Osiris Therapeutics 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): March 5, 2014
OSIRIS THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (443) 545 - 1800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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ITEM 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On March 11, 2014, Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. (Osiris) issued a press release announcing adjustments to its financial results for the quarterly period and fiscal year ended December 31, 2013, as previously reported on March 5, 2014. The adjustments result from a change in the allocation of income tax benefits between continuing operations and discontinued operations related to recent disposition of the companys Prochymal assets. A copy of the Press Release dated March 11, 2014, reporting the adjustments, and including updated Financial Tables showing the adjustments, is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1. A copy of the prior Press Release issued on March 5, 2014, and furnished with Osiriss Current Report on Form 8-K filed on March 5, 2014, announcing the since adjusted quarterly and fiscal year financial results, is incorporated herein by reference.
The information included herein, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 furnished herewith, shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any filing pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any incorporation by reference language in any such filing, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
ITEM 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
Information presented in this Current Report on Form 8-K/A may contain forward-looking statements and certain assumptions upon which such forward-looking statements are in part based. Forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties and are based on potentially inaccurate assumptions that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expected or implied by the forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in forward-looking statements, include the factors described in the sections entitled Risk Factors in our Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the United States Securities and Exchange. You should not unduly rely on forward-looking statements.
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 thereunto duly authorized.