Webster Financial 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): October 22, 2012
Webster Financial Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 578-2202
(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:
On October 22, 2012, the Board of Directors (the Board) of Webster Financial Corporation (the Company) approved certain amendments to the Companys Bylaws (as amended, the Amended Bylaws) for the purpose of modifying and clarifying certain administrative provisions, including in Article III, Section 3, to clarify that the chairman shall preside at meetings of the Board; in Article III, Section 4, to provide more flexibility with respect to the timing and notice requirements for annual and regular Board meetings; and in both Article III, Section 4 and Article VII, Section 1, to clarify that notice may be provided using electronic means. In addition, typographical errors were also corrected. The above description of the amendments to the Bylaws is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Amended Bylaws, which are filed herewith as Exhibit 3.1 and incorporated by reference herein.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
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