UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
 
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): January 31, 2018
 
GLOBAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
New Jersey
 
000-26361
 
22-3392051
(State or other jurisdiction
 
(Commission
 
(IRS Employer
of incorporation)
 
File Number)
 
Identification No.)
 
777 South Flagler Drive, Suite 800 West
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (775) 443-4740
 
N/A
(Former name or former address, 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:
 
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Item 8.01. Other Events
 
On January 31, 2018, Global Digital Solutions, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that it has initiated a lawsuit for damages against Grupo Rontan Metalurgica, S.A., Joao Alberto Bolzan, and Jose Carlos Bolzan. The lawsuit asserts the improper termination of a Share Purchase and Sale Agreement. The full text of the Company’s press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
 
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
 
Exhibit 99.1 – Press Release dated January 31, 2018
 
 
 
 
 
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SIGNATURE
 
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.
 
Dated: February 1, 2018
 
 
 
GLOBAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS, INC.
 
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ William Delgado
 
 
Name: William Delgado
 
 
Title: Chief Executive Officer
 
 
 
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