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): September 16, 2015
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of Incorporation)
(Commission File No.)
(IRS Employer I.D. No.)
100 Brookwood Place, Birmingham, Alabama
(Address of Principal Executive Office )
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (205) 877-4400
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On September 16, 2015 we issued a news release disclosing the upcoming retirement of Mary Todd Peterson, the President of the Medmarc Insurance Group (Medmarc); she will retire effective
December 31, 2015. Medmarc is ProAssurance’s subsidiary providing products liability insurance for medical technology, life sciences products, and clinical trials, along with professional liability insurance for attorneys.
The text of the release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8K.
The information we are furnishing under Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8K, including Exhibit 99.1, is not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”) as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of the general incorporation language of such filing, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
99.1 News release issued on September 16, 2015 disclosing the upcoming retirement of
Mary Todd Peterson.
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: September 16, 2015
By: /s/ Frank B. O’Neil
Frank B. O’Neil
Senior Vice President