Insider filing report for Changes 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 *
Dumas Jacques
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
TETRAPHASE PHARMACEUTICALS INC [ TTPH]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
X __ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief ScientificOfficer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O TETRAPHASE PHARMACEUTICALS, INC., 480 ARSENAL STREET
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YY)
08/17/2017
(Street)
WATERTOWN, MA02472
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 08/17/2017 S( 1 ) 7,155 ( 2 ) D $ 5.86 ( 3 ) 0 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
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Dumas Jacques
C/O TETRAPHASE PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
480 ARSENAL STREET
WATERTOWN, MA02472
Chief ScientificOfficer
Signatures
/s/Maria Stahl as Attorney-in-Fact for Jacques Dumas 08/21/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Explanation of Responses:
( 1 )On January 6, 2016, the Reporting person was granted 35,000 restricted stock units ("RSUs")( the "2016 RSU grant") that were previously reported on Table II Of Form 4, which form was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 10, 2016. Of the 2016 RSU grant, 11,667 shares vested on January 6, 2017 of which 4,512 shares were withheld by the Issuer to satisfy the reporting person's tax withholding obligations in connection with the delivery of the conversion of the RSUs into common stock on the vesting date. The remaining 7,155 shares were sold on August 17, 2017 and such sale is reported on this Form 4.
( 2 )The sale of these shares of common stock reported on this Form 4 was effected pursuant to a 10b5-1 trading plan adopted by the reporting person on June 16, 2017.
( 3 )The price reported represents the weighted average sales price of shares sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $5.79 to $5.90 per share. The reporting person undertakes to provide, upon request, to the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Issuer, or a security holder of the Issuer, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price.

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