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Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

FIRST SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “First Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of March 2, 2020, among Level 3 Communications, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “New Guarantor”), a direct or indirect subsidiary of Level 3 Parent, LLC (or its successor), a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”) on behalf of itself and the Guarantors (the “Existing Guarantors”), if any, under the Indenture referred to below, and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”).

Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

FIRST SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “First Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of December 21, 2020, among Level 3 Communications, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “New Guarantor”), a direct or indirect subsidiary of Level 3 Parent, LLC (or its successor), a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”) on behalf of itself and the Guarantors (the “Existing Guarantors”), if any, under the Indenture referred to below, and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”).

Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

SECOND SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of December 21, 2020 among LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a limited liability company (“Level 3 LLC”), and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”).

Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

SECOND SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of March 2, 2020 among LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a limited liability company (“Level 3 LLC”), and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”).

Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

SECOND SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of December 21, 2020 among LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a limited liability company (“Level 3 LLC”), and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”).

Qwest CorpAMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of October 23, 2020 among QWEST CORPORATION, THE LENDERS NAMED HEREIN, COBANK, ACB, as Administrative Agent COBANK, ACB, as Sole Bookrunner and Sole Lead Arranger (March 3rd, 2021)
Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of April 15, 2020 among LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, BROADWING, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, BROADWING COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, GLOBAL CROSSING TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC., a Michigan corporation, LEVEL 3 TELECOM HOLDINGS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, TELCOVE OPERATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, and WILTEL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (each a “New Guarantor” and collectively, the “New Guarantors”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”), on behalf of itself and the existing guarantors (other than Level 3 Parent) (the “Existing Guarantors”), under the Indenture referred to below, and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee and coll

Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

FIRST SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “First Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of December 21, 2020, among Level 3 Communications, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “New Guarantor”), a direct or indirect subsidiary of Level 3 Parent, LLC (or its successor), a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”) on behalf of itself and the Guarantors (the “Existing Guarantors”), if any, under the Indenture referred to below, and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”).

Frontier Communications CorpEMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (March 3rd, 2021)

This EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”) is entered into as of December 7, 2020 (the “Agreement Date”), by and between Frontier Communications Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and Nick Jeffery (the “Executive”). Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein shall have the meaning ascribed to such terms in Section 23.

Level 3 Parent, LLCContract (March 3rd, 2021)

SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this “Supplemental Indenture”) dated as of April 15, 2020 among LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, BROADWING, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, BROADWING COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, GLOBAL CROSSING TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC., a Michigan corporation, LEVEL 3 TELECOM HOLDINGS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, TELCOVE OPERATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, and WILTEL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (each a “New Guarantor” and collectively, the “New Guarantors”), LEVEL 3 PARENT, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Level 3 Parent”), LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”), on behalf of itself and the existing guarantors (other than Level 3 Parent) (the “Existing Guarantors”), under the Indenture referred to below, and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee and coll

Telephone & Data Systems Inc /De/TELEPHONE AND DATA SYSTEMS, INC. (a Delaware corporation) Preferred Stock Represented by Depositary Shares UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT (March 2nd, 2021)

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), proposes to issue and sell from time to time shares of its Preferred Stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “Preferred Shares”) represented by depositary shares (the “Depositary Shares”) deposited against delivery of Depositary Receipts (the “Depositary Receipts”) evidencing the Depositary Shares (which amount does not include the possible issuance and sale of additional Option Underwritten Securities, as hereinafter defined, if any), in or pursuant to one or more offerings on terms to be determined at the time of sale. Each Depositary Share will represent beneficial ownership of the fraction of a Preferred Share specified in the Terms Agreement (as defined below).

CBEP Investments, LLCJOINT FILING AGREEMENT (March 2nd, 2021)

The undersigned hereby agree that the statement on Schedule 13D/A to which this Agreement is annexed as Exhibit 99.1, and any amendments thereto, is and will be filed on behalf of each of them in accordance with the provisions of Rule 13d-1(k) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

Telephone & Data Systems Inc /De/TELEPHONE AND DATA SYSTEMS, INC. (a Delaware corporation) Preferred Stock Represented by Depositary Shares TERMS AGREEMENT (March 2nd, 2021)

We understand that Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), proposes to issue and sell an aggregate of 16,000,000 depositary shares (the “Depositary Shares”), each representing a 1/1,000th ownership interest in a share of the Company’s 6.625% Series UU Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock, with a liquidation preference of $25,000 per share (equivalent to $25.00 per Depositary Share) (the “Preferred Stock” and, together with the Depositary Shares, the “Securities”) (such securities also being hereinafter referred to as the “Initial Underwritten Securities”). Subject to the terms and conditions set forth or incorporated by reference herein, we the underwriters named below (the “Underwriters”) offer to purchase, severally and not jointly, the number of Initial Underwritten Securities opposite our respective names set forth below at the purchase price set forth below, and a proportionate share of Option Underwritten Securities set forth below, to

Telephone & Data Systems Inc /De/DEPOSIT AGREEMENT March 2, 2021 TELEPHONE AND DATA SYSTEMS, INC., AS ISSUER, COMPUTERSHARE INC. AND COMPUTERSHARE TRUST COMPANY, N.A., AS DEPOSITARY, COMPUTERSHARE TRUST COMPANY, N.A. AS REGISTRAR AND TRANSFER AGENT, and COMPUTERSHARE INC. AS DIVIDEND ... (March 2nd, 2021)

DEPOSIT AGREEMENT, dated March 2, 2021, among TELEPHONE AND DATA SYSTEMS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), COMPUTERSHARE INC., a Delaware corporation (“Computershare”), and COMPUTERSHARE TRUST COMPANY, N.A., a federally chartered trust company (“Trust Company”), jointly as Depositary (as hereinafter defined), the Trust Company as Registrar (as hereinafter defined) and as Transfer Agent (as hereinafter defined), and Computershare as Dividend Disbursing Agent and Redemption Agent (as hereinafter defined), and all holders from time to time of Receipts (as hereinafter defined) issued hereunder.

Frontier Communications CorpTRANSITION AGREEMENT (February 18th, 2021)

THIS TRANSITION AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), dated as of February 18, 2021, is entered into by and between Frontier Communications Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and Bernard L. Han (the “Executive”).

Atento S.A.ATENTO LUXCO 1, as the Company, the GUARANTORS party hereto from time to time AND WILMINGTON TRUST, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as Trustee AND WILMINGTON TRUST (LONDON) LIMITED, in its capacity as Security Agent under the Intercreditor Agreement, as Security ... (February 10th, 2021)

INDENTURE dated as of February 10, 2021, among Atento Luxco 1, a public limited liability company (“société anonyme”) incorporated under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (the “Company”), the Initial Guarantors party hereto and WILMINGTON TRUST, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, a national banking association, as trustee (the “Trustee”) and WILMINGTON TRUST (LONDON) LIMITED, a limited company incorporated under the laws of England, as security agent (the “Security Agent”).

Alaska Communications Systems Group IncFIRST AMENDMENT TO FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (February 10th, 2021)

FIRST AMENDMENT, dated as of December 21, 2020 (this "Amendment"), made by ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS HOLDINGS, INC. (the "Borrower") and ING CAPITAL LLC, in its

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.Contract (February 5th, 2021)

SUPPLEMENT NO. 1 dated as of February 1, 2021 (this “Supplement”) to the PLEDGE AGREEMENT dated as of October 2, 2020, among CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS, INC., an Illinois corporation (the “Borrower”), CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS, INC., a Delaware corporation (“Holdings”), certain subsidiaries of the Borrower listed on Schedule 1 thereto (each such Subsidiary individually and any other Subsidiary of the Borrower that may become a party thereto from time to time, a “Subsidiary Pledgor” and, collectively, the “Subsidiary Pledgors”; the Subsidiary Pledgors, Holdings and the Borrower are referred to collectively as the “Pledgors”), and WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as collateral agent (in such capacity, the “Collateral Agent”) for the benefit of the Secured Parties.

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.FIRST SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (February 5th, 2021)

First Supplemental Indenture (this “Supplemental Indenture”), dated as of February 1, 2021, among Consolidated Communications of Florida Company, a Florida corporation, and Consolidated Communications of Colorado Company, a Delaware corporation (collectively, the Guaranteeing Subsidiaries”), each of which is a subsidiary of Consolidated Communications, Inc., an Illinois corporation (or its permitted successor) (the “Company”), the Company and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, a national banking association (or its permitted successor), as trustee and notes collateral agent under the Indenture referred to below (the “Trustee”). Capitalized terms used herein without definition shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the Indenture.

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.JOINDER AGREEMENT (February 5th, 2021)

This JOINDER AGREEMENT, dated as of February 1, 2021 (this “Joinder”), to the Guaranty Agreement referred to below is entered into by and among CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS, INC., an Illinois corporation (the “Borrower”), each entity party hereto as a New Subsidiary (each a “New Subsidiary” and collectively, the “New Subsidiaries”), and WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, a national banking association, as Administrative Agent for the Lenders (the “Administrative Agent”) under the Credit Agreement referred to below.

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.Contract (February 5th, 2021)

SUPPLEMENT NO. 1 dated as of February 1, 2021 (this “Supplement”) to the SECURITY AGREEMENT dated as of October 2, 2020, among CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS, INC., an Illinois corporation (the “Borrower”), CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS, INC., a Delaware corporation (“Holdings”), certain subsidiaries of the Borrower listed on Annex A thereto (each such Subsidiary and any other Subsidiary of the Borrower that may become a party thereto from time to time, a “Subsidiary Grantor”, the Subsidiary Grantors, Holdings and the Borrower are referred to collectively as the “Grantors”), and WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as collateral agent (in such capacity, the “Collateral Agent”) for the benefit of the Secured Parties.

Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc.AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER by and among SPECTRUM GLOBAL SOLUTIONS, INC. HW MERGER SUB, INC. HWN, INC., CERTAIN OF ITS STOCKHOLDERS and THE INVESTORS’ REPRESENTATIVE JANUARY 27, 2021 (February 2nd, 2021)

This AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER (this “Agreement”) is dated as of January 27, 2021, by and among Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc., a Nevada corporation (the “Buyer”), HW Merger Sub, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “MergerCo”), HWN, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), certain of the stockholders of the Company (each stockholder of the Company, a “Stockholder” and collectively, the “Stockholders”), and Mark Porter (the “Investors’ Representative”) (each a “Party” or collectively “Parties”). Certain terms used in this Agreement are defined in Section 10.6 hereof. An index of defined terms used in this Agreement is attached as Annex A hereto.

At&t Inc.U.S. $14,700,000,000 TERM LOAN CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of January 29, 2021 Among AT&T INC. as Borrower THE INITIAL LENDERS NAMED HEREIN as Initial Lenders and BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. as Agent BOFA SECURITIES, INC., as Global Coordinator, Joint Bookrunner ... (February 1st, 2021)

AT&T Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Borrower”), the banks, financial institutions and other institutional lenders listed on the signature pages hereof (the “Initial Lenders”), and Bank of America, N.A., as agent (in such capacity, the “Agent”) for the Lenders (as hereinafter defined), agree as follows:

At&t Inc.CONSULTING SERVICES AGREEMENT (January 25th, 2021)

Commencing on January 22, 2021 and continuing through January 21, 2022 (the “Term”), Randall Stephenson (hereinafter “Mr. Stephenson”) shall provide consulting services to or on behalf of AT&T Management Services, LLC (the “Company”) and its direct or indirect controlled or controlling affiliates or subsidiaries with respect to matters involving the operations and governance of AT&T Inc. and its affiliates as requested by Company (collectively, “Services”). Mr. Stephenson shall provide such Services according to a schedule as agreed upon by the Company and Mr. Stephenson; provided, however, the Company and Mr. Stephenson agree that the amount of time Mr. Stephenson devotes to the performance of Services shall not be more than twenty percent (20%) of the average amount of time spent by Mr. Stephenson performing services for the Company during the thirty-six (36) month period immediately preceding his retirement on January 21, 2021.

Verizon Communications IncVERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC. 1.680% Notes due 2030 2.987% Notes due 2056 REGISTRATION RIGHTS AGREEMENT (January 22nd, 2021)

If the undersigned is not a Broker-Dealer, the undersigned represents that it acquired the Exchange Notes in the ordinary course of its business, it is not engaged in, and does not intend to engage in, a distribution of Exchange Notes and it has no arrangements or understandings with any person to participate in a distribution of the Exchange Notes. If the undersigned is a Broker- Dealer that will receive Exchange Notes for its own account in exchange for New Notes, it represents that the New Notes to be exchanged for Exchange Notes were acquired by it as a result of market-making activities or other trading activities and acknowledges that it will deliver a prospectus in connection with any resale of such Exchange Notes; however, by so acknowledging and by delivering a prospectus, the undersigned will not be deemed to admit that it is an “underwriter” within the meaning of the Act.

Level 3 Parent, LLCLEVEL 3 PARENT, LLC, as Guarantor, LEVEL 3 FINANCING, INC., as Issuer, and THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMPANY, N.A., as Trustee Indenture Dated as of January 13, 2021 3.750% Sustainability-Linked Senior Notes Due 2029 (January 13th, 2021)

INDENTURE, dated as of January 13, 2021, among Level 3 Parent, LLC, a limited liability company duly organized and existing under the laws of the State of Delaware (herein called “Level 3 Parent”), having its principal office at 1025 Eldorado Boulevard, Broomfield, CO 80021, Level 3 Financing, Inc., a corporation duly organized and existing under the laws of the State of Delaware (herein called the “Issuer”), having its principal office at 1025 Eldorado Boulevard, Broomfield, CO 80021, and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee (herein called the “Trustee”).

Singer KarenVOTING AGREEMENT (January 8th, 2021)

This VOTING AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”) is dated as of December 31, 2020, by and between the undersigned holder (“Shareholder”) of common stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “Company Common Stock”) of Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. a Delaware corporation (the “Company”) and Project 8 Buyer, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Parent”). All terms used herein and not defined herein shall have the meanings assigned thereto in the Merger Agreement (as defined below).

ATN International, Inc.Joint Filing Agreement (January 8th, 2021)

Pursuant to and in accordance with the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules and regulations thereunder (the “Exchange Act”) the undersigned hereby agree to the joint filing on behalf of each of them of any filing required by such party under Section 13 of the Exchange Act or any rule or regulation thereunder (including any amendment, restatement, supplement, and/or exhibit thereto) with respect to securities of Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation, and further agree to the filing, furnishing, and/or incorporation by reference of this Agreement as an exhibit thereto. Each of them is responsible for the timely filing of such filings and any amendments thereto, and for the completeness and accuracy of the information concerning such person contained therein; but none of them is responsible for the completeness or accuracy of the information concerning the other persons making the filing, unless such person knows or has reason to believe t

Vonage Holdings CorpAMENDMENT NO. 1 TO FIXED TERM CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT (January 7th, 2021)

Amendment No. 1, dated December 31, 2020 (“Amendment”) to that certain Fixed Term Employment Agreement, dated August 18, 2020 (the “Existing Agreement”), among Vonage Holdings Corp. (“Vonage” or the “Company”) and Tim Shaughnessy (the “Executive” and together with Vonage, the “Parties”).

Bce IncELEVENTH SUPPLEMENTAL TRUST INDENTURE (January 7th, 2021)

WHEREAS the Corporation currently has subordinated debentures, Series 1 and Series 2 issued and outstanding pursuant to a trust indenture between Bell Canada and the Trustee dated as of April 17, 1996, as from time to time supplemented, modified or changed (the “Original Trust Indenture”);

Bce IncTHIS SEVENTH SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE made as of the 1st day of January, 2021. (January 7th, 2021)

BELL MTS INC., a body corporate existing under the laws of the Province of Manitoba and having its registered office in the City of Winnipeg, in the Province of Manitoba

Bce IncFIFTY-EIGHTH SUPPLEMENTAL TRUST INDENTURE (January 7th, 2021)

WHEREAS the Corporation currently has debentures, Series EG, EH, EJ, EO, EU and EZ issued and outstanding pursuant to a trust indenture between Bell Canada and the Trustee dated as of July 1, 1976, as from time to time supplemented, modified or changed (the “Original Trust Indenture”);

GTT Communications, Inc.EXECUTION COPY #4842-1976-9300 PRIMING FACILITY CREDIT AGREEMENT dated as of December 28, 2020 among GTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC., as the Parent Guarantor, GTT COMMUNICATIONS B.V., as the Borrower, THE LENDING INSTITUTIONS NAMED HEREIN, as Lenders, and ... (December 29th, 2020)
GTT Communications, Inc.EXECUTION VERSION AMENDMENT NO. 4 TO CREDIT AGREEMENT AND CONSENT This AMENDMENT NO. 4 TO CREDIT AGREEMENT AND CONSENT (this “Amendment and Consent”) is entered into as of December 28, 2020 among GTT Communications, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the ... (December 29th, 2020)
GTT Communications, Inc.FIFTH SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (December 29th, 2020)

Fifth Supplemental Indenture (this “Supplemental Indenture”), dated as of December 28, 2020, among GTT Communications, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Issuer”), the guarantors party hereto (the “Guarantors”) and Wilmington Trust, National Association, a national banking association organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America, as trustee (in such capacity, the “Trustee”).