This excerpt taken from the PRA 8-K filed Oct 16, 2008.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On October 15, 2008 we issued a news release reporting ProAssurance’s acquisition of the Georgia Lawyers Insurance Company for $4.3 million in cash, and the expansion of our legal professional liability bsuiness in the far west and Mid-Atlantic states. A copy of that news release, containing important risk factors, is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this filing.
The information we are furnishing under Items 7.01 and 9.01 of this Current Report on Form 8K shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”) as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of the general incorporation language of such filing, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
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.