This excerpt taken from the WEN 8-K filed Apr 29, 2008.
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF THE STOCKHOLDERS
Each Stockholder hereby represents and warrants as to itself, himself or herself, severally and not jointly, to Triarc as follows:
Section 2.01. Authorization; Binding Agreement. The execution, delivery and performance by such Stockholder of this Agreement and the consummation of the transactions contemplated hereby are within its, his or her legal capacity and requisite powers, and if this Agreement is being executed in a representative or fiduciary capacity, the Person signing this Agreement has full power and authority to execute, deliver and perform this Agreement. Assuming the due authorization, execution and delivery of this Agreement by Triarc, this Agreement constitutes a legal, valid and binding agreement of such Stockholder enforceable against such Stockholder in accordance with its terms, except as such enforceability may be limited by bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, moratorium and other Laws of general applicability relating to or affecting creditors’ rights and by general principles of equity (regardless of whether such enforceability is considered in a proceeding in equity or at law).
Section 2.02. Non-Contravention. Other than (a) the filing by such Stockholder of any reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission required by Section 13(d) or 16(a) of the Exchange Act, (b) any consent, approval filing or notification which has been obtained as of the date hereof, or (c) any consent, approval, filing or notification, the failure of which to obtain, make or give would not impair in any material respect such Stockholder’s ability to perform its obligations under this Agreement (or Triarc’s rights to vote such Stockholder’s Subject Shares pursuant to the proxy contemplated by Section 1.02), the execution and delivery of this Agreement by such Subject Stockholder does not, and the performance of the terms of this Agreement by such Stockholder (or the Triarc’s voting of such Stockholder’s Subject Shares pursuant to the proxy contemplated by Section 1.02) will not (1) require such Stockholder to obtain the consent or approval of, or make any filing with or notification to, any Governmental Entity, (2) require the consent or approval of any other person pursuant to any agreement, obligation or instrument binding on such Stockholder or its properties and assets, (3) conflict with or violate any organizational document or Law applicable to such Stockholder’s Subject Shares or such Stockholder or pursuant to which any such Stockholder is a party, including any voting agreement, stockholders agreement, irrevocable proxy or voting trust. Such Stockholder’s Subject Shares are not, with respect to the voting or transfer thereof, subject to any other agreement, including any voting agreement, stockholders agreement, irrevocable proxy or voting trust.
Section 2.03. Ownership of Subject Shares; Total Shares. As of the date hereof, such Stockholder is the record or beneficial owner (as defined in Rule 13d-3 under the Exchange Act) of its, his or her Subject Shares. As of the date hereof, such Stockholder does not own, beneficially or otherwise, any shares of voting stock of Triarc other than as set forth opposite such Stockholder’s name in Annex I. There are no outstanding options or other rights to acquire from such Stockholder, or obligations of such Stockholder to sell or to dispose of, any shares of voting stock of Triarc, other than customary rights granted to a secured party in connection with the grant of a security interest to a bona-fide financial institution.
Section 2.04. Voting Power. Each Stockholder has full voting power with respect to its, his or her Subject Shares, and full power to issue instructions with respect to the matters set forth herein, and full power to agree to all of the matters set forth in this Agreement, in each case with respect to all of its, his or her Subject Shares.
Section 2.05. Reliance by Triarc and Wendy’s. Such Stockholder understands and acknowledges that each of Triarc and Wendy’s are entering into the Merger Agreement and the transactions contemplated therein in reliance upon such Stockholder’s execution and delivery of this Agreement.