Form 8-K



United States of America


Washington, D.C. 20549


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: November 4, 2008

Commission File Number 1-7107


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


DELAWARE   1-7107   93-0609074
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
  Commission File
  (IRS Employer Identification No.)

414 Union Street, Suite 2000, Nashville, TN 37219

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (615) 986-5600

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):


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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

The information in this Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1, attached hereto, is furnished in accordance with SEC Release No. 33-8216. The information shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

On November 4, 2008 Louisiana - Pacific Corporation issued a press release announcing financial results for the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2008, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Statements and Exhibits.


  (d) Exhibits.


99.1    Press release issued by Louisiana - Pacific Corporation on November 4, 2008 regarding Third Quarter ended September 30, 2008 results.


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.


  Curtis M. Stevens
  Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  (Principal Financial Officer)

Date: November 4, 2008