“Applicable Law” means all applicable provisions of (a) constitutions, treaties, statutes, laws (including the common law), rules, regulations, decrees, ordinances, codes, proclamations, declarations or orders of any Governmental Authority; (b) any consents or approvals of any Governmental Authority; and (c) any orders, decisions, advisory or interpretative opinions, injunctions, judgments, awards, decrees of, or agreements with, any Governmental Authority.

FK Reading Ease
-47.5

FK Grade Level
Graduate School
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  • “Securities Act” means the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or any successor federal statute, and the rules and regulations thereunder, which shall be in effect at the time.
    FK Reading Ease
    37.4

    FK Grade Level
    College
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  • “Action” means any action, claim, suit, demand, litigation, arbitration, mediation, hearing, inquiry, investigation or similar event, occurrence or proceeding.

    FK Reading Ease
    -17.3

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • “Enforceable” means a Contract is “Enforceable” if it is the legal, valid and binding obligation of the applicable Person enforceable against such Person in accordance with its terms, except as such enforceability may be subject to the effects of bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium or other Laws relating to, or affecting the rights of, creditors, and general principles of equity.

    FK Reading Ease
    -23.7

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • “Environmental Laws” means any and all federal, state or local Laws (including common Law), rules, orders, regulations, statutes, ordinances, codes, guidelines properly enforced by governmental authorities, administrative orders, or requirements of any governmental authority regulating or imposing standards of Liability, standards of conduct or standards of remediation with respect to protection of public health or environmental media (including without limitation soil, surface water, ground water, stream sediments or air), including, without limitation, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act, the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980, the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act, the Clean Water Act, the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Solid Waste Disposal Act, the Clean Air Act and applicable state analogues and regulations promulgated thereunder, all as in effect on the Effective Date and as amended.
    FK Reading Ease
    -121.4

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • “Hazardous Materials” means any substance, pollutant, contaminant, material or waste, or combination thereof, whether solid, liquid or gaseous in nature, subject to regulation, liability (as defined under applicable common law), investigation, control or remediation under any Environmental Law. “Hazardous Materials” also means any environmental media, including without limitation soil, sediment and water, containing any of the materials described or set forth in the preceding sentence.
    FK Reading Ease
    -22.7

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • Law

    “Law” means any law (statutory, common, or otherwise), constitution, treaty, convention, ordinance, equitable principle, code, rule, regulation, executive order or other similar authority enacted, adopted, promulgated or applied by any Government Agency, each as amended and now in effect.

    FK Reading Ease
    -23.6

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • “Legal Expenses” shall mean any and all reasonable fees (whether of attorneys, accountants or other professionals), costs and expenses of any kind reasonably incurred by any Person identified herein in investigating, preparing for, defending against or providing evidence, producing documents or taking other action with respect to any threatened or asserted claim.

    FK Reading Ease
    -20

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • Appropriate Legal Authority: Individuals charged or permitted under code or regulation with the authority to control the admittance of items in certain buildings or parts of a building. Examples include the control of personal electronic devices in areas where secure compartmental information may be stored, the prohibition for cameras in certain areas, or a judge prohibiting electronic devices in a courtroom or where witnesses or jurors may be present.

    FK Reading Ease
    6.3

    FK Grade Level
    Graduate School
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  • Exception: Temporary in nature and granted for specific occurrences or a defined time period.

    FK Reading Ease
    17.4

    FK Grade Level
    College
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