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): February 11, 2022
|BLINK CHARGING CO.|
|(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)|
(State or other jurisdiction
605 Lincoln Road, 5th Floor
Miami Beach, Florida
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (305) 521-0200
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)|
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common Stock||BLNK||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Common Stock Purchase Warrants||BLNKW||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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CURRENT REPORT ON FORM 8-K
Blink Charging Co.
February 11, 2022
|Item 8.01.||Other Events.|
On January 25, 2022, the Eighth Judicial District Court for Clark County, Nevada (the “Court”) entered an order providing for preliminary approval of a settlement (the “Settlement”) in connection with a shareholder derivative action captioned Mark Wolery, derivatively on behalf of Blink Charging Co. v. Louis R. Buffalino et al., Case No. A-21-829395-C. In its order, the Court also approved the form of notice relating to the Settlement, and set a hearing date of April 12, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. PST to consider whether to grant final approval of the Settlement.
As required by the Court’s order, a copy of the Notice of Proposed Settlement of Derivative Action (the “Notice”) is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference. The procedure for filing a stockholder objection to the settlement is set forth in the Notice, and any description of the Notice set forth herein is qualified in its entirety by the attached exhibit.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Notice of Proposed Settlement of Derivative Action.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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.
|BLINK CHARGING CO.|
|Dated: February 11, 2022||By:||/s/ Michael D. Farkas|
|Name:||Michael D. Farkas|
|Title:||Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|