SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 16, 2017
GUARDION HEALTH SCIENCES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
15150 Avenue of Science, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92128
(Address of principal executive offices, with zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (858) 605-9055
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|Item 8.01||Other Events|
On March 1, 2017, Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a non-binding letter of intent (the “LOI”) with Vector Vision, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“VectorVision”), whereby the parties set forth an outline of the terms and conditions pursuant to which the Company would acquire all of the outstanding shares of stock of VectorVision in exchange for a to-be-determined number of shares of common stock of the Company. The LOI was previously reported in a Current Report on Form 8-K dated March 1, 2017, which included the LOI attached as Exhibit 99.1. The LOI contained significant conditions precedent to the closing of the proposed transaction, as well as a termination date of June 30, 2017.
On June 16, 2017, the parties signed an amendment to the LOI to extend the termination date of the LOI to August 31, 2017, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. All other terms of the LOI, including all conditions precedent to closing, remain in full force and effect.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|99.1||Amendment to the letter of intent between Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. and VectorVision, Inc. dated June 16, 2017|
|99.2||Letter of intent between Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. and VectorVision, Inc. dated March 1, 2017 (previously filed as an exhibit to a Form 8-K dated March 1, 2017 and incorporated herein by reference)|
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.
|GUARDION HEALTH SCIENCES, INC.|
|By:||/s/ MICHAEL FAVISH|
|Name: Michael Favish|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|
Date: June 20, 2017