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 22, 2016
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
State of Delaware
(State or other jurisdiction
899 Kifer Road
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
In May 2016, five former stockholders of Meru Networks, Inc. (“Meru”) voluntary dismissed shareholder litigation they had filed in the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware (“Chancery Court”) in connection with the acquisition of Meru by Fortinet, Inc. (“Fortinet”) in July 2015. Pursuant to a July 14, 2016 order issued by the Chancery Court, Fortinet is required to file with a Current Report on Form 8-K the Notice attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, which Notice is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Notice Regarding Payment of Attorneys’ Fees and Expenses dated July 22, 2016
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.
Date: July 22, 2016
/s/ JOHN WHITTLE
Vice President and General Counsel