Blackburn Ventures Corp.

December 16, 2009 18:32 ET

Blackburn Ventures Corp. Announces Filing of Filing Statement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 16, 2009) - Blackburn Ventures Corp. ("Blackburn" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:BBV.P) is pleased to announce that it has filed its filing statement (the "Filing Statement") dated November 30, 2009 on the SEDAR website at The Filing Statement provides disclosure on the proposed acquisition (the "Business Combination") of all of the issued and outstanding shares of Morumbi Capital Inc. ("Morumbi"). Morumbi is a private company that was formed to participate in the exploration and development of oil and gas assets. Blackburn intends for the Business Combination to be its Qualifying Transaction and expects to complete the Business Combination early next week.

The securities of Blackburn being offered have not been, nor will be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons absent U.S. registration or an applicable exemption from U.S. registration requirements. This release does not constitute an offer for sale of securities in the United States.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the Policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Blackburn Ventures Corp.
    Colin Watt
    (604) 684-6535
    Morumbi Capital Inc.
    Thomas Loch
    (403) 263-8420