificates of governmental officials, a recent date before the Closing Date) and each in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, the Collateral Agent and each of the Lenders:

(i)executed counterparts of this Agreement and the Guaranty;

(ii)(A) a Revolving Credit Note executed by the Borrowers in favor of each Revolving Credit Lender requesting a Revolving Credit Note and (B) a Term Note executed by the Borrowers in favor of each Term Lender requesting a Term Note;

(iii)executed counterparts of an affirmation to the Security Agreement, Pledge Agreement and the Aircraft Security Agreement, together with (in each case, as applicable, to the extent not on file with the Collateral Agent):

(A)Uniform Commercial Code financing statements (and any amendments thereto, as applicable) suitable in form and substance for filing in all places required by applicable Law to perfect the Liens of the Collateral Agent under the Security Instruments as a first priority Lien as to items of Collateral in which a security interest may be perfected by the filing of financing statements, and such other documents and/or evidence of other actions as may be reasonably necessary under applicable Law to perfect the Liens of the Collateral Agent under such Security Instruments as a first priority Lien in and to such other Collateral as the Collateral Agent may require, including without limitation the delivery by any Borrower or any other Loan Party of all certificates evidencing pledged interests, accompanied in each case by duly executed stock powers (or other appropriate transfer documents) in blank affixed thereto;

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(B)the originals of all promissory notes issued in connection with Indebtedness permitted by Section 7.03(e), together with duly executed undated endorsements in blank affixed thereto;

(C)except with the express prior written consent of the Collateral Agent in each instance, with respect to the Investment Property (as defined in the Security Agreement) listed on Schedule 9(e) of the Security Agreement, Qualifying Control Agreements (as defined in the Security Agreement) from the applicable securities intermediary;

(D)except with the express prior written consent of the Collateral Agent in each instance, with respect to the Deposit Accounts (as defined in the Security Agreement) listed on Schedule 9(f) of the Security Agreement, Qualifying Control Agreements (as defined in the Security Agreement) from the applicable depositary institutions; and

(E)evidence that all insurance required to be maintained pursuant to the Loan Documents has been obtained and is in effect, together with the certificates of insurance and endorsements, naming the Collateral Agent, on behalf of the Secured Parties, as an additional insured or lender’s loss payee, as the case may be, under all insurance policies maintained with respect to the assets and properties of the Loan Parties that constitute Collateral;

(iv)in connection with the Mortgages with respect to each Mortgaged Property listed on Exhibit I, to the extent not previously delivered to the Administrative Agent or the Collateral Agent, or as otherwise reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent or the Collateral Agent, executed counterparts to the applicable Mortgage together with:

(A)to the extent necessary under applicable Law, for filing in the appropriate county land office(s), Uniform Commercial Code financing statements covering fixtures, if required, in each case appropriately completed;  

(B)mortgage policies of title insurance (which, if satisfactory to the Collateral Agent, may be in the form of a mark-up of pro forma mortgage policies which are satisfactory to the Collateral Agent subsequently to be followed by mortgage policies) relating to each Mortgage of the Mortgaged Property referred to above, issued by a title insurer reasonably satisfactory to the Collateral Agent (the “Title Company”), in an insured amount satisfactory to the Collateral Agent and insuring the Collateral Agent that the Mortgage on each such Mortgaged Property is a valid and enforceable first priority mortgage lien on such Mortgaged Property, free and clear of all defects and encumbrances except Liens permitted by Section 7.01, with each such mortgage policy (i) to be in form and substance satisfactory to the Collateral Agent, (ii) to include a reference to the relevant survey with no survey exceptions except those theretofore approved by the Collateral Agent (such approval not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed), (iii) not to include any exception(s) for mechanic’s liens, and (iv) to provide for

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affirmative insurance and endorsements (to the extent applicable and available in the relevant jurisdiction) as the Collateral Agent may reasonably request;

(C)(i) surveys for each Mortgaged Property sufficient for the Title Company to remove the standard survey exceptions from the title insurance policies and issue the endorsements required in clause (B)(iv) above, or (ii) affidavits delivered to the title insurer sufficient for the Title Company to remove the standard survey exceptions from the title policies and issue the endorsements referenced in clause (B)(iv) above;

(D)evidence (which may be satisfied by appropriate instructions in the funds flow memorandum) of payment to the title insurer of all expenses and premiums of the title insurer in connection with the issuance of such policies and endorsements and payment to the Title Company of an amount equal to any fees or taxes, including recording, mortgage, intangible and stamp taxes payable in connection with recording the Mortgages and Uniform Commercial Code financing statements covering fixtures, if applicable, in the appropriate county or state land office(s);

(E)in connection with any Mortgage and as reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent or the Collateral Agent, customary opinions of counsel in the jurisdiction where each such Mortgaged Property is located; and

(F)a completed “Life-of-Loan” Federal Emergency Management Agency Standard Flood Hazard Determination with respect to each Mortgaged Property (together with a notice about special flood hazard area status and flood disaster assistance duly executed by the Company and each Loan Party relating thereto);

(v)such certificates of resolutions or other action, incumbency certificates and/or other certificates (including specimen signatures) of Responsible Officers of each Loan Party as the Administrative Agent may require evidencing the identity, authority and capacity of each Responsible Officer thereof authorized to act as a Responsible Officer in connection with this Agreement and the other Loan Documents to which such Loan Party is a party;

(vi)such documents and certifications as the Administrative Agent may reasonably require to evidence that each Loan Party is duly organized or formed, and that each Loan Party is validly existing, in good standing and qualified to engage in business in the jurisdiction of its organization or formation;

(vii)a customary opinion, addressed to the Administrative Agent, Collateral Agent and each Lender, of Jones Day, counsel for the Borrowers and the Loan Parties, and the general counsel or assistant general counsel for the Borrowers and the Loan Parties, in each case in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent concerning the Loan Parties and the Loan Documents (which may include some or all of

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the Mortgages) and as to such matters and jurisdictions as the Administrative Agent, Collateral Agent may reasonably request;

(viii)a certificate of a Responsible Officer of the Company either (A) attaching copies of all consents, licenses and approvals required by any Governmental Authority or any other Person in connection with the execution, delivery and performance by each Loan Party and the validity against such Loan Party of the Loan Documents to which it is a party, and such consents, licenses and approvals shall be in full force and effect, or (B) stating that no such consents, licenses or approvals are so required (except for (x) the consents, licenses and approvals which have been duly obtained, taken, given or made and (y) the filing of Uniform Commercial Code financing statements and the recording of Mortgages pursuant to the Loan Documents);

(ix)a certificate signed by a Responsible Officer of each Borrower certifying (A) that the conditions specified in Sections 4.02(a) and (b) have been satisfied and (B) that there has been no event or circumstance since the date of the Audited Financial Statements that has had or could be reasonably expected to have, either individually or in the aggregate, a Material Adverse Effect;

(x)executed counterparts of the Post-Closing Agreement;

(xi)executed counterparts by each Lender to this Agreement as of the Closing Date of a joinder to the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement in accordance with Section 22 thereof, sufficient in number for distribution to the Administrative Agent, the Collateral Agent, the Permitted Noteholders and the Borrowers, and evidence satisfactory to the Administrative Agent that no default or event of default under the Permitted Notes Documents exists, or would result from the effectiveness of this Agreement or any Credit Extension hereunder or from the application of the proceeds thereof on the Closing Date;

(xii)a certificate signed by the chief financial officer of the Company certifying that, after giving effect to this Agreement and the Credit Extensions made or continued on the Closing Date, (A) each Borrower, individually, is Solvent and (B) each Guarantor, together with the other Loan Parties, is Solvent;

(xiii)(A) upon the reasonable request of any Lender made at least five days prior to the Closing Date, the Borrowers shall have provided to such Lender the documentation and other information so requested in connection with applicable “know your customer” and anti-money-laundering rules and regulations, including the Act, in each case at least five days prior to the Closing Date; and

(B)at least three days prior to the Closing Date, any Borrower that qualifies as a “legal entity customer” under the Beneficial Ownership Regulation shall deliver a Beneficial Ownership Certification in relation to such Borrower; and

(xiv)such other assurances, certificates, documents, consents or opinions as the Administrative Agent, the Collateral Agent, the L/C Issuer, the Swing Line Lender or the Required Lenders reasonably may require.

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(b)Any fees required to be paid on or before the Closing Date shall have been paid.

(c)Unless waived by the Administrative Agent, the Borrowers shall have paid all reasonable fees, charges and disbursements of counsel to the Administrative Agent (directly to such counsel if requested by the Administrative Agent) to the extent invoiced at least two Business Days prior to or on the Closing Date, plus such additional amounts of such fees, charges and disbursements as shall constitute its reasonable estimate of such fees, charges and disbursements incurred or to be incurred by it through the closing proceedings (provided that such estimate shall not thereafter preclude a final settling of accounts between the Borrowers and the Administrative Agent).

Without limiting the generality of the provisions of the last paragraph of Section 9.03, for purposes of determining compliance with the conditions specified in this Section 4.01, each Lender that has signed this Agreement shall be deemed to have consented to, approved or accepted or to be satisfied with, each document or other matter required thereunder to be consented to or approved by or acceptable or satisfactory to a Lender unless the Administrative Agent shall have received notice from such Lender prior to the proposed Closing Date specifying its objection thereto.

4.02Conditions to all Credit Extensions.  The obligation of each Lender to honor any Request for Credit Extension (other than a Loan Notice requesting only a conversion of Loans to the other Type, or a continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans) is subject to the following conditions precedent:

(a)The representations and warranties of each Borrower and each other Loan Party contained in Article V or any other Loan Document, or which are contained in any document furnished at any time under or in connection herewith or therewith, shall be true and correct in all material respects on and as of the date of such Credit Extension, except to the extent that such representations and warranties are qualified by materiality, in which case such representations and warranties shall be true and correct in all respects, and except to the extent that such representations and warranties specifically refer to an earlier date, in which case they shall be true and correct as of such earlier date, and except that for purposes of this Section 4.02, the representations and warranties contained in subsections (a) and (b) of Section 5.05 shall be deemed to refer to the most recent statements furnished pursuant to clauses (a) and (b), respectively, of Section 6.01, and excluding, after the Closing Date, the representation and warranty set forth in Section 5.26.

(b)No Default shall exist, or would result from such proposed Credit Extension or from the application of the proceeds thereof.

(c)The Administrative Agent and, if applicable, the L/C Issuer or the Swing Line Lender shall have received a Request for Credit Extension in accordance with the requirements hereof (except in the case of Credit Extensions made or deemed to be made under Sections 2.14(b)(v) and 2.16(a)(iv).

(d)In the case of a Letter of Credit to be denominated in an Alternative Currency, there shall not have occurred any change in national or international financial, political or

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economic conditions or currency exchange rates or exchange controls which in the reasonable opinion of the Administrative Agent or the L/C Issuer would make it impracticable for such Letter of Credit to be denominated in the relevant Alternative Currency.

Each Request for Credit Extension (other than a Loan Notice requesting only a conversion of Loans to the other Type or a continuation of Eurodollar Rate Loans) submitted by the Company shall be deemed to be a representation and warranty that the conditions specified in Sections 4.02(a) and (b) have been satisfied on and as of the date of the applicable Credit Extension.

ARTICLE V.REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

The Company represents and warrants to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders that:

5.01Existence, Qualification and Power.  Each Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries (a) is a corporation, partnership or limited liability company, duly organized or formed, validly existing and in good standing under the Laws of the jurisdiction of its incorporation or organization, (b) has all requisite power and authority and all governmental licenses, authorizations, consents and approvals (i) to own its assets, carry on its business and (ii) to execute, deliver, and perform its obligations under the Loan Documents to which it is a party, (c) is duly qualified and is licensed and in good standing under the Laws of each jurisdiction where its ownership, lease or operation of properties or the conduct of its business requires such qualification or license, and (d) is in compliance with all Laws, except in each case referred to in subsection (b)(i), (c) or (d) of this Section, to the extent that failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

5.02Authorization; No Contravention.  The execution, delivery and performance by each Loan Party of each Loan Document to which such Person is party, have been duly authorized by all necessary corporate or other organizational action, and do not and will not (a) contravene the terms of any of such Person’s Organization Documents; (b) conflict with or result in any breach or contravention of, or the creation of any Lien under, (i) any Contractual Obligation to which such Person is a party or (ii) any material order, injunction, writ or decree of any Governmental Authority to which such Person or its property is subject, except to the extent that the failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; or (c) to the knowledge of any Responsible Officer of any Loan Party, violate any Law.  Each Loan Party and each Subsidiary thereof is in compliance with all Contractual Obligations referred to in clause (b)(i), except to the extent that any such conflict, breach, contravention, creation or violation could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

5.03Governmental Authorization; Other Consents.  No approval, consent, exemption, authorization, or other action by, or notice to, or filing with, any Governmental Authority or any other Person is necessary or required in connection with the execution, delivery or performance by, or enforcement against, any Loan Party of this Agreement or any other Loan Document, except for (a) the authorizations, approvals, actions, notices and filings which have been duly obtained, taken, given or made and are in full force and effect or (b) the filing of Uniform Commercial Code financing statements and the recording of Mortgages pursuant to the Loan Documents.

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5.04Binding Effect.  This Agreement has been, and each other Loan Document, when delivered hereunder, will have been, duly executed and delivered by each Loan Party that is party thereto.  This Agreement constitutes, and each other Loan Document when so delivered will constitute, a legal, valid and binding obligation of such Loan Party, enforceable against each Loan Party that is party thereto in accordance with its terms, subject to applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or other similar laws generally affecting the rights of creditors, and subject to equitable principles of general application.

5.05Financial Statements; No Material Adverse Effect.  

(a)The Audited Financial Statements (i) were prepared in accordance with GAAP consistently applied throughout the period covered thereby, except as otherwise expressly noted therein; (ii) fairly present in all material respects the financial condition of the Company and its Subsidiaries as of the date thereof and their results of operations for the period covered thereby in accordance with GAAP consistently applied throughout the period covered thereby, except as otherwise expressly noted therein; and (iii) show all material indebtedness and other liabilities, direct or contingent, of the Company and its Subsidiaries as of the date thereof, including liabilities for taxes, material commitments and Indebtedness.

(b)The unaudited consolidated financial statements of the Company and its Subsidiaries, dated March 31, 2018, contained in the related quarterly report on Form 10-Q filed with the SEC (i) were prepared in accordance with GAAP consistently applied throughout the period covered thereby, except as otherwise expressly noted therein, and subject to the absence of footnotes and ordinary, good faith year end audit adjustments; (ii) fairly present in all material respects the financial condition of the Company and its Subsidiaries as of the date thereof and their results of operations for the period covered thereby; and (iii) show all material indebtedness and other liabilities, direct or contingent, of the Company and its consolidated Subsidiaries as of the date thereof, including liabilities for taxes, material commitments and Indebtedness.

(c)Since the date of the Audited Financial Statements, there has been no event or circumstance, either individually or in the aggregate, that has had or could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

(d)As of the Closing Date, there exists no Project Debt, other than as specifically identified on Schedule 5.05(d).

5.06Litigation.  Except as specifically disclosed on Schedule 5.06, there are no actions, suits, proceedings, claims or disputes pending or, to the knowledge of any Borrower after due and diligent investigation, threatened or contemplated, at law, in equity, in arbitration or before any Governmental Authority, by or against any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries or against any of their properties or revenues that (a) purport to adversely affect this Agreement or any other Loan Document, or any of the transactions contemplated hereby, or (b) if determined adversely, could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

5.07No Default.  Neither any Borrower nor any Subsidiary is in default under or with respect to (a) any Permitted Notes Documents or (b) any Contractual Obligation, in each case that could be reasonably expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  No Default or Event of

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Default has occurred and is continuing or would result from the consummation of the transactions contemplated by this Agreement or any other Loan Document.

5.08Ownership of Property; Liens.  Each of the Borrowers and their respective Subsidiaries has good record and marketable title in fee simple to, or valid leasehold interests in, all real property necessary or used in the ordinary conduct of its business, except for such defects in title as could not, individually or in the aggregate, reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  As of the Closing Date, the property of each Borrower and its Subsidiaries is not subject to any Lien, other than Liens permitted by Section 7.01.

5.09Environmental Compliance.  

(a)The on-going operations of each Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries, after the Closing Date, comply in all respects with all Environmental Laws, except such non-compliance that, individually or in the aggregate, would not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

(b)Except as specifically identified on Schedule 5.09, or except to the extent that noncompliance would not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect, each Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries have obtained all licenses, permits, authorizations and registrations required under any Environmental Law (“Environmental Permits”) necessary for their respective operations, and all such Environmental Permits are in good standing, and each Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries are in compliance with all terms and conditions of such Environmental Permits.

(c)Except as specifically identified on Schedule 5.09, none of any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries or any of their present property or operations is subject to any (i) outstanding written order from or agreement with any Governmental Authority or other Person, or (ii) judicial or docketed administrative proceeding respecting any Environmental Law, Environmental Claim or Hazardous Material., other than, in the case of clause (i), any such order or agreement the breach or violation of which would not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect and, in the case of clause (ii), any such proceeding that if determined adversely to the Company or any of its Subsidiaries would not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

(d)There are no conditions or circumstances relating to any property of any Borrower or its Subsidiaries, or arising from operations of any Borrower or its Subsidiaries conducted prior to the Closing Date that, together with all other such conditions and circumstances relating to all other properties and operations, may give rise to Environmental Claims with a potential liability as to the Company and its Subsidiaries together that, individually or in the aggregate, would reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

(e)Except as specifically identified on Schedule 5.09, as of the Closing Date, no Borrower has knowledge of any oral or written notification of a Release of a Hazardous Material has been filed by or on behalf of such Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries and no site, facility or vessel now or previously owned, operated or leased by such Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries is

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listed or to the knowledge of such Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries proposed for listing on any federal or state list of sites requiring investigation or clean-up.

5.10Insurance.  The properties of each Borrower and its Subsidiaries are insured with financially sound and reputable insurance companies not Affiliates of any Borrower, in such amounts, with such deductibles and covering such risks as are customarily carried by companies engaged in similar businesses and owning similar properties in localities where such Borrower or the applicable Subsidiary operates (including, but not limited to, flood insurance).

5.11Taxes.  Each Borrower and its Subsidiaries have filed (or have obtained appropriate extensions in respect of) all Federal, all material state and other material tax returns and reports required to be filed, and have paid (or have obtained appropriate extensions in respect of) all Federal, all material state and other material taxes, assessments, fees and other governmental charges levied or imposed upon them or their properties, income or assets otherwise due and payable, except those which are being contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings and for which adequate reserves have been provided in accordance with GAAP.  To the Borrowers’ knowledge, there is no proposed (in writing) tax assessment against any Borrower or any Subsidiary that would, if made, have a Material Adverse Effect.  Neither any Borrower nor any of its Subsidiaries is party to any tax sharing agreement.

5.12ERISA Compliance.

(a)To the Borrowers’ knowledge, each Plan that is maintained or sponsored by the Company or an ERISA Affiliate is in compliance in all material respects with the applicable provisions of ERISA, the Code and other Federal or state laws, except where failure to comply could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  To the Borrowers’ knowledge, each Pension Plan that is maintained or sponsored by the Company or an ERISA Affiliate and that is intended to be a qualified plan under Section 401(a) of the Code has received a favorable determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service to the effect that the form of such Plan is qualified under Section 401(a) of the Code and the trust related thereto has been determined by the Internal Revenue Service to be exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(a) of the Code, or an application for such a letter is either currently being processed by the Internal Revenue Service or is not yet due under the Internal Revenue Service’s determination letter filing program (or, in the case of a Pension Plan maintained pursuant to the adoption of a prototype or volume submitter plan document, the sponsor of the prototype or volume submitter document has obtained from the IRS an opinion or notification letter to the effect that the form of the prototype or volume submitter document is acceptable for the establishment of a qualified retirement plan).  To the knowledge of the Borrowers, nothing has occurred that would reasonably be expected to prevent or cause the loss of such tax-qualified status.

(b)There are no pending or, to the knowledge of the Borrowers, threatened claims, actions or lawsuits, or action by any Governmental Authority, with respect to any Plan that could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  There has been no prohibited transaction or violation of the fiduciary responsibility rules with respect to any Plan that has resulted or could reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

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no ERISA Event has occurred, and neither the Company nor any ERISA Affiliate is aware of any fact, event or circumstance that could reasonably be expected to constitute or result in an ERISA Event with respect to any Pension Plan; (ii) the Company and each ERISA Affiliate has met all applicable requirements under the Pension Funding Rules in respect of each Pension Plan, and no waiver of the minimum funding standards under the Pension Funding Rules has been applied for or obtained; (iii) as of the most recent valuation date for any Pension Plan, the funding target attainment percentage (as defined in Section 430(d)(2) of the Code) is 60% or higher and neither the Company nor any ERISA Affiliate knows of any facts or circumstances that could reasonably be expected to cause the funding target attainment percentage for any such plan to drop below 60% as of the most recent valuation date; (iv) neither the Company nor any ERISA Affiliate has incurred any liability to the PBGC other than for the payment of premiums, and there are no premium payments which have become due that are unpaid; (v) neither the Company nor any ERISA Affiliate has engaged in a transaction that could be subject to Section 4069 or Section 4212(c) of ERISA; and (vi) no Pension Plan has been terminated within the preceding five years by the plan administrator thereof nor by the PBGC, and to the knowledge of the Borrowers, no event or circumstance has occurred or exists that could reasonably be expected to cause the PBGC to institute proceedings under Title IV of ERISA to terminate any Pension Plan.

(d)Each Borrower represents and warrants as of the Closing Date that each Borrower is not and will not be using “plan assets” (within the meaning of 29 CFR § 2510.3-101, as modified by Section 3(42) of ERISA) of one or more Benefit Plans in connection with the Loans, the Letters of Credit or the Commitments.

5.13Subsidiaries; Equity Interests.  

(a)As of the Closing Date, the Company has no Subsidiaries other than those specifically disclosed in Part (1) of Schedule 5.13(a), and has no equity investments in any other corporation or entity (including GLC Ventures and Construction JVs) other than those specifically disclosed in Part (2) of Schedule 5.13(a) and investments held in securities accounts.

(b)As of the Closing Date, there exist no Permitted Notes Guarantors, other than as listed on Schedule 5.13(b).

5.14Margin Regulations; Investment Company Act.  

(a)No Borrower is engaged and no Borrower will engage, principally or as one of its important activities, in the business of purchasing or carrying margin stock (within the meaning of Regulation U issued by the FRB), or extending credit for the purpose of purchasing or carrying margin stock.

(b)None of any Borrower, any Person Controlling any Borrower, or any Subsidiary is or is required to be registered as an “investment company” under the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Federal Power Act, the Interstate Commerce Act, any state public utilities code or any other federal or state statute or regulation limiting its ability to incur Indebtedness.

5.15Disclosure.  The documents, certificates and written statements (including the Loan Documents) furnished to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders by any Borrower or any Subsidiary for use in connection with the transactions contemplated by this Agreement,

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taken as a whole and in light of the circumstances under which they were made, do not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact (known to any Borrower in the case of any document not furnished by it) necessary in order to make the statements contained herein or therein not misleading (it being recognized by the Administrative Agent and the Lenders that projections and forecasts provided to them by any Borrower are not to be viewed as facts and that actual results during the period or periods covered by any such projections and forecasts may differ materially from the projected or forecasted results).

5.16Intellectual Property; Licenses, Etc.  To the Borrowers’ knowledge, each Borrower and its Subsidiaries own, or possess the right to use, all of the trademarks, service marks, trade names, copyrights, patents, patent rights, franchises, licenses and other intellectual property rights (collectively, “IP Rights”) that are reasonably necessary for the operation of their respective businesses, taken as a whole, except as could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  To the best knowledge of the Borrowers, no slogan or other advertising device, product, process, method, substance, part or other material employed or contemplated to be employed by any Borrower or any Subsidiary infringes upon any rights held by any other Person, except as could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.  Except as specifically disclosed in Schedule 5.16, no claim or litigation regarding any of the foregoing is pending or, to the knowledge of the Borrowers, threatened in writing, and no patent, invention, device, application, principle or any statute, law, rule, regulation, standard or code is pending or, to the knowledge of the Borrowers, proposed, which, in either case, could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

5.17Swap Contracts.  Each Borrower and its Subsidiaries have each voluntarily entered into each Swap Contract to which it is a party based upon its own independent assessment of its consolidated assets, liabilities and commitments in each case as an appropriate means of mitigating and managing risks associated with such matters.

5.18Labor Relations.  There are no strikes, lockouts or other labor disputes against any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries, or, to the Borrowers’ knowledge, threatened against or affecting any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries, and no significant unfair labor practice complaint is pending against any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries or, to the best knowledge of the Borrowers, threatened in writing against any of them before any Governmental Authority, which could reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

5.19Solvency.  Each Borrower and each of the Loan Parties is Solvent.

5.20Taxpayer Identification Number.  As of the Closing Date, each Borrower’s true and correct taxpayer identification number is set forth on Schedule 10.02.

5.21Representations as to Foreign Obligors.  Each Borrower and each Foreign Obligor represents and warrants to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders that:

(a)Such Foreign Obligor is subject to civil and commercial Laws with respect to its obligations under this Agreement and the other Loan Documents to which it is a party (collectively as to such Foreign Obligor, the “Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents”), and the execution, delivery and performance by such Foreign Obligor of the Applicable Foreign Obligor

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Documents constitute and will constitute private and commercial acts and not public or governmental acts.  Neither such Foreign Obligor nor any of its property has any immunity from jurisdiction of any court or from any legal process (whether through service or notice, attachment prior to judgment, attachment in aid of execution, execution or otherwise) under the laws of the jurisdiction in which such Foreign Obligor is organized and existing in respect of its obligations under the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents.

(b)The Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents are in proper legal form under the Laws of the jurisdiction in which such Foreign Obligor is organized and existing for the enforcement thereof against such Foreign Obligor under the Laws of such jurisdiction, and to ensure the legality, validity, enforceability, priority or admissibility in evidence of the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents.  Except as disclosed to the Administrative Agent from time to time, it is not necessary to ensure the legality, validity, enforceability, priority or admissibility in evidence of the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents that the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents be filed, registered or recorded with, or executed or notarized before, any court or other authority in the jurisdiction in which such Foreign Obligor is organized and existing or that any registration charge or stamp or similar tax be paid on or in respect of the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents or any other document, except for (i) any such filing, registration, recording, execution or notarization as has been made or is not required to be made until the Applicable Foreign Obligor Document or any other document is sought to be enforced and (ii) any charge or tax as has been timely paid.

(c)Except as disclosed to the Administrative Agent from time to time, there is no tax, levy, impost, duty, fee, assessment or other governmental charge, or any deduction or withholding, imposed by any Governmental Authority in or of the jurisdiction in which such Foreign Obligor is organized and existing either (i) on or by virtue of the execution or delivery of the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents or (ii) on any payment to be made by such Foreign Obligor pursuant to the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents, except as has been disclosed to the Administrative Agent.

(d)Except as disclosed to the Administrative Agent from time to time, the execution, delivery and performance of the Applicable Foreign Obligor Documents executed by such Foreign Obligor are, under applicable foreign exchange control regulations of the jurisdiction in which such Foreign Obligor is organized and existing, not subject to any notification or authorization except (i) such as have been made or obtained or (ii) such as cannot be made or obtained until a later date (provided that any notification or authorization described in clause (ii) shall be made or obtained as soon as is reasonably practicable).

5.22OFAC.  Neither the Company nor, to the knowledge of a Responsible Officer of any Loan Party, any Related Party, is an individual or entity that is, or is owned or controlled by any individual or entity that is (a) currently the subject of any Sanctions, (b) included on OFAC’s List of Specially Designated nationals, HMT’s Consolidated List of Financial Sanctions Targets and the Investment Ban List, or any similar list enforced by any other relevant Governmental Authority identified in the definition of “Sanctions” or (c) located, organized or resident in a Designated Jurisdiction.

5.23Security Instruments.  The provisions of the Security Instruments are effective

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to create in favor of the Collateral Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties a legal, valid and enforceable first priority Lien (subject to Liens permitted by Section 7.01) on all right, title and interest of the respective Loan Parties in the Collateral described therein.  Except for filings and actions contemplated hereby and by the Security Instruments, no filing or other action will be necessary to perfect or protect such Liens.

5.24Anti-Corruption Laws.  The Company and its Subsidiaries have conducted their businesses in compliance with the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977, the UK Bribery Act 2010, and other similar anti-corruption legislation in other jurisdictions, in each case, that is applicable to the Company and its Subsidiaries.  The Company has instituted and maintained policies and procedures designed to promote and achieve compliance with such laws.

5.25Not an EEA Financial Institution.  Neither any Borrower nor any Guarantor is an EEA Financial Institution.

5.26Beneficial Ownership.  As of the Closing Date, the information included in the Beneficial Ownership Certification is true and correct in all respects.

ARTICLE VI.AFFIRMATIVE COVENANTS

So long as any Lender shall have any Commitment hereunder, any Loan or other Obligation hereunder shall remain unpaid or unsatisfied (other than contingent indemnification obligations and other obligations that purport to survive termination of this Agreement), or any Letter of Credit shall remain outstanding (unless Cash Collateralized to the reasonable satisfaction of the Administrative Agent), the Company shall, and shall (except in the case of the covenants set forth in Sections 6.01, 6.02, 6.03 and 6.14) cause each Subsidiary to:

6.01Financial Statements.  Deliver to the Administrative Agent and each Lender, in form and detail satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and the Required Lenders:

(a)as soon as available, but in any event within 90 days after the end of each fiscal year of the Company (i) a consolidated balance sheet of the Company and its Subsidiaries as at the end of such fiscal year, and the related consolidated statements of income or operations, shareholders’ equity and cash flows for such fiscal year, setting forth in each case in comparative form the figures for the previous fiscal year, all in reasonable detail and prepared in accordance with GAAP, audited and accompanied by a report and opinion of an independent certified public accountant of nationally recognized standing reasonably acceptable to the Required Lenders, which report and opinion shall be prepared in accordance with GAAP and shall not be subject to any qualifications or exceptions as to the scope of the audit nor to any qualifications or exceptions not reasonably acceptable to the Required Lenders, or (ii) an SEC Form 10-K for the Company (excluding the exhibits thereto) relating to such fiscal year; and

(b)as soon as available, but in any event within 45 days after the end of each of the first three fiscal quarters of each fiscal year of the Company (i) a consolidated balance sheet of the Company and its Subsidiaries as at the end of such fiscal quarter, the related consolidated statements of income or operations, shareholders’ equity and cash flows for such fiscal quarter and for the portion of the Company’s fiscal year then ended, setting forth in comparative form, as applicable, the figures for the corresponding fiscal quarter of the previous fiscal year and the

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corresponding portion of the previous fiscal year, all in reasonable detail and certified by a Responsible Officer of the Company as fairly presenting the financial condition, results of operations, shareholders’ equity and cash flows of the Company and its Subsidiaries in accordance with GAAP, subject only to normal year-end audit adjustments and the absence of footnotes, or (ii) an SEC Form 10-Q for the Company (excluding the exhibits thereto) relating to such fiscal quarter.

6.02Certificates; Other Information.  Deliver to the Administrative Agent and each Lender, in form and detail satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and the Required Lenders:

(a)concurrently with the delivery of the financial statements referred to in Section 6.01(a) (unless included in the applicable SEC Form 10-K), a certificate of its independent certified public accountants certifying such financial statements;

(b)concurrently with the delivery of the financial statements referred to in Sections 6.01(a) and (b), a duly completed Compliance Certificate signed by a Responsible Officer of the Company (which delivery may, unless the Administrative Agent, or a Lender requests executed originals, be by electronic communication including fax or email and shall be deemed to be an original authentic counterpart thereof for all purposes);

(c)promptly after the same are available, copies of each annual report, proxy or financial statement or other report or communication sent to the stockholders of the Company, and copies of all annual, regular, periodic and special reports and registration statements which the Company may file or be required to file with the SEC under Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and not otherwise required to be delivered to the Administrative Agent pursuant hereto;

(d)promptly following any request therefor, information and documentation reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent or any Lender for purposes of compliance with applicable “know your customer” requirements under the Act, the Beneficial Ownership Regulation or other applicable anti-money laundering laws; and

(e)promptly, such additional information regarding the business, financial or corporate affairs of the Company or any Subsidiary, or compliance with the terms of the Loan Documents, as the Administrative Agent or any Lender may from time to time reasonably request.

Documents required to be delivered pursuant to Section 6.01(a) or (b) or Section 6.02(c) (to the extent any such documents are included in materials otherwise filed with the SEC) may be delivered electronically and if so delivered, shall be deemed to have been delivered on the date (i) on which the Company posts such documents, or provides a link thereto on the Company’s website on the Internet at the website address listed on Schedule 10.02; or (ii) on which such documents are posted on the Company’s behalf on an Internet or intranet website, if any, to which each Lender and the Administrative Agent have access (whether a commercial, third-party website or whether sponsored by the Administrative Agent); provided that: (i) the Company shall deliver paper copies of such documents to the Administrative Agent or any Lender upon its request to the Company to deliver such paper copies until a written request to

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cease delivering paper copies is given by the Administrative Agent or such Lender and (ii) the Company shall notify the Administrative Agent (by telecopier or electronic mail) of the posting of any such documents and, upon the Administrative Agent’s request, provide to the Administrative Agent by electronic mail electronic versions (i.e., soft copies) of such documents.  The Administrative Agent shall have no obligation to request the delivery of or to maintain paper copies of the documents referred to above, and in any event shall have no responsibility to monitor compliance by the Company with any such request by a Lender for delivery, and each Lender shall be solely responsible for requesting delivery to it or maintaining its copies of such documents.

Each Borrower hereby acknowledges that (a) the Administrative Agent and/or the Arrangers may, but shall not be obligated to, make available to the Lenders and the L/C Issuer materials and/or information provided by or on behalf of the Borrowers hereunder (collectively, “Borrower Materials”) by posting the Borrower Materials on IntraLinks, Syndtrak or another similar electronic system (the “Platform”) and (b) certain of the Lenders (each, a “Public Lender”) may have personnel who do not wish to receive material non-public information with respect to the Borrowers or their Affiliates, or the respective securities of any of the foregoing, and who may be engaged in investment and other market-related activities with respect to such Persons’ securities.  Each Borrower hereby agrees that so long as any Borrower is the issuer of any outstanding debt or equity securities that are registered or issued pursuant to a private offering or is actively contemplating issuing any such securities (w) all Borrower Materials that are to be made available to Public Lenders shall be clearly and conspicuously marked “PUBLIC” which, at a minimum, shall mean that the word “PUBLIC” shall appear prominently on the first page thereof; (x) by marking Borrower Materials “PUBLIC,” such Borrower shall be deemed to have authorized the Administrative Agent, the Arrangers, the L/C Issuer and the Lenders to treat such Borrower Materials as not containing any material non-public information with respect to any Borrower or its securities for purposes of United States Federal and state securities laws (provided, however, that to the extent such Borrower Materials constitute Information, they shall be treated as set forth in Section 10.07); (y) all Borrower Materials marked “PUBLIC” are permitted to be made available through a portion of the Platform designated “Public Side Information;” and (z) the Administrative Agent and the Arrangers shall be entitled to treat any Borrower Materials that are not marked “PUBLIC” as being suitable only for posting on a portion of the Platform not designated “Public Side Information.”

6.03Notices.  Promptly notify the Administrative Agent:

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

(b)of any matter that has resulted or could reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect, including (i) breach or non-performance of, or any default under, a Contractual Obligation of any Borrower or any Subsidiary; (ii) any dispute, litigation, investigation, proceeding or suspension between any Borrower or any Subsidiary and any Governmental Authority; (iii) the commencement of, or any material development in, any litigation or proceeding affecting any Borrower or any Subsidiary, including pursuant to any applicable Environmental Laws; or (iv) any labor controversy resulting in or reasonably expected to result in, any strike, work stoppage, boycott, shutdown or other labor disruption against or

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involving any Borrower or any Subsidiary that would materially impact the operations of any Borrower or any Subsidiary;

(c)of the occurrence of any ERISA Event that has resulted or could reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect;

(d)of any material change in accounting policies or financial reporting practices by any Borrower or any Subsidiary, including any determination by any Borrower referred to in Section 2.10;

(e)if applicable, upon the request from time to time of the Administrative Agent, of the Swap Termination Values, together with a description of the method by which such values were determined, relating to any Swap Contracts then outstanding to which any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries is a party;

(f)upon, but in no event later than ten days after, receiving written notice of (i) any and all enforcement, cleanup, removal or other governmental or regulatory actions involving a potential liability in excess of $25,000,000 in the aggregate instituted, completed or threatened against any Borrower or any Subsidiary or any of their properties pursuant to any applicable Environmental Laws, (ii) all other Environmental Claims involving any Borrower or a Subsidiary with a potential liability in excess of $25,000,000 in the aggregate, and (iii) any environmental or similar condition on any real property adjoining or in the vicinity of the property of any Borrower or any Subsidiary that could reasonably be anticipated to cause such property or any part thereof to be subject to any restrictions on the ownership, occupancy, transferability or use of such property under any Environmental Laws and involving a potential liability in excess of $25,000,000 in the aggregate;

(g)of any change in the information provided in the Beneficial Ownership Certification that would result in a change to the list of beneficial owners identified in such certification; and

(h)of any amendment or other change to any covenant, default or event of default in any Permitted Notes Document (including the addition of any covenant, default or event of default not contained in the Permitted Notes Documents as of the date hereof) that makes such covenant, default or event of default more restrictive as to any Loan Party.

Each notice pursuant to this Section 6.03 shall be accompanied by a statement of a Responsible Officer of the Company setting forth details of the occurrence referred to therein and stating what action, if any, the Borrowers have taken and propose to take with respect thereto.  Each notice pursuant to Section 6.03(a) shall describe with particularity any and all provisions of this Agreement and any other Loan Document that have been breached.

6.04Payment of Obligations.  Pay and discharge as the same shall become due and payable (a) all material Federal and state tax liabilities, assessments and governmental charges or levies upon it or its properties or assets, unless the same are being contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings and adequate reserves in accordance with GAAP are being maintained by the Company or such Subsidiary; (b) all lawful claims which, if unpaid, would by law become a Lien (other than a Permitted Lien) upon its property; and (c) all Indebtedness (other than Indebtedness the non-payment of which would not violate Section 8.01(e)), as and when due and

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payable, but subject to any subordination provisions contained in any instrument or agreement evidencing such Indebtedness, in the case of each of clauses (a), (b) and (c) where the failure to pay or discharge could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

6.05Preservation of Existence, Etc.  (a) Preserve, renew and maintain in full force and effect its legal existence and good standing under the Laws of the jurisdiction of its organization except in a transaction permitted by Section 7.04 or 7.05, except to the extent a failure by a Subsidiary that is not a Loan Party to maintain good standing could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; (b) take all reasonable action to maintain all rights, privileges, permits, licenses and franchises necessary or desirable in the normal conduct of its business, except to the extent that failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; and (c) preserve or renew all of its registered patents, trademarks, trade names and service marks, the non-preservation of which could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

6.06Maintenance of Properties.  (a) Maintain, preserve and protect all of its material properties and equipment necessary in the operation of its business in good working order and condition, ordinary wear and tear excepted except where the failure by a Subsidiary that is not a Loan Party to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; (b) make all necessary repairs thereto and renewals and replacements thereof except where the failure to do so could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect; and (c) use the standard of care typical in the industry in the operation and maintenance of its facilities.

6.07Maintenance of Insurance.  (a) Maintain with financially sound and reputable insurance companies not Affiliates of any Borrower, insurance with respect to its properties and business against loss or damage of the kinds customarily insured against by Persons engaged in the same or similar business, of such types and in such amounts as are customarily carried under similar circumstances by such other Persons; and (b) without limiting the foregoing, at all times other than during any Collateral Release Period, (i) if any portion of any Mortgaged Property is at any time located in an area identified by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (or any successor agency) as a Special Flood Hazard Area with respect to which flood insurance has been made available under the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (as now or hereafter in effect or successor act thereto), then the Company shall, or shall cause each Loan Party to (i) maintain, or cause to be maintained, to the extent required, with a financially sound and reputable insurer, flood insurance in an amount and otherwise sufficient to comply with all applicable rules and regulations promulgated pursuant to the Flood Insurance Laws and (ii) deliver to the Administrative Agent evidence of such compliance (or, evidence that compliance is not required) in form and substance reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.  

6.08Compliance with Laws.  Comply in all material respects with the requirements of all Laws and all orders, writs, injunctions and decrees applicable to it or to its business or property, except in such instances in which (a) such requirement of Law or order, writ, injunction or decree is being contested in good faith or a bona fide dispute exists with respect thereto; or (b) the failure to comply therewith could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

6.09Books and Records.  

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(a)Maintain (i) proper financial records in conformity with GAAP and presented fairly in all material respects, and (ii) properly, all other books and records, in which full, true and correct in all material respects entries in conformity with GAAP consistently applied shall be made of all transactions and matters involving the assets and business of the Company or such Subsidiary, as the case may be; and

(b)Maintain all books of record and accounts in material conformity with all applicable requirements of any Governmental Authority having regulatory jurisdiction over the Company or such Subsidiary, as the case may be.

6.10Inspection Rights.  Permit representatives and independent contractors of the Administrative Agent to visit and inspect any of its properties, to examine its corporate, financial and operating records, and make copies thereof or abstracts therefrom, and to discuss its affairs, finances and accounts with its directors, officers, and independent public accountants, all at the expense of the Borrowers and at such reasonable times during normal business hours and as often as may be reasonably desired, upon reasonable advance notice to the Company and with representatives of the Company afforded reasonable opportunity to be present; provided, however, that (i) the Loan Parties shall not be obligated to reimburse the expenses associated with more than one (1) visit and inspection per calendar year (subject to clause (ii) below) and (ii) when an Event of Default exists the Administrative Agent or any Lender (or any of their respective representatives or independent contractors) may do any of the foregoing at the expense of the Borrowers at any time during normal business hours and without advance notice.

6.11Environmental Laws.  

(a)Each Borrower shall, and shall cause each of its Subsidiaries to, conduct its operations and keep and maintain its property in compliance in all material respects with all Environmental Laws, except to the extent that the failure to comply therewith could not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

(b)Upon written request of the Administrative Agent, each Borrower shall submit and cause each of its Subsidiaries to submit, to the Administrative Agent, at the Borrowers’ sole cost and expense and at reasonable intervals, a report providing an update of the status of any environmental, health or safety compliance, hazard or liability issue identified in any notice or report required pursuant to Section 6.03(f) and any other environmental, health or safety compliance obligation, remedial obligation or liability, that could, individually or in the aggregate, result in liability in excess of $25,000,000.

6.12Use of Proceeds.  Use the proceeds of the Credit Extensions (a) for working capital, capital expenditures and other general corporate purposes of the Company and its Subsidiaries not in contravention of any Law or of any Loan Document, (b) to finance acquisitions permitted hereunder, and (c) if applicable, to refinance the Indebtedness of the Borrowers under the Existing Credit Agreement.

6.13Anti-Corruption Laws.  Conduct its businesses in compliance in all material respects with the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977, the UK Bribery Act 2010, and other similar anti-corruption legislation in other jurisdictions, in each case, that is applicable

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to the Company and its Subsidiaries, and maintain policies and procedures designed to promote and achieve compliance with such laws.

6.14New Material Subsidiaries; Additional Guarantors; After-Acquired Real Property; Release of Collateral.  

(a)On each Guarantor Assessment Date, the Company shall determine whether there exists any new or additional Material Subsidiaries (whether as a result of a Person becoming a Material Subsidiary or being designated as a Material Subsidiary for purposes of satisfying the 80% Threshold or the Indenture Termination Date having occurred), and if so, promptly notify the Administrative Agent of such fact and promptly thereafter (and in any event, with respect to Domestic Subsidiaries, within sixty (60) days, with respect to Foreign Subsidiaries, within seventy-five (75) days, and solely with respect to Section 6.14(a)(iv), within ninety (90) days, or, in any case, such longer period requested by the Company and approved by the Administrative Agent), cause such Person to deliver to the Administrative Agent, as the Administrative Agent shall deem appropriate:

(i)a Guaranty Joinder Agreement duly executed by such Subsidiary;

(ii)documents of the types referred to in clauses (v) and (vi) of Section 4.01(a) and, if requested by the Administrative Agent, customary opinions of counsel to such Person (which shall cover, among other things, the legality, validity, binding effect and enforceability of the documentation referred to in clause (a)), all in form, content and scope reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent;

(iii)at all times other than during a Collateral Release Period, a Security Joinder Agreement of such Subsidiary, together with such Uniform Commercial Code financing statements naming such Subsidiary as “Debtor” and naming the Collateral Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties as “Secured Party,” in form, substance and number sufficient in the reasonable opinion of the Collateral Agent and its special counsel to be filed in all Uniform Commercial Code filing offices in all jurisdictions in which filing is necessary or advisable to perfect in favor of the Collateral Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties the Lien on Collateral conferred under such Security Instrument to the extent such Lien may be perfected by Uniform Commercial Code filing;

(iv)at all times other than during a Collateral Release Period, Mortgages, title insurance, appraisals and such other real property support documentation with respect to all real property (and related improvements) with a fair market value in excess of $2,000,000 owned by such Subsidiary other than, subject to the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement, any Mortgaged Property (x) that has been released pursuant to subsection (d) below and (y) determined by the Administrative Agent to be located in a special flood hazard zone pursuant to a Standard Flood Hazard Determination;

(v)at all times other than during a Collateral Release Period, if the Subsidiary Securities issued by such Subsidiary that are, or are required to become, Pledged Interests are owned by a Subsidiary who has not then executed and delivered to the Collateral

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Agent a Pledge Agreement granting a Lien to the Collateral Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, in such equity interests, a Pledge Joinder Agreement executed by the Subsidiary that directly owns such Subsidiary Securities (or, as to the Pledged Interests issued by any Direct Foreign Subsidiary, in a form acceptable to the Administrative Agent), and if such Subsidiary Securities shall be owned by any Borrower or a Subsidiary who has previously executed a Pledge Agreement, a Pledge Agreement Supplement in the form required by such Pledge Agreement pertaining to such Subsidiary Securities;

(vi)at all times other than during a Collateral Release Period, if the Pledged Interests issued by such Subsidiary constitute securities under Article 8 of the Uniform Commercial Code (a) the certificates representing 100% of such Subsidiary Securities and (b) duly executed, undated stock powers or other appropriate powers of assignment in blank affixed thereto;

(vii)at all times other than during a Collateral Release Period, Uniform Commercial Code financing statements naming the pledgor as “Debtor” and naming the Collateral Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties as “Secured Party,” in form, substance and number sufficient in the reasonable opinion of the Collateral Agent and its special counsel to be filed in all Uniform Commercial Code filing offices and in all jurisdictions in which filing is necessary or advisable to perfect in favor of the Collateral Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties the Lien on such Subsidiary Securities;

(viii)at all times other than during a Collateral Release Period, a supplement to the appropriate schedule attached to the appropriate Security Instruments listing the additional Collateral, certified as true, correct and complete by the Responsible Officer (provided that the failure to deliver such supplement shall not impair the rights conferred under the Security Instruments in after acquired Collateral); and

(ix)such other assurances, certificates, documents, consents or opinions as the Administrative Agent or Collateral Agent reasonably may require.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, the Company shall at all times (subject to the 60 or 75 day period noted above or such longer period approved by the Administrative Agent) cause such of its Subsidiaries necessary to meet the 80% Threshold to be Guarantors and to be bound by the terms of a Guaranty.

(b)If the Company shall determine on any Guarantor Assessment Date in respect of any Subsidiary that is, at such time, a Guarantor, that such Subsidiary is no longer a Material Subsidiary, is no longer a Permitted Notes Guarantor, or is no longer required to be deemed or designated as a Material Subsidiary for purposes of satisfying the 80% Threshold, the Company may deliver to the Administrative Agent a certificate to such effect, certifying also the absence of any Default or Event of Default, whereupon the Administrative Agent, the Collateral Agent and the Lenders shall execute such documents and instruments of release as shall be reasonably satisfactory to the parties, confirming the release of such Subsidiary from the Guaranty.

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soon as practicable and in any event within forty-five (45) days of the acquisition thereof (or at such other date as the Administrative Agent may reasonably agree to in order to complete applicable flood insurance due diligence and compliance), a Mortgage on any fee owned real property (and related improvements) with a fair market value in excess of $2,000,000 acquired by any Loan Party after the Closing Date (other than fee owned real property located in a special flood hazard zone pursuant to a Standard Flood Hazard Determination) as security for the Secured Obligations, together with the Uniform Commercial Code financing statements covering fixtures, mortgage policies of title insurance, surveys, opinions, evidence of flood insurance coverage and other documents in connection with such Mortgage as the Collateral Agent may reasonably request.  Notwithstanding anything contained in this Agreement to the contrary, no Mortgage shall be executed and delivered with respect to any real property unless and until each Lender (1) has received, at least twenty days prior to such execution and delivery (or such lesser period of time as may be permitted by such Lender), the documents as it may reasonably request to complete its flood insurance due diligence and (2) has confirmed to the Administrative Agent that such Lender’s flood insurance due diligence and flood insurance compliance has been completed to its satisfaction; provided, however, that if the Collateral Agent (on behalf of the Lenders) does not request a Mortgage on any real property or the execution and delivery of any Mortgage requested hereunder is delayed or deferred or the request therefor is rescinded, in each case,  because applicable flood insurance due diligence and flood insurance compliance has not been completed to the satisfaction of any Lender, the Company shall be permitted to deliver a Mortgage on such real property (and related improvements) to the Collateral Agent on behalf of the Permitted Noteholders securing only obligations under the Permitted Notes Documents and obligations of the Collateral Agent in its capacity as such under such Mortgage (but in no event securing any Obligations).

(d)Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement or any other Loan Document, any Lien on the Collateral of any Loan Party granted to or held by the Collateral Agent (on behalf of the Secured Parties) under any Loan Document shall be released and any Loan Party that is a party to any Security Instrument shall be released from its respective obligations thereunder (collectively, the “Release”), including after any re-pledge of the Collateral pursuant to the second proviso of this clause (d), upon the written request of the Company delivered to the Collateral Agent at any time after the Closing Date, provided that (i) no Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing at such time or would occur immediately after giving effect to such Release, (ii) the Consolidated Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio (calculated as of the last day of each of the four most recently ended fiscal quarters of the Company) is greater than or equal to 1.25 to 1.00 for each of such four most recently ended fiscal quarters, (iii) the Consolidated Leverage Ratio (calculated as of the last day of the most recently ended fiscal quarter of the Company) is equal to or less than 2.50 to 1.00, and (iv) the Loan Parties bear the cost of the Release; provided further, that if any Release has occurred and subsequent to the date on which such Release occurred the Company delivers a Compliance Certificate demonstrating that (A) the Consolidated Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio (calculated as of the last day of the most recently ended fiscal quarter of the Company) is less than 1.25 to 1.00 or (B) the Consolidated Leverage Ratio (calculated as of the last day of the most recently ended fiscal quarter of the Company) is greater than 2.50 to 1.00, then promptly (and in any event within 30 days or such longer period of time as the Collateral Agent determines in its reasonable discretion) after such Compliance Certificate is delivered, or sooner if the Company shall otherwise elect to do so, each Loan Party shall at the cost of the Loan Parties, (1) take action

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(including the filing of Uniform Commercial Code and other financing statements) that may be necessary or advisable in the reasonable opinion of the Collateral Agent to vest in the Collateral Agent (for the benefit of the Secured Parties) valid and subsisting Liens on the Collateral other than real property consistent in all material respects in scope, perfection and priority as those in effect prior to such Release and pursuant to documentation substantially similar to such documentation in place on or after the Closing Date in accordance with this Section 6.14 and, in the case of any real property previously pledged pursuant to a Mortgage or real property acquired on or after the Collateral Release Date as to which a Lien would have been required to have been granted pursuant to Section 6.14(c) had it not been acquired during the Collateral Release Period, Liens of record consistent with the requirements of Section 6.14(c), and (2) upon the Collateral Agent’s request, deliver to the Collateral Agent customary opinions of counsel in connection therewith.

(e)For the purposes of this Section 6.14 the Target and its Subsidiaries will be exempted from compliance with this Section in any and all ways until such time as the Target 8% Indenture has been terminated and all of the Target 8% Notes have been paid in full in cash and/or converted into equity (the date of such termination, payment and/or conversion, the “Indenture Termination Date”). For the avoidance of doubt, all deadlines and time frames contained within this Section 6.14 shall, with respect to the Target and its Subsidiaries, be calculated from the Indenture Termination Date.

6.15Appraisals.  The Administrative Agent and the Lenders may obtain from time to time an appraisal of all or any part of any Collateral, prepared in accordance with written instructions from the Administrative Agent and the Lenders, from a third-party appraiser satisfactory to, and engaged directly by, the Administrative Agent and the Lenders.  The cost of any appraisal after the occurrence and during the continuance of a Default shall be borne by the Borrowers and such cost shall be part of the Indebtedness, and constitute an Obligation, hereunder and shall be payable by the Borrowers to the Administrative Agent on demand (which obligation the Borrowers hereby promise to pay); provided that the cost of any appraisal obtained by the Administrative Agent or Lenders at any time other than after the occurrence and during the continuance of a Default shall not constitute an Obligation hereunder and shall not be required to be reimbursed by the Borrowers.

ARTICLE VII.NEGATIVE COVENANTS

So long as any Lender shall have any Commitment hereunder, any Loan or other Obligation hereunder shall remain unpaid or unsatisfied (other than contingent indemnification obligations and other obligations that purport to survive termination of this Agreement), or any Letter of Credit shall remain outstanding (unless Cash Collateralized to the reasonable satisfaction of the Administrative Agent), the Company shall not, nor shall it permit any Subsidiary to, directly or indirectly:

7.01Liens.  Create, incur, assume or suffer to exist any Lien upon any of its property, assets or revenues, whether now owned or hereafter acquired, other than the following:

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(a)Liens securing the (i) Secured Obligations and (ii) so long as the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement is in effect, Permitted Notes and/or any other obligations under the Permitted Notes Documents;

(b)Liens existing on the date hereof and listed on Schedule 7.01 and any renewals or extensions thereof; provided that the property covered thereby is not increased (except that assets the purchase or lease of which is financed by a counterparty or its affiliates may be cross-collateralized to secure other assets the purchase or lease of which is financed by the same counterparty or its affiliates) and any renewal or extension of the obligations secured or benefited thereby is permitted by Section 7.03(b);

(c)Liens for taxes not yet past due or which are being contested in good faith and by appropriate proceedings, if adequate reserves with respect thereto are maintained on the books of the applicable Person in accordance with GAAP;

(d)carriers’, landlords’, warehousemen’s, mechanics’, materialmen’s, repairmen’s or other like Liens arising in the Ordinary Course of Business in respect of the Company and its Subsidiaries, which are not overdue for a period of more than 45 days or which are being contested in good faith and by appropriate proceedings, if adequate reserves with respect thereto are maintained on the books of the applicable Person;

(e)pledges or deposits in the Ordinary Course of Business in connection with obligations of the Company or its Subsidiaries arising under workers’ compensation, unemployment insurance and other social security legislation, other than any Lien imposed by ERISA;

(f)deposits to secure the performance of tenders, bids, trade contracts (other than for borrowed money), leases, statutory obligations, bankers’ acceptances, surety and appeal bonds, government contracts, performance bonds and other obligations of a like nature, in each case, incurred by the Company or its Subsidiaries in the Ordinary Course of Business, provided that all such deposits in the aggregate could not reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect;

(g)easements, rights-of-way, restrictions, municipal and zoning ordinances and other similar encumbrances affecting real property which, in the aggregate, are not substantial in amount, and which do not in any case materially detract from the value of the property subject thereto or materially interfere with the ordinary conduct of the business of the applicable Person;

(h)Liens securing or arising from judgments, decrees or attachments in respect of the Company and its Subsidiaries, in circumstances not constituting an Event of Default under Section 8.01(h);

(i)(x) Liens securing Indebtedness of the Company or its Subsidiaries permitted under Section 7.03(d), provided that (i) such Liens do not at any time encumber any property other than the property financed by such Indebtedness (and other property financed by the same counterparty or its affiliates), (ii) such Liens attach to the subject property within 30 days after the acquisition thereof and (iii) the Indebtedness secured thereby does not exceed the cost or fair market value as of the time such Indebtedness was incurred, whichever is lower, of the property

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being acquired on the date of acquisition; and (y) Liens on assets of any Project Debt Entity securing Indebtedness of such entity permitted under Section 7.03(m);

(j)Liens in favor of customs and revenue authorities arising as a matter of law to secure payment of customs duties in connection with the importation of goods by the Company or its Subsidiaries;

(k)Liens securing reimbursement obligations of the Company or its Subsidiaries with respect to commercial letters of credit obtained in the Ordinary Course of Business and not prohibited hereby, provided that such Liens shall attach only to documents or other property relating to such letters of credit and products and proceeds thereof;

(l)Liens arising solely by virtue of any statutory or common law provision relating to banker’s liens, rights of set-off or similar rights and remedies as to deposit accounts or other funds maintained with a creditor depository institution, provided that (i) such deposit account is not a dedicated cash collateral account and is not subject to restrictions against access by any Borrower in excess of those set forth by regulations promulgated by the FRB, and (ii) such deposit account is not intended by any Borrower or any Subsidiary to provide collateral to the depository institution;

(m)Liens on insurance policies and proceeds securing the payment of financed insurance premiums not in excess of $25,000,000 at any time;

(n)Liens not otherwise permitted hereunder (other than Subsidiary Securities or the proceeds thereof) securing obligations not in excess of $30,000,000 at any time;

(o)leases or subleases granted to others that do not materially interfere with the ordinary course of business of the Company and its Subsidiaries, taken as a whole;

(p)Liens of lessors in any property subject to any operating lease, including Liens arising from precautionary UCC financing statements or similar filings made in respect of such leases;

(q)Liens on property of a Person (and/or such Person’s Subsidiaries) existing at the time such Person is merged into or consolidated with the Company or any Subsidiary or becomes a Subsidiary of the Company; provided that (i) such Liens were not created in contemplation of such merger, consolidation or Investment and do not extend to any assets other than those of the Person merged into or consolidated with the Company or such Subsidiary or acquired by the Company or such Subsidiary (and/or such Person’s Subsidiaries), and (ii) the applicable Indebtedness secured by such Lien is permitted under Section 7.03(h);

(r)Liens arising out of conditional sale, title retention, consignment or similar arrangements for the sale of goods entered into by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries in the ordinary course of business;

(s)any encumbrance or restriction (including put and call arrangements) with respect to capital stock of any Joint Venture or similar arrangement pursuant to any joint venture or similar agreement; provided that such encumbrance or restriction does not prohibit the granting of

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a Lien by a Loan Party on any Collateral and any entity formed as part of such Joint Venture remains subject to the provisions of this Agreement to the extent provided herein;

(t)Liens on the assets and capital stock or other equity interests of Foreign Subsidiaries not constituting Collateral securing Indebtedness permitted under Section 7.03(j);

(u)Liens solely on cash earnest money deposits made in connection with any letter of intent or purchase agreement in connection with an Investment permitted hereunder;

(v)Liens, if any, in favor of a surety granted by the Company and/or its Subsidiaries arising by operation of law or under any indemnity agreement or surety agreement entered into in the Ordinary Course of Business in connection with construction-related performance bonds, provided that such Lien does not at any time encumber any property other than the accounts receivable, material and equipment under the applicable bonded contractual obligation;

(w)Liens (including cash collateral), if any, in favor of one or more letter of credit issuing banks (or any agent therefor) securing reimbursement and other obligations in respect of letters of credit issued for the account of the Target or any of its Subsidiaries that remain outstanding at the time of the consummation of the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition;

(x)after the earlier to occur of (i) the date the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement is (A) terminated or (B) amended or modified to permit the Liens described in this Section 7.01(x) as Secured Obligations (as defined therein), and (ii) the date all Permitted Notes Documents have been terminated and all of the Permitted Notes have been paid in full, Liens on Collateral securing up to $50,000,000 of the face amount (as determined in accordance with Section 1.09) of standby letters of credit (performance and financial) and/or trade or commercial letters of credit issued by Lenders or their Affiliates outside of this Agreement (and not as an L/C Issuer hereunder) to the extent such Liens arise under the Security Instruments; and

(y)Lien arising from Dispositions permitted under Section 7.05(f) and (g).

7.02Investments.  Make any Investments, except:

(a)Investments, other than those permitted by subsections (b) through (n), that are existing on the date hereof and listed on Schedule 7.02(a);

(b)Investments held by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries (i) in the form of cash and cash equivalents, and (ii) Investments permitted under the Company’s investment policy attached hereto as Schedule 7.02(b) (as may be modified from time to time as long as there are no material changes), other than Investments of any type requiring any special or further approval under such policy;

(c)Investments consisting of (i) equity investments or extensions of credit by the Company to any of its wholly-owned Subsidiaries, or by any of its wholly-owned Subsidiaries to the Company or to another of its wholly-owned Subsidiaries, so long as such extensions of credit are, in each case, represented by a written promissory note and pledged to the Administrative Agent pursuant to the Security Instruments (except to the extent occurring during any Collateral

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Release Period) and (ii) equity investments and extensions of credit in non-wholly-owned Subsidiaries in an amount not in excess of $15,000,000 at any time outstanding;

(d)Investments consisting of extensions of credit in the nature of accounts receivable or notes receivable arising from the sale or lease of goods or services in the Ordinary Course of Business, and Investments received in satisfaction or partial satisfaction thereof from financially troubled account debtors to the extent reasonably necessary in order to prevent or limit loss;

(e)Guarantee Obligations permitted by Section 7.03;

(f)Investments resulting by virtue of transactions otherwise permitted by Section 7.07;

(g)(x) Investments (including Construction JV Investments) by any GLC Venture, or any Subsidiary thereof, that are existing on the date hereof and listed on Schedule 7.02(g) (“Existing Investments”); and (y) any additional Investments in such Existing Investments and any other Investments in one or more other Subsidiaries of the Company in the business of land or real estate development, in the case of this clause (g)(y), in an aggregate amount not to exceed $50,000,000 at any time outstanding for all such additional Investments;

(h)Investments of a Person or any of its Subsidiaries existing at the time such Person becomes a Subsidiary of the Company or at the time such Person merges or consolidates with the Company or any of its Subsidiaries, in either case, in compliance with this Agreement; provided that such Investments were not made by such Person in connection with, or in anticipation or contemplation of, such Person becoming a Subsidiary of the Company or such merger or consolidation;

(i)Investments deemed to arise under Swap Contracts permitted hereunder;

(j)Guarantee Obligations permitted under Section 7.03;

(k)Construction JV Investments occurring after the date hereof arising in the Ordinary Course of Business and the purchase or other acquisition of all of the equity, common stock in, or all or substantially all of the property of, any Person (or division or other business unit of such Person) that, upon the consummation thereof, will be wholly-owned directly by the Company or one or more of its wholly-owned Subsidiaries (including as a result of a merger or consolidation); provided that, with respect to each Construction JV Investment, purchase or other acquisition made pursuant to this Section 7.02(k):

(i)in the case of a purchase or other acquisition, the lines of business of the Person to be (or the property of which is to be) so purchased or otherwise acquired shall be similar, complementary, or ancillary to (or a related line of) the lines of business as one or more of the principal businesses of the Company and its Subsidiaries engaged in currently or subsequently in the Ordinary Course of Businesses;

(ii)in the case of the purchase or other acquisition of common stock of or other equity in another Person, the board of directors (or other comparable governing body) of such other Person shall have duly approved such purchase or acquisition; and

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(iii)immediately before and immediately after giving effect to any such Construction JV Investment, purchase or other acquisition, (A) no Default shall have occurred and be continuing and (B) the Consolidated Leverage Ratio shall be less than or equal to (x) 2.75 to 1.00 (or, during any Collateral Release Period, 2.50 to 1.00) for any such Construction JV Investment (other than a permitted purchase or acquisition), or (y) 3.25 to 1.00 for any such permitted purchase or acquisition (other than a Construction JV Investment), such calculation to be determined on the basis of the financial information most recently delivered to the Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 6.01(a) or (b) (together with such pro forma expense adjustments as are reasonably supportable by the Company) as though such acquisition had been consummated as of the first day of the four consecutive fiscal-quarter period covered thereby;

(l)to the extent constituting Investments, Indebtedness otherwise permitted under Section 7.03;

(m)to the extent constituting Investments, Contingent Acquisition Obligations in respect of any Acquisition, Investment or Disposition otherwise permitted hereunder; and

(n)Investments not otherwise permitted under clauses (a) through (m) above in an amount not to exceed $35,000,000 at any time outstanding.

7.03Indebtedness.  Create, incur, assume or suffer to exist any Indebtedness, except:

(a)Indebtedness under the (i) Loan Documents and (ii) Permitted Notes and Permitted Notes Documents;

(b)Indebtedness of the Company and its Subsidiaries outstanding on the date hereof and listed on Schedule 7.03 and any refinancings, refundings, renewals or extensions thereof, provided that the amount of such Indebtedness is not increased at the time of such refinancing, refunding, renewal or extension except by an amount equal to a reasonable premium or other reasonable amount paid, and fees and expenses reasonably incurred, in connection with such refinancing and by an amount equal to any existing commitments unutilized thereunder;

(c)obligations (contingent or otherwise) of any Borrower or any Subsidiary existing or arising under any Swap Contract entered into by such Person (or in respect of any Guarantee Obligation of any such Person to the extent supporting obligations arising under Swap Contracts to which any Borrower or any Subsidiary is party), provided that (i) such Swap Contract obligations are (or were) entered into by such Person in the Ordinary Course of Business for the purpose of directly mitigating risks associated with liabilities, commitments, investments, assets, or property held or reasonably anticipated by such Person, or changes in the value of securities issued by such Person and not for purposes of speculation or taking a “market view;” and (ii) such Swap Contract does not contain any provision exonerating the non-defaulting party from its obligation to make payments on outstanding transactions to the defaulting party;

(d)Indebtedness in respect of capital leases, Synthetic Lease Obligations, sale-leaseback transactions and purchase money Indebtedness for fixed or capital assets acquired by any Borrower or any Subsidiary; provided that the aggregate principal amount of (i) all purchase money Indebtedness for fixed or capital assets that may be incurred by the Company or any of its

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then-existing Subsidiaries in any fiscal year of the Company shall not exceed $50,000,000; (ii) all Indebtedness in respect of capital leases, Synthetic Lease Obligations and sale-leaseback transactions to finance the acquisition of fixed or capital assets incurred by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries in any fiscal year of the Company shall not exceed $50,000,000; and (iii) all Indebtedness in respect of capital leases, Synthetic Lease Obligations, sale-leaseback transactions and purchase money Indebtedness for fixed or capital assets of Persons immediately prior to such Persons becoming Subsidiaries or being merged with or into (or otherwise becoming acquired by) the Company or any of its Subsidiaries following the Closing Date shall not exceed an amount equal to $100,000,000; provided that none of such Indebtedness was incurred in anticipation of any such merger or acquisition;

(e)Indebtedness arising as a consequence of Investments permitted pursuant to Section 7.02(c);

(f)Indebtedness in respect of (i) letters of credit (other than Letters of Credit) issued solely for the account and benefit of any Borrower or any Subsidiary in the Ordinary Course of Business in an aggregate outstanding amount not to exceed at any time an amount equal to $50,000,000; and (ii) the obligation of a subcontractor of any Borrower or its Subsidiaries on a construction project, provided that such Borrower or such Subsidiary determines in good faith that such financial arrangement best serves such Borrower’s or such Subsidiary’s financial interests;

(g)Indebtedness incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business in connection with (i) securing the performance of bids, trade contracts (other than for borrowed money), and statutory obligations, in each case, solely for the account and benefit of any Borrower, its Subsidiaries, any GLC Venture or Construction JV, (ii) obligations on surety and appeal bonds solely for the account and benefit of any Borrower, its Subsidiaries, any GLC Venture or Construction JV (other than in relation to borrowed money debt), and (iii) other obligations of a like nature incurred in the Ordinary Course of Business solely for the account and benefit of any Borrower, its Subsidiaries, any GLC Venture or Construction JV (other than in relation to borrowed money debt), in each of the foregoing cases to the extent not otherwise prohibited by the terms of any Loan Document;

(h)Indebtedness of a Loan Party and/or, upon and after consummation of the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition, the Target and its Subsidiaries, in each case, comprised solely of (i) the outstanding principal amount of unsecured obligations, whether current or long-term, for borrowed money and all obligations evidenced by bonds (other than performance, surety and appeal bonds), debentures, notes, loan agreements or other similar instruments, (ii) Attributable Indebtedness in respect of capital leases and Synthetic Lease Obligations, (iii) Contingent Acquisition Obligations in respect of any Acquisition or Investment otherwise permitted hereunder, or (iv) without duplication, Guarantee Obligations with respect to Indebtedness of the types specified in the immediately preceding clauses (i) and (iii); provided that, (x) the aggregate principal amount of outstanding Indebtedness of the types permitted by the immediately preceding clauses (i) through (iv) (excluding, for the avoidance of doubt, Indebtedness incurred, assumed or existing pursuant to or as a result of the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition) that is subject to amortization or payment at maturity prior to the Maturity Date shall not exceed $150,000,000; and (y) no such Indebtedness shall be permitted under this clause (h) if such

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Indebtedness represents Indebtedness of any co-joint venturer in any Joint Venture, to which the Company or any Subsidiary is a party, that is assumed by the Company or any Subsidiary, if such Indebtedness was not originally incurred by such co-joint venturer in connection with (and relate solely to) the subject Joint Venture;

(i)Guarantee Obligations of a Loan Party in respect of Indebtedness otherwise permitted hereunder of the Company or any other Loan Party;

(j)Indebtedness (which may be secured or unsecured) of any Subsidiaries not otherwise permitted under this Section 7.03; provided that the aggregate amount of all such outstanding Indebtedness shall not exceed $30,000,000 at any time;

(k)Indebtedness arising from the honoring by a bank or other financial institution of a check, draft or similar instrument inadvertently drawn against insufficient funds in the ordinary course of business; provided, however, that such Indebtedness is extinguished within five Business Days of incurrence;

(l)customer deposits and advance payments received in the ordinary course of business;

(m)(i) Project Debt outstanding on the Closing Date as set forth on Schedule 7.03(m)(i) (“Existing Project Debt”), and (ii) in addition thereto, an additional amount of Project Debt not to exceed $10,000,000 at any time outstanding; and

(n)Indebtedness constituting reimbursement and other obligations in respect of letters of credit issued for the account of the Target or any of its Subsidiaries that remain outstanding at the time of the consummation of the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition.

7.04Fundamental Changes.  Merge, consolidate with or into, or convey, transfer, lease or otherwise Dispose of (whether in one transaction or in a series of transactions) all or substantially all of its assets (whether now owned or hereafter acquired) to or in favor of any Person other than Dispositions permitted under Section 7.05 and, so long as no Default or Event of Default exists at the time or would occur as a result thereof:

(a)any Subsidiary may merge with (i) a Borrower, provided that a Borrower shall be the continuing or surviving Person, (ii) any one or more Subsidiaries, provided that, when any wholly-owned Subsidiary is merging with another Subsidiary, the continuing or surviving Person shall be a wholly-owned Subsidiary, or (iii) any other Person, provided that such Subsidiary shall be the continuing or surviving Person or immediately upon such merger, consolidation or combination, the continuing or surviving Person shall be a wholly-owned Subsidiary;

(b)any Subsidiary may sell all or substantially all of its assets (upon voluntary liquidation or otherwise), to a Borrower or to another Subsidiary; provided that if the seller in such a transaction is a wholly-owned Subsidiary, then the purchaser must either be a Borrower or a wholly-owned Subsidiary; and

(c)any Borrower may merge, consolidate or combine with any entity if a Borrower is the continuing or surviving Person (and, if the Company is a party to such merger, the Company

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is the surviving Person or the continuing or surviving Person assumes the duties and obligations of the Company hereunder and under the other Loan Documents).

7.05Dispositions.  Make any Disposition or enter into any agreement to make any Disposition, except:

(a)Dispositions of obsolete, unneeded, unproductive or worn out property, whether now owned or hereafter acquired, in the Ordinary Course of Business to Persons;

(b)Dispositions of inventory and leases of property, in each case in the Ordinary Course of Business;

(c)Dispositions of equipment or real property to the extent that (i) such property is exchanged for credit against the purchase price of similar replacement property for use in the Ordinary Course of Business, (ii) the proceeds of such Disposition are reasonably promptly applied to the purchase price of such replacement property for use in the Ordinary Course of Business or (iii) the board of directors or senior management of the Company or such Subsidiary has determined in good faith that the failure to replace such property will not be detrimental to the business of the Company or such Subsidiary;

(d)Dispositions of property by any Subsidiary to the Company or to a wholly-owned Subsidiary of the Company;

(e)Dispositions comprising transactions expressly permitted by Section 7.04(a) through (c);

(f)non-exclusive licenses or sublicenses of IP Rights in the Ordinary Course of Business and substantially consistent with past practice for terms not exceeding five years and leases and subleases granted to others that do not materially interfere with the Ordinary Course of Business of the Company and its Subsidiaries;

(g)the sale, without recourse and in the Ordinary Course or Business, of accounts receivable due from Federal, state or other Governmental Authority arising in the Ordinary Course of Business (and not as part of any bulk sale or financing of receivables) in an amount not to exceed $25,000,000 in any fiscal year or $50,000,000 in the aggregate after the date of this Agreement;

(h)Dispositions of non-core assets acquired in a permitted Acquisition by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries within 12 months of such Acquisition;

(i)Dispositions of property constituting (i) the making of Investments permitted under Section 7.02, (ii) Indebtedness permitted under Section 7.03 and/or (iii) the making of Restricted Payments permitted by Section 7.07;

(j)the Disposition of equity interests in, or assets of, any GLC Venture or any Project Debt Entity; and

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(k)Dispositions after the date of this Agreement not otherwise permitted under clauses (a) through (j) above in an aggregate amount not to exceed 10% of the consolidated total assets of the Company and its Subsidiaries as of the date of such Disposition, determined in accordance with GAAP;

provided that any Disposition pursuant to subsections (a) through (k) of this Section 7.05 shall be for fair market value.

7.06Sanctions.  Directly or, to the Company’s knowledge, indirectly use the proceeds of any Credit Extension, or lend, contribute or otherwise make available such proceeds to any Person, to fund any activities of or business with any Person, or in any Designated Jurisdiction, that, at the time of such funding, is the subject of Sanctions.

7.07Restricted Payments.  Declare or make, directly or indirectly, any Restricted Payment (including, but not limited to, dividends, redemptions and repurchases of common stock), or incur any obligation (contingent or otherwise) to do so, except that:

(a)each Subsidiary may make Restricted Payments to the Company and to wholly-owned Subsidiaries (and, in the case of a Restricted Payment by a non-wholly-owned Subsidiary, to the Company and any Subsidiary and to each other owner of capital stock of such Subsidiary on a pro rata basis based on their relative ownership interests);

(b)the Company and each Subsidiary may declare and make dividend payments or other distributions payable solely in the common stock or other common equity interests of such Person;

(c)so long as no Default or Event of Default exists or would result by virtue thereof, the Company and each Subsidiary may purchase, redeem or otherwise acquire shares of its common stock or warrants or options to acquire any such shares with the proceeds received from the substantially concurrent issue of new shares of its common stock;

(d)so long as no Default or Event of Default exists or would result by virtue thereof, the Company may purchase, redeem or otherwise acquire shares of common stock for cash in order to contribute such shares to the Company’s employee stock ownership plan, provided the aggregate amount paid by the Company in connection with such transactions does not exceed in any fiscal year an amount equal to 15% of plan compensation (as such term is interpreted for purposes of Section 401(a)(17) of the Code) paid by the Company in such fiscal year, and such shares are promptly so contributed;

(e)so long as no Default or Event of Default exists or would result by virtue thereof, the Company may purchase, redeem or otherwise acquire shares of its capital stock, or warrants, rights or options to acquire any such shares for cash (i) if immediately before and immediately after giving pro forma effect to such purchase, redemption or acquisition, the Consolidated Leverage Ratio is greater than 2.00 to 1.00, in an aggregate amount not to exceed $125,000,000 computed on a cumulative basis during the term of this Agreement, and (ii) if immediately before and immediately after giving pro forma effect to such purchase, redemption or acquisition, the Consolidated Leverage Ratio is less than 2.00 to 1.00, in an unlimited amount;

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(f)the Company may make Restricted Payments to pay for the repurchase, retirement or other acquisition or retirement for value of the capital stock or other equity interests of the Company held by any future, present or former director, officer, employee, member of management or consultant of the Company or any of its Subsidiaries and their respective estates, heirs, family members, spouses, former spouses, domestic partners and former domestic partners, and any tax related thereto, in each case, to the extent required under any equity compensation plan; provided that the amount of Restricted Payments made in cash pursuant to this clause (f) plus Restricted Payments made in cash pursuant to Section 7.07(g) and Section 7.07(h) shall not exceed $20,000,000 in the aggregate in any fiscal year;

(g)repurchases of the capital stock or other equity interests deemed to occur upon exercise of stock options or warrants if such capital stock or other equity interests represent a portion of the exercise price of such options or warrants are permitted; provided that the amount of Restricted Payments made in cash pursuant to this clause (g) plus Restricted Payments made in cash pursuant to Section 7.07(f) and Section 7.07(h) shall not exceed $20,000,000 in the aggregate in any fiscal year;

(h)the Company may make cash payments in lieu of issuing fractional shares in connection with the exercise of warrants, options or other securities convertible into or exchangeable for the capital stock or other equity interests of the Company; provided that the amount of Restricted Payments made in cash pursuant to this clause (h) plus Restricted Payments made in cash pursuant to Section 7.07(f) and Section 7.07(g) shall not exceed $20,000,000 in the aggregate in any fiscal year; and

(i)so long as no Default or Event of Default exists or would result by virtue thereof, the Company may declare and make dividend payments in cash.

7.08Change in Nature of Business.  

(a)Engage in any material line of business substantially different from those lines of business conducted by the Company and its Subsidiaries on the date hereof, and other lines of business reasonably similar, related, or incidental thereto (which shall, for the avoidance of doubt, include the lines of business engaged in by the Target and its Subsidiaries as of the effective date of the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition); or

(b)Except as otherwise permitted under Section 7.04, make any change in any Borrower’s capital structure (including in the terms of its outstanding capital stock) or amend its certificate of incorporation or bylaws that could reasonably be expected to result in a Material Adverse Effect.

7.09Transactions with Affiliates.  Enter into any transaction of any kind with any Affiliate of a Borrower or the Company (other than between or among Loan Parties, in each case to the extent not prohibited under the Loan Documents), whether or not in the Ordinary Course of Business, other than (a) the transactions contemplated by the Loan Documents; (b) payment of customary directors’ fees and indemnities (including equity compensation arrangements); (c) arm’s length transactions with Affiliates that were consummated prior to the Closing Date and are set forth on Schedule 7.09; (d) transactions with Affiliates upon fair and reasonable terms

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that are substantially as favorable to such Borrower or Subsidiary than such Borrower or Subsidiary would obtain in a comparable arm’s length transaction with a Person that is not an Affiliate of the Company; (e) any employment agreement entered into by the Company or any of its Subsidiaries in the Ordinary Course of Business and consistent with the past practices of the Company and its Subsidiaries; or (f) transactions otherwise explicitly permitted hereunder.

7.10Burdensome Agreements.  

(a)Restricted Payment Prohibitions.  Enter into, assume or suffer to exist any Contractual Obligation that limits the ability of any Subsidiary to make Restricted Payments to any Borrower or to otherwise transfer property to any Borrower other than (i) provisions contained in the terms of any agreement governing Indebtedness permitted under Section 7.03 (and, without limitation, the Indebtedness incurred, assumed or existing pursuant to or as a result of the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition, including, for the avoidance of doubt, the Target 8% Indenture and the Target 4.25% Indenture) and provisions contained in the terms of any agreement governing Liens permitted under Section 7.01 that impose restrictions on the property subject to such Liens; and (ii) agreements restricting assignments, subletting or other transfers contained in leases, licenses, joint venture agreements and similar agreements entered into in the ordinary course of business, in each case relating solely to the assets subject to such lease or license or assets relating solely to such joint venture agreement; or

(b)Other Negative Pledges.  Enter into, assume or otherwise become subject to any Contractual Obligation (other than this Agreement or any other Loan Document) that directly or indirectly (i) prohibits any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries from granting any Lien on property or assets of such Persons or (ii) requires the grant of a Lien to secure an obligation of such Person if a Lien is granted to secure another obligation of such Person, provided that the Company and its Subsidiaries may enter into, assume or otherwise become subject to any such Contractual Obligation solely to the extent (A) incurred pursuant to the acquisition by such Persons of businesses, properties or assets of other Persons otherwise permitted hereunder (and, without limitation, the Permitted Lowercase Acquisition) if such restrictions affect only such businesses, assets and property so acquired, and are not entered into in contemplation of such acquisition, (B) incurred in connection with a transaction creating Liens permitted by Section 7.01(i), provided that such restriction is limited to the assets or properties subject to such Liens, or (C) incurred in connection with the Permitted Notes or any senior secured notes containing negative pledge provisions not materially more restrictive than those in the 2019 Notes Agreement.

7.11Use of Proceeds.  Use the proceeds of any Credit Extension, whether directly or indirectly, and whether immediately, incidentally or ultimately, to purchase or carry margin stock (within the meaning of Regulation U of the FRB), to extend credit to others for the purpose of purchasing or carrying margin stock or to refund indebtedness originally incurred for such purpose, or to acquire any security in any transaction that is subject to Section 13 or 14 of the Exchange Act if, following the application of the proceeds of such Credit Extension, more than 25% of the value of the assets (either of a Borrower only or of the Company and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis) subject to the provisions of Section 7.01 or Section 7.05 or subject to any restriction contained in any agreement or instrument within the scope of Section 8.01(e) will be margin stock.

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7.12Financial Covenants.

(a)Consolidated Interest Coverage Ratio.  Permit the Consolidated Interest Coverage Ratio, as of the last day of any fiscal quarter, to be less than 4.00 to 1.00.

(b)Consolidated Leverage Ratio.  Permit the Consolidated Leverage Ratio as of the last day of any fiscal quarter to be greater than 3.00 to 1.00; provided that during any Collateral Release Period, the Company shall not permit the Consolidated Leverage Ratio as of the last day of any fiscal quarter to be greater than 2.50 to 1.00; provided, however, for each of the four consecutive fiscal quarters ending after any Acquisition permitted hereunder with total cash consideration in excess of $100,000,000 occurs, the Consolidated Leverage Ratio as of the last day of each such fiscal quarter shall not exceed 3.50 to 1.00.

7.13Anti-Corruption Laws.  Directly or indirectly use the proceeds of any Credit Extension for any purpose which would violate the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977, the UK Bribery Act 2010, and other similar anti-corruption legislation in other jurisdictions, in each case, that is applicable to the Company and its Subsidiaries.

ARTICLE VIII.EVENTS OF DEFAULT AND REMEDIES

8.01Events of Default.  Any of the following shall constitute an Event of Default:

(a)Non-Payment.  Any Borrower or any other Loan Party fails to pay (i) when and as required to be paid herein, and in the currency required hereunder, any amount of principal of any Loan or any L/C Obligation, or (ii) within three (3) Business Days after the same becomes due, any interest on any Loan or on any L/C Obligation, any commitment fee or other fee due hereunder, or any other amount payable hereunder or under any other Loan Document; or

(b)Specific Covenants.  Any Borrower fails to perform or observe any term, covenant or agreement contained in any of Section 6.01, 6.02, 6.03, 6.05, 6.10, 6.12, 6.14, 7.12 (for the avoidance of doubt, the failure to comply with the proviso in clause (b) thereof shall not result in an Event of Default under Section 7.12(b) but instead shall be governed by Section 6.14(d)) or any other Section of Article VII or any term, covenant or agreement contained in the Post-Closing Agreement; or

(c)Other Defaults.  Any Loan Party fails to perform or observe any other covenant or agreement (not specified in subsection (a) or (b) above) contained in any Loan Document on its part to be performed or observed and such failure continues for 30 days after the earlier of (i) knowledge by any Loan Party or (ii) receipt by the Company of written notice thereof from the Administrative Agent or any Lender; or

(d)Representations and Warranties.  Any representation or warranty made or deemed made by any Loan Party herein, in any other Loan Document, or in any document delivered in connection herewith or therewith proves to have been incorrect in any material respect when made or deemed made, except to the extent that such representations and warranties are qualified by materiality, in which case such representations and warranties shall be true and correct in all respects; or

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(e)Cross-Default.  (i) Any Borrower or any Material Subsidiary (A) fails to make any payment when due (whether by scheduled maturity, required prepayment, acceleration, demand, or otherwise) in respect of any Indebtedness (other than Project Debt) or Guarantee Obligation (other than Indebtedness hereunder and Indebtedness under Swap Contracts) having an aggregate principal amount (including undrawn committed or available amounts and including amounts owing to all creditors under any combined or syndicated credit arrangement) of more than $25,000,000, or (B) fails to observe or perform any other agreement or condition relating to any such Indebtedness or Guarantee Obligation or contained in any instrument or agreement evidencing, securing or relating thereto, or any other event occurs, the effect of which default or other event is to cause, or to permit the holder or holders of such Indebtedness or the beneficiary or beneficiaries of such Guarantee Obligation (or a trustee or agent on behalf of such holder or holders or beneficiary or beneficiaries) to cause, with the giving of notice if required, such Indebtedness to be demanded or to become due or to be repurchased or redeemed (automatically or otherwise) prior to its stated maturity (excluding prepayments required upon the refinancing of such Indebtedness or the Disposition of an asset), or such Guarantee Obligation to become payable or cash collateral in respect thereof to be demanded; or (ii) there occurs under any Swap Contract an Early Termination Date (as defined in such Swap Contract) resulting from (A) any event of default under such Swap Contract as to which any Borrower or any Material Subsidiary is the Defaulting Party (as defined in such Swap Contract) or (B) any Termination Event (as so defined) under such Swap Contract as to which any Borrower or any Material Subsidiary is an Affected Party (as so defined) and, in either event, the Swap Termination Value owed by such Person as a result thereof is greater than $25,000,000; or

(f)Insolvency Proceedings, Etc.  Any Borrower or any of Material Subsidiary institutes or consents to the institution of any proceeding under any Debtor Relief Law, or makes an assignment for the benefit of creditors; or applies for or consents to the appointment of any receiver, trustee, custodian, conservator, liquidator, rehabilitator or similar officer for it or for all or any material part of its property; or any receiver, trustee, custodian, conservator, liquidator, rehabilitator or similar officer is appointed without the application or consent of such Person and the appointment continues undischarged or unstayed for 60 calendar days; or any proceeding under any Debtor Relief Law relating to any such Person or to all or any part of its property is instituted without the consent of such Person and continues undismissed or unstayed for 60 calendar days, or an order for relief is entered in any such proceeding; or

(g)Inability to Pay Debts; Attachment.  (i) Any Loan Party or any of its Material Subsidiaries becomes unable or admits in writing its inability or fails generally to pay its debts as they become due (other than the failure of any Project Debt Entity to pay any Project Debt), or (ii) any writ or warrant of attachment or execution or similar process is issued or levied against all or any material part of the property of any such Person and is not released, vacated or fully bonded within 30 days after its issue or levy; or

(h)Judgments.  There is entered against any Loan Party (i) one or more final judgments or orders for the payment of money in an aggregate amount (as to all such judgments or orders) exceeding $25,000,000 (to the extent not covered by independent third-party insurance as to which the insurer does not dispute coverage), or (ii) any one or more non-monetary final judgments that have, or could reasonably be expected to have, individually or in the aggregate, a Material Adverse Effect and, in either case, (A) enforcement proceedings are commenced by any

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creditor upon such judgment or order, or (B) there is a period of 30 consecutive days during which a stay of enforcement of such judgment, by reason of a pending appeal or otherwise, is not in effect; or

(i)ERISA.  (i) An ERISA Event occurs with respect to a Pension Plan or Multiemployer Plan which has resulted or could reasonably be expected to result in liability of the Company under Title IV of ERISA to the Pension Plan, Multiemployer Plan or the PBGC in an aggregate amount in excess of $25,000,000, or (ii) the Company or any ERISA Affiliate fails to pay when due, after the expiration of any applicable grace period, any installment payment with respect to its withdrawal liability under Section 4201 of ERISA under a Multiemployer Plan in an aggregate amount in excess of the $25,000,000; or

(j)Invalidity of Loan Documents.  Any Loan Document (other than any Security Instrument during a Collateral Release Period) at any time after its execution and delivery and for any reason other than the agreement of all the Lenders, as permitted hereunder or thereunder, or satisfaction in full of all the Obligations (other than contingent indemnification obligations or other obligations that purport to survive termination of this Agreement), (i) ceases to be in full force and effect, or is declared by a court of competent jurisdiction to be null and void, invalid or unenforceable in any respect; (ii) any Loan Party denies that it has any or further liability or obligation under any Loan Document, or purports to revoke, terminate or rescind any Loan Document in writing; (iii) ceases to secure or guaranty the Secured Obligations in respect of the Secured Bank Creditors at any time amounts owing to the Permitted Noteholders are secured or guaranteed; or (iv) at any time other than during a Collateral Release Period, any Security Instrument after delivery thereof pursuant to Section 4.01 or 6.14 shall for any reason (other than pursuant to the terms thereof) cease to create a valid and perfected first priority Lien (subject to Liens permitted by Section 7.01) on the Collateral purported to be covered thereby; or

(k)Loss of Material Licenses, Permits or Intellectual Property.  There occurs any of the following events the result of which has, or could reasonably be expected to have, a Material Adverse Effect:  (i) any Governmental Authority revokes or fails to renew any license, permit or franchise of any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries, (ii) any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries for any reason loses any license, permit or franchise, or (iii) any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries suffers the imposition of any restraining order, escrow, suspension or impound of funds in connection with any proceeding (judicial or administrative) with respect to any license, permit or franchise; or

(l)Additional Guarantee and Collateral.  (i) Any Subsidiary that is not a Guarantor provides a guarantee or (ii) the Company or any Subsidiary grants a Lien on any of its assets that are not Collateral, in each case, in favor of the Permitted Noteholders and fails to concurrently provide a guarantee or grant a Lien on such assets, as applicable, in favor the Administrative Agent or the Collateral Agent, as applicable, for the benefit of the other Secured Bank Creditors to secure the Secured Obligations (except as permitted under Section 6.14(c)); or

(m)Change of Control.  There occurs any Change of Control.

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8.02Remedies Upon Event of Default.  If any Event of Default occurs and is continuing, the Administrative Agent shall, at the request of, or may, with the consent of, the Required Lenders, take any or all of the following actions:

(a)upon written notice to the Borrowers, declare the commitment of each Lender to make Loans and any obligation of the L/C Issuer to make L/C Credit Extensions to be terminated, whereupon such commitments and obligation shall be terminated;

(b)declare the unpaid principal amount of all outstanding Loans, all interest accrued and unpaid thereon, and all other amounts owing or payable hereunder or under any other Loan Document to be immediately due and payable, without presentment, demand, protest or other notice of any kind, all of which are hereby expressly waived by each Borrower;

(c)require that the Borrowers Cash Collateralize the L/C Obligations (in an amount equal to the Minimum Collateral Amount with respect thereto);

(d)exercise on behalf of itself, the Lenders and the L/C Issuer all rights and remedies available to it, the Lenders and the L/C Issuer under the Loan Documents; and

(e)direct the Collateral Agent in accordance with the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement to exercise on behalf of the Secured Bank Creditors all rights and remedies available to the Secured Bank Creditors under the Security Instruments;

provided, however, that upon the occurrence of an actual or deemed entry of an order for relief with respect to any Borrower under the Bankruptcy Code of the United States, the obligation of each Lender to make Loans and any obligation of the L/C Issuer to make L/C Credit Extensions shall automatically terminate, the unpaid principal amount of all outstanding Loans and all interest and other amounts as aforesaid shall automatically become due and payable, the obligation of the Borrowers to Cash Collateralize the L/C Obligations as aforesaid shall automatically become effective, and all payment obligations under the Guaranty of each Guarantor shall automatically become due and payable, in each case without further act of the Administrative Agent or any Lender.

8.03Application of Funds.  At any time after the exercise of remedies provided for in Section 8.02 (or after the Loans have automatically become immediately due and payable and the L/C Obligations have automatically been required to be Cash Collateralized as set forth in the proviso to Section 8.02), any amounts received on account of the Secured Obligations shall, subject to the provisions of Sections 2.15 and 2.16 and, to the extent a Collateral Release Period is not in effect at such time, the terms of the Permitted Notes Intercreditor Agreement then in effect, be applied by the Administrative Agent in the following order:

First, to payment of that portion of the Secured Obligations constituting fees, indemnities, expenses and other amounts (including fees, charges and disbursements of counsel to the Administrative Agent and amounts payable under Article III) payable to the Administrative Agent in its capacity as such;

Second, to payment of that portion of the Secured Obligations constituting fees, indemnities and other amounts (other than principal, interest and Letter of Credit Fees and

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amounts payable in respect of Secured Hedge Agreements, Secured Cash Management Agreements, Secured Card Related Products Agreements and Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit) payable to the Lenders and the L/C Issuer (including fees, charges and disbursements of counsel to the respective Lenders and the L/C Issuer (including fees and time charges for attorneys who may be employees of any Lender or the L/C Issuer) and amounts payable under Article III), ratably among them in proportion to the respective amounts described in this clause Second payable to them;

Third, to payment of that portion of the Secured Obligations constituting accrued and unpaid Letter of Credit Fees and interest on the Loans, L/C Borrowings and other Secured Obligations, ratably among the Lenders and the L/C Issuer in proportion to the respective amounts described in this clause Third payable to them;

Fourth, to payment of (a) that portion of the Secured Obligations constituting unpaid principal of the Loans, L/C Borrowings, (b) Secured Obligations then owing under Secured Hedge Agreements, Secured Cash Management Agreements and Secured Card Related Products Agreements, and (c) Obligations then owing under Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit, ratably among the Lenders, the L/C Issuer, the Existing L/C Issuers, the Hedge Banks, the Cash Management Banks, the Card Related Products Banks and the LOC Banks in proportion to the respective amounts described in this clause Fourth held by them;

Fifth, to the Administrative Agent for the account of the L/C Issuer and the LOC Banks, to Cash Collateralize that portion of L/C Obligations and outstanding Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit comprised of the aggregate undrawn amount of Letters of Credit and Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit to the extent not otherwise Cash Collateralized by the Borrowers pursuant to Sections 2.03 and 2.15 and the terms of such Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit, ratably among the L/C Issuers and the LOC Banks in proportion to the respective amounts described in this clause Fifth held by them; and

Last, the balance, if any, after all of the Secured Obligations have been indefeasibly paid in full, to the Borrowers or as otherwise required by Law.

Subject to Sections 2.03(c) and 2.15, amounts used to Cash Collateralize the aggregate undrawn amount of Letters of Credit pursuant to clause Fifth above shall be applied to satisfy drawings under such Letters of Credit as they occur.  If any amount remains on deposit as Cash Collateral after all Letters of Credit have either been fully drawn or expired, such remaining amount shall be applied to the other Secured Obligations, if any, in the order set forth above.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Secured Obligations arising under Secured Cash Management Agreements, Secured Hedge Agreements, Secured Card Related Products Agreements and, if and only if permitted under Section 7.01(x), Secured Bilateral Letters of Credit shall be excluded from the application described above if the Administrative Agent has not received written notice thereof, together with such supporting documentation as the Administrative Agent may request, from the applicable Cash Management Bank, Hedge Bank, Card Related Products Bank or LOC Bank, as the case may be.  Each Cash Management Bank, Hedge Bank, Card Related Products Bank or LOC Bank not a party to this Agreement that has given the notice contemplated by the preceding sentence shall, by such notice, be deemed to have acknowledged and accepted the

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