SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Serafini-Lamanna Tony

(Last) (First) (Middle)
3471 RIVER HILLS DRIVE

(Street)
CINCINNATI OH 45244

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
05/18/2020
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
MERIDIAN BIOSCIENCE INC [ VIVO ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
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5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
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 Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 21,020 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Option (Right to Buy) (1) 04/30/2028 Common Stock 10,000 14.6 D
Stock Option (Right to Buy) (2) 03/26/2030 Common Stock 4,000 6.97 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. These non-qualified options were awarded under the 2012 Stock Incentive Plan and vest in full (100%) on 4/30/2022.
2. These non-qualified options were awarded under the 2012 Stock Incentive Plan and vest in full (100%) on 3/26/2023.
/s/ Bryan T. Baldasare, as Attorney-in-Fact for Tony Serafini-Lamanna 05/21/2020
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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