CBL & Associates Properties 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): October 31, 2011
CBL & ASSOCIATES PROPERTIES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
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(e) At a meeting held on October 31, 2011, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (the “Company”) approved the actions described below affecting the compensation of the following five individuals who currently qualify as “named executive officers” of the Company pursuant to Item 402(a)(3) of Securities and Exchange Commission Regulation S-K:
2012 Base Salaries for Named Executive Officers
The Compensation Committee approved 2012 Base Salary levels for the Company's officers and members of senior management, including setting the following 2012 Base Salary levels for those individuals who qualify as “named executive officers”:
The 2012 Base Salaries approved by the Compensation Committee for the Company's named executive officers represent an increase of 3% over current levels, the first such increase since base salaries were frozen three years ago at 2008 levels.
Additionally, the Compensation Committee approved the annual bonus compensation that each of the named executive officers could receive for performance during the 2011 fiscal year, based on the performance factors similar to those used in determining bonuses in prior years for each such officer as described in the 2011 Proxy Statement. The fiscal 2011 bonuses approved for each of the named executive officers were as follows: Charles B. Lebovitz - $506,250; John N. Foy - $506,250; Stephen D. Lebovitz - $506,250; Augustus N. Stephas - $225,000; and Farzana K. Mitchell - $150,000.
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 4, 2011