Financing Sources shall mean the agents, arrangers, lenders and other financial institutions that have committed to provide or arrange the Debt Financing in connection with the transactions contemplated hereunder, including the parties to the Debt Commitment Letter and any joinder agreements, indentures or credit agreements entered pursuant thereto or relating thereto, together with their respective Affiliates and their and their respective Affiliates current, former or future officers, directors, employees, partners, trustees, shareholders, equityholders, managers, members, limited partners, controlling persons, advisors, attorneys, agents and representatives and respective successors and assigns of the foregoing Persons.
GAAP shall mean generally accepted accounting principles in the United States.
German Acquired Companies shall mean each Acquired Company identified on Schedule I-B as being organized under the laws of Germany.
German GAAP shall mean the German generally accepted accounting principles as set out in the German Commercial Code.
German Seller shall mean Howden Group Holdings GmbH.
Government Shutdown shall mean any actual or potential sequester, stoppage, shutdown, default or similar event or occurrence by or involving any Governmental Entity affecting a national or federal government as a whole.
Governmental Entity shall mean any multinational, national, federal, territorial, state or local, whether foreign or domestic, governmental entity, quasi-governmental entity, court, tribunal, judicial or arbitral body, commission, board, bureau, agency or instrumentality, or any regulatory, administrative or other department, agency, or any political or other subdivision, department or branch of any of the foregoing.
Hazardous Substance shall mean any substances defined, listed, classified or regulated as hazardous substances, hazardous wastes, hazardous materials, extremely hazardous wastes, restricted hazardous wastes, toxic substances, toxic pollutants, contaminants, pollutants, wastes, radioactive materials, petroleum, or oils under any Environmental Law and any material, substance or organism for which standards of liability or conduct are imposed pursuant to Environmental Laws due to its hazardous, dangerous, toxic or deleterious properties or characteristics, including without limitation asbestos or asbestos-containing materials, petroleum or petroleum byproducts, radon, toxic mold, and polychlorinated biphenyls.
HR CBA shall mean the Agreement between Howden Roots LLC, Connersville, Indiana Operations and the UAW (effective April 8, 2018 - April 30, 2021).
HSR Act shall mean the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder.
Indebtedness of any Person shall mean, without duplication, (i) indebtedness of such Person for borrowed money; (ii) advances, or interest rate, currency, commodity or other derivative, swap or hedging transactions; (iii) indebtedness evidenced by notes, debentures, mortgages, bonds or other similar instruments the payment of which such Person is responsible or