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FORM 4
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
BERG DONALD C
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
BROWN FORMAN CORP [BFA/BFB]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
850 DIXIE HIGHWAY
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
07/26/2012
(Street)

LOUISVILLE, KY 40210
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
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               15,070 D  
Class B Common               27,981 D  
Class B Common               2,632.055(1) I By 401(k) Plan

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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 Underlying Securities
(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 of Derivative Security: 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
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) $35.83             05/01/2007 04/30/2014 Class B Common 4,000   11,358 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $45.53             05/01/2008 04/30/2015 Class B Common 13,251   13,251 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $55.69             05/01/2009 04/30/2016 Class B Common 10,251   10,251 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $53.8             05/01/2010 04/30/2017 Class B Common 11,735   11,735 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $56.58             05/01/2011 04/30/2018 Class B Common 13,785   13,785 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $43.1             05/01/2012 04/30/2019 Class B Common 22,587   22,587 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $61.24             05/01/2013 04/30/2020 Class B Common 12,341   12,341 D  
Stock Appreciation Right $73.95             05/01/2014 04/30/2021 Class B Common 13,085   13,085 D  
Stock Appreciation Right(2) $93.54 07/26/2012   A   17,239   05/01/2015 04/30/2022 Class B Common 17,239 $ 0 17,239 D  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
BERG DONALD C
850 DIXIE HIGHWAY
LOUISVILLE, KY 40210
      Chief Financial Officer  

Signatures

 Diane M. Barhorst, Attorney in Fact for Donald C. Berg   07/30/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Number of shares the reporting person has acquired under the Brown-Forman 401(k) plan as of July 26, 2012.
(2) No money was paid to or received by the reporting person for this SAR.

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