Apple Inc.
APPLE INC (Form: 3, Received: 09/04/2012 21:55:27)
FORM 3
        
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

FEDERIGHI CRAIG

2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
8/24/2012 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

APPLE INC [AAPL]

(Last)        (First)        (Middle)

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4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                            _____ 10% Owner
___ X ___ Officer (give title below)          _____ Other (specify below)
Senior Vice President /

(Street)

CUPERTINO, CA 95014       

(City)              (State)              (Zip)
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 

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   8093   D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YYYY)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: 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
Restricted Stock Unit     (1)   (1) Common Stock   75000     (2) D    
Restricted Stock Unit     (3)   (3) Common Stock   3750     (2) D    
Restricted Stock Unit     (4)   (4) Common Stock   6250     (2) D    
Restricted Stock Unit     (5)   (5) Common Stock   7500     (2) D    
Restricted Stock Unit     (6)   (6) Common Stock   43750     (2) D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  This restricted stock unit award was granted August 23, 2012 and vests as to 25,000 units on each of December 23, 2013, April 23, 2015 and August 23, 2016.
( 2)  Each restricted stock unit represents the right to receive, at settlement, one (1) share of common stock.
( 3)  This restricted stock unit award was granted September 26, 2009 and vests 12.5% in semi-annual installments over a four year period.
( 4)  This restricted stock unit award was granted October 5, 2010 and vests 12.5% in semi-annual installments over a four year period.
( 5)  This restricted stock unit award was granted June 5, 2009 and vests 12.5% in semi-annual installments over a four year period.
( 6)  This restricted stock unit award was granted September 2, 2011 and vests 12.5% in semi-annual installments over a four year period.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
FEDERIGHI CRAIG
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CUPERTINO, CA 95014


Senior Vice President

Signatures
/s/ Gene D. Levoff, Attorney-in-fact for Craig M. Federighi 9/4/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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