Form 8-K/A

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K/A

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): December 5, 2017

 

 

MELINTA THERAPEUTICS, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

DELAWARE   001-35405   45-4440364

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

300 George Street, Suite 301, New Haven, CT   06511
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (312) 767-0291

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company  ☐

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐

 

 

 


Introductory Note

This amendment is being filed solely to re-file a signed copy of Exhibit No. 23.1 the Consent of Deloitte & Touche LLP, Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm to the Current Report on Form 8-K/A filed on December 5, 2017. The signature was inadvertently omitted from the original Exhibit.

 

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

  (a) Exhibits.

 

Exhibit No.

  

Description

23.1    Consent of Deloitte & Touche LLP, Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm.


SIGNATURES

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 6, 2017     Melinta Therapeutics, Inc.
    By:  

/s/ Paul Estrem

      Paul Estrem
      Chief Financial Officer
EX-23.1

Exhibit 23.1

CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM

We consent to the incorporation by reference in Registration Statement No. 333-203945 and Post-Effective Amendment Nos. 1, 2, and 3 to Registration Statement No. 333-203945 on Form S-3ASR, as well as Registration Statement Nos. 333-221531, 333-219881, 333-204560, 333-190891, and 333-181358 on Form S-8, of our report dated May 10, 2017 (December 5, 2017 as to the basic and diluted net loss per share included in the statement of operations and described in Note 19, and as to the industry segment and geographic information included in Note 2 to the audited consolidated financial statements), relating to the consolidated financial statements of Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. and subsidiaries (which report expresses an unqualified opinion and includes an explanatory paragraph relating to uncertainty about the Company’s ability to continue as a going concern), appearing in the Consolidated Financial Statements on Form 8-K/A of Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. for each of the three years in the period ended December 31, 2016.

/s/ Deloitte & Touche LLP

Chicago, Illinois

December 5, 2017