U.S. Bureau of Land Management Uses in DEFINITIONS Clause

DEFINITIONS from Purchase and Sale Agreement

This Purchase and Sale Agreement (this Agreement) is made and entered into on May 4, 2017, by and among Atlas Energy Tennessee, LLC, a Pennsylvania limited liability company, Atlas Pipeline Tennessee, LLC, a Pennsylvania limited liability company, Atlas Noble, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, Viking Resources, LLC, a Pennsylvania limited liability company, Resource Energy, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, Atlas Resources, LLC, a Pennsylvania limited liability company, REI-NY, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, Resource Well Services, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, Atlas Energy Ohio, LLC, an Ohio limited liability company and, solely with respect to Section 7.16, Section 7.17, Article 11, Article 20 and Article 18 (to the extent related to employee or ERISA-related matters), Atlas Energy Group, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (each a Seller and collectively Sellers) and Diversified Energy LLC, an Alabama limited liability company (Buyer)

DEFINITIONS. When used in this Agreement, the following terms have the following meanings (other defined terms may be found elsewhere in this Agreement): Affiliate means when used with respect to any Person, any other Person that, directly or indirectly, Controls, is Controlled by, or is under common Control with, such Person in question. For purposes of this Agreement, prior to the Reorganization the Existing Partnerships are Affiliates of Sellers. Aggregate Deductible Amount means $3,000,000. Agreement is defined in the preamble. Allocated Value means, with respect to any Property, the value allocated to the applicable Sellers interest (or with respect to the Reorganization Wells, the applicable Sellers indirect interest) in such Property as set forth on Exhibit B. Assignment Premiums is defined in Section 9.3.4. Assumed Liabilities is defined in Section 2.3.1. Atlas Noble is defined in Section 17.7.1. Available Employees is defined in Section 11.1.1. Bankruptcy Case is defined in Section 7.26(ii). Bankruptcy Court is defined in Section 7.26(ii). BIA means the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. BLM means the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Business Day means each Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday which is not a day on which banks in Houston, Texas are generally authorized or obligated, by law or executive order, to close. Buyer is defined in the preamble. Buyer 401(k) Plan is defined in Section 11.2.2. Buyer Group means Buyer, its Affiliates and its and their respective employees, officers, directors, agents, consultants and representatives. Buyer Plan or Buyer Plans is defined in Section 11.2.1. Casualty Loss is defined in Section 10.1. Claim means any and all actual out-of-pocket losses, damages, Liabilities, claims, demands, suits, causes of action, fines, penalties, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees and costs of litigation, arbitration and settlements), whether known or unknown. Claim Notice is defined in Section 18.6. Closing is defined in Section 14.1. Closing Date is defined in Section 14.1. Closing Purchase Price means the Purchase Price determined in accordance with Article 3 and Section 16.1. Code means Internal Revenue Code of 1986, or any successor statute thereto, as amended. Commercially Reasonable Efforts means, as to a Person, the commercially reasonable efforts of such Person without the obligation to pursue any litigation or other proceedings or to pay or incur any material monetary payments; provided however, that the foregoing shall not require or cause any Party to (i) waive any right it may have under the provisions of this Agreement, (ii) grant any material accommodations or (iii) take or cause to be taken, or to do or cause to be done, anything contemplated by this Agreement to be taken or done or caused to be taken or done by the other Party. Confidentiality Agreement is defined in Section 20.4. Contracts is defined in Section 2.1.8. Control means the ability to direct the management and policies of a Person through ownership of voting shares or other equity rights, pursuant to a written agreement, or otherwise. The terms Controls and Controlled by and other derivatives shall be construed accordingly. Conveyance is defined in Section 14.2.1. Cure Period is defined in Section 4.4.2. Defect Notification Deadline is defined in Section 4.2. Deposit is defined in Section 3.1. Dollars means U.S. dollars. Drilling Partnership Agreement means the partnership agreement or other governing documents of the Drilling Partnerships. Drilling Partnerships means: (i) if prior to the Reorganization, the Existing Partnerships, and (ii) if after the Reorganization, (A) with respect to the Private Partnerships, one or more new limited partnerships which will be formed pursuant to the Reorganization, and (B) with respect to the Public Partnerships, the Existing Partnerships, that, in each case, own the Reorganization Wells and Properties directly related to the Reorganization Wells. Effective Time means 7:00 a.m. Houston time on April 1, 2017. Employment Date is defined in Section 11.1.2. Encumbrance means any lien, mortgage, deed of trust, security interest, pledge, deposit, restriction, burden, encumbrance, rights of a vendor under any title retention or conditional sale agreement or lease or other arrangement substantially equivalent thereto, but does not include any production payment obligation. Environmental Arbitrator is defined in Section 6.6.2. Environmental Condition means an individual, existing condition, occurrence, event or activity on or related to Oil and Gas Properties or of the soil, sub-surface, surface waters, groundwaters, atmosphere, natural resources or other environmental medium related thereto, wherever located, to the extent associated with the ownership or operation of the Oil and Gas Properties, that (in each case) (i) is not in compliance with Environmental Laws in effect on the date of this Agreement and applicable to the Property in question, or (ii) re