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): November 13, 2012
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Greensboro, North Carolina 24708-7018
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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:
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 13, 2012, Lorillard, Inc. (Lorillard or the Company) issued a press release announcing that its Board of Directors has declared a three-for-one stock split of Lorillard common stock. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K (Form 8-K).
In addition, the Company will be participating in the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference in New York, New York on November 13, 2012, from 2:10 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Eastern Time. The presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet under the Investor Relations section of the Companys website at www.lorillard.com. A copy of the slide presentation for the conference is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Form 8-K.
The information under Item 7.01 and in Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 in this Form 8-K are being furnished and shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into a filing under the Securities Act of 1933, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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: November 13, 2012