Barnwell Industries 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) March 7, 2011
BARNWELL INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
1100 Alakea Street, Suite 2900
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(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:
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
In its Current Report on Form 8-K reporting on an event that occurred March 7, 2011, Barnwell Industries, Inc. (“Barnwell”) reported the results of its annual meeting of stockholders held March 7, 2011. In such 8-K Barnwell reported with respect to the advisory vote on the frequency of stockholders voting upon executive compensation, that in excess of 80% of the votes cast approved the proposal that stockholders vote on an advisory basis once every three years to approve executive compensation. At a meeting of the Board of Directors, the Board considered the results of the vote and after due deliberation determined to follow the decision of the majority vote and to hold an advisory vote on the approval of executive compensation once every three years.
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: May 11, 2011