Cephalon 8-K 2011
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) August 22, 2011
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Item 8.01 Other Information.
On August 22, 2011, Cephalon, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing that the Company has given notice of an anticipated fundamental change to holders of the Companys 2.50% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2014 and 2.00% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2015 in respect of the previously announced merger of the Company with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., which is expected to become effective in October 2011. The Company hereby incorporates by reference the press release dated August 22, 2011, attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and made a part of this Item 8.01.
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.