Transocean 10-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
(Amendment No. 1)
For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011
For the transition period from to .
Commission file number 000-53533
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: +41 (22) 930-9000
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act: None
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Indicate by check mark if disclosure of delinquent filers pursuant to Item 405 of Regulation S-K is not contained herein, and will not be contained, to the best of registrants knowledge, in definitive proxy or information statements incorporated by reference in Part III of this Form 10-K or any amendment to this Form 10-K. ¨
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As of June 30, 2011, 319,639,362 shares were outstanding and the aggregate market value of shares held by non-affiliates was approximately $20.6 billion (based on the reported closing market price of the shares of Transocean Ltd. on such date of $64.56 and assuming that all directors and executive officers of the Company are affiliates, although the Company does not acknowledge that any such person is actually an affiliate within the meaning of the federal securities laws). As of February 22, 2012, 350,424,694 shares were outstanding.
DOCUMENTS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE
Portions of the registrants definitive Proxy Statement to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission within 120 days of December 31, 2011, for its 2012 annual general meeting of shareholders, are incorporated by reference into Part III of this Form 10-K.
The purpose of this Amendment No. 1 on Form 10-K/A (the Amendment) is to correct an administrative error to Exhibit 23.1, which did not include a conformed signature of Ernst & Young LLP, of the previously filed Annual Report on Form 10-K of Transocean Ltd. (Transocean or the Company) for the year ended December 31, 2011, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on February 27, 2012 (the Original Form 10-K). We received a manually signed consent from Ernest & Young LLP on February 27, 2012.
There are no changes to the Original Form 10-K other than those set forth above. This Amendment does not reflect events occurring after the filing of the Original Form 10-K, nor does it modify or update disclosures therein in any way. Among other things, forward-looking statements made in the Original Form 10-K have not been revised to reflect events that occurred or facts that became known to us after the filing of the Original Form 10-K, and such forward-looking statements should be read in their historical context. Furthermore, the Amendment should be read in conjunction with the Original Form 10-K and with our filings with the SEC subsequent to the Original Form 10-K.
The following exhibits are filed in connection with this Report:
Pursuant to the requirements of Section 13 or 15(d) 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, on March 9, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, this report has been signed below by the following persons on behalf of the registrant in the capacities indicated on March 9, 2012.