SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 27, 2020
Onconova Therapeutics, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
of Incorporation or Organization)
375 Pheasant Run
Newtown, PA 18940
(Address, Including Zip Code, and Telephone Number, Including Area Code, of Registrant’s Principal Executive
(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:
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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, par value $.01 per share||ONTX||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Common Stock Warrants||ONTXW||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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 ¨
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(b) On August 27, 2020, Michael B. Hoffman and E. Premkumar Reddy, Ph.D. resigned from their positions on the Board of Directors of Onconova Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”). These resignations are not a result of any dispute or disagreement with the Company
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On August 28, 2020, the Board of Directors of the Company elected James J. Marino, JD, MBA, as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: August 31, 2020||Onconova Therapeutics, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ MARK GUERIN|
|Name: Mark Guerin|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|