VRUS Verus International
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): January 19, 2021
VERUS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
9841 Washingtonian Boulevard, #390
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(Address of principal executive offices) (zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None.
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On January 13, 2021, Verus International, Inc. (the “Company”) issued and sold a convertible promissory note to an accredited investor in the principal amount of $88,000 (including a $4,000 original issuance discount) (the “Note”). The closing of the transaction contemplated by the Securities Purchase Agreement occurred on January 19, 2021, the date the Company received net proceeds in the amount of $80,000 as a result of $4,000 being paid to reimburse the accredited investor for legal fees incurred with respect to this Note.
The Note matures on January 13, 2022, bears interest at a rate of 8% per annum (increasing to 24% per annum upon the occurrence of an Event of Default (as defined in the Note)) and is convertible into shares of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.000001 per share, at a conversion price as specified in the Note, subject to adjustment. The Note may be prepaid by the Company at any time prior to the 180th day after the issuance date of the Note with certain prepayment amounts as set forth therein.
The foregoing description of the Securities Purchase Agreement and the Note does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the form of those documents, which are attached as Exhibits 10.1 and 10.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, and are hereby incorporated herein by reference.
Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
Reference is made to the disclosure under Item 1.01 above which is hereby incorporated in this Item 2.03 by reference.
Item 3.02 Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities.
Reference is made to the disclosure under Item 1.01 above which is hereby incorporated in this Item 3.02 by reference.
The Note has not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the securities laws of any state, and was offered and issued in reliance on the exemption from registration requirements under the Securities Act afforded by Section 4(a)(2) thereof.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|10.1||Form of Securities Purchase Agreement|
|10.2||Form of Note|
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.
|Verus International, Inc.|
|Dated: January 25, 2021||/s/ Anshu Bhatnagar|
|Chief Executive Officer|