oxm_Current_Folio_8K

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 1, 2019 (July 31, 2019)

 

Oxford Industries, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Georgia

001‑04365

58‑0831862

(State or other jurisdiction

(Commission

(IRS Employer

of incorporation)

File Number)

Identification No.)

 

 

 

999 Peachtree Street, N.E., Suite 688, Atlanta, GA

30309

(Address of principal executive offices)

(Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (404) 659‑2424

 

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8‑K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

 

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a‑12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a‑12)

 

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d‑2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d‑2(b))

 

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e‑4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e‑4(c))

 

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class

Trading Symbol(s)

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, $1 par value

OXM

New York Stock Exchange

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b‑2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b‑2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company  ☐

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐

 

 

 

 

Item 1.01Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

 

On July 31, 2019, Oxford Industries, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into an amendment (the “Amendment”) to its $325 million Fourth Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated May 24, 2016 (the “Credit Agreement”), by and among the Company and its subsidiary, Tommy Bahama Group, Inc., as the borrowers, certain domestic subsidiaries of the Company as guarantors, the financial institutions party thereto as lenders, and SunTrust Bank as administrative agent.  The Amendment, among other things, amends, and extends the term of, the Credit Agreement as follows:

·

extends the maturity date of the facility from May 24, 2021 to July 31, 2024;

·

adds a third pricing tier to its base rate and LIBOR advances, with a three-tier pricing grid depending on average excess availability and providing for LIBOR interest rate margins of 100, 125 or 150 basis points above LIBOR (relative to the current two-tier pricing grid, with LIBOR interest rate margins of 125 or 150 basis points above LIBOR);

·

reduces the unused line fee from 25 bps to 20 bps;

·

amends certain borrowing base provisions in the agreement, in a manner which will generally increase availability of revolving loans; and

·

modifies certain other provisions and restrictions under the Credit Agreement to generally be more favorable to and/or less restrictive on the Company.

 

The above description of the Amendment is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by the actual terms of the Amendment, attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1, and incorporated herein by reference.

 

Item 2.03Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

The information set forth above under Item 1.01 is hereby incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.

 

Item 9.01.  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)           Exhibits.

 

 

 

Exhibit
Number

 

 

 

 

 

10.1

 

First Amendment to Fourth Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of July 31, 2019, by and among Oxford Industries, Inc., Tommy Bahama Group, Inc., the Persons party thereto from time to time as guarantors, the financial institutions party thereto from time to time as lenders, and SunTrust Bank, as administrative agent.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

OXFORD INDUSTRIES, INC.

 

 

 

 

August 1, 2019

/s/ Suraj A. Palakshappa

 

Name:   Suraj A. Palakshappa

 

Title:     Vice President-Law, General Counsel and Secretary

 

oxm_Ex10_1

 

Exhibit 10.1

EXECUTION VERSION

FIRST AMENDMENT TO FOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO FOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”) is made and entered into as of July 31, 2019, by and among OXFORD INDUSTRIES, INC., a Georgia corporation (“Parent”), TOMMY BAHAMA GROUP, INC., a Delaware corporation (“TBG” and, together with Parent, collectively, the “Borrowers”), the Persons party hereto as guarantors (collectively, the “Guarantors” and, together with the Borrowers, collectively, the “Borrower Parties”), the Lenders party hereto, and SUNTRUST BANK, as administrative agent (the “Administrative Agent”).

W I T N E S S E T H  :

WHEREAS, the Borrower Parties, the financial institutions party thereto as lenders (collectively, the “Lenders”), and the Administrative Agent have executed and delivered that certain Fourth Amended and Restated Credit Agreement dated as of May 24, 2016 (as amended, restated, supplemented, or otherwise modified from time to time, the “Credit Agreement”); and

WHEREAS, the Borrower Parties have requested that the Administrative Agent and the Lenders agree to amend certain provisions of the Credit Agreement as set forth herein, and the Administrative Agent and the Lenders have agreed to such amendments, in each case, subject to the terms and conditions set forth below.

NOW, THEREFORE, for and in consideration of the above premises and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged by the parties hereto, the parties hereto hereby covenant and agree as follows:

SECTION 1.   Definitions.  Unless otherwise specifically defined herein, each term used herein (and in the recitals above) which is defined in the Credit Agreement (as amended hereby) shall have the meaning assigned to such term in the Credit Agreement (as amended hereby).  Each reference to “hereof,” “hereunder,” “herein,” and “hereby” and each other similar reference and each reference to “this Agreement” and each other similar reference contained in the Credit Agreement shall from and after the date hereof refer to the Credit Agreement as amended hereby.

SECTION 2.   Amendments to Credit Agreement.

(a)        The text of the Credit Agreement is hereby amended as set forth in Exhibit A hereto.

(b)        Schedule 1(a) to the Credit Agreement is hereby replaced by Schedule 1(a) attached hereto.

SECTION 3.   Representations and Warranties.  Each Borrower Party hereby represents and warrants to the Administrative Agent and the Lenders as follows:

(a)        Both before and after giving effect to this Agreement, the representations and warranties of the Borrower Parties under the Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents are true and correct in all material respects (without duplication of any materiality qualifier contained therein).

 

(b)        No Default or Event of Default has occurred and is continuing or would result from giving effect to the terms hereof.

(c)        Each Borrower Party has the corporate power and is duly authorized to enter into, deliver and perform this Agreement.

(d)        This Agreement is the legal, valid and binding obligation of the Borrower Parties enforceable against the Borrower Parties in accordance with its terms, except to the extent that the enforceability thereof may be limited by applicable bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization or similar laws affecting the enforcement of creditor’s rights generally or by general principles of equity (regardless of whether such enforcement is considered in a proceeding in equity or at law).

SECTION 4.   Conditions Precedent.  This Agreement shall become effective only upon satisfaction of the following conditions precedent:

(a)        the Administrative Agent shall have received each of the following, in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent:

(i)         this Agreement duly executed by each of the Borrower Parties, the Administrative Agent, and the Lenders;

(ii)       a Reaffirmation Agreement duly executed by each of the Borrower Parties and the Administrative Agent;

(iii)      a favorable written opinion of King & Spalding LLP, counsel to the Borrower Parties, with respect to each of Oxford Industries, Inc., Tommy Bahama Group, Inc., Tommy Bahama R&R Holdings, Inc., and Sugartown Worldwide LLC;

(iv)       a loan certificate signed by an Authorized Signatory of each Borrower Party, including a certificate of incumbency with respect to each Authorized Signatory of such Borrower Party, together with appropriate attachments which shall include, without limitation, the following: (A) a copy of Certificate of Incorporation or Formation of such Borrower Party certified to be true, complete and correct by the Secretary of State of the State of such Borrower Party’s incorporation or formation (or a certification that there have been no amendments to such organizational documents from any applicable organizational documents delivered on the Agreement Date or November 21, 2013, as applicable), (B) a true, complete and correct copy of the bylaws or operating agreement of such Borrower Party (or a certification that there have been no amendments to such organizational documents from any applicable organizational documents delivered on the Agreement Date), (C) a true, complete and correct copy of the resolutions of such Borrower Party authorizing the execution, delivery and performance by such Borrower Party of the Loan Documents and authorizing the borrowings or guaranty, as applicable, hereunder, and (D) certificates of good standing from the jurisdiction of organization of such Borrower Party;

(v)        a solvency certificate executed by an Authorized Signatory of the Administrative Borrower regarding the solvency and financial condition of Parent and its Subsidiaries;

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(vi)       (A) if an Advance of Loans is to be made on the First Amendment Effective Date, a request for such Loans in accordance with Section 2.2 of the Credit Agreement (as amended hereby) and (B) a certificate dated as of the First Amendment Effective Date and signed by an Authorized Signatory of the Administrative Borrower confirming compliance with the conditions set forth in Section 4.2 of the Credit Agreement;

(vii)     Parent’s and its Subsidiaries’ financial projections through February 3, 2024, including income statement, balance sheet and statement of cash flows, prepared on a monthly basis through fiscal year 2019 and an annual basis thereafter;

(viii)    lien search results with respect to the Borrower Parties from all appropriate jurisdictions and filing offices (A) confirming the absence of Liens (other than Permitted Liens), and (B) confirming that the original Uniform Commercial Code financing statements naming the respective Borrower Parties as debtor and the Administrative Agent as secured party have been duly filed in all appropriate jurisdictions; and

(ix)       to the extent requested by any Lender, all documentation and information required by any Governmental Authority under any applicable “know your customer” and anti-money laundering laws;

(b)        payment of (i) all fees, costs and expenses owing to the Administrative Agent or the Lenders under the Credit Agreement as of the First Amendment Effective Date, (ii) all fees due and payable under that certain Fee Letter dated as of June 26, 2019, executed by SunTrust Bank and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., and acknowledged and agreed to by the Parent, and (iii) all reasonable fees and disbursements of counsel to the Administrative Agent invoiced on or prior to the First Amendment Effective Date (or the Administrative Agent shall be satisfied with arrangements made for the payment thereof); and

(c)        the Administrative Agent shall have received updates to all business, financial, collateral, regulatory and legal due diligence with respect to the Borrower Parties and their Subsidiaries required by the Administrative Agent (and the results thereof shall be satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, in its sole discretion).

The Administrative Agent and the Lenders agree that the Revolving Loan Commitment of each of the Lenders immediately prior to the effectiveness of this Agreement on the First Amendment Effective Date shall be reallocated among the Lenders such that, immediately after the effectiveness of this Agreement in accordance with its terms on the First Amendment Effective Date, the Revolving Loan Commitment of each Lender shall be as set forth on Schedule 1(a) attached hereto. In order to effect such reallocations, assignments shall be deemed to be made among the Lenders at par in such amounts as may be necessary, and with the same force and effect as if such assignments were evidenced by an Assignment and Acceptance (but without the payment of any related assignment fee or any other fee), and no other documents or instruments shall be required to be executed in connection with such assignments (all of which such requirements are hereby waived by each party hereto, as applicable). Further, to effect the foregoing, each Lender agrees to make cash settlements in respect of any outstanding Revolving Loans, either directly or through the Administrative Agent, as the Administrative Agent may direct or approve, such that after giving effect to this Agreement, each Lender holds Revolving

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Loans equal to its Revolving Commitment Ratio (based on the Revolving Loan Commitment of each Lender as set forth on Schedule 1(a) attached hereto).  To the extent the reallocation permitted pursuant to this Section 4 results in the prepayment of any Eurodollar Advance in whole or in part, the Lenders hereby agree to waive any reimbursement obligations of the Borrowers arising under the Credit Agreement in connection therewith.

SECTION 5.   Miscellaneous Terms.

(a)        Loan Document.  For avoidance of doubt, the Borrower Parties, the Lenders, and the Administrative Agent hereby acknowledge and agree that this Agreement is a Loan Document.

(b)        Effect of Agreement.  Except as set forth expressly hereinabove, all terms of the Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents shall be and remain in full force and effect, and shall constitute the legal and binding obligation of each Borrower Party, Lender and the Administrative Agent, enforceable against such Borrower Party, Lender and the Administrative Agent in accordance with their respective terms.  Except to the extent otherwise expressly set forth herein, the amendments set forth herein shall have prospective application only from and after the date of this Agreement.

(c)        No Novation or Mutual Departure.  Each Borrower Party expressly acknowledges and agrees that there has not been, and this Agreement does not constitute or establish, a novation with respect to the Credit Agreement or any of the other Loan Documents.  Each Borrower Party expressly acknowledges and agrees that, except as expressly set forth in the amendments contained in Section 2 above, (i) there has not been, and this Agreement does not constitute or establish, a mutual departure from the strict terms, provisions, and conditions of the Credit Agreement or any of the other Loan Documents, and (ii) nothing in this Agreement shall affect or limit the Administrative Agent’s or any Lender’s right to demand payment of liabilities owing from any Borrower Party to the Administrative Agent or any Lender under, or to demand strict performance of the terms, provisions, and conditions of, the Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents, to exercise any and all rights, powers, and remedies under the Credit Agreement or the other Loan Documents or at law or in equity, or to do any and all of the foregoing, immediately at any time after the occurrence of a Default or an Event of Default under the Credit Agreement or the other Loan Documents.

(d)        Ratification.  Each Borrower Party hereby restates, ratifies, and reaffirms each and every term, covenant, and condition set forth in the Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents to which it is a party (as such terms, covenants, and conditions are amended by Section 2 above) effective as of the date hereof.

(e)        No Default.  To induce the Administrative Agent and the Lenders to enter into this Agreement and to continue to make advances pursuant to the Credit Agreement (subject to the terms and conditions thereof), each Borrower Party hereby acknowledges and agrees that, as of the date hereof, and after giving effect to the terms hereof, there exists no Default or Event of Default.

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(f)        Counterparts.  This Agreement may be executed in any number of counterparts and by different parties hereto in separate counterparts, each of which when so executed and delivered shall be deemed to be an original and all of which counterparts, taken together, shall constitute but one and the same instrument.  This Agreement may be executed by each party on separate copies, which copies, when combined so as to include the signatures of all parties, shall constitute a single counterpart of the Agreement.

(g)        Fax or Other Transmission.  Delivery by one or more parties hereto of an executed counterpart of this Agreement via facsimile, telecopy, or other electronic method of transmission pursuant to which the signature of such party can be seen (including, without limitation, Adobe Corporation’s Portable Document Format) shall have the same force and effect as the delivery of an original executed counterpart of this Agreement.  Any party delivering an executed counterpart of this Agreement by facsimile or other electronic method of transmission shall also deliver an original executed counterpart, but the failure to do so shall not affect the validity, enforceability, or binding effect of this Agreement.

(h)        Recitals Incorporated Herein.  The preamble and the recitals to this Agreement are hereby incorporated herein by this reference.

(i)         Section References.  Section titles and references used in this Agreement shall be without substantive meaning or content of any kind whatsoever and are not a part of the agreements among the parties hereto evidenced hereby.

(j)         Further Assurances.  Each Borrower Party agrees to take, at such Borrower Party’s expense, such further actions as the Administrative Agent shall reasonably request from time to time to evidence the amendments set forth herein and the transactions contemplated hereby.

(k)        Governing Law.  This Agreement shall be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the internal laws of the State of New York but excluding any principles of conflicts of law or other rule of law that would cause the application of the law of any jurisdiction other than the laws of the State of New York.

(l)         Severability.  Any provision of this Agreement which is prohibited or unenforceable shall be ineffective to the extent of such prohibition or unenforceability without invalidating the remaining provisions hereof in that jurisdiction or affecting the validity or enforceability of such provision in any other jurisdiction.

(m)       Reaffirmation of Guarantors.  Each Guarantor (i) consents to the execution and delivery of this Agreement, (ii) reaffirms all of its obligations and covenants under the Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents to which it is a party and (iii) agrees that none of its obligations and covenants shall be reduced or limited by the execution and delivery of this Agreement.

[SIGNATURES ON FOLLOWING PAGES]

 

 

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have caused this Agreement to be duly executed by their respective authorized officers as of the day and year first above written.

 

 

 

BORROWERS:

OXFORD INDUSTRIES, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Executive Vice President – Finance, Chief

 

 

Financial Officer and Controller

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOMMY BAHAMA GROUP, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUARANTORS:

OXFORD CARIBBEAN, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

OXFORD GARMENT, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

OXFORD INTERNATIONAL, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

 

 

 

OXFORD OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

TOMMY BAHAMA BEVERAGES, LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

TOMMY BAHAMA R&R HOLDINGS, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

TOMMY BAHAMA TEXAS BEVERAGES, LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President of Sole Member

 

 

 

 

VIEWPOINT MARKETING, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

SUGARTOWN WORLDWIDE LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

 

 

 

S/T GROUP BLOCKER, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GCP SOUTHERN TIDE COINVEST, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S/T GROUP HOLDINGS, LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOUTHERN TIDE, LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE BEAUFORT BONNET COMPANY, LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Name:

K. Scott Grassmyer

 

Title:

Vice President

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT,

ISSUING BANK, AND LENDER:

SUNTRUST BANK, as Administrative Agent,
an Issuing Bank, a Lender, and the Swing
Bank

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Stephen D. Metts

 

 

Name: Stephen D. Metts

 

 

Title: Director

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

LENDER:

JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as a
Lender

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Andrew Rossman

 

 

Name: Andrew Rossman

 

 

Title: Vice President

 

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

 

 

 

LENDER:

BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,

 

as a Lender and an Issuing Bank

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Roger Malouf

 

 

Name: Roger Malouf

 

 

Title: SVP

 

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

LENDER:

KEYBANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,

 

as a Lender

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Linda Skinner

 

 

Name: Linda Skinner

 

 

Title: Vice President

 

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

LENDER:

BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST
COMPANY, as a Lender

 

 

 

By:

/s/ David Miller

 

 

Name: David Miller

 

 

Title: Vice President

 

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

 

 

 

LENDER:

CITIBANK, N.A., as a Lender

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Matthew Paquin

 

 

Name: Matthew Paquin

 

 

Title: Sr. Vice President

 

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

 

 

LENDER:

PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,
as a Lender

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Dominic Jay

 

 

Name: Dominic Jay

 

 

Title: Assistant Vice President

 

 

 

[OXFORD – FIRST AMENDMENT]

EXHIBIT A

 

Conformed Credit Agreement

 

(See attached)

 

 

CUSIP: 691500AC6

CUSIP: 691500AD4 (Revolver)

 

FOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT

 

by and among

OXFORD INDUSTRIES, INC., and

TOMMY BAHAMA GROUP, INC.,

 as the Borrowers,

THE PERSONS PARTY HERETO as the Guarantors,

THE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS PARTY HERETO as the Lenders,

THE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS PARTY HERETO AS THE ISSUING BANKS,

SUNTRUST BANK,

 AS THE ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT,

SUNTRUST ROBINSON HUMPHREY, INC.,

as a Joint Lead Arranger and a Joint Bookrunner,

JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A.

 and

BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,

as Joint Lead Arrangers, Joint Bookrunners, and Joint Syndication Agents,

and

KEYBANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,

as the Documentation Agent

May 24, 2016

 

 

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Page

 

 

 

ARTICLE 1

DEFINITIONS, ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES AND OTHER INTERPRETIVE MATTERS

2

Section 1.1

Definitions

2

Section 1.2

Accounting Principles

48

Section 1.3

Other Interpretive Matters

48

Section 1.4

Certain Provisions Cumulative

49

Section 1.5

Divisions

49

ARTICLE 2

THE LOANS AND THE LETTERS OF CREDIT

49

Section 2.1

Extension of Credit

49

Section 2.2

Manner of Borrowing and Disbursement of Loans

52

Section 2.3

Interest

56

Section 2.4

Fees

57

Section 2.5

Prepayment/Reduction of Commitment

59

Section 2.6

Repayment

60

Section 2.7

Notes; Loan Accounts

61

Section 2.8

Manner of Payment

61

Section 2.9

Reimbursement

62

Section 2.10

Pro Rata Treatment

62

Section 2.11

Application of Payments

63

Section 2.12

Use of Proceeds

65

Section 2.13

All Obligations to Constitute One Obligation

65

Section 2.14

Maximum Rate of Interest

65

Section 2.15

Letters of Credit

65

Section 2.16

Bank Products

71

Section 2.17

Additional Increase of Commitments; Additional Lenders

72

Section 2.18

Defaulting Lenders

74

ARTICLE 3

GUARANTY

77

Section 3.1

Guaranty

77

Section 3.2

Special Provisions Applicable to Subsidiary Guarantors

81

ARTICLE 4

CONDITIONS PRECEDENT

82

 

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Section 4.1

Conditions Precedent to Initial Advance

82

Section 4.2

Conditions Precedent to Each Advance

85

Section 4.3

Conditions Precedent to Each Letter of Credit

85

ARTICLE 5

REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

86

Section 5.1

General Representations and Warranties

86

Section 5.2

Representations and Warranties Relating to Credit Card Receivables and Accounts Receivables

93

Section 5.3

Representations and Warranties Relating to Inventory

93

Section 5.4

Survival of Representations and Warranties, etc

93

Section 5.5

Representations and Warranties Relating to Trademarks

93

ARTICLE 6

GENERAL COVENANTS

94

Section 6.1

Preservation of Existence and Similar Matters

94

Section 6.2

Compliance with Applicable Law

94

Section 6.3

Maintenance of Properties

94

Section 6.4

Accounting Methods and Financial Records

94

Section 6.5

Insurance

94

Section 6.6

Payment of Taxes and Claims

96

Section 6.7

Visits and Inspections

96

Section 6.8

ERISA

97

Section 6.9

Lien Perfection

97

Section 6.10

Location of Collateral

97

Section 6.11

Protection of Collateral

97

Section 6.12

Assignments and Records of Accounts

98

Section 6.13

Administration of Accounts

98

Section 6.14

Blocked Account Agreements

99

Section 6.15

Further Assurances

100

Section 6.16

Environmental Matters

100

Section 6.17

Formation of Subsidiaries

101

Section 6.18

Anti-Corruption Laws; Sanctions

101

Section 6.19

Post-Closing Covenants

102

 

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ARTICLE 7

INFORMATION COVENANTS

102

Section 7.1

Monthly and Quarterly Financial Statements and Information

102

Section 7.2

Annual Financial Statements and Information; Certificate of No Default

103

Section 7.3

Compliance Certificates

103

Section 7.4

Access to Accountants

103

Section 7.5

Additional Reports

103

Section 7.6

Notice of Litigation and Other Matters

105

ARTICLE 8

NEGATIVE COVENANTS

107

Section 8.1

Funded Debt

107

Section 8.2

Guaranties

108

Section 8.3

Liens

108

Section 8.4

Restricted Payments

108

Section 8.5

Investments

109

Section 8.6

Affiliate Transactions

110

Section 8.7

Liquidation; Change in Ownership, Name, or Year; Disposition or Acquisition of Assets; Etc

111

Section 8.8

Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio

113

Section 8.9

Sales and Leasebacks

113

Section 8.10

Amendment and Waiver

113

Section 8.11

ERISA Liability

114

Section 8.12

Prepayments

114

Section 8.13

Conduct of Business

114

Section 8.14

Inconsistent Agreements

114

Section 8.15

Life Insurance Policies

114

ARTICLE 9

DEFAULT

115

Section 9.1

Events of Default

115

Section 9.2

Remedies

118

ARTICLE 10

THE ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT

120

Section 10.1

Appointment and Authorization

120

Section 10.2

Nature of Duties of the Administrative Agent

120

 

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Section 10.3

Lack of Reliance on the Administrative Agent

121

Section 10.4

Certain Rights of the Administrative Agent

121

Section 10.5

Reliance by the Administrative Agent

121

Section 10.6

The Administrative Agent in its Individual Capacity

122

Section 10.7

Successor Administrative Agent

122

Section 10.8

Withholding Tax

123

Section 10.9

The Administrative Agent May File Proofs of Claim

123

Section 10.10

Authorization to Execute Other Loan Documents

124

Section 10.11

Collateral and Guaranty Matters

124

Section 10.12

Lead Arrangers

126

Section 10.13

Right to Realize on Collateral and Enforce Guarantee

126

Section 10.14

Secured Bank Products Obligations

126

ARTICLE 11

MISCELLANEOUS

127

Section 11.1

Notices

127

Section 11.2

Expenses; Indemnification

129

Section 11.3

Waivers

131

Section 11.4

Set-Off

132

Section 11.5

Assignment

132

Section 11.6

Counterparts

134

Section 11.7

Governing Law

135

Section 11.8

Severability

135

Section 11.9

Headings

135

Section 11.10

Source of Funds

135

Section 11.11

Entire Agreement

135

Section 11.12

Amendments and Waivers

135

Section 11.13

Other Relationships

137

Section 11.14

Pronouns

137

Section 11.15

Disclosure

138

Section 11.16

Replacement of Lender

138

Section 11.17

Confidentiality

138

 

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Section 11.18

Revival and Reinstatement of Obligations

139

Section 11.19

Survival

139

Section 11.20

Amendment and Restatement

139

Section 11.21

Acknowledgement and Consent to Bail-In of EEA Financial Institutions

140

Section 11.22

Qualified ECP Keepwell

140

Section 11.23

USA Patriot Act

141

Section 11.24

Certain ERISA Matters

141

Section 11.25

Acknowledgement Regarding Any Supported QFCs

142

ARTICLE 12

YIELD PROTECTION AND TAXES

143

Section 12.1

Interest Rate Basis Determination

143

Section 12.2

Illegality

145

Section 12.3

Increased Costs

145

Section 12.4

Funding Indemnity

146

Section 12.5

Taxes

147

ARTICLE 13

JURISDICTION, VENUE AND WAIVER OF JURY TRIAL

151

Section 13.1

Jurisdiction and Service of Process

151

Section 13.2

Consent to Venue

151

Section 13.3

Waiver of Jury Trial

152

Section 13.4

The Administrative Borrower

152

Section 13.5

All Obligations to Constitute Joint and Several Obligations

152

 

 

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INDEX

 

EXHIBITS

 

 

 

Exhibit A

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Form of Administrative Questionnaire

Exhibit B

-

Form of Assignment and Acceptance

Exhibit C

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Form of Borrowing Base Certificate

Exhibit D-1

-

Form of Collateral Access Agreement – Landlord

Exhibit D-2

-

Form of Collateral Access Agreement – Bailee

Exhibit E

-

Form of Compliance Certificate

Exhibit F

-

[Reserved]

Exhibit G

-

[Reserved]

Exhibit H

-

Form of Request for Issuance of Letter of Credit

Exhibit I

-

Form of Revolving Loan Note

Exhibit J

-

Form of Guaranty Supplement

Exhibit K

-

Form of Notice of Requested Commitment Increase

Exhibit L

-

Form of Daily Letter of Credit Report

Exhibit M

-

Form of Issuing Bank Joinder Agreement

Exhibit N

-

Form of Use Agreement

 

SCHEDULES

 

 

 

Schedule 1(a)

-

Commitment Ratios

Schedule 1(b)

-

Liens

Schedule 1(c)

-

Excluded Subsidiaries

Schedule 1(d)

 

Life Insurance Policies

Schedule L-1

-

Existing Letters of Credit

Schedule 5.1(c)-1

-

Subsidiaries

Schedule 5.1(c)-2

-

Partnerships/Joint Ventures

Schedule 5.1(d)

-

Outstanding Capital Stock Ownership

Schedule 5.1(h)

-

Material Contracts

Schedule 5.1(i)

-

Labor Matters

Schedule 5.1(j)

-

Taxes

Schedule 5.1(m)

-

Litigation

Schedule 5.1(o)

-

Intellectual Property; Licenses and Certifications

Schedule 5.1(t)

-

Insurance

Schedule 5.1(u)-1

-

Leased Real Property

Schedule 5.1(u)-2

-

Owned Real Property

Schedule 5.1(v)

-

Environmental Matters

Schedule 5.1(w)

-

Change of Name

Schedule 5.1(z)

-

License Agreements

Schedule 6.10

-

Location of Collateral

Schedule 6.14

-

Bank and Investment Accounts

Schedule 6.19

-

Post-Closing Covenants

Schedule 8.1

-

Funded Debt as of the Agreement Date

Schedule 8.5

-

Investments/Guaranties as of the Agreement Date

Schedule 8.6

-

Affiliate Transactions

 

 

 

 

 

 

FOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT

THIS FOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT, dated as of May 24, 2016, is made by and among OXFORD INDUSTRIES, INC., a Georgia corporation (“Parent”), TOMMY BAHAMA GROUP, INC., a Delaware corporation (“TBG”; together with Parent, each referred to herein individually as a “Borrower” and, collectively, as the “Borrowers”), the Persons party hereto from time to time as Guarantors, the financial institutions party hereto from time to time as Lenders, the financial institutions party hereto from time to time as the Issuing Banks, and SUNTRUST BANK, as the Administrative Agent.

W I T N E S S E T H:

WHEREAS, the Borrowers, the Guarantors, the financial institutions party thereto from time to time as Lenders (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement (as defined below)) and the Administrative Agent are parties to that certain Third Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of June 14, 2012 (as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time prior to the date hereof, the “Existing Credit Agreement”);

WHEREAS, in connection with the Existing Credit Agreement, the Borrowers and certain of their subsidiaries executed and delivered the Security Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) in favor of the Administrative Agent to secure the payment and performance of the Obligations (as defined under the Existing Credit Agreement);

WHEREAS, each Borrower Party (as defined herein) acknowledges and agrees that the security interests and Liens (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) granted to the Administrative Agent pursuant to the Existing Credit Agreement and the other Security Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement), shall remain outstanding and in full force and effect, without interruption or impairment of any kind, in accordance with the Existing Credit Agreement, and shall continue to secure the Obligations (as defined herein);

WHEREAS, each Borrower Party acknowledges and agrees that (a) the Obligations (as defined herein) represent, among other things, the amendment, restatement, renewal, extension, consolidation and modification of the Obligations (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) arising in connection with the Existing Credit Agreement and other Loan Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) executed in connection therewith; (b) the Borrower Parties intend that the Existing Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) executed in connection therewith and the collateral pledged thereunder shall secure, without interruption or impairment of any kind, all existing Obligations (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) under the Existing Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) executed in connection therewith, as they may be amended, restated, renewed, extended, consolidated and modified hereunder, together with all other obligations hereunder; (c) all Liens (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) evidenced by the Loan Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) executed in connection therewith are hereby ratified, confirmed and continued except to the extent such Loan Documents are amended, restated, supplemented, terminated, released, satisfied or otherwise modified in connection with this Agreement; and (d) the Loan

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Documents (as defined herein) are intended to restate, renew, extend, consolidate, amend and modify the Existing Credit Agreement and the other Loan Documents (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) executed in connection therewith;

WHEREAS, each party hereto intends that (a) the provisions of the Existing Credit Agreement are hereby superseded and replaced by the provisions hereof; (b) the Revolving Loan Notes (as defined herein) restate, renew, extend, consolidate, amend, modify, replace, are substituted for and supersede in their entirety, but do not extinguish, the Obligations (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) arising under the Revolving Loan Notes (as defined in the Existing Credit Agreement) issued pursuant to the Existing Credit Agreement; and (c) by entering into and performing their respective obligations hereunder, this transaction shall not constitute a novation or an accord and satisfaction;

NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises and the covenants and agreements contained herein and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the parties hereto agree that the Existing Credit Agreement is hereby amended and restated as follows:

ARTICLE 1

 

DEFINITIONS, ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES AND

OTHER INTERPRETIVE MATTERS

Section 1.1      Definitions.  For the purposes of this Agreement:

Account Debtor” shall mean any Person who is obligated to make payments in respect of an Account.

Accounts” shall mean all “accounts,” as such term is defined in the UCC, of each Borrower Party whether now existing or hereafter created or arising, including, without limitation, (a) all accounts receivable, other receivables, book debts and other forms of obligations (other than forms of obligations evidenced by chattel paper (as defined in the UCC) or instruments (as defined in the UCC)) (including any such obligations that may be characterized as an account or contract right under the UCC), (b) all of each Borrower Party’s rights in, to and under all purchase orders or receipts for goods or services, (c) all of each Borrower Party’s rights to any goods represented by any of the foregoing (including unpaid sellers’ rights of rescission, replevin, reclamation and stoppage in transit and rights to returned, reclaimed or repossessed goods), (d) all rights to payment due to a Borrower Party for property sold, leased, licensed, assigned or otherwise disposed of, for a policy of insurance issued or to be issued, for a secondary obligation incurred or to be incurred, for energy provided or to be provided, for the use or hire of a vessel under a charter or other contract, arising out of the use of a credit card or charge card, or for services rendered or to be rendered by such Borrower Party or in connection with any other transaction (whether or not yet earned by performance on the part of such Borrower Party), (e) all health care insurance receivables and (f) all collateral security of any kind, given by any Account Debtor or any other Person with respect to any of the foregoing.

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ACH Transactions” shall mean any cash management or related services for the automated clearinghouse transfer of funds by any Lender (or any Affiliate of any Lender) for the account of the Borrower Parties pursuant to agreement or overdrafts.

Activation Event” shall have the meaning specified in Section 6.14(a).

Activation Notice” shall have the meaning specified in Section 6.14(a).

Administrative Agent” shall mean SunTrust Bank, acting as administrative agent for the Lender Group, and any successor Administrative Agent appointed pursuant to Section 10.7.

Administrative Agent’s Office” shall mean the office of the Administrative Agent located at SunTrust Bank, Mail Code GA-ATL-1981, 3333 Peachtree Road, 4th Floor-East Tower, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, Attention:  Asset Manager – Oxford Industries, Inc., or such other office as may be designated by the Administrative Agent pursuant to the provisions of Section 11.1.

Administrative Borrower” shall have the meaning specified in Section 13.4.

Administrative Questionnaire” shall mean a questionnaire substantially in the form of Exhibit A.

Advance” or “Advances” shall mean amounts of the Loans advanced by the Lenders to, or on behalf of, the Borrowers pursuant to Section 2.2 on the occasion of any borrowing and shall include, without limitation, all Agent Advances and Swing Loans.

Affiliate” shall mean, with respect to any Person, any other Person that, directly or indirectly, is in control of, is controlled by, or is under common control with such Person, or that is a director, officer, manager or partner of such Person.  For purposes of this definition, “control”, when used with respect to any Person, shall mean the direct or indirect beneficial ownership of more than twenty percent (20%) of the outstanding Equity Interests of such Person.  For purposes of this definition, “officer,” when used with respect to any Person, shall mean its president, any vice president of such Person in charge of a principal business unit, division or function (such as sales, administration or finance) and any other Person who performs policy making functions for such Person.

Agent Advances” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.1(e).

Aggregate Commitment Ratio” shall mean, with respect to any Lender, the ratio, expressed as a percentage, of (a) the unutilized Revolving Loan Commitment plus Loans (other than Swing Loans and Agent Advances) outstanding plus participation interests in Letter of Credit Obligations, Swing Loans and Agent Advances outstanding of such Lender, divided by (b) the sum of the aggregate unutilized Revolving Loan Commitment plus Loans (other than Swing Loans and Agent Advances) outstanding plus participation interests in Letter of Credit Obligations, Swing Loans and Agent Advances of all Lenders, which, as of the First Amendment Effective Date, are set forth (together with Dollar amounts of the Revolving Loan Commitments) on Schedule 1(a).

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Aggregate Letter of Credit Commitment” shall mean the several obligations of the Issuing Banks to issue (or arrange with a Foreign Issuer for the issuance of) Letters of Credit for the account of any Borrower Party from time to time in an aggregate face amount not to exceed $235,000,000 pursuant to the terms of this Agreement; provided,  however, the aggregate face amount of all outstanding Standby Letters of Credit (including any Existing Letters of Credit that are Standby Letters of Credit) shall not at any time exceed $40,000,000.

Aggregate Revolving Credit Obligations” shall mean, as of any particular time, the sum of (a) the aggregate principal amount of all Revolving Loans then outstanding, plus (b) the aggregate principal amount of all Swing Loans then outstanding, plus (c) the aggregate principal amount of all Agent Advances then outstanding, plus (d) the aggregate principal amount of all Letter of Credit Obligations then outstanding.

Agreement” shall mean this Fourth Amended and Restated Credit Agreement (as amended by the First Amendment dated as of July 31, 2019, and as the same may be further amended, modified and/or restated from time to time), together with all Exhibits and Schedules hereto.

Agreement Date” shall mean the date as of which this Agreement is dated.

Anti-Corruption Laws” shall mean all laws, rules, and regulations of any jurisdiction applicable to any Borrower Party or Subsidiary of a Borrower Party from time to time concerning or relating to bribery or corruption.

Anti-Money Laundering Laws” means any and all laws, rules or regulations of any jurisdiction applicable to the Borrower Parties and their respective Subsidiaries concerning or relating to money laundering or terrorism financing, including, as applicable, (a) 18 U.S.C. §§ 1956 and 1957; and (b) the Bank Secrecy Act, 31 U.S.C. §§ 5311 et seq., as amended by the Patriot Act, and its implementing regulations.

Applicable Law” shall mean, in respect of any Person, all provisions of constitutions, statutes, rules, regulations, and orders of governmental bodies or regulatory agencies applicable, whether by law or by virtue of contract, to such Person, and all orders and decrees of all courts and arbitrators in proceedings or actions to which the Person in question is a party or by which it is bound.

Applicable Margin” shall mean that per annum rate of interest determined as follows:  with respect to each Advance and issuance of Letters of Credit, the applicable margin shall be (a) from the Agreement Date through (and including) the date two (2) Business Days after the delivery of the Borrowing Base Certificate required pursuant to Section 7.5(a) for the period ending on July 30, 2016, (i) for Eurodollar Advances, 1.25% plus the Incremental Facility Yield Adjustment, if any, (ii) for Base Rate Advances, 0.25% plus the Incremental Facility Yield Adjustment, if any, (iii) for Standby Letters of Credit, 1.25% plus the Incremental Facility Yield Adjustment, if any, and (iv) for Documentary Letters of Credit, 0.50% plus the Incremental Facility Yield Adjustment, if any, (b) from the First Amendment Effective Date through (and including) the date two (2) Business Days after the delivery of the Borrowing Base Certificate required pursuant to Section 7.5(a) for the period ending on August 3, 2019, the applicable

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margin shall be at Level III in the pricing grid below, and (c) thereafter, the applicable margin determined by the Administrative Agent based upon the Average Excess Availability for the fiscal quarter most recently ended (with respect to which the Borrowing Base Certificate referred to below is delivered), effective as of the first day after the Borrowing Base Certificate referred to in Section 7.5(a) is delivered by Parent to the Administrative Agent for such fiscal quarter most recently ended, expressed as a per annum rate of interest as follows:

 

 

 

Applicable Margin

Letter of Credit Fee

Level

Average Excess
Availability

Eurodollar
Advances

Base Rate
Advances

Standby
Letters of
Credit

Documentary
Letters of
Credit

 

I

Less than 33% of the amount of the Revolving Loan Commitment then in effect

1.50%

0.50%

1.50%

0.75%

II

Greater than or equal to 33% but less than 66% of the amount of the Revolving Loan Commitment then in effect

1.25%

0.25%

1.25%

0.50%

III

Greater than or equal to 66% of the amount of the Revolving Loan Commitment then in effect

1.00%

0.00%

1.00%

0.25%

 

provided, that each per annum rate of interest set forth above shall be increased by the Incremental Facility Yield Adjustment, if any.

In the event that Parent fails to timely provide the Borrowing Base Certificate referred to above in accordance with the terms of Section 7.5(a), and without prejudice to any additional rights under Section 9.2, as of the second Business Day after delivery of such Borrowing Base Certificate was due until the date two (2) Business Days following the date such Borrowing Base Certificate was delivered, the applicable margin shall be the highest pricing level (i.e. Level I).  In the event that the information contained in any Borrowing Base Certificate referred to above is shown to be inaccurate, and such inaccuracy, if corrected, would have led to the application of a higher interest rate for any period (an “Applicable Period”) than the applicable margin actually applied for such Applicable Period, then (i) Borrowers shall immediately deliver to the Administrative Agent a correct Borrowing Base Certificate for such Applicable Period, (ii) such higher applicable margin shall be deemed to have been in effect for such Applicable Period, and (iii) the Borrowers shall immediately deliver to the Administrative Agent full payment in respect of the accrued additional interest on the Loans and Letters of Credit as a result of such increased applicable margin for such Applicable Period, which payment shall be promptly applied by the Administrative Agent in accordance with Section 2.11 (it being understood that nothing

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contained in this paragraph shall limit the rights of the Administrative Agent and the other Lenders to exercise their rights under Section 2.3(b) or Section 9.2).

Approved Freight Handler” shall mean any Freight Handler that has delivered a Lien Acknowledgement Agreement in favor of the Administrative Agent (including, without limitation, any Freight Handler that has delivered a Lien Acknowledgement Agreement in connection with the Existing Credit Agreement), so long as such Lien Acknowledgement remains in full force and effect and the Administrative Agent has not received any notice of termination with respect thereto.

Approved Fund” shall mean any Fund that is administered or managed by (a) a Lender, (b) an Affiliate of a Lender or (c) an entity that administers or manages a Lender.

ASC 842-40 Capital Lease Obligations” shall mean obligations that are classified as “Capital Lease Obligations” under GAAP due to the application of Accounting Standards Codification 842-40, and that, but for such regulation, would not constitute Capital Lease Obligations.

Assignment and Acceptance” shall mean that certain form of Assignment and Acceptance attached hereto as Exhibit B, pursuant to which each Lender may, as further provided in Section 11.5, sell a portion of its Loans or Revolving Loan Commitment.

Authorized Signatory” shall mean, with respect to any Borrower Party, such senior personnel of such Borrower Party as may be duly authorized and designated in writing to the Administrative Agent by such Borrower Party to execute documents, agreements, and instruments on behalf of such Borrower Party.

Availability” shall mean, as of any date of determination an amount equal to the lesser of (a) the Revolving Loan Commitment on such date and (b) the Borrowing Base as most recently reported by the Borrower Parties on or prior to such date of determination.

Available Letter of Credit Amount” shall mean, as of any particular time, an amount equal to the lesser of (a) the Aggregate Letter of Credit Commitment at such time less the aggregate amount of all Letter of Credit Obligations then outstanding and (b) Excess Availability at such time.

Average Excess Availability” shall mean, as of any date of determination with respect to any period, the sum of daily Excess Availability on each day during the applicable period, divided by the number of days in such period.

Bail-In Action” means the exercise of any Write-Down and Conversion Powers by the applicable EEA Resolution Authority in respect of any liability of an EEA Financial Institution.

Bail-In Legislation” means, with respect to any EEA Member Country implementing Article 55 of Directive 2014/59/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of the European Union, the implementing law for such EEA Member Country from time to time which is described in the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule.

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Bank Product Reserves” shall mean all reserves that the Administrative Agent, from time to time, establishes in its Permitted Discretion for Bank Products then provided or outstanding.

Bank Products” shall mean any one or more of the following types of services or facilities extended to the Borrower Parties by a Person who at the time such services or facilities were extended was a Lender (or any Affiliate of a Lender) and as to which the Administrative Borrower and the Lender (or Affiliate thereof) providing such services or facilities has designated in a written notice to the Administrative Agent that such services or facilities shall be “Bank Products” under this Agreement (and such notice has not been subsequently revoked by the Administrative Borrower and the Lender (or Affiliate thereof) providing such services or facilities): (a) any treasury or other cash management services, including (i) deposit account, (ii) automated clearing house (ACH) origination and other funds transfer, (iii) depository (including cash vault and check deposit), (iv) zero balance accounts and sweep, controlled disbursement and other ACH Transactions, (v) return items processing, (vi) controlled disbursement, (vii) positive pay, (viii) lockbox, (ix) account reconciliation and information reporting, (x) payables outsourcing, (xi) payroll processing, and (xii) supply chain finance services (including, without limitation, trade payable services and supplier accounts receivable services), (b) card services, including (i) credit card (including purchasing card and commercial card), (ii) prepaid card, including payroll, stored value and gift cards, (iii) merchant services processing, and (iv) debit card services, (c) Lender Hedge Agreements and (d) Lender Commodity Hedge Agreements.

Bank Products Documents” shall mean all agreements entered into from time to time by the Borrower Parties in connection with any of the Bank Products and shall include the Lender Hedge Agreements and the Lender Commodity Hedge Agreements.

Bankruptcy Code” shall mean the United States Bankruptcy Code (11 U.S.C. Section 101 et seq.), as now or hereafter amended, and any successor statute.

Base Rate” shall mean, for any day, a rate per annum equal to the highest of (i) the rate of interest which the Administrative Agent announces from time to time as its prime lending rate, as in effect from time to time (the “Prime Rate”), (ii) the Federal Funds Rate, as in effect from time to time, plus 0.50%, (iii) the Eurodollar Rate determined on a daily basis for an Eurodollar Advance Period of one (1) month, plus 1.00% (any changes in such rates to be effective as of the date of any change in such rate), and (iv) zero percent (0.00%).  The Administrative Agent’s prime lending rate is a reference rate and does not necessarily represent the lowest or best rate actually charged to any customer.  The Administrative Agent may make commercial loans or other loans at rates of interest at, above, or below the Administrative Agent’s prime lending rate. Any change in the Base Rate due to a change in the Prime Rate, the Federal Funds Rate, or the Eurodollar Rate will be effective from and including the effective date of such change in the Prime Rate, the Federal Funds Rate, or the Eurodollar Rate.

Base Rate Advance” shall mean an Advance which the Borrowers request to be made as a Base Rate Advance or which is converted to a Base Rate Advance, in accordance with the provisions of Section 2.2(b).

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Beneficial Ownership Certification” means a certification regarding beneficial ownership as required by the Beneficial Ownership Regulation.

Beneficial Ownership Regulation” means 31 C.F.R. § 1010.230.

Benefit Plan” means any of (a) an “employee benefit plan” (as defined in ERISA) that is subject to Title I of ERISA, (b) a “plan” as defined in Section 4975 of the Code or (c) any person whose assets include (for purposes of ERISA Section 3(42) or otherwise for purposes of Title I of ERISA or Section 4975 of the Code) the assets of any such “employee benefit plan” or “plan”.

Blocked Account” shall have the meaning specified in Section 6.14(b).

Blocked Account Agreement” shall mean any agreement executed by a depository bank or securities intermediary and the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, and acknowledged and agreed to by the applicable Borrower Party, in form acceptable to the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion, including, without limitation, all Blocked Account Agreements entered into prior to the Agreement Date.

Borrower” and “Borrowers” shall have the meanings specified in the preamble.

Borrower Parties” shall mean, collectively, the Borrowers and the Guarantors; and “Borrower Party” shall mean any one of the foregoing Borrower Parties.

Borrowing Base” shall mean, at any particular time, the sum of:

(a)        90% of Eligible Credit Card Receivables; plus

(b)        85% of Eligible Accounts; plus

(c)        90% of the appraised NOLV of Eligible Domestic Inventory (other than Eligible Canadian Inventory); plus

(d)        90% of the appraised NOLV of Eligible Canadian Inventory; plus

(e)        an amount equal to the lesser of (i) the In-Transit Inventory Limit or (ii) 90% of the appraised NOLV of Eligible In-Transit Inventory; plus

(f)        90% of the amount of Eligible L/C Inventory; plus

(g)        an amount equal to the lesser of (i) the greater of (x) 30% of Availability and (y) $90,000,000 or (ii) 50% of the appraised NOLV of Eligible Trademarks; plus

(h)        95% of the CSV of Eligible Life Insurance Policies, plus

(i)         100% of Qualified Cash; minus

(j)         any Reserves;

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provided,  however, at the Borrowers’ election, the advance rate set forth in clauses (c), (d), (e), and (f) above may be increased to 92.5% for a period not to exceed three (3) consecutive months in any calendar year.

The Borrowers and the Administrative Agent may amend this definition of Borrowing Base (including any defined terms used, directly or indirectly, in this definition of Borrowing Base) to take into account any Foreign Subsidiary organized under the laws of Canada or any province thereof (excluding the Province of Quebec) that becomes a Borrower Party in accordance with the terms of Section 6.17 and to include in the Borrowing Base comparable assets and asset classes of such Foreign Subsidiary organized under the laws of Canada or any province thereof (excluding the Province of Quebec)) and the Borrowers, the Administrative Agent and the Majority Lenders may amend this definition of Borrowing Base (including any defined terms used, directly or indirectly, in this definition of Borrowing Base) to take into account any Foreign Subsidiary that becomes a Borrower Party in accordance with the terms of Section 6.17 and to include in the Borrowing Base comparable assets and asset classes of such Foreign Subsidiary); provided,  however, in each case, such assets shall not be included in the Borrowing Base calculation until the Administrative Agent receives satisfactory field exams and appraisals with respect to such assets; provided,  further, in no event shall (i) the advances rates contained in the definition of Borrowing Base be increased with respect to any comparable assets or asset classes or (ii) the eligibility criteria contained in the definition of Borrowing Base (or any definition used directly or indirectly therein) be any less restrictive, taken as a whole, than the eligibility criteria applicable to comparable assets or asset classes of the Borrower Parties organized under the laws of Canada or any province thereof (excluding the Province of Quebec) or the United States as in effect on the Agreement Date; provided,  further, no assets of any Foreign Subsidiary (other than Subsidiaries organized under the laws of Canada or any province thereof (other than the Province of Quebec) shall be included in the Borrowing Base if any Lender has provided written notice to the Borrowers and the Administrative Agent that the inclusion thereof (or the inclusion of such Foreign Subsidiary as a Guarantor) requires any Lender to obtain any license, approval or consent of any Governmental Authority that has not already been obtained.

Borrowing Base Certificate” shall mean a certificate of an Authorized Signatory of the Administrative Borrower substantially in the form of Exhibit C.

Business Day” shall mean any day excluding (a) Saturday, Sunday and any day which is a legal holiday under the laws of the State of Georgia and/or (b) a day on which banking institutions located in such state are closed; provided,  however, that when used with reference to a Eurodollar Advance (including the making, continuing, prepaying or repaying of any Eurodollar Advance), the term “Business Day” shall also exclude any day in which banks are not open for dealings in deposits of Dollars on the London interbank market.

Capital Expenditures” shall mean, for any period, on a consolidated basis for the Borrower Parties and their Subsidiaries, the aggregate of all expenditures made by the Borrower Parties and their Subsidiaries during such period that, in conformity with GAAP, are required to be included in or reflected on the consolidated balance sheet as a capital asset of Parent, including, without limitation, Capitalized Lease Obligations of the Borrower Parties and their Subsidiaries, but, for the avoidance of doubt, excluding ASC 842-40 Capital Lease Obligations.

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Capitalized Lease Obligation” shall mean that portion of any obligation of a Person as lessee under a finance lease under GAAP in accordance with Accounting Standards Codification 842 (or any other successor Accounting Standards Codification), other than ASC 842-40 Capital Lease Obligations.

Cash Equivalents” shall mean, collectively, any of the following, to the extent owned by any Borrower Party: (a) dollars, held by it from time to time in the ordinary course of business; (b) readily marketable obligations issued or directly and fully guaranteed or insured by the government or any agency or instrumentality of the United States having average maturities of not more than 24 months from the date of acquisition thereof; provided that the full faith and credit of the United States is pledged in support thereof; (c) time deposits with, or certificates of deposit or bankers’ acceptances of, any commercial bank that (i) is a Lender or (ii) has combined capital and surplus of at least $250,000,000 (any such bank in the foregoing clauses (i) or (ii) being an “Approved Bank”), in each case with average maturities of not more than 12 months from the date of acquisition thereof; (d) commercial paper and variable or fixed rate notes issued by an Approved Bank (or by the parent company thereof) or any commercial paper and variable or fixed rate note issued by, or guaranteed by, a corporation rated A-2 (or the equivalent thereof) or better by S&P or P-2 (or the equivalent thereof) or better by Moody’s, in each case with average maturities of not more than 12 months from the date of acquisition thereof; (e) repurchase agreements entered into by any Person with an Approved Bank, a bank or trust company (including any of the Lenders) or recognized securities dealer covering securities described in clauses (b) and (c) above; (f) marketable short-term money market and similar highly liquid funds substantially all of the assets of which are comprised of securities of the types described in clauses (b) through (e) above; (g) securities with average maturities of 12 months or less from the date of acquisition issued or fully guaranteed by any state, commonwealth or territory of the United States or by any political subdivision, development authority or taxing authority of any such state, commonwealth or territory having an investment grade rating from either S&P or Moody’s (or the equivalent thereof); (h) investments with average maturities of 12 months or less from the date of acquisition in mutual funds rated AAA- (or the equivalent thereof) or better by S&P or Aaa3 (or the equivalent thereof) or better by Moody’s; (i) investments, classified in accordance with GAAP as current assets of the Borrowers or any Subsidiary, in money market investment programs that are registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940 or that are administered by financial institutions having capital of at least $250,000,000 or its equivalent, and, in either case, the portfolios of which are limited such that substantially all of such investments are of the character, quality and maturity described in clauses (a) through (h) of this definition; (j) investments in money market funds access to which is provided as part of “sweep” accounts maintained with an Approved Bank; and (k) investment funds investing at least 90% of their assets in securities of the types described in clauses (a) through (i) above.

Cash Management Bank” shall have the meaning specified in Section 6.14(a).

Cash Management Services” shall mean any services provided from time to time by a Person who at the time such services or facilities were extended was a Lender (or an Affiliate of any Lender) to any Borrower Party in connection with operating, collections, payroll or other depository or disbursement accounts, including automatic clearinghouse, controlled

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disbursement, depository, electric funds transfer, information reporting, lockbox, stop payment, overdraft and/or wire transfer services.

CFC” means a “controlled foreign corporation” within the meaning of Section 957 of the Code.

CFC Holdco” means any Subsidiary that is a US Person all or substantially all of the assets of which consist of Equity Interests of one or more CFCs (excluding, for purposes of this assets determination, any indebtedness of such CFCs).

Change in Control” shall mean the occurrence of one or more of the following events: (a) any sale, lease, exchange or other transfer (in a single transaction or a series of related transactions) of all or substantially all of the assets of Parent to any person or “group” (within the meaning of the SEA); (b) the acquisition of ownership, directly or indirectly, beneficially or of record, by any person or “group” (within the meaning of the SEA) of thirty-five percent (35%) or more of the outstanding shares of the voting Equity Interests of Parent; (c) as of any date a majority of the board of directors of Parent consists (other than vacant seats) of individuals who were not either (i) directors of Parent as of the Agreement Date, (ii) selected or nominated to become directors by the board of directors of Parent of which a majority consisted of individuals described in clause (i), or (iii) selected or nominated to become directors by the board of directors of Parent of which a majority consisted of individuals described in clause (i) and individuals described in clause (ii); or (d) Parent shall cease to own and control, directly or indirectly, 100% of the outstanding Equity Interests of TBG.

Change in Law” shall mean the occurrence, after the Agreement Date or, in the case of an assignee of a Lender (other than an Affiliate of an existing Lender), after the date on which such assignee becomes a party to this Agreement and, in the case of a Participant (other than an Affiliate of an existing Lender), after the date on which it acquires its participation, of any of the following: (a) the adoption or taking effect of any law, rule, regulation or treaty, (b) any change in any law, rule, regulation or treaty or in the administration, interpretation or application thereof by any Governmental Authority or (c) the making or issuance of any request, rule, guideline or directive (whether or not having the force of law) by any Governmental Authority; provided that notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, to the extent not prohibited by Applicable Law, (x) the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and all requests, rules, guidelines or directives thereunder or issued in connection therewith and (y) all requests, rules, guidelines or directives promulgated by the Bank for International Settlements, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (or any successor or similar authority) or the United States or foreign regulatory authorities, in each case pursuant to Basel III, shall in each case be deemed to be a “Change in Law,” regardless of the date enacted, adopted or issued.

Code” shall mean the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended from time to time.

Collateral” shall mean all property pledged as collateral security for the Obligations pursuant to the Security Documents or otherwise, and all other property of any Borrower Party that is now or hereafter in the possession or control of any member of the Lender Group, or on which any member of the Lender Group has been granted a Lien.

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Collateral Access Agreement” shall mean any agreement of any lessor, warehouseman, processor, consignee or other Person in possession of, having a Lien upon or having rights or interests in, any of the Collateral in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, substantially in the form of Exhibit D-1 or Exhibit D-2 or otherwise in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, waiving or subordinating Liens or certain other rights or interests such Person may hold in regard to the property of any of the Borrower Parties and providing the Administrative Agent access to its Collateral.

Commitment Increase” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.17(a)(i).

Commitment Increase Cap” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.17(a)(i).

Commodity Exchange Act” shall mean the Commodity Exchange Act (7 U.S.C. § 1 et seq.), as amended from time to time, and any successor statute.

Commodity Hedge Agreement” shall mean any swap, cap, collar, forward purchase or similar agreements or arrangements dealing with commodity prices.

Compliance Certificate” shall mean a certificate executed by an Authorized Signatory of the Administrative Borrower substantially in the form of Exhibit E.

Confidential Information” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.17.

Connection Income Taxes” means Other Connection Taxes that are imposed on or measured by net income (however denominated) or that are franchise Taxes or branch profits Taxes.

 

 “Control” means the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to direct or cause the direction of the management or policies of a Person, whether through the ability to exercise voting power, by contract or otherwise. “Controlling” and “Controlled” have meanings correlative thereto.

 

Controlled Disbursement Account” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.2(f).

Copyright Security Agreements” shall mean, collectively, the Copyright Security Agreements made in favor of the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Lender Group, from time to time, including, without limitation, all Copyright Security Agreements entered into prior to the Agreement Date.

Credit Card Issuer” shall mean any Person (other than a Borrower Party) who issues or whose members issue credit cards, including without limitation, MasterCard or VISA bank credit or debit cards or other bank credit or debit cards issued through MasterCard International, Inc., Visa, U.S.A., Inc. or Visa International and American Express, Discover, Diners Club, Carte Blanche and other non-bank credit or debit cards, including, without limitation, credit or debit cards issued by or through American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc., Novus Services, Inc., or any proprietary card issuer reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent.

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Credit Card Receivables” shall mean each Account together with all income, payments and proceeds thereof, owed by a Credit Card Issuer or Credit Card Processor to a Borrower Party resulting from charges by a customer of a Borrower Party on credit or debit cards issued or processed by such Credit Card Issuer or Credit Card Processor in connection with the sale of goods by a Borrower Party, or services performed by a Borrower Party, in each case in the ordinary course of its business.

Credit Card Processor” shall mean any servicing or processing agent or any factor or financial intermediary who facilitates, services, processes or manages the credit authorization, billing transfer and/or payment procedures with respect to any Borrower Party’s sales transactions involving credit card or debit card purchases by customers using credit cards or debit cards issued by any Credit Card Issuer.

CSV” means, on each date of determination, the amount, as determined for each Eligible Life Insurance Policy, equal to the cash surrender value of such Eligible Life Insurance Policy.

Customer Dispute” shall mean all instances in which (a) a customer of a Borrower has rejected or returned the goods and such return or rejection has not been accepted by such Borrower as a valid return or rejection, or (b) a customer of a Borrower has otherwise affirmatively asserted grounds for nonpayment of an Account, including, without limitation, any repossession of goods by such Borrower, or any claim by an Account Debtor of total or partial failure of delivery, set-off, counterclaim, or breach of warranty.

Date of Issue” shall mean the date on which an Issuing Bank issues (or, at the direction of an Issuing Bank, a Foreign Issuer issues) a Letter of Credit pursuant to Section 2.15.

Debtor Relief Laws” means the Bankruptcy Code, and all other liquidation, conservatorship, bankruptcy, assignment for the benefit of creditors, moratorium, rearrangement, receivership, insolvency, reorganization, or similar debtor relief laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdictions from time to time in effect.

Default” shall mean any Event of Default, and any of the events specified in Section 9.1 regardless of whether there shall have occurred any passage of time or giving of notice (or both) that would be necessary in order to constitute such event an Event of Default.

Default Rate” shall mean a simple per annum interest rate equal to, (a) with respect to all outstanding principal, the sum of (i) the applicable Interest Rate Basis, plus (ii) the highest Applicable Margin, plus (iii) two percent (2.00%), and (b) with respect to all other Obligations (other than Obligations from Bank Products), the sum of (i) the Base Rate, plus (ii) the Applicable Margin applicable to Base Rate Advances plus (iii) two percent (2.00%); provided,  however, that (y) as to any Eurodollar Advance outstanding on the date that the Default Rate becomes applicable, the Default Rate shall be based on the then applicable Eurodollar Rate until the end of the current Eurodollar Advance Period and thereafter the Default Rate shall be based on the Base Rate as in effect from time to time and (z) as to any Base Rate Advance outstanding on the date that the Default Rate becomes applicable, the Default Rate shall be based on the Base Rate as in effect from time to time.

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Defaulting Lender” shall mean, subject to Section 2.18(c), any Lender that (a) has failed to (i) fund all or any portion of its Loans within two (2) Business Days of the date such Loans were required to be funded hereunder unless such Lender notifies the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Borrower in writing that such failure is the result of such Lender’s determination that one or more conditions precedent to funding (each of which conditions precedent, together with any applicable default, shall be specifically identified in such writing) has not been satisfied, or (ii) pay to the Administrative Agent, any Issuing Bank, any Swing Bank or any other Lender any other amount required to be paid by it hereunder (including in respect of its participation in Letters of Credit or Swing Loans) within two (2) Business Days of the date when due, (b) has notified the Administrative Borrower, the Administrative Agent or any Issuing Bank or Swing Bank in writing that it does not intend to comply with its funding obligations hereunder, or has made a public statement to that effect (unless such writing or public statement relates to such Lender’s obligation to fund a Loan hereunder and states that such position is based on such Lender’s determination that a condition precedent to funding (which condition precedent, together with any applicable default, shall be specifically identified in such writing or public statement) cannot be satisfied), (c) has failed, within three (3) Business Days after written request by the Administrative Agent or the Administrative Borrower, to confirm in writing to the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Borrower that it will comply with its prospective funding obligations hereunder (provided that such Lender shall cease to be a Defaulting Lender pursuant to this clause (c) upon receipt of such written confirmation by the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Borrower), or (d) has, or has a direct or indirect parent company that has, (i) become the subject of a proceeding under any Debtor Relief Law, (ii) had appointed for it a receiver, custodian, conservator, trustee, administrator, assignee for the benefit of creditors or similar Person charged with reorganization or liquidation of its business or assets, including the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other state or federal regulatory authority acting in such a capacity, or (iii) become the subject of a Bail-in Action; provided, that a Lender shall not be a Defaulting Lender solely by virtue of the ownership or acquisition of any equity interest in that Lender or any direct or indirect parent company thereof by a Governmental Authority so long as such ownership interest does not result in or provide such Lender with immunity from the jurisdiction of courts within the United States or from the enforcement of judgments or writs of attachment on its assets or permit such Lender (or such Governmental Authority) to reject, repudiate, disavow or disaffirm any contracts or agreements made with such Lender.  Any determination by the Administrative Agent that a Lender is a Defaulting Lender under clauses (a) through (d) above shall be conclusive and binding absent manifest error, and such Lender shall be deemed to be a Defaulting Lender (subject to Section 2.18(c)) upon delivery of written notice of such determination to the Borrowers, each Issuing Bank, each Swing Bank and each Lender.

Dilution” shall mean, as of any date of determination, a percentage, based upon the experience of the immediately prior twelve month period, that is the result of dividing the Dollar amount of (a) bad debt write downs, discounts, advertising allowances, credits or other dilutive items with respect to each Borrower Party’s Accounts during such period, by (b) each Borrower Party’s billings with respect to Accounts during such period.

Dilution Reserve” shall mean, as of any date of determination, an amount sufficient to reduce the advance rate against Eligible Accounts by the amount which Dilution is in excess of five percent (5.00%), rounded down to the nearest one-tenth of a percentage point (0.10%).

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Disbursement Account” shall mean account number 8800828975 maintained at SunTrust Bank, or as otherwise designated to the Administrative Agent by the Administrative Borrower.

Dividends” shall mean any direct or indirect distribution, dividend, or payment to any Person on account of any Equity Interests of any Borrower Party.

Documentary Letter of Credit” shall mean a documentary Letter of Credit issued in respect of the purchase of goods or services by any Borrower Party in the ordinary course of its business.

Dollars” or “$” shall mean the lawful currency of the United States of America.

Domestic Subsidiary” shall mean any Subsidiary of a Borrower that is organized and existing under the laws of the US or any state or commonwealth thereof or under the laws of the District of Columbia, but shall not include any CFC Holdco.

Dormant Subsidiary” shall mean any Subsidiary of a Borrower Party (but for the exclusion of “Excluded Subsidiaries” in the proviso of the definition of Subsidiary) that, as of any applicable date, does not conduct any business activities (other than those related to the maintenance of its existence) and has no assets or liabilities other than any de minimis assets or liabilities.

EEA Financial Institution” means (a) any credit institution or investment firm established in any EEA Member Country which is subject to the supervision of an EEA Resolution Authority, (b) any entity established in an EEA Member Country which is a parent of an institution described in clause (a) of this definition, or (c) any financial institution established in an EEA Member Country which is a subsidiary of an institution described in clauses (a) or (b) of this definition and is subject to consolidated supervision with its parent;

EEA Member Country” means any of the member states of the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Norway.

EEA Resolution Authority” means any public administrative authority or any person entrusted with public administrative authority of any EEA Member Country (including any delegee) having responsibility for the resolution of any EEA Financial Institution.

EBITDA” shall mean, with respect to the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries for any period, an amount equal to (a) EBITDAR for such period minus (b) to the extent added in determining EBITDAR for such period, Rent Expense for such period.

EBITDAR” shall mean, with respect to the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries for any period, an amount equal to the sum of (a) Net Income for such period plus (b) to the extent deducted in determining Net Income for such period, (i) Interest Expense, (ii) income tax expense, (iii) Rent Expense, (iv) loss from extraordinary items, (v) depreciation and amortization expense and (vi) non-cash items related to (1) LIFO charges, (2) purchase accounting items, including for the avoidance of doubt inventory step-up charges, and (3) loss on debt extinguishment, in each case, determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP in

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each case for such period; provided,  however, that if any such calculation includes any period in which an acquisition or sale of a Person or all or substantially all of the assets of a Person occurred, then such calculation shall be made on a Pro Forma Basis.

Eligible Accounts” shall mean, at any particular date, all Accounts of the Borrower Parties that the Administrative Agent, in the exercise of its Permitted Discretion, determines to be Eligible Accounts; provided,  however, that, without limiting the right of the Administrative Agent to establish other criteria of ineligibility, Eligible Accounts shall not include any of the following Accounts:

(a)        Accounts with respect to which more than one hundred twenty (120) days have elapsed since the original invoice therefor or sixty (60) days since the due date of the original invoice;

(b)        Accounts with respect to which any of the representations, warranties, covenants and agreements contained in Section 5.2 are not or have ceased to be complete and correct or have been breached;

(c)        Accounts with respect to which, in whole or in part, a check, promissory note, draft, trade acceptance or other instrument for the payment of money has been received, presented for payment and returned uncollected for any reason, unless the Account Debtor subsequently honors such check, note, draft, acceptance or instrument or pays such Account or part thereof paid therewith;

(d)        Accounts as to which the Borrower Party has not performed, as of the applicable date of calculation, all of its obligations then required to have been performed, including, without limitation, the delivery of merchandise or rendition of services applicable to such Accounts;

(e)        Accounts as to which any one or more of the following events has occurred with respect to the Account Debtor on such Accounts:  death or judicial declaration of incompetency of such Account Debtor who is an individual; the filing by or against such Account Debtor of a request or petition for liquidation, reorganization, arrangement, adjustment of debts, adjudication as a bankrupt, winding-up, or  other relief under the bankruptcy, insolvency, or similar laws of the US, any state or territory thereof, or any foreign jurisdiction, now or hereafter in effect; the making of any general assignment by such Account Debtor for the benefit of creditors; the appointment of a receiver or trustee for such Account Debtor or for any of the assets of such Account Debtor, including, without limitation, the appointment of or taking possession by a “custodian,” as defined in Bankruptcy Code; the institution by or against such Account Debtor of any other type of Insolvency Proceeding (under the bankruptcy laws of the US or otherwise) or of any formal or informal proceeding for the dissolution or liquidation of, settlement of claims against, or winding up of affairs of, such Account Debtor; the sale, assignment, or transfer of all or substantially all of the assets of such Account Debtor unless the obligations of such Account Debtor in respect of the Accounts are assumed by and assigned to such purchaser or transferee; the nonpayment generally by such Account Debtor of its debts as they become due; or the cessation of the business of such Account Debtor as a going concern; provided,  however, that the foregoing shall not include post-petition Accounts of an Account

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Debtor to the extent that (i) such Accounts constitute Accounts of such Account Debtor as a “debtor-in-possession” and (ii) such Accounts have been approved by the Administrative Agent in its Permitted Discretion;

(f)        Accounts of an Account Debtor for whom fifty percent (50%) or more of the aggregate Dollar amount of such Account Debtor’s outstanding Accounts are classified as ineligible under the criteria set forth in clause (a) hereof;

(g)        Accounts which represent the remaining obligations for partially paid invoices, unless the partial payments on such Accounts constitute deposits and other prepayments required by the Borrower Party as a condition to production of the goods which are the subject of such Accounts;

(h)        Accounts owed by an Account Debtor which: (i)(A) does not maintain its chief executive office or have a material presence in the US or in Canada and (B) is not organized under the laws of the US or any state or territory thereof or of Canada or any province thereof; (ii) is the government of any foreign country or sovereign state, or of any state, municipality, or other political subdivision thereof, or of any department, agency, public corporation, or other instrumentality thereof; except to the extent that such Accounts are secured or payable by a letter of credit or acceptance, or insured under foreign credit insurance in each case, on terms and conditions satisfactory to the Administrative Agent in its Permitted Discretion; or (iii) is a Sanctioned Person or Sanctioned Country;

(i)         Accounts owed by an Account Debtor which is an Affiliate or employee of any Borrower Party;

(j)         Accounts which are owed by an Account Debtor to which the Borrower Party is indebted in any way, or which are subject to any right of setoff by the Account Debtor, including, without limitation, for co-op advertising, rebates, incentives and promotions, to the extent of such indebtedness or right of setoff and without duplication of any such indebtedness or right of setoff accounted for in the calculation of Dilution;

(k)        Accounts which are subject to any Customer Dispute, but only to the extent of the amount in dispute;

(l)         Accounts which are owed by the government of the US, or any department, agency, public corporation, or other instrumentality thereof (excluding Accounts owed by the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (“AAFES”), owed by The Navy Exchange Service Command (“NESC”), or owed by the Marine Corps Community Service (“MCCS”) to the extent such AAFES Accounts, NESC Accounts, or MCCS Accounts do not exceed $3,000,000), unless all required procedures for the effective collateral assignment of the Accounts under the Federal Assignment of Claims Act of 1940 have been complied with to the Administrative Agent’s reasonable satisfaction with respect to such Accounts;

(m)       Accounts which are owed by any state, municipality, territory or other political subdivision of the US, or any department, agency, public corporation, or other instrumentality thereof and as to which the Administrative Agent determines in  its Permitted

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Discretion that the Administrative Agent’s security interest therein is not or cannot be perfected or cannot be enforced against the applicable Account Debtor;

(n)        Accounts which represent third-party leasing transactions;

(o)        Accounts which represent sales on a bill-and-hold, guaranteed sale, sale and return, sale on approval, consignment or other repurchase or return basis;

(p)        Accounts which represent any contractual obligation, based on a percentage of sales or otherwise, that must be collected from the Account Debtor and paid by the Borrower Party to a third party as a “pass-through” item, but only to the extent of the amount of such pass-through;

(q)        Accounts which are evidenced by a promissory note or other instrument or by chattel paper;

(r)        Accounts as to which the applicable Account Debtor has not been sent an invoice or for which are partially billed;

(s)        Accounts with respect to which the Account Debtor is located in a state or jurisdiction that requires, as a condition to access to the courts of such jurisdiction, that a creditor qualify to transact business, file a business activities report or other report or form, or take one or more other actions, unless the Borrower Party has so qualified, filed such reports or forms, or taken such actions (and, in each case, paid any required fees or other charges), except to the extent that the Borrower Party may qualify subsequently as a foreign entity authorized to transact business in such state or jurisdiction and gain access to such courts, without incurring any cost or penalty viewed by the Administrative Agent to be significant in amount, and such later qualification cures any bar to access to such courts to enforce payment of such Account;

(t)         Accounts which are not a bona fide, valid and, to the best of the Borrower Parties’ knowledge, enforceable obligation of the Account Debtor thereunder;

(u)        Accounts which are owed by an Account Debtor with whom any Borrower Party has any agreement or understanding for deductions from the Accounts, except for discounts or allowances which are made in the ordinary course of business for prompt payment or volume purchases and which discounts or allowances are reflected in the calculation of the face value of each invoice related to such Accounts, or Accounts with respect to which a debit or chargeback has been issued or generated, in each case to the extent of such deduction and without duplication of any such deduction accounted for in the calculation of Dilution;

(v)        Accounts which are not subject to a valid and continuing first priority Lien in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, pursuant to the Security Documents as to which all action necessary or desirable to perfect such security interest shall have been taken, and to which the Borrower Party has good and marketable title, free and clear of any Liens (other than Liens in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, and Permitted Liens);

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(w)       Accounts which are owed by an Account Debtor to the extent that such Account, together with all other Accounts owing by the same Account Debtor and its Affiliates, exceed twenty-five percent (25%) of all Eligible Accounts;

(x)        Accounts which represent rebates, refunds or other similar transactions, but only to the extent of the amount of such rebate, refund or similar transaction;

(y)        Accounts as to which a security agreement, financing statement, equivalent security or Lien instrument or continuation statement is on file or of record in any public office, except any such as may have been filed in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, pursuant to the Security Documents, any such evidencing or relating to a Permitted Lien, and any such with respect to a Lien granted by an Account Debtor in favor of a Borrower Party; or

(z)        Accounts which constitute Eligible Credit Card Receivables.

Eligible Assignee” shall mean (a) a Lender; (b) an Affiliate of a Lender; (c) an Approved Fund; or (d) any other Person approved by (i) the Administrative Agent, (ii) with respect to any proposed assignee of the Revolving Loan Commitment, the Issuing Banks, and (iii) unless (x) such Person is taking delivery of an assignment in connection with physical settlement of a credit derivatives transaction or (y) a Default exists, the Administrative Borrower, such approvals of the Administrative Agent, the Issuing Banks and the Administrative Borrower not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed; provided,  however, that if the consent of the Administrative Borrower to an assignment or to an Eligible Assignee is required hereunder (including a consent to an assignment which does not meet the minimum assignment thresholds specified in Section 11.5(b)), the Administrative Borrower shall be deemed to have given its consent five (5) Business Days after the date notice thereof has been delivered by the assigning Lender (through the Administrative Agent) unless such consent is expressly refused by the Administrative Borrower prior to such fifth (5th) Business Day.  None of the Borrowers, any of their Subsidiaries, any of their Affiliates, or any Defaulting Lender, shall be an Eligible Assignee.

Eligible Canadian Inventory” shall mean, at any particular date, Inventory that otherwise satisfies the eligibility requirements of Eligible Domestic Inventory except that it is located in Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec).

Eligible Credit Card Receivables”  shall mean, at any particular date, each Credit Card Receivable that satisfies the following criteria at the time of creation and continues to meet the same at the time of such determination: such Credit Card Receivable (i) has been earned by performance, represents the bona fide amounts due to a Borrower  Party from a Credit Card Issuer or from a Credit Card Processor, and was originated in the ordinary course of business of such Borrower Party, and (ii) is not ineligible for inclusion in the calculation of the Borrowing Base pursuant to any of clauses (a) through (l) below.  Without limiting the foregoing, to qualify as an Eligible Credit Card Receivable, an Account shall indicate no Person other than a Borrower Party as payee or remittance party.  In determining the amount to be so included, the face amount of an Account shall be reduced by, without duplication, to the extent not reflected in such face amount, (i) the amount of all accrued and actual discounts, claims, credits or credits pending,

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promotional program allowances, price adjustments, finance charges or other allowances (including any amount that a Borrower Party may be obligated to rebate to a customer, a Credit Card Issuer or a Credit Card Processor pursuant to the terms of any agreement or understanding) and (ii) the aggregate amount of all cash received in respect of such Account but not yet applied by the applicable Borrower Party to reduce the amount of such Credit Card Receivable.  Any Credit Card Receivables meeting the foregoing criteria shall be deemed Eligible Credit Card Receivables but only as long as such Credit Card Receivable is not included within any of the following categories, in which case such Credit Card Receivable shall not constitute an Eligible Credit Card Receivable:

(a)        Credit Card Receivables which do not constitute an “Account” (as defined in the UCC);

(b)        Credit Card Receivables that have been outstanding for more than five (5) Business Days from the date of sale of goods or services giving rise to such Credit Card Receivables;

(c)        Credit Card Receivables with respect to which a Borrower Party does not have good, and valid title, free and clear of any Lien (other than Liens granted to the Administrative Agent and other Permitted Liens);

(d)        Credit Card Receivables that are not subject to a first priority security interest in favor of the Administrative Agent (other than Permitted Liens having priority over the Lien of the Administrative Agent under Applicable Law) (it being the intent that chargebacks in the ordinary course by such Credit Card Processors and Credit Card Issuers shall not be deemed violative of this clause);

(e)        Credit Card Receivables which are disputed, are with recourse, or with respect to which a claim, counterclaim, offset or chargeback has been asserted (but only to the extent of such claim, counterclaim, offset or chargeback);

(f)        Credit Card Receivables as to which the Credit Card Processor has the right under certain circumstances to require a Borrower Party to repurchase the Accounts from such Credit Card Processor;

(g)        Credit Card Receivables due from a Credit Card Issuer or Credit Card Processor of the applicable credit card which is the subject of any bankruptcy or Insolvency Proceedings;

(h)        Credit Card Receivables which are not a valid, legally enforceable obligation of the applicable Credit Card Issuer with respect thereto;

(i)         Credit Card Receivables which do not conform in all material respects to all representations, warranties or other provisions in the Loan Documents relating to Credit Card Receivables;

(j)         Credit Card Receivables which are evidenced by “chattel paper” or an “instrument” of any kind unless such “chattel paper” or “instrument” is in the possession of the

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Administrative Agent and, to the extent necessary or appropriate, endorsed to the Administrative Agent;

(k)        Credit Card Receivables arising from the use of a private label credit card (i.e., any Credit Card Receivable where a Borrower Party or an Affiliate of a Borrower Party is the Credit Card Issuer); or

(l)         Credit Card Receivables arising from the use of a “co-branded” credit card which are deemed ineligible for inclusion in the Borrowing Base by the Administrative Agent in the exercise of its Permitted Discretion.

Eligible Domestic Inventory” shall mean, as of any particular date, the portion of the Inventory of each Borrower Party that the Administrative Agent, in the exercise of its Permitted Discretion, determines to be Eligible Domestic Inventory; provided,  however, that without limiting the right of the Administrative Agent to establish other criteria of ineligibility, Eligible Domestic Inventory shall not include any of the following Inventory:

(a)        Inventory that is not owned solely by a Borrower Party;

(b)        Inventory that does not conform to all of the warranties and representations regarding the same which are set forth in this Agreement or any of the other Loan Documents;

(c)        Inventory that is not located at a Permitted Location in the US;

(d)        Inventory that is subject to any asserted claim of reclamation, Lien, adverse claim, interest or right (other than Liens in favor of the Administrative Agent, Permitted Liens (so long as such Permitted Liens are subordinated to the Liens in favor of the Administrative Agent and do not secure Indebtedness for borrowed money), and claims, interests, rights or other encumbrances arising from a licensing, patent, royalty, trademark, trade name or copyright agreement with a third party so long as, if requested by the Administrative Agent in its Permitted Discretion, any such Inventory is subject to a Licensor Consent) of any other Person, but solely to the extent of the amount of such Lien, claim, interest or right;

(e)        Inventory that has been consigned for sale to or by any Person;

(f)        Inventory that is not in good condition or does not meet all standards imposed by any Person having regulatory authority over such goods or their use and/or sale, or Inventory that is not currently saleable in the normal course of a Borrower Party’s business;

(g)        Inventory that consists of work-in-process;

(h)        Inventory scheduled for return to vendors, Inventory which is obsolete or slow-moving (for purposes of this subsection, what constitutes “obsolete or slow-moving” Inventory shall be determined by the Administrative Agent in its Permitted Discretion), display items, packaging materials, labels or name plates or similar supplies;

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(i)         Inventory that is not personal property in which a Borrower Party has granted a valid and continuing first priority Lien in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, pursuant to the Security Documents, or as to which all action necessary to perfect such security interest has not been taken;

(j)         Inventory that is covered, in whole or in part, by any security agreement, financing statement, equivalent security or Lien instrument or continuation statement which is on file or of record in any public office, except (i) such as may have been filed in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, pursuant to the Security Documents or (ii) such as may have been filed with respect to Permitted Liens;

(k)        Inventory which constitutes In-Transit Inventory or Eligible L/C Inventory;

(l)         Inventory that is subject to any licensing, patent, royalty, trademark, trade name or copyright agreement with any third party requiring the payment of royalties or fees or requiring the consent of the licensor for a sale thereof by the Administrative Agent and is not subject to a Licensor Consent that has been requested by the Administrative Agent in its Permitted Discretion; and

(m)       Inventory that is acquired from a Sanctioned Person.

Eligible Inventory” shall mean, collectively, Eligible Domestic Inventory, Eligible Canadian Inventory, Eligible In-Transit Inventory and Eligible L/C Inventory.

Eligible In-Transit Inventory” means (a) Eligible Permitted Location In-Transit Inventory in an aggregate amount not to exceed $15,000,000 and (b) all other finished goods which constitute In-Transit Inventory (without duplication of any Eligible Permitted Location In-Transit Inventory, Eligible L/C Inventory, Eligible Canadian Inventory or Eligible Domestic Inventory) owned by any Borrower Party, which such Inventory is in transit to a Borrower Party’s location in the US or Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec) or to a customer of a Borrower Party that will take delivery of such Inventory at the port of destination located in the US or Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec) and as to which such In-Transit Inventory: (i) shall be the subject of a bill of lading or a cargo receipt that (A)(x) in the case of a negotiable bill of lading or negotiable cargo receipt, is consigned to the Administrative Agent or an Issuing Bank (either directly or by means of endorsement) or (y) in the case of a non-negotiable bill of lading or non-negotiable cargo receipt, is consigned to the Administrative Agent or an Issuing Bank (either directly or by means of endorsements) or to a Borrower Party if such bill of lading or cargo receipt shall state “[Name of applicable Borrower Party], subject to the security interest of SunTrust Bank, as agent, Mail Code GA-ATL-1981, 3333 Peachtree Road, 4th Floor-East Tower, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, Attention:  Asset Manager – Oxford Industries, Inc.” thereon and (B) was issued by the carrier respecting the subject In-Transit Inventory, (ii) is insured in accordance with Section 6.5, (iii) with respect to In-Transit Inventory that is subject to a non-negotiable bill of lading or non-negotiable cargo receipt, such In-Transit Inventory shall be in the physical possession of an Approved Freight Handler and (iv) would not be deemed ineligible for inclusion in the Borrowing Base under clauses (a), (b), (d) (other than in respect of any possessory Lien of the related common carrier or any Lien in favor of a related Approved Freight

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Handler), (e), (f), (g), (h), (i), (j), (l) or (m) of the definition of Eligible Domestic Inventory, treating such eligibility criteria as applicable to such In-Transit Inventory.  Upon the request of the Administrative Agent, the Borrower Parties shall promptly deliver to the Administrative Agent copies of all such bills of lading or cargo receipts

Eligible L/C Inventory” shall mean an amount equal to the aggregate face amount of all Documentary Letters of Credit (other than Letters of Credit covering Eligible In-Transit Inventory, Eligible Canadian Inventory or Eligible Domestic Inventory) issued and outstanding on behalf of a Borrower Party in connection with the purchase of goods that would constitute Eligible Domestic Inventory, Eligible Canadian  Inventory or Eligible In-Transit Inventory upon delivery to the applicable Borrower Party, or would result in Eligible Accounts upon sale, (and to the extent such goods underlying any such Documentary Letters of Credit are in the possession of a Freight Handler, such Freight Handler is an Approved Freight Handler) excluding the portion of the face amount of any Documentary Letter of Credit relating to goods that are or are to become Inventory which are scheduled to be shipped by the seller or manufacturer more than sixty (60) days after such date of determination.

Eligible Life Insurance Policies” shall mean, at any particular date, all Life Insurance Policies owned by the Borrowers that the Administrative Agent, in the exercise of its Permitted Discretion, determines to be Eligible Life Insurance Policies; provided,  however, that, without limiting the right of the Administrative Agent to establish other criteria of ineligibility, Eligible Life Insurance Policies shall not include any Life Insurance Policy:

(a)        which is not in full force and effect with all premiums due having been paid in full;

(b)        which is not owned by a Borrower;

(c)        the sole beneficiary of which is not a Borrower;

(d)        which is not in a form approved by the Administrative Agent;

(e)        which has not been collaterally assigned by the applicable Borrower to the Administrative Agent to secure repayment of the Obligations pursuant to a Life Insurance Assignment in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, and which has been executed by a Borrower and the issuing life insurance company (or for which evidence of recordation with the issuing life insurance company and such other assurances as may be reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent has been provided in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent);

(f)        which is subject to a currently effective assignment by any Borrower to any Person (other than the Administrative Agent);

(g)        the existence and cash surrender value of which have not been certified in the most recent Borrowing Base Certificate;

(h)        which has any policy loans or advances outstanding against such Life Insurance Policy;

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(i)         which has been revoked or challenged by the issuing life insurance company; or

(j)         which is not a whole life insurance policy issued by an insurance company that is rated “A” or better by AM Best & Co.

Any Life Insurance Policy that is not an Eligible Life Insurance Policy shall nevertheless be part of the Collateral.  For avoidance of doubt, any Life Insurance Policy determined ineligible under more than one clause above shall be calculated without duplication.

Eligible Permitted Location In-Transit Inventory” shall mean Inventory of a Borrower Party that (a) is currently in transit (whether by vessel, air or land) from (i) a Permitted Location of a Borrower Party in the United States or Canada to (ii) a Permitted Location of a Borrower Party in the United States or Canada, so long as such Inventory remains in a jurisdiction where all necessary actions have been taken to perfect the Administrative Agent’s Lien on such Inventory (including all PPSA filings), as reasonably determined by the Administrative Agent and (b) would not be deemed ineligible for inclusion in the Borrowing Base under clauses (a), (b), (d) (other than in respect of any possessory Lien of the related common carrier or any Lien in favor of a related Approved Freight Handler), (e), (f), (g), (h), (i), (j), (l) or (m) of the definition of Eligible Domestic Inventory.

Eligible Trademarks” shall mean, at any particular date, (a) all United States registered trademarks and trademark applications owned by TBG (and all United States registered copyrights related thereto and used in connection therewith) and all United States registered trademarks and trademark applications owned by Sugartown (and all United States registered copyrights related thereto and used in connection therewith), (b) at the option of the Borrowers, any other United States registered trademarks or trademark applications owned by any Borrower Party and (c) at the option of the Borrowers, any trademarks or trademark applications owned by any Borrower Party and registered in the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, in each case, that satisfies the following criteria at the time of determination: (i) the Administrative Agent shall have been granted a first priority lien on such trademarks, trademark applications and copyrights and (ii) the Administrative Agent shall have received appraisals of such trademarks, trademark applications and copyrights in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Administrative Agent completed within one month prior to, on, or after the Agreement Date by an appraiser selected by the Administrative Agent and such annual appraisals, if any, of such trademarks, trademark applications and copyrights as are required pursuant to Section 6.7.

Environmental Laws” shall mean, collectively, any and all applicable federal, state, local or municipal laws, rules, orders, regulations, statutes, ordinances, codes, decrees or requirements of any Governmental Authority regulating, relating to or imposing liability or standards of conduct concerning environmental protection matters, including without limitation, Hazardous Materials or human health, as now or may at any time during the term of this Agreement be in effect.

Equity Interests” shall mean, as applied to any Person, any capital stock, membership interests, partnership interests or other equity interests of such Person, regardless of class or

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designation, and all warrants, options, purchase rights, conversion or exchange rights, voting rights, calls or claims of any character with respect thereto.

ERISA” shall mean the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as in effect on the Agreement Date and as such Act may be amended thereafter from time to time.

ERISA Affiliate” shall mean, with respect to any Borrower Party, any trade or business (whether or not incorporated) that together with such Borrower Party, are treated as a single employer under Section 414 of the Code.

ERISA Event” shall mean, with respect to any Borrower Party or any ERISA Affiliate, (a) a Reportable Event; (b) the withdrawal of any Borrower Party or ERISA Affiliate from a Title IV Plan subject to Section 4063 of ERISA during a plan year in which it was a substantial employer, as defined in Section 4001(a)(2) of ERISA or a cessation of operations that is treated as such a withdrawal under Section 4062(e) of ERISA; (c) the complete or partial withdrawal of any Borrower Party or any ERISA Affiliate from any Multiemployer Plan; (d) the filing of a notice of intent to terminate a Title IV Plan or the treatment of a Title IV Plan amendment as a termination under Section 4041 or 4041A of ERISA; (e) the institution of proceedings to terminate a Title IV Plan or Multiemployer Plan by the PBGC; (f) the reorganization or insolvency of a Multiemployer Plan under Section 4241 or 4245 of ERISA, or a reasonably credible written notification of such reorganization or insolvency sent pursuant to Section 4242 or 4245 of ERISA; (g) the failure by any Borrower Party or ERISA Affiliate to make when due required contributions to a Multiemployer Plan or Title IV Plan unless such failure is cured within thirty (30) days; (h) any other event or condition that would reasonably be expected to constitute grounds under Section 4042 of ERISA for the termination of, or the appointment of a trustee to administer, any Title IV Plan or Multiemployer Plan or for the imposition of liability under Section 4069 or 4212(c) of ERISA; (i) the revocation of a Plan’s tax-qualified status under Code Section 401(a); (j) the reorganization or insolvency of a Multiemployer Plan under Section 4241 or 4245 of ERISA; (k) a Title IV Plan is in “at risk status” within the meaning of Code Section 430(i); or (l) a Multiemployer Plan is in “endangered status” or “critical status” within the meaning of Code Section 432(b).

EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule” means the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule published by the Loan Market Association (or any successor person), as in effect from time to time.

Eurodollar Advance” shall mean an Advance which the Administrative Borrower requests to be made as a Eurodollar Advance or which is continued as or converted to a Eurodollar Advance, in accordance with the provisions of Section 2.2(c).

Eurodollar Advance Period” shall mean, for each Eurodollar Advance, each one (1), two (2), three (3), or six (6) month period (or, if acceptable to the Administrative Agent, with respect to each Eurodollar Advance made on the Agreement Date, a period shorter than one (1) month), as selected by the Administrative Borrower pursuant to Section 2.2(c), during which the applicable Eurodollar Rate (but not the Applicable Margin) shall remain unchanged.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, however: (a) any applicable Eurodollar Advance Period which would otherwise end on a day which is not a Business Day shall be extended to the next succeeding Business Day, unless such Business Day falls in another calendar month, in which

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case such Eurodollar Advance Period shall end on the next preceding Business Day; (b) any applicable Eurodollar Advance Period which begins on a day for which there is no numerically corresponding day in the calendar month during which such Eurodollar Advance Period is to end shall (subject to clause (a) above) end on the last day of such calendar month; and (c) no Eurodollar Advance Period shall extend beyond the Maturity Date or such earlier date as would interfere with the repayment obligations of the Borrowers under Section 2.6.

Eurodollar Rate” shall mean, with respect to each Eurodollar Advance Period for a Eurodollar Loan, (i) the rate per annum equal to the London interbank offered rate for deposits in Dollars appearing on Reuters screen page LIBOR 01 (or on any successor or substitute page of such service or any successor to such service, or such other commercially available source providing such quotations as may be designated by the Administrative Agent from time to time) at approximately 11:00 a.m. (London time) two (2) Business Days prior to the first day of such Eurodollar Advance Period, with a maturity comparable to such Eurodollar Advance Period, divided by (ii) a percentage equal to 100% minus the then stated maximum rate of all reserve requirements (including any marginal, emergency, supplemental, special or other reserves and without benefit of credits for proration, exceptions or offsets that may be available from time to time) expressed as a decimal (rounded upward to the next 1/100th of 1%) applicable to any member bank of the Federal Reserve System in respect of Eurocurrency liabilities as defined in Regulation D (or any successor category of liabilities under Regulation D); provided that if the rate referred to in clause (i) above is not available at any such time for any reason, then the rate referred to in clause (i) shall instead be the interest rate per annum, as determined by the Administrative Agent, to be the arithmetic average of the rates per annum at which deposits in  Dollars in an amount equal to the amount of such Eurodollar Advances are offered by major banks in the London interbank market to the Administrative Agent at approximately 11:00 a.m. (London time), two (2) Business Days prior to the first day of such Eurodollar Advance Period.  For purposes of this Agreement, the Eurodollar Rate will not be less than zero percent (0%).

Event of Default” shall mean any of the events specified in Section 9.1, provided that any requirement for notice or lapse of time, or both, has been satisfied.

Excess Availability” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the amount (if any) by which (a) the lesser of (i) the Revolving Loan Commitment, and (ii) the Borrowing Base as most recently reported by the Borrower Parties on or prior to such date of determination, exceeds (b) the Aggregate Revolving Credit Obligations on such date of determination.

Excluded Deposit Accounts” shall mean, collectively, (i) each disbursement account that has a balance no greater than the amount necessary to cover outstanding checks drawn on such account, (ii) petty cash deposit accounts for retail stores that have a balance (determined on an average basis for all retail stores as of any date of determination) no greater than $5,000 per retail store, (iii) any employee benefit trust account, so long as the balance therein does not exceed as of any date of determination the Administrative Borrower’s estimate of employee benefit claims to be paid in the remaining portion of such fiscal year (or, with respect to any date of determination in the last fiscal month of any fiscal year, the Administrative Borrower’s estimate of employee benefit claims to be paid in the remaining portion of such fiscal year and during the next succeeding fiscal year) from such date of determination (provided, that at any time that a Default exists, Borrower Parties shall not deposit additional funds into such account except to the

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extent necessary to pay accrued and unpaid employee benefit claims that are then due and payable) and (iv) other deposit accounts with balances not to exceed $5,000,000 in the aggregate.

Excluded Subsidiary” shall mean any Subsidiary of a Borrower Party (but for the exclusion of “Excluded Subsidiaries” in the proviso of the definition of Subsidiary) that (i) is not a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of a Borrower Party, (ii) is (or whose parent is) prohibited from executing a Guaranty Supplement, granting a Lien in favor of the Administrative Agent as required under Section 6.17 or having its Equity Interest pledged to secure the Obligations by applicable law, rule, regulation or contract (so long as any such contractual restriction was not entered into in contemplation hereof) or which would require any consent, approval, license or authorization of, or prior notice to, a Governmental Authority which has not been obtained, (iii) is a Dormant Subsidiary or (iv) the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Borrower agree that the cost (including any tax cost), burden, difficulty or consequence of providing a Guarantee is excessive in relation to the value afforded thereby. As of the First Amendment Effective Date, the only Excluded Subsidiary is Oxford Industries Foundation, Inc.

Excluded Swap Obligation” shall mean, with respect to any Guarantor, any Lender Hedge Obligation if, and to the extent that, all or a portion of the Guaranty of such Guarantor of, or the grant by such Guarantor of a security interest to secure, such Lender Hedge Obligation (or any Guaranty thereof) is or becomes illegal or unlawful under the Commodity Exchange Act or any rule, regulation or order of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (or the application or official interpretation of any thereof) by virtue of such Guarantor’s failure for any reason to constitute an “eligible contract participant” as defined in the Commodity Exchange Act at the time the Guaranty of such Guarantor or the grant of such security interest becomes effective with respect to such Lender Hedge Obligation.  If a Lender Hedge Obligation arises under a master agreement governing more than one swap, such exclusion shall apply only to the portion of such Lender Hedge Obligation that is attributable to swaps for which such Guaranty or security interest is or becomes illegal.

Excluded Taxes” shall mean any of the following Taxes imposed on or with respect to a Recipient or required to be withheld or deducted from a payment to a Recipient, (a) Taxes imposed on or measured by net income (however denominated), franchise Taxes, and branch profits Taxes, in each case, (i) imposed as a result of such Recipient being organized under the laws of, or having its principal office or, in the case of any Lender, its applicable lending office located in, the jurisdiction imposing such Tax (or any political subdivision thereof) or (ii) that are Other Connection Taxes, (b) in the case of a Lender, U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed on amounts payable to or for the account of such Lender with respect to an applicable interest in a Loan or Commitment pursuant to a law in effect on the date on which (i) such Lender acquires such interest in the Loan or Commitment (other than pursuant to an assignment request by the Administrative Borrower under Section 11.16) or (ii) such Lender changes its lending office, except in each case to the extent that, pursuant to Section 12.5, amounts with respect to such Taxes were payable either to such Lender’s assignor immediately before such Lender became a party hereto or to such Lender immediately before it changed its lending office, (c) Taxes attributable to such Recipient’s failure to comply with Section 12.5(g) and (d) any U.S. federal withholding Taxes imposed under FATCA.

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Existing Credit Agreement” has the meaning ascribed to such term in the recitals to this Agreement.

Existing Letters of Credit” shall mean the letters of credit listed on Schedule L-1.

FATCA” shall mean Sections 1471 through 1474 of the Code, as of the date of this Agreement (or any amended or successor version that is substantively comparable and not materially more onerous to comply with), any current or future regulations or official interpretations thereof, any agreements entered into pursuant to Section 1471(b)(1) of the Code and any applicable intergovernmental agreements with respect thereto.

Federal Funds Rate” shall mean, for any day, the rate per annum (rounded upwards, if necessary, to the next 1/100 of 1%) equal to the weighted average of the rates on overnight Federal funds transactions with member banks of the Federal Reserve System, as published by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on the next succeeding Business Day or, if such rate is not so published for any Business Day, the Federal Funds Rate for such day shall be the average (rounded upwards, if necessary, to the next 1/100 of 1%) of the quotations for such day on such transactions received by the Administrative Agent from three Federal funds brokers of recognized standing selected by the Administrative Agent. For purposes of this Agreement the Federal Funds Rate shall not be less than zero percent (0%).

Fee Letter” shall mean that certain fee letter dated as of June 26, 2019, by and among SunTrust Bank, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., and the Parent.

FILO Tranche” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.17(c).

Financial Covenant” shall mean the financial covenant applicable to the Borrower Parties from time to time pursuant to Section 8.8.

First Amendment Effective Date” shall mean July 31, 2019.

Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio” shall mean, with respect to the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis for any period, calculated on a Pro Forma Basis during such period, the ratio of (a) the greater of (i) (x) EBITDAR for such period minus (y) the sum of (A) Capital Expenditures made during such period and not financed with the proceeds of Funded Debt (other than the proceeds of a Loan) and (B) cash income taxes paid during such period (provided that, at the option of the Borrowers, cash income taxes payable on account of any gain from the sale or other disposition of any asset may be deemed to have been paid in the period during which such sale or other disposition occurred, and any cash income taxes paid on account of any gain from such sale or other disposition shall be included in this clause (B) when paid to the extent in excess of the amount of taxes that were included in the period during which such sale or other disposition occurred), or (ii) zero, to (b) Fixed Charges.

Fixed Charges” shall mean, for Borrowers and their Subsidiaries for any period, the sum (without duplication) of (a) Interest Expense for such period, (b) Rent Expense for such period, (c) scheduled principal payments made on Total Funded Debt during such period (which, for purposes of clarification, exclude prepayments under the Revolving Loans), (d) Restricted Payments (other than (1) Dividends paid in kind, (2) Restricted Payments paid during fiscal year

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2013 permitted pursuant to Section 8.4(c) in an aggregate amount not to exceed $15,000,000, and (3) Restricted Payments paid during any fiscal year, commencing with fiscal year 2016, and continuing thereafter, permitted pursuant to Section 8.4(c) in an aggregate amount not to exceed $10,000,000 per fiscal year) to holders of Equity Interests paid by Parent during such period and (e) any cash payments for earn-outs or contingent consideration arising from acquisitions permitted pursuant to Section 8.7(d) to the extent such payments exceed amounts deducted with respect to such earn-outs or contingent consideration in determining Net Income or EBITDAR for the current and all prior periods.

Flood Insurance Laws” shall mean, collectively, (i) the National Flood Insurance Reform Act of 1994 (which comprehensively revised the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 and  the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973), as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto,  (ii) the  Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004, as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto and (iii) the Biggert–Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, as now or hereafter in effect or any successor statute thereto, in each case, together with all statutory and regulatory provisions consolidating, amending, replacing, supplementing, implementing  or interpreting any of the foregoing, as amended or modified from time to time.

Foreign IP Transfer” shall mean the sale, disposition or other transfer by one or more of the Borrower Parties of any foreign patents, trademarks, service marks or copyrights and any licenses and other rights related thereto, including without limitation the right to sue for past, present and future infringement thereof and the goodwill associated with any trademarks and service marks, and so long as (a) such sale, disposition or other transfer is for fair market value (provided that a capital contribution to a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of a Borrower Party shall be deemed to be for fair market value), (b) such sale, disposition or other transfer is made to a Foreign Subsidiary that is a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of a Borrower Party, and such Wholly-Owned Subsidiary is directly owned by a Borrower Party and the Equity Interests of such Foreign Subsidiary have been pledged to the Administrative Agent in accordance with Section 6.17 unless such direct ownership or pledge is prohibited by Applicable Law, would impose material taxes that otherwise would not be payable, materially increase taxes, or otherwise thwart or materially impair a tax objective or benefit expected to be obtained or available as a result of such sale, disposition or other transfer, (c) no Default or Event of Default shall have occurred and be continuing or result therefrom and (d) a senior officer of Parent shall have delivered a certificate to the Administrative Agent certifying that any such sale, disposition or other transfer satisfies the conditions of clauses (a), (b) and (c) above. For the avoidance of doubt, any trademark registered at the Canadian Intellectual Property Office sold, disposed of or transferred shall not be an Eligible Trademark.

Foreign Issuer” shall mean any foreign bank engaged by an Issuing Bank to issue Documentary Letters of Credit on behalf of such Issuing Bank so long as (a) such foreign bank has agreed to hold any and all documents, instruments or other Collateral in its possession in connection with the issuance of any Documentary Letter of Credit as bailee on behalf of the Administrative Agent to perfect the Administrative Agent’s security interest in such documents, instruments or other Collateral and (b) the agreement between such Issuing Bank and the Foreign Issuer is satisfactory to the Administrative Agent in its reasonable discretion.

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Foreign Lender” shall mean (a) if any Borrower is a US Person, a Lender that is not a US Person, and (b) if any Borrower is not a US Person, a Lender that is resident or organized under the laws of a jurisdiction other than that in which such Borrower is resident for tax purposes.

Foreign Subsidiary” shall mean any Subsidiary of a Borrower Party that does not constitute a Domestic Subsidiary.

Freight Handler” shall mean any freight forwarder, customs broker, customs agent, shipper, shipping company or similar Person utilized by a Borrower Party from time to time in connection with the importation or transportation of Inventory.

Fund” shall mean any Person that is (or will be) engaged in making, purchasing, holding or otherwise investing in commercial loans and similar extensions of credit in the ordinary course of its business.

Funded Debt” of any Person shall mean, without duplication, (i) obligations of such Person for borrowed money, (ii) obligations of such Person evidenced by bonds, debentures, notes or other similar instruments, (iii) obligations of such Person in respect of the deferred purchase price of property or for services (other than (1) trade payables incurred in the ordinary course of business on terms customary in the trade and (2) earn-outs, contingent consideration and other deferred purchase price obligations arising from acquisitions permitted by Section 8.7(d)), (iv) obligations of such Person under any conditional sale or other title retention agreement(s) relating to property acquired by such person, (v) Capitalized Lease Obligations of such Person, (vi) obligations, contingent or otherwise, of such Person in respect of letters of credit, acceptances or similar extensions of credit, (vii) guaranties by such Person of the type of indebtedness described in clauses (i) through (vi) above, (viii) all indebtedness of a third party secured by any Lien on property owned by such Person, whether or not such indebtedness has been assumed by such Person, (ix) all obligations of such Person, contingent or otherwise, to purchase, redeem, retire or otherwise acquire for value any Equity Interest of such Person, (x) off-balance sheet liability retained in connection with asset securitization programs, synthetic leases, sale and leaseback transactions or other similar obligations arising with respect to any other transaction which is the functional equivalent of or takes the place of borrowing but which does not constitute a liability on the consolidated balance sheet of such Person and its Subsidiaries and (xi) obligations under any Hedge Agreement.

Funding Borrower Party” shall have the meaning specified in Section 13.5(b).

Funding Losses” shall mean expenses incurred by any Lender or any Participant of such Lender permitted hereunder in connection with the re-employment of funds prepaid, repaid, not borrowed, or paid, as the case may be, and any lost profit of such Lender or any Participant of such Lender over the remainder of the Eurodollar Advance Period for such prepaid Advance.  For purposes of calculating amounts payable to a Lender hereunder with respect to Funding Losses, each Lender shall be deemed to have actually funded its relevant Eurodollar Advance through the purchase of a deposit bearing interest at the Eurodollar Rate in an amount equal to the amount of that Eurodollar Advance and having a maturity and repricing characteristics comparable to the relevant Eurodollar Advance Period; provided,  however, that each Lender may

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fund each of its Eurodollar Advances in any manner it sees fit, and the foregoing assumption shall be utilized only for the calculation of amounts payable hereunder.

GAAP” shall mean generally accepted accounting principles and practices in the United States set forth from time to time in the opinions and pronouncements of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (or agencies with similar functions of comparable stature and authority within the United States accounting profession including, without limitation, the SEC); provided,  however, that all calculations relative to liabilities shall be made without giving effect to ASC 825-10 or any similar principal or practice with respect to fair value accounting of liabilities.

Governmental Authority” shall mean any nation or government, any state or other political subdivision thereof and any entity to the extent exercising executive, legislative, judicial, regulatory or administrative functions of or pertaining to any government (including any supra-national bodies such as the European Union or the European Central Bank) and any group or body charged with setting financial accounting or regulatory capital rules or standards (including, without limitation, the Financial Accounting Standards Board, the Bank for International Settlements or the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision or any successor or similar authority to any of the foregoing).

Guarantors” shall mean, collectively, the Subsidiary Guarantors and any other Person that has executed a Guaranty Supplement or other document guaranteeing the Obligations; and “Guarantor” shall mean any one of the foregoing Guarantors.

Guaranty” or “guaranteed,” as applied to an obligation, whether contingent or otherwise (each a “primary obligation”), shall mean and include (a) any guaranty, direct or indirect, in any manner, of any part or all of such primary obligation, and (b) any agreement, direct or indirect, contingent or otherwise, the practical effect of which is to assure in any way the payment or performance (or payment of damages in the event of non-performance) of any part or all of such primary obligation, including, without limiting the foregoing, any reimbursement obligations as to amounts drawn down by beneficiaries of outstanding letters of credit, and any obligation of any Person, whether or not contingent, (i) to purchase any such primary obligation or any property or asset constituting direct or indirect security therefor, (ii) to advance or supply funds (A) for the purchase or payment of such primary obligation or (B) to maintain working capital, equity capital or the net worth, cash flow, solvency or other balance sheet or income statement condition of any other Person, (iii) to purchase property, assets, securities or services primarily for the purpose of assuring the owner or holder of any primary obligation of the ability of the primary obligor with respect to such primary obligation to make payment thereof or (iv) otherwise to assure or hold harmless the owner or holder of such primary obligation against loss in respect thereof.  All references in this Agreement to “this Guaranty” shall be to the Guaranty provided for pursuant to the terms of Article 3.

Guaranty Supplement” shall have the meaning specified in Section 6.17.

Hazardous Materials” shall mean any hazardous materials, hazardous wastes, hazardous constituents, hazardous or toxic substances, petroleum products (including crude oil or any

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fraction thereof), and friable asbestos containing materials defined or regulated as such in or under any Environmental Law.

Hedge Agreement” shall mean any and all transactions, agreements or documents now existing or hereafter entered into between or among any Borrower Party, on the one hand, and a third party, on the other hand, which provides for an interest rate, credit or equity swap, cap, floor, collar, forward foreign exchange transaction, currency swap, cross currency rate swap, currency option, or any combination of, or option with respect to, these or similar transactions, for the purpose of hedging such Borrower Party’s exposure to fluctuations in interest or exchange rates, loan, credit exchange, security or currency valuations, including, without limitation, any agreement, contract or transaction that constitutes a “swap” within the meaning of section 1a(47) of the Commodity Exchange Act.

Incremental Facility Yield Adjustment” shall mean an increase in the all-in pricing charged on the Loans applicable under the following conditions: if the all-in pricing being charged on the Commitment Increase is greater than the all-in pricing being charged on the Loans by more than fifty (50) basis points per annum, then the all-in pricing on the Loans shall be increased (whether by the payment of fees or increase of the Applicable Margin, at the option of the Borrowers) such that the all-in pricing charged on the Loans shall be fifty (50) basis points per annum below the all-in pricing for the Commitment Increase; provided, that the Applicable Margin with respect to all Loans, including the Commitment Increase, shall be the same for all Lenders.  As used herein, “all-in pricing” shall refer to the interest rates and upfront fees, equated to an increase in interest rates (based on an assumed 4-year average life to maturity), payable by the Borrowers on account of the Loans or Commitment Increase, as applicable, in a manner determined by the Administrative Agent.

Indemnified Person” shall mean each member of the Lender Group, each Affiliate thereof and each of their respective employees, partners, representatives, officers, agents, legal counsel, advisors, consultants and directors.

Indemnified Taxes” means (a) Taxes, other than Excluded Taxes, imposed on or with respect to any payment made by or on account of any obligation of any Borrower Party under any Loan Document and (b) to the extent not otherwise described in (a), Other Taxes.

Insolvency Proceeding” shall mean any proceeding commenced by or against any Person under any provision of the Bankruptcy Code or under any other state, federal or non-US bankruptcy or insolvency law, assignments for the benefit of creditors, formal or informal moratoria, compositions, extensions generally with creditors, or proceedings seeking reorganization, arrangement, or other similar relief.

Interest Expense” shall mean, for Borrowers and their Subsidiaries for any period determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP, the sum of (i) total interest expense including, without limitation, the interest component in respect of Capitalized Lease Obligations for such period (whether or not actually paid during such period) plus (ii) the net amount payable (or minus the net amount receivable) under Hedge Agreements with respect to interest rates during such period (whether or not actually paid or received during such period).

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Interest Rate Basis” shall mean the Base Rate or the Eurodollar Rate, as applicable.

In-Transit Inventory” shall mean Inventory of a Borrower Party that is currently in transit (whether by vessel, air or land) from (i) a location outside the United States or Canada to a location in the United States or Canada (other than the Province of Quebec) or (ii) a location in the United States or Canada to another location in the United States or Canada (other than the Province of Quebec).

In-Transit Inventory Limit” shall mean (i) during Parent’s fiscal months of December, January and February, $65,000,000 and (ii) at all other times, $55,000,000.

Inventory” shall mean all “inventory,” as such term is defined in the UCC, of each Borrower Party, whether now existing or hereafter acquired, wherever located, and in any event including inventory, merchandise, goods and other personal property that are held by or on behalf of a Borrower Party for sale or lease or are furnished or are to be furnished (but only when so furnished) under a contract of service, goods that are leased by a Borrower Party as lessor, or that constitute raw materials, samples, work-in-process, finished goods, returned goods, promotional materials or materials or supplies of any kind, nature or description used or consumed or to be used or consumed in such Borrower Party’s business or in the processing, production, packaging, promotion, delivery or shipping of the same, including all supplies and embedded software.

Investment” shall mean, with respect to any Person, any loan, advance or extension of credit by such Person to, or any Guaranty with respect to the Equity Interests, Funded Debt or other obligations of, or any contributions to the capital of, any other Person, or any ownership, purchase or other acquisition by such Person of any Equity Interests of any other Person, other than any acquisition of all or substantially all of the Equity Interests of a Person.

Issuing Bank Joinder Agreement” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.15(i).

Issuing Banks” shall mean (a) SunTrust Bank, (b) Bank of America, N.A., and (c) any other Person (consented to by the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Borrower) who hereafter may be designated as an Issuing Bank pursuant to an Assignment and Acceptance or pursuant to an Issuing Bank Joinder Agreement; provided,  however, under no circumstances shall there be more than four (4) Issuing Banks at any one time.

Lender Commodity Hedge Agreement” shall mean any and all Commodity Hedge Agreements now existing or hereafter entered into between or among any Borrower Party, on the one hand, and any Person that is a Lender (or an Affiliate of a Lender) at the time such Commodity Hedge Agreement was entered into, on the other hand.

Lender Group” shall mean, collectively, the Administrative Agent, the Issuing Banks and the Lenders.  In addition, if any Person ceases to be a Lender, then for any Lender Hedge Agreement entered into by any Borrower Party with such Person while it was a Lender, such Person shall be a deemed to be a member of the Lender Group for purposes of determining the secured parties under any Security Documents.

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Lender Hedge Agreement” shall mean any and all Hedge Agreements now existing or hereafter entered into between or among any Borrower Party, on the one hand, and any Person that is a Lender (or an Affiliate of a Lender) at the time such Hedge Agreement was entered into, on the other hand.

Lender Hedge Obligations” shall mean any and all obligations or liabilities, whether absolute or contingent, due or to become due, now existing or hereafter arising, of any Borrower Party or any of their respective Subsidiaries arising under, owing pursuant to, or existing in respect of Lender Hedge Agreements.

Lenders” shall mean those lenders whose names are set forth on the signature pages to this Agreement under the heading “Lenders” and any assignees of the Lenders who hereafter become parties hereto pursuant to and in accordance with Section 11.5; and “Lender” shall mean any one of the foregoing Lenders.

Letter of Credit Commitment” shall mean, with respect to any Issuing Bank, the obligation of such Issuing Bank to issue, or arrange for the issuance of, Letters of Credit pursuant to the terms of this Agreement in an aggregate face amount from time to time not to exceed the amount set forth on Schedule 1(a) or any applicable Assignment and Acceptance; provided,  however, the aggregate face amount of all outstanding Standby Letters of Credit shall not at any time exceed $40,000,000.

Letter of Credit Obligations” shall mean, at any time, the sum of (a) an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the aggregate undrawn and unexpired stated amount (including the amount to which any such Letter of Credit can be reinstated pursuant to its terms) of the then outstanding Letters of Credit, plus (b) an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the aggregate drawn, but unreimbursed drawings of any Letters of Credit (excluding, for the avoidance of doubt, such drawings that have been reimbursed with Advances made pursuant to Section 2.15(e)).

Letter of Credit Reserve Account” shall mean any account maintained by the Administrative Agent for the benefit of any Issuing Bank, the proceeds of which shall be applied as provided in Section 9.2(d).

Letters of Credit” shall mean (a) either Standby Letters of Credit or Documentary Letters of Credit issued by Issuing Banks or arranged by an Issuing Bank for the account of any Borrower Party from time to time in accordance with Section 2.15 and (b) the Existing Letters of Credit.

Leverage Ratio” shall mean, with respect to Parent and its Subsidiaries on a consolidated basis, the ratio determined on a Pro Forma Basis for the period of four fiscal quarters most recently ended of (a) Funded Debt (excluding Funded Debt of the type described in subsection (xi) of the definition of Funded Debt), as of the last day of such period, to (b) EBITDA for such period.

License Agreement” shall mean any license agreement or other agreement between a Borrower Party and a Person duly holding rights in a trademark, trade name or service mark

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pursuant to which such Borrower Party is granted a license to use such trademark, trade name or service mark on Inventory of such Borrower Party.

Licensor Consent Agreement” shall mean an agreement among the applicable Borrower Party, the Administrative Agent and the applicable licensor in form and substance reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent pursuant to which, among other things, the licensor acknowledges the Lien of the Administrative Agent in the Inventory that is subject to the applicable License Agreement and agrees to permit the Administrative Agent to sell the Inventory that is subject to the License Agreement upon and during the continuance of an Event of Default.

Lien” shall mean, with respect to any property, any mortgage, lien, pledge, assignment for security purposes, charge, security interest, title retention agreement, levy, execution, seizure, attachment, garnishment, any documents, notice, instruments or other filings under the Federal Assignment of Claims Act of 1940, or other encumbrance of any kind in respect of such property, whether or not choate, vested, or perfected.

Lien Acknowledgement Agreement” shall mean an agreement between a Freight Handler and the Administrative Agent, in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent, pursuant to which, among other things, the Freight Handler (a) acknowledges the Lien of the Administrative Agent in the Collateral in the possession of the Freight Handler and any documents evidencing same, (b) agrees to hold any documents of title evidencing the Collateral as Administrative Agent’s agent and bailee for purposes of perfecting the Administrative Agent’s Lien on such Collateral and (c) if so instructed by the Administrative Agent, agrees to return to the Administrative Agent or otherwise deliver at its direction, all of the Collateral in its custody, control or possession.

Life Insurance Assignments” shall mean, collectively, any assignment, collateral assignment, agreement, instrument, and/or document reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent pursuant to which the Administrative Agent has been granted a Lien on the rights of a Borrower under any Life Insurance Policy.

Life Insurance Policies” shall mean, collectively, each life insurance policy that the Borrowers have elected to subject to a Life Insurance Assignment and that is listed on Schedule 1(d) (as the such Schedule 1(d) may be updated from time to time by the Borrowers with the consent of the Administrative Agent), together with any replacements or substitutions therefor; provided,  however, that any life insurance policy that has been released pursuant to Section 10.15 shall not constitute a Life Insurance Policy hereunder; and provided,  further,  however, for the avoidance of doubt, Trust Life Insurance Policies shall not constitute “Life Insurance Policies” hereunder.

Loan Account” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.7(b).

Loan Documents” shall mean this Agreement, any Revolving Loan Notes, the Security Documents, the Blocked Account Agreements, the Fee Letter, the Guaranty Supplements, all reimbursement agreements relating to Letters of Credit issued hereunder, all Lien Acknowledgement Agreements, all Collateral Access Agreements, all Compliance Certificates,

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all Requests for Advance, all Requests for Issuance of Letters of Credit, all Notices of Conversion/Continuation, all Notices of Requested Commitment Increase, all Borrowing Base Certificates, all documents executed in connection with the Federal Assignment of Claims Act of 1940 (if any), and all other documents, lockbox agreements, instruments, certificates, and agreements executed or delivered by a Borrower Party in connection with or contemplated by this Agreement, including, without limitation, any security agreements or guaranty agreements from any Borrower’s Subsidiaries to the Lender Group, or any of them; provided,  however, that, notwithstanding the foregoing, none of the Bank Product Documents shall constitute Loan Documents.

Loans” shall mean, collectively, the Revolving Loans, the Swing Loans and the Agent Advances.

Majority Lenders” shall mean, as of any date of calculation, Lenders the sum of whose unutilized Revolving Loan Commitments plus Loans (other than Swing Loans and Agent Advances) outstanding plus participation interests in Letter of Credit Obligations, Swing Loans and Agent Advances outstanding on such date of calculation exceeds fifty percent (50%) of the sum of the aggregate unutilized Revolving Loan Commitment plus Loans (other than Swing Loans and Agent Advances) outstanding plus participation interests in Letter of Credit Obligations, Swing Loans and Agent Advances outstanding of all of the Lenders as of such date of calculation; provided, Defaulting Lenders and their portion of the Revolving Loan Commitment, Loans and participation interests in Letter of Credit Obligations, Swing Loans and Agent Advances shall be excluded for purposes of determining “Majority Lenders” hereunder.

Margin Stock” shall have the meaning specified in Section 5.1(r).

Master Collection Account” means the master deposit account established or maintained by a Borrower at SunTrust Bank (or other bank acceptable to Administrative Agent), which deposit account shall be utilized solely for purposes of aggregating all payments made by Borrowers’ Account Debtors and all other Proceeds of Collateral and over which Administrative Agent shall have control (as defined under the UCC).

Material Contracts” shall mean, collectively, all contracts, leases, instruments, guaranties, licenses or other arrangements (other than the Loan Documents) to which any Borrower Party or any Subsidiary of a Borrower Party is or becomes a party and which are required to be filed with the SEC under Item 601(b)(4) or 601(b)(10) of Regulation S-K (other than those required to be filed as a result of Item 601(b)(10)(ii)(A), 601(b)(10)(iii)(A) or 601(b)(10)(iii)(B) of Regulation S-K).

Material Funded Debt” shall mean Funded Debt having an outstanding principal balance of $10,000,000 or more.

Material Subsidiary” shall mean any Subsidiary of Parent (a) the net book value of which is $2,000,000 or more or (b) the annual gross revenue of which is $5,000,000 or more, in each case, as of the last day of the most recently ended fiscal year for which annual financial statements of Parent and its Subsidiaries have been delivered pursuant to Section 7.2.

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Materially Adverse Effect” shall mean, with respect to any event, act, condition or occurrence of whatever nature (including any adverse determination in any litigation, arbitration or governmental investigation or proceeding), a material adverse change in, or a material adverse effect on: (a) the business, operations, properties, condition (financial or otherwise), assets or income of the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries, taken as a whole; (b) the ability of the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries, taken as a whole, to perform any material obligations under the Loan Documents, taken as a whole; or (c) (i) the validity, binding effect or enforceability of the Loan Documents, taken as a whole, (ii) the rights, remedies or benefits available to the Administrative Agent, the Issuing Banks or any Lender under the Loan Documents, taken as a whole, or (iii) the attachment, perfection or priority of any Lien of the Administrative Agent under the Security Documents on a material portion of the Collateral.  In determining whether any individual event, act, condition or occurrence of the foregoing types would result in a Materially Adverse Effect, notwithstanding that a particular event, act, condition or occurrence does not itself have such effect, a Materially Adverse Effect shall be deemed to have occurred if the cumulative effect of such event, act, condition or occurrence and all other events, acts, conditions or occurrences of the foregoing types which have occurred would result in a Materially Adverse Effect.

Maturity Date” shall mean July 31, 2024, or such earlier date as payment of the Loans shall be due (whether by acceleration or otherwise).

Maximum Guaranteed Amount” shall have the meaning specified in Section 3.1(g).

Monthly Borrowing Base Condition” shall mean any three (3) consecutive Business Day period for which the Aggregate Revolving Credit Obligations exceed $80,000,000; provided, that for (a) any three (3) consecutive Business Day period that occurs entirely within one fiscal month, the Monthly Borrowing Base Condition shall have occurred within such fiscal month and (b) any three (3) consecutive Business Day period which begins in one fiscal month (“First Month”) and extends into the following fiscal month, the Monthly Borrowing Base Condition shall be deemed to have occurred within the First Month.

Moody’s” shall mean Moody’s Investor Service, Inc., or any successor thereto.

Multiemployer Plan” shall mean a “multiemployer plan” as defined in Section 4001(a)(3) of ERISA, and to which any Borrower Party or ERISA Affiliate is making, is obligated to make, has made or has been obligated to make at any time within the past five (5) years, contributions on behalf of participants who are or were employed by any of them.

Necessary Authorizations” shall mean all material authorizations, consents, permits, approvals, waivers, licenses, certificates and exemptions from, and all filings and registrations with, and all reports to, any Governmental Authority whether federal, state, local, and all agencies thereof, which are required for the transactions contemplated by the Loan Documents and the conduct of the businesses and the ownership (or lease) of the properties and assets of the Borrower Parties.

Net Cash Proceeds” shall mean, with respect to any sale, lease, transfer, casualty loss or other disposition or loss of assets by any Borrower Party or any issuance by any Borrower Party

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of any Equity Interests or the incurrence by any Borrower Party of any Funded Debt (other than the Obligations), the aggregate amount of cash received for such assets or Equity Interests, or as a result of such Funded Debt, net of reasonable and customary transaction costs properly attributable to such transaction and payable by such Borrower Party to a non-Affiliate in connection with such sale, lease, transfer or other disposition of assets or the issuance of any Equity Interests or the incurrence of any Funded Debt, including, without limitation, sales commissions and underwriting discounts.

Net Income” shall mean, for any period, the net income (or loss) of the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries for such period determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP, but excluding therefrom (to the extent otherwise included therein) (i) any extraordinary gains or losses, (ii) any gains attributable to write-ups of assets, (iii) any non-cash losses attributable to write-downs of intangible assets, lease assets and other non-current assets, (iv) any Equity Interest of any Borrower or any Subsidiary of any Borrower in the unremitted earnings (or loss) of any Person that is not a Subsidiary, (v) any income (or loss) of any Person accrued prior to the date it becomes a Subsidiary or is merged into or consolidated with any Borrower or any Subsidiary on the date that such Person’s assets are acquired by such Borrower or such Subsidiary and (vi) non-cash expenses in connection with stock compensation.

New Lender” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.17(a)(i).

NOLV” shall mean, (a) as to any particular class of Eligible Inventory the value determined by multiplying (i) the estimated percentage recoverable for such class of Eligible Inventory in an orderly liquidation thereof net of all liquidation costs and expenses, as determined based on the most recent appraisal conducted by a qualified appraiser selected by the Administrative Agent, times (ii) the Perpetual Inventory Cost of such asset, and (b) as to any Eligible Trademarks, the estimated price, net of the costs of liquidation, such trademarks could realize from a privately negotiated liquidation sale, given a reasonable period of time to find purchasers, with the seller being compelled to sell, and the buyers purchasing on an “as is, where is” basis, as of a specific date, with the purchaser taking possession of the asset at their own risk and expense, assuming the liquidation is properly advertised and professionally managed and considering the ability to draw sufficient prospective buyers to ensure competitive offers, as determined based on the most recent appraisal conducted by a qualified appraiser selected by the Administrative Agent.  In respect of the determination of the NOLV of Eligible In-Transit Inventory, the “estimated percentage recoverable” shall take into account, among other things, the respective amounts necessary to obtain the release of any possessory Lien of any related common carrier and any Lien in favor of any related Approved Freight Handler, as well as any costs of demurrage.

Non-Defaulting Lender” shall mean, at any time, a Lender that is not a Defaulting Lender.

Notice of Conversion/Continuation” shall mean any written (including email) request made by the Administrative Borrower in a form acceptable to the Administrative Agent from time to time.

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Notice of Requested Commitment Increase” shall mean a notice substantially in the form of Exhibit K.

Obligations” shall mean (a) all payment and performance obligations as existing from time to time of the Borrower Parties to the Lender Group, or any of them, under this Agreement and the other Loan Documents (including all Letter of Credit Obligations and including any interest, fees and expenses that, but for the provisions of the Bankruptcy Code, would have accrued), or as a result of making the Loans or issuing the Letters of Credit, (b) the obligation to pay an amount equal to the amount of any and all damages which the Lender Group, or any of them, may suffer by reason of a breach by any Borrower Party of any obligation, covenant, or undertaking with respect to this Agreement or any other Loan Document, and (c) any debts, liabilities and obligations as existing from time to time of any Borrower Party to the Administrative Agent or any Lender (or an Affiliate of the Administrative Agent or any Lender) arising from or in connection with any Bank Products and, if SunTrust Bank or such Lender ceases to be the Administrative Agent or a Lender, as applicable, any debts, liabilities and obligations as existing from time to time of any Borrower Party to SunTrust Bank or such Lender, as applicable (or an Affiliate of SunTrust Bank or such Lender, as applicable) arising from or in connection with any Bank Products entered into at a time when SunTrust Bank was the Administrative Agent or such Lender was a Lender, or prior thereto, as applicable; provided,  however, that with respect to any Guarantor, the Obligations shall not include any of such Guarantor’s Excluded Swap Obligations.

OFAC” shall mean the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the United States Department of the Treasury, or any successor agency.

Other Connection Taxes” shall mean, with respect to any Recipient, Taxes imposed as a result of a present or former connection between such Recipient and the jurisdiction imposing such Tax (other than connections arising from such Recipient having executed, delivered, become a party to, performed its obligations under, received payments under, received or perfected a security interest under, engaged in any other transaction pursuant to or enforced any Loan Document, or sold or assigned an interest in any Loan or Loan Document).

Other Taxes” shall mean all present or future stamp, court or documentary, intangible, recording, filing or similar Taxes that arise from any payment made under, from the execution, delivery, performance, enforcement or registration of, from the receipt or perfection of a security interest under, or otherwise with respect to, any Loan Document, except any such Taxes that are Other Connection Taxes imposed with respect to an assignment (other than an assignment made pursuant to Section 11.16).

Overadvance” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.1(d).

Parent” shall mean Oxford Industries, Inc., a Georgia corporation.

Parent Company” shall mean, with respect to a Lender, the “bank holding company” as defined in Regulation Y, if any, of such Lender, and/or any Person owning, beneficially or of record, directly or indirectly, a majority of the shares of such Lender.

Participant” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.5(d).

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Participant Register” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.5(d).

Patent Security Agreements” shall mean, collectively, the Patent Security Agreements made in favor of the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Lender Group, from time to time, including, without limitation, all Patent Security Agreements, if any, entered into prior to the Agreement Date.

Payment Date” shall mean the last day of each Eurodollar Advance Period for a Eurodollar Advance.

PBGC” shall mean the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation or any entity succeeding to any or all of its functions under ERISA.

Permitted Discretion” shall mean a determination made in the exercise of reasonable commercial discretion in accordance with the Administrative Agent’s customary or generally applicable credit policies.

Permitted Liens” shall mean, as applied to any Person:

(a)        Any Lien in favor of the Administrative Agent or any other member of the Lender Group given to secure the Obligations;

(b)        (i) Liens on real estate for real estate taxes not yet delinquent and (ii) Liens for taxes, assessments, judgments, governmental charges or levies, or claims not yet delinquent or the non-payment of which is being diligently contested in good faith by appropriate proceedings and for which adequate reserves have been set aside on such Person’s books;

(c)        Liens of carriers, warehousemen, mechanics, laborers, suppliers, workers and materialmen incurred in the ordinary course of business for sums not yet due or being diligently contested in good faith, if such reserve or appropriate provision, if any, as shall be required by GAAP shall have been made therefor;

(d)        Liens incurred in the ordinary course of business in connection with worker’s compensation and unemployment insurance or other types of social security benefits;

(e)        Easements, rights-of-way, restrictions (including zoning or deed restrictions), and other similar encumbrances on the use of real property which in the reasonable opinion of the Administrative Agent do not interfere with the ordinary conduct of the business of such Person;

(f)        (i) Purchase money security interests and Liens securing Capitalized Lease Obligations provided that such Lien attaches only to the asset (which asset shall not constitute Inventory) so purchased or leased by such Person and secures only Funded Debt incurred by such Person in order to purchase or lease such asset and (ii) Liens on assets that do not constitute Collateral, in each case, only to the extent permitted by Section 8.1(d);

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(g)        Deposits to secure the performance of bids, trade contracts, tenders, sales, leases, statutory obligations, surety and appeal bonds, performance bonds and other obligations of a like nature incurred in the ordinary course of business;

(h)        Liens on assets of the Borrower Parties and their Subsidiaries existing as of the Agreement Date which are set forth on Schedule 1(b);

(i)         With respect to real property, Liens that are exceptions to the commitments for title insurance issued in connection with any mortgage thereon;

(j)         Statutory Liens in favor of landlords with respect to Inventory at leased premises in a state that provides for statutory Liens in favor of landlords or Liens arising under leases entered into by a Borrower Party in the ordinary course of business; and

(k)        Liens on real property and Intellectual Property (as defined in the Security Agreement) and Liens on the Collateral which are subordinated to the Liens on the Collateral in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, securing Funded Debt permitted under Section 8.1(c) in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $300,000,000 so long as (i) any such Liens and the related Funded Debt are subject to an intercreditor agreement, to the extent required by the Administrative Agent, which shall be on terms and conditions reasonably acceptable to the Administrative Agent and the Majority Lenders and (ii) if any such subordinated Lien is granted on the Collateral to any other Person, then the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Lender Group, shall have also been granted a subordinated Lien on any assets or property of the Borrower Parties and their Subsidiaries securing such other Funded Debt owing to such other Person to the extent that such assets or property, but for the granting of such subordinated Lien, do not constitute Collateral.

Permitted Location” shall mean any location that is (i) real property owned by a Borrower Party, (ii) leased premises where the fair market value of the Inventory stored or located at such leased premises is $150,000 or less, (iii) leased premises in regard to which the landlord thereof shall have executed and delivered to the Administrative Agent a Collateral Access Agreement or with respect to which the Administrative Agent has established a Rent Reserve, or (iv) premises where a bailee, warehouseman or similar party is in possession of such Inventory and shall have executed and delivered to the Administrative Agent a Collateral Access Agreement; provided,  however, a Permitted Location shall not include any location with the aggregate fair market value of all Inventory at such location, together with all other Inventory located within a reasonable proximity to such location, is less than $75,000.

Perpetual Inventory Cost” shall mean the cost of such Inventory as maintained by the Borrower Parties in their wholesale or retail perpetual inventory systems, in each case consistent with the methodology used by the Borrower Parties as of the most recent appraisal conducted by or on behalf of the Administrative Agent with respect to such Inventory.

Person” shall mean an individual, corporation, partnership, trust, joint stock company, limited liability company, unincorporated organization, other legal entity or joint venture or a government or any agency or political subdivision thereof.

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Plan” shall mean an employee benefit plan within the meaning of Section 3(3) of ERISA that any Borrower Party or ERISA Affiliate maintains, sponsors, contributes to or has an obligation to contribute to or has maintained, contributed to or had an obligation to contribute to at any time within the past six (6) years on behalf of participants who were employed by any Borrower Party or ERISA Affiliate.

Platform” shall mean IntraLinks/IntraAgency,  SyndTrak or another relevant website approved by the Administrative Agent.

Pro Forma Basis” shall mean for purposes of determining compliance with the Financial Covenant and the defined terms relating thereto, giving pro forma effect to any acquisition or sale of a Person, all or substantially all of the business or assets of a Person, and any related incurrence, repayment or refinancing of Funded Debt, Capital Expenditures or other related transactions which would otherwise be accounted for as an adjustment permitted by Regulation S-X under the Securities Act or on a pro forma basis under GAAP, in each case, as if such acquisition or sale and related transactions were realized on the first day of the relevant period.

Property” shall mean any real property or personal property, plant, building, facility, structure, underground storage tank or unit, equipment, Inventory or other asset owned, leased or operated by the Borrower Parties, their Subsidiaries or any of them (including, without limitation, any surface water thereon or adjacent thereto, and soil and groundwater thereunder).

PTE” means a prohibited transaction class exemption issued by the U.S. Department of Labor, as any such exemption may be amended from time to time.

Qualified Cash” shall mean, as of any date of determination, the amount of unrestricted cash and Cash Equivalents of the Borrower Parties that is in deposit accounts or in securities accounts, or any combination thereof, and which such deposit account or securities account is the subject of a Blocked Account Agreement and is maintained by a branch office of a bank or securities intermediary located within the United States; provided,  however, the aggregate amount included in the calculation of “Qualified Cash” for cash and Cash Equivalents maintained with any bank or other financial institution other than the Administrative Agent shall not at any time exceed $5,000,000.

Qualified ECP Guarantor” shall mean shall mean, in respect of any Lender Hedge Obligation, each Borrower Party that has total assets exceeding $10,000,000 at the time the relevant Guaranty or grant of the relevant security interest becomes effective with respect to such Lender Hedge Obligation or such other person as constitutes an “eligible contract participant” under the Commodity Exchange Act or any regulations promulgated thereunder and can cause another person to qualify as an “eligible contract participant” at such time by entering into a keepwell under Section 1a(18)(A)(v)(II) of the Commodity Exchange Act.

Reaffirmation Agreement” shall mean that certain Reaffirmation Agreement, dated as of the Agreement Date, by and among each Borrower Party and the Administrative Agent and any other reaffirmation agreement among any Borrower Party and the Administrative Agent.

Recipient” shall mean, as applicable, the Administrative Agent, any Lender or the Issuing Bank.

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Register” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.5(c).

Reimbursement Obligations” shall mean the payment obligations of the Borrowers under Section 2.15(d).

Related Parties” shall mean, with respect to any specified Person, such Person’s Affiliates and the respective managers, administrators, trustees, partners, directors, officers, employees, agents, advisors or other representatives of such Person and such Person’s Affiliates.

Rent Expense” shall mean, for any period, the sum of all base and percentage rental expense (but excluding any expense payable for leasehold improvements, common area maintenance, taxes, insurance, utilities, marketing costs and similar charges) for real property of the Borrowers and its Subsidiaries, determined on a consolidated basis in accordance with GAAP.

Rent Reserve” shall mean, with respect to any leased real property other than (a) leased premises at which the book value of Inventory at such location is less than or equal to $100,000 or  (b) leased premises in regard to which the landlord thereof shall have executed and delivered to the Administrative Agent a Collateral Access Agreement, an amount equal to two (2) months rental expense for such leased real property (or such other amount as the Administrative Agent may deem appropriate in its Permitted Discretion based on the circumstances).

Replacement Event” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.16.

Replacement Lender” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.16.

Reportable Event” shall mean any “reportable event” within the meaning of Section 4043 of ERISA with respect to a Title IV Plan for which the thirty (30) day notice period has not been waived.

Request for Advance” shall mean any written (including email) or telephonic request for a new Advance hereunder by the Administrative Borrower in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. Each Request for Advance shall, among other things, specify the date of the Advance, which shall be a Business Day, the amount of the Advance, and the type of Advance.

Request for Issuance of Letter of Credit” shall mean any certificate signed by an Authorized Signatory of the Administrative Borrower requesting that an Issuing Bank issue a Letter of Credit hereunder, which certificate shall be in substantially the form of Exhibit H, and shall, among other things, (a) specify that the requested Letter of Credit is either a Documentary Letter of Credit or a Standby Letter of Credit, (b) the stated amount of the Letter of Credit (which shall be in Dollars), (c) the effective date (which shall be a Business Day) for the issuance of such Letter of Credit, (d) the date on which such Letter of Credit is to expire (which shall be a Business Day and which shall be subject to Section 2.15(a)), (e) the Person for whose benefit such Letter of Credit is to be issued, (f) other relevant terms of such Letter of Credit, and (g) the Available Letter of Credit Amount as of the scheduled date of issuance of such Letter of Credit.

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Reserves” shall mean reserves that the Administrative Agent may establish from time to time in its Permitted Discretion for such purposes as the Administrative Agent shall deem necessary (without duplication of any amounts accounted for in the definitions of Eligible Accounts, Eligible Credit Card Receivables, Eligible Domestic Inventory, Eligible Canadian Inventory, Eligible In-Transit Inventory, Eligible L/C Inventory or NOLV).  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the following reserves (without duplication) shall be deemed an exercise of the Administrative Agent’s Permitted Discretion:  (a) reserves for accrued but unpaid ad valorem, excise and personal property tax liability; (b) Bank Product Reserves; (c) reserves for warehousemen’s, bailees’, shippers’ or carriers’ charges; (d) reserves for any other matter that has a negative impact on the value of the Collateral; (e) the Dilution Reserve; (f) the Rent Reserve; (g) with respect to Eligible In-Transit Inventory and Eligible L/C Inventory, reserves for duties, customs brokers, insurance and other incidental charges pertaining thereto; and (h) with respect to Eligible Inventory, reserves for any required royalty or similar licensing payments.

Restricted Payment” shall mean (a) any Dividend, or (b) any redemption, purchase, retirement, defeasance, sinking fund or similar payment or any claim of rescission of or with respect to the Equity Interests of Parent.

Retiree Welfare Plan” shall mean a Plan that is an “employee welfare benefit plan” within the meaning of Section 3(1) of ERISA that provides for continuing coverage or benefits for any participant or any beneficiary of a participant after such participant’s termination of employment, other than continuation coverage provided pursuant to Code Section 4980B (or applicable state law mandating health insurance continuation coverage for employees) and at the sole expense of the participant or the beneficiary.

Revolving Commitment Ratio” shall mean, with respect to any Lender, the ratio, expressed as a percentage, of (a) the Revolving Loan Commitment of such Lender, divided by (b) the Revolving Loan Commitment of all Lenders, which, as of the First Amendment Effective Date, are set forth (together with Dollar amounts thereof) on Schedule 1(a).

Revolving Loan Commitment” shall mean the several obligations of the Lenders to advance to the Borrowers on or after the Agreement Date, in accordance with their respective Revolving Commitment Ratios, pursuant to the terms of this Agreement, the aggregate amount of up to $325,000,000, as such amount may be reduced from time to time pursuant to the terms of this Agreement or increased pursuant to Section 2.17.

Revolving Loan Notes” shall mean those certain promissory notes issued by the Borrowers to each of the Lenders that requests a promissory note, in accordance with each such Lender’s Revolving Commitment Ratio of the Revolving Loan Commitment, in substantially in the form of Exhibit I.

Revolving Loans” shall mean, collectively, the amounts (other than Agent Advances and Swing Loans) advanced from time to time by the Lenders to the Borrowers under the Revolving Loan Commitment, not to exceed the amount of the Revolving Loan Commitment.

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S&P” shall mean Standard & Poor’s Ratings Group, a division of McGraw-Hill, Inc., or any successor thereto.

Sanctioned Country”  shall mean, at any time, a country, region or territory that is, or whose government is,  the subject or target of any Sanctions, including, without limitation, as of the First Amendment Effective Date, Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan and Syria.

Sanctioned Person”  shall  mean, at any time, (a) any Person that is the subject or target of any Sanctions, (b) any Person located, organized, operating or resident in a Sanctioned Country or (c) any Person owned or controlled by any such Person.

Sanctions”  shall mean economic or financial sanctions or trade embargoes imposed, administered or enforced from time to time by (a) the U.S. government, including those administered by OFAC or the U.S. Department of State, (b) the United Nations Security Council, the European Union or Her Majesty’s Treasury of the United Kingdom, (c) the Canadian government, including Global Affairs Canada and Public Safety Canada, or (d) any other relevant sanctions authority.

Screen Rate” shall mean the rate specified in clause (i) of the definition of Eurodollar Rate.

SEA” shall mean the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules promulgated thereunder by the SEC, as amended from time to time or any similar Federal law then in force.

SEC” means the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and any successor thereto.

Securities Act” shall mean the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or any similar Federal law then in force.

Security Agreement” shall mean that certain Fourth Amended and Restated Pledge and Security Agreement dated as of the Agreement Date among the Borrower Parties and the Administrative Agent, on behalf of, and for the benefit of, the Lender Group.

Security Documents” shall mean, collectively, the Security Agreement, the Reaffirmation Agreement, the Trademark Security Agreements, the Copyright Security Agreements, the Patent Security Agreements, the Life Insurance Assignments, all UCC-1 financing statements and any other document, instrument or agreement granting Collateral for the Obligations, as the same may be amended or modified from time to time.

Specified Foreign Obligation Letters of Credit” shall mean Standby Letters of Credit (a) with an expiration date that extends beyond the Maturity Date and (b) issued from time to time by an Issuing Bank hereunder to another bank or financial institution to support a foreign guaranty or similar instrument issued by such bank or financial institution for the account or benefit of any Borrower Party or, to the extent permitted under Section 8.5 (if applicable), any Subsidiary of a Borrower Party.

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Standby Letter of Credit” shall mean a Letter of Credit issued to support obligations of any Borrower Party incurred in the ordinary course of its business, and which is not a Documentary Letter of Credit.

Subsidiary” shall mean, as applied to any Person, (a) any corporation of which more than fifty percent (50%) of the outstanding stock (other than directors’ qualifying shares) having ordinary voting power to elect a majority of its board of directors, regardless of the existence at the time of a right of the holders of any class or classes of securities of such corporation to exercise such voting power by reason of the happening of any contingency, or any partnership or limited liability company of which more than fifty percent (50%) of the outstanding partnership interests or membership interests, as the case may be, is at the time owned by such Person, or by one or more Subsidiaries of such Person, or by such Person and one or more Subsidiaries of such Person, and (b) any other entity which is controlled or capable of being controlled by such Person, or by one or more Subsidiaries of such Person, or by such Person and one or more Subsidiaries of such Person; provided,  however, that as applied to Parent or its Subsidiaries, the term “Subsidiary” shall not include the Persons listed on Schedule 1(c) or any Excluded Subsidiary.

Subsidiary Guarantors” shall mean all Subsidiaries of the Borrowers signatory to this Agreement as a “Guarantor” and all Subsidiaries of the Borrowers that have executed and delivered a Guaranty Supplement.

Sugartown” shall mean Sugartown Worldwide LLC, a Delaware limited liability company.

Swing Bank” shall mean SunTrust Bank, or any other Lender who shall agree with the Administrative Agent and the Administrative Borrower to act as Swing Bank.

Swing Loan Commitment” shall mean the obligation of the Swing Bank in accordance with Section 2.1(d) to make Swing Loans in the aggregate amount of up to $35,000,000, as such amount may be reduced from time to time pursuant to this Agreement.

Swing Loans” shall mean, collectively, the amounts advanced from time to time by the Swing Bank to the Borrowers under the Swing Loan Commitment, not to exceed the amount of the Swing Loan Commitment.

Taxes” shall mean any and all present or future taxes, levies, imposts, duties, deductions, withholdings (including backup withholding),  assessments, fees, or charges imposed by any Governmental Authority, including any interest, additions to tax or penalties applicable thereto.

TBG” shall mean Tommy Bahama Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation.

Title IV Plan” shall mean a Plan that is an “employee pension benefit plan,” within the meaning of Section 3(2) of ERISA, that is covered by Title IV of ERISA.

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Total Funded Debt” shall mean, as of any date of determination, all Funded Debt of the Borrowers and their Subsidiaries measured on a consolidated basis as of such date, but excluding Funded Debt of the type described in subsection (xi) of the definition thereof.

Trademark Security Agreements” shall mean, collectively, the Trademark Security Agreements made in favor of the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Lender Group, from time to time, including, without limitation, all Trademark Security Agreements entered into prior to the Agreement Date.

Trust Life Insurance Policies” shall mean the life insurance policies owned by the trustee of the Oxford Industries Deferred Compensation Plan including all life insurance policies issued by Nationwide Life Insurance Company (or any of its affiliates) pursuant to Parent’s (a) Corporate Flexible premium Variable Universal Life Insurance Policy dated January 1, 2001 and (b) Corporate Flexible Premium Variable Universal Life Insurance Policy dated July 1, 2006.

UCC” shall mean the Uniform Commercial Code as the same may, from time to time, be enacted and in effect in the State of New York; provided, that to the extent that the UCC is used to define any term herein and such term is defined differently in different Articles or Divisions of the UCC, the definition of such term contained in Article or Division 9 shall govern; provided further, that in the event that, by reason of mandatory provisions of law, any or all of the attachment, perfection or priority of, or remedies with respect to, the Administrative Agent’s Lien on any Collateral is governed by the Uniform Commercial Code as enacted and in effect in a jurisdiction other than the State of New York, the term “UCC” shall mean the Uniform Commercial Code as enacted and in effect in such other jurisdiction solely for purposes of the provisions thereof relating to such attachment, perfection, priority or remedies and for purposes of definitions related to such provisions.

Uniform Customs” shall mean the Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits (2007 Revision), International Chamber of Commerce Publication No. 600 (or such later revision as may be published by the International Chamber of Commerce on any date any Letter of Credit may be issued).

Unused Line Fee” shall have the meaning specified in Section 2.4(b).

U.S.” or “US” or “United States” shall mean the United States of America.

US Borrower” shall mean any Borrower that is a US Person.

US Person” shall mean any Person that is a “United States person” as defined in Section 7701(a)(30) of the Code.

USA Patriot Act” shall mean the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Pub. L. 109-177 (signed into law March 9, 2006)), as amended and in effect from time to time.

Use Agreement” shall mean a license and use agreement, substantially in the form of Exhibit N or otherwise in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent.

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Voidable Transfer” shall have the meaning specified in Section 11.18.

Wholly Owned Subsidiary” means, with respect to any Person, any corporation, partnership or other entity of which all of the Equity Interests (other than directors’ qualifying shares and other de minimus Equity Interests that are required to be issued to natural Persons, local residents or nationals or to a minimum number of holders of Equity Interests, in order to satisfy any requirements of Applicable Law) are directly or indirectly owned or controlled by such Person or one or more Wholly Owned Subsidiaries of such Person or by such Person and one or more Wholly Owned Subsidiaries of such Person.

Withholding Agent” shall mean any Borrower Party or the Administrative Agent, as applicable.

Write-Down and Conversion Powers” means, with respect to any EEA Resolution Authority, the write-down and conversion powers of such EEA Resolution Authority from time to time under the Bail-In Legislation for the applicable EEA Member Country, which write-down and conversion powers are described in the EU Bail-In Legislation Schedule.

Section 1.2      Accounting Principles.  The classification, character and amount of all assets, liabilities, capital accounts and reserves and of all items of income and expense to be determined, and any consolidation or other accounting computation to be made, and the interpretation of any definition containing any financial term, pursuant to this Agreement shall be determined and made in accordance with GAAP consistently applied, unless such principles are inconsistent with the express requirements of this Agreement; provided that if because of a change in GAAP after the First Amendment Effective Date any Borrower or any of its Subsidiaries would be required to alter a previously utilized accounting principle, method or policy in order to remain in compliance with GAAP, such determination shall continue to be made in accordance with such Borrower’s or such Subsidiary’s previous accounting principles, methods and policies.  All accounting terms used herein without definition shall be used as defined under GAAP.  All financial calculations hereunder shall, unless otherwise stated, be determined for the Borrowers on a consolidated basis with their Subsidiaries.

Section 1.3      Other Interpretive Matters.  Each definition of an agreement in this Article 1 shall include such instrument or agreement as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time with, if required, the prior written consent of the Majority Lenders, except as provided in Section 11.12 and otherwise to the extent permitted under this Agreement and the other Loan Documents.  Except where the context otherwise requires, definitions imparting the singular shall include the plural and vice versa.  The words “hereof”, “herein” and “hereunder” and words of similar import when used in this Agreement shall refer to this Agreement as a whole and not to any particular provision of this Agreement, unless otherwise specifically provided herein.  References in this Agreement to “Articles”, “Sections”, “Schedules” or “Exhibits” shall be to Articles, Sections, Schedules or Exhibits of or to this Agreement unless otherwise specifically provided.  The words “include”, “includes” and “including” shall be deemed to be followed by the phrase “without limitation”, whether or not so expressly stated in each such instance.  The word “will” shall be construed to have the same meaning and effect as the word “shall”. “Writing”, “written” and comparable terms refer to printing, typing, computer disk, e-mail and other means of reproducing words in a visible form.

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“Ordinary course”, “normal course” or comparable terms shall be deemed to refer to the ordinary course of business, consistent with historical practices, in each context. Except where otherwise specifically restricted, reference to a party to a Loan Document includes that party and its successors and assigns.  All terms used herein which are defined in Article 9 of the UCC and which are not otherwise defined herein shall have the same meanings herein as set forth therein. All references to a specific time shall be construed to refer to the time in the city and state of the Administrative Agent’s Office, unless otherwise indicated.

Section 1.4      Certain Provisions Cumulative.  The permissive subsections and clauses in each Section of Article 8 are intended to be and are to be construed as cumulative provisions.  To the extent that any item, transaction, event, fact or circumstance would be permitted under more than one such subsection or clause of any Section of Article 8, such item, transaction, event, fact or circumstance shall be deemed permitted under one such subsection or clause without reducing the amount permitted under or otherwise limiting any other subsection or clause of such Section.  In any such case, the Borrowers may elect which such subsection or clause shall be deemed to permit any item, transaction, event, fact or circumstance, and notwithstanding any such election, may thereafter elect that such item, transaction, event, fact or circumstance be deemed permitted under another such subsection or clause that otherwise permits such item, transaction, event, fact or circumstance.

Section 1.5      Divisions.  For all purposes under the Loan Documents, in connection with any division or plan of division under Delaware law (or any comparable event under a different jurisdiction’s laws): (a) if any asset, right, obligation or liability of any Person becomes the asset, right, obligation or liability of a different Person, then it shall be deemed to have been transferred from the original Person to the subsequent Person, and (b) if any new Person comes into existence, such new Person shall be deemed to have been organized on the first date of its existence by the holders of its Equity Interests at such time.

ARTICLE 2

 

THE LOANS AND THE LETTERS OF CREDIT

Section 2.1      Extension of Credit.  Subject to the terms and conditions of, and in reliance upon the representations and warranties made in, this Agreement and the other Loan Documents, the Lenders have extended and agree, severally in accordance with their respective Revolving Commitment Ratios, and not jointly, to extend credit to the Borrowers in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $325,000,000.

(a)        The Revolving Loans.  Each Lender agrees, severally in accordance with its Revolving Commitment Ratio and not jointly with the other Lenders, upon the terms and subject to the conditions of this Agreement, to lend and relend to the Borrowers, from time to time on any Business Day prior to the Maturity Date, amounts which do not exceed such Lender’s ratable share (based upon such Lender’s Revolving Commitment Ratio) of Excess Availability as of such Business Day; provided, that if the Borrowers have obtained a Commitment Increase in the form of a FILO Tranche, any Advances under the Revolving Loan Commitment made thereafter shall be made under the FILO Tranche until availability under the FILO Tranche is $0.  Subject to the terms and conditions hereof and prior to the Maturity Date,

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Advances under the Revolving Loan Commitment may be repaid and reborrowed from time to time on a revolving basis.

(b)        The Letters of Credit.  Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, each Issuing Bank agrees, severally in accordance with its Letter of Credit Commitment and not jointly, to issue Letters of Credit (or to arrange with a Foreign Issuer for the issuance of a Letter of Credit on behalf of such Issuing Bank) for the account of the Borrowers, from time to time on any Business Day prior to the date thirty (30) days prior to the Maturity Date, pursuant to Section 2.15  (i) in an aggregate outstanding face amount (A) for all Issuing Banks, not to exceed the Aggregate Letter of Credit Commitment at any time (B) for an individual Issuing Bank, not to exceed such Issuing Bank’s Letter of Credit Commitment and (ii) not to exceed, with respect to the issuance of any individual Letter of Credit as of any Business Day, the Available Letter of Credit Amount as of such Business Day.

(c)        The Swing Loans.  Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, the Swing Bank, in its sole discretion, may from time to time on any Business Day after the Agreement Date but prior to the Maturity Date, make Swing Loans to the Borrowers (i) in an amount not to exceed Excess Availability as of such Business Day and (ii) in an aggregate amount (including all Swing Loans outstanding as of such Business Day) not to exceed $35,000,000.

(d)        Overadvances.  If at any time the amount of the Aggregate Revolving Credit Obligations exceeds the Revolving Loan Commitment, the Borrowing Base or any other applicable limitation set forth in this Agreement (including, without limitation, the limitations on Swing Loans, Agent Advances and Letters of Credit) such excess (an “Overadvance”) shall nevertheless constitute a portion of the Obligations that are secured by the Collateral and are entitled to all benefits thereof.  For the avoidance of doubt, under no circumstances shall any Lender be required to make Loans (or be deemed to have purchased and received interests and participations in Letters of Credit) in an aggregate amount in excess of its Revolving Loan Commitment. In no event, however, shall the Borrowers have any right whatsoever to (i) receive any Revolving Loan, (ii) receive any Swing Loan, or (iii) request the issuance of any Letter of Credit if, before or after giving effect thereto, there shall exist a Default or an Overadvance.  In the event that (1) the Lenders shall make any Revolving Loans, (2) the Swing Bank shall make any Swing Loan, (3) the Administrative Agent shall make any Agent Advances or (4) the Issuing Banks shall agree to the issuance of any Letter of Credit, which in any such case gives rise to an Overadvance or an Overadvance should otherwise exist, the Borrowers shall make, on demand, a payment on the Obligations to be applied to the Revolving Loans, the Swing Loans, the Agent Advances and the Letter of Credit Reserve Account, as appropriate, in an aggregate principal amount equal to such Overadvance.

(e)        Agent Advances.

(i)         Subject to the limitations set forth below and notwithstanding anything else in this Agreement to the contrary, the Administrative Agent is authorized by the Borrowers and the Lenders, from time to time in the Administrative Agent’s sole discretion, (A) at any time that a Default exists, or (B) at any time that any of the other conditions precedent set forth in Article 4 have not been satisfied, to make Base Rate

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Advances to the Borrowers on behalf of the Lenders in an aggregate amount outstanding at any time not to exceed the lesser of (y) Excess Availability and (z) $15,000,000, which the Administrative Agent, in its reasonable business judgment, deems necessary or desirable (1) to preserve or protect the Collateral, or any portion thereof, (2) to enhance the likelihood of, or maximize the amount of, repayment of the Loans and other Obligations, or (3) to pay any other amount chargeable to the Borrowers pursuant to the terms of this Agreement, including costs, fees and expenses as provided under this Agreement (any of such advances are herein referred to as “Agent Advances”); provided, that (i) such amount shall not be outstanding more than 30 days and (ii) the Majority Lenders may at any time revoke the Administrative Agent’s authorization to make Agent Advances.  Any such revocation must be in writing and shall become effective prospectively upon the Administrative Agent’s receipt thereof.  The Administrative Agent shall promptly provide to the Administrative Borrower written notice of any Agent Advance.

(ii)        The Agent Advances shall be secured by the Collateral and shall constitute Obligations hereunder.  Each Agent Advance shall bear interest as a Base Rate Advance.  Each Agent Advance shall be subject to all terms and conditions of this Agreement and the other Loan Documents applicable to Revolving Loans, except that all payments thereon shall be made to the Administrative Agent solely for its own account and the making of any Agent Advance shall not require the consent of the Borrowers.  The Administrative Agent shall have no duty or obligation to make any Agent Advance hereunder.

(iii)       The Administrative Agent shall notify each Lender no less frequently than weekly, as determined by the Administrative Agent, of the principal amount of Agent Advances outstanding as of 12:00 noon (Atlanta, Georgia time) as of such date, and each Lender’s pro rata share thereof.  Each Lender shall before 3:00 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on such Business Day make available to the Administrative Agent, in immediately available funds, the amount of its pro rata share of such principal amount of Agent Advances outstanding.  Upon such payment by a Lender, such Lender shall be deemed to have made a Revolving Loan to the Borrowers, notwithstanding any failure of the Borrowers to satisfy the conditions in Section 4.2.  The Administrative Agent shall use such funds to repay the principal amount of Agent Advances.  Additionally, if at any time any Agent Advances are outstanding, any of the events described in clauses (g) or (h) of Section 9.1 shall have occurred, then each Lender shall automatically, upon the occurrence of such event, and without any action on the part of the Administrative Agent, the Borrowers or the Lenders, be deemed to have purchased an undivided participation in the principal and interest of all Agent Advances then outstanding in an amount equal to such Lender’s Revolving Commitment Ratio and each Lender shall, notwithstanding such Event of Default, immediately pay to the Administrative Agent in immediately available funds, the amount of such Lender’s participation (and upon receipt thereof, the Administrative Agent shall deliver to such Lender, a loan participation certificate dated the date of receipt of such funds in such amount).  The disbursement of funds in connection with the settlement of Agent Advances hereunder shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Section 2.1(e).

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Section 2.2      Manner of Borrowing and Disbursement of Loans.

(a)        Choice of Interest Rate, etc.  Any Advance shall, at the option of the Borrowers, be made either as a Base Rate Advance or as a Eurodollar Advance; provided,  however, that (i) if the Administrative Borrower fails to give the Administrative Agent written notice specifying whether a Eurodollar Advance is to be repaid, continued or converted on a Payment Date, such Advance shall be converted to a Base Rate Advance on the Payment Date in accordance with Section 2.3(a)(iii), (ii) the Administrative Borrower may not select a Eurodollar Advance (A) with respect to Swing Loans, (B) with respect to an Advance, the proceeds of which are to reimburse an Issuing Bank pursuant to Section 2.15, or (C) if, at the time of such Advance or at the time of the continuation of, or conversion to, a Eurodollar Advance pursuant to Section 2.2(c), a Default exists and (iii) all Agent Advances shall be made as Base Rate Advances.  Any notice given to the Administrative Agent in connection with a requested Advance hereunder shall be given to the Administrative Agent prior to 12:00 noon (Atlanta, Georgia time) in order for such Business Day to count toward the minimum number of Business Days required.

(b)        Base Rate Advances.

(i)         Initial and Subsequent Advances.  The Administrative Borrower shall give the Administrative Agent in the case of Base Rate Advances irrevocable notice by telephone or email not later than 12:00 noon (Atlanta, Georgia time) on the Business Day of such Base Rate Advance and shall promptly confirm any such telephone notice with a written Request for Advance; provided,  however, that the failure by the Administrative Borrower to confirm any notice by telephone with a written Request for Advance shall not invalidate any notice so given; and

(ii)        Repayments and Conversions.  The Borrowers may (A) subject to Section 2.5, at any time without prior notice repay a Base Rate Advance, or (B) upon at least three (3) Business Days’ irrevocable prior written notice by the Administrative Borrower to the Administrative Agent in the form of a Notice of Conversion/Continuation, convert all or a portion of the principal thereof to one or more Eurodollar Advances.  Upon the date indicated by the Administrative Borrower, such Base Rate Advance shall be so repaid or converted.

(c)        Eurodollar Advances.

(i)         Initial and Subsequent Advances.  The Administrative Borrower shall give the Administrative Agent in the case of Eurodollar Advances irrevocable notice by telephone or email not later than 12:00 noon (Atlanta, Georgia time) three (3) Business Days prior to the date of such Eurodollar Advance and shall promptly confirm any such telephone notice with a written Request for Advance; provided,  however, that the failure by the Administrative Borrower to confirm any notice by telephone with a written Request for Advance shall not invalidate any notice so given; provided,  further, that, notwithstanding the foregoing, no such prior notice shall be required with respect to any Eurodollar Advances to be made on the Agreement Date.

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(ii)        Repayments, Continuations and Conversions.  At least three (3) Business Days prior to each Payment Date for a Eurodollar Advance, the Administrative Borrower shall give the Administrative Agent written notice in the form of a Notice of Conversion/Continuation specifying whether all or a portion of such Eurodollar Advance outstanding on such Payment Date is to be continued in whole or in part as one or more new Eurodollar Advances and also specifying the new Eurodollar Advance Period applicable to each such new Eurodollar Advance (and subject to the provisions of this Agreement, upon such Payment Date, such Eurodollar Advance shall be so continued).  Upon such Payment Date, any Eurodollar Advance (or portion thereof) not so continued shall be converted to a Base Rate Advance or, subject to Section 2.5, be repaid.

(iii)       Miscellaneous.  Notwithstanding any term or provision of this Agreement which may be construed to the contrary, each Eurodollar Advance shall be in a principal amount of no less than $1,000,000 and in an integral multiple of $500,000 in excess thereof, and at no time shall the aggregate number of all Eurodollar Advances then outstanding exceed ten (10).

(d)        Notification of Lenders.  Upon receipt of a (i) Request for Advance, (ii) notification from an Issuing Bank that a draw has been made under any Letter of Credit (unless such Issuing Bank will be reimbursed through the funding of a Swing Loan), or (iii) notice from the Administrative Borrower with respect to the prepayment of any outstanding Eurodollar Advance prior to the Payment Date for such Advance, the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Lender by telephone or email of the contents thereof and the amount of each Lender’s portion of any such Advance.  Each Lender shall, not later than 3:00 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on the date specified for such Advance (under clause (i) or (ii) above) in such notice, make available to the Administrative Agent at the Administrative Agent’s Office, or at such account as the Administrative Agent shall designate, the amount of such Lender’s portion of the Advance in immediately available funds.

(e)        Disbursement.  Prior to 4:00 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on the date of an Advance hereunder, the Administrative Agent shall, subject to the satisfaction of the conditions set forth in Article 4, disburse the amounts made available to the Administrative Agent by the Lenders in like funds by (i) transferring the amounts so made available by wire transfer to the Borrowers’ Disbursement Account or (ii) in the case of an Advance the proceeds of which are to reimburse an Issuing Bank pursuant to Section 2.15, transferring such amounts to such Issuing Bank.  Unless the Administrative Agent shall have received notice from a Lender prior to 1:00 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on the date of any Advance that such Lender will not make available to the Administrative Agent such Lender’s ratable portion of such Advance, the Administrative Agent may assume that such Lender has made or will make such portion available to the Administrative Agent on the date of such Advance and the Administrative Agent may, in its sole discretion and in reliance upon such assumption, make available to the Borrowers or the appropriate Issuing Bank, as applicable, on such date a corresponding amount.  If and to the extent such Lender shall not have so made such ratable portion available to the Administrative Agent, such Lender agrees to repay to the Administrative Agent forthwith on demand such corresponding amount together with interest thereon, for each day from the date such amount is made available to the Borrowers or the appropriate Issuing Bank, as applicable, until the date such amount is repaid to the Administrative Agent, (x) for the first two (2)

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Business Days, at the Federal Funds Rate for such Business Days, and (y) thereafter, at the Base Rate.  If such Lender shall repay to the Administrative Agent such corresponding amount, such amount so repaid shall constitute such Lender’s portion of the applicable Advance for purposes of this Agreement and if both such Lender and the Borrowers shall pay and repay such corresponding amount, the Administrative Agent shall promptly relend to the Borrowers such corresponding amount.  If such Lender does not repay such corresponding amount immediately upon the Administrative Agent’s demand therefor, the Administrative Agent shall notify the Administrative Borrower and the Borrowers shall immediately pay such corresponding amount to the Administrative Agent.  The failure of any Lender to fund its portion of any Advance shall not relieve any other Lender of its obligation, if any, hereunder to fund its respective portion of the Advance on the date of such borrowing, but no Lender shall be responsible for any such failure of any other Lender.  In the event that a Lender for any reason fails or refuses to fund its portion of an Advance in violation of this Agreement, then, until such time as such Lender has funded its portion of such Advance, or all other Lenders have received payment in full (whether by repayment or prepayment) of the principal and interest due in respect of such Advance, such non-funding Lender shall not (i) have the right to vote regarding any issue on which voting is required or advisable under this Agreement or any other Loan Document and, with respect to any such Lender, the amount of the Revolving Loan Commitments or Loans, as applicable, held by such Lender shall not be counted as outstanding for purposes of determining “Majority Lenders” hereunder, and (ii) be entitled to receive any payments of principal, interest or fees from the Borrowers or the Administrative Agent (or the other Lenders) in respect of its Loans.

(f)        Deemed Requests for Advance.   Unless payment is otherwise timely made by the Borrowers, the becoming due of any amount required to be paid under this Agreement or any of the other Loan Documents as principal, interest, reimbursement obligations in connection with Letters of Credit, premiums, fees, reimbursable expenses or other sums payable hereunder shall be deemed irrevocably to be a Request for Advance on the due date of, and in an aggregate amount required to pay, such principal, interest, reimbursement obligations in connection with Letters of Credit, premiums, fees, reimbursable expenses or other sums payable hereunder, and the proceeds of a Revolving Loan made pursuant thereto may be disbursed by way of direct payment of the relevant Obligation and shall bear interest as a Base Rate Advance.  The Lenders shall have no obligation to the Borrowers to honor any deemed Request for Advance under this Section 2.2(f) unless all the conditions set forth in Section 4.2 have been satisfied, but, with the consent of the Lenders required under the last sentence of Section 4.2, may do so in their sole discretion and without regard to the existence of, and without being deemed to have waived, any Default and without regard to the existence or creation of an Overadvance or the failure by the Borrowers to satisfy any of the conditions set forth in Section 4.2.  No further authorization, direction or approval by the Borrowers shall be required to be given by the Borrowers for any deemed Request for Advance under this Section 2.2(f).  The Administrative Agent shall promptly provide to the Administrative Borrower written notice of any Advance pursuant to this Section 2.2(f).  The Borrowers have established with the Administrative Agent a master disbursement account into which the Administrative Agent wires proceeds of Advances from time to time (the “Controlled Disbursement Account”).  Until such time as the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion delivers written notice to the contrary, the presentation for payment by the Administrative Agent of any check or other item of payment drawn on the Controlled Disbursement Account at a time when there are insufficient funds in such account to cover such check or other item of payment shall be deemed irrevocably to be a

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request (without any requirement for the submission of a Request for Advance) for an Advance of a Swing Loan on the date of such presentation and in an amount equal to the aggregate amount of the items presented for payment, and the proceeds of such Advances may be disbursed to the Controlled Disbursement Account and shall bear interest as a Base Rate Advance.

(g)        Special Provisions Pertaining to Swing Loans.

(i)         The Administrative Borrower shall give the Swing Bank notice in the form of a Request for Advance no later than 1:00 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on the date on which the Borrowers wish to receive an Advance of any Swing Loan followed immediately by a written Request for Advance, with a copy to the Administrative Agent; provided,  however, that the failure by the Administrative Borrower to confirm any notice by telephone with a written Request for Advance shall not invalidate any notice so given; provided further,  however, that any request by the Administrative Borrower of a Base Rate Advance under the Revolving Loan Commitment shall be deemed to be a request for a Swing Loan unless the Administrative Borrower specifically requests otherwise.  Each Swing Loan shall bear interest at the rate equal to the sum of (A) the Base Rate and (B) the Applicable Margin with respect to Base Rate Advances.  The Borrower may, upon at least three (3) Business Days’ irrevocable prior written notice by the Administrative Borrower to the Administrative Agent in the form of a Notice of Conversion/Continuation, convert all or a portion of the principal of a Base Rate Advance of any Swing Loan to one or more Eurodollar Advances.  If the Swing Bank, in its sole discretion, elects to make the requested Swing Loan, the Swing Loan shall be made on the date specified in the Request for Advance and such Request for Advance shall specify (i) the amount of the requested Swing Loan, and (ii) instructions for the disbursement of the proceeds of the requested Swing Loan.  Each Swing Loan shall be subject to all the terms and conditions applicable to Revolving Loans, except that all payments thereon shall be payable to the Swing Bank solely for its own account.  The Swing Bank shall have no duty or obligation to make any Swing Loans hereunder.  The Swing Bank shall not make any Swing Loans if the Swing Bank has received written notice from any Lender (or the Swing Bank has actual knowledge) that one or more applicable conditions precedent set forth in Section 4.2 will not be satisfied (or waived pursuant to the last sentence of Section 4.2) on the requested Advance date.  In the event the Swing Bank in its sole and absolute discretion elects to make any requested Swing Loan, the Swing Bank shall make the proceeds of such Swing Loan available to the Borrowers by deposit of Dollars in same day funds by wire transfer to the Disbursement Account.  In the event that the Swing Bank informs the Administrative Agent that it will not make the requested Advance as a Swing Loan, then such request will be deemed a request for a Base Rate Advance under the Revolving Loan Commitment.

(ii)        The Swing Bank shall notify the Administrative Agent and in turn the Administrative Agent shall notify each Lender no less frequently than weekly, as determined by the Administrative Agent, of the principal amount of Swing Loans outstanding as of 12:00 noon (Atlanta, Georgia time) as of such date and each Lender’s pro rata share (based on its Revolving Commitment Ratio) thereof.  Each Lender shall before 3:00 p.m. (Atlanta, Georgia time) on such date of notice make available to the Administrative Agent, in immediately available funds, the amount of its pro rata share

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(based on its Revolving Commitment Ratio) of such principal amount of Swing Loans outstanding.  Upon such payment by a Lender, such Lender shall be deemed to have made a Revolving Loan to the Borrowers, notwithstanding any failure of the Borrowers to satisfy the conditions in Section 4.2.  The Administrative Agent shall use such funds to repay the principal amount of Swing Loans to the Swing Bank.  Additionally, if at any time any Swing Loans are outstanding, any of the events described in clauses (g) or (h) of Section 9.1 shall have occurred, then each Lender shall automatically upon the occurrence of such event and without any action on the part of the Swing Bank, the Borrowers, the Administrative Agent or the Lenders be deemed to have purchased an undivided participation in the principal and interest of all Swing Loans then outstanding in an amount equal to such Lender’s Revolving Commitment Ratio of the principal and interest of all Swing Loans then outstanding and each Lender shall, notwithstanding such Event of Default, immediately pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Swing Bank in immediately available funds, the amount of such Lender’s participation (and upon receipt thereof, the Swing Bank shall deliver to such Lender a loan participation certificate dated the date of receipt of such funds in such amount).  The disbursement of funds in connection with the settlement of Swing Loans hereunder shall be subject to the terms and conditions of Section 2.2(e). Each Lender’s obligation to make a Base Rate Advance pursuant to this Section or to purchase participating interests pursuant to this Section shall be absolute and unconditional and shall not be affected by any circumstance, including, without limitation, (A) any set-off, counterclaim, recoupment, defense or other right that such Lender or any other Person may have or claim against the Swing Bank, the Borrowers or any other Person for any reason whatsoever, (B) the existence of a Default or an Event of Default or the termination of any Lender’s Revolving Loan Commitment, (C) the existence (or alleged existence) of any event or condition which has had or could reasonably be expected to have a Materially Adverse Effect, (D) any breach of this Agreement or any other Loan Document by any Borrower Party, the Administrative Agent or any Lender or (E) any other circumstance, happening or event whatsoever, whether or not similar to any of the foregoing.

Section 2.3      Interest.

(a)        On Loans.  Interest on the Loans, subject to Sections 2.3(b) and (c), shall be payable as follows:

(i)         On Base Rate Advances.  Interest on each Base Rate Advance shall be computed for the actual number of days elapsed on the basis of a hypothetical year of three hundred sixty (360) days and shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the second Business Day following June 30, 2016, for the period commencing on the Agreement Date and ending on the last day of the calendar quarter then ended, and thereafter shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the first day of each calendar quarter for the prior calendar quarter.  Interest on Base Rate Advances then outstanding shall also be due and payable on the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations). Interest shall accrue and be payable on each Base Rate Advance at a per annum interest rate equal to the sum of (A) the Base Rate and (B) the Applicable Margin with respect to Base Rate Advances.

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(ii)        On Eurodollar Advances.  Interest on each Eurodollar Advance shall be computed for the actual number of days elapsed on the basis of a hypothetical year of three hundred sixty (360) days and shall be payable in arrears on (x) the Payment Date for such Advance, and (y) if the Eurodollar Advance Period for such Advance is greater than three (3) months, on the last day of each three month period prior to the expiration of the applicable Eurodollar Advance Period for such Advance. Interest on Eurodollar Advances then outstanding shall also be due and payable on the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations).  Interest shall accrue and be payable on each Eurodollar Advance at a rate per annum equal to the sum of (A) the Eurodollar Rate applicable to such Eurodollar Advance and (B) the Applicable Margin with respect to Eurodollar Advances.

(iii)       If No Notice of Selection of Interest Rate.  If the Administrative Borrower fails to give the Administrative Agent timely notice of its selection of a Eurodollar Rate, or if for any reason a determination of a Eurodollar Rate for any Advance is not timely concluded, the Base Rate shall apply to such Advance.  If the Administrative Borrower fails to elect to continue any Eurodollar Advance then outstanding prior to the last Payment Date applicable thereto in accordance with the provisions of Section 2.2, as applicable, the Base Rate shall apply to such Advance commencing on and after such Payment Date.

(b)        Upon Default.  Upon the occurrence and during the continuance of an Event of Default, at the Administrative Agent’s discretion or upon the request of the Majority Lenders, interest on the outstanding Obligations shall accrue at the Default Rate. Interest accruing at the Default Rate shall be payable on demand and in any event on the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations) and shall accrue until the earliest to occur of (i) waiver of the applicable Event of Default in accordance with Section 11.12, (ii) agreement by the Majority Lenders to rescind the charging of interest at the Default Rate, or (iii) payment in full of the Obligations.  The Lenders shall not be required to (A) accelerate the maturity of the Loans, (B) terminate the Revolving Loan Commitments, or (C) exercise any other rights or remedies under the Loan Documents in order to charge interest hereunder at the Default Rate.

(c)        Computation of Interest.  In computing interest on any Advance, the date of making the Advance shall be included and the date of payment shall be excluded; provided,  however, that if an Advance is repaid on the date that it is made, one (1) day’s interest shall be due with respect to such Advance.

Section 2.4      Fees.

(a)        Fee Letter.  The Borrowers jointly and severally agree to pay the fees set forth in the Fee Letter.

(b)        Unused Line Fee.  The Borrowers jointly and severally agree to pay to the Administrative Agent, for the account of the Lenders in accordance with their respective Revolving Commitment Ratios, an unused line fee (“Unused Line Fee”) on the aggregate amount by which the Revolving Loan Commitment exceeded the sum of the average daily amount of

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Aggregate Revolving Credit Obligations (other than with respect to any Swing Loans and Agent Advances) (“Utilization”) for each day from the Agreement Date through the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations), at a per annum rate equal to twenty hundredths of one percent (0.20%).  Such Unused Line Fee shall be computed on the basis of a hypothetical year of three hundred sixty (360) days for the actual number of days elapsed, shall be payable in arrears on the second Business Day following June 30, 2016, for the period commencing on the Agreement Date and ending on June 30, 2016, and thereafter shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the first day of each calendar quarter for the prior calendar quarter, and if then unpaid, on the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations).

(c)        Letter of Credit Fees.

(i)         The Borrowers shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Lenders, in accordance with their respective Revolving Commitment Ratios, a fee on the stated amount of any outstanding Letters of Credit for each day from the Date of Issue through the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations) at a rate per annum on the amount of the Letter of Credit Obligations equal to the Applicable Margin in effect from time to time with respect to Letter of Credit fees.  Such Letter of Credit fee shall be computed on the basis of a hypothetical year of three hundred sixty (360) days for the actual number of days elapsed, shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the second Business Day following June 30, 2016, for the period commencing on the Agreement Date and ending on June 30, 2016, and thereafter shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the first day of each calendar quarter for the prior calendar quarter, and if then unpaid, on the Maturity Date (or the date of any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations).

(ii)        The Borrowers shall also pay to the Administrative Agent, for the account of each applicable Issuing Bank, (A) a fee on the stated amount of each Letter of Credit issued by or on behalf of such Issuing Bank for each day from the Date of Issue through the expiration date of each such Letter of Credit (or any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations) at a rate of one-eighth of one percent (0.125%) per annum which fee shall be computed on the basis of a hypothetical year of three hundred sixty (360) days for the actual number of days elapsed, shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the second Business Day following June 30, 2016, for the period commencing on the Agreement Date and ending on June 30, 2016, and thereafter shall be payable quarterly in arrears on the first day of each calendar quarter for the prior calendar quarter, and, if unpaid on the Maturity Date (or any earlier prepayment in full of the Obligations) and (B) any reasonable and customary fees charged by the Issuing Banks for issuance and administration of such Letters of Credit.

(d)        Computation of Fees.  In computing any fees payable under this Section 2.4, the first day of the applicable period shall be included and the date of the payment shall be excluded. Without limitation, all fees payable under this Section 2.4 shall be fully earned when due, non-refundable when paid and shall be in addition to all other amounts which may be due to the Lender from time to time pursuant to the terms of this Agreement and the other Loan Documents,

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Section 2.5      Prepayment/Reduction of Commitment.

(a)        The principal amount of any Base Rate Advance may be repaid in full or in part at any time, without penalty or prior notice; and the principal amount of any Eurodollar Advance may be prepaid prior to the applicable Payment Date, provided that the Borrowers shall reimburse the Lenders and the Administrative Agent, on the earlier of demand or the Maturity Date, for any Funding Losses or reasonable out-of-pocket expense incurred by the Lenders or the Administrative Agent in connection with such prepayment, as set forth in Section 2.9.  Each notice of prepayment of any Eurodollar Advance shall be irrevocable, and each prepayment or repayment made under this Section 2.5(a) shall include the accrued interest on the amount so prepaid or repaid.  Upon receipt of any notice of repayment or prepayment, the Administrative Agent shall promptly notify each Lender of the contents thereof by telephone or email and of such Lender’s portion of the repayment or prepayment.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Borrowers shall not make any repayment or prepayment of the Revolving Loans unless and until the balance of the Swing Loans and the Agent Advances then outstanding is zero.  Other than with respect to amounts required to be applied to the Loans pursuant to the last sentence of Section 2.6(a) or pursuant to Section 2.6(c) or Section 6.14, repayments or prepayments of principal hereunder shall be in minimum amounts of $1,000,000 and integral multiples of $100,000 in excess thereof.  Except as provided in Section 2.5(b), any repayment and prepayment of Advances outstanding under the Revolving Loan Commitment shall not reduce the Revolving Loan Commitment.  Any prepayment of the Loans shall not affect the Borrowers’ obligation to continue to make payments under any swap agreement (as defined in 11 U.S.C. §101), including, without limitation any such swap agreement that is a Lender Hedge Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding such prepayment, subject to the terms of the applicable swap agreement.

(b)        The Borrowers shall have the right, at any time and from time to time after the Agreement Date and prior to the Maturity Date, upon at least thirty (30) days’ prior written notice to the Administrative Agent, without premium or penalty, to cancel or reduce permanently all or a portion of the Revolving Loan Commitment on a pro rata basis among the Lenders in accordance with their respective Revolving Commitment Ratios; provided, that (i) any such partial reduction shall be made in an amount not less than $5,000,000 and in integral multiples of $1,000,000 in excess thereof and (ii) the Revolving Loan Commitment may not be reduced to an amount below the then outstanding Letter of Credit Obligations.  As of the date of cancellation or reduction set forth in such notice, the Revolving Loan Commitment shall be permanently canceled or reduced to the amount stated in the Administrative Borrower’s notice for all purposes herein, and the Borrowers shall pay to the Administrative Agent for the account of the Lenders the amount necessary to repay in full the principal amount of the Revolving Loans, Swing Loans and Agent Advances or reduce the principal amount of the Revolving Loans, Swing Loans and Agent Advances then outstanding to not more than the amount of the Revolving Loan Commitment as so reduced, together with accrued interest on the amount so prepaid and the Unused Line Fee set forth in Section 2.4(b) accrued through the date of the reduction with respect to the amount reduced, and shall reimburse the Administrative Agent and the Lenders for any Funding Losses or out-of-pocket expense incurred by any of them in connection with such payment as set forth in Section 2.9 and, in the case of cancellation of the Revolving Loan Commitment, shall secure the Letter of Credit Obligations through the delivery of cash collateral in an amount equal to 105% of the Letters of Credit Obligations.  To the extent

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there is a FILO Tranche outstanding at the time of the reduction of all or a portion of the Revolving Loan Commitment under this Section 2.5, such reduction shall be applied first to the non-FILO Tranche of Revolving Loans; provided, that with respect to any prepayment of Revolving Loans made in connection with such reduction, the Borrowers shall be permitted to prepay the Revolving Loans (other than any Revolving Loans under the FILO Tranche) on a greater than pro rata basis.

Section 2.6      Repayment.

(a)