Search the web
Welcome, Guest
[Sign Out, My Account]
EDGAR_Online

Quotes & Info
Enter Symbol(s):
e.g. YHOO, ^DJI
Symbol Lookup | Financial Search
WLFC > SEC Filings for WLFC > Form 8-K on 20-Jun-2013All Recent SEC Filings

Show all filings for WILLIS LEASE FINANCE CORP

Form 8-K for WILLIS LEASE FINANCE CORP


20-Jun-2013

Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financ


Item 1.01 Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement.

The Registrant entered into an Employment Agreement, effective as of April 1, 2013, with Dean M. Poulakidas, its Senior Vice President and General Counsel, providing for his employment in such capacity for two years ending March 31, 2015 and renewing annually thereafter until either party gives written notice of non-renewal at least six months prior to the end of the last applicable employment year. The Employment Agreement is attached as Exhibit 10.23 to this Form 8-K.



Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

As previously disclosed, the Company entered into the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement dated as of November 18, 2011 (as amended from time to time, the "Credit Agreement") among the Company, as borrower, Union Bank, N.A., as Administrative Agent and Security Agent, and the various lenders party to the Credit Agreement.

The terms of the Credit Agreement allow the Company from time to time to request an increase of the revolving commitment up to an aggregate amount of $450 million (the "Accordion"). Effective as of June 18, 2013, the Company exercised the Accordion to increase the aggregate commitments under its revolving credit facility by an additional $20 million. As a result of the Company's exercise, borrowing capacity under the Credit Agreement increased from $430 million to the full $450 million available under the Credit Agreement.

Additionally, the Company entered into an amendment to the Credit Agreement effective as of June 18, 2013 pursuant to which certain financial and other covenants and definitions related thereto were amended, including an increase of the maximum permitted consolidated leverage ratio and an increase of the required minimum consolidated fixed charge coverage ratio. All other terms of the Credit Agreement remain unchanged.



Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure

On June 19, 2013, the Company issued a news release in connection with the matters described above. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.



Item 9.01 Financial Statements & Exhibits

The Company hereby furnishes the following exhibits pursuant to Item 7.01, "Regulation FD Disclosure" and Item 1.01, "Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement."

Exhibit No.                                 Description
10.23         Employment Agreement between the Company and Dean M. Poulakidas dated
              March 31, 2013.
99.1          Press Release issued June 19, 2013


  Add WLFC to Portfolio     Set Alert         Email to a Friend  
Get SEC Filings for Another Symbol: Symbol Lookup
Quotes & Info for WLFC - All Recent SEC Filings
Copyright © 2014 Yahoo! Inc. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy - Terms of Service
SEC Filing data and information provided by EDGAR Online, Inc. (1-800-416-6651). All information provided "as is" for informational purposes only, not intended for trading purposes or advice. Neither Yahoo! nor any of independent providers is liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein. By accessing the Yahoo! site, you agree not to redistribute the information found therein.