UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 19, 2016
 
PETRO RIVER OIL CORP.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its Charter)
 
     
Delaware
000-49760
9800611188
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File No.)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
 
   
205 East 42nd Street, Fourteenth Floor
New York, New York 10017
 
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
   
(469) 828-3900
 
(Registrant’s Telephone Number)
 
   
Not Applicable
 
(Former name or address, if changed since last report)
 
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.

Petro River Oil Corp. (the “ Company ”) today issued a press release to advise shareholders of a corporate update the Company will host, via conference call, immediately following the Company’s 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. A copy of the press release is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1. The Company also provided investors with access to certain presentation materials, a copy of which is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.2.

In accordance with General Instruction B.2 for Form 8-K, the information in this Form 8-K, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “ Exchange Act ”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

This Current Report on Form 8-K may contain, among other things, certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including, without limitation, (i) statements with respect to the Company's plans, objectives, expectations and intentions; and (ii) other statements identified by words such as "may", "could", "would", "should", "believes", "expects", "anticipates", "estimates", "intends", "plans" or similar expressions. These statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of the Company's management and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties.

Item 8.01 Other Events.

See Item 7.01.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

See Exhibit Index.

 
 

 
SIGNATURES
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.
 

       
   
PETRO RIVER OIL CORP.
       
Date: September  19, 2016
 
By:
 /s/ Scot Cohen
     
Scot Cohen
     
Executive Chairman
       


 
 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit No.
 
Description
99.1
 
Press Release, dated September 19, 2016
99.2
 
Petro River Oil Corp. Corporate Presentation, dated September 2016


Exhibit 99.1
For Immediate Release
Petro River Oil Announces Conference Call Following Annual Meeting of Shareholders
New York, NY, September 19, 2016 – Petro River Oil (OTCBB: PTRC) (“ Petro River ” or “ The Company ”) will provide an update for shareholders on recent corporate events, including forward looking plans, immediately following the Company’s annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, September 20 at 11:45am EDT. The presentation will be provided by Scot Cohen, the Chairman of the Board, and Stephen Brunner, President of Petro River.
Shareholders unable to attend the meeting in person have two options:
Online: An Webex audio webcast will be available at http://bit.ly/2d3Gije
Phone: Participants can dial number 1-415-655-0002 within the United States.
Messrs. Cohen and Brunner will provide an overview of the Company’s 2016 performance and provide a roadmap for future plans, including the Osage County, OK drilling program set to commence in November 2016. Interested parties can review the presentation here http://petroriveroil.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/PTRC-Corporate-Presentation-Sept-2016vfinal.pptx.pdf
About: Petro River Oil Corp.
Petro River Oil Corp. (OTCBB: PTRC) is an independent energy company with its core holdings in Northeast Oklahoma, the Larne Basin in Northern Ireland, and Mountain View, California.  Petro River’s strategy is to apply modern technology, such as 3D seismic analysis to exploit hydrocarbon-prone resources in historically prolific plays and underexplored prospective basins to build reserves and to create value for the Company and its shareholders. For more information, please visit our website at www.petroriveroil.com.
Forward-Looking Statements
This news release contains forward-looking and other statements that are not historical facts. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are based will occur. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve numerous assumptions, known and unknown risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, that contribute to the possibility that the predictions, forecasts, projections and other forward looking statements will not occur, which may cause actual performance and results in future periods to differ materially from any estimates or projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward looking statements.  These forward looking statements, projections and statements are subject to change and could differ materially from final reported results. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the dates on which they are made.  Petro River assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities law. Additionally, Petro River undertakes no obligation to comment on the expectations of, or statements made by, third parties in respect to the matters discussed above. Readers should also carefully review the “Risk Factors” in Petro River’s annual report on Form 10-K, its quarterly report on Form 10-Q, and its other reports filed with the SEC under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
For further information, please contact:
Investor Relations
ir@petroriveroil.com 
(469) 828-3900

Exhibit 99.2