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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):    March 19, 2020

 
 

AARON’S, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

Georgia
 
1-13941
 
58-0687630
(State or other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
 
(Commission File
Number)
 
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

400 Galleria Parkway SE
Suite 300
Atlanta
Georgia
 
30339-3182
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (678) 402-3000
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.50 Par Value
AAN 
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 5.03.
AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OR BYLAWS; CHANGE IN FISCAL YEAR.
On March 19, 2020, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Aaron’s, Inc. (the “Company”) approved and adopted amendments to the Company’s Amended and Restated Bylaws (the “Bylaws”), which became effective immediately upon adoption. The amendments add provisions to the Bylaws that expressly allow for virtual meetings of the Company’s shareholders, as determined by the Board, by means of remote communication and corresponding procedural changes related thereto. The foregoing description of such amendments to the Bylaws does not purport to be complete and is subject to and qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Bylaws, which are attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 3.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

ITEM 9.01.      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS

(d)    Exhibits:


Exhibit No.
Description
 
 
Exhibit 104
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).
 
 








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.


 
 
 
AARON’S, INC.
 
 
By:
/s/ Steven A. Michaels
 
Date: March 19, 2020
 
Steven A. Michaels
Chief Financial Officer,
President of Strategic Operations




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