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): October 30, 2018


Sintx Technologies, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware   001-33624   84-1375299

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


1885 West 2100 South

Salt Lake City, UT 84119

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (801) 839-3500


Amedica Corporation

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year


As previously disclosed, on October 1, 2018, Amedica Corporation (the “ Company ”) consummated the previously announced sale of certain of the Company’s assets pursuant to that certain Asset Purchase Agreement dated September 5, 2018 (the “ Purchase Agreement ”) by and among the Company, US Spine Inc., a Delaware corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of the Company (“ US Spine ”) and CTL Medical Corporation, a Delaware corporation (“ CTL ”), which provided that the Company and US Spine would, among other things, sell, transfer, and assign to CTL certain assets and liabilities related to the Company’s and US Spine’s business, including all rights to the name “Amedica.”


On October 30, 2018, as required by the Purchase Agreement, the Company filed a Certificate of Amendment to its Restated Certificate of Incorporation reflecting its corporate name change to “Sintx Technologies, Inc.” effective as of October 30, 2018. The Company also amended its bylaws to reflect its corporate name change to “Sintx Technologies, Inc.” effective as of October 30, 2018. Copies of the Certificate of Amendment and of the amendment to the bylaws are attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1 and Exhibit 3.2, respectively, and are incorporated herein by reference.


In connection with its name change, the new CUSIP number for the Company’s shares of common stock is 829392109.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.




Exhibit No.   Description
3.1   Certificate of Amendment to the Restated Certificate of Incorporation of Amedica Corporation dated as of October 30, 2018.
3.2   Amendment to the Bylaws of Amedica Corporation dated as of October 30, 2018.






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.



Sintx Technologies, Inc.

Date: November 2, 2018   By: /s/ B. Sonny Bal
        B. Sonny Bal
        Chief Executive Officer





Exhibit 3.1




Amedica Corporation (the “ Corporation ”), a corporation duly organized and existing under the Delaware General Corporation Law (the “ DGCL ”), does hereby certify that:


First. The amendment to the Corporation’s Restated Certificate of Incorporation, as amended (the “ Certificate of Incorporation ”) set forth below was duly adopted by the Board of Directors at a meeting in accordance with the provisions of Section 242 of the DGCL, pursuant to which shareholder approval is not required.


Second. Article 1 of the Certificate of Incorporation is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as follows:


FIRST: The name of the corporation is SiNtx Technologies, Inc. (the “Corporation”)


Third. Any and all other references in the Certificate of Incorporation to “Amedica Corporation” are hereby amended to “SiNtx Technologies, Inc.”.


Fourth. Except as herein amended, the Certificate of Incorporation shall remain in full force and effect.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Corporation has caused this Certificate of Amendment to be executed by a duly authorized officer on this 30th day of October, 2018.


  By:   /s/ B. Sonny Bal
    Dr. B. Sonny Bal, MD, Chief Executive Officer and President and Principal Financial Officer





Exhibit 3.2





The undersigned, in his capacity as the duly appointed and incumbent Secretary of Amedica Corporation (the “ Corporation ”), hereby certifies on behalf of the Corporation that the following Amendment to the Bylaws of the Corporation (the “ Bylaws ”) was duly adopted by the Board of Directors of the Corporation on August 31, 2018:


  1. Effective upon filing a Certificate of Amendment with the Delaware Secretary of State changing the Corporation’s name to Sintx Technologies, Inc., that any and all references in the Corporation’s Bylaws to “Amedica Corporation” be amended to read “SiNtx Technologies, Inc.”
  2. All other provisions of the Bylaws remain in full force and effect.


Date:  October 30, 2018  
  /s/ B. Sonny Bal, M.D.
  B. Sonny Bal, M.D.
  President and Chief Executive Officer