Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS INC (Form: 4, Received: 06/11/2018 16:33:26)
FORM 4
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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Sanofi
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS INC [ REGN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

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

54 RUE LA BOETIE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

6/8/2018
(Street)

PARIS, I0 75008
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. 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 Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock   6/8/2018     S (1)    121601   D $309.3057   23758936   I   See note   (2)

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Private sale to the Issuer pursuant to the letter agreement entered into with the Issuer on January 7, 2018 and filed on January 9, 2018 by the Reporting Person as Exhibit 99.4 to the Amendment No. 13 to its statement on Schedule 13D.
(2)  Indirectly owned through (a) sanofi-aventis Amerique du Nord, a direct, wholly-owned subsidiary of Sanofi ("SAAN"), and (b) Aventisub LLC ("Aventis"), formerly known as Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc., an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of SAAN. After giving effect to the dispositions reported on this Form 4, the number of shares beneficially owned directly by SAAN and Aventis was 20,959,384 shares and 2,799,552 shares, respectively. Pursuant to the Amended and Restated Investor Agreement, dated as of January 11, 2014, by and among Sanofi, SAAN, sanofi-aventis US LLC, Aventis (collectively, the "Sanofi Parties") and the Issuer, the Sanofi Parties have agreed to vote their respective shares of the Issuer, subject to specified exceptions, in accordance with the recommendation of the Issuer's Board of Directors.

Remarks:
Exhibit 24 - Power of Attorney (incorporated herein by reference to Exhibit 24 to Form 4 filed by the Reporting Person with the SEC on February 3, 2016, with respect to Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.).

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Sanofi
54 RUE LA BOETIE
PARIS, I0 75008

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Signatures
/s/ Alexandra Roger, Attorney-in-fact 6/11/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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