(c) Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the event a Third-Party Claim is made against an Indemnified Person as to which such Indemnified Person is entitled to seek indemnification hereunder and: (i) such Indemnified Person reasonably concludes that the Indemnifying Person has failed to assume the defense of the Indemnified Person, or that the Indemnifying Person is not diligently defending such Indemnified Person, (ii) the Indemnified Person’s insurance carrier requires that the Indemnified Person control defense of such Third-Party Claim; or (iii) if the Indemnified Person is a Contributor Indemnitee, and the Third-Party Claim adversely affects, or is reasonably likely to adversely affect, the Support Functions or Contributor’s ability to perform under the Transition and Operations Support Agreement, then in such case the Indemnified Person may elect to retain the defense of such Third-Party Claim and will be entitled to be reimbursed by the Indemnifying Person for its Losses incurred in such defense (including reasonable attorneys’ fees).
(d) Whether or not the Indemnifying Person shall have assumed the defense of a Third-Party Claim, the Indemnified Person shall not settle, compromise or discharge, such Third-Party Claim without the Indemnifying Person’s prior written consent (which consent shall not be unreasonably withheld or delayed). The Indemnifying Person shall not admit any Liability with respect to, or settle, compromise or discharge any Third-Party Claim without the Indemnified Person’s prior written consent (which consent shall not be unreasonably withheld or delayed); provided, however, that the Indemnified Person shall not withhold its consent to any settlement, compromise or discharge of a Third-Party Claim that: (i) the Indemnifying Person may recommend, (ii) by its terms obligates the Indemnifying Person to pay the full amount of the Liability in connection with such Third-Party Claim, (iii) releases the Indemnified Person completely in connection with such Third-Party Claim, and (iv) contains no sanction or restriction upon the future activities or business of the Indemnified Person or requires the Indemnified Person to take any action other than ministerial actions related to the dismissal of any proceedings related to the Third-Party Claim.
(e) Any claim by an Indemnified Party on account of Losses that does not result from a Third-Party Claim (a “Direct Claim”) will be asserted by giving the Indemnifying Party written notice thereof promptly and in any event within thirty (30) days after such Indemnified Person becoming aware of any Loss for which such Indemnified Person may be indemnified under this Article 10; provided, however, that failure to give, or any delay in giving, such notification shall not release the Indemnifying Person from (or otherwise affect) any of its obligations under this Article 10 except to the extent the Indemnifying Person shall have been actually prejudiced as a result of such failure or delay, it being agreed, however, that all indemnification claims must be delivered prior to the expiration of the applicable Survival Date, if any. Such notice by the Indemnified Party will describe the Direct Claim in reasonable detail, will include copies of all available material written evidence thereof, and will indicate the estimated amount, if reasonably practicable, of Losses that has been or may be sustained by the Indemnified Party. The Indemnifying Party will have a period of thirty (30) days from which to respond in writing to such Direct Claim. If the Indemnifying Party does not respond within such thirty (30) day period, the Indemnifying Party will be deemed to have rejected such claim, in which event the Indemnified Party will be free to pursue such remedies as may be available to the Indemnified Party at the Indemnifying Party’s expense pursuant to the terms and subject to the provisions of this Agreement.
(f) For the avoidance of doubt, to the extent that a Direct Claim or Third-Party Claim involves Losses that relate to both (i) Contributor’s acts (or failures to act) prior to Closing and/or breaches by Contributor of any of its representations and warranties in Article 4 (Representations and Warranties of Contributor); and (ii) the Purdue Parties acts (or failures to act) that occur on or after Closing, then, subject to the terms of this Article 10, (x) Contributor shall be responsible for Losses arising from its pre-Closing acts (or failures to act) and/or breaches by it of any of its representations and warranties in Article 4 (Representations and Warranties of Contributor); (y) the Purdue Parties shall be responsible for Losses arising from their post-Closing acts (or failures