SEC 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*
|C/O PLIANT THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|260 LITTLEFIELD AVENUE|
|SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
PLIANT THERAPEUTICS, INC.
[ PLRX ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
||Officer (give title below)
||Other (specify below)
|General Counsel & Corp. Sec'y|
3. Date of Earliest Transaction
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
||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.
||2. Transaction Date
||2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any
||3. Transaction Code (Instr.
||4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr.
3, 4 and 5)
Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr.
3 and 4)
||6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr.
||7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr.
||(A) or (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.
||2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security
||3. Transaction Date
||3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any
||4. Transaction Code (Instr.
Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr.
3, 4 and 5)
||6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
||7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr.
3 and 4)
||8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr.
Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr.
||10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr.
||11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr.
||Amount or Number of Shares
|Stock Option (right to buy)
|Explanation of Responses:|
||/s/ Mike Ouimette
||** Signature of Reporting Person
|Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.|
|* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person,
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18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).|
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LIMITED POWER OF ATTORNEY
The undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints each of Bernard Coulie,
Keith Cummings, Johannes (Hans) Hull, and James Xu, signing singly, and with
full power of substitution, the undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in- fact
(1) execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned's
capacity as officer and/or director of Pliant Therapeutics, Inc., a Delaware
corporation (the "Company"), from time to time the following U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission ("SEC") forms: (i) Form ID, including any attached documents
(such as Update Passphrase Authentication), to effect the assignment of codes to
the undersigned to be used in the transmission of information to the SEC using
the EDGAR System; (ii) Form 3, Initial Statement of Beneficial Ownership of
Securities, including any attached documents; (iii) Form 4, Statement of Changes
in Beneficial Ownership of Securities, including any attached documents; (iv)
Form 5, Annual Statement of Beneficial Ownership of Securities in accordance
with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the
rules thereunder, including any attached documents; (v) Schedules 13D and 13G;
and (vi) amendments of each thereof, in accordance with the Securities Exchange
Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules thereunder, including any attached
(2) do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned
which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form 3, 4
or 5, Schedule 13D or 13G, or any amendment(s) thereto and timely file such
form(s) with the SEC and any securities exchange, national association or
similar authority; and
(3) take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the
foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to,
in the best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it being
understood that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the
undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall
contain such terms and conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in such
The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact, acting
singly, full power and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing
whatsoever requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the exercise of any of
the rights and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as
the undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of
substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such
attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall
lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the
rights and powers herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 or Regulation 13D-G of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The undersigned hereby agrees
to indemnify the attorneys-in-fact and the Company from and against any demand,
damage, loss, cost or expense arising from any false or misleading information
provided by the undersigned to the attorneys-in-fact.
This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file such forms with respect to the
undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company,
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the
foregoing attorneys-in-fact. This Power of Attorney supersedes any prior power
of attorney in connection with the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or
director of the Company. This Power of Attorney shall expire as to any
individual attorney-in-fact if such attorney-in- fact ceases to be an employee
of, or legal counsel to, the Company.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be executed as of January 25, 2021.
/s/ Mike Ouimette