Kyocera 6-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of July 2006
Commission File Number: 1-07952
6 Takeda Tobadono-cho, Fushimi-ku,
Kyoto 612-8501, Japan
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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, thereto duly authorized.
Date: July 12, 2006
Information furnished on this form:
Notice Regarding Change in Independent Auditor
We hereby advise you of a change in the Independent Auditor of the Company as follows:
ChuoAoyama PricewaterhouseCoopers received an order dated May 10, 2006 from the Financial Services Agency to suspend statutory audit services required by the Securities and Exchange Law, the Company Law and certain other laws in Japan from July 1 to August 31, 2006.
July 1, 2006
Currently, the Board of Corporate Auditors of the Company is selecting candidates to act as temporary Independent Auditor of the Company. Further notice will be issued upon the appointment of a temporary Independent Auditor by the Board of Corporate Auditors.
Currently, ChuoAoyama PricewaterhouseCoopers is the Companys auditor for the purposes of the U.S. securities laws. The suspension order referred to in 1. above is not applicable to the audit services required under foreign laws and regulations, including those required under the U.S. securities laws (including the Sarbanes-Oxley Acts of 2002). ChuoAoyama PricewaterhouseCoopers continues to be the Companys auditor with respect to the audit services to which the suspension order is not applicable, and to provide such services to the Company.