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 21, 2007|
LAIDLAW INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|55 Shuman Blvd. Suite 400, Naperville, Illinois||60563|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||(630) 848-3000|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 21, 2007, Laidlaw International, Inc. issued a press release which announced, among other things, that it would hold a special meeting of stockholders on April 20, 2007 to vote on the previously announced merger with FirstGroup Acquisition Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of FirstGroup plc. A copy of the press release is furnished as part of this current report on Form 8-K as exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein in its entirity by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit number 99.1 - Press Release dated March 21, 2007
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.
|LAIDLAW INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
|March 21, 2007||By:||
Jeffrey W. Sanders
|Name: Jeffrey W. Sanders|
|Title: Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|
|Press Release dated March 21, 2007|