Advent Software 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
August 10, 2012
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
ADVENT SOFTWARE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
600 Townsend Street
San Francisco, California 94103
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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On August 10, 2012, the Board of Directors (the Board) of Advent Software, Inc. (Advent or the Company) elected Mr. Robert Tarkoff to the Board of Advent to be effective as of September 25, 2012. It has not yet been determined on which committees of the Board Mr. Tarkoff will serve as a member.
On August 10, 2012 and effective as of September 25, 2012, Advents Board approved an amendment to Section 3.2 of the Companys Bylaws to increase the membership of the Board from seven to eight members in connection with the election of Mr. Tarkoff to the Companys Board. The amended and restated Bylaws of the Company are attached and filed as Exhibit 3.1 to this current report on Form 8-K.
The following item is filed as an exhibit to this report.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: August 16, 2012