Apple
APPLE COMPUTER INC (Form: 3, Received: 07/11/2003 08:13:19)
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
                      

(Print or Type Responses)

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

SERLET BERTRAND

2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
7/7/2003 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

APPLE COMPUTER INC [AAPL]

(Last)        (First)        (Middle)

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)

                  

(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   3819   D  
 

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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
Employee Stock Option   8/4/2000   8/4/2008   Common Stock   648   $17.09375   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   8/4/2001   8/4/2008   Common Stock   40000   $17.09375   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   8/4/2002   8/4/2008   Common Stock   40000   $17.09375   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   7/6/2000   7/6/2009   Common Stock   25000   $23.6875   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   7/6/2001   7/6/2009   Common Stock   25000   $23.6875   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   7/6/2002   7/6/2009   Common Stock   25000   $23.6875   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   7/6/2003   7/6/2009   Common Stock   65000   $23.6875   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   3/14/2002   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   6/14/2002   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   9/14/2002   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   12/14/2002   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   3/14/2003   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   6/14/2003   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   9/14/2003   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   12/14/2003   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   3/14/2004   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   6/14/2004   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   9/14/2004   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   12/14/2004   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   3/14/2005   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   6/14/2005   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   9/14/2005   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4688   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   12/14/2005   12/14/2011   Common Stock   4687   $20.39   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   10/26/2001   10/26/2010   Common Stock   25000   $18.50   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   10/26/2002   10/26/2010   Common Stock   50000   $18.50   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   10/26/2003   10/26/2010   Common Stock   50000   $18.50   D  
 
Employee Stock Option   10/26/2004   10/26/2010   Common Stock   50000   $18.50   D  
 


Explanation of Responses:

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
SERLET BERTRAND

Senior Vice President

Signatures

Bertrand Serlet 7/9/2003
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

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POWER OF ATTORNEY The undersigned, as a Section 16 reporting person of Apple Computer, Inc. (the "Company"), hereby constitutes and appoints Nancy R. Heinen, Michelle A. LaVally and Elinora S. Mantovani, and each of them acting singly, the undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: 1.        complete and execute Forms 3, 4 and 5 and other forms and all amendments thereto as such attorney-in-fact shall in his or her discretion determine to be required or advisable pursuant to Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (as amended) and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, or any successor laws and regulations, as a consequence of the undersigned's ownership, acquisition or disposition of securities of the Company; and 2.        do all acts necessary in order to file such forms with the Securities and Exchange Commission, any securities exchange or national association, the Company and such other person or agency as the attorney-in-fact shall deem appropriate. The undersigned hereby ratifies and confirms all that said attorneys-in-fact and agents shall do or cause to be done by virtue hereof. The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (as amended). This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4, and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the Company and the foregoing attorneys-in-fact. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be executed as of this 8th day of July, 2003 Signature: /S/ Bertrand Serlet Print Name: Bertrand Serlet