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Note 10 - Commitments and Contingencies

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Note 10 - Commitments and Contingencies
9 Months Ended
May 31, 2017
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Note 10 - Commitments and Contingencies

NOTE 10 – COMMITMENTS AND CONTINGENCIES

 

Lease

 

The Company’s corporate head-quarters and primary distribution center is located in Santa Ana, California. In August 2017, the Company’s Santa Ana lease will be terminated and the Company will move its corporate headquarters from Santa Ana, California to Garden Grove, California. The new California facility lease expires on August 1, 2022 and requires escalating monthly payments that range between $24,480 and $28,379. As part of the acquisition of CMP on May 1, 2017, the Company assumed the lease for CMP’s facility located in Lawndale, California. The lease expires in January 2019, and requires escalating monthly payments that range between $4,031 and $4,143. On April 1, 2016, the Company entered into a new sublease agreement for a facility located in Woodinville, Washington. The lease commenced on July 15, 2016 and expires on January 31, 2020, and requires escalating monthly payments that range between $14,985 and $16,022. Effective April 10, 2015, the Company assumed the facility lease in Denver, Colorado, which is the headquarters of operations for its wholly-owned subsidiary, Dank. On September 1, 2016, the Colorado facility lease was amended to include additional office space. The lease runs through March 31, 2020 and requires escalating monthly payments, ranging between $4,800 and $7,300. During the nine months ended May 31, 2017 and 2016, the Company recognized $288,789 and $153,625, respectively, of rental expense, related to its office, retail and warehouse space.

 

Minimum future commitments under non-cancelable operating leases and other obligations were as follows:

 

Year ended August 31,

2017

  $     108,418

2018

         613,718

2019

         601,102

2020

         444,420

2021

         322,604

Thereafter

         332,278

  $  2,422,540

 

Other Commitments

 

In the ordinary course of business, the Company may enter into contractual purchase obligations and other agreements that are legally binding and specify certain minimum payment terms. The Company had no such agreements as of May 31, 2017.

 

Litigation

 

The Company may be subject to legal proceedings and claims which arise in the ordinary course of its business. Although occasional adverse decisions or settlements may occur, the Company believes that the final disposition of such matters should not have a material adverse effect on its financial position, results of operations or liquidity. The Company had no pending legal proceedings or claims as of May 31, 2017.