Termination of Merger Agreement with Synacor, Inc.
|6 Months Ended|
Jun. 30, 2020
|Merger Agreement with Synacor, Inc. [Abstract]|
|Termination of Merger Agreement with Synacor, Inc.||Termination of Merger Agreement with Synacor, Inc.
As previously disclosed, on February 11, 2020, Qumu Corporation (“Qumu) entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger and Reorganization (the “Merger Agreement”) with Synacor, Inc. (“Synacor”) and Quantum Merger Sub I, Inc., a direct, wholly owned subsidiary of Synacor (“Merger Sub”).
On June 29, 2020, Qumu, Synacor and Merger Sub entered into an agreement to terminate the Merger Agreement (the “Mutual Termination Agreement”). Pursuant to the Mutual Termination Agreement, the Merger Agreement was terminated and the parties provided a mutual release of claims relating to the Merger Agreement and related agreements.
Pursuant to the terms of the Mutual Termination Agreement, Qumu paid Synacor $250,000 on June 29, 2020 and is obligated to pay an additional $1,450,000 if (a) within 15 months following June 29, 2020, an Acquisition Transaction in respect of Qumu is consummated with a Person other than Synacor or (b) (i) within 15 months following June 29, 2020, Qumu enters into a binding definitive agreement for an Acquisition Transaction with a Person other than Synacor and (ii) such Acquisition Transaction is ultimately consummated (whether or not during the foregoing 15 months period). For the purposes of the Mutual Termination Agreement, all references to 15% or 85% in the definition of “Acquisition Transaction” of the Merger Agreement shall be replaced by 50%.
During the three and six months ended June 30, 2020, the Company recognized transaction-related expenses related to the Company's Merger Agreement with Synacor, Inc. totaling $699,000 and $1.5 million, which are included within general and administrative expenses in the Company's condensed consolidated statement of operations.
The entire disclosure for a business combination (or series of individually immaterial business combinations) completed during the period, including background, timing, and recognized assets and liabilities. The disclosure may include leverage buyout transactions (as applicable).
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