This excerpt taken from the GIS 10-Q filed Mar 30, 2007.
General. (1) Only such persons who are nominated in accordance with the procedures set forth in this section 8 shall be eligible to serve as directors and only such business shall be conducted at a meeting of stockholders as shall have been brought before the meeting in accordance with the procedures set forth in this section 8. Except as otherwise provided by law, the chairman of the meeting shall have the power and duty to determine whether a nomination or any business proposed to be brought before the meeting was made or proposed, as the case may be, in accordance with the procedures set forth in this section 8 and, if any proposed nomination or business is not in compliance with this section 8, to declare that such defective proposal or nomination shall be disregarded.
(2) For purposes of this section 8, public announcement shall mean disclosure in a press release reported by the Dow Jones News Service, Associated Press or comparable national news service or in a document publicly filed by the corporation with the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to Section 13, 14 or 15(d) of the Exchange Act.
(3) Notwithstanding the foregoing provisions of this section 8, a stockholder shall also comply with all applicable requirements of the Exchange Act and the rules and regulations thereunder with respect to the matters set forth in this section 8. Nothing in this section 8 shall be deemed to affect any rights (i) of stockholders to request inclusion of proposals in the corporations proxy statement pursuant to Rule 14a-8 under the Exchange Act or any successor rule regarding shareholder proposals or (ii) of the holders of any series of cumulative preference stock to elect directors under specified circumstances pursuant to the terms of such preference stock.
This excerpt taken from the GIS 10-Q filed Jan 6, 2005.
8.1 In General.
Each Member hereby severally makes each of the representations and warranties applicable to such Member (but as to no other Member) as set forth in Section 8.2, and such representations and warranties shall survive the execution of this Agreement.