Management of the Company The Company's business and affairs shall be conducted and managed by the Member(s) in accordance with this Agreement and the laws of the State of the Formation. Single-Member (Applies ONLY if Single-Member): The Member(s) of the Company has sole authority and power to act for or on behalf of the Company, to do any act that would be binding on the Company or incur any expenditures on behalf of the Company. The Member(s) shall not be liable for the debts, obligations, or liabilities of the Company, including under a judgment, decree, or order of a court. The Company is organized as a “member-managed” limited liability company. The Member(s) is designated as the initial managing Member(s). Multi-Member (Applies ONLY if Multi-Member): Except as expressly provided elsewhere in this Agreement, all decisions respecting the management, operation, and control of the business and affairs of the Company and all determinations made in accordance with this Agreement shall be made by the affirmative vote or consent of Member(s) holding a majority of the Members’ Percentage Interests. Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement, the Member shall not, without the prior written consent of the unanimous vote or consent of the Member(s), sell, exchange, lease, assign or otherwise transfer all or substantially all of the assets of the Company; sell, exchange, lease (other than space leases in the ordinary course of business), assign or transfer the Company’s assets; mortgage, pledge or encumber the Company’s assets other than is expressly authorized by this Agreement; prepay, refinance, modify, extend or consolidate any existing mortgages or encumbrances; borrow money on behalf of the Company; lend any Company funds or other assets to any person or entity; establish any reserves for working capital repairs, replacements, improvements or any other purpose; confess a judgment against the Company; settle, compromise or release, discharge or pay any claim, demand or debt, including claims for insurance; approve a merger or consolidation of the Company with or into any other limited liability company, corporation, partnership or other entity; or change the nature or character of the business of the Company. The Member(s) shall receive such sums for compensation as Member(s) of the Company as may be determined from time to time by the affirmative vote or consent of Member(s) holding a majority of the Member(s)’ Percentage Interests.
Business of the Company The purpose of the Company is to carry on any lawful business, purpose or activity for which limited liability companies may be formed in accordance with Section 18-106 of the Act.
Successors of the Company The Company will require any successor or assign (whether direct or indirect, by purchase, merger, consolidation or otherwise) to all or substantially all of the business and/or assets of the Company, expressly, absolutely and unconditionally to assume and agree to perform this Agreement in the same manner and to the same extent that the Company would be required to perform it if no such succession or assignment had taken place. Failure of the Company to obtain such agreement prior to the effectiveness of any such succession transaction shall be a breach of this Agreement and shall entitle the Executive to terminate his or her employment with the Company within three (3) months thereafter and to receive the benefits provided under Section 3 of this Agreement in the event of a Termination Upon Change of Control; provided, however, that (i) such termination of employment must be a Separation from Service and (ii) the Executive must deliver a Release of Claims as provided in Section 14. As used in this Agreement, “Company” shall mean the Company as defined above and any successor or assign to its business and/or assets as aforesaid which executes and delivers the agreement provided for in this Section 15 or which otherwise becomes bound by all the terms and provisions of this Agreement by operation of law.
Capital of the Company Except as expressly provided for in this Agreement, no Member shall be entitled to withdraw or receive any interest or other return on, or return of, all or any part of its Capital Contribution, or to receive any Company Assets (other than cash) in return for its Capital Contribution. The Class A Member shall not be entitled to make a Capital Contribution to the Company except as expressly authorized or required by this Agreement.
Status of the Company The Members acknowledge that this Agreement creates a partnership for federal income tax purposes. Furthermore, the Members hereby agree not to elect to be excluded from the application of Subchapter K of Chapter 1 of Subtitle A of the Code or any similar state statute.
Certificate of the Company Parent shall have received certificates from the Company, validly executed by the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of the Company for and on the Company’s behalf, to the effect that, as of the Closing:
Of the Company To induce the Advisor to enter into this Agreement, the Company hereby represents and warrants that:
Return of the Company’s Property If Executive’s employment is terminated for any reason, the Company shall have the right, at its option, to require Executive to vacate his or her offices prior to or on the effective date of termination and to cease all activities on the Company’s behalf. Upon the termination of his or her employment in any manner, as a condition to the Executive’s receipt of any post-termination benefits described in this Agreement, Executive shall immediately surrender to the Company all lists, books and records of, or in connection with, the Company’s business, and all other property belonging to the Company, it being distinctly understood that all such lists, books and records, and other documents, are the property of the Company. Executive shall deliver to the Company a signed statement certifying compliance with this Section 4(j) prior to the receipt of any post-termination benefits described in this Agreement.
Term of the Company The term of the Company shall commence on the date the Articles of Organization of the Company are filed with the Secretary of State of the State of Tennessee in accordance with the provisions of the Act and shall continue in perpetual existence unless and until dissolved and terminated pursuant to this Agreement.
Interim Operations of the Company During the period from the date of this Agreement through the Closing or the date, if any, on which this Agreement is earlier validly terminated pursuant to Section 8.1 (the “Pre-Closing Period”), except (w) as may be required by applicable Law (x) with the prior written consent of Parent (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed), (y) as required or specifically contemplated by this Agreement, or (z) as set forth in Section 6.1 of the Company Disclosure Letter, the Company shall use reasonable best efforts to (i) ensure that the business and operations of the Acquired Companies (including the clinical and regulatory work) shall be conducted in the ordinary course of business consistent with past practices and (ii) preserve each Acquired Company’s business organizations, assets and properties, and relationships with their respective suppliers, licensors, employees and other business relationships. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, except (w) as may be required by applicable Law, (x) with the prior written consent of Parent (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed), (y) as required or specifically contemplated by this Agreement, or (z) as set forth in Section 6.1 of the Company Disclosure Letter, during the Pre-Closing Period, none of the Acquired Companies will: