SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
June 10, 2021
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
AYALA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
Rehovot, Israel 7670104
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share||AYLA||The Nasdaq Global Market|
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|Item 5.07.|| |
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 10, 2021, Ayala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Meeting). A total of 9,529,152 shares of the Companys common stock, $0.01 par value per share (the Common Stock) were present in person or represented by proxy at the Meeting, representing approximately 72% percent of the Companys outstanding Common Stock as of the April 16, 2021 record date. The following are the voting results for the proposals considered and voted upon at the Meeting, each of which were described in the Companys Definitive Proxy Statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 27, 2021.
Item 1 Election of two Class I directors for a term of office expiring on the date of the annual meeting of stockholders to be held in 2024 and until their respective successors have been duly elected and qualified or until each such directors earlier death, resignation or removal.
Murray A. Goldberg
Robert Spiegel, M.D., FACP
Item 2 Ratification of the appointment of Kost Forer Gabbay & Kasierer, a member of Ernst & Young Global as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2021.
|Votes FOR||Votes AGAINST||Votes ABSTAINED||Broker Non-Votes|
Based on the foregoing votes, Murray A. Goldberg and Robert Spiegel, M.D., FACP were elected and Item 2 was approved.
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: June 10, 2021||AYALA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.|
|Roni Mamluk, Ph.D.|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|