9. Capital Lease Obligations
|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2016
|Debt Disclosure [Abstract]|
|Capital Lease Obligations||
The Company leases various assets under capital leases expiring in 2019 and 2020 as follows:
Depreciation expense on assets under capital leases was $1.3 million and $1.2 million for the years ended December 31, 2016 and 2015, respectively.
During the fourth quarter of 2016, the Company did not meet its payment obligations under two of its capital lease agreements, which comprise substantially all of the Company’s aggregate capital lease obligations. In December 2016, the two counterparties to these lease agreements filed separate lawsuits against the Company and in January of 2017 default judgments were issued against the Company in the aggregate amount of $3.5 million, which includes default interest, late fees, penalties and other fees (see note 13). As a result, the Company recognized additional interest expense of $0.6 million to recognize the additional obligations under these leases. Aggregate future minimum rentals under capital leases are as follows:
The entire disclosure for debt and capital lease obligations can be reported. Information about short-term and long-term debt arrangements, which includes amounts of borrowings under each line of credit, note payable, commercial paper issue, bonds indenture, debenture issue, own-share lending arrangements and any other contractual agreement to repay funds, and about the underlying arrangements, rationale for a classification as long-term, including repayment terms, interest rates, collateral provided, restrictions on use of assets and activities, whether or not in compliance with debt covenants, and other matters important to users of the financial statements, such as the effects of refinancing and noncompliance with debt covenants. Also includes descriptions and amounts of capital leasing arrangements that consist of direct financing, sales type and leveraged leases. Disclosure may include the effect on the balance sheet and the income statement resulting from a change in lease classification for leases that at inception would have been classified differently had guidance been in effect at the inception of the original lease.
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