PHARSIGHT CORP DEFA14A 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
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The following is an employee communication issued by Pharsight Corporation, relating to the proposed merger between Tripos (DE), Inc. and Pharsight pursuant to the terms of an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated as of September 8, 2008.
The following information is provided to employees of Pharsight to answer certain questions you may have regarding the terms of your employment in light of the acquisition of Pharsight by Tripos. This information pertains to the period between signing and closing. Pharsight and Tripos management are presently developing plans regarding the integration of the two companies, and these plans may affect certain terms of your benefits. As information regarding post-closing terms of employment become available, Pharsight human resources will notify you. Management presently expects that the closing of the acquisition will occur in the fourth quarter of 2008.
Health Benefits U.S.
Health Benefits Canada
Health Benefits Other
401(k) Plan U.S.
Retirement Benefits Canada
Retirement Benefits Other
Leaves of Absence
Home Office Employees
European Office Employees
Additional Information and Where to Find It
In connection with the proposed transaction, Pharsight Corporation will be filing a proxy statement and relevant documents concerning the transaction with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). SECURITY HOLDERS OF PHARSIGHT ARE URGED TO READ THE PROXY STATEMENT AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENTS FILED WITH THE SEC WHEN THEY BECOME AVAILABLE BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION. Investors and security holders can obtain free copies of the proxy statement and other documents when they become available by contacting Will Frederick, CFO, Pharsight, 321 E. Evelyn Avenue, 3rd Floor, Mountain View, CA 94041 (Telephone: (650) 314-3800). In addition, documents filed with the SEC by Pharsight are available free of charge at the SECs web site at www.sec.gov.
Pharsight and its directors, executive officers and certain other members of its management and employees may, under SEC rules, be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from Pharsights stockholders in connection with the transaction, which may be different than those of Pharsight stockholders generally. Information regarding the interests of such directors and executive officers is included in Pharsights proxy statements and Annual Reports on Form 10-K, previously filed with the SEC, and information concerning all of Pharsights participants in the solicitation will be included in the proxy statement relating to the proposed transaction when it becomes available. Each of these documents is, or will be, available free of charge at the SECs web site at http://www.sec.gov and from Will Frederick, CFO, Pharsight, 321 E. Evelyn Avenue, 3rd Floor, Mountain View, CA 94041 (Telephone: (650) 314-3800).