Likewise, all SOPHOS shareholders must comply with the liabilities arising from the exercise of their rights and their status as shareholders, which are stated in the legal provisions regulating the matter. Shareholders main obligations are as follows:
Article 9. Conflict resolution mechanisms: In order to settle the differences occurring between shareholders or administrators and The Company, as well as those arising between shareholders or between them and administrators, for reasons of making and entering, interpretating, executing, terminating or developing the corporate agreement, or during the liquidation of the Company, the Court of Arbitration provided for in article 56 of the Company’s Bylaws may be resorted to, without prejudice to which the
parties may also use other alternative dispute resolution mechanisms established by the law, such as negotiation, transaction, conciliation or friendly composition. Notwithstanding the foregoing, for the purposes of setting disputes before an Arbitration Court under the arbitration clause agreed in the Statutes, it will not be required that the parties previously seek any other of the conflicts solution alternate mechanisms alternatives provided by the Law.