|EX-10.84 - DEFAULT WAIVER AND CONSENT PURSUANT TO LOAN AND SECURITY AGREEMENT - RAMTRON INTERNATIONAL CORP||d434639dex1084.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 or 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 31, 2012
RAMTRON INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|1850 Ramtron Drive, Colorado Springs, CO||80921|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (719) 481-7000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligations of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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|ITEM 1.01||ENTRY INTO A MATERIAL DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT.|
On October 31, 2012, Ramtron International Corporation (the Company) and Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) executed a Default Waiver and Consent Pursuant to Loan and Security Agreement (the Waiver), whereby SVB waived the Companys default under the Amended and Restated Loan and Security Agreement dated as of February 29, 2012 (the Loan Agreement), as defined in the Loan Agreement. The Waiver specifically waives the Companys compliance with the EBITDA requirement set forth in Section 6.9(b) of the Loan Agreement for the months of September 30, 2012 and October 31, 2012.
The Waiver also provides for consent by SVB for the stock purchase of the Company by Cypress Semiconductor Corporation and the resulting change of control.
ITEM 2.03 CREATION OF A DIRECT FINANCIAL OBLIGATION OR AN OBLIGATION UNDER AN OFF-BALANCE SHEET ARRANGEMENT OF A REGISTRANT.
The information contained in Item 1.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated herein by reference.
|ITEM 9.01||FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.|
|10.84||Default Waiver and Consent Pursuant to Loan and Security Agreement between the Company and Silicon Valley Bank, dated October 31, 2012.|
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.
|RAMTRON INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION|
|Gery E. Richards|
|Chief Financial Officer|
|(Principal Financial Officer and Duly Authorized Officer of the Registrant)|
Dated: November 8, 2012