SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Old Republic International Corporation
(NAME OF ISSUER)
Common Stock, $1.00 Par Value
(TITLE OF CLASS OF SECURITIES)
December 31, 2019
(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)
Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:
x Rule 13d-1(b)
¨ Rule 13d-1(c)
¨ Rule 13d-1(d)
*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.
The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).
CUSIP NO. 680223-104
1. NAME OF REPORTING PERSON
Old Republic International Corporation Employees Savings and Stock Ownership Plan.
2. CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
3. SEC USE ONLY
4. CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
5. SOLE VOTING POWER NUMBER OF SHARES
6. SHARED VOTING POWER BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
7. SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER WITH EACH REPORTING PERSON
8. SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER WITH EACH REPORTING PERSON
9. AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
10. CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES
11. PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW 9
12. TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON
The filing of this Statement on Schedule 13G is made for the Old Republic International Corporation Employees Savings and Stock Ownership Plan voluntarily and does not constitute and should not be construed as, an admission that the Plan beneficially owns any securities covered by this Statement or is required to file this Statement. In this connection, the Plan disclaims beneficial ownership for the securities covered by this Statement.
Item 1(a) NAME OF ISSUER:
The name of the issuer is Old Republic International Corporation (the “Issuer”).
Item 1(b) ADDRESS OF ISSUER’S PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES:
The address of the principal executive offices of the Issuer is 307 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60601.
Item 2(a) NAME OF PERSON FILING:
Old Republic International Corporation Savings and Stock Ownership Plan.
Item 2(b) ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL BUSINESS OFFICE:
307 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60601
Item 2(c) CITIZENSHIP:
Item 2(d) TITLE OF CLASS OF SECURITIES:
The class of equity securities to which the Statement relates is the Common Stock of the Issuer.
Item 2(e) CUSIP NUMBER:
The CUSIP number of the Common Stock is 680223-104
This statement is being filed pursuant to §240.13d-1(b). THE PERSON FILING THIS STATEMENT IS A:
[f] [x] Employee Benefit Plan, Pension Fund which is subject to the provisions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) or Endowment Fund.
Item 4 OWNERSHIP
(a) Amount Beneficially Owned: 14,823,811
(b) Percent of Class: 4.9%
(c) Number of shares as to which such person has:
(i) sole power to vote or to direct the vote:
(ii) shared power to vote or to direct the vote: