SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
COTHILL MICHAEL

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1017 RIVERSCAPE STREET

(Street)
BRADENTON FL 34208

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
HAMMER FIBER OPTICS HOLDINGS CORP [ HMMR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chairman
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
06/09/2016
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
Common Stock Par Value $0.001 08/01/2016 J(1) 4,350,000 A (2) 4,350,000 I Ambleside Trust(2)
Common Stock Par Value $0.001 06/09/2016 G 50,000 D (3) 4,400,000 I Parry Fund Education(3)
Common Stock Par Value $0.001 06/09/2016 G 100,000 D (4) 4,500,000 I Owned by Spouse(4)
Common Stock 09/22/2017 S 8,481 D $13.78 4,491,519 I Sold By Spouse
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
Explanation of Responses:
1. Shares received in like kind exchange for 4,350,000 shares of Hammer Fiber Optic Investments Ltd., a private corporation.
2. The 4,350,000 interest of the reporting person was transferred to a family trust named Ambleside Trust. The Spouse of the reporting person is the sole Trustee of Ambleside Trust and the reporting person has no legal ability to control the business affairs of the Trust whatsoever.
3. The reporting person setup a family education fund under the name of Parry Education Fund and gifted 50,000 shares which were an additional share allocation received in like kind in exchange for shares of Hammer Fiber Optics Investments Ltd, a private company. The Spouse of the reporting person is the sole trustee of the education fund.
4. The reporting person gifted 100,000 shares to his spouse which were an additional share allocation received in like kind in exchange for shares of Hammer Fiber Optics Investments Ltd, a private company.
/s/ Michael P. Cothill 09/26/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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