|12 Months Ended|
Nov. 30, 2017
|Goodwill and Intangible Assets Disclosure [Abstract]|
NOTE 12 – LICENSE AGREEMENTS
The Company enters into two types of licensing agreements and in both types, the Company earns revenue on the initial license fees. Under the technology agreements, the Company earns processing and storage royalties from the affiliates that process in their own facility. Under the marketing agreements, the Company earns processing and storage revenues from affiliates that store specimens in the Company’s facility in Oldsmar, Florida.
The Company has entered into a definitive License and Royalty Agreement with LifeCell International Private Limited, formerly Asia Cryo-Cell Private Limited, (“LifeCell”) to establish and market its umbilical cord blood and menstrual stem cell programs in India.
Per the License and Royalty Agreement with Lifecell, there is a $1,000,000 on the amount of royalty due to the Company per year and a $10 Million cap on the amount of royalties due to the Company for the term of the License and Royalty Agreement. Since inception of the License and Royalty Agreement, the Company has recorded $6,100,000 in royalty income due under the terms of the License and Royalty Agreement, of which, Lifecell has paid the Company $5,700,000 as of November 30, 2017. The balance of $400,000 is reflected as Accounts Receivable on the accompanying consolidated balance sheets.
The Company has definitive license agreements to market the Company’s umbilical cord blood stem cell programs in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Pakistan.
The following table details the processing and storage royalties earned for the technology agreements for fiscal years 2017 and 2016. The initial license fees and processing and storage royalties are reflected in licensee income in the accompanying consolidated statements of comprehensive income (loss).