National Fuel Gas Company 8-K 2009
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National Fuel Gas Company
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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 September 17, 2009, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of National Fuel Gas Company (the "Company") awarded Matthew D. Cabell 35,000 shares of restricted stock of the Company under the Company’s 1997 Award and Option Plan (the "Plan"). Mr. Cabell is President of Seneca Resources Corporation, the Company’s natural gas and oil exploration and production subsidiary.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.