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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 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): December 30, 2020

 

KANDI TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware   001-33997   90-0363723
(State of Incorporation)   (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification)

 

Jinhua City Industrial Zone
Jinhua, Zhejiang Province
People’s Republic of China
Post Code 321016

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(86-579) 8223-9700
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code

 

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):

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
   
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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   KNDI   NASDAQ Global Select Market

 

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 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 

On December 30, 2020, Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019 (the “Annual Meeting”). Holders of 38,074,140 shares of the Company’s common stock were present in person or by proxy at the Annual Meeting, representing 70.34% of the total outstanding shares of common stock and therefore constituting a quorum of more than a majority of the shares outstanding and entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting as of the record date of November 9, 2020. The final voting result for each matter submitted to a vote of shareholders at the meeting are as follows:

 

Proposal 1: Election of Directors 

 

The following seven individuals were elected as the Board of Directors of the Company to serve as directors until the next Annual Meeting of Shareholders or until their successors have been duly elected and qualified. No broker Non-votes are counted.

 

   FOR   WITHHELD 
HU XIAOMING   18,638,474    221,775 
SUN CHENMING   18,546,231    314,018 
WANG LIN   18,643,102    217,147 
CHEN LIMING   18,667,305    192,944 
LIN YI   18,651,901    208,348 
JERRY LEWIN   18,465,359    394,890 
HENRY YU   18,636,550    223,699 

 

Proposal 2: Ratification of the appointment of Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk LLP as Independent Auditor

 

The shareholders ratified the appointment of Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk LLP as the Company’s independent auditor for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.

 

   FOR   AGAINST   ABSTAIN 
TOTAL SHARES VOTED   37,394,503    391,298    288,339 

 

Proposal 3: Advisory Vote on Compensation of Named Executive Officers

 

The shareholders approved, on an advisory, non-binding basis, the compensation of our named executive officers. No broker Non-votes are counted.

 

   FOR   AGAINST   ABSTAIN 
TOTAL SHARES VOTED   18,434,876    213,743    211,630 

 

Proposal 4: Advisory Vote on the Frequency of Future Advisory Votes on the Compensation of Named Executive Officers

 

The shareholders approved, on an advisory, non-binding basis, frequency of future advisory votes on the compensation of our named executive officers to be one year. No broker Non-votes are counted.

 

   1 YEAR   2 YEARS   3 YEARS   ABSTAIN 
TOTAL SHARES VOTED   18,510,603    92,371    190,310    66,965 

 

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SIGNATURE

 

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.

 

  KANDI TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC. 
   
Date: December 31, 2020 By: /s/ Hu Xiaoming
  Name:  Hu Xiaoming
  Title: Chief Executive Officer

 

 

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