BIOTECH PRODUCTS SERVICES AND RESEARCH, INC. (OTCMKTS:BPSR) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

BIOTECH PRODUCTS SERVICES AND RESEARCH, INC. (OTCMKTS:BPSR) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On May 23, 2017, Anu Life Sciences, Inc. (Anu),
a Florida corporation and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Biotech
Products Services and Research, Inc., a Nevada corporation (the
Company), entered into that certain lease
agreement (the Lease) with Sunwest Office Park,
LLC a Florida limited liability company (the
Landlord), to which Anu has agreed to lease Bay
408 of Building D located at 15481 SW 12 Street, Sunrise, FL
33326 consisting of approximately 3,500 square feet (the
Leased Premises) for the permitted use, defined
in the Lease office, laboratory, research, processing,
manufacturing, storage and distribution of biologics and other
human tissue derived products and for no other purpose. The term
of the Lease is five years, commencing on July 1, 2017, for
$66,395.00 of minimum rent in year 1 to $90,579.96 of minimum
rent in year 5 and annual adjustments of Anus proportionate share
of operating expenses, including real estate taxes. Anu has two
(2) options to renew the Lease of five (5) years each with rental
rates in the option term to increase 3% per annum.

Anu may not assign the Lease or sublet the Leased Premises in
whole or in part without Landlord’s prior written consent. In
the event of any permitted assignment or subletting, Anu shall
remain primarily liable under the Lase, and any extension,
expansion, rights of first offer, rights of first refusal or
other options granted to Anu under this Lease shall be rendered
void and of no further force or effect. The acceptance of rent
from any other person shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any
of the provisions of this Lease or to be a consent to the
assignment of this Lease or the subletting of the Leased
Premises.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in the
foregoing paragraph, Anu shall have the right, without
Landlord’s consent, but upon ten (10) days prior notice to
Landlord, to (a) sublet all or part of the Leased Premises to any
related corporation or other entity which controls Anu, is
controlled by Anu or is under common control with Anu; (b) assign
all or any part of the Lease to any related corporation or other
entity which controls Anu, is controlled by Anu, or is under
common control with Anu, or to a successor entity into which or
with which Anu is merged or consolidated or which acquires
substantially all of Anu’s assets or property; or (c) effectuate
any public offering of Anu’s stock on the New York Stock
Exchange or in the NASDAQ over the counter market, provided that
in the event of a transfer to clause (b), the tangible net worth
after any such transaction is not less than the tangible net
worth of Anu as of the date hereof and provided further that such
successor entity assumes all of the obligations and liabilities
of Anu (any such entity hereinafter referred to as a Permitted
Transferee). For the purpose of the foregoing, (i) control shall
mean ownership of not less than fifty percent (50%) of all voting
stock or legal and equitable interest in such corporation or
entity, and (ii) tangible net worth shall mean the excess of the
value of tangible assets (i.e. assets excluding those which are
intangible such as goodwill, patents and trademarks) over
liabilities. Any such transfer shall not relieve Anu of its
obligations under the Lease.

The Lease contained customary mutual indemnification clauses.

A copy of the Lease is filed as an exhibit to this Form 8-K and
is incorporated by reference herein.

Item 3.02 Unregistered Sales of Equity
Securities.

The disclosure contained in the section entitled Equity
Award
under Item 8.01 of this Form 8-K is incorporated by
reference herein.

The Company issued the 1,000,000 shares of unregistered common
stock to Mr. Taddeo under the exemption from the registration
requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the
Securities Act), available under Section 4(a)(2)
promulgated under the Securities Act due to the fact that the
issuance was isolated and did not involve a public offering of
securities.

Item 8.01 Other Events.

As previously reported by Biotech Products Services and Research,
Inc., a Nevada corporation (the Company), on a Current Report on
Form 8-K filed with the Commission on March 15, 2017, on February
28, 2017, Peter Taddeo (Mr. Taddeo or the Executive) was
appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board
of Directors of Mint Organics, Inc., a Florida corporation and a
subsidiary of the Company (Mint Organics).

In connection with the foregoing, on May 17, 2017, Mr. Taddeo and
Mint Organics entered into an Employment Agreement (the
Agreement), dated May 1, 2017 (the
Effective Date).

Below is a summary of the material terms of the Agreement, a copy
of which has been filed as an exhibit to this Form 8-K and is
incorporated by reference herein.

Term. The term of Mr. Taddeos employment shall be
effective as the Effective Date and shall continue until the
third anniversary thereof, unless terminated earlier to the
terms of the employment agreement; provided that, on such
third anniversary of the Effective Date and each annual
anniversary thereafter (such date and each annual anniversary
thereof, a Renewal Date), the agreement
shall be deemed to be automatically extended, upon the same
terms and conditions, for successive periods of one year,
unless either party provides written notice of its intention
not to extend the term of the Agreement at least 90 days
prior to the applicable Renewal Date. The period during which
the Executive is employed by the Company under the Agreement
is referred to as the Employment Term.
Base Salary. The Company shall pay Mr. Taddeo an
annual rate of base salary of $180,000 during the period
prior to the Company, through one of its subsidiaries, or by
other means, obtains or acquires access for a license from a
state to dispense cannabis (License) which
shall accrue commencing as of the Effective Date and shall be
payable upon the Company generating sufficient net revenue or
obtaining sufficient third party financing; and thereafter
payable in periodic installments in accordance with the
Companys customary payroll practices, but no less frequently
than monthly. Mr. Taddeos base salary shall automatically be
adjusted to an annual rate of base salary of $250,000 once
the License is obtained. Mr. Taddeos base salary shall be
reviewed at least annually by the Board and the Board may,
but shall not be required to, increase the base salary during
the Employment Term. The Executives annual base salary, as in
effect from time to time, is referred to as Base
Salary
.
Signing Bonus. The Company shall pay Mr. Taddeo a lump
sum cash signing bonus of $25,000 (the Signing
Bonus
) in which shall be accrued and paid by the
Company upon the Company having sufficient cash flow.
Equity Award. As incentive to enter into the
Agreement, on the Effective Date, the Company granted the
Executive 1,000,000 shares of unregistered common stock of
the Company, vesting on the date the Company, through one of
its subsidiaries, obtains the License, or December 31, 2017,
whichever is earlier, and provided that Mr. Taddeos
employment has not been terminated prior to the time the
vesting conditions have been met.
Equity Plan. Mr. Taddeo shall be eligible to receive
annual equity awards under the Companys equity plan, if any,
which is no less favorable than is provided to other key
executive management members of the Company.
Fringe Benefits and Perquisites. During the Employment
Term, Mr. Taddeo shall be entitled to fringe benefits and
perquisites consistent with the practices of the Company, and
to the extent the Company provides similar benefits or
perquisites (or both) to similarly situated executives of the
Company. Notwithstanding the foregoing, during the Employment
Term, the Company shall provide Mr. Taddeo with the following
benefits:
(a) Health and dental insurance for the Executive and his spouse
which is no less favorable than is provided to other
similarly situated executives of the Company; Company shall
also agree to reimburse the amount of family deductible
required to be paid by insured under such plans or contribute
the maximum allowable HSA contribution limits per year
depending on which type of plans are obtained by the Company.
(b) An automobile expense allowance of $1,000 per month.
(c) Reimbursement for all reasonable and necessary out-of-pocket
business, entertainment and travel expenses incurred by the
Executive in connection with the performance of the
Executives duties in accordance with the Companys expense
reimbursement policies and procedures; provided, however, any
expenditure or budget for travel and entertainment shall be
pre-approved by the Executives Supervisor.

Termination. The Company may terminate Mr. Taddeos
employment agreement at any time with or without Cause (as
defined in the agreement) and Mr. Taddeo may resign at any
time with or without Good Reason (as defined in the
Agreement).
(a) If Mr. Taddeos employment is terminated by him for Good
Reason or by the Company without Cause or on account of the
Companys failure to renew the Agreement in accordance with
the Agreement, then Mr. Taddeo shall be entitled to receive
the Accrued Amounts and the execution of a mutual release of
claims to each party, their affiliates and their respective
officers and directors in a form (to be reasonable and
customary for this purpose) provided by the Company (the
Release), the Mr. Taddeo shall be entitled
to receive the following:
(i) continued Base Salary for two years following the Termination
Date or the remaining term of the Agreement at time of
Termination, whichever is longer;
(ii) a payment equal to the product of (i) the Annual Bonus, if
any, that Mr. Taddeo would have earned for the fiscal year in
which the Termination Date occurs based on achievement of the
applicable performance goals for such year and (ii) a
fraction, the numerator of which is the number of days Mr.
Taddeo was employed by the Company during the year of
termination and the denominator of which is the number of
days in such year (the Pro-Rata Bonus). The
amount shall be paid on the date that annual bonuses are paid
to similarly situated executives;
(iii) The treatment of any outstanding equity awards shall be
determined in accordance with the terms of the applicable
award agreements.
(iv) Notwithstanding the terms of any applicable award agreements:
1. all outstanding unvested stock options or warrants granted to
Mr. Taddeo during the Employment Term shall become fully
vested and exercisable for the remainder of their full term;
2. all outstanding equity-based compensation awards that are
intended to constitute performance-based compensation under
Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code shall remain outstanding and
shall vest or be forfeited in accordance with the terms of
the applicable award agreements, if the applicable
performance goals are satisfied.
Change of Control. If Mr. Taddeos employment is
terminated by Mr. Taddeo for Good Reason or by the Company on
account of its failure to renew the Agreement or without
Cause (other than on account of Mr. Taddeos death or
Disability), in each case within twelve (12) months following
a Change in Control, Mr. Taddeo shall be entitled to receive
the Accrued Amounts and Mr. Taddeo shall be entitled to
receive the following:
(a) a lump sum payment equal to three (3) times the sum of Mr.
Taddeos Base Salary and Target Bonus for the year in which
the Termination Date occurs (or if greater, the year
immediately preceding the year in which the Change in Control
occurs), which shall be paid within 50 days following the
Termination Date; and
(b) a lump sum payment equal to Mr. Taddeos Target Bonus for the
fiscal year in which the Termination Date occurs, which shall
be paid within sixty (60) days following the Termination
Date.

Notwithstanding the terms of any equity incentive plan or award
agreements, as applicable:

(c) all outstanding unvested stock options and warrants granted
to Mr. Taddeo during the Employment Term shall become fully
vested and exercisable for the remainder of their full term;
(d) all outstanding equity-based compensation awards that are
intended to constitute performance-based compensation under
Section 162(m)(4)(C) of the Code shall remain outstanding and
shall vest or be forfeited in accordance with the terms of
the applicable award agreements, if the applicable
performance goals are satisfied.

Change in Control shall mean

1. the sale of all or substantially all of the Companys assets.
2. a Person (or more than one Person acting as a group) acquires
ownership interests in the Company that, together with the
Company interests held by such Person or group, constitutes
more than 50% of the total voting power of the stock of the
Company as the result of a transaction other than one in
which the stockholders of the Company transfer a portion of
the Company interests held by them to a third party as part
of a financing and/or a transaction associated with the
acquisition of additional assets by the Company or an
Affiliate; provided, that a Change in Control shall
not occur if any Person (or more than one Person acting as a
group) owns more than 50% of the total voting power of the
Companys stock and acquires additional stock.

ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.

Exhibit No.: Document Description:
10.1 Employment Agreement, dated as of May 1, 2017, by and between
Peter Taddeo and Mint Organics Inc.
10.2

Lease Agreement, dated May 23, 2017, by and between SUNWEST
OFFICE PARK, LLC, a Florida limited liability company
(Landlord), and ANU LIFE SCIENCES, INC., a Florida
Corporation (Tenant).


About BIOTECH PRODUCTS SERVICES AND RESEARCH, INC. (OTCMKTS:BPSR)

Biotech Products Services and Research, Inc., formerly Bespoke Tricycles Inc., is engaged in the healthcare industry, principally focused on supplying products and services related to the field of regenerative anti-aging medicine (RAAM). The Company focuses on the referral of cellular therapies for treating neurodegenerative, inflammatory and autoimmune conditions for patients across the world. The Company intends to distribute the RAAM Products and market RAAM-related services through a referral network of doctors and clinics. It also intends to develop a network of branded destination domestic and international clinics capable of providing RAAM-based therapies and treatments. Its RAAM-related operations are conducted through its subsidiaries, Beyond Cells Corp., engaged in providing anti-aging and cellular therapy patient referral and product sales, and General Surgical of Florida, Inc., engaged in sale of cellular therapy products to doctors and hospitals.

BIOTECH PRODUCTS SERVICES AND RESEARCH, INC. (OTCMKTS:BPSR) Recent Trading Information

BIOTECH PRODUCTS SERVICES AND RESEARCH, INC. (OTCMKTS:BPSR) closed its last trading session up +0.0011 at 0.0141 with 147,675 shares trading hands.

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