SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Opportunities Investments, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P.
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE, 28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC. /MO/ [ CHTR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/29/2011
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
CLASS A COMMON STOCK 12/29/2011 J 2,441,286 D $54.35 17,283,819 D (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
CLASS A COMMON STOCK 12/30/2011 J 550,000 D $54.35 16,733,819 D (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Opportunities Investments, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P.
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE, 28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Fund GP, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE
28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
OAKTREE FUND GP I, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE
28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Capital I, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE
28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
OCM HOLDINGS I, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE, 28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
OAKTREE HOLDINGS, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE, 28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Capital Group, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE
28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Capital Group Holdings, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE
28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Oaktree Capital Group Holdings GP, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE
28TH FLOOR

(Street)
LOS ANGELES CA 90071

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. The amount reported includes an aggregate of (a) 17,283,819 shares of the Class A Common Stock of which Oaktree Opportunities Investments, L.P. ("OOI") is the direct owner on December 29, 2011 and (b) 16,733,819 shares of Class A Common Stock of which OOI is the direct owner on December 30, 2011.
2. The general partner of OOI is Oaktree Fund GP, LLC ("GP"). The managing member of GP is Oaktree Fund GP I, L.P. ("GP I"). The general partner of GP I is Oaktree Capital I, L.P ("Capital I"). The general partner of Capital I is OCM Holdings I, LLC ("Holdings I"). The managing member of Holdings I is Oaktree Holdings, LLC ("Holdings"). The managing member of Holdings is Oaktree Capital Group, LLC ("OCG"). The holder of a majority of the voting units of OCG is Oaktree Capital Group Holdings, L.P. ("OCGH"). The general partner of OCGH is Oaktree Capital Group Holdings GP, LLC ("OCGH GP" and collectively with OOI, GP, GP I, Capital I, Holdings I, Holdings, OCG and OCGH, the "Reporting Persons").
3. OCGH GP is a limited liability company managed by an executive committee, the members of which are Howard S. Marks, Bruce A. Karsh, John B. Frank, David M. Kirchheimer, Sheldon M. Stone, Larry W. Keele, Stephen A. Kaplan and Kevin L. Clayton (the "OCGH GP Members"). In such capacity, the OCGH GP Members may be deemed indirect beneficial owners of the securities reported herein. Except to the extent of their respective pecuniary interest, each OCGH GP Member disclaims beneficial ownership of the securities reported herein, and the filing of this Form 4 shall not be construed as an admission that any such person is the beneficial owner of any securities covered by this Form 4.
4. The Reporting Persons may be deemed directors by virtue of (i) Bruce A. Karsh and Edgar Lee, both of whom are officers or their equivalents of GP I, the managing member of the general partner of OOI, who serve as directors appointed on behalf of OOI or (ii) their being assignees of all economic, pecuniary and voting rights of such director's compensation.
5. Each Reporting Person declares that neither the filing of this statement nor anything herein shall be construed as an admission that such Reporting Person is, for the purposes of Section 13(d) or 13(g) of the Act or any other purpose, the beneficial owner of any securities covered by this statement except to the extent of such person's pecuniary interest therein, and except to the extent of its pecuniary interest, such beneficial ownership is expressly disclaimed by each Reporting Person. Information with respect to each Reporting Person is given solely by such Reporting Person, and no such Reporting Person has responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of information supplied by another Reporting Person.
See signatures included in Exhibit 99.1 01/03/2011
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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