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): December 3, 2020





(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Massachusetts   001-38185   04-2652826
(State or Other Jurisdiction   (Commission   (I.R.S. Employer
of Incorporation)   File Number)   Identification No.)


14 Norfolk Avenue

South Easton, MA 02375

(Address of Principal Executive Office) (Zip Code)


(508) 230-1828

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


On December 3, 2020, Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (the “Company”) held a special meeting in lieu of the annual meeting of stockholders (the “Meeting”). At the Meeting, the stockholders voted on the following proposals described in detail in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Meeting filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 30, 2020. As of the record date for the Meeting, there were 3,833,422 shares of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.01 per share, issued and outstanding and entitled to one vote for each share held. The holders of 53.63% of the Company’s shares of common stock outstanding (2,081,807) submitted votes by proxy or in person at the Meeting, constituting a quorum.


Proposal 1 — Elect one director as a Class III Director until the 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The election of the director was approved as follows:


                Shares voted        
Nominee   For     Against     Withhold     Broker Non-Votes  
Richard T. Schumacher     460,705       N/A       124,515       1,496,587  


Proposal 2: Ratify the appointment of MaloneBailey LLP as the Company’s independent auditors for fiscal year 2020. The ratification of the appointment of MaloneBailey LLP as the Company’s independent auditor for fiscal year 2020 was approved as follows:


    Shares voted  
For     2,038,111  
Against     7,449  
Abstain     36,247  
Broker Non-Votes     N/A  






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.


Dated: December 9, 2020 By: /s/ Richard T. Schumacher

Richard T. Schumacher

President and Chief Executive Officer