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: December 23, 2013
(Date of earliest event reported)
Arête Industries, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
7260 Osceola Street
Westminster, CO 80030
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
|¨||Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)|
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Section 8.01 Other Events
On December 23, 2013, the Company issued a press release announcing a sale of an oil well and three oil and gas leases in Campbell County, Wyoming to an unaffiliated third party. A copy of this press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto. The reader is advised to read this press release in its entirety.
The information in this report shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
The Exhibits listed below are furnished as Exhibits to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
|99.1||Press Release dated December 23, 2013|
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.
|ARÊTE INDUSTRIES, INC.|
|Dated: January 2, 2014|
|Name:||Nicholas L. Scheidt|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|