may be used whenever and as authorized by the Board of Directors or a committee thereof.
Section 2. Corporate Seal. The Board of Directors may provide a suitable seal, containing the name of the
Corporation, which seal shall be in the charge of the Secretary. If and when so directed by the Board of Directors or a committee thereof, duplicates of the seal may be kept and used by the Treasurer
or by an Assistant Secretary or Assistant Treasurer.
Section 3. Reliance upon Books, Reports and Records. Each director, each member of any committee
designated by the Board of Directors, and each officer of the Corporation shall, in the performance of his or her duties, be fully protected in relying in good faith upon the books of account or other
records of the Corporation and upon such information, opinions, reports or statements presented to the Corporation by any of its officers or employees, or committees of the Board of Directors so
designated, or by any other person as to matters that such director or committee member reasonably believes are within such other person's professional or expert competence and who has been selected
with reasonable care by or on behalf of the Corporation.
Section 4. Fiscal Year. The fiscal year of the Corporation shall be as fixed by the Board of Directors.
Section 5. Time Periods. In applying any provision of these Bylaws which requires that an act be done or
not be done a specified number of days prior to an event or that an act be done during a period of a specified number of days prior to an event, calendar days shall be used, the day of the doing of
the act shall be excluded, and the day of the event shall be included.
Section 6. Ratification by Stockholders. Any contract, transaction, or act of the Corporation or of the
directors or of any committee which shall be ratified by the holders of a majority of the voting power of the outstanding shares of capital stock present in person or by proxy and voting at any annual
meeting or at any special meeting called for such purpose, shall, insofar as permitted by law or under the provisions of the Certificate of Incorporation of the Corporation or these Bylaws, be as
valid and binding as though ratified by every shareholder of the Corporation.
Section 7. Interested Directors. No contract or transaction between the Corporation and one or more of
its directors or officers or between the Corporation and any other corporation, partnership, association, or other organization in which one or more of its directors or officers are directors or
officers or have a financial interest, shall be void or voidable solely for this reason or solely because the director or officer is present at or participates in the meeting of the Board of Directors
or committee thereof which authorizes the contract or transaction or solely because his or her or their votes are counted for such purpose if:
material facts as to his or her relationship or interest and as to the contract or transaction are disclosed or are known to the Board of Directors or the committee
and the Board or committee in good faith authorizes the contract or transaction by the affirmative votes of a majority of the disinterested directors, even though less than a quorum; or
material facts as to his or her relationship or interest and as to the contract or transaction are disclosed or are known to the shareholders entitled to vote
thereon, and the contract or transaction is specifically approved in good faith by vote of the shareholders; or
contract or transaction is fair as to the Corporation as of the time it is authorized, approved, or ratified by the Board of Directors, a committee thereof, or the
or interested directors may be counted in determining the presence of a quorum at a meeting of the Board of Directors or of a committee that authorizes the contract or