Cubist Pharmaceuticals 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 5, 2012
CUBIST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
65 Hayden Avenue, Lexington, Massachusetts 02421
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (781) 860-8660
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Cubist) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 7, 2012 (the Annual Meeting). At the Annual Meeting, Cubists stockholders elected Kenneth Bate, Nancy Hutson, Leon Moulder, Jr. and Martin Soeters as Class I directors to hold office until Cubists 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their respective successors have been duly elected and qualified. The results of the stockholders votes with respect to the election of such Class I directors were as follows:
In addition, at the Annual Meeting, Cubists stockholders voted upon the following proposals: (1) a non-binding, advisory vote on the compensation paid to Cubists named executive officers in 2011, (2) the approval of Cubists 2012 Equity Incentive Plan, and (3) the ratification of the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Cubists independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012. The results of the stockholders votes with respect to these three proposals were as follows:
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On June 5, 2012, Cubist issued a press release announcing it will host a live webcast in conjunction with its Investor Day on Monday, June 11, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. EDT at NASDAQ. The press release has been furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The information in Item 7.01 of this Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1) shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
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.