SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 6, 2021
180 LIFE SCIENCES CORP.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer|
3000 El Camino Real, Bldg. 4, Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (650) 507-0669
830 Menlo Avenue, Suite 100
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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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 $0.0001 per share||ATNF||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
|Warrants to purchase shares of Common Stock||ATNFW||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
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Item 3.01. Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing.
As previously disclosed in the Current Report on Form 8-K, filed by 180 Life Sciences Corp. (the “Company”) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) on January 6, 2021, the Listing Qualifications Department of the Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC (“Nasdaq”) notified the Company that it did not comply with the independent director and audit committee requirements for continued listing on The Nasdaq Capital Market set forth in Listing Rules 5605(b)(1) and 5605(c)(2) (the “Rules”), respectively. Nasdaq provided the Company 45 days, or until February 19, 2021, to submit to Nasdaq a plan detailing how the Company intended to regain compliance with the rules. The Company timely submitted such plan and Nasdaq granted the Company an extension until June 30, 2021 to regain compliance with the Continued Listing Rules.
On July 6, 2021, based on the appointments of Pamela G. Marrone to the Company’s Board of Directors and Francis Kneuttel II to the Company’s Board of Directors and audit committee, as detailed in the Current Reports on Form 8-K filed by the Company with the Commission on June 28, 2021 and June 10, 2021, Nasdaq provided written notice to the Company that it has determined that the Company complies with the Rules, and this matter is now closed.
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: July 12, 2021
|180 LIFE SCIENCES CORP.|
|By:||/s/ James N. Woody, M.D., Ph.D.|
|Name: James N. Woody, M.D., Ph.D.|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|