KLA-Tencor 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): July 25, 2007
(Exact name of registrant specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone, including area code: (408) 875-3000
(Former name and former address, if changed since last report)
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On July 25, 2007, KLA-Tencor Corporation (the Company) announced that it has reached a settlement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by consenting to the entry of a permanent injunction against future violations of the reporting, books and records, and internal controls provisions of the federal securities laws.
The settlement resolves completely the previously disclosed SEC investigation into the Companys historical stock option granting practices. The Company was not charged by the SEC with fraud nor was the Company required to pay any civil penalty, fine, or money damages as part of the settlement.
A copy of the Companys news release issued on July 25, 2007 in connection with the foregoing, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The following exhibit is filed herewith:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.