WWE Adjourns Annual Meeting For A Third Time Due To COVID-19 Concerns
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The Coronavirus pandemic has once again forced WWE to adjourn its annual meeting. WWE released the following official statement regarding the matter:
WWE® to Adjourn Annual Meeting for Third Time Due to COVID-19 Concerns
STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: WWE) today announced that for a third time it intends to convene and then immediately adjourn, its scheduled June 11, 2020, Annual Meeting of Stockholders until July 9, 2020, due to ongoing COVID-19 health concerns. Such date was chosen in order to conform with the Delaware General Corporation law relating to adjournments, however, the July 9th meeting may again be adjourned to a later date. To ensure the health and safety of its employees, stockholders, and others who attend the Annual Meeting, the Company will continue to carefully monitor the situation as such date approaches. The record date will remain February 20, 2020. Stockholders should comply with applicable restrictions and not attend the Annual Meeting on June 11. The Company will keep its stockholders apprised of all updates relating to the annual meeting as they become available.
WWE, a publicly-traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The Company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. WWE is committed to family-friendly entertainment on its television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing platforms. WWE’s TV-PG, family-friendly programming can be seen in more than 800 million homes worldwide in 28 languages. WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 over-the-top premium network that includes all live pay-per-views, scheduled programming, and a massive video-on-demand library, is currently available in more than 180 countries. The Company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Dubai, Munich and Tokyo.
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During a recent media call, Triple H said that WWE is looking into all options when it comes to fans returning to venues. You can listen to the full call at this link.
WWE Adjourns Annual Meeting For A Third Time Due To COVID-19