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): June 28, 2016
CVB FINANCIAL CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
|701 North Haven Avenue, Ontario, California||91764|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (909) 980-4030
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
On June 28, 2016, CVB Financial Corp. (CVB) entered into indemnification agreements (each, an Indemnification Agreement), on behalf of itself and its subsidiaries, including CVBs principal banking subsidiary, Citizens Business Bank (CBB and together with CVB, the Company), with each of the Companys seven directors and three of the Companys named executive officers, David A. Brager, David C. Harvey and E. Allen Nicholson (each, an Indemnitee). The Indemnification Agreements supersede any prior indemnification agreements in effect between each Indemnitee and the Company. The Indemnification Agreements provide the Indemnitees with, among other things, indemnification against liabilities relating to their respective services as directors and officers of the Company and the advancement of expenses under certain circumstances. The Indemnification Agreements also require the Company to use its reasonable best efforts to purchase and maintain one or more policies of directors and officers liability insurance to cover liabilities asserted against, or incurred by, the Indemnitees. The foregoing summary of the Indemnification Agreements does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the form of the Companys Indemnification Agreement, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
The Exhibit List called for by this Item is incorporated by reference to the Exhibit Index filed as part of this Report.
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.
CVB FINANCIAL CORP.
Date: June 29, 2016
/s/ Richard H. Wohl
Richard H. Wohl
Executive Vice President, General Counsel
|10.1||Form of CVB Financial Corp. Indemnification Agreement|