“EEA Member Country” means any of the member states of the Xxxxxxxx Xxxxx, Xxxxxxx, Xxxxxxxxxxxxx, Xxxxxx Xxxxxxx and Norway.
“EEA Resolution Authority” means any public administrative authority or any person entrusted with public administrative authority of any EEA Member Country (including any delegee) having responsibility for the resolution of any EEA Financial Institution.
“Effective Date” has the meaning ascribed to such term in Section 4.1.
“Electronic System” means any electronic system, including e-mail, e-fax, Intralinks®, ClearPar®, Debtdomain®, SyndTrak® and any other internet or extranet-based site, whether such electronic system is owned, operated or hosted by the Administrative Agent or any Issuing Bank or any of its respective Related Parties or any other Persons, providing for access to data protected by passcodes or other security system.
“Eligible Assignee” means any Person that meets the requirements to be an assignee pursuant to Section 10.10(a) (subject to such consents, if any, as may be required pursuant to Section 10.10(a)(iii)).
“EMU Legislation” means the legislative measures of the European Union for the introduction of, changeover to or operation of the Euro in one or more member states.
“Environmental Claims” means any and all administrative, regulatory or judicial actions, suits, demands, demand letters, claims, liens, notices of non-compliance or violation, investigations or proceedings relating to any Environmental Law (“Claims”) or any permit issued under any Environmental Law, including, without limitation, (i) any and all Claims by governmental or regulatory authorities for enforcement, cleanup, removal, response, remedial or other actions or damages pursuant to any applicable Environmental Law, and (ii) any and all Claims by any third party seeking damages, contribution, indemnification, cost recovery, compensation or injunctive relief resulting from Hazardous Materials or arising from alleged injury or threat of injury to the environment or natural resources.
“Environmental Law” means any applicable foreign, federal, state or local statute, law, rule, regulation, ordinance, code, policy or rule of common law now or hereafter in effect, including any judicial or administrative order, consent, decree or judgment, relating to pollution, or protection of the environment, or natural resources, or, to the extent relating to the use, handling, transportation, treatment, storage, disposal, release or discharge of any Hazardous Materials, health and safety.
“Equity Interest” means as to any Person, any capital stock, shares, partnership interest, membership interest, quota or other equity interest in such Person, or any warrant, option or other right to acquire any Equity Interest in such Person (but excluding any debt security convertible into or exchangeable for Equity Interests, regardless of whether such debt securities include any right of participations with Equity Interests).
“Equity Owners” means, at any time, Holdings or any Subsidiary of Holdings that directly owns the Equity Interests in a Collateral Rig Owner.
“ERISA” means the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended from time to time, and any successor thereto.
“ERISA Affiliate” means, any trade or business (whether or not incorporated) that, together with the Borrower, is treated as a single employer under Section 414(b) or (c) of the Code or, solely for purposes of Section 302 of ERISA and Section 412 of the Code, is treated as a single employer under Section 414(m) of the Code.