Cymer 8-K 2007
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): December 17, 2007
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(e) On December 17, 2007, the Compensation Committee of our Board of Directors modified the target dollar amounts for awards payable to certain executive officers under our Long-Term Incentive Bonus Program (LTIP) for fiscal year 2008, including for the named executive officers as set forth below:
The Compensation Committee also reduced the maximum multiplier applicable in the event that Cymers actual performance exceeds the financial performance metrics approved by the Compensation Committee, assuming that 100% of the participants management-by-objective performance target metrics are met, to no more than 200% for any participant.
In addition, the Compensation Committee approved and adopted a form of Stock Unit Grant Notice and a form of Stock Unit Agreement for use in connection with equity awards granted under the LTIP, copies of which are attached to this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1 and are incorporated herein by reference.
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.
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