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): November 8, 2012
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 607-974-9000
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Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 8, 2012, Corning Incorporated (the Company) issued a press release announcing the actual total consideration and tender consideration for its previously announced tender offer for up to $75 million of its outstanding debentures (the Tender Offer). On November 9, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing the results of the Tender Offer as of the early tender date of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 8, 2012. Such press releases are filed as exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 to this Form 8-K.
The information contained in this report shall not constitute a tender offer to purchase or a solicitation of acceptance of a tender offer.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.