PLURISTEM THERAPEUTICS INC 8-K 2009
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|MATAM Advanced Technology Park|
|Building No. 20|
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Amended and Restated 2005 Stock Option Plan of Pluristem Therapeutics Inc.
At the annual meeting of stockholders (the Annual Meeting) of Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (the Company) held on January 21, 2009, the Companys stockholders approved the adoption of the Amended and Restated 2005 Stock Option Plan of the Company, amending the current Amended 2005 Stock Option Plan in order to: (i) increase the number of shares of Common Stock authorized for issuance thereunder from 1,990,000 to be equal to 16% of the number of shares of Common Stock issued and outstanding on a fully diluted basis immediately prior to the grant of securities; (ii) allow the issuance of shares of Common Stock and units for such shares of Common Stock; and (iii) set the termination date thereof to be December 31, 2018. The Amended and Restated 2005 Stock Option Plan of the Company is set forth in Exhibit 10.1 attached hereto and incorporated by reference herein.
Annual Meeting of Stockholders
In addition to the matter disclosed above, at the Annual Meeting in which stockholders holding 64% of the Companys voting power participated, the Companys stockholders elected Zami Aberman, Israel Ben-Yoram, Isaac Braun, Mark Germain, Hava Meretzki, Nachum Rosman, Doron Shorrer and Shai Pines as members of the board of directors to serve as directors of the Company until the next annual meeting of the stockholders.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|10.1||Amended and Restated 2005 Stock Option Plan of Pluristem Therapeutics Inc.|
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 23, 2009
|PLURISTEM THERAPEUTICS INC.
By: /s/ Yaky Yanay
Chief Financial Officer