Contract means any written, oral or other agreement, contract, subcontract, lease, understanding, instrument, bond, mortgage, indenture, debenture, note, option, warrant, warranty, purchase order, license, permit, franchise, sublicense, insurance policy, benefit plan or legally binding commitment or undertaking of any nature.
COVID-19 means SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19 and any evolutions, mutations or variants thereof or related or associated epidemics, pandemic or disease outbreaks.
COVID-19 Measures means any quarantine, shelter in place, stay at home, workforce reduction, travel restriction, social distancing, shut down, closure, sequester or any other similar Law, guidelines or recommendations by any Authority or requirements by any Governmental Entity applicable to any Company Property in connection with or in response to COVID-19.
Davis Bacon Act means the Davis-Bacon Act of 1931.
Effect means any effect, change, event, occurrence, circumstance or development.
Encumbrance means, with respect to any property or asset, any lien, mortgage, pledge, hypothecation, license, deed of trust, claims against title, restrictions on transfer, security interest, charge, encumbrance, pledges, options, rights of first refusal or offer, conditional or installment sales contracts, or other adverse claim or interest of any kind in respect of such property or asset including any property or asset that it has acquired or holds subject to the interest of a vendor or lessor under any conditional sale or use agreement, capital lease or other title or rights retention agreement relating to such property or asset.
Entity means any corporation (including any non-profit corporation), general partnership, limited partnership, limited liability partnership, joint venture, estate, trust, company (including any company limited by shares, limited liability company or joint stock company), firm, society or other enterprise, association, organization or entity (including any Governmental Entity).
Environmental Claims means any Legal Proceedings or Orders alleging potential responsibility or liability arising out of (i) the release or threatened release of any Hazardous Materials at any location or (ii) any violation or alleged violation of any Environmental Law.
Environmental Law means any Law concerning pollution or protection of the environment, including any Law relating to the manufacture, handling, transport, use, treatment, storage, disposal, release or threatened release of any Hazardous Materials.
Environmental Permits means all Permits required to be obtained by the Company and each Acquired Company in connection with its business under applicable Environmental Law.
Equal Pay Act means the Equal Pay Act of 1963.
ERISA means the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended.