CSX 8-K 2008
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): July 23, 2008
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors; Election of Directors
On July 23 and 24, 2008, Dr. Elizabeth E. Bailey, Mr. Robert D. Kunisch and Mr. Southwood J. Morcott tendered their resignations as directors of CSX Corporation, effective in each case at such time as Mr. Alexandre Behring, Mr. Gilbert H. Lamphere and Mr. John D. McPherson, respectively, consent to be elected to the board of directors by the board. On July 24, 2008, the board of directors elected Messrs. Behring, Lamphere and McPherson to the board of directors, effective in each case conditionally upon their consent to so serve as required under Section 13.1-675E of the Virginia Stock Corporation Act, for a term expiring upon the effectiveness of the election of directors by shareholders at the CSX Corporation 2008 annual meeting of shareholders.
On July 25, 2008, Mr. McPherson consented to be elected to the board of directors, rendering Mr. McPherson’s election and Mr. Morcott’s resignation effective. On July 28, 2008, Messrs. Behring and Lamphere consented to be elected to the board of directors, rendering Mr. Behring’s and Mr. Lamphere’s respective elections and Dr. Bailey’s and Mr. Kunisch’s respective resignations effective. Messrs. Behring's and Lamphere's consents were without prejudice to their rights, and the rights of the other TCI/3G nominees, to be seated as board members as and when duly elected and with a full reservation of all other rights.
The committees of the board of directors on which Messrs. McPherson, Behring and Lamphere will serve have not been determined as of the date of this filing.
Item 9.01. 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: July 29, 2008