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EX-99.1 - EXHIBIT 99.1 - EAGLE ROCK ENERGY PARTNERS L Ppressrelease-019.htm

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): November 26, 2012

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1415 Louisiana Street, Suite 2700
Houston, Texas  77002

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(281) 408-1200
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Item 7.01
Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 26, 2012, Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. (the “Partnership”) announced that Joseph A. Mills, Chief Executive Officer of Eagle Rock Energy G&P, LLC ("G&P"), which is the general partner of the general partner of the Partnership, and Jeffrey P. Wood, Chief Financial Officer of G&P, will be presenting at the 2012 Wells Fargo Securities Pipeline, MLP and Energy Symposium in New York, NY on Tuesday, December 4th at 11:20 AM Eastern Time. Mr. Mills and Mr. Wood will also be conducting investor meetings at the conference.  A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
The information set forth in this Item 7.01 and the attached Exhibit 99.1 includes “forward-looking statements.” All statements, other than statements of historical facts, included in this Item 7.01 and the attached exhibit that address activities, events or developments that the Partnership expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on certain assumptions made by the Partnership in reliance on its experience and perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and other factors the Partnership believes are appropriate under the circumstances. Such statements are inherently uncertain and are subject to a number of risks, many of which are beyond the Partnership's control. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties occur, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, the Partnership's actual results and plans could differ materially from those implied or expressed by any forward-looking statement.
The Partnership undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information or future events. For a detailed list of the Partnership's risk factors and other cautionary statements, including without limitation risks related to the production, gathering, processing, marketing, and trading of natural gas and natural gas liquids, please consult the Partnership's Annual Report on Form 10-K, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), for the year ended December 31, 2011, and Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, filed with the SEC for subsequent quarters, as well as any other public filings and press releases.
The information in Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K and the attached Exhibit 99.1 is being “furnished” and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and is not incorporated by reference into any Partnership filing, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
Item 9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) Exhibits
Exhibit No.    Description
99.1        Press Release of Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. dated November 26, 2012


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Partnership has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

Eagle Rock Energy GP, L.P.,
its general partner
Eagle Rock Energy G&P, LLC,
its general partner
Date: November 26, 2012
/s/ Charles C. Boettcher
Charles C. Boettcher
Senior Vice President and General Counsel