CONVERTIBLE NOTES PAYABLE
|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2019
|CONVERTIBLE NOTES PAYABLE|
|Note 10 - CONVERTIBLE NOTES PAYABLE||
On June 10, 2016, the Company issued to BICX Holding Company, LLC a $2,500,000 senior secured convertible promissory note due March 3, 2020 and bearing interest at 8% per annum due annually beginning June 10, 2018. On March 3, 2017 the convertible promissory note was subsequently amended and was convertible into 42.43% of the Company's total authorized common stock. The Company also received an additional investment of $1,660,000 from the holder. The note was convertible into a fixed number of shares of common stock equal to 42.43% (2,227,575 shares) of the total authorized common stock as of March 3, 2017 (closing). On September 30, 2019, the convertible promissory note was converted to 2,227,575 shares of the Company s common stock, and the principal balance of the convertible note payable was reduced to $0. Upon converting the convertible note payable to common stock in September 2019, the Company and BICX Holding Company, LLC entered into a conversion agreement in which future interest through March 2020 on the convertible note payable was accelerated, and the Company agreed to pay $1,138,157 in interest within a twelve month period of an intended public offering. The interest is recorded in Accounts payable and accrued expenses on the consolidated balance sheet at December 31, 2019.
In connection with the conversion agreement, the Company and BICX Holding Company, LLC entered into a Lock-Up Agreement (the Lock-Up Agreement ) pursuant to which the Investor will not sell, or otherwise dispose of the Conversion Shares, during the period commencing on October 1, 2019 and ending six (6) months following the initial closing of the Company s intended public offering of its securities to raise gross proceeds to the Company of at least $10,000,000 (subject to adjustment in the Company s sole discretion) (the Public Offering ). In the event that the intended public offering is terminated or abandoned prior to closing then the lock-up shall expire upon the later of the date which is six (6) months from September 30, 2019 or thirty (30) days from the date of such termination or abandonment.
In accordance with the conversion agreement, the Company cannot enter into any agreement to issue or announce the issuance or proposed issuance of any shares of common stock or common stock equivalents at an issuance price below $2.00 per share.
During the year ended December 31, 2019 and 2018, the Company amortized $656,231 and $1,487,728 of the debt discount to current period interest expense.
The interest expense during the year ended December 31, 2019 and 2018 were $389,330 and $332,800 and includes the accelerated interest noted above.
The entire disclosure for information about short-term and long-term debt arrangements, which includes amounts of borrowings under each line of credit, note payable, commercial paper issue, bonds indenture, debenture issue, own-share lending arrangements and any other contractual agreement to repay funds, and about the underlying arrangements, rationale for a classification as long-term, including repayment terms, interest rates, collateral provided, restrictions on use of assets and activities, whether or not in compliance with debt covenants, and other matters important to users of the financial statements, such as the effects of refinancing and noncompliance with debt covenants.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef