Domtar 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
May 12, 2011
(Date of Report/Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
395 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West
Canada H3A 1L6
(Address and zip code of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(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:
On May 12, 2011, the Corporation issued a press release announcing that the Corporation entered into an accelerated share repurchase (ASR) agreement with a third party. Under the ASR agreement, the Corporation is repurchasing $150 million of its common stock with available cash on hand. This ASR agreement was entered into pursuant to the Corporations $600 million share repurchase program announced on May 4, 2011. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Exhibit 99.1 Press release of Domtar Corporation, dated May 12, 2011.
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.