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Analog Devices reached a tentative settlement with the SEC in November 2005 related to grants. (Headlines)On June 19, the Phoenix education provider received a subpoena from the U. attorney for the Southern District of New York relating to stock-option grants.The company said it believes the options being investigated by the U. Apollo said June 9 its board will hire an outside firm to review its stock-option practices, following a brokerage report that raised questions about whether the for-profit educational firm had backdated some past options grants.

As a result, it is possible that Activision will be required to record additional stock-based compensation expense related to stock-option grants.

On June 7, 2007, the company said the SEC issued a formal probe order related to its stock-options grants.

(Headlines)On June 21, 2006, Altera said its special committee has reached a preliminary conclusion that actual measurement dates for certain option grants issued between 19 differed from the recorded grant dates, and that it expects to restate its financial statements for the fiscal years ended 1996 through 2005.

The San Jose, Calif., programmable-chip maker said on May 25 that the SEC and the U. attorney in Northern California are looking into its stock-option grants.

The Santa Monica, Calif., videogame company said on July 28 that the SEC has asked the company for documents related to its stock-option grants as part of an informal inquiry.

The company also said its board has appointed a special subcommittee of independent directors to conduct an internal review of the companys historical stock-option grant practices. 25 the company said it appears likely that actual measurement dates for certain historical stock-option grants will be found to differ from the recorded grant dates for such awards.26 said it expects to record noncash charges on options dating, cutting into net and operating income, with "material" results for some periods going back to 2000 after completing its stock-option backdating review.(Headlines)The Cambridge, Mass., biotechnology company disclosed on Aug.10, 2006 that it is being investigated by the SEC for alleged options backdating.It is being examined by the Securities and Exchange Commission. 7, the company announced that investors should no longer rely on its prior disclosures about the findings of its continuing internal probe. Noncash compensation costs related to backdating will be about million, plus additional tax-related expenses.It had previously said a preliminary review suggested no intentional backdating occurred and any charges were likely to be minor. (Headlines) (Options chart) The maker of gene-testing devices said on Aug 1 that an internal probe has uncovered "certain documentation lapses" in its stock options grant processes from 1997 through 1999, including one instance when the option grant date should have been recorded differently.Director Fred Anderson, who served as the company's chief financial officer from 1996 until 2004, resigned from its board of directors. On April 24, 2007, the SEC filed civil charges against Apple's former general counsel, Nancy Heinen, and former CFO Fred Anderson for their alleged involvement in backdating of stock options at Apple. Anderson settled the charge with the SEC without admitting wrongdoing.

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