Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We were incorporated under the Company Act (British Columbia) on December 12, 1986 under the name Nortran Resources Ltd. In June 1992, we changed the focus of our business from mining exploration to drug research and development and changed our name to Nortran Pharmaceuticals Inc. In June 2001, we changed our name to Cardiome Pharma Corp. On March 8, 2002, we continued under the Canada Business Corporations Act and effected a four-to-one share consolidation. On May 14, 2003, we amended our articles to create a class of preferred shares, issuable in series, and to create special rights and restrictions for our common shares and our preferred shares. On July 24, 2008, we amended our articles to create the series A preferred shares, or Series A Preferred Shares. Our head office and principal place of business is located at 6190 Agronomy Road, Suite 405, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z3. ... More ...