This excerpt taken from the WDC 8-K filed Sep 3, 2008.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
At an investment conference on September 4, 2008 and in meetings this week with investors, executives of Western Digital Corporation (the "Company") are expected to discuss the following:
This Form 8-K contains forward-looking statements, including statements concerning: hard drive industry demand in the September quarter; hard drive industry demand in various geographical regions and various hard drive markets; demand for and industry leadership of the Company’s external storage products; hard drive industry and Company inventory levels; pricing in the September quarter; and the significance of the month of September on the quarter’s results. These forward-looking statements are based on current management expectations and are subject to important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements, including: supply and demand conditions in the hard drive industry; actions by competitors; unexpected advances in competing technologies; uncertainties related to development and introduction of products based on new technologies and expansion into new hard drive markets; business conditions and growth in the various hard drive markets; pricing trends and fluctuations in average selling prices; changes in the availability and cost of commodity materials and specialized product components that the Company does not make internally; and other risks and uncertainties listed in WD’s recent Form 10-K filed with the SEC on August 20, 2008, to which your attention is directed. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof, and the Company undertakes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
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.