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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) May 26, 2022

 

Lightwave Logic, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

         
Nevada   001-40766   82-0497368

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

 

369 Inverness Parkway, Suite 350, Englewood, CO 80112

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)

 

(720) 340-4949

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

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:

 

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 $0.001 per share   LWLG   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

 

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 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”) of Lightwave Logic, Inc. (the “Company”) was held on May 26, 2022. As of the close of business on April 14, 2022, the Company had outstanding 111,388,924 shares of common stock, of which 42,349,299 shares were represented at the meeting by proxy and in person; accordingly, a quorum was constituted. The matters voted upon and the final results of the voting were as follows:

 

Proposal 1:  Election of Directors

 

The following persons were elected to the Board of Directors to serve until the 2025 Annual Meeting of Shareholders or until their successors have been duly elected or appointed and qualified:

 

Name

Votes

For

Votes

Withheld

 

Abstain

Broker

Non-votes

Dr. Michael S. Lebby 23,517,446 59,568 - 18,772,285
Mr. Ronald A. Bucchi 21,409,940 2,167,074 - 18,772,285
Dr. Craig Ciesla 22,311,559 1,265,455 - 18,772,285

 

Proposal 2:  Ratification of the appointment of Morison Cogen LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for fiscal year 2022

 

The following votes were cast with respect to Proposal 2.  The proposal was approved.

 

For Against Abstain

Broker

Non-votes

41,922,341 104,504 322,454 -

  

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

Exhibit
No.
  Description
   
104   Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)

 

 
 

 

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.

  

LIGHTWAVE LOGIC, INC.  
     
By: /s/ James S. Marcelli  
Name:     James S. Marcelli  
Title: President  

 

Dated: May 31, 2022 

 

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