SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant To Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 16, 2013
GENIUS BRANDS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
Incorporation or organization)
3111 Camino Del Rio North, Suite 400
San Diego, CA
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Commission File Number)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (858) 450-2900
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Harvey J. Kesner, Esq.
Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP
61 Broadway, 32 nd Floor
New York, New York 10006
Phone: (212) 930-9700
Fax: (212) 930-9725
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
On October 16, 2013, Genius Brands International, Inc. (the “Company”) filed a certificate of amendment to its Articles of Incorporation with the Secretary of State of the State of Nevada to increase the number of shares of authorized common stock, $0.001 par value per share, to Seven Hundred Million (700,000,000) shares from Two Hundred and Fifty Million (250,000,000) shares.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) The following exhibits are filed with this report.
Certificate of Amendment to Articles of Incorporation
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.
|GENIUS BRANDS INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
|Date: October 17, 2013||By: /s/ Klaus Moeller|
|Name: Klaus Moeller|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|