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)
|August 24, 2004|
THE CHUBB CORPORATION
|(State or other
jurisdiction of incorporation)
15 Mountain View Road, P.O. Box 1615, Warren, New Jersey
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code
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):
|o||Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)|
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|Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.|
|Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|EX-99.1: PRESS RELEASE|
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 24, 2004, The Chubb Corporation issued a press release relating to the impact of Hurricane Charley. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release dated August 24, 2004 (furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K)|
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: August 25, 2004||By:||/s/ Henry B. Schram|
|Name:||Henry B. Schram|
|Title:||Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer|