SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No. 2)
|Adial Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
|(Name of Issuer)|
|Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share|
|(Title of Class of Securities)|
|December 31, 2021 Year End|
|(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of This Statement)|
Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:
CUSIP No. 00688A106
NAME OF REPORTING PERSONS
S.S. OR I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NOS. OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)
Mark Howard Peikin
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP*
SEC USE ONLY
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
SOLE VOTING POWER
SHARED VOTING POWER
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW 9
4.4% (Based upon 20,448,156 outstanding shares of common stock as of February 14, 2022)
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON*
CUSIP No. 00688A106
Item 1(a). Name of Issuer:
This Amendment No.2 amends the statement on Schedule 13G filed on August 18, 2021, with respect to Common Stock, $0.001 par value, of Adial Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Issuer”).
Item 1(b). Address of Issuer’s Principal Executive Offices:
1180 Seminole Trail, Suite 495
Charlottesville, Virginia 29902
United States of America
Item 2(a). Name of Person Filing.
Mark Howard Peikin.
Item 2(b). Address of Principal Business Office or, if None, Residence.
1875 N.W. Corporate Blvd., Ste 290, Boca Raton, FL 33431.
Item 2(c). Citizenship.
Item 2(d). Title of Class of Securities.
Common stock, par value $0.001 per share.
Item 2(e). CUSIP Number.
Item 3. If this statement is filed pursuant to §§240.13d-1(b) or 240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:
Item 4. Ownership.
|(a)||Amount beneficially owned: 904,444 (1)|
|(b)||Percent of class: 4.4%|
|(c)||Number of shares as to which the Reporting Person has:|
|(i)||Sole power to vote or to direct the vote: 904,444 (1)|
|(ii)||Shared power to vote or to direct the vote: 0|
|(iii)||Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of: 904,444 (1)|
|(iv)||Shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of: 0|
|(1)||Mark Howard Peikin is the beneficial owner of Bespoke Growth Partners, Inc. and has the power to vote and dispose of the 340,000 shares and 150,000 warrants of the Issuer held by Bespoke Growth Partners, Inc. Further, Mark Howard Peikin beneficially owns 295,000 shares and 119,444 options of the Issuer directly in his own name, and he has the power to vote and dispose of such shares.|
Item 5. Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class.
Item 6. Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person.
Item 7. Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the Security Being Reported by the Parent Holding Company.
Item 8. Identification and Classification of Members of the Group.
Item 9. Notice of Dissolution of Group.
Item 10. Certifications.
By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were not acquired and are not held for the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.
After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.
|Date: February 14, 2022||By:||/s/ Mark Howard Peikin|
|Mark Howard Peikin|