SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) May 14, 2004
THE CHUBB CORPORATION
|(State or other jurisdiction of
|15 Mountain View Road, P.O. Box 1615, Warren, New Jersey||07061-1615|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (908) 903-2000
|Item 9. Regulation FD Disclosure.|
Item 9. Regulation FD Disclosure.
The following information is furnished pursuant to this Item 9 of Form 8-K.
The Chubb Institute. On May 14, 2004, a subsidiary of The Chubb Corporation entered into an agreement to sell the ownership of The Chubb Institute, Inc., which operates a post-secondary educational institution with multiple locations providing diploma and/or degree programs in the fields of information technology, medical administration, multimedia design and paralegal and legal administration. Closing of the sale is subject to customary conditions, including satisfactory receipt of regulatory approvals. The closing, which is expected to occur later this year, will have an immaterial effect on Chubbs results and has no effect on Chubbs earnings guidance.
Chubb to Comply with Subpoena Regarding Broker Compensation. On May 14, 2004, Chubb received from the Office of the Attorney General of the State of New York a subpoena seeking information regarding certain compensation agreements between insurance brokers and Chubbs insurance companies. Chubb intends to cooperate fully with the inquiry.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|THE CHUBB CORPORATION|
Date: May 21, 2004
|By:||/s/ Joanne L. Bober|
|Name:||Joanne L. Bober|
|Title:||Senior Vice-President and General Counsel|