SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 14, 2012
CBL & ASSOCIATES PROPERTIES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
Suite 500, 2030 Hamilton Place Blvd., Chattanooga, TN 37421
(Address of principal executive office, including zip code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(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 simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired
Pro Forma Financial Information
(c) Shell Company Transactions
The following Exhibit is incorporated by reference into Registration Statement No. 333-182515 on Form S-3 filed by CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (the “Company”) with the Securities and Exchange Commission as exhibits thereto and are filed as part of this Report:
Opinion of Husch Blackwell LLP as to the legality of registered securities.
Consent of Husch Blackwell LLP (included in Exhibit 5.5).
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.
CBL& ASSOCIATES PROPERTIES, INC.
/s/ Farzana K. Mitchell
Farzana K. Mitchell
Executive Vice President -
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Date: December 14, 2012