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) September 23, 2011
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On September 23, 2011, Cephalon, Inc. (the Company) received a subpoena duces tecum from the U.S. Attorneys Office for the Southern District of New York pursuant to its authority under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act requesting records regarding TREANDA® (bendamustine hydrochloride). The Company is in the process of responding to the subpoena and intends to cooperate fully.
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.