Current Report Filing (8-k)

Date : 09/24/2019 @ 1:52PM
Source : Edgar (US Regulatory)
Stock : Acorda Therapeutics Inc (ACOR)
Quote : 1.69  0.0 (0.00%) @ 10:59AM

Current Report Filing (8-k)

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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): September 24, 2019

 

Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)

 

 

Delaware

001-31938

13-3831168

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

 

 

 

420 Saw Mill River Road,

Ardsley, NY

 

10502

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

 

(Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (914) 347-4300

Not Applicable

(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 Instructions A.2. below):

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

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 $0.01)

 

ACOR

 

Nasdaq Global 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 8.01Other Events

 

On September 24, 2019, Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted Marketing Authorization for Inbrija 33 mg inhalation powder, hard capsules. Inbrija is indicated for the intermittent treatment of episodic motor fluctuations (OFF episodes) in adult patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) treated with a levodopa/dopa-decarboxylase inhibitor. The Marketing Authorization approves Inbrija for use in the 28 countries of the European Union, as well as Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein.

 

The Company had previously received a positive opinion recommending Inbrija’s approval by the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) on July 26, 2019.

 

Inbrija was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on December 21, 2018 for the intermittent treatment of OFF episodes (also known as OFF periods) in people with Parkinson’s disease treated with carbidopa/levodopa.


 


 

 

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.

 

 

 

Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.

 

 

 

September 24, 2019

By:

/s/ David Lawrence

 

 

Name: David Lawrence

 

 

Title: Chief, Business Operations and Principal Accounting Officer

 

 

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