Lexaria Announces Attendance at Two Cannabis Investment Conferences, and Issues Shares for Debt
Kelowna, BC / TheNewswire / August 29, 2017 / Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB:LXRP) (CSE:LXX) (the “Company” or “Lexaria”) announces it is attending and exhibiting at the Investorshub International Cannabis Conference in Los Angeles on September 1-2, held at the JW Marriott downtown. Chris Bunka, CEO of Lexaria, will be giving a presentation on the latest technology available to benefit the cannabis industry.
On September 7-8, Lexaria is attending and exhibiting at The Institutional Capital & Cannabis Conference (East) in Miami Beach. This conference is targeted at high net worth investors, family offices and institutions as an East Coast follow up to an earlier sold-out event in California.
Meanwhile, Lexaria has received and executed a notice of conversion related to certain convertible debt, extinguishing a $45,000 convertible debt plus interest for 307,500 restricted common shares at the contracted conversion price of US$0.15. Lexaria has also issued 32,433 common shares to settle US$12,000 of debt to a director, at a conversion price of US$0.37 per share.
The securities referred to herein will not be or have not been registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.
Lexaria Bioscience Corp. has developed and out-licenses its disruptive technology that promotes healthier ingestion methods, lower overall dosing and higher effectiveness of lipophilic active molecules. Lexaria has multiple patents pending in over 40 countries around the world and was granted its first patents in the USA and in Australia related to edible forms of cannabinoids. Lexaria’s technology provides increases in intestinal absorption rates; more rapid delivery to the bloodstream; and important taste-masking benefits, for orally administered bioactive molecules including cannabinoids, vitamins, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), nicotine and other molecules.
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