SEC Form 4
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
Estimated average burden
hours per response: 0.5
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Phelps Gina

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Capnia, Inc. [ CAPN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Vice President of Sales
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option $7.139 11/12/2014 A 32,443 (1)(2) 08/04/2024 Common Stock 32,443 $0.00 32,443 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Beginning on August 4, 2014, twenty-five percent (25%) of the shares subject to the Option shall vest immediately and one forty-eighth (1/48th) of the remaining of shares subject to the Option shall vest monthly thereafter on the same day of the month as the date of grant, subject to Optionee's continuing to be a Service Provider on such dates; provided, however, that in the event that the Optionee's continuous status as a Service Provider is terminated by the Company without Cause (as defined below) within twelve months after a Change of Control (as defined below), 100% of the total number of shares that have not yet vested shall be immediately accelerate and vest immediately prior to such time.
2. (Continued from Footnote 1)"Cause" shall mean the Optionee's repeated failure to perform his or her assigned duties or responsibilities as a Service Provider (other than a failure resulting from the Optionee's disability) after notice thereof from the Company describing the Optionee's failure to perform such duties or responsibilities; (ii) the Optionee engaging in any act of dishonesty, fraud or misrepresentation; (iii) the Optionee's violation of any federal or state law or regulation applicable to the business of the Company or its affiliates; (iv) the Optionee's breach of any confidentiality agreement or invention assignment agreement between the Optionee and the Company (or any affiliate of the Company); or (v) the Optionee being convicted of, or entering a plea of nolo contendere to, any crime or committing any act of moral turpitude. "Change of Control" shall have the meaning set forth in the Post-IPO Plan.
/s/ David O'Toole, As Attorney-in-Fact 11/14/2014
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4 (b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
Note: File three copies of this Form, one of which must be manually signed. If space is insufficient, see Instruction 6 for procedure.
Persons who respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB Number.