such Interest Payment Date. Interest will be computed on the basis of a 360-day
year of twelve 30-day months.
The Obligors shall, jointly and severally, pay interest on overdue
principal and premium, if any, and interest on overdue installments of interest,
to the extent lawful, at a rate per annum that is 2% in excess of the rate
2. Method of Payment.
The Obligors will pay interest (except defaulted interest) on the principal
amount of the Notes as provided above on each April 15 and October 15,
commencing October 15, 2003 to the persons who are Holders (as reflected in the
Security Register at the close of business on the April 1 or October 1
immediately preceding the Interest Payment Date), in each case, even if the Note
is canceled on registration of transfer or registration of exchange after such
record date; provided that, with respect to the payment of principal, the
Obligors will make payment to the Holder that surrenders this Note to a Paying
Agent on or after April 15, 2008.
The Obligors will pay principal, premium, if any, and as provided above,
interest in money of the United States that at the time of payment is legal
tender for payment of public and private debts. However, the Obligors may pay
principal, premium, if any, and interest by its check payable in such money. It
may mail an interest check to a Holder's registered address (as reflected in the
Security Register). If a payment date is a date other than a Business Day at a
place of payment, payment may be made at that place on the next succeeding day
that is a Business Day and no interest shall accrue for the intervening period.
3. Paying Agent and Registrar.
Initially, the Trustee will act as authenticating agent, Paying Agent and
Registrar. The Obligors may change any authenticating agent, Paying Agent or
Registrar without notice. The Obligors, any Subsidiary or any Affiliate of any
of them may act as Paying Agent, Registrar or co-Registrar.
4. Indenture; Limitations.
The Obligors issued the Notes under an Indenture dated as of April 9, 1998
(the "Indenture"), between the Obligors, as issuers, the Company, as guarantor,
and United States Trust Company of New York, as trustee (the "Trustee").
Capitalized terms herein are used as defined in the Indenture unless otherwise
indicated. The terms of the Notes include those stated in the Indenture and
those made part of the Indenture by reference to the Trust Indenture Act. The
Notes are subject to all such terms, and Holders are referred to the Indenture
and the Trust Indenture Act for a statement of all such terms. To the extent
permitted by applicable law, in the