Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Related Party Transactions

Related Party Transactions
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2019
Related Party Transactions [Abstract]  
Related Party Transactions

Note 8 – Related Party Transactions


Consulting Expense


As described in Note 10, the Company entered into an oral consulting agreement with Mr. Raymond Monteleone, Board Member and Chairman of the Audit Committee, in which Mr. Monteleone receives $10,000 per month for advisory services and $5,000 per quarter as Audit Committee Chair. This arrangement has no specified termination date. For the three and six months ended June 30, 2019, the Company has expensed $35,000 and $70,000 in compensation to Mr. Monteleone, respectively.


Board Member Expenses


For the three and six months ended June 30, 2019, the Company paid $5,000 each for Board of Director fees to Michael Yurkowsky and to Raymond Monteleone for a total of $10,000 and $10,000 respectively.


Debt Obligations


The Company had various related party transactions in 2018. For the period of January 1, 2018 to March 13, 2018, the Company received $528,175 from one of its shareholders (RMS members) and $228,175 from its CEO (RMS CEO) as part of a line of credit that was established in 2017. The entire line of credit between the Member and the CEO in the amount of $1,856,350, including contributions from 2017, was transferred to the BioCell Capital, LLC debt instrument on March 13, 2018.


The BioCell Capital Line of Credit also consisted of related parties which contributed approximately $4,300,000, inclusive of the aforementioned $1,856,300, to the Company in 2018.


The Company also received a short-term note from one of its shareholders (RMS members), who was also the CEO of H-CYTE, in the amount of $180,000 in December 2018 for working capital needs.