SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): August 20, 2015
WALKER INNOVATION INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
|(State of Incorporation)||(Commission File No.)||(IRS Employer
Two High Ridge Park
Stamford, CT 06905
(Address Of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 1.01||Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On August 20, 2015, Walker Innovation Inc. (the "Company") entered into an Engagement Agreement (the "Engagement Agreement") with Walker Digital, LLC ("Walker Digital"), its controlling stockholder, regarding the provision of software development and consulting services. The initial work order received by the Company under the Engagement Agreement is with respect to a prototype project involving a Fortune 500 insurance company that previously retained Walker Digital to design and develop viable new business models. The business prototype to be developed has an approved budget of approximately $3.0 million to be funded through late 2016 as services are provided and operational milestones are achieved. An initial payment of $1.0 million is due to the Company in connection with the execution of the Engagement Agreement. The Company will recognize fee income as prototyping services are provided.
The foregoing summary does not purport to be a complete description of the rights and obligations of the parties to the Engagement Agreement and the Work Order, each of which is incorporated herein by reference and filed as Exhibits 10.1 and 10.2, respectively, to this Form 8-K, and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the exhibits filed herewith and incorporated herein by this reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|10.1||Engagement Agreement between Walker Innovation Inc. and Walker Digital, LLC, dated as of August 20, 2015|
|10.2||Work Order dated as of August 20, 2015|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: August 24, 2015
|WALKER INNOVATION INC.|
|By:||/s/ Jonathan Ellenthal|
|Title:||Vice Chairman and CEO|