The depositary will forward all reports and communications from us which are delivered to the depositary and which we are required or otherwise
determine to furnish to holders of debt securities, common stock or preferred stock, as the case may be.
We and the depositary will not
be liable under the deposit agreement to you other than for our gross negligence, willful misconduct or bad faith. Neither we nor the depositary will be liable if we or the depositary is prevented or delayed by law or any circumstance beyond its
control in performing its obligations under the deposit agreement. Our and the depositarys obligations under the deposit agreement will be limited to performance in good faith of our respective duties under the agreement. We and the depositary
will not be obligated to prosecute or defend any legal proceedings relating to any depositary shares, debt securities, common stock or preferred stock, as the case may be, unless a satisfactory indemnity is furnished. We and the depositary may rely
upon written advice of counsel or accountants, or upon information provided by persons presenting debt securities or shares of common stock or preferred stock, as the case may be, for deposit, you or other persons believed to be competent and on
documents which we and the depositary believe to be genuine.