Home Depot 8-K 2008
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 3, 2008
THE HOME DEPOT, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
2455 Paces Ferry Road, N.W. Atlanta, Georgia 30339
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(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 (see General Instruction A.2 below):
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On March 28, 2008, The Home Depot, Inc. and the parties to the derivative actions and Section 14(a) action described in the Companys Form 10-K filed on April 3, 2008 entered into a Stipulation of Settlement subject to the approval of the Superior Court of Fulton County, Georgia. On April 3, 2008, the Court preliminarily approved the settlement and scheduled a hearing for June 10, 2008 to consider whether to approve the settlement and enter judgment thereon. The Notice of Settlement of Derivative Litigation in the form approved by the Court and the Stipulation of Settlement are furnished herewith as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2.
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.