This excerpt taken from the ZUMZ 8-K filed Jun 16, 2006.
SECTION 16. Definitions. As used in this Agreement, the following terms have the respective meanings set forth below:
Commission means the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Company Documents means all contracts, indentures, mortgages, deeds of trust, loan or credit agreements, bonds, notes, debentures, evidences of indebtedness, leases, subleases or other instruments or agreements to which the Company or any of its subsidiaries is a party or by which the Company or any of its subsidiaries is bound or to which any of the property or assets of the Company or any of its subsidiaries is subject, including, without limitation, all Leases and Subject Instruments.
EDGAR means the Commissions Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval System.
Existing Credit Agreement means the Business Loan Agreement dated May 29, 2003 between Bank of America, N.A. and the Company, as modified by the Loan Modification Agreement dated November 30, 2004 and as further amended or supplemented, if applicable, including any promissory notes, pledge agreements, security agreements, mortgages, guarantees
and other instruments or agreements entered into by the Company or any of its subsidiaries in connection therewith or pursuant thereto, in each case as amended or supplemented if applicable.
GAAP means generally accepted accounting principles.
Initial Registration Statement means the Companys registration statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-134646) as amended (if applicable) at the time it became effective, together with the exhibits and schedules thereto at such time, the documents incorporated and deemed to be incorporated by reference therein pursuant to Item 12 of Form S-3 under the 1933 Act at such time, the documents otherwise deemed to be a part thereof or included therein by the 1933 Act Regulations at such time and the Rule 430B Information.
Leases means all leases or subleases of real property, stores, buildings or other improvements to which the Company or any of its subsidiaries is a party or by which it is bound.
Lien means any security interest, mortgage, pledge, lien, encumbrance, claim or equity.
NASD means the National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc.
NYSE means the New York Stock Exchange.
Organizational Documents means (a) in the case of a corporation, its articles of incorporation, certificate of incorporation, charter or other similar document and its bylaws; (b) in the case of a limited or general partnership, its partnership certificate, certificate of formation or similar organizational document and its partnership agreement; (c) in the case of a limited liability company, its articles of organization, certificate of formation or similar organizational documents and its operating agreement, limited liability company agreement, membership agreement or other similar agreement; (d) in the case of a trust, its certificate of trust, certificate of formation or similar organizational document and its trust agreement or other similar agreement; and (e) in the case of any other entity, the organizational and governing documents of such entity.
Preferred Stock means the Companys preferred stock, no par value.
Registration Statement means the Initial Registration Statement; provided that, if a Rule 462(b) Registration Statement is filed with the Commission, then the term Registration Statement shall also include such Rule 462(b) Registration Statement.
Repayment Event means any event or condition which gives the holder of any bond, note, debenture or other evidence of indebtedness (or any person acting on such holders behalf) the right to require the repurchase, redemption or repayment of all or a portion of such indebtedness by the Company or any subsidiary of the Company.
Rule 164, Rule 424(b), Rule 430B Rule 433 and Rule 462(b) refer to such rules under the 1933 Act.
Rule 430B Information means the information included in the Prospectus that was omitted from the Initial Registration Statement at the time it became effective but that is deemed
to be a part of the Initial Registration Statement as of its new effective date (within the meaning of Rule 430B(f)(2) of the 1933 Act Regulations) with respect to the Underwriters pursuant to Rule 430B.
Rule 462(b) Registration Statement means a registration statement filed by the Company pursuant to Rule 462(b) for the purpose of registering any of the Securities under the 1933 Act, including the information and documents incorporated and deemed to be incorporated by reference therein and the Rule 430B Information.
Subject Instruments means the Existing Credit Agreement, all Shareholder Documents to which the Company is a party or by which it is bound and all instruments and agreements filed or incorporated by reference as exhibits to the Form 10-K or the Form 10-Q pursuant to Rule 601(b)(10) of Regulation S-K of the Commission; provided that if any instrument or agreement filed or incorporated by reference as an exhibit to the Form 10-K or the Form 10-Q as aforesaid has been redacted or if any portion thereof has been deleted or is otherwise not filed as part of such exhibit to the Form 10-K or the Form 10-Q (whether pursuant to a request for confidential treatment or otherwise), the term Subject Instruments shall nonetheless mean such instrument or agreement, as the case may be, in its entirely, including any portions thereof that shall have been so redacted, deleted or otherwise not filed.
1933 Act means the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
1933 Act Regulations means the rules and regulations of the Commission under the 1933 Act.
1934 Act means the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
1934 Act Regulations means the rules and regulations of the Commission under the 1934 Act.
1940 Act means the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended.
All references to the Registration Statement, the Initial Registration Statement, any Rule 462(b) Registration Statement, any preliminary prospectus, any Issuer Free Writing Prospectus, the Prospectus or any amendment or supplement to any of the foregoing shall be deemed to include the copy filed with the Commission pursuant to EDGAR.