2024 22.05

Scilex Holding Company (Nasdaq: SCLX, “Scilex” or “Company”), an innovative revenue-generating company focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing non-opioid pain management products for the treatment of acute and chronic pain, has retained Warshaw Burstein, LLP and Christian Attar Law to investigate potential naked short selling activities, short positions, lending program activities and constitute market manipulation of its restricted shares of common stock that were part of the previously announced dividend of Scilex common stock (the “Restricted Dividend Shares”) then-held by Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (OTC: SRNEQ, “Sorrento”) that breach the restrictions on transfer which are currently in place through March 31, 2024 on these Restricted Dividend Shares.