DALLAS, Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Berry Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ: BRY) (“Berry” or the “Company”) announced today that, pursuant to its obligations under the amended and restated registration rights agreement, dated June 28, 2018, by and among the Company and certain of its stockholders, the Company has filed a selling stockholder shelf registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company expects the shelf registration statement to become effective on December 13, 2018. Notwithstanding the filing of this shelf registration statement, each stockholder of the Company that previously agreed to be subject to a 180-day lockup in connection with the Company’s initial public offering, which includes those listed as selling stockholders in the shelf registration statement, will continue to be subject to such lock-up and, subject to certain exceptions included in the lock-up, will be prohibited from selling shares of the Company’s common stock until the lock-up expires after January 21, 2019.
About Berry Petroleum
Berry Petroleum Corporation is a publicly-traded (NASDAQ: BRY) California-based independent upstream energy company engaged primarily in the development and production of onshore conventional oil reserves located in the western United States.