Macrovision 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
April 17, 2008
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
2830 De La Cruz Boulevard
Santa Clara, California 95050
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligations of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On April 17, 2008, Macrovision Corporation (Macrovision) issued a press release announcing that RiskMetrics Group, Inc. has recommended that at Macrovisions April 29, 2008 special meeting of stockholders, Macrovision stockholders vote FOR the proposed merger with Gemstar-TV Guide International, Inc. (Gemstar-TV Guide).
The above description of the press release is qualified in its entirety by reference to Macrovisions April 17, 2008 press release which is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this current report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Macrovision Solutions Corporation has filed a Registration Statement on Form S-4 (Registration No. 333-148825) containing a joint proxy statement-prospectus regarding the proposed transaction and other documents regarding the proposed transaction with the Securities and Exchange Commission. INVESTORS AND STOCKHOLDERS ARE URGED TO READ THE DEFINITIVE JOINT PROXY STATEMENT-PROSPECTUS AND SUCH OTHER MATERIALS BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE COMPANIES AND THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION. Investors and stockholders may obtain a free copy of the joint proxy statement-prospectus and other documents filed by Macrovision Solutions, Macrovision and Gemstar-TV Guide with the Securities and Exchange Commission at the Securities and Exchange Commissions Web site at http://www.sec.gov. Stockholders may also obtain a free copy of the joint proxy statement/prospectus and the filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission incorporated by reference in the joint proxy statement/prospectus, such as annual, quarterly and special reports, and other information, directly from Macrovision by directing a request to Macrovision Investor Relations at 408-969-5475 and directly from Gemstar-TV Guide by directing a request to Gemstar-TV Guide Investor Relations at 323-817-4600.
Each companys directors and executive officers and other persons may be deemed, under Securities and Exchange Commission rules, to be participants in the solicitation of proxies in connection with the proposed transaction. Information regarding Macrovisions directors and officers can be found in its Form 10-K/A filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 29, 2008 and information regarding Gemstar-TV Guides directors and officers can be found in its Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 14, 2008. Additional information regarding the participants in the proxy solicitation and a description of their direct and indirect interests in the transaction, by security holdings or otherwise, will be contained in the joint proxy statement/prospectus and other relevant materials to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission when they become available.
The following exhibits are furnished with this report on Form 8-K:
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.