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): April 27, 2023
LGI HOMES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
|1450 Lake Robbins Drive, ||Suite 430,||The Woodlands,||Texas||77380|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:|
|Title of each class||Trading symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||LGIH||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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 5.03. Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
Effective April 28, 2023, LGI Homes, Inc. (the “Company”) amended the Certificate of Incorporation of the Company (the “Certificate of Incorporation”) to provide for exculpation of certain officers of the Company from personal liability under certain circumstances as permitted by Delaware law (the “Amendment”). Exculpation is only permitted for direct claims (as opposed to derivative claims made by stockholders on behalf of the Company) and does not apply to breaches of the duty of loyalty, acts or omissions not in good faith or that involve intentional misconduct or a knowing violation of law, or any transaction in which the officer derived an improper personal benefit. The Amendment was approved by the Board of Directors and stockholders of the Company and was effected through the filing of a Certificate of Amendment of Certificate of Incorporation of the Company (the “Certificate of Amendment”) with the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware. The description of the Amendment set forth above is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Certificate of Amendment, a copy of which is filed as Exhibit 3.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
At the annual meeting of stockholders of LGI Homes, Inc. (the “Company”) held on April 27, 2023, the matters voted upon and the number of votes cast for or against, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes as to such matters, were as stated below. The proposals related to each matter are described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the annual meeting, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 17, 2023.
Election of Directors (Item 1)
The following nominees for director were elected to serve one-year terms expiring at the Company’s 2024 annual meeting of stockholders:
Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm (Item 2)
The appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2023 was ratified:
Advisory Vote to Approve the Compensation Paid to the Named Executive Officers for 2022 (Item 3)
The advisory vote on the compensation paid to the named executive officers for 2022 was approved:
Advisory Vote to Amend the Certificate of Incorporation for Exculpation of Officers (Item 4)
The advisory vote on the certificate of incorporation for exculpation of officers for 2022 was approved:
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
|Dated: May 1, 2023|
|LGI HOMES, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Eric Lipar|
|Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board|
CERTIFICATE OF AMENDMENT
CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION
LGI HOMES, INC.
LGI Homes, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Corporation”), certifies as follows:
1.The heading of Article X of the Certificate of Incorporation of the Corporation is hereby amended to read in its entirety as follows:
LIABILITY OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS
2.Section 10.01 of the Certificate of Incorporation of the Corporation is hereby amended to read in its entirety as follows:
Section 10.01 Personal Liability. No director or officer of the Corporation shall be personally liable to the Corporation or any of its stockholders for monetary damages for breach of fiduciary duty as a director or officer of the Corporation, as applicable; provided, however, that this Section 10.01 shall not eliminate or limit the liability of (a) a director or officer for any breach of such director’s or officer’s duty of loyalty to the Corporation or its stockholders, (b) a director or officer for acts or omissions not in good faith or which involve intentional misconduct or a knowing violation of law, (c) a director under Section 174 of the DGCL, as the same exists or as such provision may hereafter be amended, supplemented or replaced, (d) a director or officer for any transactions from which such director or officer derived an improper personal benefit, or (e) an officer in any action by or in the right of the Corporation. If the DGCL is amended after the approval by the stockholders of this Section 10.01 to authorize corporate action further eliminating or limiting the personal liability of directors or officers, then the liability of a director or officer of the Corporation, in addition to the limitation on personal liability provided herein, shall be limited to the fullest extent permitted by such law, as so amended.
3.Section 10.05 of the Certificate of Incorporation of the Corporation is hereby amended to read in its entirety as follows:
Section 10.05 Applicability. Neither the amendment, repeal or elimination of this Article X, nor the adoption of any provision of this Certificate of Incorporation or the Bylaws of the Corporation, nor, to the fullest extent permitted by the DGCL, any modification of law, shall affect the application of this Article X in respect of any acts or omissions of a director or officer occurring prior to such amendment, repeal, elimination, adoption or modification.
Any vested rights to indemnification or advancement hereunder may not be amended or otherwise modified or limited without the express written consent of the affected director or officer.
4.The foregoing amendment to the Certificate of Incorporation of the Corporation was duly adopted in accordance with the provisions of Section 242 of the Delaware General Corporation Law.
[Signature page follows]
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Corporation has caused this Certificate of Amendment to be signed by its duly authorized officer on the date set forth below.
LGI HOMES, INC.
|/s/ Scott J. Garber|
|Scott J. Garber|
|General Counsel and Corporate Secretary|
Signature Page to Certificate of Amendment of Certificate of Incorporation of
LGI Homes, Inc.