ATHERSYS, INC 8-K 2014
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 15, 2014
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (216) 431-9900
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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:
Item 8.01. Other Events.
In connection with the issuance and sale of 5,000,000 shares of common stock, par value $0.001 per share (the Common Stock), of Athersys, Inc. (the Company) and warrants to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares of Common Stock by the Company, the Company is filing herewith the following exhibit to its Registration Statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-185991):
1. Opinion of Jones Day.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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: January 15, 2014