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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): February 20, 2018




(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)




Delaware   033-80623   95-4343413

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


1001 W. Broadway, Suite 400

Vancouver, BC

  V6H 4B1
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (604) 736-3678


(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.

A copy of Achieve Life Sciences, Inc.’s (the “Company”) press release announcing preliminary data from the cytisine Phase I/II multi-dose, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamics clinical study and a copy of the Company’s related corporate presentation are furnished as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, respectively, to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

The information in this Item 7.01 of Current Report on Form 8-K, as well as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be treated as “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits




   Exhibit Title or Description
99.1    Press Release issued by Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. dated February 20, 2018
99.2    Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. Corporate Presentation


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.


Date: February 20, 2018      

/s/ John Bencich

      John Bencich
      Chief Financial and Operating Officer