Republic Services 8-K 2016
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): May 24, 2016 (May 24, 2016)
Republic Services, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (480) 627-2700
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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On May 24, 2016, Michael P. Rissman, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, informed the Company that, effective immediately, he is taking a leave of absence from the Company for an indefinite time period to care for a member of his family. The Company determined to continue Mr. Rissman’s salary and benefits during his absence. During Mr. Rissman’s absence, Catharine D. Ellingsen, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, will be leading the Company’s Legal Department.
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.