Article XII. Indemnification
The Executive Committee, by resolution, may provide for indemnification of the officers of the Society and of the Section on Radiation Oncology for the defense of any threatened or actual civil, criminal, or administrative action or proceeding, for amounts paid pursuant to any judgment rendered therein, or paid in settlement thereof, including reasonable attorneys' fees and other expenses actually and necessarily incurred in connection with any such defense or settlement, or in connection with any appeal therein, provided however, that no indemnification shall be so provided in any matter where it is prohibited by the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law or any other applicable law of the State of New York.