RELATED PARTY CONSIDERATIONS
|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2019
|Related Party Transactions [Abstract]|
|RELATED PARTY CONSIDERATIONS||
Some of the officers and directors of the Company are involved in other business activities and may, in the future, become involved in other business opportunities that become available. They may face a conflict in selecting between the Company and other business interests. We have not formulated a policy for the resolution of such conflicts.
On November 20, 2017, Dr. Dimitrov provided a notice dated November 21, 2017 to the Company stating that he was resigning from the Board, effective immediately. Dr. Dimitrov indicated that his resignation from the Board was based on the deteriorating relationship between the Company and Digital Diagnostics over the non-payment of fees owed by the Company pursuant to the licensing agreement between the Company and Digital Diagnostics. Dr. Dimitrov currently serves as the President of Digital Diagnostics, and the Company has licensed the right to develop, produce and commercialize certain diagnostic products, including the FibriLyzer and MatriLyzer, utilizing certain intellectual property rights owned or licensed by Digital Diagnostics. Dr. Dimitrov believes that, in light of these concerns, his role as both a Director of the Company and the President of Digital Diagnostics creates a conflict of interest and has decided to focus his time and energy on doing what is best for the shareholders of Digital Diagnostics. For the year ended December 31, 2017, the Company accrued $30,000 in licensing fees expenses to Digital Diagnostics. As of December 31, 2017, $126,032 was included in accounts payable. The Company has also accrued interest at 3% over the prime rate, per the Licensing Agreement, of $9,802 for the remaining balance due as of December 31, 2017. The Company paid $126,032 and $75,000 during the years ended December 31, 2018 and 2017. In March 2019, the Company received a demand notice from him however the Company believes the chances of liability to him is remote. There was no change during the three months ended March 31, 2019.
For the years ended December 31, 2018 and 2017, $300,000 was recognized in Research and Development expenses for consulting provided by Dr. Dimitrov. As of December 31, 2018 and 2017, $575,000 and $275,000 was included in accounts payable, respectively. During the year ended December 31, 2018 and 2017, $0 and $125,000, respectively was paid. There was no change during the three months ended March 31, 2019.
On June 28, 2017, the Company issued to two of the Company’s executive officers a promissory note in the principal amount up to $100,000, which amount may be drawn upon by the Company as bridge financing for general working capital purposes. The promissory note accrues interest at a rate of 8.0% per annum and matures on the earlier of (i) one (1) year from the date of the promissory note, and (ii) the closing the sale of the Company’s securities in a single transaction or a series of related transactions from which at least $500,000 of gross proceeds are raised (See Note 7).
On January 8, 2019 we entered into a Master Product Development and Supply Agreement with C2M (see Note 9). We paid cash in advance for the purchase of inventory with C2M and accordingly recorded advance to supplier of $1,107,225 at March 31, 2019. During the three months ended March 31, 2019, cost of sales of $12,600 represents purchase of CBD products from C2M. C2M is a majority stockholder of the Company.
The entire disclosure for related party transactions. Examples of related party transactions include transactions between (a) a parent company and its subsidiary; (b) subsidiaries of a common parent; (c) and entity and its principal owners; and (d) affiliates.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef