Washington, D.C. 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO
SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 28, 2012
LAREDO PETROLEUM HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (918) 513-4570
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
Nominating and corporate governance committee
As approved by the board of directors of Laredo Petroleum Holdings, Inc. (the Company), effective November 28, 2012, Dr. Myles Scoggins, whom the board of directors has determined to be independent, has been added as a member of the nominating and corporate governance committee.
On December 3, 2012, the Companys Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Randy A. Foutch, is scheduled to present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Leveraged Finance Conference in Boca Raton, Florida. Additionally, on December 5, 2012, Mr. Foutch is scheduled to present at the Capital One Southcoast 2012 Energy Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. The presentation that Mr. Foutch will utilize at these conferences is available on the Companys website, www.laredopetro.com, and is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated into this Item 7.01 by reference.
All statements in the presentation, other than historical financial information, may be deemed to be forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Although the Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. See the Companys Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2012, Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2012 and the Companys other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a discussion of other risks and uncertainties. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this report (including Exhibit 99.1) is deemed to be furnished and shall not be deemed filed for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall such information and Exhibit be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.