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): August 5, 2021
ASSERTIO HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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100 S. Saunders Road, Suite 300, Lake Forest, IL 60045
(Address of Principal Executive Offices; Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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, $0.0001 par value||ASRT||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On August 5, 2021, Assertio Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2021. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
The information in Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The information contained herein shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission made by the Company, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
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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.
|ASSERTIO HOLDINGS, INC.|
|Date: August 5, 2021||By:||/s/ Daniel A. Peisert|
|Daniel A. Peisert|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|