Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Stockholders??? Equity

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Stockholders’ Equity
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2017
Equity [Abstract]  
Stockholders' Equity

NOTE 5 - STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY

 

The Company has authorized capital to 200,000,000 shares of Common Stock with par value to $0.0001 per share, and has authorized capital of 50,000,000 shares of preferred stock, par value $0.0001 per share.

 

On July 18, 2017, shareholders of record holding a majority of the outstanding voting capital of the Company approved a reverse stock split of the Company’s issued and outstanding common stock by a ratio of not less than one-for-four and not more than one-for-twenty-five, with such ratio to be determined by the Board of Directors, in its sole discretion. On October 25, 2017, the reverse stock split ratio of one (1) for four (4) basis was approved by the Board of Directors. On October 30, 2017, the Company filed a certificate of amendment to its Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation with the Secretary of State of the State of Nevada in order to effectuate a reverse stock split of the Company’s issued and outstanding common stock, par value $0.0001 per share on a one (1) for four (4) basis.

 

Series B Convertible Preferred Stock

 

The terms of the Series B Convertible Preferred Stock are summarized below:

 

Dividend. The holders of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock will be entitled to receive such dividends paid and distributions made to the holders of Common Stock, pro rata to the same extent as if such holders had converted the Series B Convertible Preferred Stock into Common Stock (without regard to any limitations on conversion herein or elsewhere) and had held such shares of Common Stock on the record date for such dividends and distributions.

 

Liquidation Preference. In the event of a liquidation, dissolution or winding up of the Company, after provision for payment of all debts and liabilities of the Company, any remaining assets of the Company shall be distributed pro rata to the holders of Common Stock and the holders of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock as if the Series B Convertible Preferred Stock had been converted into shares of Common Stock on the date of such liquidation, dissolution or winding up of the Company.

 

Voting Rights. The Series B Convertible Preferred Stock have no voting rights except with regard to certain customary protective provisions set forth in the Series B Convertible Preferred Stock Certificate of Designations and as otherwise provided by applicable law.

 

Conversion. Each share of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock may be converted at the holder’s option at any time after issuance into one share of Common Stock, provided that the number of shares of Common Stock to be issued pursuant to such conversion does not exceed, when aggregated with all other shares of Common Stock owned by such holder at such time, result in such holder beneficially owning (as determined in accordance with Section 13(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules thereunder) in excess of 9.99% of all of the Common Stock outstanding at such time, unless otherwise waived in writing by the Company with ninety-one (61) days’ notice.

  

Series D Convertible Preferred Stock

 

The Company issued Series D Convertible Preferred Stock in exchange for the outstanding convertible note issued in October 2014 and prior to September 30, 2017, all of the Series D Convertible Preferred Stock was converted to the Company’s Common Stock and no shares of the Series D Convertible Preferred Stock remain outstanding. The terms of the Series D Convertible Preferred Stock are summarized below:

 

Dividend. The holders of Series D Convertible Preferred Stock will be entitled to receive such dividends paid and distributions made to the holders of Common Stock, pro rata to the same extent as if such holders had converted the Series D Convertible Preferred Stock into Common Stock (without regard to any limitations on conversion herein or elsewhere) and had held such shares of Common Stock on the record date for such dividends and distributions.

 

Liquidation Preference. In the event of a liquidation, dissolution or winding up of the Company, after provision for payment of all debts and liabilities of the Company, any remaining assets of the Company shall be distributed pro rata to the holders of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock and Series D Convertible Preferred Stock as if the Series B Convertible Preferred Stock and Series D Convertible Preferred Stock had been converted into shares of Common Stock on the date of such liquidation, dissolution or winding up of the Company, prior to any distributions to Junior Stock, which includes the Company’s Common Stock.

 

Voting Rights. Except as otherwise expressly required by law, each holder of Preferred Shares shall be entitled to vote on all matters submitted to shareholders of the Company and shall be entitled to the number of votes for each Preferred Share owned at the record date for the determination of shareholders entitled to vote on such matter or, if no such record date is established, at the date such vote is taken or any written consent of shareholders is solicited, equal to the number of shares of Common Stock such Preferred Shares are convertible into (voting as a class with Common Stock),

 

Conversion. Each share of Series D Convertible Preferred Stock may be converted at the holder’s option at any time after issuance into five shares of Common Stock, provided that the number of shares of Common Stock to be issued pursuant to such conversion does not exceed, when aggregated with all other shares of Common Stock owned by such holder at such time, result in such holder beneficially owning (as determined in accordance with Section 13(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules thereunder) in excess of 9.99% of all of the Common Stock outstanding at such time, unless otherwise waived in writing by the Company with ninety-one (61) days’ notice.

 

Common Stock

 

On May 11, 2016, the Company entered into a consulting agreement with the Cooper Law Firm, LLC (“Cooper”), pursuant to which the Company agreed to issue 20,000 shares of the Company’s Common Stock. In connection with this transaction, the Company valued the shares at the quoted market price on the date of grant at $6.80 per share or $136,000.

 

On December 9, 2016, the Company entered into a securities purchase agreement (the “Purchase Agreement”) with certain institutional investors for the sale of an aggregate of 870,500 shares of the Company’s common stock, at a purchase price of $6.00 per share, and warrants to purchase 435,249 shares of common stock for a purchase price of $0.01 per warrant, or $17,019.95 in total. None of the warrants were purchased prior to December 31, 2016, and all were subsequently purchased prior to the date of this report.

 

On February 1, 2017, the Company issued 187,500 shares of common stock pursuant to an At-The-Market (“ATM”) securities offering with certain institutional investors at an average price of $6.96 per share, yielding gross proceeds of $1,301,923.

 

On April 12, 2017, pursuant to an amendment entered into on March 6, 2017 to the settlement agreement entered into on October 29, 2015 between the Company and Dominion Harbor, the Company issued 31,250 shares of common stock to Dominion Harbor. In connection with this transaction, the Company valued the shares at the quoted market price on the date of grant at $0.83 per share or $103,750.

 

On April 18, 2017, the Company entered into a securities purchase agreement (the “April Purchase Agreement”) with certain institutional investors for the sale of an aggregate of 950,000 shares of the Company’s common stock at a purchase price of $2.80per share and warrants to purchase 570,000 shares of common stock at a purchase price of $3.32 per share.

  

On April 24, 2017, the Company issued one of its vendors 7,500 shares of Common Stock in exchange for cancellation of the vendor’s outstanding invoices. In connection with this transaction, the Company valued the shares at the quoted market price on the date of grant at $3.32 per share or $24,897.

 

On August 9, 2017, the Company issued 250,000 shares of the Company’s Common Stock pursuant to the conversion of 200,000 shares of Series D Convertible Preferred Stock.

 

On August 29, 2017, the Company issued 200,000 shares in total of the Company’s Common Stock to four different vendors in partial or total payment of outstanding invoices.

 

On September 5, 2017, the Company issued 62,500 shares of the Company’s Common Stock pursuant to the conversion of 50,000 shares of Series D Convertible Preferred Stock.

 

On September 6, 2017, the Company issued 534,710 shares of the Company’s Common Stock pursuant to the conversion of $427,768 in principal amount invested in the Convertible Note.

 

On September 13, 2017, the Company issued 315,925 shares of the Company’s Common Stock pursuant to the conversion of 252,750 shares of Series D Convertible Preferred Stock.

 

On September 29, 2017, the Company issued 598,500 shares of the Company’s Common Stock to holders of the warrants issued pursuant to the April Purchase Agreement following approval by the Company’s shareholders of the warrant exchange at a special meeting held on September 29, 2017.

 

Common Stock Warrants

 

Pursuant to the sales of securities underlying the Purchase Agreement entered into on December 9, 2016, the Company issued a warrant to the underwriter (“Underwriter’s Warrant”) to purchase 43,525 shares of Common Stock on December 9, 2016. The Underwriter’s Warrant has an exercise price of $6.92 per share. In addition, in a series of issuances in January 2017, the Company issued warrants to the investors (“Investor Warrants”) pursuant to the Purchase Agreement to purchase 435,249 shares of the Company’s Common Stock. The Investor Warrants have an exercise price of $6.80 per share. The warrants were issued in a series of transaction during January 2017 and were valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike price of $6.80 per share, market prices ranging from $7.00 to $8.52 per share, an expected term of 3.25 years, volatility ranging from 38% to 39%, based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period, and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve ranging from 1.50% to 1.56%. The Company reviewed the issuance of the Underwriter and Investor Warrants and determined that pursuant to ASC 480 and ASC 815, the Underwriter and Investor Warrants should be classified as a liability and marked to market every reporting period. Following acceptance by the SEC of the Company’s registration statement registering these warrants, the warrants were reclassified from a liability to equity.

 

On January 10, 2017, pursuant to the amendment to the Fortress debt, the Company issued a five-year warrant to DBD to purchase 46,875 shares of the Company’s Common Stock, exercisable at $6.80 per share, subject to adjustment. The warrant was valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike and market prices of $6.80 and $7.60 per share, respectively, an expected term of 3.00 years, volatility of 39% based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.52%. The Company reviewed the issuance of the Underwriter and Investor Warrants and determined that pursuant to ASC 480 and ASC 815, the Underwriter and Investor Warrants met the requirement to be classified as equity and were booked as Additional Paid-in Capital.

 

Pursuant to the sales of securities underlying the April Purchase Agreement entered into on April 18, 2017, the Company issued a warrant to the underwriter (“Underwriter’s Warrant”) to purchase 14,250 shares of Common Stock. The Underwriter’s Warrant has an exercise price of $3.08 per share. In addition, also associated with the April Purchase Agreement, the Company issued warrants to the investors (“April Investor Warrants”) pursuant to the Purchase Agreement to purchase 570,000 shares of the Company’s Common Stock. The Investor Warrants have an exercise price of $3.32 per share. The Investor Warrants were valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike price of $3.08 per share, an expected term of 2.5 years, volatility of 39%, based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.60%. The Underwriter’s Warrant was valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike price of $3.32 per share, an expected term of 3.25 years, volatility of 38%, based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.72%. The Company reviewed the issuance of the Underwriter and Investor Warrants and determined that pursuant to ASC 480 and ASC 815, the Underwriter and Investor Warrants should be classified as equity.

  

Pursuant to the Unit Purchase Agreement entered into on August 14, 2017, the Company, in two closings, issued warrants to the investors (“Note Investor Warrants”) to purchase 6,875,000 shares of the Company’s Common Stock. The Note Investor Warrants have an exercise price of $1.20 per share. The Note Investor Warrants from the first close were valued based on a Monte Carlo simulation model, using the strike price of $1.20 per share, remaining term of 5.50 years, volatility of 100%, based on the terms of the Unit Purchase Agreement which set the volatility at the greater 100% or the 100-day volatility immediately following certain events and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.76%. The Note Investor Warrants from the second close were valued based on a Monte Carlo simulation model, using the strike price of $1.20 per share, remaining term of 5.50 years, volatility of 100%, based on the methodology set forth above and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.98%. The Company reviewed the issuance of the Note Investor Warrants and determined that pursuant to ASC 480 and ASC 815, the Note Investor Warrants should be classified as a liability.

 

At September 30, 2017, the Company had warrants outstanding to purchase 7,487,894 shares of Common Stock with a weighted average remaining life of 5.35 years. A summary of the status of the Company’s outstanding stock warrants and changes during the period then ended is as follows:

 

    Number of
Warrants
    Weighted
Average Exercise
Price
   

Weighted
Average
Remaining

Life

 
Balance at December 31, 2016     116,520     $ 15.17       3.25  
Granted     7,941,374       1.70       5.01  
Cancelled     -       -       -  
Forfeited     -       -       -  
Exercised     570,000       3.32       -  
Balance at September 30, 2017     7,487,894     $ 1.86       5.35  
                         
Warrants exercisable at September 30, 2017     612,894                  
Weighted average fair value of warrants granted during the period           0.09          

 

Warrant Amendment Letter

 

On March 11, 2016, the Company entered into an agreement with the remaining investor in the Company’s convertible debt issued on October 9, 2014 to revise the strike price of their warrant, which could be exercised for the purchase of 5,834 shares of Common Stock, in exchange for permanent waiver of certain consent rights held by the holder of the convertible debt. As a result of the amendment, the strike price was reduced from $16.50 to the lower of 1) $8.00 per share or 2) the same gross per share price as the Company sells shares of its Common Stock in any future public offering of the Company’s Common Stock.

 

Common Stock Options

 

On May 10, 2016, the Company entered into an executive employment agreement with Erich Spangenberg (“Spangenberg Agreement”) pursuant to which Mr. Spangenberg would serve as the Company’s Director of Acquisitions, Licensing and Strategy. As part of the consideration, the Company agreed to grant Mr. Spangenberg a ten-year stock option to purchase an aggregate of 125,000 shares of Common Stock, with a strike price of $7.48 per share, vesting in twenty-four (24) equal installments on each monthly anniversary of the date of the Spangenberg Agreement. The options were valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike and market prices of $7.48 per share, an expected term of 5.75 years, volatility of 47% based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.32%.

  

On May 20, 2016, the Company entered into an employment agreement with Kathy Grubbs (“Grubbs Agreement”) pursuant to which Ms. Grubbs would serve as an analyst. As part of the consideration, the Company agreed to grant Ms. Grubbs a ten-year stock option to purchase an aggregate of 12,500 shares of Common Stock, with a strike price of $9.00 per share, vesting in thirty-nine (36) equal installments on each monthly anniversary of the date of the Grubbs Agreement. The options were valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike and market prices of $9.00 per share, an expected term of 6.50 years, volatility of 47% based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.88%.

 

On July 1, 2016, in conjunction with an executive employment agreement with David Liu (“Liu Agreement”) pursuant to which Mr. Liu would serve as the Company’s CTO, entered into on June 29, 2016, the Company granted Mr. Liu a ten-year stock option to purchase an aggregate of 37,500 shares of Common Stock, with a strike price of $11.16 per share, vesting in thirty-nine (36) equal installments on each monthly anniversary of the date of the Liu Agreement. The options were valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike and market prices of $11.16 per share, an expected term of 6.50 years, volatility of 47% based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.20%.

 

On October 13, 2016, the Company issued its independent board members ten-year options to purchase an aggregate of 20,000 shares of the Company’s Common Stock with an exercise price of $9.64 per share, subject to adjustment, which shall vest monthly over twelve (12) months commencing on the date of grant. The options were valued based on the Black-Scholes model, using the strike and market prices of $9.64 per share, an expected term of 5.5 years, volatility of 46% based on the average volatility of comparable companies over the comparable prior period and a discount rate as published by the Federal Reserve of 1.21%. As there were not sufficient shares in the Company’s equity incentive plans to accommodate these grants, Mr. Croxall forfeited a portion of one of his options to purchase 20,000 shares.

 

At September 30, 2017, there was a total of $7,072 of unrecognized compensation expenses related to non-rested option-based compensation arrangements entered into during the year. A summary of the stock options as of September 30, 2017 and changes during the period are presented below:

 

    Number of
Options
    Weighted
Average Exercise
Price
   

Weighted
Average
Remaining

Life

 
Balance at December 31, 2016     879,034     $ 17.84       6.80  
Granted     -       -       -  
Cancelled     48,542       -       -  
Forfeited     217,298       16.71       -  
Exercised     -       -       -  
Balance at September 30, 2017     613,194     $ 17.04       3.06  
                         
Options Exercisable at September 30, 2017     591,841     $ 13.83       2.91  
Options expected to vest     21,354     $ 20.33       7.23  
Weighted average fair value of options granted during the period           $ -