12. Notices. All communications hereunder will be in writing and effective only on receipt, and, if sent to the Underwriters, will be mailed, delivered, telecopied or telegraphed and confirmed to the Underwriters, c/o BNP Paribas Securities Corp., 787 Seventh Avenue, New York, New York 10019, Attention: Syndicate Desk (email: ***@***); Citigroup Global Markets Inc., 388 Greenwich Street, New York, New York 10013, Attention: General Counsel (facsimile: 646 ###-###-####); Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, 200 West Street, New York, New York 10282, Attention: Registration Department; PNC Capital Markets LLC, 300 Fifth Avenue, Floor 10, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222, Attention: Head of Fixed Income (facsimile: 412 ###-###-####) and TD Securities (USA) LLC, 31 West 52nd Street, Second Floor, New York, New York 10019, Attention: Transaction Management Group (email: ***@***). Notices sent to the Company, will be mailed, delivered, telecopied or telegraphed to and confirmed to it at Lincoln National Corporation, 150 N. Radnor Chester Road, Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087, facsimile number ###-###-####, attention of the Legal Department.
In accordance with the requirements of the USA Patriot Act (Title III of Pub. L. 107-56 (signed into law October 26, 2001)), the Underwriters are required to obtain, verify and record information that identifies their respective clients, including the Company, which information may include the name and address of their respective clients, as well as other information that will allow the Underwriters to properly identify their respective clients.
13. Authority of the Representatives. The Representatives will act for the several Underwriters in connection with this Agreement, and any action under this Agreement taken by the Representatives shall be binding upon all the Underwriters.
14. Successors. This Agreement will inure to the benefit of and be binding upon the parties hereto and their respective successors and the officers and directors and controlling persons referred to in Section 7 hereof, and no other person will have any right or obligation hereunder.
15. Entire Agreement. (a) This Agreement, together with any contemporaneous written agreements and any prior written agreements (to the extent not superseded by this Agreement) that relate to the offering of the Securities, represents the entire agreement between the Company and the Underwriters with respect to the