Greif Bros. 8-K 2011
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 2, 2011
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (740) 549-6000
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Greif, Inc. (the Company) filed a Current Report on Form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 2, 2011 (the Prior 8-K), disclosing the voting results from its annual meeting of stockholders held on February 28, 2011. The purpose of this Current Report on Form 8-K/A is to amend the Prior 8-K to report that on June 8, 2011, based upon and consistent with the voting results with respect to the stockholder vote on the frequency of stockholder votes on executive compensation, the Companys Board of Directors determined that it currently intends to include an advisory vote on the Companys executive compensation to its named executive officers every three years until the next required vote on frequency of stockholder votes on executive compensation. The Company is required to hold votes on frequency of stockholder votes on executive compensation every six years.
The remainder of the information contained in the Prior 8-K is not hereby amended.
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.