Atmos Energy Credit Agreement

Section 8.2. Nature of the duties of the administrative officer. The administrative agent has no duties or obligations other than those expressly set out in this agreement and other credit documents. The Administrative Agent shall not be liable for any action taken by him/her, his sub-agents or his or her beneficial attorneys with the consent or at the request of the required lenders (or any other number or percentage of the lenders required in the circumstances set out in Section 9.2) or in the absence of his or her own gross negligence or wilful negligence or wilful negligence, as determined by a court of competent jurisdiction by the final decision and non-judgment subject to appeal. The administrative officer is not responsible for the negligence or misconduct of any sub-agent or lawyer chosen by him or her with reasonable care. The administrative agent may consult a lawyer (including legal counsel to the borrower) for all matters relating to these tasks. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, this Agreement may be modified and amended without the consent of a Lender (but with the consent of the Borrower and the Management Agent) if, on the effective date of such modification and reformulation, such Lender is no longer a party to this Agreement (as amended and restated). The obligations of such Lender are terminated (but such Lender shall continue to be entitled to the benefits of sections 2.15, 2.16, 2.17 and 9.3), such Lender shall have no other obligation or obligation under this Agreement and shall have all principal, interest and other amounts due to or accrued on its behalf under this Agreement, be paid in full.. .