SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): May 16, 2011
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|Item 1.01.||Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On May 16, 2011, Codexis, Inc. (the Company) entered into a Manufacture and Supply Agreement (the Agreement) with Lactosan GmbH & Co. KG (Lactosan), pursuant to which Lactosan agreed to manufacture and supply certain of the Companys proprietary enzymes to the Company and the Companys customers according to forecasts provided to Lactosan by the Company. Each of the parties to the Agreement has made customary representations, warranties and covenants in the Agreement and each party has agreed to indemnify the other for certain losses arising out of breaches of such representations, warranties and covenants, and other specified matters. The Agreement provides for an initial three-year term, subject to customary early termination provisions, and for one-year renewals under certain circumstances.
The foregoing is only a summary of the material terms of the Agreement, does not purport to be a complete description of the rights and obligations of the parties thereunder and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Agreement that will be filed as an exhibit to the Companys Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ending June 30, 2011.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 19, 2011
/s/ Douglas T. Sheehy
|Name:||Douglas T. Sheehy|
|Title:||Senior Vice President, General Counsel and|