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): April 26, 2021
Aligos Therapeutics, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
One Corporate Dr., 2nd Floor
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (800) 466-6059
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
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|Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share||ALGS|| |
The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
(Nasdaq Global Select Market)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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In accordance with Instruction No. 2 to Item 5.02 of Form 8-K, this Current Report on Form 8-K/A (the Amendment Filing) updates the disclosures made in the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Aligos Therapeutics, Inc. (the Company) on April 27, 2021 (the Original Filing) as set forth below. Except as expressly set forth herein, this Amendment Filing does not amend, modify or update the disclosures contained in the Original Filing.
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officer.
As reported on April 26, 2021, the Company appointed James Scopa as a member of its board of directors (the Board).
On June 22, 2021, the Board appointed James Scopa to the Audit Committee of the Board (the Audit Committee). The Board determined that Mr. Scopa (i) is independent as defined in Listing Rule 5605 of The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (Nasdaq) for purposes of serving on the Audit Committee, (ii) meets the requirements for audit committee service pursuant to Nasdaq Listing Rule 5605(c)(2)(A), and (iii) is an audit committee financial expert, as defined in Item 407(d)(5)(ii) of Regulation S-K.
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 hereunto duly authorized.
|ALIGOS THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: June 24, 2021||By:|
|Lesley Ann Calhoun|
|Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|