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 24, 2012
LSB INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|16 South Pennsylvania Avenue, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma||73107|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (405) 235-4546
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
|Item 5.07.||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
On May 24, 2012, LSB Industries, Inc. (the Company) held its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Approximately 93.9% of the Companys securities entitled to vote at the annual meeting were represented in person or by proxy. At the annual meeting, the stockholders (1) elected five nominees to serve on the Board of Directors for terms expiring in 2015, (2) ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young, LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for 2012, and (3) approved, on an advisory basis, a resolution approving the 2011 compensation of the Companys named executive officers. The final voting results for each of these matters are set forth below.
|1.||Election of Directors:|
|Number of Votes
Robert C. Brown
Barry H. Golsen
David R. Goss
Gail P. Lapidus
John A. Shelley
There were 1,663,526 broker non-votes with respect to each nominee.
|2.||Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm:|
|Number of Votes For:||21,262,567|
|Number of Votes Against:||538,792|
|Number of Votes Abstaining:||10,972|
There were no broker non-votes on this matter.
|3.||Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation:|
|Number of Votes For:||19,509,974|
|Number of Votes Against:||539,401|
|Number of Votes Abstaining:||99,430|
There were 1,663,526 broker non-votes on this matter.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: May 30, 2012
|LSB INDUSTRIES, INC.|
|Tony M. Shelby,|
|Executive Vice President of Finance,|
|Chief Financial Officer|