IMMUNITY OF INCORPORATORS,
STOCKHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND EMPLOYEES
Section 1401. Indenture and Securities Solely Corporate Obligations.
No recourse for the payment of the principal of or any premium or interest on any Security, or for any claim based thereon or otherwise in respect thereof, and no recourse under or upon any obligation, covenant or agreement in this Indenture, any supplemental indenture, or in any Security, or for any claim based thereon or otherwise in respect thereof, shall be had against any incorporator, stockholder, officer, director or employee, as such, past, present or future, of the Corporation or of any predecessor or successor corporation, either directly or through the Corporation or any predecessor or successor corporation, whether by virtue of any constitution, statute or rule of law, or by the enforcement of any assessment or penalty or otherwise; it being expressly agreed and understood that this Indenture and all the Securities are solely obligations of the Corporation, and that no personal liability whatsoever shall attach to, or be incurred by, any incorporator, stockholder, officer, director or employee, as such, past, present or future, of the Corporation or of any predecessor or successor of the Corporation, either directly or indirectly through the Corporation or any predecessor or successor of the Corporation, because of the indebtedness hereby authorized or under or by reason of any of the obligations, covenants or agreements contained in this Indenture or in any of the Securities or be implied herefrom or therefrom, and that any such personal liability is hereby expressly waived and released as a condition of, and as part of the consideration for, the execution of this Indenture and the issuance of the Securities.
Section 1501. Electronic Signatures.
The words execution, signed, signature, and words of like import in this Indenture shall include images of manually executed signatures transmitted by facsimile, email or other electronic format (including, without limitation, pdf, tif or jpg) and electronic signatures (including, without limitation, DocuSign and AdobeSign), and, without limitation to the foregoing, this Indenture may be executed by the parties hereto by any of the foregoing means other than by DocuSign, AdobeSign or other electronic signature. The use of electronic signatures and electronic records (including, without limitation, any contract or other record created, generated, sent, communicated, received, or stored by electronic means) shall be of the same legal effect, validity and enforceability as a manually executed signature or use of a paper-based record-keeping system to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, including the Federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, the New York State Electronic Signatures and Records Act and any other applicable law, including, without limitation, any state law based on the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act or the Uniform Commercial Code. Without limitation to the foregoing, and anything in this Indenture to the contrary notwithstanding, (a) this Indenture or any supplemental indenture, Officers Certificate,