SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): March 14, 2019
Clovis Oncology, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
5500 Flatiron Parkway, Suite 100
(Address of principal
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (303) 625-5000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 5.02|| |
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(e) On March 14, 2019, Clovis Oncology, Inc. (the Company) entered into amendments to the employment agreements with each of Patrick Mahaffy, Daniel Muehl, Gillian Ivers-Read and Paul Gross, pursuant to which each agreed, without additional consideration, to the deletion of the provisions which would have entitled him or her to receive a gross-up payment in the event excise taxes would be imposed on any parachute payments under Sections 280G and 4999 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (a 280G Gross-Up). As a result of these amendments none of the Companys named executive officers are entitled to any 280G Gross-Up amounts.
The foregoing description is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Employment Agreement Amendments, copies of which are attached as Exhibit 10.1, Exhibit 10.2, Exhibit 10.3 and Exhibit 10.4 under Item 9.01 of this Form 8-K and are incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01|| |
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|10.1||Amendment to Employment Agreement, by and between Clovis Oncology, Inc. and Patrick Mahaffy, dated March 14, 2019.|
|10.2||Amendment to Employment Agreement, by and between Clovis Oncology, Inc. and Daniel Muehl, dated March 14, 2019.|
|10.3||Amendment to Employment Agreement, by and between Clovis Oncology, Inc. and Gillian Ivers-Read, dated March 14, 2019.|
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.
|CLOVIS ONCOLOGY, INC.|
|March 14, 2019||By:|
|Name:||Paul E. Gross|
|Title:||Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer|