ArvinMeritor 8-K 2010
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 3, 2010
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
2135 West Maple Road
Troy, Michigan (Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (248) 435-1000
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Item 8.01 Other Events
In connection with the offering and sale of 19,952,500 shares (including 2,602,500 shares being issued and sold pursuant to the underwriters exercise of an over-allotment option) of common stock (the Shares), par value $1.00 per share, of ArvinMeritor, Inc. (the Company), the Company is filing as Exhibit 5.1 hereto an opinion of counsel with respect to the Shares. Such opinion is incorporated by reference into the Registration Statement on Form S-3 (Registration Statement No. 333-163233) filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 20, 2009, as amended on December 23, 2009 (the Registration Statement).
In connection with the offering and sale of $250,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Companys 10.625% Notes due 2018 (the Notes), including related guarantees by certain subsidiaries of the Company (the Guarantees), the Company is filing as Exhibits 5.2 through 5.11 hereto opinions of counsel with respect to the Notes and the Guarantees. Such opinions are incorporated by reference into the Registration Statement.
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.
Date: March 3, 2010