International Game Technology PLC 8-K 2007
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): December 10, 2007
INTERNATIONAL GAME TECHNOLOGY
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
9295 Prototype Drive, Reno, Nevada 89521
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
On December 10, 2007, the Board of Directors of International Game Technology (the Company) approved amendments to Section 2.2, Section 2.3 and Section 2.4 of the Companys Third Restated Code of Bylaws (the Bylaws) to allow for the issuance and transfer of uncertificated shares of the Companys stock. These amendments were adopted to allow the Company to participate in the Direct Registration System administered by the Depository Trust Company.
The text of these amendments is attached as Exhibit 3.2 to this report and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.