8-K 1 d938504d8k.htm 8-K 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 8-K



Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 4, 2015




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-36257   27-4842691

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


12255 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA   92130
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (646) 837-5863



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


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Item 8.01 Other Events.

On June 4, 2015, pursuant to the terms of a Confidential Settlement Agreement and Release (the “Settlement Agreement”) between Retrophin, Inc. (the “Company”) and Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Questcor”), the Company and Questcor filed a Stipulation of Dismissal, dismissing the Company’s lawsuit against Questcor filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on January 7, 2014 (Case No. SACV14-00026-JLS). Under the terms of the Settlement Agreement, Questcor paid the Company $15.5 million, and the Company and Questcor granted a mutual release of all claims against the other.


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.


Dated: June 8, 2015 By:

/s/ Stephen Aselage

Name: Stephen Aselage
Title: Chief Executive Officer