SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Date of Report: February 18, 2021
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Item 5.02. DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS.
|(e)||Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
Executive Officer Equity Awards. On February 18, 2021, the Compensation Committee and Board of Directors approved stock option awards to certain of our executive officers under the Company’s 2012 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended, consisting of an annual grant (“Annual Award”) to our Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Alan Joslyn, our Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Michael Sullivan, and our Senior Vice President of Discovery Research, Dr. Martin Handfield. The Annual Award is subject to time-based vesting in equal annual installments over a three-year period on the first, second and third anniversaries of the date of grant, to purchase 400,000, 250,000 and 220,000 shares of Company common stock, respectively, at an exercise price of $1.20 per share, the closing price of the Company’s common stock on the grant date, February 18, 2021. The stock option awards are subject to the standard terms and conditions of the Company’s form of stock option agreement which includes, as applicable, earlier vesting upon a change in control of the Company.
In accordance with the requirements of the Exchange Act, the registrant caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized on this 19th day of February, 2021.
|BY:||/s/ Michael Sullivan|
|Chief Financial Officer|