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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
April 19, 2012
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
198 Champion Court
San Jose, California 95134-1599
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
|¨||Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)|
|¨||Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)|
|¨||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 of Certain Officers
On April 19, 2012, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation issued a press release announcing the resignation of Norm Taffe, executive vice president of the Companys Consumer and Computation Division (CCD). Mr. Taffe will be replaced by Cathal Phelan, the Companys Chief Technical Officer. The press release detailing the management change is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
|(a)||Financial statements of business acquired. Not applicable.|
|(b)||Pro forma financial information. Not applicable.|
|(c)||Shell Company transactions. Not applicable.|
|(d)||Exhibits. The exhibit listed below is being furnished with this Form 8-K.|
Exhibit 99.1 Press Release, dated April 19, 2012
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.
|CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION|
|Date: April 19, 2012||By:|
|Brad W. Buss|
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President,
Finance and Administration
|99.1||Press Release Dated April 19, 2012|