|EX-99.1 - EXHIBIT 99.1 - NEWPARK RESOURCES INC||c16803exv99w1.htm|
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 10, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|2700 Research Forest Drive,
The Woodlands, TX
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (281) 362-6800
|(Former name or former address if changed since last report.)|
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On May 11, 2011 Paul L. Howes, President and Chief Executive Officer and James E. Braun, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Newpark Resources, Inc. (“Newpark”), provided the information furnished in Exhibit 99.1 to this report to current and potential investors. Exhibit 99.1 is incorporated in this Item 7.01 by reference. The materials will also be posted in the Investor Information section of Newpark’s website, http://www.newpark.com for 90 days after the event.
The information referenced under Item 7.01 (including Exhibit 99.1 referenced in Item 9.01 below) of this Current Report on Form 8-K is being “furnished” under “Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure” and, as such, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information set forth in this Current Report on Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1 referenced in Item 9.01 below) shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement, report or other document filed by Newpark pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing. Newpark does not undertake to update the information as posted on its website; however, it may post additional information included in future press releases and Forms 8-K, as well as posting its periodic Exchange Act reports.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Presentation to Current and Potential Investors.
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.
NEWPARK RESOURCES, INC.
Dated: May 10, 2011
By: /s/ James E. Braun
James E. Braun, Senior Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial Officer)
|Presentation to Current and Potential Investors.|