SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
September 29, 2022
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
LISATA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
110 Allen Road, Second Floor, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(ZipCode)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share||LSTA|
The Nasdaq Capital Market
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
As previously disclosed, on February 18, 2022, Lisata Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) received a deficiency letter from the Listing Qualifications Department (the “Staff”) of The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“Nasdaq”) notifying the Company that, for the preceding 30 consecutive trading days, the closing bid price for the Company’s common stock was below the minimum $1.00 per share requirement for continued inclusion on The Nasdaq Capital Market pursuant to Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(a)(2) (the “Bid Price Requirement”). In accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rules, the Company was provided an initial period of 180 calendar days, ending August 17, 2022, to regain compliance with the Bid Price Requirement, and it was subsequently provided with a second period of 180 calendar days, ending February 13, 2023, to regain compliance with the Bid Price Requirement.
On September 29, 2022, the Company received a letter from the Staff notifying the Company that since the closing bid price of the Common Stock for the previous 10 consecutive business days, from September 15, 2022 through September 28, 2022, had been at $1.00 per share or greater, the Company had regained compliance with the Bid Price Requirement, and that this matter is now closed.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
LISATA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
By: /s/ David J. Mazzo
Name: David J. Mazzo, PhD
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Dated: September 29, 2022