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 23, 2010
LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (702) 414-1000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box 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):
On July 23, 2010, Sands China Ltd. (SCL), an indirect subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVSC), announced that Steven Jacobs has been removed from both his position as Chief Executive Officer and President and as a member of the SCL Board of Directors, effective immediately.
On July 23, 2010, SCL announced that Michael A. Leven, the President and Chief Operating Officer of LVSC and a special advisor to the SCL Board of Directors, has been named SCLs Acting Chief Executive Officer and will work with the SCL Board of Directors to find a permanent Chief Executive Officer for SCL.
On July 23, 2010, SCL issued an announcement through The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited and a press release announcing Mr. Jacobss departure and Mr. Levens appointment. The announcement and the press release are attached as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 to this report, respectively, and are incorporated by reference into this Item.
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 23, 2010