SECTION 16(A) BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP REPORTING COMPLIANCE
Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act requires our executive officers, directors and persons who beneficially own greater than 10% of a registered class of its equity securities to file certain reports with the SEC with respect to ownership and changes in ownership of the Common Stock and our other equity securities.
To the Companys knowledge, based solely on our review of the copies of such reports filed with the SEC, our officers, directors and greater than 10% stockholders timely complied with these Section 16(a) filing requirements during the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018.
Stockholder proposals will be considered for inclusion in the Proxy Statement for the 2020 annual meeting in accordance with Rule 14a-8 under the Exchange Act, if they are received by the Companys Secretary, on or before December 14, 2019.
Stockholders who intend to present a proposal or director nominee at the 2020 annual meeting of stockholders without inclusion of such proposal in our proxy materials for the 2020 annual meeting are required to provide notice of such proposal within the time periods and in the manner set forth in our bylaws and the Charter of the Corporate Governance/Nominating Committee, a copy of which is available on our corporate website at www.seelostherapeutics.com. Proposals of business to be conducted at the 2020 annual meeting, other than nominations for election of directors, must be submitted between February 13, 2020 and March 14, 2020, which are 90 and 60 days prior to the first anniversary of the 2019 annual meeting, provided, however, that in the event that the date of the pending annual meeting is advanced by more than 30 days or delayed by more than 60 days from such anniversary date, such submission must be delivered not earlier than the 90th day prior to such pending annual meeting and not later than the close of business on the later of the 60th day prior to such pending annual meeting or the 10th day following the day on which a public announcement of the date of such annual meeting is first made. Director nominees must be submitted between December 17, 2019 and January 16, 2020, which are 120 and 90 days prior to the anniversary of the mailing date of the proxy materials for the 2019 Annual Meeting, provided that if the date of the 2020 annual meeting is advanced by more than 30 days or delayed by more than 60 days, notice must be delivered within 10 days after announcement of the 2020 annual meeting date is first made. We reserve the right to reject, rule out of order, or take other appropriate action with respect to any proposal that does not comply with these and other applicable requirements.
Proposals and notices of intention to present proposals at the 2020 annual meeting should be addressed to the Secretary of Seelos Therapeutics, Inc., 300 Park Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10022.
DELIVERY OF PROXY MATERIALS
In some cases, only one copy of this Proxy Statement or our 2018 Annual Report is being delivered to multiple stockholders sharing an address unless we have received contrary instructions from one or more of the stockholders. We will deliver promptly, upon written or oral request, a separate copy of this Proxy Statement or such Annual Report to a stockholder at a shared address to which a single copy of the document was delivered. Stockholders sharing an address who are receiving multiple copies of proxy statements or annual reports may also request delivery of a single copy. To request separate or multiple delivery of these materials now or in the future, a stockholder may submit a written request to Secretary of Seelos Therapeutics, Inc., 300 Park Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, New York 10022. Please make your request no later than May 1, 2019 to facilitate timely delivery.