Gilead Sciences 8-K 2006
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On August 4, 2006, Gregg H. Alton, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Gilead Sciences, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), entered into a stock trading plan under Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Rule 10b5-1). James M. Denny and Paul Berg, Ph.D., members of the Company’s Board of Directors, and George P. Shultz, Ph.D., Director Emeritus of the Company, previously established stock trading plans under Rule 10b5-1, and certain other officers and directors of the Company may do so in the future.
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.