SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: June 5, 2006
(Date of Earliest Event Reported)
MAXIM INTEGRATED PRODUCTS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
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120 SAN GABRIEL DRIVE
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(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On June 5, 2006, the Board of Directors of Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (the Company) approved a modification to all of the Companys non-statutory stock option agreements under its 1996 Stock Incentive Plan to add a net exercise provision to such agreements to allow each option holder to use a net exercise method to exercise vested stock options. The modification impacts both outstanding non-statutory stock options and any future non-statutory stock option grants. A copy of the Companys standard form of option agreement under the Companys 1996 Stock Incentive Plan as modified is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.30.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibit listed below is being filed with this Form 8-K.
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|10.30||Form of Option Agreement, as amended, under the Companys 1996 Stock Incentive Plan.|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|MAXIM INTEGRATED PRODUCTS, INC.|
/s/ Carl W. Jasper
|Carl W. Jasper|
|Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
Date: June 8, 2006