Medipure Holdings Inc.

Medipure Holdings Inc.

August 20, 2015 18:20 ET

A Major Shareholder Acquires Additional Medipure Shares

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 20, 2015) - Medipure Holdings Inc. (CSE:MDH) is pleased to provide early warning that effective August 20, 2015, Garrison Construction LLC ("Garrison"), a company controlled by Mark Donahue, a director of Medipure, acquired ownership and control of an additional 666,667 common shares of Medipure (the "Additional Shares"), representing approximately 7.6% of the 8,763,655 issued and outstanding share capital of the Company. After this acquisition, Garrison's total holdings are 1,719,299 common shares, representing 19.6% of the issued and outstanding share capital of the Company.

Garrison, which has an office at 170 Newbury Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02116, USA, acquired the Additional Shares privately from a transferor for investment purposes at a price of approximately US $0.30 per share for total proceeds of US $100,000 paid on June 19, 2014 (then equivalent to approximately CAD $92,400). In acquiring the Additional Shares, Garrison entered into a joinder to stock restriction agreement with the Company and the transferor, whereby the Additional Shares may not be transferred or sold except as to proportions which shall be released from such restrictions as follows:

Release Date Significance of Date Proportion to be Released No. Common Shares to be Released
November 10, 2014 Listing Date 1/10 of the Shares 66,667
May 10, 2015 6 months after the Listing Date 1/6 of the remainder of the Shares 100,000
November 10, 2015 12 months after the Listing Date 1/5 of the remainder of the Shares 100,000
May 10, 2016 18 months after the Listing Date 1/4 of the remainder of the Shares 100,000
November 10, 2016 24 months after the Listing Date 1/3 of the remainder of the Shares 100,000
May 10, 2017 30 months after the Listing Date 1/2 of the remainder of the Shares 100,000
November 10, 2017 36 months after the Listing Date The remainder of the Shares 100,000
TOTAL 666,667

About Medipure Holdings Inc.

Medipure is developing an extensive network of strategic partnerships with extensive experience in developing cannabinoids, medicines containing controlled substances, as well as plant-based prescription pharmaceutical products. Medipure will attempt to bring novel prescription medicines to market, providing patients with serious conditions valuable solutions that make a real difference to quality of life. Medipure will also seek to maximize the value of our products through rapid cost-effective product development, addressing market needs, and establishing strategic partnerships. Although Medipure has applied to Health Canada for a license to produce and distribute medical marijuana under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations, it has not yet received such a license and there is no guarantee that such a license will be granted to Medipure by Health Canada.

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