FORM 4 [ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
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 * Moore John C 2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol STAAR SURGICAL CO [ STAA ] 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)__X__ Director                    _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)    _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)         (First)         (Middle)
25651 ATLANTIC OCEAN DRIVE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)
9/9/2020
(Street)
LAKE FOREST, CA 92630
(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  11/9/2020    M    5000  A $10.31  7117  D   
Common Stock  11/9/2020    M    10000  A $15.73  17117  D   
Common Stock  11/9/2020    M    1206  A $16.15  18323  D   
Common Stock  11/9/2020    D    16206  D $81.03 (1) 2117  D   
Common Stock  11/9/2020    D    14254  D $80.88 (2) 11387  I  By Family Trust 

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
Common Stock Options  $10.31  11/9/2020    M        5000   5/14/2013  5/13/2022  Common Stock  5000  $0.00  0  D   
Common Stock Options  $15.73  11/9/2020    M        10000   6/9/2015  6/8/2024  Common Stock  10000  $0.00  0  D   
Common Stock Options  $16.15  11/9/2020    M        1206   3/15/2019  3/14/2028  Common Stock  1206  $0.00  0  D   

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $80.00 to $82.16, inclusive.
(2)  The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $80.00 to $81.79, inclusive.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Moore John C
25651 ATLANTIC OCEAN DRIVE
LAKE FOREST, CA 92630
X



Signatures
/s/ Samuel Gesten as attorney-in-fact for Mr. John C. Moore 11/12/2020
**Signature of Reporting Person Date