If we fail to pay dividends on any series of preferred stock we may not redeem that series in part and we may not purchase or otherwise acquire any shares of such series other than by a purchase or exchange oÅer made on the same terms to holders of all outstanding shares of such series.
We may redeem the shares of any series of Variable Cumulative Preferred Stock out of legally available funds therefore, as a whole or from time to time in part:
‚ on the last day of any dividend period at a redemption price of $100,000 per share, plus accumulated and unpaid dividends to the date Ñxed for redemption; and
‚ in the case of shares of Variable Cumulative Preferred Stock with a dividend period equal to or more than two years, on any dividend payment date for such shares at redemption prices (but not less than $100,000 per share) determined by us prior to the commencement of such dividend period plus accumulated and unpaid dividends to the date set forth for redemption.
Conversion Rights No series of preferred stock will be convertible into our common stock.
DESCRIPTION OF SUPPORT OBLIGATIONS AND INTERESTS THEREIN
Support obligations issued under this prospectus may include guarantees, letters of credit and promissory notes or loan obligations that are issued in connection with, and as a means of underlying credit support for, any part of a Ñxed or contingent payment obligation of primary securities issued by third parties. The issuers of the primary securities may or may not be aÇliated with us. A holder of a primary security will also hold uncertiÑcated interests in the related support obligation, representing the credit enhancement of the holder's primary security aÅorded by the related support obligation.
The terms and conditions of any support obligations and related interests will be determined by the terms and conditions of the related underlying securities, and may vary from the general descriptions set forth below. A complete description of the terms and conditions of any support obligations and related interests issued pursuant to this prospectus will be set forth in the accompanying prospectus supplement.
Unless otherwise speciÑed in the applicable prospectus supplement, any support obligations and related interests will be unsecured and will rank equally and ratably with all of our other unsecured and unsubordinated indebtedness. The terms of a particular support obligation may provide that a diÅerent support obligation may be substituted therefor, upon terms and conditions described in the applicable prospectus supplement, provided that such substitution is carried out in conformity with the Securities Act of 1933 and the rules and regulations thereunder. Unless otherwise speciÑed in the accompanying prospectus supplement, each support obligation will be governed by the laws of the State of New York. Neither the Support Indenture (as deÑned hereinafter) (with respect to promissory notes and loan obligations) nor any other document or instrument (with respect to other forms of support obligations) will (i) limit the amount of support obligations or interests that may be issued, or (ii) contain any provisions that limit our ability to incur indebtedness or that aÅord holders of support obligations or interests protection in the event GE Company, as our ultimate