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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

 

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 30, 2020

 

KANDI TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware   001-33997   90-0363723
(State of Incorporation)   (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification)

 

Jinhua City Industrial Zone
Jinhua, Zhejiang Province
People’s Republic of China
Post Code 321016

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(86-579) 8223-9700
Registrant’s 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):

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
   
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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   KNDI   NASDAQ Global Select Market

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 

On December 30, 2020, Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019 (the “Annual Meeting”). Holders of 38,074,140 shares of the Company’s common stock were present in person or by proxy at the Annual Meeting, representing 70.34% of the total outstanding shares of common stock and therefore constituting a quorum of more than a majority of the shares outstanding and entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting as of the record date of November 9, 2020. The final voting result for each matter submitted to a vote of shareholders at the meeting are as follows:

 

Proposal 1: Election of Directors 

 

The following seven individuals were elected as the Board of Directors of the Company to serve as directors until the next Annual Meeting of Shareholders or until their successors have been duly elected and qualified. No broker Non-votes are counted.

 

    FOR     WITHHELD  
HU XIAOMING     18,638,474       221,775  
SUN CHENMING     18,546,231       314,018  
WANG LIN     18,643,102       217,147  
CHEN LIMING     18,667,305       192,944  
LIN YI     18,651,901       208,348  
JERRY LEWIN     18,465,359       394,890  
HENRY YU     18,636,550       223,699  

 

Proposal 2: Ratification of the appointment of Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk LLP as Independent Auditor

 

The shareholders ratified the appointment of Marcum Bernstein & Pinchuk LLP as the Company’s independent auditor for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.

 

    FOR     AGAINST     ABSTAIN  
TOTAL SHARES VOTED     37,394,503       391,298       288,339  

 

Proposal 3: Advisory Vote on Compensation of Named Executive Officers

 

The shareholders approved, on an advisory, non-binding basis, the compensation of our named executive officers. No broker Non-votes are counted.

 

    FOR     AGAINST     ABSTAIN  
TOTAL SHARES VOTED     18,434,876       213,743       211,630  

 

Proposal 4: Advisory Vote on the Frequency of Future Advisory Votes on the Compensation of Named Executive Officers

 

The shareholders approved, on an advisory, non-binding basis, frequency of future advisory votes on the compensation of our named executive officers to be one year. No broker Non-votes are counted.

 

    1 YEAR     2 YEARS     3 YEARS     ABSTAIN  
TOTAL SHARES VOTED     18,510,603       92,371       190,310       66,965  

 

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SIGNATURE

 

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.

 

  KANDI TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC. 
   
Date: December 31, 2020 By: /s/ Hu Xiaoming
  Name:  Hu Xiaoming
  Title: Chief Executive Officer

 

 

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