Words. In addition to terms defined elsewhere herein, the following terms have the following meanings in this Agreement, unless the context otherwise requires:
Words. The words "Landlord" and "Tenant", as used herein, shall include the plural as well as the singular. Words used in the neuter gender include the masculine and feminine. If Tenant is comprised of more than one individual or entity, the obligations imposed upon Tenant hereunder shall be joint and several to all parties signing this Lease as Tenant.
Words. All references in this Agreement to the singular shall include the plural, the plural shall include the singular where applicable, and all references to gender shall include both genders and the neuter. All references in this Agreement to days shall be calendar days unless specified as business days. All accounting terms not otherwise identified herein shall have the meanings assigned to them in accordance with GAAP consistently applied.
Words. Words importing numbers shall be deemed to include a greater or lesser number as the contexts so requires, and words importing gender shall be deemed to include the other gender, or the body corporate or politic, and words importing the body corporate shall be deemed to include the body personal of either gender.
Words. Loomis" and "Sayles". The Distributor and its parent, Loomis, --------------------------- Sayles & Company, L.P., retain proprietary rights in the words "Loomis" and "Sayles," which may be used by the Trust and the Series only with the consent of the Distributor. The Distributor consents to the use by the Series of the name "Loomis Sayles Investment Grade Bond Fund" or any other name embodying the words "Loomis" or "Sayles," in such forms as the Distributor shall in writing approve, but only on condition and so long as (i) this Agreement shall remain in full force and (ii) the Trust shall fully perform, fulfill and comply with all provisions of this Agreement expressed herein to be performed, fulfilled or complied with by it. No such name shall be used by the Trust or the Series at any time or in any place or for any purposes or under any conditions except as in this section provided. The foregoing authorization by the Distributor to the Trust and the Series to use said words or letters as part of a business or name is not exclusive of the right of the Distributor itself to use, or to authorize others to use, the same; the Trust acknowledges and agrees that as between the Distributor and the Trust and the Series, the Distributor has the exclusive right so to use, or authorize others to use, said words and letters, and the Trust agrees to take such action as may reasonably be requested by the Distributor to give full effect to the provisions of this section (including, without limitation, consenting to such use of said words or letters). Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Trust agrees that, upon any termination of this Agreement by either party or upon the violation of any of its provisions by the Trust, the Trust will, at the request of the Distributor made within six months after the Distributor has knowledge of such termination or violation, use its best efforts to change the name of the Trust and the Series so as to eliminate all reference, if any, to the words "Loomis" and "Sayles" and will not thereafter transact any business in a name containing the words "Loomis" or "Sayles" in any form or combination whatsoever, or designate itself as the same entity as or successor to any entity of such name, or otherwise use the words "Loomis" or "Sayles" or any other reference to the Distributor. Such covenants on the part of the Trust and each Series shall be binding upon it, its trustees, officers, shareholders, creditors and all other perso...
Words. Within this Agreement, words of any gender shall be held and construed to include any other gender, and words in the singular number shall be held and construed to include the plural, unless the context otherwise requires.
Words. Words (including defined terms) using or importing the singular number include the plural and vice versa and words importing one gender only shall include all genders and words importing persons in this Agreement shall include individuals, partnerships, corporations and any other entities, legal or otherwise.