-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, PbvMIwENl6UxEWW5BMcr5GgWU5qBgYMjKKBndEtsVt96xCVSIBYcwelTjx+exOm8 tgQf1EsZ+R5e2VpCJUyWdA== 0001104659-08-038444.txt : 20080606 0001104659-08-038444.hdr.sgml : 20080606 20080606133833 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001104659-08-038444 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: 8-K PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 CONFORMED PERIOD OF REPORT: 20080602 ITEM INFORMATION: Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers FILED AS OF DATE: 20080606 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20080606 FILER: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: WESTAFF INC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000931911 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: SERVICES-HELP SUPPLY SERVICES [7363] IRS NUMBER: 941266151 STATE OF INCORPORATION: DE FISCAL YEAR END: 1102 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: 8-K SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 000-24990 FILM NUMBER: 08885097 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 298 NORTH WIGET LANE CITY: WALNUT CREEK STATE: CA ZIP: 94598-2453 BUSINESS PHONE: 9259305300 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: P O BOX 9280 STREET 2: 298 NORTH WIGET LANE CITY: WALNUT CREEK STATE: CA ZIP: 94598-2453 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: WESTERN STAFF SERVICES INC DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19941024 8-K 1 a08-16173_18k.htm 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report: June 2, 2008

(Date of earliest event reported)



(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)



(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)











(I.R.S. Employer

File Number)




Identification No.)


298 North Wiget Lane, Walnut Creek, CA 94598

(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)


(925) 930-5300

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


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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)                                  In connection with Jeffrey A. Elias’ resignation as Senior Vice President, Corporate Services, of Westaff, Inc. and its subsidiaries, which was previously disclosed on Westaff, Inc.’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed on May 29, 2008, on June 2, 2008, Westaff, Inc. and its subsidiary, Westaff Support, Inc. (collectively, the “Company”), and Mr. Elias entered into a Settlement Agreement and Release in Full (the “Settlement Agreement”).  Pursuant to the terms of the Settlement Agreement, Mr. Elias will (i) receive severance pay in a sum equal to 26 weeks of base salary, which will be paid in the form of a salary continuation on a bi-weekly basis at the rate of $9,615.39 (gross) less appropriate withholdings and deductions and (ii) be entitled to continue to participate in the Company’s benefit plans until the earlier of the expiration of his 26-week salary continuation or the date on which he becomes entitled to benefits under a comparable plan of another employer.  In exchange for these benefits under the Settlement Agreement, Mr. Elias agreed to release the Company from any and all claims that he may have against the Company.






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 thereunto duly authorized.











/s/ Michael T. Willis



Michael T. Willis



President and Chief Executive Officer


Date:  June 4, 2008