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): May 1, 2020
AVIAT NETWORKS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
Address of principal executive offices:
200 Parker Dr., Suite C100A, Austin, Texas 78728
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 408-941-7100
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value, $0.01 per share
The Nasdaq Global Select Market
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:
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If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.
Item 8.01 Other Events
On April 22, 2020, Aviat Networks, Inc. (the “Company”) received proceeds from a loan in the amount of $5,911,000 (the “PPP Loan”) from Silicon Valley Bank as the lender (the “Lender”), pursuant to the Small Business Association (the “SBA”) Paycheck Protection Program (the “PPP”) of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. At the time when the Company applied for the PPP Loan, it had qualified to receive the funds pursuant to the then published qualification requirements.
On April 23, 2020, the SBA, in consultation with the Department of Treasury, issued new guidance regarding qualification requirements for public companies. Based on the Company’ assessment of the new guidance, on May 1, 2020, it has determined to repay the principal and interest on the PPP Loan on or before May 7, 2020.
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.
AVIAT NETWORKS, INC.
May 1, 2020
/s/ Eric Chang
Chief Financial Officer