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 1, 2012
AUTHENTIDATE HOLDING CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
COMMISSION FILE NUMBER: 0-20190
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation or organization)
Connell Corporate Center
300 Connell Drive, 5th Floor
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey 07922
(Address and zip code of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code
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|Item 3.02||Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities|
The information disclosed in Item 8.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated by reference into this Item 3.02. The sale and issuance of the securities as disclosed in Item 8.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K have been determined to be exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act) in reliance on Section 4(2) of the Securities Act. We based this determination on the non-public manner in which the securities were offered and on the representations of the person acquiring such securities, which included, in pertinent part, that it was an accredited investor, and that it was acquiring such securities for investment purposes for its own account, and not with a view to resale or distribution, and that it understood such securities are subject to the restrictions on transfer as set forth in the Securities Act and the rules promulgated thereunder by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
|Item 8.01||Other Events|
As of December 1, 2012, Authentidate Holding Corp. (the Company) entered into an agreement with Legend Securities, Inc. for a term of one year pursuant to which Legend Securities has agreed to provide investor relations and business advisory services to the Company. In consideration for the services to be rendered under the agreement, the Company agreed to pay a fee of $15,000 per month and to issue to Legend Securities a warrant for the purchase of 225,000 shares of the Companys common stock (the Warrants) at an exercise price of $1.34 per share. The Warrants vest as follows: 52,250 of the Warrants vest on the effective date of the agreement and then an additional 56,250 Warrants will vest each 90 day period thereafter. The Warrants are exercisable beginning six months following the effective date of the agreement, have a term of five years and contain a cashless exercise provision and certain piggy-back registration rights.
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.
|AUTHENTIDATE HOLDING CORP.|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer and President|
Date: December 6, 2012