distributors, partners, employees, regulators or other third parties (it being understood and agreed that this clause (B) shall not apply with respect to any representation or warranty that is intended to address the consequences of the entry into, public announcement, pendency, consummation or performance of, this Agreement), (C) acts of war (whether or not declared) or any outbreak of hostilities, sabotage, terrorism or cyber-attack, or any escalation or worsening of any such acts of war (whether or not declared), outbreak of hostilities, sabotage, terrorism or cyber-attack, (D) weather, pandemics (including COVID-19), earthquakes, hurricanes, tornados, natural disasters, climatic conditions or other force majeure events, whether or not weather-related, (E) any Law or directive issued by a Governmental Entity providing for business closures, changes to business operations, sheltering-in-place or other restrictions that relate to, or arise out of, an epidemic, pandemic or disease outbreak (including COVID-19) or any change in such Law, directive or interpretation thereof following the date of this Agreement or the Companys or any of its subsidiaries compliance therewith, (F) regulatory, legislative and political conditions or developments, (G) any change resulting or arising from the identity of, or any facts or circumstances relating to, Parent, Merger Sub or their respective Affiliates, (H) any decline in the market price, or change in trading volume, of the Common Stock (or the volatility thereof), or (I) any failure to meet any internal or public projections, forecasts or estimates of revenue, earnings, cash flow or cash position, or other metrics;
provided, that (x) facts, circumstances, changes, events, occurrences or effects set forth in clauses (i), (ii)(A), (ii)(C), (ii)(D), (ii)(E) and (ii)(F) above may be taken into account in determining whether there has been, or would reasonably be expected to be, a Company Material Adverse Effect to the extent such facts, circumstances, changes, events, occurrences or effects have a disproportionate adverse effect on the Company and its Subsidiaries, taken as a whole, in relation to others in the industries of the Company and its Subsidiaries and (y) that the underlying cause of any decline, change or failure referred to in clause (ii)(H) or (ii)(I) may be taken into account in determining whether there has been, or would reasonably be expected to be, a Company Material Adverse Effect unless such underlying cause is otherwise excluded hereby.
Company Termination Fee means an amount equal to $32,900,000.00; provided, however, that if this Agreement is terminated by the Company pursuant to Section 7.3(a) and the Alternative Acquisition Agreement entered into is with an Excluded Party for a Superior Proposal by such Excluded Party, then Company Termination Fee shall mean an amount equal to $16,500,000.00.
Contract means any note, bond, mortgage, indenture, lease, license, franchise, contract, agreement, commitment, or other legally binding obligation; provided that no Permit shall be deemed to be a Contract for purposes of this Agreement.
DPA means Section 721 of the Defense Production Act of 1950, as amended (50 U.S.C. §4565), and all rules and regulations thereunder, including those codified at 31 C.F.R. Parts 800 and 801.
Environmental Laws means any Law regulating or relating to natural resources or the environment, including Laws relating to contamination and the use, generation, management, handling, transport, treatment, disposal, storage, release of, or exposure to, Materials of Environmental Concern, or to the extent relating to exposure to Materials of Environmental Concern, any Law regulating or relating to the protection of human health or safety.