|SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION|
|Washington, DC 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): March 26, 2021|
Bionik Laboratories Corp.
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation or Organization)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
483 Bay Street, N105
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (416) 640-7887
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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Item 1.01 Entry Into A Material Agreement.
On March 26, 2021, Bionik Laboratories Corp. (the “Company”) entered into a Stock Purchase Agreement (the “Purchase Agreement”) with RGD Investissements S.A.S. (“RGD”), an affiliate of Remi Gaston-Dreyfus, a director of the Company. Pursuant to the Purchase Agreement, RGD purchased 135,560 shares (the “RGD Shares”) of the common stock, par value $0.001 per share (the “Common Stock”) of the Company, for consideration consisting of the forgiveness and satisfaction of an aggregate of $338,904 of deferred salary and bonus liabilities of the Company’s subsidiaries originally owed to Dr. Eric Dusseux, the Company’s CEO, and Mr. Loren Wass, the Company’s CCO (collectively, the “Liabilities”). The rights to the payments by the Company with respect to the Liabilities were assigned by Dr. Dusseux and Mr. Wass to RGD on March 26, 2021. Upon the issuance of the RGD Shares to RGD, all of the Liabilities were forgiven and satisfied and no longer a liability on the Company’s balance sheet.
Item 3.02 Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities.
On March 26, 2021, the Company issued the RGD Shares. The RGD Shares were issued in reliance on the exemption from registration provided by Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act, as no general solicitation was used in the offer and sale of such securities.
On March 31, 2021, the Company’s outstanding convertible promissory notes with an aggregate principal amount of $1,572,575 ($1,723,894 with interest), converted in accordance with their terms into an aggregate of 181,463 shares (the “Conversion Shares”) of the Common Stock (the “Conversion”). The Conversion Shares issued upon Conversion were issued in reliance on the exemption from registration provided by Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act, Section 3(a)(9) of the Securities Act and/or Regulation S under the Securities Act.
From March 26, 2021 through March 29, 2021, the Company issued to the directors of the Corporation an aggregate of 262,125 shares of Common Stock (the “Director Shares”). The Director Shares were issued in lieu of an aggregate of $702,500.39 in cash payments in respect of accrued and unpaid fees relating to such directors’ services as a director of the Company. The Director Shares were issued in reliance on the exemption from registration provided by Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act, as no general solicitation was used in the offer and sale of such securities.
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.
Date: April 1, 2021
|BIONIK LABORATORIES CORP.|
|By:||/s/ Rich Russo|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|