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): January 11, 2016
Repros Therapeutics Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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|2408 Timberloch Place, Suite B-7, The Woodlands, Texas 77380|
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On January 11, 2016, the Registrant issued a press release, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1. Press release dated January 11, 2016
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.
|Repros Therapeutics Inc.|
|Date: January 11, 2016||By:||/s/ Kathi Anderson|
|Name: Kathi Anderson|
Repros Announces Court of Appeals’ Affirmation of Summary Judgment in Favor of the Company
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Jan. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Repros Therapeutics Inc.® (Nasdaq:RPRX) today announced that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit summarily affirmed the ruling of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas in favor of the Company in the Company’s motions for summary judgment that Dr. Fisch failed to present sufficient evidence to be added as a co-inventor of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,737,185 and 7,759,360, covering therapeutic uses of enclomiphene, and that equitable estoppel barred Dr. Fisch's counterclaims seeking to be added as a co-inventor of the patents at issue, in its lawsuit against Dr. Harry Fisch.
About Repros Therapeutics Inc.®
Repros Therapeutics focuses on the development of small molecule drugs for major unmet medical needs that treat male and female reproductive disorders.
For more information, please visit the Company’s website at http://www.reprosrx.com.
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