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): June 13, 2012
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|86 Morris Avenue, Summit, New Jersey||07901|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (908) 673-9000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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|ITEM 8.01||OTHER EVENTS.|
On June 13, 2012, Celgene Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing the authorization of the repurchase of up to an additional $2.5 billion of the Companys common stock. Purchases may be made in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions from time to time, as determined by Celgenes management and in accordance with the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission. A copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, that is furnished pursuant to this Item 8.01 shall not be deemed to be filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
|ITEM 9.01||FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.|
(d) Exhibit 99.1 Press Release dated June 13, 2012.
This exhibit is furnished pursuant to Item 8.01 and shall not be deemed to be filed.
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: June 13, 2012||By:||/s/ Jacqualyn A. Fouse|
|Jacqualyn A. Fouse|
|Executive Vice President and|
|Chief Financial Officer|
|99.1||Press Release dated June 13, 2012.|