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 24, 2014 (March 20, 2014)
Warner Music Group Corp.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, New York||10019|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 275-2000
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
The Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Warner Music Group Corp. (the Company), Brian Roberts, has decided that he will be leaving the Company in order to take on new opportunities. He is currently expected to remain in his role until the end of the Companys fiscal year in order to oversee the completion of key projects and ensure a smooth transition once a replacement is found.
Forward Looking Statements
This communication includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, that reflect the current views of Warner Music Group Corp. about future events and financial performance. Words such as estimates, expects, anticipates, projects, plans, intends, believes, forecasts and variations of such words or similar expressions that predict or indicate future events or trends, or that do not relate to historical matters, identify forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements are made as of today, and we disclaim any duty to update such statements. Our expectations, beliefs and projections are expressed in good faith and we believe there is a reasonable basis for them. However, we cannot assure you that managements expectations, beliefs and projections will result or be achieved. Investors should not rely on forward-looking statements because they are subject to a variety of risks, uncertainties, and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our expectations. Please refer to our Form 10-K, Form 10-Qs and our other filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission concerning factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in our forward-looking statements
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.
|WARNER MUSIC GROUP CORP.|
|Paul M. Robinson|
|Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|
Date: March 24, 2014