This press release includes statements regarding this private placement that may constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of U.S. securities laws. These forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties, including, among others, Pacific Drilling’s and PDV’s business plans may change as circumstances warrant and the private placement of senior secured notes may not ultimately be completed because of general market conditions or other factors. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond management's control. Factors that can affect future results are discussed in Pacific Drilling's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Pacific Drilling undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect new information or events.