Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) June 1, 2020



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Delaware 1-35962 11-3166443
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
One Jericho Plaza, Jericho, New York 11753

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)


(Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (516) 338-8500



(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report)


Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class Trading symbol(s) Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $.01 per share NATH The NASDAQ Global Market


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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


On June 1, 2020, the board of directors (the "Board") of Nathan's Famous, Inc. (the "Company") appointed Andrew M. Levine as an independent member of the Board effective June 1, 2020. Mr. Levine has served as the Director of Real Estate of Fingerboard Family Office since January 2020. Mr. Levine also served as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel at Advance Publications, Inc. from January 2018 to January 2020. Mr. Levine also was a partner at Sabin, Bermant & Gould LLP from 1991 until 2017. Mr. Levine does not have any other relationships with the Company that would be required to be reported pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. With his broad experience in real estate matters, Mr. Levine brings substantial expertise in real estate to our Board.







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: June 5, 2020 NATHAN’S FAMOUS, INC.

/s/ Eric Gatoff

    Name: Eric Gatoff
    Title: Chief Executive Officer