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):||March 30, 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 March 30, 2007, Laidlaw International, Inc. announced that in connection with Laidlaw’s proposed merger with FirstGroup plc, First Group re-filed its notification report under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 to provide additional time for the DOJ to complete its assessment of the proposed transaction. A copy of the press release 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 March 30, 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.|
|March 30, 2007||By:||
Jeffrey W. Sanders
|Name: Jeffrey W. Sanders|
|Title: Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|
|Press Release dated March 30, 2007|