GSI Commerce 8-K 2011
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 9, 2011
GSI COMMERCE, INC.
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 610-491-7000
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On May 9, 2011, GSI Commerce, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release relating to the end of the go-shop period, early termination of antitrust waiting period and the establishment of a record date and meeting date for the special meeting of its stockholders to consider and vote upon the proposal to adopt the previously announced merger agreement, entered into on March 27, 2011, among the Company, eBay Inc. (eBay) and Gibraltar Acquisition Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of eBay. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 GSI Commerce, Inc. Press Release dated May 9, 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.