should be this week. Here is an excerpt from the press release:
The Company expects to close such transaction on or soon after March 12, 2013, subject to obtaining stockholder approval of the transaction at the Company’s 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held on March 12, 2013, and the satisfaction of other enumerated closing conditions.
ModusLink Global Solutions™ Inc. (MLNK) today announced the certified voting results for ModusLink’s 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) held on March 12, 2013.
At the Annual Meeting, ModusLink stockholders voted to elect Warren G. Lichtenstein and Glen M. Kassan to the ModusLink Board of Directors as Class I directors.
In addition, ModusLink stockholders voted to approve the investment by Steel Partners Holdings L.P. (NYSE: SPLP, “Steel Holdings”), and the Company announced that the investment has been consummated. Under the previously announced Investment Agreement, Steel Holdings has purchased 7.5 million newly issued shares of common stock at a price of $4.00 per share, representing a cash investment in the Company, before fees and expenses, of $30 million. In addition, as part of the transaction, the Company has issued Steel Holdings warrants to acquire 2.0 million shares at an exercise price of $5.00 per share and Steel Holdings, together with certain affiliates, is allowed to purchase up to approximately 1.4 million shares of ModusLink’s outstanding common stock, subject to proportionate adjustment.