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AMD Advanced Micro Devices

Filed: 29 Sep 09, 8:00pm

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

September 27, 2009

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)

 

 

ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware 001-07882 94-1692300
(State of Incorporation) (Commission File Number) 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

One AMD Place

P.O. Box 3453

Sunnyvale, California 94088-3453

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(408) 749-4000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

N/A

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

¨Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

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¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

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ITEM 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

The Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed Craig A. Conway as a director effective September 27, 2009. Mr. Conway is expected to be appointed to the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board in October 2009.

Mr. Conway will receive similar benefits the Company provides to non-employee independent directors, which are described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 18, 2009. On September 27, 2009, Mr. Conway was granted 50,000 restricted stock units, which will vest in equal installments on the anniversary of the date of grant over three years.

A copy of the press release announcing Mr. Conway’s appointment is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)Exhibits.

 

Exhibit No.

 

Description

99.1 Press release dated as of September 28, 2009.


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

Date: September 29, 2009 ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.
 By: 

/s/    Patricia K. Wells

 Name: Patricia K. Wells
 Title: 

Corporate Vice President, Staff

Operations and Corporate Secretary


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit No.

  

Description

99.1

  Press release dated as of September 28, 2009.