8-K 1 form8k11577002_08142020.htm

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): August 14, 2020

 

PLx Pharma Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
     
Delaware 001-36351 46-4995704
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
(Commission
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
     
9 Fishers Lane, Suite E, Sparta, New Jersey 07871
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (973) 409-6541

 

 
(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report)

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of Each Class Trading Symbol(s) Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered
Common Stock, $0.001 par value PLXP The NASDAQ Capital Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company ☐

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐

 

 

Item 2.02Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

 

On August 14, 2020, PLx Pharma Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2020. The Company’s press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

 

The information furnished by the Company pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”). or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any Company filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.

 

Item 5.08Shareholder Director Nominations.

 

The Company expects to hold its 2020 annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on November 10, 2020. The time and location of the Annual Meeting will be as set forth in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Annual Meeting to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Pursuant to the Company’s amended and restated bylaws (the “Bylaws”), stockholders seeking to bring business before the Annual Meeting or to nominate candidates for election as directors at the Annual Meeting must deliver such proposals or nominations to the principal executive offices of the Company, at 9 Fishers Lane, Suite E, Sparta, New Jersey 07871, Attention: Secretary, not later than August 24, 2020. Any stockholder proposal or director nomination must also comply with the requirements of Delaware law, the rules and regulations promulgated by the SEC and the Bylaws, as applicable.

 

Item 7.01Regulation FD Disclosure.

 

On August 14, 2020, the Company announced in its press release that it is targeting a launch of both VAZALORE 325 mg and 81 mg dose strengths during the third quarter of 2021, assuming FDA approval, adequate capital funding and no COVID-related delays. This update to the Company’s proposed launch timeline is included in the Company’s updated Corporate Presentation, available on the Company’s website under the Investor Relations tab.

 

The information furnished by the Company pursuant to this Item 7.01 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any Company filing under the Securities Act or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.

 

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d) Exhibits  
     
  Exhibit No. Description
     
  99.1 Press Release, dated August 14, 2020.

 

 

 

SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

 

  PLX PHARMA INC.  
     
         
Dated: August 14, 2020 By: /s/ Natasha Giordano  
    Name:   Natasha Giordano  
    Title:  President and Chief Executive Officer  

 

 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

  Exhibit No. Description
     
  99.1 Press Release, dated August 14, 2020.