This excerpt taken from the ALL 8-K filed Nov 18, 2009.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On November 16, 2009, the Registrant issued a press release announcing the selection of Joseph P. Lacher, Jr., as president of its Allstate Protection segment, effective as of November 30, 2009. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99 to this report.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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 hereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 18, 2009