Union Pacific 8-K 2012
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): March 2, 2012 (March 2, 2012)
Union Pacific Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code): (402) 544-5000
(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):
On March 2, 2012, Union Pacific Corporation issued a press release announcing that James R. Young, President, Chairman and CEO, will take a medical leave of absence effective immediately. John J. Koraleski, Executive Vice President Marketing and Sales of Union Pacific Railroad Company, has been elected to serve as acting President and CEO. Mr. Young will continue to serve as Chairman. A copy of the press release is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1.
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: March 2, 2012