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): August 17, 2020

 

RASNA THERAPEUTICS, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

Nevada   333- 191083   39-2080103

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification No.)

 

420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 2525, New York, NY   10170
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 646-396-4087

 

 

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

Copies to:

Jeffrey Fessler, Esq.

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

30 Rockefeller Plaza

New York, New York 10112

Telephone: (212) 653-8700

Facsimile: (212) 653-8701

 

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)

 

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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 ☐

 

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. ☐

 

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which
registered
         

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

On August 17, 2020, Rasna Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) terminated the consulting agreement it had with Tiziano Lazzaretti, the Company’s CFO, effective July 31, 2020. The Company appointed Keeren Shah as its Finance Director on August 17, 2020, effective July 31, 2020.

 

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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 thereunto duly authorized.

 

Date: August 18, 2020

 

  RASNA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
     
  By:  /s/  Keeren Shah
    Name:  Keeren Shah
    Title:    Finance Director

 

 

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