This excerpt taken from the PRE 8-K filed Oct 31, 2005.
Representations and Warranties of the Company. The Company represents and warrants to and agrees with the Underwriter and the Forward Counterparty that:
(a) The Company and the transactions contemplated by this Agreement meet the requirements for using Form S-3 under the Securities Act. The Registration Statement has become effective; no stop order suspending the effectiveness of the Registration Statement is in effect, and no proceedings for such purpose are pending before or, to the knowledge of the Company, contemplated by the Commission.
(b) (i) The Registration Statement, when it became effective, did not and, as amended and supplemented, will not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact required to be stated therein or necessary to make the statements therein not misleading, (ii) the Registration Statement and the Prospectus, as of its issue date and, as amended or supplemented, if applicable, complied or will comply in all material respects with the Securities Act and the applicable rules and regulations of the Commission thereunder and (iii) the Prospectus as of its issue date and, as amended or supplemented, if applicable, does not and will not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact necessary to make the statements therein, in the light of the circumstances under which they were made, not misleading, except that the representations and warranties set forth in this paragraph 1(b) do not apply to statements or omissions in the Registration Statement or the Prospectus made in reliance upon and in conformity with information relating to the Underwriter furnished to the Company in writing by the Underwriter expressly for use therein. Each document filed or to be filed pursuant to the Exchange Act, and incorporated by reference in the Prospectus, did not contain or will not contain when so filed any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact required to be stated therein or necessary to make the statements therein not misleading, and complied or will comply when so filed in all material respects with the Exchange Act and the rules and regulations of the Commission thereunder. No order preventing or suspending the use of any preliminary prospectus has been issued by the Commission and no proceedings for that purpose shall have been instituted or, to the knowledge of the Company, threatened or contemplated by the Commission.
(c) The Company has been duly organized, is validly existing as a company in good standing (including as an exempted company) under the laws of Bermuda, has the power and authority to own, lease and operate its property and to conduct its business as described in the Registration Statement and the Prospectus and is duly registered, qualified and authorized to transact business and is in good standing in each jurisdiction in which the conduct of its business or its ownership, leasing or operation of property requires such registration, qualification or authorization, except to the extent that the failure to be so registered, qualified or authorized or be in good standing would not have a material adverse effect on the condition, financial or otherwise, or on the earnings, business or operations of the Company and its subsidiaries taken as a whole (a