AUPH Aurinia Pharmaceuticals
Filed: 6 May 21, 4:08pm
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): May 6, 2021
Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File No.)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
#1203-4464 Markham Street
Victoria, British Columbia
(Address and telephone number of registrant's principal executive offices)
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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 Shares, without par value||AUPH||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Common Shares, without par value||AUP||Toronto Stock Exchange|
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 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On May 6, 2021, Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Aurinia") issued a press release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K and the exhibit hereto are being furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02 and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. In addition, the information included in this Current Report on Form 8-K and the exhibit hereto, that is furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02 shall not be incorporated by reference in any of Aurinia's filings under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (the cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the Inline XBRL document)|
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: May 6, 2021
|AURINIA PHARMACEUTICALS INC.|
|By:||/s/ Joseph Miller|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|