UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 12b-25

 

NOTIFICATION OF LATE FILING

 

SEC File Number 000-49760

CUSIP Number 71647K105

 

(Check One): [X] Form 10-K [  ] Form 20-F [  ] Form 11-K [  ] Form 10-Q
  [  ] Form 10-D [  ] Form N-SAR [  ] Form N-CSR  

 

For Period Ended: April 30, 2014

 

[  ]    Transition Report on Form 10-K

[  ]    Transition Report on Form 20-F

[  ]    Transition Report on Form 11-K

[  ]    Transition Report on Form 10-Q

[  ]    Transition Report on Form N-SAR

 

For the Transition Period Ended: ________________

 

Read Instruction (on back page) Before Preparing Form. Please Print or Type.

 

Nothing in this form shall be construed to imply that the Commission has verified any information contained herein.

 

If the notification relates to a portion of the filing checked above, identify the Item(s) to which the notification relates: N/A

 

PART I – REGISTRANT INFORMATION

 

Petro River Oil Corp.
Full Name of Registrant
 
 
Former Name if Applicable
 
1980 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 2020
Address of Principal Executive Office
 
Houston, Texas 77056
City, State and Zip Code

 

 
 

 

PART II – RULES 12b-25(b) AND (c)

 

If the subject report could not be filed without unreasonable effort or expense and the registrant seeks relief pursuant to Rule 12b-25(b), the following should be completed. (Check box if appropriate.)

 

    (a) The reasons described in reasonable detail in Part III of this form could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense;
     
  [X] (b) The subject annual report, semi-annual report, transition report on Form 10-K, Form 20-F, Form 11-K, Form N-SAR or Form N-CSR, or portion thereof, will be filed on or before the fifteenth calendar day following the prescribed due date; or the subject quarterly report or transition report on Form 10-Q or subject distribution report on Form 10-D, or portion thereof, will be filed on or before the fifth calendar day following the prescribed due date; and
     
    (c) The accountant’s statement or other exhibit required by Rule 12b-25(c) has been attached if applicable.

 

PART III – NARRATIVE

 

State below in reasonable detail why Forms 10-K, 20-F, 11-K, 10-Q, 10-D, N-SAR, N-CSR, or the transition report or portion thereof, could not be filed within the prescribed time period. (Attach extra Sheets if Needed)

 

The Registrant cannot file its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended April 30, 2014 within the prescribed time period because of delays in compiling the information for the preparation of the financial statements for the Form 10-K which could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense. The Registrant is working diligently with its auditors to complete its Annual Report on Form 10-K and expects to file its Form 10-K no later than fifteen days following its prescribed due date.

 

PART IV – OTHER INFORMATION

 

(1) Name and telephone number of person to contact in regard to this notification:

 

Scot Cohen   469   828-3900
(Name)   (Area Code)   (Telephone Number)

 

(2) Have all other periodic reports required under Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 during the preceding 12 months or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such report(s) been filed? If answer is no, identify report(s). Yes [X] No [  ]

 

(3) Is it anticipated that any significant change in results of operations from the corresponding period for the last fiscal year will be reflected by the earnings statements to be included in the subject report or portion thereof? Yes [  ] No [X]

 

If so, attach an explanation of the anticipated change, both narratively and quantitatively, and, if appropriate, state the reasons why a reasonable estimate of the results cannot be made.

 

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Petro River Oil Corp.

(Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

has caused this notification to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

 

Date: July 29, 2014 By:  /s/ Scot Cohen
  Name: Scot Cohen
  Title: Executive Chairman

 

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