SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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
NORTH BAY RESOURCES INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
2120 Bethel Road
Lansdale, Pennsylvania 19446
(Address of principal executive offices and Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
Information included in this Form 8-K may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”). This information may involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the Company’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by any forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements, which involve assumptions and describe the Company’s future plans, strategies and expectations, are generally identifiable by use of the words “may,” “will,” “should,” “expect,” “anticipate,” “estimate,” “believe,” “intend” or “project” or the negative of these words or other variations on these words or comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are based on assumptions that may be incorrect, and there can be no assurance that any projections included in these forward-looking statements will come to pass. The Company’s actual results could differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors. Except as required by applicable laws, the Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements for any reason, even if new information becomes available or other events occur in the future.
Item 1.01 Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement
Effective November 26, 2012, the Registrant and Earlscourt Farms Ltd (the “Land Owner”) executed a Land Access Agreement (the “Agreement”), pursuant to which the Registrant secured certain water rights and the right to access the surface of lands (the “Land”) owned by the Land Owner and located within certain areas near the West bank of the Fraser River, on and near the Registrant's mineral claims in British Columbia, Canada, and known collectively by the Registrant as “The Fraser River Project”.
Consideration paid to Land Owner shall be fifty dollars ($50.00) per day from start of work until completion and restoration of the Land subsequent to conclusion of work in accordance with Registrant’s mining permit terms and conditions. In addition, Registrant or its agents shall obtain all such insurance as may be required provided that, at a minimum, Registrant shall carry not less than $1,000,000 in liability insurance on a per occurrence basis.
The above described executed Agreement is attached hereto and incorporated by reference as Exhibit 10.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
NORTH BAY RESOURCES INC.
By: /s/ Perry Leopold
Chief Executive Officer
Dated: November 28, 2012