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): September 2, 2020
Superconductor Technologies Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
15511 W. State Hwy 71, Suite 110-105, Austin, TX 78738
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Common Stock, par value $0.001||SCON||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
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|Item 5.07|| |
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On September 2, 2020, Superconductor Technologies Inc. (the Company or our) held its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting). Presented below are the voting results for the proposals submitted to our stockholders at the Annual Meeting, which are further described in the Companys Definitive Proxy Statement for the Annual Meeting filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on August 10, 2020, the relevant portions of which are incorporated herein by reference.
At of the close of business on August 7, 2020, the record date for the Annual Meeting, a total of 31,517,833 shares of our common stock were outstanding and entitled to vote at our Annual Meeting. The number of shares present or represented by valid proxy at the Annual Meeting was 18,121,849 shares or 57.5% of our common stock entitled to vote. Therefore, a quorum was present for the purposes of the Annual Meeting.
|Proposal 1|| |
Election of Class 1 Director
The stockholders elected Jeffrey a. Quiram as a Class 1 director to serve until the annual meeting of stockholders in 2023 with the following vote:
|Nominee||Votes For||Votes Withheld|
|Jeffrey A. Quiram||7,704,744||291,544|
|Proposal 2|| |
Appointment of Marcum LLP as Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
The appointment of Marcum LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for 2020 was ratified with the following vote:
|Proposal 4|| |
Approval of any adjournments of our Annual Meeting
The stockholders approved any adjournments of our annual meeting for the purpose of soliciting additional proxies in favor of the reverse stock split :
|Proposal 3|| |
Approval to effect a reverse stock split
At the time of the Annual Meeting, there were insufficient votes to pass proposal 3 to authorize the Reverse Stock Split. On the basis of the passage of proposal 4, approving any adjournment of the Annual Meeting to solicit additional votes for proposal 3, the Annual Meeting was adjourned to 9:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on September 3, 2020 at the Hill Country Galleria, Bee Cave, Texas 78738 to allow additional time for stockholders to submit their votes on proposal 3. At such adjournment, there were still insufficient votes to pass proposal 3, and therefore, on the basis of the passage of proposal 4, the meeting was adjourned again and will reconvene at 9:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on September 8, 2020 at the Hill Country Galleria, Bee Cave, Texas 78738. During the period of adjournment, the Company will continue to accept stockholder votes on proposal 3.
|Item 8.01|| |
The information set forth in the last paragraph of Item 5.07 regarding the adjourned Annual Meeting is incorporated by reference into this item. At the reconvened Annual Meeting on September 8, 2020 (the Reconvened Meeting), stockholders will be deemed to be present in person and vote at such adjourned meeting in the same manner as disclosed in the definitive proxy statement the Company initially filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the Annual Meeting and provided to stockholders. Valid proxies submitted prior to the Reconvened Meeting will continue to be valid for the upcoming Reconvened Meeting, unless properly changed or revoked prior to votes being taken at the Reconvened Meeting.
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.
Superconductor Technologies Inc.
|Date: September 3, 2020||By:|
|Chief Financial Officer|