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): February 15, 2021
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
|of incorporation)||Identification No.)|
105 Lincoln Avenue
Buena, New Jersey 08310
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)
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(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||TLGT||The NASDAQ Stock Market|
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|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers|
On February 15, 2021, William S. Marth was appointed to the board of directors (the “Board”) of Teligent, Inc. (the “Company”). In connection with his appointment to the Board, Mr. Marth was appointed as a member of the Board’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and Organization and Compensation Committee.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Marth and any other persons pursuant to which Mr. Marth was selected as a member of the Board, and there are no transactions between Mr. Marth and the Company that would be reportable under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
Mr. Marth will receive compensation for his service as a member of the Board in accordance with the Company’s non-executive director compensation policy, which is described under the caption “Executive Officer and Director Compensation” in the Proxy Statement for the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 10, 2020, and will be reimbursed for reasonable expenses incurred in connection with his service on the Board. In addition, the Company will enter into its standard form of director and officer indemnification agreement with Mr. Marth.
|Item 8.01||Other Events|
On February 16, 2021, the Company issued a press release in connection with the appointment of Mr. Marth to the Board, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|Exhibit No.||Exhibit Description|
|99.1||Press Release dated February 16, 2021|
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: February 16, 2021||By:||/s/ Philip K. Yachmetz|
|Name: Philip K. Yachmetz|
|Title: Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary|