Commitments and Contingencies
|6 Months Ended|
Jun. 30, 2022
|Commitments and Contingencies Disclosure [Abstract]|
|Commitments and Contingencies||
Note 14. Commitments and Contingencies
At each reporting period, the Company evaluates whether or not a potential loss amount or a potential range of loss is probable and reasonably estimable under the provisions of the authoritative guidance that addresses accounting for contingencies. The Company is currently not involved in any litigation or other loss contingencies.
In connection with the purchase of certain intellectual property in July 2017, Barry Berler and Alan Blackman entered into a royalty agreement which provides that Barry Berler will be entitled to a royalty of four percent (4%) of net sales derived from the use, sale, lease, rent and export of products related to the intellectual property. The royalty continues until the patent expires or is no longer used in the Company’s product. The royalty agreement was assumed by the Company in December 2017.
SHARPS TECHNOLOGY, INC.
NOTES TO THE CONDENSED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED JUNE 30, 2022 AND 2021
Note 14. Commitments and Contingencies (continued)
In September 2018, the Royalty Agreement was amended to reduce the royalty to 2% and further provided for a single payment of $500,000 to Barry Berler within three years in return for cancellation of all further royalty obligations of the Company. In May 2019, the Royalty Agreement was further amended to change the payment date to on or before May 31, 2021 or during the term of the amended Royalty Agreement should the Company be acquired or a controlling interest be acquired. The Company has not made the aforementioned payment or incur any change in control as such the 2% royalty remains in place.
On October 2, 2021, the Company entered into an engagement agreement with Aegis Capital Corp. (“Aegis”), and on January 21, 2022, the engagement agreement was amended. Pursuant to the engagement agreement as amended, the Company engaged Aegis to act as underwriter in connection with a proposed public offering of common stock and warrants by the Company. The agreement contemplates that (subject to execution of an underwriting agreement for the offering) Aegis would be entitled to an 8% underwriting discount, a 1% non-accountable expense allowance, reimbursement of certain expenses, and warrants to purchase 5% of the number of shares of common stock sold in the offering, with an exercise price equal to 125% of the public offering price and a term of four years and six months commencing six months from the closing of the offering. The agreement has a termination date of twelve months from the date thereof or upon completion of the proposed offering which occurred on April 14, 2022.
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The entire disclosure for commitments and contingencies.
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