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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 28, 2020

LEAF GROUP LTD.

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware

 

001-35048

 

20-4731239

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)

 

(Commission File No.)

 

(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

1655 26th Street
Santa Monica, California

 

90404

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (310) 656-6253

Not Applicable

(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:

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of each class

Trading Symbol(s)

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, $0.0001 par value

LEAF

New York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company ¨

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨

Item 8.01     Other Events

On October 28, 2020, the Board of Directors approved the annual equity compensation grant to outside directors under the Company’s Outside Director Compensation Program, effective November 2, 2020. As previously disclosed, on April 1, 2020 and in light of the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Board of Directors determined to delay the 2020 annual equity compensation grant to outside directors under the Company’s Outside Director Compensation Program. The annual grant approved on October 28, 2020 is consistent with the Company’s Outside Director Compensation Program described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement filed on April 20, 2020.

SIGNATURES

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: November 3, 2020

LEAF GROUP LTD.

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Adam Wergeles

 

 

Adam Wergeles
Executive Vice President and General Counsel

 

 

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