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): May 13, 2016
LIXTE BIOTECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS, INC.
or other jurisdiction
248 Route 25A, No. 2
East Setauket, New York 11733
(Address of principal executive offices)
(631) 942 7959
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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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.|
Effective May 13, 2016 (the “Effective Date”), Dr. Stephen J. Forman was elected to the Company’s Board of Directors to fill a vacancy on the Board. Dr. Forman is to receive five-year options to purchase an aggregate of 200,000 shares of the Company’s Common Stock, vesting 100,000 shares on the Effective Date and 100,000 shares on the first anniversary of the Effective Date, at an exercise price of $0.16 per share.
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: May 17, 2016||LIXTE BIOTECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ JOHN S. KOVACH|
|John S. Kovach, Chief Executive Officer|