First Marblehead 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): April 30, 2012
The First Marblehead Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (800) 895-4283
(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 2, 2012, The First Marblehead Corporation (the Corporation) announced its financial and operating results for the third quarter of fiscal 2012 and the nine month period ended March 31, 2012. The full text of the press release issued in connection with the announcement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report on Form 8-K.
The information contained in Item 2.02 in this current report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Ann Berry resigned her position as a director of the Corporation, effective April 30, 2012.
See Exhibit Index attached hereto. The following exhibit relating to Item 2.02 shall be deemed to be furnished, and not filed:
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.