HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries 10-K 2009
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Amendment No. 2
For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2007
For the transition period from to
Commission file number: 0-18980
HQ SUSTAINABLE MARITIME INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in our charter)
1511 Third Avenue, Suite 788,
Seattle, Washington 98101
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year,
if changed since last report)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:
Common Stock, Par Value $0.001 Per Share (Title of Class)
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is a well-known seasoned issuer, as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act. Yes ¨ No x
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is not required to file reports pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d) of the Exchange Act. Yes ¨ No x
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days. Yes x No ¨
Indicate by check mark if disclosure of delinquent filers pursuant to Item 405 of Regulation S-K is not contained herein, and will not be contained, to the best of registrants knowledge, in definitive proxy or information statements incorporated by reference in Part III of this Form 10-K or any amendment to this Form 10-K. ¨
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant has submitted electronically and posted on its corporate Web site, if any, every Interactive Data File required to be submitted and posted pursuant to Rule 405 of Regulation S-T (Section.232.405 of this chapter) during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to submit and post such files). Yes ¨ No ¨
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, or a non-accelerated filer. See definition of accelerated filer and large accelerated filer in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act.
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a shell company (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act). Yes ¨ No x
The aggregate market value of voting stock held by non-affiliates of the registrant on December 31, 2007 was approximately $78,210,000
State the number of shares outstanding of each of the issuers classes of equity securities, as of the latest practicable date: As at December 31, 2007, there were 11,511,317 shares of Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share issued and outstanding and 100,000 Series A preferred stock, $0.001 par value per share, issued outstanding.
This Amendment No. 2 on Form 10-K/A (this Amendment No. 2) to the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007 (the Annual Report) of HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc. (the Company), which was amended on Form 10-K/A on July 1, 2008, is being filed to revise the biography of Joseph I. Emas, Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company, under Item 10. Directors, Executive Officers, and Corporate Governance, and to revise the table under Item 12. Security Ownership Of Certain Beneficial Owners and Management and Related Stockholder Matters. Except as described above, no other changes have been made to the Annual Report, and this Amendment No. 2 does not amend or update any other information contained in the Annual Report.
The biography of Joseph I. Emas under Item 10. Directors, Executive Officers, and Corporate Governance has been revised as the following:
Joseph I. EmasIndependent non-executive DirectorMr. Emas has been a director since May 18, 2007. Mr. Emas is licensed to practice law in Florida, New Jersey and New York and has provided independent legal service on the Companys SEC periodical reports filings since August 17, 2005. Since 2001, Mr. Emas has been the senior partner of Joseph I. Emas, P.A. Mr. Emas specializes in securities regulation, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate law. Mr. Emas received his Honors BA at University of Toronto, Bachelor of Administrative Studies, with distinction, at York University in Toronto, his JD, cum laude from Nova Southeastern Shepard Broad Law School and his L.L.M. in Securities Regulation at Georgetown University Law Center. Mr. Emas was an Adjunct Professor of Law at Nova Southeastern Shepard Broad Law School. Mr. Emas received the William Smith Award, Pro Bono Advocate for Children in 2000 and the 2006 Child Advocacy Award in Florida and is the author of Update of Juvenile Jurisdiction Florida Practice in Juvenile Law. Mr. Emas was been a member of the Juvenile Court Rules Committee for the State of Florida from 1999 through 2006, and currently sits on the Florida Child Advocacy Committee.
The table under Item 12 Security Ownership Of Certain Beneficial Owners and Management and Related Stockholder Matters has been revised as the following:
The following table sets forth certain information regarding beneficial ownership of common stock and Series A preferred stock as of December 31, 2007, by:
The number of shares beneficially owned and the percent of shares outstanding are based on 11,511,317 shares outstanding as of December 31, 2007 (after reverse split). Beneficial ownership is determined in accordance with the rules of the SEC and generally includes voting or investment power with respect to securities. Except as otherwise noted below, the address of each of the shareholders in the table is c/o HQ Sustainable Maritime Industries, Inc., 1511 Third Avenue, Suite 788, Seattle, Washington.
The following exhibits are filed with, and as a part of, this Amendment No. 2 to Annual Report on Form 10-K/A.
List of Exhibits
The exhibits which are filed with this report or which are incorporated herein by reference are set forth in the Exhibit Index hereto.
Pursuant to the requirements of Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Amendment No. 2 to the Form 10-K to be signed on our behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated June 9, 2009
POWER OF ATTORNEY
Each person whose signature appears below hereby constitutes and appoints Norbert Sporns, Lillian Wang Li and Jean-Pierre Dallaire, and each of them, as his or her true and lawful attorneys-in-fact and agents, with full power of substitution and resubstitution for him or her and in his or her name, place, and stead, in any and all capacities, to sign any or all amendments or supplements to this registration statement, whether pre-effective or post-effective, under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, to file the same with all exhibits thereto and other documents in connection therewith, with the Securities and Exchange Commission, granting unto said attorneys-in-fact and agents, and each of them, full power and authority to do and perform each and every act and thing necessary or appropriate to be done with respect to this registration statement or any amendments or supplements hereto in the premises, as fully to all intents and purposes as he or she might or could do in person, hereby ratifying and confirming that all said attorneys-in-fact and agents, or any of them, or his or her substitute or substitutes, may lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue thereof.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this registration statement has been signed by the following persons in the capacities on June 9, 2009: