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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549 
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FORM 8-K/A
(Amendment No. 1)
 
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CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): May 29, 2020  
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KULICKE AND SOFFA INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter) 
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Pennsylvania
 
000-00121
 
23-1498399
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
 
(Commission File Number)
 
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
 


 

 23A Serangoon North Avenue 5, #01-01, K&S Corporate Headquarters, Singapore 554369
(Address of Principal Executive Offices and Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (215) 784-6000  
N/A
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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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)
 
 
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.
 
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading Symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, Without Par Value
KLIC
The Nasdaq Global Market





This Current Report on Form 8-K/A (this “Amendment”) is being filed as an amendment to the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (the “Company”) on May 29, 2020 (the “Original Form 8-K”). The Original Form 8-K was filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission to report, in part, that Jeff Richardson was appointed to the board of directors (the “Board”) of the Company on May 29, 2020. The purpose of this Amendment is to set forth Mr. Richardson’s compensation arrangements.
Item 5.02    Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
In connection with his appointment as a director on May 29, 2020, Mr. Richardson received a grant of shares of the Company’s common stock with a fair value of approximately $120,000 pursuant to the Company’s 2017 Equity Plan. Following his appointment, Mr. Richardson will receive compensation in accordance with policies and procedures previously approved by the Board for non-employee directors of the Company and as more fully described in the Company’s Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A relating to the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders under the heading “Director Compensation for Fiscal 2019” (and such description is incorporated herein by reference).

SIGNATURE
 
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.
 
 
 
KULICKE AND SOFFA INDUSTRIES, INC.
 
 
 
 
Date: June 1, 2020
By:
/s/ LESTER WONG
 
 
Name:
Lester Wong
 
 
Title:
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer