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): June 25, 2021 (June 22, 2021)
WAITR HOLDINGS INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
214 Jefferson Street, Suite 200
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (337) 534-6881
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, Par Value $0.0001 Per Share
The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On June 22, 2021, Waitr Holdings Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a License, Release and Settlement Agreement (the “Settlement”) to settle all claims in the litigation captioned Waiter.com, Inc. v. Waitr Holdings Inc. and Waitr Inc., Civil Action No. 2:16-cv-01041, filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana. Pursuant to the Settlement, the Company agreed, among other things, to pay the plaintiff $4.7 million in cash.
The foregoing description of the Settlement does not purport to be complete and is subject to, and qualified in its entirety by, the full text of the Settlement, which will be filed as an exhibit to the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2021.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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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.
WAITR HOLDINGS INC.
Date: June 25, 2021
/s/ Thomas C. Pritchard
Name: Thomas C. Pritchard
Title: General Counsel