SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 2, 2017
CASCADIAN THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
2601 Fourth Avenue, Suite 500
Seattle, Washington 98121
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 1.02||Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On January 11, 2016, Cascadian Therapeutics, Inc. (the Company) entered into a letter agreement (the Letter Agreement) with each of BVF Partners L.P., Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P., Biotechnology Value Fund II, L.P., Biotechnology Value Trading Fund OS, L.P. and BVF Partners OS Ltd. (collectively, BVF). Under the Letter Agreement, among other things, the Company had agreed to nominate up to two individuals designated by BVF to the Companys Board of Directors and BVF agreed to certain standstill restrictions.
On February 2, 2017, the Company received a notice from BVF terminating the Letter Agreement (the Notice). Pursuant to the terms of the Letter Agreement, such termination will be effective March 4, 2017, which is 30 days after receipt of the Notice. Upon the termination effectiveness, neither the Company nor BVF will have any continuing obligations under the Letter Agreement, including those noted above.
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.
|CASCADIAN THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
/s/ Julia M. Eastland
|Julia M. Eastland|
|Chief Financial Officer|
Date: February 3, 2017