Transmeridian Exploration 8-K 2009
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): February 23, 2009 (February 17, 2009)
TRANSMERIDIAN EXPLORATION INCORPORATED
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (713) 458-1100
(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:
(b) On February 17, 2009, Earl W. McNiel, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Transmeridian Exploration Incorporated (the Company), resigned from his position as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company and from all positions with the Companys subsidiaries. Mr. McNiels resignation is effective as of February 17, 2009. In connection with his resignation, Mr. McNiel has agreed to provide consulting services as requested by the Company for up to four months following his resignation and the Company has agreed to compensate Mr. McNiel for such consulting services, subject to certain conditions, at his current rate of pay during such period of time.
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.