This excerpt taken from the GWW 10-Q filed Nov 2, 2007.
Merger Transaction means any merger, acquisition or similar transaction involving a recapitalization as contemplated by Rule 10b-18(a)(13)(iv) under the Exchange Act but not including any transaction in which the consideration is solely cash and there is no valuation period.
9. Special Provisions for Friendly Transaction Announcements. (a) If a Friendly Transaction Announcement occurs on or prior to the Settlement Date for any Transaction, then the Number of Shares to be Delivered for such Transaction shall be determined as if clause (x)(b)(ii) of the definition thereof were replaced with (b)(ii) the Prorated Forward Price Adjustment Amount. If a Friendly Transaction Announcement occurs after the Trade Date, but prior to the First Acceleration Date of any Transaction, the First Acceleration Date shall be the date of such Friendly Transaction Announcement. If a Friendly Transaction Announcement occurs after the Settlement Date for any Transaction or any earlier date of termination or cancellation of such Transaction pursuant to Section 6 of the Agreement or Article 12 of the Equity Definitions, then a second settlement of such Transaction (a