SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 23, 2018
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|Item 7.01|| |
On July 23, 2018, NETGEAR, Inc. (NETGEAR) issued a press release announcing that Arlo Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of NETGEAR, has launched a roadshow for the initial public offering of its common stock (the IPO). A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information furnished under Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act.
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.
Exhibits. The Exhibit Index set forth below is incorporated herein by reference.
|99.1||Press Release, dated July 23, 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.
|By:||/s/ Andrew W. Kim|
|Name:||Andrew W. Kim|
|Title:||Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, General Counsel and Secretary|
Date: July 23, 2018