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): October 28, 2021
ARMATA PHARMACEUTICALS, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
4503 Glencoe Avenue, Marina del Rey, California
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (310) 655-2928
(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||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common stock, $0.01 par value||ARMP||NYSE American|
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).
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On October 28, 2021, Armata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a lease agreement (the “Lease Agreement”) with 5005 McConnell Avenue, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “Landlord”), for a term of 16 years, pursuant to which the Company will have approximately 56,300 square feet of rentable space located at 5005 McConnell Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90066 (the “Premises”). Effective as of May 1, 2022, the Company will pay a monthly rent of $236,460.00 to the Landlord in connection with the Premises for the first twelve months, subject to rent abatement and yearly increases as specified in the Lease Agreement.
The foregoing description of the Lease Agreement does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to Exhibit 10.1, which is hereby incorporated herein and may be amended from time to time.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 2, 2021, the Company issued a press release pertaining to the Lease Agreement. The full text of the press release issued in connection with this announcement is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|10.1*||Lease Agreement, dated October 28, 2021, by and between Armata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and 5005 McConnell Avenue, LLC.|
|99.1||Press Release, dated November 2, 2021.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within Inline XBRL document).|
|*||The exhibits to the Lease Agreement have been omitted from this filing pursuant to Item 601(a)(5) of Regulation S-K. The Company will furnish copies of any such exhibits to the Securities and Exchange Commission upon request.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Armata Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
|Dated: November 2, 2021|
|By:||/s/ Steve R. Martin|
|Steve R. Martin|
|Chief Executive Officer|