This excerpt taken from the PRE 8-K filed Oct 23, 2009.
Voting Agreement”) with PartnerRe, pursuant to which they agreed to vote certain of their Paris Re common shares in favor of, among other things, the Merger. By virtue of these Voting Agreements and the similar voting commitment previously made by Mr. Gerhardt to PartnerRe on September 28, 2009, a total of 1,737,570 Paris Re common shares, representing approximately 2.2% of the outstanding Paris Re common shares, are committed to be voted in favor of the Merger (as defined below).
The foregoing description of the Voting Agreements does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the form of Voting Agreement, which is filed as Exhibit 2.2 hereto.
As also previously announced, PartnerRe has agreed to acquire the remaining Paris Re common shares outstanding through a compulsory merger of Paris Re with and into the Merger Subsidiary in accordance with Swiss law (the “