Beautifully engraved Certificate from the Covad Communications
in 2001. This historic document was printed by the United States Banknote Company and has an
ornate border around it with a vignette of the company's logo. This item has the printed signatures of the company's officers.
On August 15, 2001, Covad Communications Group, Inc. (OTCBB: COVD), the parent company of Covad Communications Company, announced that it has filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Federal bankruptcy code in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, as part of a voluntary, pre-negotiated plan to eliminate Covad's $1.4 billion in debt.
Covad is a leading national broadband service provider of high-speed Internet and network access utilizing Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) technology. It offers DSL, IP and dial-up services through Internet Service Providers, telecommunications carriers, enterprises, affinity groups, PC OEMs and ASPs to small and medium-sized businesses and home users. Covad services are currently available across the United States in 94 of the top Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs). Covad's network currently covers more than 40 million homes and business and reaches approximately 40 to 45 percent of all US homes and businesses. Corporate headquarters is located at 4250 Burton Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054. Telephone: 1-800-GO-COVAD. Web Site: www.covad.com.