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): June 6, 2018
ADAMAS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
1900 Powell Street, Suite 750
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (510) 450-3500
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 6, 2018, Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). Set forth below is a brief description of each matter considered and voted upon at the Annual Meeting, together with the final tally of the number of votes cast for, against or withheld, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes as to each such matter, as applicable, including a separate tabulation with respect to each of the three directors. A more complete description of each matter is set forth in the Company’s Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 26, 2018.
Proposal No. 1 — Election of Directors
The Company’s stockholders elected the Class I director nominees below to the Company’s Board of Directors to hold office until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their successors are elected.
Class I Director Nominees
William W. Ericson
Martha J. Demski
Ivan Lieberburg, M.D., Ph.D.
Proposal No. 2 — Ratification of Selection of Independent Registered Accounting Firm
The Company’s stockholders ratified the selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.
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.
Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
June 6, 2018
/s/ Jennifer J. Rhodes
Jennifer J. Rhodes
Chief Business Officer and General Counsel