As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 1, 2015
Registration No. 333-193940
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO FORM S-3 REGISTRATION NO. 333-193940
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
WRIGHT MEDICAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)|| |
1023 Cherry Road
Memphis, Tennessee 38117
(Address of Principal executive offices, including zip code)
Robert J. Palmisano
President and Chief Executive Officer
Wright Medical Group, Inc.
1023 Cherry Road
Memphis, Tennessee 38117
(Name, address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
Please send copies of all communications to:
Paul M. Kinsella
Marko S. Zatylny
Ropes & Gray LLP
800 Boylston Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02199
Approximate date of commencement of proposed sale to the public: Not Applicable
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This post-effective amendment shall become effective in accordance with Section 8(c) of the Securities Act of 1933 on such date as the Securities and Exchange Commission, acting pursuant to Section 8(c), may determine.
DEREGISTRATION OF UNSOLD SECURITIES
These Post-Effective Amendments, filed by Wright Medical Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Registrant), remove from registration all shares of the Registrants common stock, preferred stock, debt securities, warrants, rights and units (Securities) registered under the following registration statements (each, a Registration Statement, and collectively, the Registration Statements) filed by the Registrant with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission):
|||Registration Statement on Form S-3 (No. 333-193940), pertaining to the automatic shelf registration of up to 590,397 shares of the Registrants Securities, which was filed with the Commission on February 13, 2014.|
Pursuant to an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated October 27, 2014 among the Registrant, Tornier N.V., a Dutch public limited company (naamloze vennootschap) (Tornier), Trooper Holdings Inc., a Delaware corporation and a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of Tornier, and Trooper Merger Sub Inc., a Delaware corporation and an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Tornier (Merger Sub), Merger Sub will merge with and into the Registrant, with the Registrant as the surviving corporation and an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Tornier (the Merger). As a result of the Merger, Tornier will be renamed Wright Medical Group N.V. The Merger became effective on October 1, 2015.
In connection with the closing of the Merger, the offerings pursuant to the Registration Statements have been terminated. In accordance with undertakings made by the Registrant in the Registration Statements to remove from registration, by means of post-effective amendments, any of the securities that remain unsold at the termination of the offerings, the Registrant hereby removes from registration the Securities registered but not sold under the Registration Statements.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Registrant certifies that it has reasonable grounds to believe that it meets all of the requirements for filing on Form S-3 and has duly caused these Post-Effective Amendments to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Memphis, State of Tennessee, on October 1, 2015.
|WRIGHT MEDICAL GROUP, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Robert J. Palmisano|
|Name:||Robert J. Palmisano|
|Title:||President and Chief Executive Officer|
No other person is required to sign these post-effective amendments in reliance upon Rule 478 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.