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 13, 2012
Yew Bio-Pharm Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (702) 487-6727
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On December 13, 2012, at a special meeting of the shareholders (the “Special Meeting”) of Yew Bio-Pharm Group, Inc. (the “Company”), the Company’s shareholders approved the issuance of a stock purchase option (each, a “Founder’s Option” and collectively, the “Founders’ Options”) to Zhiguo Wang, Guifang Qi and Xingming Han (collectively, the “Founders” or the “directors”). For more information concerning the Special Meeting, including the results of the votes taken thereat, please see Item 5.07, “Submission of Matter to a Vote of Security Holders”, below.
Following the Special Meeting, the Board of Directors of the Company met on December 13, 2012 and, among other things, issued the Founders’ Options to the Founders.
The terms of each Founder’s Option are identical to each other except for the name of the optionee and the number of shares of the Company’s common stock subject to each such Founder’s Option. The principal terms of the Founders’ Options include the following:
The number of shares of the Company’s common stock subject to each Founder’s Option is as follows:
On December 13, 2012, the Company held the Special Meeting. As of the record date of October 18, 2012, there were a total of 50,000,000 shares of Class A common stock issued and outstanding and entitled to vote at the Special Meeting. At the Special Meeting, 46,688,011 shares of Class A common stock were present in person or by proxy, representing a quorum.
At the Special Meeting, the Company’s stockholders: (i) Approved an amendment to the Company’s Articles of Incorporation increasing the number of authorized shares of common stock from 50,000,000 to 140,000,000 and the number of authorized shares of preferred stock from -0- to 10,000,000; (ii) ratified the current reorganization (the “Second Restructure”) of the Company; (iii) approved the 2012 Equity Incentive Plan; and (iii) approved the issuance of the Founders’ Options to the Company’s directors. The results of the voting at the Special Meeting on each such matter are set forth below.
This vote was also approved by a majority of the votes not including the votes of the Founders, as provided by the proxy statement used in connection with the Special Meeting (the “Proxy Statement”). Such vote was:
This vote was also approved by a majority of the votes not including the votes of the Founders, as provided in the Proxy Statement. Such vote was:
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.