Definitions from Preferred Stock Purchase Agreement
This PREFERRED STOCK PURCHASE AGREEMENT, dated as of June 28, 2017 (this Agreement), is entered into by and among CARRIZO OIL & GAS, INC., a Texas corporation (the Company), and the purchasers set forth in Schedule A hereto (the Purchasers).
Definitions. As used in this Agreement, the following terms have the meanings indicated: Affiliate shall have the meaning ascribed to it, on the date hereof, in Rule 405 under the Securities Act. For purposes of this Agreement, (i) The Blackstone Group, L.P. and all private equity funds, portfolio companies, parallel investment entities, and alternative investment entities owned, managed, or Controlled by The Blackstone Group, L.P. or its Affiliates that are not part of the credit-related businesses of The Blackstone Group L.P. shall not be considered or otherwise deemed to be an Affiliate of the Purchasers or their Affiliates that are part of the credit-related businesses of The Blackstone Group L.P., other than with respect to Section 6.01 and Section 8.10; and (ii) any fund or account managed, advised or sub-advised by or Controlled by GSO or its Affiliates within the credit-related businesses of The Blackstone Group L.P. shall constitute an Affiliate of the Purchasers. Agreement has the meaning specified in the introductory paragraph of this Agreement. Amended Credit Agreement has the meaning specified in the Recitals. Anti-Corruption Law has the meaning specified in Section 3.25. Appraiser has the meaning specified in Section 2.03. Board of Directors means the board of directors of the Company. Business Day means any day other than a Saturday, Sunday, any federal legal holiday or day on which banking institutions in the State of New York or State of Texas are authorized or required by Law or other governmental action to close. Closing has the meaning specified in Section 2.02(a). Closing Date has the meaning specified in Section 2.02(a). Code means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended. Commission means the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Common Stock means the common stock of the Company, par value $0.01 per share. Company has the meaning specified in the introductory paragraph of this Agreement. Company Group Subsidiaries means all of the Subsidiaries of the Company. Company Related Parties has the meaning specified in Section 6.02. Company SEC Documents has the meaning specified in Section 3.03. Confidentiality Agreement means the Amended and Restated Confidentiality Agreement, dated as of June 5, 2017, between the Company and GSO. Control mean the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to direct, or cause the direction of, the management and policies of a Person whether through the ownership of voting securities, by contract or otherwise. The terms Controlled and Controlling shall have correlative meanings Credit Agreement means that certain Credit Agreement, dated as of January 27, 2011, by and among the Company, BNP Paribas, as Administrative Agent, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and Royal Bank of Canada, as Co-Syndication Agents, Capital One, N.A. and Compass Bank, as Co-Documentation Agents, BNP Paribas Securities Corp. as Sole Lead Arranger and Sole Bookrunner, and the Lenders party thereto, as amended from time to time. CRZO Entities means the Company and the Company Group Subsidiaries, collectively. Environmental Law means any Law relating to the prevention of pollution or protection of the environment or imposing legally enforceable liability or standards of conduct concerning any Hazardous Materials. Equity Offering means any underwritten public offering of at least 10,000,000 shares of Common Stock by the Company. ERISA has the meaning specified in Section 3.24. ERISA-Subject Plan has the meaning specified in Section 3.24. Exchange Act means the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended from time to time, and the rules and regulations of the Commission promulgated thereunder. FCPA has the meaning specified in Section 3.25. Funding Obligation means an amount equal to the Purchase Price multiplied by the number of Purchased Shares to be purchased by a Purchaser on the Closing Date, as set forth opposite such Purchasers name on Schedule A. GAAP means generally accepted accounting principles in the United States of America as of the date hereof; provided that for the financial statements of the Company prepared as of a certain date, GAAP referenced therein shall be GAAP as of the date of such financial statements. Governmental Authority means, with respect to a particular Person, any country, state, county, city and political subdivision in which such Person or such Persons Property is located or which exercises valid jurisdiction over any such Person or such Persons Property, and any court, agency, department, commission, board, bureau or instrumentality of any of them and any monetary authority which exercises valid jurisdiction over any such Person or such Persons Property. Unless otherwise specified, all references to Governmental Authority herein with respect to the Company mean a Governmental Authority having jurisdiction over the CRZO Entities or any of their respective Properties. GSO means GSO Capital Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership