Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Restructuring and Other Charges

Restructuring and Other Charges
3 Months Ended
Apr. 02, 2022
Restructuring and Related Activities [Abstract]  
Restructuring and Other Charges
Note 5 : Restructuring and Other Charges
Three Months Ended
(In Millions) Apr 2, 2022 Mar 27, 2021
Employee severance and benefit arrangements $ $
Litigation charges and other (1,216) 2,203 
Total restructuring and other charges $ (1,211) $ 2,209 
Litigation charges and other includes $1.2 billion in the first quarter of 2022 from the annulled penalty related to an EC fine that was recorded and paid in 2009, and a charge of $2.2 billion in the first quarter of 2021 related to the VLSI litigation. These are recorded as a Corporate benefit and charge, respectively, in the "all other" category presented in "Note 2: Operating Segments" within Notes to Consolidated Condensed Financial Statements. Refer to "Note 12: Contingencies" within Notes to Consolidated Condensed Financial Statements for further information on legal proceedings related to the EC fine and the VLSI litigation.