Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Subsequent Events

Subsequent Events
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2020
Subsequent Events [Abstract]  
Subsequent Events


Subsequent Events

In April 2020, the Company entered into a Senior Convertible Note Purchase Agreement (“April 2020 Note Purchase Agreement”) with Puissance.  Pursuant to the April 2020 Note Purchase Agreement, on April 9, 2020, the Company issued and sold to Puissance $10.0 million aggregate principal amount of its 6.0% Senior Convertible Notes due 2026. 

In April 2020, the Company entered into a Common Stock Purchase Agreement (“Common Stock Purchase Agreement”) with Aspire Capital Fund, LLC, an Illinois limited liability company (“Aspire Capital”), pursuant to which the Company has the right to sell to Aspire Capital from time to time in its sole discretion up to $20.0 million in shares of the Company’s common stock over the next 30 months, subject to certain limitations and conditions set forth in the Common Stock Purchase Agreement.

In April 2020, the Company received a cash receipt of $3.1 million from a third party for the sale of a portion of the Company’s unused New Jersey Net Operating Losses (NOLs) and research and development credits.  The income tax benefit for the sale of the NOLs and research and development credits for $3.1 million was recognized in April 2020.

In April 2020, the Company received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Department staff of the Nasdaq Stock Market (“Nasdaq”) notifying the Company that, for the last 30 consecutive business days, the closing bid price for the Company’s common stock was below the $1.00 per share minimum required for continued listing on the Nasdaq Global Market as set forth in Nasdaq Listing Rule 5450(a)(1).  In accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5810(c)(3)(A) and the Nasdaq temporary relief in response to the COVID-19 pandemic effective on April 16, 2020, the Company has 180 calendar days from July 1, 2020, or until December 28, 2020, to regain compliance with the minimum bid price rule.