SEC FORM 3/A SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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*
ALLEN WILLIAM B JR

(Last) (First) (Middle)
ALBEMARLE CORPORATION
451 FLORIDA STREET

(Street)
BATON ROUGE LA 70801

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
07/23/2009
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
ALBEMARLE CORP [ ALB ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
VP and Corporate Controller
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
05/13/2009
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 Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 4,615 I Albemarle Savings Plan
Common Stock(4) 11,265 D
Common Stock(4) 851 I Shares held by spouse.
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Phantom Stock (2) (3) Common Stock 73 (1) D
Non-qualified Stock Option (Right to Buy)(4) 01/30/2006 01/29/2013 Common Stock 1,000 12.92 D
Non-qualified Stock Option (Right to Buy)(4) 04/01/2012 04/01/2019 Common Stock 18,000 22.45 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Each share of phantom stock is the economic equivalent of one share of Albemarle Corporation common stock.
2. Phantom Shares represent supplemental Savings Plan match.
3. No expiration date.
4. Amended Form 3 to add shares omitted from original From 3.
Remarks:
Nicole C. Daniel, Assistant General Counsel 07/23/2009
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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