|TEV||-1||TEV/EBIT||0||TTM 2019-10-31, in MM, except price, ratios|
|Item 5.07. Submission of Matters To A Vote of Security Holders.|
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 (Date of earliest event reported): January 29, 2020
PURE BIOSCIENCE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
9669 Hermosa Avenue
Rancho Cucamonga, California
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (619) 596-8600
(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: None
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2). 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 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Company held its Annual Meeting (the “Annual Meeting”) on January 29, 2020. Of the 79,994,402 shares of the Company’s common stock outstanding as of the record date, 57,912,361 shares, or 72.4%, were represented at the Annual Meeting either in person or by proxy.
A description of each matter voted upon at the Annual Meeting is described in detail in the Proxy Statement. The number of votes cast “For” and “Withheld” and “Against” and the number of “Abstentions” and “Broker Non-Votes” with respect to each matter voted upon are set forth below.
(1) Election of Directors. The Company’s stockholders elected each of Tom Y. Lee, CPA, Ivan Chen and Dale Okuno, with the approval of 98.86%, 98.67%, and 99.32%, of the votes cast, respectively, to hold office until next year’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their respective successors are elected and qualified. The following table shows the tabulation of the votes cast For and Withheld with respect to the election of each of the director nominees as well as the Broker Non-Votes submitted for each director nominee:
|Tom Y. Lee, CPA||39,611,202||458,513||17,842,646|
(2) Ratification of Auditors. The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of Weinberg & Company, P.A., with the approval of 99.72% of the votes cast, as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending July 31, 2020. The following table shows the tabulation of the votes cast For and Against this proposal as well as the Abstentions submitted on this proposal:
(3) Executive Compensation. The Company’s stockholders, on a non-binding, advisory basis, approved the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers, with the approval of 98.95% of the votes cast, as disclosed in the Proxy Statement. The following table shows the tabulation of the votes cast For and Against this proposal as well as the Abstentions and Broker-Non Votes submitted on this proposal:
(4) Frequency of the Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation. The Company’s stockholders, on a non-binding, advisory basis, approved the frequency of the vote on executive compensation of the Company’s named executive officers of 1 year, with the approval of 98.91% of the votes cast, as disclosed in the Proxy Statement. The following table shows the number of votes cast for each frequency and the number of abstentions:
No other items were presented for stockholder approval at the Annual Meeting.
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.
|PURE BIOSCIENCE, INC.|
|Dated: February 4, 2020||By:||/s/ Tom Y. Lee|
|Tom Y. Lee|
|Chief Executive Officer|