THE CORPORATE LIBRARY

Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

Altera Corporation (ALTR)

4/3/2006 Proxy Information

No related party transactions or special transactions reported for this company. Director relationships marked "Outside Related" at this firm will most often be former executives of the company. Additional information regarding these relationships will be added during our regular updates.

4/7/2005 Proxy Information

Paul Newhagen, a founder of Altera Corporation and in March 1998, retired from his position as Vice President, Administration, a position he had held at Altera since December 1994. From June 1993 to November 1994, he served as a consultant to Altera and from 1983 to 1993, was Chief Financial Officer and held various other management positions with Altera, including Vice President of Finance and Administration and Secretary.

4/8/2004 Proxy Information

Paul Newhagen, a founder of Altera Corporation and in March 1998, retired from his position as Vice President, Administration, a position he had held at Altera since December 1994. From June 1993 to November 1994, he served as a consultant to Altera and from 1983 to 1993, was Chief Financial Officer and held various other management positions with Altera, including Vice President of Finance and Administration and Secretary.

Rodney Smith served as Chairman of Altera Corporation from November 1983 to May 2003 and was President and Chief Executive Officer from November 1983 until November 2000.

3/25/2003 Proxy Information

Paul Newhagen, a founder of Altera Corporation and in March 1998, retired from his position as Vice President, Administration, a position he had held at Altera since December 1994. From June 1993 to November 1994, he served as a consultant to Altera and from 1983 to 1993, was Chief Financial Officer and held various other management positions with Altera, including Vice President of Finance and Administration and Secretary.

Rodney Smith served as Chairman of Altera Corporation from November 1983 to May 2003 and was President and Chief Executive Officer from November 1983 until November 2000.