Law Governing this Agreement This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. Any action brought by either party against the other concerning the transactions contemplated by this Agreement shall be brought only in the state courts of New York or in the federal courts located in the state and county of New York. The parties to this Agreement hereby irrevocably waive any objection to jurisdiction and venue of any action instituted hereunder and shall not assert any defense based on lack of jurisdiction or venue or based upon forum non conveniens. The parties executing this Agreement and other agreements referred to herein or delivered in connection herewith on behalf of the Company agree to submit to the in personam jurisdiction of such courts and hereby irrevocably waive trial by jury. The prevailing party shall be entitled to recover from the other party its reasonable attorney’s fees and costs. In the event that any provision of this Agreement or any other agreement delivered in connection herewith is invalid or unenforceable under any applicable statute or rule of law, then such provision shall be deemed inoperative to the extent that it may conflict therewith and shall be deemed modified to conform with such statute or rule of law. Any such provision which may prove invalid or unenforceable under any law shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of any agreement. Each party hereby irrevocably waives personal service of process and consents to process being served in any suit, action or proceeding in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document by mailing a copy thereof via registered or certified mail or overnight delivery (with evidence of delivery) to such party at the address in effect for notices to it under this Agreement and agrees that such service shall constitute good and sufficient service of process and notice thereof. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to limit in any way any right to serve process in any other manner permitted by law.
Compliance with this Agreement The Company shall have performed and complied with all of its agreements and conditions set forth or contemplated herein that are required to be performed or complied with by the Company on or before the Closing Date.
NOW THIS AGREEMENT WITNESSES —
Laws Applicable to Construction The interpretation, performance and enforcement of this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Delaware as applied to contracts executed in and performed wholly within the State of Delaware, without reference to principles of conflict of laws.
Interpretation of This Agreement All decisions and interpretations made by the Committee with regard to any question arising hereunder or under the Plan shall be binding and conclusive upon the Company and the Optionee. If there is any inconsistency between the provisions of this Agreement and the Plan, the provisions of the Plan shall govern.
Laws Applicable to Construction; Consent to Jurisdiction The interpretation, performance and enforcement of this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Delaware without reference to principles of conflict of laws, as applied to contracts executed in and performed wholly within the State of Delaware. In addition to the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement, the Restricted Stock Units are subject to the terms and conditions of the Plan, which is hereby incorporated by reference.
and Section 7.01 of this Agreement The Master Servicer and the Special Servicer covenant and agree to pay or reimburse the Trustee for the reasonable expenses, disbursements and advances incurred or made by the Trustee in connection with any transfer of the servicing responsibilities of the Master Servicer or the Special Servicer, respectively, hereunder, pursuant to or otherwise arising from the resignation or removal of the Master Servicer or Special Servicer (except in the case of removal of the Special Servicer without cause), as applicable, in accordance with any of the provisions of this Agreement (and including the reasonable fees and expenses and disbursements of its counsel and all other persons not regularly in its employ), except any such expense, disbursement or advance as may arise from the negligence, willful misconduct or bad faith of the Trustee.
Certain Constructions For purposes of this Agreement, references to the most or next most subordinate Class of Non-VRR Certificates outstanding at any time shall mean the most or next most subordinate Class of Non-VRR Certificates then outstanding as among the Class A-1, Class A-2, Class A-3, Class A-SB, Class A-4, Class A-5, Class A-M, Class B, Class C, Class D, Class E, Class F, Class G-RR and Class H-RR Certificates. For purposes of this Agreement, each Class of Principal Balance Certificates and the Class RR Certificates shall be deemed to be outstanding only to the extent its respective Certificate Balance has not been reduced to zero. For purposes of this Agreement, the Excess Interest Certificates shall be outstanding so long as any of the ARD Loans are outstanding. For purposes of this Agreement, the Class R Certificates shall be outstanding so long as the Trust Fund has not been terminated pursuant to Section 9.01 of this Agreement or any other Class of Certificates remains outstanding. For purposes of this Agreement, each of the Class X-A, Class X-B, Class X-D and Class X-F Certificates shall be deemed to be outstanding until their respective Notional Amounts have been reduced to zero. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, for purposes of this Agreement, each reference to any action by the Master Servicer or Special Servicer that is subject to the consent or approval of the Directing Holder or consultation with the Directing Holder, any Risk Retention Consultation Party, the Operating Advisor, shall in each case be further subject to the determination by the Master Servicer or Special Servicer that taking or refraining from taking the action as proposed by the Directing Holder, any Risk Retention Consultation Party or the Operating Advisor, or not taking such action as proposed by the Master Servicer or Special Servicer if the Directing Holder or the Operating Advisor fails to grant its consent or approval, or if the Directing Holder, any Risk Retention Consultation Party or the Operating Advisor, as applicable, fail to express their concurrence, to any action proposed to be taken by the Master Servicer or Special Servicer, in each case, is consistent with the Servicing Standard. In each case, (a) if the response by the Directing Holder, any Risk Retention Consultation Party or the Operating Advisor hereunder is inconsistent with the Servicing Standard, the Master Servicer or the Special Servicer shall take such action as is consistent with the Servicing Standard, and (b) if the Master Servicer or Special Servicer determines that immediate action is necessary to protect the interests of the Certificateholders and the RR Interest Owner and, in the case of any Serviced Whole Loan, the related Serviced Companion Loan Noteholders, (as a collective whole as if such Certificateholders, RR Interest Owner and Serviced Companion Loan Noteholders, as applicable, constituted a single lender (and with respect to any Serviced Whole Loan with a related Subordinate Companion Loan, taking into account the subordinate nature of such Subordinate Companion Loan)), and the Master Servicer or Special Servicer, as applicable, has made a reasonable effort to contact the Directing Holder, any Risk Retention Consultation Party or the Operating Advisor, as applicable, it may take such action without waiting for a response from the Directing Holder, any Risk Retention Consultation Party or the Operating Advisor, as applicable; provided that the Special Servicer or Master Servicer, as applicable, shall provide the Directing Holder or any Risk Retention Consultation Party (or the Operating Advisor, if applicable) with prompt written notice following such action including a reasonably detailed explanation of the basis for such action.
Advice of Counsel, No Strict Construction Each of the parties represents to each other party hereto that it has discussed this Agreement with its counsel. The parties hereto have participated jointly in the negotiation and drafting of this Agreement. In the event an ambiguity or question of intent or interpretation arises, this Agreement shall be construed as if drafted jointly by the parties hereto and no presumption or burden of proof shall arise favoring or disfavoring any party by virtue of the authorship of any provisions of this Agreement.
Performance of this Agreement The execution and performance of this Agreement and the issuance of stock contemplated hereby have been authorized by the board of directors of the Purchaser.