Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP /DE/ (Form: 3, Received: 06/27/2017 18:33:46)
FORM 3
        
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

MCCRANIE J DANIEL

2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
6/26/2017 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP /DE/ [CY]

(Last)        (First)        (Middle)

198 CHAMPION COURT

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

__ X __ Director                            _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)          _____ Other (specify below)

(Street)

SAN JOSE, CA 95134       

(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   25000   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

Explanation of Responses:

Remarks:
According to preliminary voting tabulations, the Reporting Person was elected to the Issuer's board of directors at the Issuer's annual meeting of stockholders held on June 20, 2017. The final voting results for the Issuer's annual meeting of stockholders were certified by the inspector of election for the meeting on June 26, 2017.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
MCCRANIE J DANIEL
198 CHAMPION COURT
SAN JOSE, CA 95134
X



Signatures
/s/ Pamela Tondreau, attorney in fact 6/27/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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EXHIBIT 24

CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION



POWER OF ATTORNEY

Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints
each of Pamela L. Tondreau, Thad Trent, Paul Dutton, Celeste Angelich, Jaime
Nguyen and Roberto Hernandez, signing singly, the undersigned's true and lawful
attorney-in-fact, to:

1.      Execute and deliver for and on behalf of the undersigned, the Form ID
(Uniform Application for Access Codes to File on EDGAR) and any amendments or
renewals thereto;

2.      Execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned's capacity
as an officer and/or director of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (the
Company), any reports or forms, including but not limited to Forms 3, 4, and 5,
in accordance with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the
rules thereunder;

3.      Do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned which
may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such reports or forms,
complete and execute any amendment or amendments thereto, and timely file such
reports or forms with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and
any stock exchange or similar authority;

4.      Seek or obtain, as my representative and on my behalf, information concerning
transactions in or with respect to the Company's securities from any third
party, including brokers, employee benefit plan administrators and trustees,
knowing that I hereby authorize any such person to release any such information
to the attorney-in fact and approve any such release of information; and

5.      Take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the foregoing
which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the
best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it being understood
that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the
undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall
contain such terms and conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in such
attorney-in-fact's discretion.

The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite,
necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and powers
herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or
could do if personally present, with full power of substitution or revocation,
hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact, or such
attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause to be
done by virtue of this power of attorney and the rights and powers herein
granted.  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.

This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file any such reports or forms 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 foregoing attorneys-in-fact.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be
executed as of this 20th day of June 2017.


/s/ J Daniel McCranie
J DANIEL MCCRANIE