COMMITMENTS AND CONTINGENCIES
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Mar. 31, 2020
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7. COMMITMENTS AND CONTINGENCIES
Real Property Leases
Florham Park, New Jersey
On June 4, 2018, the Company entered in an Agreement of Lease for 3,893 square feet for its new corporate headquarters in Florham Park, New Jersey. The lease commencement date was October 2018 and terminates in February 2024. The Company has an option to extend the term of the lease for one additional 60‑month period.
Under the terms of the lease, the Company paid a security deposit of $75,000 and the aggregate rent due over the term of the lease is approximately $828,000, which will be reduced to approximately $783,000 after certain rent abatements. The Company is required to pay its proportionate share of certain operating expenses and real estate taxes applicable to the leased premises. After certain rent abatements the rent is approximately $12,500 per month for the first year and then escalates thereafter by 2% per year for the duration of the term.
The Company presently rents office space in Madison and is rented for approximately $3,300 per month under an agreement that expires on August 31, 2020.
From time to time, the Company may become engaged in litigation or other legal proceedings as part of our ordinary course of business but are not currently party to any litigation or legal proceedings that, in the opinion of management, are likely to have a material adverse effect on its business.
The entire disclosure for commitments and contingencies.
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