Sec Form 4 Filing - MERRIWEATHER ALFRED G @ Adamas Pharmaceuticals Inc - 2019-04-08

Every director, officer or owner of more than ten percent of a class of equity securities registered under Section 12 of the '34 Act must file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) a statement of ownership regarding such security.

Form 4: Statement of changes in beneficial ownership, filed before the end of the 2nd business day following the day on which a transaction resulting in a change in beneficial ownership.

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FORM 4
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
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, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
MERRIWEATHER ALFRED G
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Adamas Pharmaceuticals Inc [ ADMS]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
X __ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O ADAMAS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC., 1900 POWELL ST., SUITE 1000
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YY)
04/08/2019
(Street)
EMERYVILLE, CA94608
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YY)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
__ X __ Form filed by One Reporting Person
_____ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 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 04/08/2019 A 25,000 ( 1 ) A $ 0 49,603 D
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 (MM/DD/YY) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 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
(MM/DD/YY)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(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 of Derivative Security: 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
Stock Option (Right to Buy) $ 6.81 04/08/2019 A 50,000 ( 2 ) 04/07/2029 Common Stock 50,000 $ 0 50,000 D
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
MERRIWEATHER ALFRED G
C/O ADAMAS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
1900 POWELL ST., SUITE 1000
EMERYVILLE, CA94608
Chief Financial Officer
Signatures
/s/Jennifer Rhodes, as Attorney-in-Fact 04/10/2019
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Explanation of Responses:
( 1 )The shares of Common Stock are to be acquired upon the vesting of certain Restricted Stock Units granted to the Reporting Person. The Restricted Stock Units shall vest as follows: 25% of the total number of Restricted Stock Units will vest on each of March 20, 2020, March 20, 2021, March 20, 2022 and March 20, 2023, subject to Reporting Person's Continuous Service as of each such date.
( 2 )The Option shares shall vest as follows: 1/48th of the option shares shall vest on the 1st of each month beginning with May 1, 2019, subject to Reporting Person's Continuous Service as of each such date.

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