WWR Westwater Resources
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO
SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 30, 2020
WESTWATER RESOURCES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
6950 S. Potomac Street, Suite 300
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:(303) 531-0516
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of Each Class
Name of Each Exchange
Common Stock, $0.001 par value
Nasdaq Capital Market
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b–2 of this chapter).
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Item 8.01Other Events.
On April 30, 2020, Westwater Resources, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing an order from a tribunal appointed by the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) that denied a request made by the Republic of Turkey to bifurcate the arbitration proceeding. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
For more information regarding the arbitration, please refer to the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 14, 2020 and amended on February 28, 2020.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) The following exhibits are filed with this Current Report:
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: April 30, 2020
WESTWATER RESOURCES, INC.
By: /s/ Jeffrey L. Vigil
Name:Jeffrey L. Vigil
Title:Vice President–Finance and Chief Financial Officer