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) March 20, 2019
W&T Offshore, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Commission File Number)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
Nine Greenway Plaza, Suite 300
Houston, Texas 77046
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 5.03|| |
Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
(a) On March 20, 2019, the directors of W&T Offshore, Inc. (the Company) unanimously approved and adopted the Second Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company (the Bylaws), which incorporate amendments to the Amended and Restated Bylaws to (i) revise Article VII Capital Stock to provide for the issuance, maintenance and transfer of the Companys outstanding capital stock in uncertificated form, on records maintained by the Company or its designated transfer agent, in addition to certificated form, (ii) delete from Section 8 Proxies as unnecessary, a requirement of filing with the Company prior to its execution any proposed shareholder action to be taken by written consent, as such written shareholder consents are not, and have not been, permitted under the Companys Articles of Incorporation, as amended, and (iii) replace statutory references to the Texas Business Corporations Act (TBCA) throughout the Bylaws with references to the Texas Business Organizations Code, which has replaced the TBCA.
A copy of the Second Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company are filed as Exhibit 3.1 of this report and are incorporated by reference into this Item 5.03.
|Item 9.01|| |
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|3.1||Second Amended and Restated Bylaws of W&T Offshore, Inc.|
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.
|W&T OFFSHORE, INC.|
|Dated: March 22, 2019||By:|
|Name:||Shahid A. Ghauri|
|Title:||Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary|