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 16, 2017
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Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
On November 16, 2017, NIKE, Inc.’s (the “Company”) Board of Directors approved amendments to the Company’s Fourth Restated Bylaws (the “Bylaws”), effective November 16, 2017, including Section 1, Article 4, Committees of the Board of Directors, to remove references to specific committees and permit the Board of Directors to designate an Executive Committee, as well as one or more additional committees, each of which shall have the power and authority of the Board of Directors to the extent provided for in the charters for each committee, as adopted by the Board of Directors. These amendments allow for flexibility to implement evolving governance best practices. Effective as of November 16, 2017, the Company has designated the following committees: an Executive Committee; an Audit & Finance Committee; a Corporate Responsibility, Sustainability & Governance Committee; and a Compensation Committee.
The foregoing description of the amendments to the Bylaws does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Bylaws, as amended, that are attached hereto as Exhibit 3.2 and incorporated by reference herein.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
3.2 NIKE, Inc. Fifth Restated Bylaws
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: November 17, 2017
/s/ Andrew Campion
Chief Financial Officer