SEC FORM 4 SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Appleton William

(Last) (First) (Middle)
312 WALNUT STREET, 28TH FL.

(Street)
CINCINNATI OH 45202

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
E.W. SCRIPPS Co [ SSP ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
EVP and General Counsel
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
03/19/2019
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Class A Common Shares, $.01 par value per share 137,531 D
Common Voting Shares, $.01 par value per share 0 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units (1) 03/19/2019 J 17,579 03/01/2020 03/01/2023 Restricted Stock Units 17,579 $0.00 17,579(1) D
Restricted Stock Units (2) 03/09/2017 03/09/2020 Restricted Stock Units 3,602 3,602(2) D
Restricted Stock Units (3) 03/01/2018 03/01/2021 Restricted Stock Units 10,868 10,868(3) D
Restricted Stock Units (4) 03/01/2019 03/01/2022 Restricted Stock Units 27,728 27,728(4) D
Explanation of Responses:
1. This restricted stock unit award will vest in equal parts in 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023. Upon vesting, each restricted stock unit will convert into one Class A Common Share of the Company.
2. This restricted stock unit award will vest in 2020. Upon vesting, each restricted stock unit will convert into one Class A Common Share of the Company.
3. This restricted stock unit award will vest in equal parts in 2020 and 2021. Upon vesting, each restricted stock unit will convert into one Class A Common Share of the Company.
4. This restricted stock unit award will vest in equal parts in 2020, 2021 and 2022. Upon vesting, each restricted stock unit will convert into one Class A Common Share of the Company.
Remarks:
/s/ William Appleton 03/21/2019
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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