Amendment

Amendment No. 1 to Convertible Note

by Bigstring
February 4th, 2011
EXHIBIT 4.5
 
 
This Amendment No. 1 to Convertible Note (this “Amendment”) is made this 31st day of January, 2011, by and between BigString Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the “Borrower”), and Whalehaven Capital Fund Limited (the “Holder”), and amends that certain Convertible Note dated February 29, 2008 in the principal amount of $250,000 issued by the Borrower to the Holder (the “Note”).  The Borrower and the Holder are each occasionally referred to herein as a “Party” and together as the “Parties.”
 
WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms of that certain Agreement and Release of even date herewith by and between the Borrower and the Holder (the “Agreement and Release”) and in exchange for the consideration described therein, the Parties have agreed to amend the Note on the terms set forth in this Amendment;
 
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants and other agreements contained in the Agreement and Release, the Parties hereby agree as follows:
 
1.           The introductory paragraph of the Note is amended in its entirety as follows:
 
“For value received, BigString Corporation, a Delaware corporation (hereinafter called “Borrower”), hereby promises to pay to Whalehaven Capital Fund Limited (the “Holder”), without demand, the sum of $250,000, with simple and unpaid interest thereon, on February 28, 2013 (the “Maturity Date”), if not paid sooner.”
 
2.           Except as expressly amended hereby, the terms and conditions of the Note shall remain in full force and effect.
 
3.           This Amendment shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey.
 
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned have executed and acknowledged this Amendment as of the date first written above.
 
 
BIGSTRING CORPORATION
 
       
 
By:
/s/ Darin Myman  
  Name: Darin Myman  
  Title: President and Chief Executive Officer  
       
 
 
WHALEHAVEN CAPITAL FUND LIMITED
 
       
 
By:
/s/ Eric Weisblum as attorney-in-fact for Arthur Jones  
  Name: Arthur Jones  
  Title: Director