SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 29, 2012
UNITED STATES OIL FUND, LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
1320 Harbor Bay Parkway, Suite 145
Alameda, California 94502
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
Attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference are the audited Consolidated Statements of Financial Condition of United States Commodity Funds LLC (USCF), the general partner of the United States Oil Fund, LP (the Registrant), and Subsidiaries as of December 31, 2011 and 2010.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit 23.1||Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm.|
|Exhibit 99.1||Audited Consolidated Statements of Financial Condition of USCF and Subsidiaries as of December 31, 2011 and 2010.|
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.
|UNITED STATES OIL FUND, LP|
|By:||United States Commodity Funds LLC, its general partner|
Date: March 29, 2012
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|