UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
 
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 28, 2017
 
 
PETRO RIVER OIL CORP.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its Charter)
 
Delaware
000-49760
9800611188
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File No.)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
 
205 East 42nd Street, Fourteenth Floor
New York, New York 10017
 
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
 
 
(469) 828-3900
 
(Registrant’s Telephone Number)
 
 
 
Not Applicable
 
(Former name or address, if changed since last report)
 
 
 
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Item 5.07
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
 
On September 28, 2017, the Petro River Oil Corp. (the “ Company ”) held its annual meeting of stockholders (the “ Annual Meeting ”). The matters voted upon at the Annual Meeting and the results of the voting are set forth below.
 
Proposal No. 1- Election of Directors
 
 
 
For
 
 
Withheld
 
 
Broker Non-Vote
 
 
 
Votes
 
 
% Voted
 
 
Votes
 
 
% Voted
 
 
Votes
 
 
% Voted
 
Scot Cohen
    6,424,109  
    99.85 %
    9,511  
    0.15 %
    4,841,028  
     
Glenn C. Pollack
    6,402,045  
    99.51 %
    31,575  
    0.49 %
    4,841,028  
     
John Wallace
    6,402,045  
    99.51 %
    31,575  
    0.49 %
    4,841,028  
     
Fred Zeidman
    6,410,929  
    96.65 %
    22,691  
    0.35 %
    4,841,028  
     
 
The Company’s Directors are elected by a plurality of the votes cast. Accordingly, each of the nominees named above were elected to serve on the Board of Directors until the 2018 annual meeting of stockholders, or until their successors are elected and qualified.
 
Proposal No. 2- Ratification of Appointment of Auditors
 
 
 
For
 
 
Against
 
 
Abstain
 
Votes
    11,246,417  
    3,479  
    24,752  
% Voted
    99.75 %
    0.03 %
    0.22 %
 
The vote required to approve this proposal was the affirmative vote of a majority of the votes cast on the proposal. Accordingly, stockholders ratified the appointment of GHB CPAs, PC as the Company’s independent auditors for the fiscal year ending April 30, 2018.
 
For more information about the foregoing proposals, please review the Company’s definitive proxy statement, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on August 28, 2017.
 
 
 
 
 

SIGNATURES
 
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.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PETRO RIVER OIL CORP.
 
 
 
 
Date: October 2, 2017
 
By:
 
 /s/ Scot Cohen
 
 
 
Scot Cohen
 
 
 
Executive Chairman