Nortel Networks 8-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
NORTEL NETWORKS CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(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):
Item 5.02(b)(d). Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
On November 6, 2006, the board of directors of the registrant appointed Dr. Kristina M. Johnson a director of the registrant effective immediately. On November 6, 2006, the board of directors of Nortel Networks Limited (NNL) appointed Dr. Kristina M. Johnson to the board of directors of NNL, effective immediately.
It will be determined at a later date which committees of the boards of directors of the registrant and NNL Dr. Kristina M. Johnson will be named.
On November 6, 2006, Susan E. Shepard, Chief Ethics Officer of the registrant and NNL, resigned from her current duties and responsibilities as Chief Ethics Officer of the registrant and NNL, effective at the close of business on December 1, 2006.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press Release issued by the registrant on November 7, 2006.
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.
Dated: November 9, 2006