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Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 15, 2022
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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.
The Board of Directors (the "Board") of comScore, Inc. (the "Company") previously approved, subject to stockholder approval, an amendment to the comScore, Inc. Amended and Restated 2018 Equity and Incentive Compensation Plan (the "Plan") to increase the number of shares of Company common stock available for grant under the Plan by 7,600,000. After taking into account this increase and subject to adjustment as provided for in the Plan, the total number of shares of Company common stock available for issuance under the Plan (including as awards of incentive stock options) is 27,850,000, including awards made prior to the amendment. The Company's stockholders approved the amendment at the Company's 2022 annual meeting of stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") held on June 15, 2022, and the amendment became effective as of such date. A detailed summary of the material terms of the Plan, as amended, appears under the caption "Proposal No. 4 – Approval of an Amendment to the comScore, Inc. 2018 Equity and Incentive Compensation Plan (as Amended and Restated Effective as of July 9, 2020)" in the Company's proxy statement for the Annual Meeting filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 29, 2022, which description is incorporated by reference herein.
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Annual Meeting was held on June 15, 2022. The results of voting on the proposals submitted to a vote of the Company's stockholders at the Annual Meeting are set forth below. These results include votes cast by holders of the Company's common stock and the Company's Series B Convertible Preferred Stock on an as-converted basis.
Proposal No. 1
Three Class III directors were elected to serve for terms expiring at the Company's 2025 annual meeting of stockholders, to hold office until their respective successors have been duly elected and qualified. The election results were as follows:
Proposal No. 2
The compensation of the Company's named executive officers was approved, on a non-binding advisory basis, as follows:
Proposal No. 3
The appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022 was ratified as follows:
Proposal No. 4
The amendment to the Plan was approved as follows:
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.
|By:||/s/ Jonathan Carpenter|
|Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|
Date: June 17, 2022