Ascent Solar Technologies 8-K 2007
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): April 16, 2007
SOLAR TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (303) 285-9885
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Item 5.03. Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
On April 16, 2007, the Board of Directors of Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (the Company) acted to amend and restate the Companys Bylaws (the Bylaws) to allow for the issuance of uncertificated shares that are registrable in book-entry form and to facilitate participation in the Direct Registration System (DRS). The objective of DRS is to allow investors to have securities registered in their names without the issuance of physical certificates, and to minimize the risks and delays associated the transfer of physical certificates.
The full text of the Amended and Restated Bylaws is filed as Exhibit 3.1 to this Current Report.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
3.1 Amended and Restated By-Laws
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.