8.1. The Controlling shareholders and the shareholders who elect members of the Company’s board of directors or fiscal council, as well as any individual or corporate entity, or group of persons, acting jointly or representing the same interest, who reach a Relevant Shareholding, shall send to the Company a statement, as per the form attached to this policy as Exhibit III (CVM Instruction no. 358, article 12, caput).
8.2. The person or group of persons representing the same interest, holders of relevant shareholding, are equally obliged to disclose the aforementioned statement, each time the said shareholding is raised or reduced by five percent (5%) of the type or class of shares representative of the Company’s capital stock (CVM Instruction no. 358, article 12, paragraphs 1 and 4).
8.3. The communication to the Company shall be sent immediately after the Relevant Shareholding is reached.
8.4. It is incumbent upon the Investor Relations Officer to transmit the information contained in the Company’s notices to the CVM and the Stock Exchange as soon as it is received, as well as to ensure that the corresponding section of the Reference Form is duly updated through the electronic Occasional and Periodic Information system – IPE
8.5. In cases when the acquisition results in or is aimed at changing the Company’s control or management structure, and in cases in which the acquisition generates an obligation to conduct a public tender offer, as provided for in the applicable regulations, the acquirer must also disclose a notice to the market containing the information in Exhibit III hereto through publication in the wide-circulation newspapers normally used by the Company (CVM Instruction no. 358, article 12, paragraph 5).