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Lam Research Corporation (LRCX)

10/7/2005 Proxy Information

No related party transactions or special relationships 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.

10/14/2004 Proxy Information

In fiscal 2001, the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer, Stephen G. Newberry, signed a promissory note with the Company entitling him to borrow up to $1,000,000 from the Company at 6.75% simple interest. The loan was secured by a mortgage on Mr. Newberry’s personal residence and was repayable, in full, together with accrued interest, no later than May 8, 2005. As of the beginning of fiscal 2004 (June 30, 2003), Mr. Newberry had been advanced $1,000,000 against the promissory note. During the fiscal quarter ended December 28, 2003, Mr. Newberry repaid the entire principal amount plus all accrued interest thereon.

Ms. Johnson served as Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Lam Research Corporation from 1997 until June 2004.

10/14/2003 Proxy Information

In May 2001, Stephen G. Newberry signed a promissory note with the Company entitling him to borrow up to $1,000,000 from the Company at 6.75% simple interest. The loan is secured by a mortgage on Mr. Newberry’s personal residence and is repayable, in full, together with accrued interest, no later than May 8, 2005. As of June 29, 2003, Mr. Newberry had been advanced $1,000,000 against that promissory note, of which $1,000,000 of principal, plus interest, remains outstanding as of September 12, 2003.