SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

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*
LAMBERT DAVID S

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED
2355 WEST CHANDLER BOULEVARD

(Street)
CHANDLER AZ 85224-6199

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY INC [ MCHP ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
VP, Fab Operations
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
02/11/2013
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
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 Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 02/11/2013 M 7,568 A $26.14 216,143 (1) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (1)
Common Stock 02/11/2013 M 28,000 A $27.05 244,143 (2) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (2)
Common Stock 02/11/2013 M 2,000 A $27.05 246,143 (3) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (3)
Common Stock 02/11/2013 M 10,000 A $26.25 256,143 (4) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (4)
Common Stock 02/11/2013 M 28,000 A $25.29 284,143 (5) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (5)
Common Stock 02/11/2013 S 75,568 D $36.3097 208,575 (6) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (6)
Common Stock 02/12/2013 G V 1,000 D $36.62 207,575 (7) I Shares held Directly and Indirectly, by Trust and by Reporting Person's Children. (7)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Common Stock Option (Right to Buy) $26.14 02/11/2013 M 7,568 10/09/2004 10/09/2013 Common Stock 7,568 $0 0 D
Common Stock Option (Right to Buy) $27.05 02/11/2013 M 28,000 03/31/2008 04/01/2014 Common Stock 28,000 $0 0 D
Common Stock Option (Right to Buy) $27.05 02/11/2013 M 2,000 03/31/2007 04/01/2014 Common Stock 2,000 $0 0 D
Common Stock Option (Right to Buy) $26.25 02/11/2013 M 10,000 07/21/2005 07/21/2014 Common Stock 10,000 $0 0 D
Common Stock Option (Right to Buy) $25.29 02/11/2013 M 28,000 03/31/2009 04/01/2015 Common Stock 28,000 $0 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Of the 216,143 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 204,671 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
2. Of the 244,143 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 232,671 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
3. Of the 246,143 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 234,671 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
4. Of the 256,143 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 244,671 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
5. Of the 284,143 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 272,671 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
6. Of the 208,575 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 197,103 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
7. Of the 207,575 shares held, 8,683 shares were held Directly; 196,103 shares were held by Trust; 1,339 shares were held by Reporting person's sons; and 1,450 shares were held by Reporting Person's daughters.
Remarks:
Deborah L. Wussler, as Attorney-in-Fact 02/12/2013
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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