SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES
PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR 12(g) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Avis Budget Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State of incorporation or organization)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
6 Sylvan Way
Parsippany, New Jersey
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which
|Common Stock Purchase Rights||NASDAQ|
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Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates: (if applicable)
Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:
(Title of class)
|Item 1.|| |
Description of Registrants Securities to be Registered.
On January 27, 2020, a duly authorized committee of the Board of Directors of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (the Company) declared a dividend of one common share purchase right (a Right), payable on February 7, 2020, for each share of Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share, of the Company (the Common Shares), outstanding on February 7, 2020, (the Record Date) to the stockholders of record on that date. In connection with the distribution of the Rights, the Company entered into a Rights Agreement (the Rights Agreement), dated as of January 27, 2020, between the Company and Computershare Inc., as Rights Agent.
Each Right entitles the registered holder to purchase from the Company one Common Share of the Company at a price of $110.00 per Right (the Purchase Price), subject to adjustment.
The Rights are in all respects subject to and governed by the provisions of the Rights Agreement, which is incorporated herein by reference. The description of the Rights is incorporated herein by reference to the description set forth under Item 1.01 of the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on January 28, 2020 and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Rights Agreement.
|Item 2.|| |
|4.1||Rights Agreement, dated as of January 27, 2020, between Avis Budget Group, Inc. and Computershare Trust Company, N.A., as Rights Agent (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.1 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on January 28, 2020).|
|99.1||Press Release dated January 28, 2020 (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 99.1 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on January 28, 2020).|
Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.
|AVIS BUDGET GROUP, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Jean M. Sera|
|Jean M. Sera|
|Senior Vice President and Secretary|
Date: January 28, 2020