AMENDMENT NO. 5 TO NOTE
AMENDMENT NO. 5 TO NOTE (this Amendment), dated and effective as of March 27, 2019, is made by and between the U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (SBA), an agency of the United States, and its successors and assigns, and FRESHSTART VENTURE CAPITAL CORPORATION (the Licensee), a Small Business Investment Company, licensed under the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, as amended, whose principal office is located at 437 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
WHEREAS, the Licensee issued that certain Note, effective as of March 1, 2017 in the principal amount of $34,024,755.58 (thirty-four million twenty-four thousand seven hundred fifty-five and 58/100 dollars) in favor of SBA (the Existing Note).
WHEREAS, SBA and the Licensee have agreed, subject to the terms and conditions of this Amendment, that the Existing Note be amended to reflect certain agreed upon revisions to the terms of the Existing Note.
NOW THEREFORE, SBA and the Licensee hereby agree, in consideration of the mutual premises and mutual obligations set forth herein, that the Existing Note is hereby amended as follows:
SECTION 1. Defined Terms. Except as otherwise indicated herein, all words and terms defined in the Existing Note shall have the same meanings when used herein.
SECTION 2. Amendment. In the third paragraph of the Existing Note the phrase, March 27, 2019: $10,000,000 (ten million dollars); and is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:
March 27, 2019: $7,600,000 (seven million six hundred thousand dollars); and
SECTION 3. Representations and Warranties. Each party hereby represents and warrants to the other party that it is in compliance with all the terms and provisions set forth in the Existing Note on its part to be observed or performed and hereby confirms and reaffirms each of its representations and warranties contained in the Existing Note.
SECTION 4. Limited Effect. Except as expressly amended and modified by this Amendment, the Existing Note shall continue to be, and shall remain, in full force and effect in accordance with its terms (and as duly amended).
SECTION 5. Counterparts. This Amendment may be executed by each of the parties hereto on any number of separate counterparts, each of which shall be an original and all of which taken together shall constitute one and the same instrument. Delivery of an executed signature page of this Amendment in Portable Document Format (PDF) or by facsimile transmission shall be effective as delivery of an executed original counterpart of this Amendment.