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*
Biskupski Jay

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O PEREGRINE SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
9380 CARROLL PARK DRIVE

(Street)
SAN DIEGO CA 92121

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
08/07/2012
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
PEREGRINE SEMICONDUCTOR CORP [ PSMI ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
08/07/2012
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
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)
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
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) (1) 04/14/2019 Common Stock 166,042 1.76 D
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) (2) 04/14/2019 Common Stock 55,347 1.76 D
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) (3) 07/22/2020 Common Stock 81,743 7.12 D
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy) (4) 10/25/2021 Common Stock 81,743 9.76 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Subject to continuous service, this option is immediately exercisable for all shares. Any shares acquired upon exercise of the option are subject to a right of repurchase at the original exercise price per share. The right of repurchase lapses with respect of 55,347 shares on February 9, 2010 and in equal daily installments over a 36-month period thereafter.
2. Subject to continuous service, this option is immediately exercisable for all shares. Any shares acquired upon exercise of the option are subject to a right of repurchase at the original exercise price per share. The right of repurchase lapses in successive equal daily installments from April 1, 2009 to February 9, 2011.
3. Subject to continuous service, the option is exercisable in successive equal daily installments over a 12-month period from April 1, 2013.
4. Subject to continuous service, the option is exercisable in 12 successive equal monthly installments from April 1, 2014.
By: /s/ Jay C. Biskupski 08/08/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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