SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
FERCHAU MARK E

(Last) (First) (Middle)
801 LOUISIANA
SUITE 700

(Street)
HOUSTON TX 77002

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
GOODRICH PETROLEUM CORP [ GDP ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Executive Vice President
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/09/2013
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 12/09/2013 M 13,036 A (1) 110,135 D
Common Stock 12/10/2013 S 6,518 (5) D $17.689 103,617 D
Common Stock 12/11/2013 M 28,748 A (1) 132,365 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Phantom Stock (1) 12/09/2013 M 13,036 (2) 12/09/2013 12/09/2013 Common Stock 13,036 $0 0 D
Phantom Stock (1) 12/11/2013 M 28,748 (3) 12/11/2013 12/11/2013 Common Stock 28,748 $0 57,946 D
Phantom Stock (1) 12/10/2013 A 32,992 (4) (4) Common Stock 33,958 $0.00 33,958 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Each share of phantom stock is the economic equivalent of one share of GDP common stock.
2. On December 9, 2013, the reporting person settled one-third of the shares of phantom stock that were granted to him on December 9, 2010.
3. On December 11, 2013, the reporting person settled one-third of the shares of phantom stock that were granted to him on December 11, 2012.
4. The phantom stock vests in increments of one-third beginning on December 11, 2014. Thus the reporting person will receive 10,998 shares of common stock of the issuer (or cash equal to the value of the common stock on the settlement dates, in the sole discretion of the issuer) on December 11, 2014, and 10,997 sharesof common stock of the issuer (or cash equal to the value of the common stock on the settlement dates, in the sole discretion of the issuer) on each of December 11, 2015 and 2016, as long as the reporting person remains affiliated with the company.
5. Shares sold to cover federal tax obligations associated with the phantom stock vesting on December 9, 2013 detailed in Table II.
Remarks:
Mark E. Ferchau 12/11/2013
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