SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) June 8, 2021
URBAN OUTFITTERS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
|5000 South Broad St., Philadelphia, PA||19112-1495|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (215) 454-5500
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Title of each class
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|Common Shares, par value $.0001 per share||URBN||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 8, 2021, Urban Outfitters, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s shareholders (i) elected each of the Company’s ten nominees for director to serve a term expiring at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders in 2022, (ii) ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2022 and (iii) approved, in an advisory, non-binding vote, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers. The results of the voting on the proposals presented at the Annual Meeting were as follows:
1. Proposal No. 1: Election of Directors.
Edward N. Antoian
Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
Harry S. Cherken, Jr.
Margaret A. Hayne
Richard A. Hayne
Elizabeth Ann Lambert
Amin N. Maredia
Todd R. Morgenfeld
John C. Mulliken
2. Proposal No. 2: Ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for Fiscal Year 2022.
3. Proposal No. 3: Advisory, non-binding vote to approve executive compensation.
Following the Annual Meeting, the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) reconstituted the membership of its Nominating and Governance Committee, decreasing membership from four to three to eliminate the vacancy created as a result of a Board member’s resignation from the committee. The following table reflects the new Board positions:
Chairman of the Board
Lead Independent Director
Compensation and Leadership Development
Nominating and Governance
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.
|URBAN OUTFITTERS, INC.|
|Date: June 14, 2021||By:|
/s/ Melanie Marein-Efron
|Chief Financial Officer|