Tatham Offshore Inc.

May 31, 2006 07:11 ET

Tatham Offshore Signs Letter Of Intent To Acquire Patriot Energy Resources Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 31, 2006) - Tatham Offshore Inc. (PINK SHEETS:TOFF) announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of Patriot Energy Resources, a junior oil and gas company.

According to the letter of intent, TOFF will undertake a reverse stock split of 1 for 1,000 and will issue a total of 50,000,000 restricted common shares post reverse split to the shareholders of Patriot Energy Resources Inc. and TOFF will change its name to Patriot Energy Corporation. The transaction will result in the company to have a total of approximately 70,000,000 shares issued and outstanding.

The companies expect to enter into a definitive acquisition agreement on or before June 6, 2006.

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Contact Information

  • Tatham Offshore Inc.
    Paul Reynolds
    (416) 854-8965
    Patriot Energy Resources Inc.
    Alex Barta
    (514) 991-2272