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Notes and Other Obligations

Notes and Other Obligations
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2018
Debt Disclosure [Abstract]  
Notes and other obligations
Note 7.  Notes and other obligations:

As of March 28, 2018, 1172767, a subsidiary of the Company, entered into a note purchase agreement with a private investor under which a convertible promissory note issued by 1172767 in the principal amount CAD $2.2 million (the “Convertible Note”) and cash proceeds of CAD $2.2 million were placed into a third-party controlled escrow account. Upon the successful achievement of conditions defined under the escrow agreement relating to closing of a transaction between 1172767 and Cresval Capital Corp, (“Cresval”) whereby 1172767 and Cresval would merge as provided in the merger agreements and 1172767 would become publicly traded on the TSXV Venture Exchange, the then remaining cash and the Convertible Note would be issued to 1172767 and the investor, respectively. The Convertible Note is convertible at $0.10 per share of the merged entity, as defined, subject to certain adjustments. If those conditions are not successfully achieved or revised or waived by August 31, 2018, the then remaining cash and Convertible Note would be returned to the investor and 1172767, respectively.

Upon funding the escrow account and as provided thereunder, an interim release of consideration from the escrow account was made to the parties. The interim release consisted of CAD $1.0 million (USD $775,555) of cash released to 1172767 and an unsecured promissory note issued by 1172767 (“Promissory Note”) released to the investor. Upon the achievement of conditions discussed above required for the successful release of the escrowed Convertible Note and then remaining escrowed cash, the Promissory Note would thereupon be cancelled. The Promissory Note bears interest at 6%, is unsecured and due upon demand. On August 23, 2018, the final release from escrow occurred. 1172767 received approximately USD $921,000, bringing the total convertible note balance to approximately $1,696,000.

Notes and other obligations also consisted of short-term installment obligations, arising from insurance premium financing programs bearing interest at approximately 4.5%, with outstanding balances of $0 and $135,574, as of September 30, 2018 and December 31, 2017, respectively.