UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, DC 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)

December 2, 2019

 

 

INTEC PHARMA LTD.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Israel 001-37521 N/A

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

 

 

12 Hartom St.

Har Hotzvim

   
  Jerusalem, Israel 9777512  
  (Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)  
 
+ 972-2-586-4657

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

(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   Name of each exchange
on which registered
Ordinary Shares, no, par value   NTEC   Nasdaq Capital Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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  x

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.  x

 

 

 

 

 

Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

 

On December 2, 2019, the shareholders of Intec Pharma Ltd. approved at the 2019 annual meeting of shareholders of the Company (the “Annual Meeting”) an amendment to its 2015 Equity Incentive Plan (the “2015 Plan”) to increase the number of ordinary shares authorized for issuance under the 2015 Plan by 1,000,000 ordinary shares.

 

A summary of the material features of the 2015 Plan is set forth in the Company’s definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 25, 2019 (the “Proxy Statement”).

 

Item 5.07.

 

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 

On December 2, 2019, the Company held its Annual Meeting. An aggregate of 14,181,648 ordinary shares, or 40.49% of the Company’s 35,019,479 total outstanding voting shares as of October 25, 2019, the record date for the Meeting, were present or voted at the Meeting, constituting a quorum. All proposals received the requisite level of approval by shareholders. A more complete and detailed description of each matter is set out in the Company’s Proxy Statement. 

 

Set forth below are the matters acted upon by the Company’s shareholders at the Annual Meeting and the final voting results on each such matter.

 

1.        Re-election of Dr. John W. Kozarich, Jeffrey A. Meckler, Anthony J. Maddaluna, Hila Karah, Dr. Roger J. Pomerantz and William B. Hayes to serve as a director of the Company to hold office until the close of the next annual general meeting: 

 

Nominee  For   Against   Abstain   Broker
Non-Votes
 
Dr. John W. Kozarich   2,974,314    164,126    33,706    11,009,502 
Jeffrey A. Meckler   2,980,564    162,126    29,456    11,009,502 
Anthony J. Maddaluna   2,870,517    267,793    33,836    11,009,502 
Hila Karah   2,864,492    273,818    33,836    11,009,502 
Dr. Roger J. Pomerantz   2,876,117    262,243    33,786    11,009,502 
William B. Hayes   2,986,235    152,125    33,786    11,009,502 

 

2.        Approval of the terms of Dr. Kozarich as Chairman of the Company:

 

For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Vote 
 2,822,150    267,749    82,247    11,009,502 

 

3.        Approval of an amendment to the Company’s 2015 Plan, to increase the aggregate number of ordinary shares authorized for issuance under the 2015 Plan by 1,000,000 ordinary shares:

 

For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Vote 
 2,710,013    409,013    53,120    11,009,502 

 

4.        Approval and ratification of the re-appointment of Kesselman & Kesselman, Certified Public Accountant (Isr.), independent registered public accounting firm, a member of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited as the independent auditors of the Company for the period ending at the close of the next annual general meeting:

 

For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Vote 
 12,638,546    1,113,912    429,190    0 

 

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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.

 

Date: December 2, 2019

  INTEC PHARMA LTD.
   
  By: /s/ Nir Sassi
    Nir Sassi
    Chief Financial Officer

 

 

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