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 (Date of earliest event reported): July 6, 2018
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On July 6, 2018, NETGEAR, Inc. (the Company, or NETGEAR) issued a press release announcing that Arlo Technologies, Inc. (Arlo), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to the previously announced proposed initial public offering by Arlo of its common stock (the IPO).
The full text of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, and is being furnished under this Item 7.01.
A registration statement relating to the IPO of securities of Arlo has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold, nor may offers to buy be accepted, prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This current report on Form 8-K shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, Dated July 6, 2018|
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.
Dated: July 6, 2018
|By:||/s/ Andrew W. Kim|
Andrew W. Kim
Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, General Counsel and Secretary