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): April 22, 2019
MIRATI THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of incorporation)
(Commission File No.)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
9393 Towne Centre Drive, Suite 200
San Diego, California 92121
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (858) 332-3410
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
(b) In February 2019, Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) disclosed that Rodney W. Lappe, Ph.D. did not intend to stand for reelection to the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) at the Company’s 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. On April 22, 2019, Dr. Lappe notified the Company of his decision to resign as a member of the Board, effective immediately. Dr. Lappe’s resignation is not the result of a disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices.
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: April 25, 2019
MIRATI THERAPEUTICS, INC.
/s/ Charles M. Baum
Charles M. Baum
President and Chief Executive Officer