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): November 13, 2018
Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
149 Commonwealth Drive
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(Address of principal executive offices, with zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former, address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On November 13, 2018, Robert S. Fishman, M.D. informed Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated of his resignation as Chief Medical Officer, effective January 31, 2019 (the Termination Date). It is expected that Dr. Fishman will continue to serve as Chief Medical Officer through the Termination Date to assist with the transition of his responsibilities.
Statements in this Current Report, other than statements of historical fact, are forward-looking statements for purposes of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, are based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties that might cause actual results to differ materially from those such statements express or imply. These risks are set forth in our Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, which are available at our website and the SECs website. In this Current Report, forward looking statements include those concerning Dr. Fishmans continued service through the Termination Date and assistance with the transition of his responsibilities. We disclaim any intention or duty to update forward-looking statements made in this Current Report.
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.
|CORCEPT THERAPEUTICS INCORPORATED|
|Name:||G. Charles Robb|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer and Secretary|
Date: November 19, 2018