Nortel Networks 8-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
NORTEL NETWORKS CORPORATION
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On June 29, 2006, the Company announced the pricing of the previously announced offering of US$2 billion aggregate principal amount of senior notes (the Notes) by its principal direct operating subsidiary, Nortel Networks Limited (NNL), to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), and to persons outside of the United States pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act. The placement of the Notes is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close on July 5, 2006.
The press release announcing the pricing is being issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135c under the Securities Act and a copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein.
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.
Dated: June 29, 2006