Chipotle Mexican Grill 8-K 2012
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): May 21, 2012
CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
1401 Wynkoop Street, Suite 500
Denver, CO 80202
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (303) 595-4000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On May 21, 2012, representatives of the office of the U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia (or USAO) informed Chipotle that the USAO is conducting an investigation into possible criminal securities law violations relating to our employee work authorization verification compliance and related disclosures and statements. This investigation is in addition to previously-disclosed investigations by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, including its Immigration and Customs Enforcement arm, as well as the USAO and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, into our compliance with employee work authorization verification requirements and related disclosures and statements. We intend to continue to fully cooperate in the governments investigations.
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.