Ad-hoc Report - Legal complaint against Petrom filed by a significant shareholder
In compliance with Law nr. 297/2004 and Regulation no. 1/2006 of CNVM
Date of report: February 8, 2008
Name of issuer: PETROM S.A.
Headquarters: Bucharest, 239 Calea Dorobantilor, sector 1
Telephone number / Fax: +40 372 868930 / +40 21 3068538
Sole registration number at the Trade Register Office: 1590082
Fiscal attribute: R
Trade Register Number: J 40/8302/1997
Share capital: 5,664,410,833.5 RON
Regulated market on which the issued shares are traded: Bucharest Stock Exchange
Significant event to be reported:
Legal complaint against Petrom filed by a significant shareholder
By the legal claim subject of the file nr. 2907/3/2008 of the Bucharest Court, AVAS requested the partial annulment of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Petrom S.A., dated November 27, 2007, concerning the approval of the revised budget for 2007. The court scheduled the first hearing on March 6, 2008.
Petrom considers that the request of AVAS is not justified because the respective Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Petrom S.A. was called in accordance with the legal provisions in force, and the rights of all shareholders were observed.
Chief Executive Officer
Corporate Development & Investor Relations