Form 8-A12G

 

FORM 8-A

 


 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES

PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR 12(g) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 


 

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

 


 

Delaware   77-0466789
(State of incorporation or organization)   (IRS Employer I.D. No.)

 

983 University Avenue, Building A, Los Gatos, CA 95032

(Address of principal executive offices)

 


 

Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

None

 


 

If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction A.(c), check the following box.    ¨

 

If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction A.(d), check the following box.    x

 

Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates (if applicable): 333-117327

 

Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:

 

Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share

 



Item 1. Description of Registrant Securities to be Registered

 

Incorporated by reference to the section entitled “Description of Capital Stock” contained in Registrant’s Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-117237), as originally filed or subsequently amended (the “S-1 Registration Statement”), which S-1 Registration Statement was originally filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 13, 2004.

 

Item 2. Exhibits

 

The following exhibits are filed as a part of this registration statement:

 

2.1(1)   Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Registrant, as currently in effect.
2.2(2)   Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Registrant, to be effective upon consummation of the Registrant’s initial public offering.
2.3(3)   Bylaws of the Registrant, as currently in effect.
2.4(4)   Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Registrant, to be effective upon consummation of the Registrant’s initial public offering.

(1) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.1 to the S-1 Registration Statement.
(2) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.2 to the S-1 Registration Statement.
(3) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.3 to the S-1 Registration Statement.
(4) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.4 to the S-1 Registration Statement.


SIGNATURE

 

Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.

 

Date: November 16, 2004

 

MONOLITHIC POWER SYSTEMS, INC.

   

By:

 

/s/ Tim Christoffersen


       

Tim Christoffersen

       

Chief Financial Officer


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit
Number


  

Document Description


2.1 (1)    Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Registrant, as currently in effect.
2.2 (2)    Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Registrant, to be effective upon consummation of the Registrant’s initial public offering.
2.3 (3)    Registrant’s Bylaws of the Registrant, as currently in effect.
2.4 (4)    Registrant’s Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Registrant, to be effective upon consummation of the Registrant’s initial public offering.

(1) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.1 to the S-1 Registration Statement.
(2) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.2 to the S-1 Registration Statement.
(3) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.3 to the S-1 Registration Statement.
(4) Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.4 to the S-1 Registration Statement.