Law means foreign or domestic law, statute, code, ordinance, rule, regulation, order, judgment, writ, stipulation, award, injunction, decree or arbitration award or finding of any Governmental Entity.
Nominating Committee has the meaning set forth in Section 2.02(a).
Observer has the meaning set forth in Section 2.01(h).
Permitted Assignee has the meaning set forth in Section 4.08.
Person means any individual, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, unincorporated organization, trust or joint venture, or a governmental agency or political subdivision thereof or any other entity.
Representatives means, with respect to any Person, any of such Persons officers, directors, employees, agents, attorneys, accountants, actuaries, consultants, equity financing partners or financial advisors or other Person associated with, or acting on behalf of, such Person.
Rule 144 means Rule 144 (or any successor provisions) under the Securities Act.
SEC means the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Securities Act means the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and any successor thereto, and any rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, all as the same shall be in effect from time to time.
Sponsor has the meaning set forth in the preamble.
Voting Stock of any Person as of any date means the capital stock of such Person that is at the time entitled to vote in the election of the board of directors of such Person.
Section 1.02. Other Interpretive Provisions.
(a) In this Agreement, except as otherwise provided:
(i) A reference to an Article, Section, Schedule or Exhibit is a reference to an Article or Section of, or Schedule or Exhibit to, this Agreement, and references to this Agreement include any recital in or Schedule or Exhibit to this Agreement.
(ii) The Schedules form an integral part of and are hereby incorporated by reference into this Agreement.
(iii) Headings and the Table of Contents are inserted for convenience only and shall not affect the construction or interpretation of this Agreement.
(iv) Unless the context otherwise requires, words importing the singular include the plural and vice versa, words importing the masculine include the feminine and vice