BAGNEUX, France, June 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DBV Technologies, (Euronext: DBV - ISIN: FR0010417345 - NASDAQ: DBVT), French biopharmaceutical company, announces that it will hold its Mixed General Assembly on June 23, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at the company headquarters, 80/84 rue des Meuniers, Green Square BAT A - 92220 Bagneux.
The notice containing the agenda and draft resolutions was published in the BALO of 18 May 2015 and the notice stating the time and place of the meeting will be published in the BALO of 8 June 2015 and in a legal gazette on June 8, 2015.
The preparatory documents for the Assembly listed in Article R. 225-73-1 of the French Commercial Code are posted on the company's website in the Investor Relations section: http://www.dbv-technologies.com/en/investor-relations/general-meeting.
The preparatory documents for the Assembly will also be made available to shareholders as of the convening of the meeting. Thus, in accordance with applicable regulatory provisions:
- All registered shareholders may, until five days (included) before the Assembly, request that the Company send them these documents, at their express request by electronic means. For holders of bearer shares, the exercise of this right is subject to the provision of a certificate of participation in the bearer share accounts held by the authorized intermediary;
- Any shareholder may consult the documents referred to in Articles L. 225-115 and R. 225-83 of the French Commercial Code at the company headquarters.
About DBV Technologies
DBV Technologies is opening up a decisive new approach to the treatment of allergies, a major public health problem in constant progression. The Company, founded in 2002, has developed a unique proprietary technology, Viaskin®, patented worldwide, for administering an allergen to intact skin without a massive transfer to the blood stream, thereby significantly minimizing the risk of allergic reaction in case of accidental exposure to the allergen.
The shares of DBV Technologies are traded on the B compartment of Euronext Paris (stock symbol: DBV, ISIN code: FR0010417345) and on the Nasdaq in the form of ADS (American Depositary Shares), each representing half of an ordinary share (stock symbol: DBVT).
For more information on DBV Technologies, visit our website: www.dbv-technologies.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements about the potential safety and efficacy of Epicutaneous Immunotherapy (EPIT) via Viaskin® Peanut and the regulatory pathway afforded by Breakthrough Therapy designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which does not change the standards for approval and is not a guarantee of success. These forward-looking statements are not promises or guarantees and involve substantial risks and uncertainties. The Company's product candidates have not been approved for sale in any jurisdiction. Among the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described or projected herein are uncertainties associated generally with research and development, clinical trials and related regulatory reviews and approvals, the risk that historical preclinical results may not be predictive of future clinical trial results, and the risk that historical clinical trial results may not be predictive of future trial results. A further list and description of these risks, uncertainties and other risks can be found in the Company's regulatory filings with the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers, the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings and reports, including in the Company's Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2014, and future filings and reports by the Company. Existing and prospective investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. DBV Technologies undertakes no obligation to update or revise the information contained in this Press Release, whether as a result of new information, future events or circumstances or otherwise.
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