Owens-Illinois 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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March 6, 2012
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ITEM 5.02. DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS.
On March 6, 2012, David H. Y. Ho notified the Board of Directors (the Board) of Owens-Illinois, Inc. (the Company) of his decision not to stand for re-election to the Board at the Companys Annual Meeting to be held on May 10, 2012. Mr. Hos resignation from the Board will be effective as of May 10, 2012. Mr. Ho has been a member of the Board since 2008 and currently serves on the Boards Nominating/Corporate Governance Committee and Risk Oversight Committee. Mr. Hos decision not to stand for re-election was not the result of any disagreement or dispute with the Company relating to its operations, policies or practices.
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.