Macerich Company 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported) March 30, 2012
THE MACERICH COMPANY
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
401 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 700, Santa Monica, California 90401
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code (310) 394-6000
(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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(b) On March 30, 2012, Mr. James Cownie provided notice of his retirement from the Board of Directors of The Macerich Company, effective as of the Companys 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Mr. Cownies retirement from the Board did not involve any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Companys operations, policies or practices.
A press release announcing the retirement of Mr. Cownie was issued on April 3, 2012, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is hereby incorporated by this reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release of The Macerich Company dated April 3, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, The Macerich Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.