Varian 8-K 2010
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
April 13, 2010
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Agilent Technologies, Inc.s (Agilent) planned acquisition of Varian, Inc. (Varian) remains subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions. On April 13, 2010, on a Current Report on Form 8-K, Agilent announced that it currently expects that the transaction will close in either late April 2010 or, more likely, early May 2010.
This Current Report on Form 8-K contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and is subject to the safe harbors created therein. The forward-looking statements relate to the timing of Agilents planned acquisition of Varian. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the risk that regulatory approvals for the transaction take more or less time to obtain than currently expected. Varian assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement contained in this Current 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.
Date: April 13, 2010