Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Todd Charles T Jr



2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director10% Owner
XOfficer (give title below)Other (specify below)
CEO of FHC Division
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
XForm filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4)2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4)3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5)4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock83,000D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4)2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year)3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4)4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5)6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date ExercisableExpiration DateTitleAmount or Number of Shares
Common Stock Options 03/20/2019(1)03/20/2028Common Stock280,0002.17D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Options for one-third of the shares vest on each of March 20, 2019, March 20, 2020 and March 20, 2021.
/s/ Charles T. Todd, Jr.01/03/2019
** Signature of Reporting PersonDate
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	Know all by these presents, 
that the undersigned hereby constitutes 
and appoints each of Mitchell Steiner, 
Michele Greco, Kevin Gilbert and Phil 
Greenberg, or any of them acting singly 
and with full power of substitution, 
his true and lawful attorneys-in-fact 

(1)	execute for and on behalf of 
the undersigned, in the undersigned's 
capacity as an officer and/or director 
of Veru Inc. (the "Company"), Forms 
3, 4 and 5 in accordance with Section 
16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act 
of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), 
and the rules and regulations 
promulgated thereunder;

(2)	do and perform any and all 
acts for and on behalf of the undersigned 
which may be necessary or desirable 
to complete and execute any such Form 
3, 4 or 5, complete and execute any 
amendment or amendments thereto, 
and timely file such form with the 
United States Securities and Exchange 
Commission and any stock exchange 
or similar authority; and

(3)	take any other action of any 
type whatsoever in connection with the 
foregoing which, in the opinion of 
such attorneys-in-fact, may be of 
benefit to, in the best interest of, 
or legally required by, the 
undersigned, it being understood that 
the documents executed by either 
such attorney-in-fact on behalf
 of the 
undersigned pursuant to this Power 
of Attorney shall be in such form and 
shall contain such terms and conditions 
as such attorney-in-fact may approve 
in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

	Additionally, the undersigned 
hereby grants to such attorneys-in-fact 
full power and authority to do and 
perform any and every act and thing 
whatsoever requisite, necessary, or 
proper to be done in the exercise of 
any of the rights and powers herein 
granted, as fully to all intents and 
purposes as the undersigned might or 
could do if personally present, with 
full power of substitution or revocation, 
hereby ratifying and confirming all 
that either such attorney-in-fact, or 
such attorney-in-fact's substitute or 
substitutes, shall lawfully do or 
cause to be done by virtue of this 
power of attorney and the rights and 
powers herein granted.  The undersigned 
acknowledges that the foregoing 
attorneys-in-fact, in serving in 
such capacity at the request of the 
undersigned, are not assuming, nor 
is the Company assuming, any of the 
undersigned's responsibilities to 
comply with Section 16 of the Exchange Act.

	This Power of Attorney 
shall remain in full force and 
effect until the undersigned is no 
longer required to file Forms 3, 4 
and 5 with respect to the undersigned's 
holdings of, and transactions in 
securities issued by, the Company, 
unless earlier revoked by the undersigned 
in the form of an executed document 
delivered to the foregoing 
attorneys-in-fact. Any prior power 
of attorney of the undersigned with 
respect to the subject matter hereof 
is hereby revoked.

        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the 
undersigned has caused this Power of 
Attorney to be executed as of 
this 3 day of January, 2019.


/s/ Charles T. Todd, Jr.