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425
CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC. /MO/ filed this Form 425 on 11/25/2015
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Agent maintained at The Depository Trust Company or any other “clearing corporation”) or any other “securities intermediary” (as such terms are defined in Section 8-102(a) of the UCC); (iv) all rights which the Escrow Issuer has under this Agreement and all rights it may now have or hereafter acquire against the Escrow Agent in respect of its holding and managing all or any part of the Collateral; and (v) all “proceeds” (as such term is defined in Section 9-102(a) of the UCC) of any of the foregoing (collectively, the “Collateral”), in order to secure the obligations under this Agreement, the Indenture and the Notes (the “Secured Obligations”). The Escrow Agent hereby acknowledges the Trustee’s security interest and lien as set forth above. The Escrow Issuer shall take all actions and shall direct the Trustee in writing to take all actions necessary on its part to insure the continuance of a perfected first priority security interest in the Collateral in favor of the Trustee in order to secure all Secured Obligations. The Escrow Issuer shall not grant or cause or permit any other person to obtain a security interest, encumbrance, lien or other claim, direct or indirect, in the Escrow Issuer’s right, title or interest in the Escrow Account or any Collateral.

(b) The Escrow Issuer and the Trustee hereby irrevocably instruct the Escrow Agent to, and the Escrow Agent shall:

(i) maintain the Escrow Account for the sole and exclusive benefit of the Trustee on its own behalf and on behalf of the Holders to the extent specifically required herein; treat all property in the Escrow Account as “financial assets” (as defined in Section 8-102(a) of the UCC); provided that the Escrow Agent shall have received indemnity from the Escrow Issuer satisfactory to the Escrow Agent, take all steps reasonably specified in writing by the Escrow Issuer pursuant to this Section 6 to (x) cause the Trustee to enjoy continuous perfected first priority security interest under the UCC, any other applicable statutory or case law or regulation of the State of New York and any applicable law or regulation of the United States in the Collateral and (y) except as otherwise required by law, maintain the Collateral free and clear of all liens, security interests, safekeeping or other charges, demands and claims of any nature now or hereafter existing in favor of anyone other than the Trustee;

(ii) promptly notify the Trustee if a Responsible Officer of the Escrow Agent receives written notice that any Person other than the Trustee has or purports to have a lien or security interest upon any portion of the Collateral; and

(iii) transfer the Collateral to the Trustee to the extent required by Section 3(b), Section 3(c) or Section 3(e).

The lien and security interest provided for in this Section 6 shall automatically terminate and cease as to, and shall not extend or apply to, and the Trustee and the Escrow Agent shall have no security interest in, any funds, securities or property disbursed by the Escrow Agent to the Escrow Issuer at such time as the Escrowed Property is released from the escrow on the Escrow Release Date. The Escrow Agent shall not have any right to receive compensation from the Trustee and shall have no authority to obligate the Trustee or to compromise or pledge its security interest hereunder. Accordingly, the Escrow Agent is hereby directed to cooperate with the Trustee in the exercise of its rights in the Collateral provided for herein.

(c) The Escrow Issuer will execute and deliver or cause to be executed and delivered, or use its reasonable best efforts to procure, all assignments, instruments and other documents, deliver any instruments to the Trustee and take any other actions that are necessary or desirable to perfect, continue the perfection of, or protect the first priority of the Trustee’s security interest in and to the Collateral, to protect the Collateral against the rights, claims, or interests of third persons or to effect the purposes of this Agreement and agree to file or to cause to be filed one or more UCC financing statements and

 

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