Escrowed Uses in Resignation Clause

Resignation from Escrow Agreement

ESCROW AGREEMENT, dated as of July 31, 2009 (the Agreement) by and among Alternative Asset Management Acquisition Corp., a Delaware corporation (Parent), Great American Group, Inc., a Delaware Corporation (the Company), Andrew Gumaer (the Member Representative), as the representative of the members of Great American (the GA Members) and the phantom stock holders of Great American (the Phantom Holders and together with the GA Members, the GA Recipients) listed on Exhibit A hereto, and Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, a New York corporation (the Escrow Agent). Capitalized terms not defined herein shall have the meanings ascribed to such terms in the Definitive Agreement.

Resignation. The Escrow Agent may resign at any time and be discharged from its duties as escrow agent hereunder by its giving the other parties hereto written notice and such resignation shall become effective as hereinafter provided. Such resignation shall become effective at such time that the Escrow Agent shall turn over to a successor escrow agent appointed by the Company and approved by the Member Representative, the Escrowed Indemnification Stock (organization) values">Escrowed Indemnification Stock held hereunder. If no new escrow agent is so appointed within the 60 day period following the giving of such notice of resignation, the Escrow Agent may deposit the Escrowed Indemnification Stock with any court it deems appropriate.