FOURTH AMENDMENT TO
SECURED REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENT AND
SECURED REVOLVING CREDIT NOTE
Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Reference is hereby made to that certain Secured Revolving Credit
Agreement dated as of April 26, 1990, as amended (the "Credit Agreement")
originally among the undersigned, CALGENE, INC., a Delaware corporation (the
"Company"), Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank (the "Bank") and Caisse Nationale de
Credit Agricole, acting through its Grand Cayman Branch ("Credit Agricole") and
Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank as agent thereunder (the "Agent" ). All defined
terms used herein shall have the same meaning as in the Credit Agreement unless
otherwise defined herein.
The Bank has extended a $10,000,000 revolving credit facility to the
Company on the terms and conditions set forth in the Credit Agreement. Credit
Agricole has assigned to Xxxxxx, and Xxxxxx has assumed all of Credit Agricole's
rights and obligations under the Credit Agreement. The Company and Xxxxxx now
wish to extend the termination date of the Credit Agreement to January 31, 1995,
amend Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank's commitment under the Credit Agreement to $
13,000,000, and amend certain terms of the Credit Agreement, all in the manner
and on the terms and conditions set forth in this Amendment.
SECTION 1. AMENDMENTS.
Upon satisfaction of all the conditions precedent set forth in Section 2
hereof, the Credit Agreement shall be amended as follows:
Section 1.1 Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank's commitment shall be
$13,000,000, the Bank's Commitment shall hereby be increased to $13,000,000 and
the Termination Date of the Credit Agreement shall be extended to January 31,
Section 1.2 Section l.l(a) of the Credit Agreement shall be amended in
its entirety to read as follows:
"Section 1.1. Amount and Term. (a) The maximum aggregate
principal amount of all Loans outstanding under the Revolving Credit at
any one time outstanding plus the amount available for drawing under
all outstanding L/C's, the face amount of all outstanding B/A's
and the aggregate principal amount of all unpaid Reimbursement
Obligations (each as hereinafter defined) shall not exceed the lesser
of (i) the Banks' Commitments (as hereinafter defined) in effect from
time to time during the term of this Agreement or (ii) the then
Borrowing Base as determined on the basis of the most recent Borrowing
Base Certificate, and shall be available to the Company, and may be
availed of by the Company from time to time, be repaid (subject to the
restrictions on prepayment set forth herein) and used again, during
the period from the date hereof to and including January 31, 1995
(the "Termination Date" ).
(b) The respective maximum aggregate principal amounts of
the Revolving Credit at any one time outstanding which each Bank by its
acceptance hereof severally agrees to make available to the Company are
as follows (collectively, the "Banks' Commitments" and individually, a
Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank $13,000,000 100%
Total $13.000,000 100%
All Loans under the Revolving Credit shall be made from each Bank in
proportion to its respective Bank's Commitment as above set forth.
Each Domestic Rate Loan shall be in an amount not less than
$100,000 or such greater amount which is an integral multiple of
$50,000 and each Eurodollar Loan shall be in an amount not less than
$1,000,000 or such greater amount which is an integral multiple of
Section 1.3. Section 4.6(i) of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
replacing the figure "75%" appearing therein with the figure "80%".
Section 1.4. Section 4.6(ii) shall be amended by replacing the figure
"75%" with the figure "70%".
Section 1.5. Section 4.6(iv) of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
replacing the figure "50%" with the figure "60%".
Section 1.6. Section 7.4(b) of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
replacing the figure "90" appearing in the second line therein with the figure
Section 1.7. Section 7.4(f) of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
replacing the phrase "20 business days" appearing therein with the phrase "45
Section 1.8. Section 7.5 of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
inserting the phrase "and its Subsidiaries" after the word "Company" appearing
in line 4 thereof.
Section 1.9. Section 7.10 of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
replacing the phrase "2 to 1" appearing therein with the phrase "1.5 to l".
Section 1.10. Section 7.11 of the Credit Agreement shall be amended by
replacing the figure "$12,000,000" appearing therein with the figure
Section 1.11. Section 7.17(j) shall be amended by replacing the phrase
"one year" appearing therein with the phrase "two years".
Section 1.12. Section 7.18(c) of the Credit Agreement shall be amended
by adding before the semi-colon at the end thereof the phrase "and to the sale
of any or all of the Company's interest in Osmotica Foods, Inc.".
Section 1.13. Section 7.23 of the Credit Agreement shall be amended to
read as follows:
Section 1.14. Exhibit A to the Credit Agreement and the Revolving Note
of the Company payable to the order of Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank (the
"Note") shall each be amended by deleting the date "January 31, 1994" appearing
twice in the first paragraph therein and inserting in lieu thereof the date
"January 31, 1995", by deleting the phrase "Ten Million Dollars ($10,000,000)"
appearing in the first paragraph therein and inserting in lieu thereof the
phrase "Thirteen Million Dollars ($13,000,000)".
Section 1.15. Exhibit D to the Credit Agreement shall be replaced by
Exhibit D attached hereto.
Section 1.16. Xxxxxx Trust and Savings Bank shall type the following
legend on its Note:
"This Note has been amended pursuant to the terms of a Fourth Amendment
to Secured Revolving Credit Agreement and Secured Revolving Credit
Note dated as of February 25, 1994, including an increase in the
principal amount and an extension of the maturity date hereof, to which
reference is hereby made for a statement of terms thereof."
SECTION 2. CONDITIONS PRECEDENT.
The effectiveness of this Amendment is subject to the satisfaction of
all of the following conditions precedent:
Section 2.1. The Company and the Bank shall have executed this Amendment
(such execution may be in several counterparts and the several parties hereto
may execute on separate counterparts).
Section 2.2. Each of the representations and warranties set forth in
Section 5 of the Credit Agreement shall be true and correct.
Section 2.3. The Company shall be in full compliance with all of the
terms and conditions of the Credit Agreement and no Event of Default or
Potential Default shall have occurred and be continuing thereunder or shall
result after giving effect to this Amendment.
Section 2.4. All legal matters incident to the execution and delivery
hereof and the instruments and documents contemplated hereby shall be
satisfactory to the Bank.
Section 2.5. The Bank shall have received copies (executed or certified
as may be appropriate) of all legal documents or proceedings taken in connection
with the execution and delivery of this Amendment, all other instruments and
documents contemplated hereby and an opinion of Xxxxxx, Brand, Seymour & Xxxxxx,
counsel to the Company, in the form attached hereto as Exhibit A.
In order to induce the Bank to execute and deliver this Amendment, the
Company hereby represents to the Bank that as of the date hereof, each of the
representations and warranties set forth in Section 5 of the Credit Agreement
are and shall be and remain true and correct (except that the representations
contained in Section 5.2 shall be deemed to refer to the most recent financial
statements of the Company delivered to the Bank) and the Company is in full
compliance with all of the terms and conditions of the Credit Agreement and no
Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing thereunder or shall
result after giving effect to this Amendment.
Section 4.1. The Company has heretofore executed and delivered to the
Agent that certain Security Agreement Re: Inventory and Receivables and various
separate Pledge and Security Agreements, each dated as of April 26, 1990 (the
"Security Documents" ) and the Company hereby agrees that notwithstanding the
execution and delivery of this Amendment, the Security Documents shall be and
remain in full force and effect and that any rights and remedies of the Agent
thereunder, obligations of the Company thereunder and any liens and security
interests created or provided for thereunder shall be and remain in full force
and effect and shall not be affected, impaired or discharged thereby. Nothing
herein contained shall in any manner affect or impair the priority of the liens
and security interests created and provided for by the Security Documents as to
the indebtedness which would be secured thereby prior to giving effect to this
Section 4.2. The Company agrees to pay on demand all costs and expenses
of or incurred by the Bank in connection with the negotiation, preparation,
execution and delivery of this Amendment, including the fees and expenses of
counsel for the Bank.
Section 4.3. Except as specifically amended herein the Credit Agreement
and the Note shall continue in full force and effect in accordance with their
original terms. Reference to this specific Amendment need not be made in any
note, document, letter, certificate, the Credit Agreement itself, the Note, or
any communication issued or made pursuant to or with respect to the Credit
Agreement or the Note, any reference to the Credit Agreement or Note being
sufficient to refer to the Credit Agreement as amended hereby.
Section 4.4. This Amendment may be executed in any number of
counterparts, and by the different parties on different counterparts, all of
which taken together shall constitute one and the same agreement. Any of the
parties hereto may execute this Amendment by signing any such counterpart and
each of such counterparts shall for all purposes be deemed to be an original.
This Amendment shall be governed by the internal laws of the State of Illinois.
Dated as of February 25, 1994.
By /c/ Xxxx Xxxxxxx
Its Vice President, Finance
Accepted as of the date last written above.
XXXXXX TRUST AND SAVINGS BANK
By /c/ Xxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
Its Vice President