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*
ABERLE DEREK K

(Last) (First) (Middle)
5775 MOREHOUSE DR.

(Street)
SAN DIEGO CA 92121-1714

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
09/16/2008
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
QUALCOMM INC/DE [ QCOM ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Executive Vice President
5. 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 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 100 D
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
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (1) 10/16/2013 Common Stock 1,000 22.44 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (1) 04/15/2014 Common Stock 4,920 33.02 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (1) 04/14/2015 Common Stock 10,500 33.57 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (1) 10/26/2016 Common Stock 48,000 37.99 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 10/25/2017 Common Stock 60,000 41.33 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 10/13/2015 Common Stock 30,000 41.7 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 10/14/2014 Common Stock 30,000 42.16 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 04/24/2018 Common Stock 62,000 43.24 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 04/26/2017 Common Stock 50,000 44.63 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (3) 12/14/2010 Common Stock 20,000 45.56 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 09/15/2018 Common Stock 180,000 47.92 D
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 04/13/2016 Common Stock 32,000 51.48 D
Phantom Stock Unit(4) (5) (6) Common Stock 2,444.345 1 I by Grantor Trust(4)
Explanation of Responses:
1. The options vest 10% on the six month anniversary of the date of grant and the remaining balance vests monthly thereafter, adjusted for any previously exercised options prior to becoming an affiliate. The option is fully vested five years after the date of grant.
2. The options vest 10% on the six month anniversary of the date of grant and the remaining balance vests monthly thereafter. The option is fully vested five years after the date of grant.
3. This option is fully vested.
4. The common stock issued under the terms of the Company's Executive Retirement Matching Contribution Plan, a tax conditioned plan, is exempt under Rule 16b-3. The shares are held in a grantor trust and stock is the only permissable form of distribution under the Plan.
5. The rights awarded under the Company's Executive Retirement Matching Contribution Plan will be eligible for distribution upon termination and vest according to the following schedule: 100% at age 65 with acceleration provisions (1) at the rate of 25% per year for each subsequent year of participation, (2) after the individual reaches age 61, or (3) if they have more than 10 years of service.
6. The rights awarded under the Company's Executive Retirement Matching Contribution Plan will be eligible for distribution upon termination.
By: Noreen E. Burns, Attorney-in-Fact For: Derek K. Aberle 09/18/2008
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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