Fairpoint Communications 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On May 16, 2008, FairPoint Communications, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release reporting the financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2008 (the “Earnings Release”). A copy of the Earnings Release is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein solely for purposes of this Item 2.02 disclosure.
On May 16, 2008, the Company held a conference call to discuss the financial results of the Company for its first quarter ended March 31, 2008 (the “Earnings Call”). A copy of the transcript (the “Transcript”) of the Earnings Call is attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein solely for purposes of this Item 2.02 disclosure. The Transcript has been selectively edited to facilitate the understanding of the information communicated during the Earnings Call.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
A copy of the Earnings Release is being furnished by being attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The information in this Current Report, including the exhibits attached hereto, is being furnished and 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 such section. The information in this Current Report, including the exhibits, shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any incorporation by reference language in any such filing.
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.
Date: May 20, 2008