This excerpt taken from the KEI 8-K filed Dec 14, 2009.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 11, 2009, Keithley Instruments, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that Joseph P. Keithley, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, has established a trading plan to purchase Common Shares of the Company on the open market at prevailing market prices and subject to maximum price thresholds specified in the plan over a period of approximately seven months. Mr. Keithley does not expect to purchase more than an aggregate of $200,000 in shares under the plan. The trading plan was adopted in accordance with guidelines specified under Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Rule 10b5-1 permits the implementation of a plan to prearrange purchases or sales of securities if the plan is adopted at a time when the purchaser or seller is not aware of any material non-public information. All trades will be publicly reported on Forms 144 and Forms 4 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
This excerpt taken from the KEI 8-K filed Sep 14, 2006.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On September 14, 2006, Keithley Instruments, Inc. issued a press release stating that the Securities and Exchange Commissions was conducting an informal inquiry into the Company's option grant practices and has requested that the Company voluntarily produce certain documents and other information.
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.