8-K 1 d8k.htm FORM 8-K Form 8-K

 

 

UNITED STATES

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): July 22, 2008

 

 

COBRA ELECTRONICS CORPORATION

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   0-511   36-2479991

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

 

6500 West Cortland Street, Chicago, Illinois   60707
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (773) 889-8870

N/A

(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 July 22, 2008, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of Cobra Electronics Corporation (the “Company”) approved the payment of a special cash bonus to James R. Bazet, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, in the amount of $50,000 for the purpose of allowing Mr. Bazet to use the after-tax proceeds thereof to make market purchases of shares of the Company’s common stock.


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.

 

COBRA ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
By:  

/s/ Michael Smith

Name:   Michael Smith
Title:   Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Date: July 28, 2008