8-K 1 alsius_8k-070908.htm ALSIUS CORPORATION alsius_8k-070908.htm


United States
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington, DC 20549

Current Report
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report  (Date of earliest event reported)  July 9, 2008
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

15770 Laguna Canyon Road, Suite 150, Irvine, California  92618

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)                           (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (949) 453-0150


(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

         Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

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Item 5.02                      Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Alsius Corporation (the "Company") is filing this report on Form 8-K to report the following event under the applicable subsection of Item 5.02 identified below:

(b)           On July 9, 2008, Brett Scott, the Company's Chief Financial Officer, indicated that he will resign from the Company, effective August 8, 2008, to pursue other interests.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated:   July 15, 2008
/s/ William J. Worthen  
    Name: William J. Worthen   
    Title: President and Chief Executive Officer