• Filing Date: 2013-11-12
  • Form Type: 10-Q
  • Description: Quarterly report
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Original Issue Discount Senior Secured Convertible Promissory Note
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2013
Original Issue Discount Senior Secured Convertible Promissory Note [Abstract]  
Original Issue Discount Senior Secured Convertible Promissory Note
Note 7 – Original Issue Discount Senior Secured Convertible Promissory Note
 
Original Notes
Following the closing of the Reverse Merger in December 2009, the Company issued 26.6 units in the 2009 Private Placement consisting of an aggregate of $2,660,000 of 2009 Notes and 2009 Warrants exercisable into an aggregate of 2,660,000 shares of common stock exercisable at $1.25 per share, for $50,000 per unit for aggregate proceeds to the Company of $990,000.  In addition, placement agent warrants to purchase an aggregate of 725,300 shares of common stock exercisable at $1.05 per share were issued. The 2009 Notes are secured by a first-priority security interest in the assets of the Company.  Holders of the 2009 Notes and warrants issued in the 2009 Private Placement also have the right to “piggyback” registration of the shares underlying the 2009 Notes and warrants.
 
Prior to the amendment and restatement of the 2009 Notes, the 2009 Notes were originally due December 31, 2011 and convertible at the option of the holder, into shares of the Company’s common stock at an initial conversion rate of $1.00 per share.
 
Amended Notes
 
On December 29, 2011, the Company entered into amendment agreements with holders of the 2009 Notes and 2009 Warrants.  Pursuant to the terms of the amendment agreements, (i) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $260,000 were converted into an aggregate of 1,040,000 shares of common stock of the Company at an adjusted conversion price of $0.25 per share, (ii) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $2,000,000 were amended to extend the maturity dates from December 31, 2011 to December 31, 2012 and 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of the remaining $400,000 were amended to extend the maturity date from December 31, 2011 to December 31, 2013, (iii) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $2,000,000 were amended to adjust the conversion price of such notes from $1.00 per share to $0.25 per share, (iv) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $400,000 were amended to provide that such notes shall, from January 1, 2012 onwards, bear interest at the rate of 10% per annum payable on a quarterly basis, upon conversion and at maturity and that such interest may, at the option of the Company, be paid in cash or in shares of common stock of the Company at the interest conversion rate of 90% of the volume weighted average price of the common stock of the Company during the 20 trading days prior to the interest payment date, (v) an aggregate of 1,300,000 shares of common stock of the Company were issued to certain holders of the 2009 Notes.
 
Effective December 21, 2012, the 2009 Notes as described in the preceding paragraph were amended. Pursuant to the terms of the amendment agreements, (i) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $2,000,000 were amended to extend the maturity dates from December 31, 2012 to June 30, 2013 for $1,000,000 of the balance and December 31, 2013 for the remaining $1,000,000, (ii) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $400,000 were amended to adjust the conversion price of such notes from $1.00 to $0.25, (iii) 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal of $2,000,000 were amended to provide that such notes shall, from January 1, 2013 onwards, bear interest at the rate of 10% per annum payable on a quarterly basis, upon conversion and at maturity and that such interest may, at the option of the Company, be paid in cash or in shares of common stock of the Company at the interest conversion rate of 90% of the volume weighted average price of the common stock of the Company during the 20 trading days prior to the interest payment date, (iv) the exercise price of the 2009 Warrants to purchase an aggregate of 3,385,300 shares of common stock was adjusted from $0.50 per share to $0.25 per share.
 
On June 27, 2013, holders of 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $1,000,000 agreed to extend the maturity date of the notes from June 30, 2013 to December 31, 2013.

As of September 30, 2013, the Company issued 4,052,827 shares of its common stock in lieu of interest payments in the aggregate of $160,000 relating to the 2009 Notes in the aggregate principal of $2,400,000.
 
As of September 30, 2013, the entire $2,400,000 balance of the amended 2009 Notes remains outstanding.  In the transaction, the Company recognized a discount of $1,670,000 which was amortized over the original life of the 2009 Notes.  The discount represented the original issue discount. In addition, the Company determined that the value of the warrants in the transaction of $412,830 as a discount to the 2009 Notes.  This discount was being amortized as well over the original life of the 2009 Notes.

 
The net value of the 2009 Notes of $2,400,000 is included in the consolidated balance sheet at December 31, 2012.  As of September 30, 2013, $2,400,000 of the 2009 Notes are classified as a current liability. The modifications made to the debt instruments, did not constitute a material modification under ASC 470-50. The Company recorded the value of the shares as an expense in the consolidated statements of operations for the year ended December 31, 2011.