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ADVAXIS, INC. FILES (8-K) Disclosing Amendment or Waiver to Code of Ethics, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Financial Statements and Exhibits

July 10, 2014



Item 5.05 Amendments to the Registrant's Code of Ethics, or Waiver of a Provision of the Code of Ethics.

On July 9, 2014, the Board of Directors of Advaxis, Inc. (the "Company") approved and adopted an amended and restated Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (the "Code of Ethics"), attached hereto as Exhibit 14.1. The Code of Ethics is applicable to all employees of the Company, including its principal executive officer, principal financial officer and other executive officers. The purpose of the amendment was to bring certain provisions of the Code of Ethics into conformity with the Company's existing policies as set forth in its employee handbook. The revisions to the Code of Ethics do not result in any waiver to any officer or employee of the Company, explicit or implicit, from the provisions of the Code of Ethics in effect prior to the amendment.

Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

At the Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company held on July 9, 2014, four proposals were submitted to the stockholders of the Company. The proposals are described in detail in the Company's definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on May 20, 2014. The final results for the votes regarding each proposal are set forth below.

1. The six nominees listed below were elected and qualified to serve on the Board

of Directors of the Company until the next annual meeting of stockholders or until their respective successors: Nominee For Withhold Authority Broker Non-Votes Dr. James P. Patton 7,274,466 1,230,489 6,261,461 Daniel J. O'Connor 7,218,165 1,286,790 6,261,461 Roni A. Appel 7,219,373 1,285,582 6,261,461 Richard J. Berman 7,242,778 1,262,177 6,261,461 Dr. Thomas McKearn 7,309,164 1,195,791 6,261,461 Dr. David Sidransky 7,245,973 1,258,982 6,261,461



2. The stockholders approved an amendment to the Company's Certificate of

Incorporation to increase the total number of authorized shares of capital

stock from 30,000,000 consisting of 25,000,000 shares of common stock and

5,000,000 shares of "blank check" preferred stock to 50,000,000 consisting of

45,000,000 shares of common stock and 5,000,000 shares of "blank check"

preferred stock. For Against Abstain 10,522,063 4,120,559 123,794



A copy of the Certificate of Amendment to the Company's Certificate of Incorporation that reflects the foregoing proposal is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1.

3. The stockholders ratified and approved an amendment to the Company's 2011

Omnibus Incentive Plan to increase the aggregate number of shares of common stock authorized for issuance under such plan by 1,600,000 shares. For Against Abstain Broker Non-Votes 6,021,913 2,301,236 181,806 6,261,461



4. The stockholders ratified the selection of Marcum, LLP as the Company's

independent registered public accountants for the fiscal year ending October 31, 2014. For Against Abstain 12,872,205 1,542,041 352,170



Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits. Exhibit No. Description 3.1 Certificate of Amendment of the Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of Advaxis, Inc. (filed July 9, 2014) 14.1 Advaxis, Inc. Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (revised as of July 9, 2014)


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