defined in the Voting Agreement) shall have the right to join any committee of the Board of Directors.
5.9. Termination of Covenants. The covenants set forth in this Section 5, except for Section 5.6, shall terminate and be of no further force or effect (i) immediately before the consummation of the IPO or (ii) upon a Deemed Liquidation Event, as such term is defined in the Charter, whichever event occurs first.
5.10. Annual Review of Science and Technology and Business. Each Major Holder shall have the right to have the science and technology and the business of the Company reviewed once a calendar year by one or more representatives of the Major Holder, which may include third party consultants, and at the Major Holders expense.
5.11. Scientific Advisory Board. If the Company forms a scientific advisory board or any board or committee with similar functions, each Major Holder shall have the right to designate up to one individual to serve on such board or committee.
6.1. Successors and Assigns. Each Investor hereby agrees that it shall not, and may not, assign any of its rights and obligations hereunder, unless such rights and obligations are assigned by such Investor to (i) any Person to which Registrable Securities are transferred by such Investor pursuant to Section 2.13 or (ii) with respect to the right of first offer set forth in Section 4.1, to any Major Holder or any Affiliate of a Major Holder, and, in each case, such assignee shall be deemed an Investor for purposes of this Agreement; provided that such assignment of rights shall be contingent upon the assignee providing a written instrument to the Company notifying the Company of such assignment and agreeing in writing to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. The terms and conditions of this Agreement inure to the benefit of and are binding upon the respective successors and permitted assignees of the parties. Nothing in this Agreement, express or implied, is intended to confer upon any party other than the parties hereto or their respective successors and permitted assignees any rights, remedies, obligations or liabilities under or by reason of this Agreement, except as expressly provided herein.
6.2. Governing Law. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware as to matters within the scope thereof, and as to all other matters shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to its principles of conflicts of laws.
6.3. Counterparts. This Agreement may be executed in two or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument. This Agreement may also be executed and delivered by facsimile signature and in two or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument.
6.4. Titles and Subtitles. The titles and subtitles used in this Agreement are for convenience only and are not to be considered in construing or interpreting this Agreement.