UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: July 11, 2014

(Date of earliest event reported)

 

 

Arête Industries, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

COLORADO   33-16820-D   84-1508638

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification No.)

7260 Osceola Street

Westminster, CO 80030

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(303) 427-8688

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

N/A

(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)

 

¨ Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b)).

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-14(c)).

 

 

 


Section 8.01 Other Events

On July 11, 2014, the Company issued a press release announcing that it would participate as a working interest owner in two horizontal wells to be drilled in Campbell and Converse County, Wyoming in the Turner and Shannon zones. 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.

 

(d) Exhibits

The Exhibits listed below are furnished as Exhibits to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

 

Exhibit No.

   Description
      

99.1

   Press Release dated July 11, 2014


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.

 

   ARÊTE INDUSTRIES, INC.

 

Dated: July 11, 2014

    
   By:   /s/ Nicholas L. Scheidt
    

 

   Name:   Nicholas L. Scheidt
   Title:   Chief Executive Officer