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): February 28, 2018
APPLIED GENETIC TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
14193 NW 119th Terrace
Alachua, Florida, 32165
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 5.07.||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
We held our 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on February 28, 2018, at which two proposals were submitted to, and approved by, our stockholders. The holders of 13,154,284 shares of our common stock were present or represented by proxy at the meeting. The proposals are described in detail in our definitive proxy statement for the 2018 Annual Meeting filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 29, 2018. The final results for the votes for each proposal are set forth below.
At the annual meeting, Anne VanLent was elected as a Class I Director of the Company, to serve a three-year term expiring at the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The votes cast in the election of the director were as follows:
At the annual meeting, our stockholders also approved the proposal to ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for our fiscal year ending on June 30, 2018. The votes cast on this proposal were as follows:
|To ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2018||13,112,626||38,564||3,094|||
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 thereunto duly authorized.
APPLIED GENETIC TECHNOLOGIES
|By: /s/ Andrew Ashe|
Date: March 2, 2018