Legal Definitions Dictionary

Person 84k

Person means an individual or corporation, partnership, trust, incorporated or unincorporated association, joint venture, limited liability company, joint stock company, government (or an agency or subdivision thereof) or other entity of any kind.

Affiliate 71k

Affiliate means, with respect to a specified Person, another Person that directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, Controls or is Controlled by or is under common Control with the Person specified.

Business Day 69k

Business Day means any day except any Saturday, any Sunday, any day which is a federal legal holiday in the United States or any day on which banking institutions in the State of New York are authorized or required by law or other governmental action to close.

Code 66k

Code means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

Exchange Act 57k

Exchange Act means the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

Subsidiary 54k

Subsidiary means a subsidiary corporation, whether now or hereafter existing, as defined in Section 424(f) of the Code.

Board 44k

Board means the Board of Directors of the Company.

Securities Act 42k

Securities Act means the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.

Company 38k

Company means the Person named as the "Company" in the first paragraph of this instrument until a successor Person shall have become such pursuant to the applicable provisions of this Indenture, and thereafter "Company" shall mean such successor Person.

Common Stock 33k

Common Stock means the common stock of the Company.

Plan 30k

Plan means this Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

GAAP 28k

GAAP means United States generally accepted accounting principles.

Effective Date 28k

Effective Date means each date and time that the Registration Statement, any post-effective amendment or amendments thereto and any Rule 462(b) Registration Statement became or becomes effective.

SEC 26k

SEC means the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Agreement 26k

Agreement means this Co-Lender Agreement, the exhibits and schedules hereto, and all amendments hereof and supplements hereto.

Committee 25k

Committee means the Compensation Committee of the Board.


ERISA means the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended.

Participant 23k

Participant means a person to whom a Stock Award is granted pursuant to the Plan or, if applicable, such other person who holds an outstanding Stock Award.

Disability 23k

Disability means total and permanent disability as defined in Section 22(e)(3) of the Code.

Lien 22k

Lien means any mortgage, pledge, hypothecation, assignment, deposit arrangement, encumbrance, lien (statutory or other), charge, or preference, priority or other security interest or preferential arrangement in the nature of a security interest of any kind or nature whatsoever (including any conditional sale or other title retention agreement, any easement, right of way or other encumbrance on title to real property, and any financing lease having substantially the same economic effect as any of the foregoing).