SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
65 EAST 55 STREET
18TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10022

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
05/22/2012
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
ANGIODYNAMICS INC [ ANGO ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share 5,848,255 I See footnote (1)
Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share 1,542,132 I See footnote (2)
Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share 2,042,621 I See footnote (3)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
65 EAST 55 STREET
18TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10022

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Avista Capital Partners, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
65 EAST 55 STREET
18TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10022

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Avista Capital Partners (Offshore), L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
65 EAST 55 STREET
18TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10022

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Navilyst Medical Co-Invest, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
65 E. 55TH STREET
18TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10022

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. Represents shares of the Issuer held by Avista Capital Partners, L.P. ("ACP"). Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC ("ACP GP") is the general partner of ACP. By virtue of this relationship, ACP GP may be deemed to share voting and dispositive power with respect to the shares of common stock held by ACP. Each of ACP GP and ACP expressly disclaims beneficial ownership of any such securities, except to the extent of its pecuniary interest therein.
2. Represents shares of the Issuer held by Avista Capital Partners (Offshore), LP ("ACP Offshore"). ACP GP is the general partner of ACP Offshore. By virtue of this relationship, ACP GP may be deemed to share voting and dispositive power with respect to the shares of common stock held by ACP Offshore. Each of ACP GP and ACP Offshore expressly disclaims beneficial ownership of any such securities, except to the extent of its pecuniary interest therein.
3. Represents shares of the Issuer held by Navilyst Medical Co-Invest, LLC ("NM Co-Invest"). ACP GP is the managing member of NM Co-Invest. By virtue of this relationship, ACP GP may be deemed to share voting and dispositive power with respect to the shares of common stock held by NM Co-Invest. Each of ACP GP and NM Co-Invest expressly disclaims beneficial ownership of any such securities, except to the extent of its pecuniary interest therein.
Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC By: /s/ Ben Silbert 05/23/2012
Avista Capital Partners, L.P. By: Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC, its General Partner By: /s/ Ben Silbert 05/23/2012
Avista Capital Partners (Offshore), LP By: Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC, its General Partner By: /s/ Ben Silbert 05/23/2012
Navilyst Medical Co-Invest, LLC By: Avista Capital Partners GP, LLC, its Manager By: /s/ Ben Silbert 05/23/2012
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