NBY Novabay Pharmaceuticals
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of earliest event reported: February 4, 2021
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
2000 Powell Street, Suite 1150, Emeryville, CA 94608
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
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Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share
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Item 1.02 Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement.
On February 4, 2021, NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Company”) terminated its Services Agreement, dated May 13, 2020, with TLF Bio Innovation Lab, LLC (“TLF Bio Innovation”), as amended by the First Amendment, dated September 4, 2020 (collectively, the “Agreement”), the terms of which were previously disclosed in the Company’s Current Reports on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on May 18, 2020 and September 10, 2020.
Pursuant to the Agreement, TLF Bio Innovation was to act as the manager for the market relaunch of the Company’s OTC product CelleRx as a lifestyle hygiene product. With the relaunch now complete, the Company will transition to other advisors who specialize in the further commercialization of the product.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On February 8, 2021, the Company issued a press release containing a letter to the Company’s stockholders with an update on the Company’s operations, including in relation to the Company’s Avenova and CelleRx Clinical Reset product lines as well as potential expansion into new product lines. This press release containing the letter to stockholders is attached as Exhibit 99.1, which is incorporated by reference.
The information contained in this Item 7.01 of this Current Report shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing. The furnishing of the information in this Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is not intended to, and does not, constitute a representation that such furnishing is required by Regulation FD or that the information contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K constitutes material investor information that is not otherwise publicly available.
The SEC encourages registrants to disclose forward-looking information so that investors can better understand the future prospects of a registrant and make informed investment decisions. This Item 7.01 of the Current Report on Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 may contain these types of statements, which are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and which involve risks, uncertainties and reflect the Company’s judgment as of the date of this Current Report on Form 8-K. These statements are subject to inherent uncertainties and risks that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated at the date of this Current Report on Form 8-K. Investors are cautioned not to rely unduly on forward-looking statements when evaluating the information presented within.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, dated February 8, 2021|
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.
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
/s/ Justin Hall
Chief Executive Officer and General Counsel
Dated: February 8, 2021