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): December 10, 2020
RESPIRERX PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
126 Valley Road, Suite C
Glen Rock, New Jersey
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (201) 444-4947
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 3.01. Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing.
RespireRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. (the “Company”) received notice from the OTC Markets Group on December 10, 2020, that its common shares would be moved from the OTCQB market to the OTC Pink Sheets platform on December 11, 2020 due to a bid price deficiency. The Company’s common stock failed to maintain a closing bid price of at least $0.01 for a 30 consecutive calendar day period, and failed to cure the deficiency prior to the expiration of an extension granted by the OTC Markets Group, which extension expired on December 10, 2020.
The Company’s common shares will continue to be quoted on the OTC Pink Sheets platform.
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.
|Date: December 14, 2020||RESPIRERX PHARMACEUTICALS INC.|
|By:||/s/ Jeff E. Margolis|
Jeff E. Margolis
SVP, CFO, Secretary and Treasurer