SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant
to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) August 15, 2019
PRESSURE BIOSCIENCES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
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Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This Current Report on Form 8-K includes information that may constitute forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on the Company’s current beliefs, assumptions and expectations regarding future events, which in turn are based on information currently available to the Company. By their nature, forward-looking statements address matters that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Forward looking statements include, without limitation, statements relating to projected industry growth rates, the Company’s current growth rates and the Company’s present and future cash flow position. A variety of factors could cause actual events and results, as well as the Company’s expectations, to differ materially from those expressed in or contemplated by the forward-looking statements. Risk factors affecting the Company are discussed in detail in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except to the extent required by applicable securities laws.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 15, 2019, Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (the “Company”) held an earnings phone call open to the public (the “Earnings Call”). Mr. Richard T. Schumacher, Chief Executive Officer, discussed the financial and operating results of the Company for the quarter ended June 30, 2019 as well as other items regarding the Company’s fiscal year 2019. Some of those items included: (i) a key employee of the Company, Brad Young, voluntarily left the Company to pursue other opportunities, (ii) the Company received two binding purchase orders for its UST-based BaroShear K45 processing system for CBD nanoemulsification, and (iii) the Company executed an agreement with a large pharmaceutical company whereby the Company will provide services related to its Barofold division.
The information provided under this Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, is “furnished” and shall not be deemed “filed” with the Securities and Exchange Commission or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Exchange Act or 1934 or the Securities Act of 1933.
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, thereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: August 16, 2019||PRESSURE BIOSCIENCES, INC.|
|Richard T. Schumacher,|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|