Toreador Resources 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) May 18, 2011
Toreador Resources Corporation
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
+33 1 47 03 34 24
(Registrants telephone number including area code)
(Former name and 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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On May 18, 2011, Toreador Energy France S.C.S. (TEF), an indirect subsidiary of Toreador Resources Corporation (the Company), entered into an Amendment Agreement (the Amendment) with Hess Oil France S.A.S, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hess Corporation (Hess), amending that certain Investment Agreement, dated May 10, 2010, by and between TEF and Hess (the Agreement). The Amendment extends the Phase 1 Completion Deadline, as defined under the Agreement, by 18 months. The foregoing description is qualified in its entirety by the full text of the Amendment attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and incorporated by reference herein.
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.