PACD Pacific Drilling
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): December 21, 2020
PACIFIC DRILLING S.A.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
(State or other jurisdiction of
8-10, Avenue de la Gare
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: +352 27 85 81 35
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
Common shares, par value $0.01 per share
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 8.01Other Events.
On December 22, 2020, Pacific Drilling S.A. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing confirmation of its prearranged Chapter 11 plan of reorganization on December 21, 2020. A copy of the press release is being filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report and is incorporated by reference into this report.
Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press Release, dated December 22, 2020, Announcing Confirmation of the Company’s Prearranged Plan of Reorganization and Expected Emergence from Chapter 11 by Year-End.
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).
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, thereunto duly authorized.
Pacific Drilling S.A.
Dated: December 22, 2020
/s/ Lisa Manget Buchanan
Lisa Manget Buchanan
SVP, General Counsel & Secretary