Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)


12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2019
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Promissory Notes


Prior to 2016 the Company invested in and purchased various assets and is carrying a note, that is due upon demand, related to such assets in the principal amount of $1.3 million and an interest rate of 18% per annum.


Convertible Note Payable to Executive Officer


On October 16, 2018, Richard Palmer, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and President, entered into a new employment agreement with the Company and concurrently agreed to defer $1 million of his accrues salary and bonus for two years. In order to evidence the foregoing deferral, the Company and Mr. Palmer entered into a $1 million convertible promissory note (the “Convertible Note”). The Convertible Note accrued simple interest on the outstanding principal balance of the note at the annual rate of five percent (5%) and matures and becomes due and payable on October 15, 2020. The Company accrued interest expense on this note in 2018 and 2019 of $10,411 and $50,000 respectively. As of year end 2018 and 2019 the Company had recorded accrued interest payable of $10,411 and $60,411. Under the Convertible Note, Mr. Palmer has the right, exercisable at any time until the Convertible Note is fully paid, to convert all or any portion of the outstanding principal balance and accrued and unpaid interest into shares of Common Stock at an exercise price of $0.0154 per share.


Convertible Notes Payable


The Company has several notes that are convertible into the Company or the Company’s subsidiaries shares at different prices: from $0.03 per share into the parent company’s stock and up to $1.48 per share into a subsidiary’s common stock. These notes are past due their original maturity date and they continue to accrue interest at varying rates, from 8% to 10%. On a combined basis, as of December 31, 2019 the principal amount of these notes is $0.7 million.


Settlement of Liabilities


In 2019 the Company derecognized $2.4 million of previously outstanding liabilities upon concluding that these were no further legal obligations. In 2016, the Company derecognized $0.5 million of liabilities based upon analysis of its accounts payable aging. These amounts are included in gain on settlement of liabilities in the accompanying statement of operations.