• Reporting Changes Affecting Directors and Officers Under the New Form 8-K Rules
  • January 20, 2005
  • Law Firm: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP - Office
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission's Division of Corporate Finance on November 23, 2004, issued answers to a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) addressing, among other things, certain officer and director arrival and departure scenarios and compensation matters that may require current reporting under Items 1.01, 1.02 and 5.02 of Form 8-K. This alert is designed to address some of the most common questions companies may ask regarding what changes affecting directors and officers need to be reported on a current basis as a result of the new Form 8-K rules that became effective August 23, 2004, and the FAQ.