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): May 11, 2017
LANDS' END, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
1 Lands’ End Lane
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (608) 935-9341
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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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.
(e) On May 11, 2017, at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Lands’ End, Inc. (the “Company”), the Company’s stockholders adopted the Lands’ End, Inc. 2017 Stock Plan (the “2017 Plan”). The 2017 Plan is administered by the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors (the “Compensation Committee”). The 2017 Plan allows for the grant of restricted stock, stock options, stock appreciation rights, stock units and other stock-based awards to any employee, non-employee director or other individual providing advisory or consulting services to the Company or any of its subsidiaries, as designated by the Compensation Committee from time to time. The 2017 Plan allows for the issuance of up to 1,000,000 shares of common stock of the Company, par value $.01 per share. The granting of awards under the 2017 Plan is discretionary, and we cannot now determine the number or type of awards to be granted in the future to any particular person or group.
A more complete description of the terms of the 2017 Plan can be found in “Item 3. Approval of the Lands’ End, Inc. 2017 Stock Plan” (pages 42 through 47) in the Company’s definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 31, 2017, which description is incorporated herein by reference. The foregoing description of the 2017 Plan is qualified in its entirety by reference to the actual terms of the 2017 Plan, which is filed as an exhibit hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibit listed in the Exhibit Index below is filed with this report.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
LANDS' END, INC.
Date: May 17, 2017
By: /s/ Peter L. Gray
Name: Peter L. Gray
Title: Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
Lands’ End, Inc. 2017 Stock Plan, incorporated herein by reference to Exhibit 10.14 to the Registrant’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended January 27, 2017 (File No. 001-09769).