CPI Increase means the percentage increase in CPI over the preceding Lease Year as calculated by the fraction whose numerator is (a) the most current CPI available on the date of calculation minus (b) the most current CPI available on the first day of the immediately preceding Lease Year in question (the “Base CPI”), and whose denominator is the Base CPI, but in no event shall the “CPI Increase” be less than zero.

CPI Increase. The greater of (a) zero and (b) a fraction, expressed as a decimal, determined as of each Escalator Adjustment Date, (x) the numerator of which shall be the difference between (i) the average CPI for the three (3) most recent calendar months (the “Prior Months”) ending prior to such Escalator Adjustment Date (for which the CPI has been published as of such Escalator Adjustment Date) and (ii) the average CPI for the three (3) corresponding calendar months occurring one (1) year prior to the Prior Months (such average CPI, the “Beginning CPI”), and (y) the denominator of which shall be the Beginning CPI.

CPI Increase means the increase in the cost of living as measured by the percentage by which the average Consumer Price Index for Canada, as published by Statistics Canada, over the twelve (12) month period ending in April of the Year of Review exceeds the average Consumer Price Index for Canada, as published by Statistics Canada, over the twelve (12) month period ending in April immediately preceding the Year of Review.

## Examples of *CPI Increase* in a sentence

If the Parties cannot agree on such coverage, the amount of such coverage shall be increased every three (3) years to reflect the

**CPI Increase**over such period.Beginning on the date described below and continuing thereafter during the Term as described below, StadCo shall make, or cause to be made, deposits into the StadCo Capital Projects Fund in an annual amount equal to Two Million Five Hundred Thousand and No/100 Dollars ($2,500,000.00), which amount shall increase annually by the

**CPI Increase**.

## More Definitions of *CPI Increase*

CPI Increase means the percentage increase (but not decrease) in (i) the CPI published for the beginning of each Lease Year, over (ii) the CPI published for the beginning of the immediately preceding Lease Year.

CPI Increase means, when used to qualify a fixed dollar amount set forth herein at the date in question, such fixed dollar amount, as increased by the percentage by which the Consumer Price Index at the time of such measurement shall have increased over such Consumer Price Index for December 2003.

CPI Increase means the percentage change in the CPI for the month which is two months prior to the date of this Lease or the CPI used for the immediately preceding Adjustment Date, as applicable, and the CPI for the month which is two months prior to the applicable Adjustment Date.

CPI Increase means the relevant figure multiplied by a fraction, the numerator of which shall be the CPI on each anniversary of the Closing Date and the denominator of which shall be the CPI on the Closing Date, which CPI Increase is calculated on each anniversary of the Closing Date.

CPI Increase. The greater of (a) zero and (b) a fraction, expressed as a decimal, determined as of the first day of each Lease Year, (x) the numerator of which shall be the difference between (i) the average CPI for the three (3) most recent calendar months (the “Prior Months”) ending prior to such first day (for which the CPI has been published as of such first day) and (ii) the average CPI for the three (3) corresponding calendar months occurring one (1) year prior to the Prior Months (such average CPI, the “Beginning CPI”), and (y) the denominator of which shall be the Beginning CPI.

CPI Increase. The percentage increase, if any, in (i) the Cost of Living Index published for the month which is two (2) months prior to the commencement of the applicable Lease Year, over (ii) the Cost of Living Index published for the month which is fourteen (14) months prior to the commencement of the applicable Lease Year.

CPI Increase means the quotient (expressed as a percentage) of (a) the positive difference, if any, between (i) the CPI for the month which is one month prior to the month of the applicable CPI Adjustment Date and (ii) the CPI for the month which is thirteen months prior to the month of such CPI Adjustment Date (the "Base CPI"), and (b) the Base CPI. In the event the statistics are not available or in the event that publication of the CPI is modified or discontinued in its entirety, the CPI Increase shall be determined on the basis of an index chosen by Lessor as a comparable and recognized index of the purchasing power of the United States consumer dollar published by the United States Department of Labor or other governmental agency. In the event that the CPI contemplated herein is not reported for the months required for the calculation set forth above, the parties agree to utilize the CPI reported for the month(s) nearest preceding the month(s) required for such calculation.