Las Vegas Sands 8-K 2010
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): July 27, 2010
LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (702) 414-1000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
On July 27, 2010, the Board of Directors of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (the “Company”) elected Wing T. Chao to the Board as a Class III director whose term will expire in 2013. There are no arrangements between Mr. Chao and any other person pursuant to which Mr. Chao was selected as a director, nor are there any transactions to which the Company or any of its subsidiaries is a party and in which Mr. Chao has a material interest subject to disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
On July 29, 2010, the Company issued a press release announcing Mr. Chao’s election to the Board. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated by reference into this Item.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press release, dated July 29, 2010.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: July 29, 2010