UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  June 1, 2020

 

 

Iterum Therapeutics plc

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Ireland    001-38503    98-1283148

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  

(Commission

File Number)

  

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

Block 2 Floor 3, Harcourt Centre,

Harcourt Street,

Dublin 2, Ireland

   Not Applicable
(Address of principal executive offices)    (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:  +353 1 903 8920

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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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

Ordinary Shares, par value $0.01 per share    ITRM    The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

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).

Emerging growth company  ☒

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☒

 

 

 


Item 8.01.

Other Events.

On June 1, 2020, the Company issued a press release announcing topline results for its Phase 3 clinical trial of oral and IV sulopenem in complicated urinary tract infection, including that the clinical trial did not meet its primary endpoint, and that the Company is evaluating its corporate, strategic and financial alternatives.

The full text of the press release issued in connection with this announcement is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.

 

Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)

Exhibits

 

Exhibit No.

  

Description

99.1    Press Release, dated June 1, 2020, of Iterum Therapeutics plc


SIGNATURE

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.

 

 

Iterum Therapeutics plc

Dated:  June 2, 2020

 
 

By: 

 

/s/  Corey N. Fishman

   

Corey N. Fishman

   

Chief Executive Officer

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