ALLIANCE MMA, INC. (NASDAQ:AMMA) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive AgreementItem 1.01.
On March 8, 2018, Alliance MMA, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: AMMA) entered into a binding term sheet to settle a stockholder class action lawsuit initially filed in April 2017 against the Company, certain of its current and former officers and directors, and the underwriter in the Company’s initial public offering (the “IPO”). The litigation is pending in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. to the term sheet and subject to certain conditions, including the approval of the settlement terms by the District Court, the settling parties have agreed to submit a formal, binding stipulation of settlement to the District Court to resolve all claims brought against the defendants. The settlement will provide for a payment to the class of $1,550,000, of which the insurer will pay $1,520,000 and the underwriter in the IPO will contribute $30,000. The Company will be obligated to pay a deductible of $250,000, of which the Company has paid $137,761 in the form of legal fees and expenses incurred in connection with defending the lawsuit.
|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On March 13, 2018, the Company issued a press release announcing the settlement of the class action lawsuit. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
The information under this Item 7.01 and in Exhibit 99.1 in this Current Report is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information under this Item 7.01 and in Exhibit 99.1 in this Current Report shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press release datedMarch 13, 2018|
Alliance MMA, Inc. ExhibitEX-99.1 2 tv488370_ex99-1.htm EXHIBIT 99.1 Exhibit 99.1 ALLIANCE MMA Settles Class Action Litigation NEW YORK,…To view the full exhibit click
About ALLIANCE MMA, INC. (NASDAQ:AMMA)
Alliance MMA, Inc. is a mixed martial arts organization offering the premier developmental league for mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters to advance to the sport’s highest level of professional competition. The Company was formed to acquire the businesses of the Target Companies and the media libraries of two prominent mixed martial arts, or MMA, promotions. By combining the Target Companies, it intends to create a developmental league for professional MMA fighters and a feeder.