Altera 8-K 2006
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): July 28, 2006
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (408) 544-7000
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:
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On August 1, 2006, Altera Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing that on July 28, 2006 the Company was notified that a NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel has granted the Companys request for continued listing of the Companys securities on The NASDAQ Global Market subject to certain conditions, including the following: (1) on or before September 14, 2006, the Company must file with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) the Companys Form 10-Q for the period ended March 31, 2006, as well as any necessary restatements; (2) on or before September 28, 2006, the Company must file with the SEC the Companys Form 10-Q for the period ended June 30, 2006; and (3) the Company must submit additional information regarding the Companys internal review of its historical stock option practices and related accounting. The press release announcing the determination of the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and incorporated by reference herein.
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.
Date: August 1, 2006