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): January 29, 2020
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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175 Technology Drive, Suite 150
Irvine, California 92618
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On January 29, 2020, Netlist, Inc. (the “Company”) and TR Global Funding V, LLC (“TRGP”) entered into a First Amendment to the Investment Agreement (the “Amendment”), with an effective date of January 23, 2020. The Amendment updates certain provisions of the Investment Agreement between the Company and TRGP dated May 3, 2017 (the “Original Agreement”). Under the Original Agreement, TRGP directly funded costs incurred by the Company in connection with certain legal proceedings against SK hynix. Under the Amendment, the parties have agreed to modify the recovery sharing formula related to claims against SK hynix for alleged infringement of Netlist patents. All other terms of the Original Agreement remain unchanged.
Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
The information set forth above in Item 1.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated in this Item 2.03 by reference.
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.
|February 4, 2020||By:||/s/ Gail M. Sasaki|
|Gail M. Sasaki|
|Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|