S-8: Initial registration statement for securities to be offered to employees pursuant to employee benefit plans
Published on June 8, 2022
As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 8, 2022
Registration No. 333-
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
|6244 185th Avenue NE, Suite 100
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
2022 MicroVision, Inc. Equity Incentive Plan
(Full title of the plan)
|Drew G. Markham||Copies to:|
|Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary||Thomas Fraser|
|MicroVision, Inc.||Ropes & Gray LLP|
|6244 185th Avenue NE, Suite 100||Prudential Tower|
|Redmond, WA 98052||800 Boylston Street|
|(425) 936-6847||Boston, Massachusetts 02199|
|(Name, address and telephone of agent for service)||(617) 951-7000|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, a non-accelerated filer, smaller reporting company, or an emerging growth company. See the definitions of large accelerated filer, accelerated filer, smaller reporting company, and emerging growth company in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act.
|Large accelerated filer||☒||Accelerated filer||☐|
|Non-accelerated filer||☐||Smaller reporting company||☐|
|Emerging growth company||☐|
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 7(a)(2)(B) of the Securities Act. ☐
This Registration Statement has been filed to register 16,500,000 additional shares of common stock to be offered pursuant to the 2022 MicroVision, Inc. Equity Incentive Plan, which amends, restates and renames the 2020 MicroVision, Inc. Incentive Plan (as so amended, restated and renamed, the Plan). 17,300,000 shares of common stock were previously registered for issuance pursuant to the Plan. Pursuant to Instruction E to Form S-8, the Registrant incorporates by reference into this Registration Statement the entire contents of the following Registration Statements on Form S-8 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission: File Nos. 333-89176, 333-42276, 333-71373, 333-19011, 333-163929, 333-173114, 333-184701, 333-189740, 333-197058, 333-205930, 333-214388, 333-219673, 333-232744 and 333-249418.
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN THE REGISTRATION STATEMENT
|Item 8.|| |
See the Exhibit Index on the following page.
Incorporated by reference to the Companys Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarterly period ended September 30, 2009.
Incorporated by reference to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on February 17, 2012.
Incorporated by reference to the Companys Amendment No. 2 to Form S-1 Registration Statement, Registration No. 333-222857.
Incorporated by reference to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on October 9, 2020.
Incorporated by reference to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on November 27, 2013.
Incorporated by reference to the Companys Post-Effective Amendment to Form S-3 Registration Statement, Registration No. 333-102244.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, the Registrant certifies that it has reasonable grounds to believe that it meets all of the requirements for filing on Form S-8 and has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Redmond, State of Washington, on the 8th day of June, 2022.
|Name:||Drew G. Markham|
|Title:||Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary|
KNOW ALL PERSONS BY THESE PRESENTS, that each person whose signature appears below constitutes and appoints Sumit Sharma and Drew G. Markham, and each of them, either of whom may act without the joinder of the other, as his or her true and lawful attorneys-in-fact and agents with full power of substitution and re-substitution, for him or her and in his or her name, place and stead, in any and all capacities, to sign any and all amendments (including post-effective amendments) to this registration statement on Form S-8, and to file the same, with all exhibits thereto and all documents in connection therewith, with the Securities and Exchange Commission, granting unto said attorneys-in-fact and agents, and each of them, full power and authority to do and perform each and every act and thing requisite and necessary to be done in and about the premises, as fully to all intents and purposes as he might or could do in person, hereby ratifying and confirming all that said attorneys-in-fact and agents or any of them, or his or her or their substitute or substitutes, may lawfully do or cause to be done or by virtue hereof.
Pursuant to the requirement of the Securities Act of 1933, this registration statement has been signed by the following persons in the capacities indicated below on the 8th day of June, 2022.
|Chief Executive Officer and Director|
|Sumit Sharma||(Principal Executive Officer)|
|Chief Financial Officer|
|Anubhav Verma||(Principal Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer)|
|Robert P. Carlile|