SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): January 16, 2013 (January 15, 2013)
CHESAPEAKE ENERGY CORPORATION
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its Charter)
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Section 7 – Regulation FD
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On January 15, 2013, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the date that it will issue its 2012 fourth quarter and full year operational update and financial results. The press release also provided information for accessing the related conference call. A copy of this press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report.
On January 16, 2013, the Company issued a press release announcing that for the sixth consecutive year FORTUNE magazine named the Company to its list of “100 Best Companies to Work For.” A copy of this press release is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report.
Section 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. See "Exhibit Index" attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K, which is incorporated by reference herein.
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.
Date: January 16, 2013