SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 17, 2020
ARK RESTAURANTS CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
85 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10003
(Address of principal executive offices, with zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 206-8800
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:
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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, par value $.01 per share||ARKR||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
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 of this chapter).
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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. o
|Item 8.01 Other Events|
On March 17, 2020, Ark Restaurants Corp. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the temporary closure of certain restaurants as well as holding the annual shareholders meeting virtually. A copy of the press release titled “Ark Restaurants Announces Temporary Closure of Certain Restaurants and the Holding of the Annual Shareholders Meeting Virtually” is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference and constitutes additional definitive materials filed in connection with the Company’s solicitation of proxies for its annual shareholders meeting.
|Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits|
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.
|ARK RESTAURANTS CORP.|
|By:||/s/ Michael Weinstein|
|Name: Michael Weinstein|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|
|Date: March 17, 2020|