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Hitachi 20-F 2011

Documents found in this filing:

  1. 20-F/A
  2. 20-F/A
FORM 20-F/A (AMENDMENT NO. 1)

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 20-F/A

(Amendment No. 1)

(Mark One)

  ¨ REGISTRATION STATEMENT PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR 12(g) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

OR

 

  x ANNUAL REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

For the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011

OR

 

  ¨ TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

For the transition period from                     to                     

OR

 

  ¨ SHELL COMPANY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of event requiring this shell company report                                 

Commission file number: 1-8320

KABUSHIKI KAISHA HITACHI SEISAKUSHO

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

Hitachi, Ltd.

(Translation of Registrant’s name into English)

Japan

(Jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)

6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku,

Tokyo 100-8280, Japan

(Address of principal executive offices)

Legal Division; +81-3-3258-1111; +81-3-4564-2148; 6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8280, Japan

(Name, Telephone, Facsimile number and Address of Company Contact Person)

Securities registered or to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class

 

Name of each exchange on which registered

American depositary shares, or ADSs, each of which represents ten shares of common stock

  New York Stock Exchange

Common stock without par value

    New York Stock Exchange*

Securities registered or to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:

None

(Title of Class)

Securities for which there is a reporting obligation pursuant to Section 15(d) of the Act:

None

(Title of Class)

Indicate the number of outstanding shares of each of the issuer’s classes of capital or common stock as of the close of the period covered by the annual report.

As of March 31, 2011, the number of outstanding shares of common stock was 4,517,600,887.**

* Not for trading, but only for technical purposes in connection with the listing of the ADSs.

** The number of outstanding shares of common stock excludes the number of shares of common stock held by Hitachi, Ltd. and one of its subsidiary.

 

 

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is a well-known seasoned issuer, as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act.

 

x Yes                   ¨ No

If this report is an annual or transition report, indicate by check mark if the registrant is not required to file reports pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

 

¨ Yes                   x No

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant: (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days.

 

x Yes                   ¨ No

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant has submitted electronically and posted on its corporate Web site, if any, every Interactive Data File required to be submitted and posted pursuant to Rule 405 of Regulation S-T (§ 232.405 of this chapter) during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to submit and post such files).

 

x Yes                   ¨ No

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, or a non-accelerated filer. See definition of “accelerated filer and large accelerated filer” in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act. (Check one):

 

Large Accelerated Filer x   Accelerated Filer ¨   Non-Accelerated Filer ¨

Indicate by check mark which basis of accounting the registrant has used to prepare the financial statements included in this filing:

 

  x U.S. GAAP

 

  ¨ International Financial Reporting Standards as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board

 

  ¨ Other

If “Other” has been checked in response to the previous question, indicate by check mark which financial statement item the registrant has elected to follow.

 

¨ Item 17             ¨ Item 18

If this is an annual report, indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a shell company (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act).

 

¨ Yes                   x No

 

 

 


EXPLANATORY NOTE

This Amendment No. 1 on Form 20-F/A has been filed by us to amend the annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011 filed on June 24, 2011. The sole purpose of this Form 20-F/A is to amend the Form 20-F to provide Interactive Date File disclosure as Exhibit 101 to this Form 20-F/A in accordance with Rule 405 of Regulation S-T. We do not intend to revise, update, amend or restate the information presented in any other items of such annual report on Form 20-F or reflect any events that have occurred after the filing of such annual report on Form 20-F. Among other things, forward-looking statements and risk factors contained in such annual report on Form 20-F have not been revised to reflect events, results or developments that have occurred or facts that became known to us after filing such annual report on Form 20-F, and such forward-looking statements and risk factors should be read in their historical context.

 

Item 19. Exhibits

We have filed the following documents as exhibits to this annual report.

 

      1.1       Articles of Incorporation of Hitachi, Ltd., as amended on June 23, 2009 (English Translation)
   (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 1.1 of Hitachi, Ltd.’s annual report on Form 20-F filed with the SEC on July 27, 2009 (file no. 001-08320))
      1.2       Regulations on Handling Shares, etc. of Hitachi, Ltd., as amended on May 18, 2009 (English Translation)
   (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 1.2 of Hitachi, Ltd.’s annual report on Form 20-F filed with the SEC on July 27, 2009 (file no. 001-08320))
      1.3       Board of Directors Regulations of Hitachi, Ltd., as amended on June 24, 2011 (English Translation)
      8.1       List of subsidiaries
   See “Item 4. Information on the Company — C. Organizational Structure.”
    11.1       Code of Ethics for Directors and Executive Officers of Hitachi, Ltd., as amended on September 30, 2007 (English Translation)
   (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 11.1 of Hitachi, Ltd.’s annual report on Form 20-F filed with the SEC on June 20, 2008 (file no. 001-08320))
    12.1       Certification of Chief Executive Officer or equivalent pursuant to Rule 13a-14(a) or 15d-14(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
    12.2       Certification of Chief Financial Officer or equivalent pursuant to Rule 13a-14(a) or 15d-14(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
    13.1       Certification of Chief Executive Officer or equivalent pursuant to Rule 13a-14(b) or 15d-14(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Section 1350 of Chapter 63 of Title 18 of the United States Code
    13.2       Certification of Chief Financial Officer or equivalent pursuant to Rule 13a-14(b) or 15d-14(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Section 1350 of Chapter 63 of Title 18 of the United States Code
  101        Instance Document
  101        Schema Document
  101        Calculation Linkbase Document
  101        Definition Linkbase Document
  101        Labels Linkbase Document
  101        Presentation Linkbase Document

We have not included as exhibits certain instruments with respect to our long-term debt. The total amount of our long-term debt securities or that of our subsidiaries, authorized under any instrument does not exceed 10% of our total assets. We hereby agree to furnish to the SEC, upon its request, a copy of any instrument defining the rights of holders of our long-term debt or that of our subsidiaries for which consolidated or unconsolidated financial statements are required to be filed.


SIGNATURES

The registrant hereby certifies that it meets all of the requirements for filing on Form 20-F/A and that it has duly caused and authorized the undersigned to sign this annual report on its behalf.

 

    Hitachi, Ltd.
    (Registrant)

        Date: July 21, 2011

  By:  

/s/ Toshiaki Kuzuoka

    Name: Toshiaki Kuzuoka
    Title:   Senior Vice President and Executive Officer
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