This excerpt taken from the ABR 8-K filed Apr 24, 2008.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On April 23, 2008, Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. ("Arbor") and CBRE Realty Finance, Inc. ("CBF") issued a joint press release announcing that they have entered into an agreement (the "Settlement Agreement") ending the contested election for seats on the board of directors of CBF (subject to certain terms and conditions) that was to occur at CBF's 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. A copy of the joint press release issued by Arbor and CBF announcing the Settlement Agreement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
Item 9.01 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.