the laws of the State of Delaware without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule, whether of the State of Delaware or any other jurisdiction, that would cause the application of laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Delaware. You and the Corporation knowingly and voluntarily agree that any controversy or dispute arising out of or otherwise related to this Letter Agreement, including any employment or statutory claim, shall be tried exclusively, without jury, and consent to personal jurisdiction in the state courts of Greenville, South Carolina or the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina situated in Greenville, South Carolina, as appropriate.
18. Assignment. This Letter Agreement shall not be assignable, in whole or in part, by either party without the written consent of the other party, except that the Corporation may, without your written consent, assign its rights and obligations under this Letter Agreement to any corporation or other business entity (a) with which the Corporation may merge or consolidate, or (b) to which the Corporation may sell or transfer all or substantially all of its assets or capital stock.
19. Separate Representation. You hereby acknowledge that you have had the opportunity to receive independent advice from counsel of your own selection in connection with this Letter Agreement and have not relied to any extent on any director, officer, or stockholder of, or counsel to, the Corporation in deciding to enter into this Letter Agreement.
20. Notices. Any notice hereunder shall be in writing and shall be deemed to have been duly given if delivered by hand, sent by reputable next-day commercial courier, or sent by registered or certified mail, return receipt requested, postage prepaid, to the party to receive such notice addressed as follows:
If to the Corporation:
Regional Management Corp.
979 Batesville Road, Suite B
Greer, SC 29651
Attention: General Counsel
With a copy to:
Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
One Wells Fargo Center
Suite 3500, 301 South College Street
Charlotte, NC ###-###-####
Attention: Jane Jeffries Jones
If to you, to your home address on file with the Corporations Human Resources department.
or addressed to such other address as may have been furnished to the sender by notice hereunder. All notices shall be deemed given (a) on the date on which delivered if delivered by hand, (b) on the next business day if sent by reputable overnight commercial courier, or (c) three business days after deposit in the mail if sent by certified mail, return receipt requested postage prepaid, except that notice of change of address will be effective only upon receipt by the other party.