stillwater8k.htm


 
 
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: September 6, 2012
(Date of earliest event reported)
 
Stillwater Mining Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
DE
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
001-13053
(Commission File Number)
81-0480654
(IRS Employer
Identification Number)
 
1321 Discovery Drive, Billings, Montana
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
59102
(Zip Code)
 
(406) 373-8700
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
 
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if changed since last report)


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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
 
On September 5, 2012, Stillwater Mining Company announced the retirement of John Stark, The Company’s Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer and Corporate General Counsel. A copy of the Company’s press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
 
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
 
(a) Financial statements:
            None
(b) Pro forma financial information:
            None
(c) Shell company transactions:
            None
(d) Exhibits
            99.1       Press Release of Stillwater Mining Company dated September 5, 2012
 
            99.2       Severance and General Release Agreement between John R. Stark and Stillwater Mining Company dated September 4, 2012
 
 
 
 

 

SIGNATURE
      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.
 
Dated: September 6, 2012
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY
By:  /s/ Brent R. Wadman                    
     Brent R. Wadman
     Corporate Secretary
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
Exhibit Index
Exhibit No.
Description
Press Release of Stillwater Mining Company dated September 5, 2012
Severance and General Release Agreement between John R. Stark and Stillwater Mining Company dated September 4, 2012