Current Report


UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

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FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): December 2, 2013

NIC INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware

000-26621

52-2077581

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation

or organization)

(Commission

File Number)

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


25501 West Valley Parkway, Suite 300
Olathe, Kansas 66061
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(877) 234-3468
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

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:

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

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Item 8.01   Other Events.

On December 2, 2013, a federal jury of seven persons in Kansas City, Kansas, cleared Stephen M. Kovzan, the Chief Financial Officer of NIC Inc., of any liability in connection with all alleged violations of certain provisions of the federal securities laws in connection with the previously disclosed SEC civil matter.


SIGNATURES

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.

NIC Inc.

 

Date: December 2, 2013

/s/ William F. Bradley, Jr.

William F. Bradley, Jr.

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative

Officer, General Counsel and Secretary