VORNADO REALTY LP 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):
May 24, 2012
VORNADO REALTY TRUST
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 894-7000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report: N/A
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 Instructions A.2.):
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On May 24, 2012, Vornado Realty Trust (the “Company”) held its 2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”). As of March 30, 2012, the record date for shareholders entitled to vote at the Meeting, there were 185,642,051 common shares of beneficial interest, par value $0.04 per share (the “Shares”) outstanding and entitled to vote at the Meeting. Of the Shares entitled to vote at the Meeting, 166,717,841, or approximately 90% of the Shares were present or represented by proxy at the Meeting. There were five matters presented and voted on at the Meeting. Set forth below is a brief description of each matter voted on at the Meeting and the voting results with respect to each such matter.
Proposal 1 – Election of three nominees to serve on the Board of Trustees for a three-year term and until their respective successors are duly elected.
Proposal 2 – Ratification of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year 2012.
Proposal 3 – Non-binding advisory resolution on executive compensation.
Proposal 4 – Non-binding shareholder proposal regarding majority voting for the election of trustees.
Proposal 5 – Non-binding shareholder proposal regarding establishing one class of trustees to be elected annually.
In addition to the three nominees who were re-elected at the Meeting to serve on the Company’s Board of Trustees, Candace K. Beinecke, Anthony W. Deering, Robert P. Kogod, Michael Lynne, David Mandelbaum, Ronald G. Targan, Daniel R. Tisch and Dr. Richard R. West, continue to serve as Trustees after the meeting.
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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.
Date: May 31, 2012
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 aut horized.
Date: May 31, 2012