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Share Buyback Shareholders Agreement

April 12th, 2021

Clause 3 (sale and acquisition of shares) paragraph 3.1 confirms the amount of consideration per share, which the company will pay the seller for the shares, while paragraph 3.2 confirms when the sale and purchase of the shares take place and what must be done after the completion date. Clause 4.2 implies that both parties promise each other that they will have the power and authority to conclude the agreement by the date of this agreement and that they will be able to execute and provide the agreements and documents in question. If shareholder agreement has already been obtained, this clause is not necessary and the substantive provision (D) should be inserted instead. To be clear, a pellet gun clause requires a shareholder to make an offer to another shareholder, which in turn triggers reciprocal purchase or sale rights. A sell-and-call option defines a clear price or means to determine a price, while a rifle clause allows the supplier to set a price. In addition, an option must have a clear exercise trigger, whether it is a date or event, while a gun-to-gun clause can only be invoked by an offer to buy or sell. Authorized transfers are often transfers of shares from an existing shareholder: to another existing shareholder; A company controlled by an existing shareholder or to the parent of an existing shareholder (e.g. B spouse, child, parent, spouse of such parent or trust formed for the benefit of an existing shareholder or his family). In this case, a “parent” can be defined to the extent or as closely as the shareholders wish or may be totally prohibited. As a general rule, a SHA contains clear language that, in the event of an authorized transfer, other shareholders (who do not transfer their shares) still need to obtain the agreement of a certain voting threshold. A pellet gun clause requires a shareholder to sell his share or buy a shareholder in the offer. It is a mandatory buy-and-sell mechanism between shareholders, triggered when a shareholder makes an offer to buy or sell all of its shares to another shareholder. When a shareholder makes an offer to buy the shares of another shareholder, the shareholder receiving the offer must either sell 1) its shares at the offered price or 2) buy the shares of the shareholder who made the offer at the same price and on the same terms.

All shareholders have rights to the financial and management reports of companies, which are usually presented annually. Large shareholders may be entitled to monthly or quarterly reports. Larger shareholders can also negotiate the right to access company documents, which can include company visits, interviews with company officials and the ability to copy records. A company buys back its shares from the market because the company`s management believes that the shares currently on the market are undervalued.