UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 9, 2012

 

 

MERCURY GENERAL CORPORATION

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

 

California   001-12257   95-221-1612

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

4484 Wilshire Boulevard

Los Angeles, California 90010

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

 

 

(323) 937-1060

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

 

Not applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

Mercury General Corporation held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 9, 2012. The only matter voted upon at the meeting was the election of all nine directors. The votes cast with respect to the election of directors were as follows:

Election of Directors:

 

Nominee

   Number of Shares
Voted For
     Number of Shares
Withheld
 

Bruce A. Bunner

     48,958,165         561,959   

Michael D. Curtius

     48,852,117         668,007   

Christopher Graves

     48,873,121         647,003   

Richard E. Grayson

     48,937,525         582,599   

George Joseph

     48,850,621         669,503   

Martha E. Marcon

     46,921,432         2,598,692   

Donald. P. Newell

     48,672,845         847,279   

Donald R. Spuehler

     48,672,062         848,062   

Gabriel Tirador

     48,874,823         645,301   

 

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SIGNATURES

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: May 9, 2012     MERCURY GENERAL CORPORATION
    By:  

/s/ T HEODORE S TALICK

    Name:   Theodore Stalick
    Its:   Chief Financial Officer

 

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