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 20, 2007|
LAIDLAW INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|55 Shuman Blvd. Suite 400, Naperville, Illinois||60563|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||(630) 848-3000|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On April 20, 2007, Laidlaw International, Inc. issued a press release announcing that its stockholders have approved the merger with FirstGroup plc at a Special Meeting and that FirstGroup announced its shareholders passed resolutions to approve, among other things, the acquisition of Laidlaw. A copy of this press is furnished as part of this current report on Form 8-K as exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein in its entirety by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit number 99.1 - Press Release dated April 20, 2007
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.
|LAIDLAW INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
|April 20, 2007||By:||
Jeffrey W. Sanders
|Name: Jeffrey W. Sanders|
|Title: Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|
|Press Release dated April 20, 2007|