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):||February 27, 2012|
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission||(I.R.S. Employer|
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|701 Lima Avenue, Findlay, Ohio||45840|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
|Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:||419-423-1321|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On February 27, 2012, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, a Delaware Corporation (the "Company"), announced the United Steelworkers of America Local 207L has ratified a new five-year contract. A copy of the news release issued by the Company is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 News release dated February 27, 2012
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.
|Cooper Tire & Rubber Company|
|February 27, 2012||By:||/s/Jack Jay McCracken|
|Name: Jack Jay McCracken|
|Title: Assistant Secretary|
|99.1||Press release dated February 27, 2012|