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 reported) February 10, 2020
BRICKELL BIOTECH, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
5777 Central Avenue
Boulder, CO 80301
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (720) 505-4755
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Common stock, par value $0.01 per share
The Nasdaq Capital Market
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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.
On February 10, 2020, Brickell Biotech Inc. (the “Company”) announced that Dr. Sanjeev Ahuja notified the Company of his resignation from his position as the Company’s Chief Medical Officer to pursue other opportunities. Dr. Ahuja will remain as the Company’s Chief Medical Officer until February 29, 2020, and thereafter, plans to continue to work with the Company in a consulting capacity.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
The Company is filing the risk factors attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 for the purpose of supplementing and updating the risk factor disclosure contained in its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2019 as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 14, 2019. The updated risk factors are incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
Date: February 10, 2020
Brickell Biotech, Inc.
/s/ Robert B. Brown
Robert B. Brown
Chief Executive Officer