Saks 8-K 2010
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): June 8, 2010
12 East 49th Street, New York, New York 10017
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At the annual meeting of shareholders of Saks Incorporated (the "Company") on June 8, 2010, the Company's shareholders approved an amendment to the Company's charter declassifying the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board"). The proposal to amend the charter was disclosed in the Company's proxy statement filed by the Company and sent to shareholders in connection with the annual meeting. The amendment to the charter was effective upon filing articles of amendment to the Company's charter with the Tennessee Secretary of State on June 9, 2010. In addition, on June 8, 2010, the Board approved an amendment to Article IV, Section 1 of the Company’s Bylaws to make the Company's Bylaws consistent with the Company's charter, as amended. The amendment to the Bylaws became effective upon the effectiveness of the foregoing charter amendment.
The Company's charter and Bylaws, as amended, are filed respectively as Exhibits 3.1 and 3.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and are hereby incorporated by reference.
The annual meeting of shareholders of the Company was held on June 8, 2010. The matters voted upon at the annual meeting and the results of the voting on each matter are set forth below:
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.