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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On December 16, 2021, AbbVie Inc. amended and restated the AbbVie Performance Incentive Plan, as amended and restated, the AbbVie Supplemental Executive Retirement Plan, as amended and restated, and the AbbVie Supplemental Savings Plan, as amended and restated (collectively, the “Plans”), to provide eligibility under the Plans and/or Exhibit A to the Plans, as applicable, to AbbVie employees who were participants in the AbbVie Pension Plan as of January 1, 2013 and designated as “officers” under Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 prior to January 1, 2018.
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.
|Date:||December 17, 2021||By:||/s/ Timothy J. Richmond|
|Timothy J. Richmond|
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