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): January 7, 2010
HALIFAX CORPORATION OF VIRGINIA
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (703) 658-2400
Former name, former address, and former fiscal year, if changed since last report
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 8.01 Other Events
On January 7, 2010, Halifax Corporation of Virginia (the Company) issued a press release announcing the Companys entry into a definitive merger agreement, under which the Company would be acquired by Global Iron Holdings, LLC, a privately held company, for $1.20 per share in cash. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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.