UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 30, 2013
CLEAN DIESEL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation or Organization)
(IRS Employee Identification No.)
4567 Telephone Road, Suite 100, Ventura, CA 93003
(Address of principal executive office)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (805) 639-9458
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|Item 1.01 ||Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On January 30, 2013 Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. (the Company) and Kanis S.A. (the Purchaser) entered into an amendment to amend certain terms of the Companys outstanding 6% note due 2013 (the Note) issued pursuant to the Loan Commitment Letter dated December 30, 2010 (the Commitment Letter). As amended, the maturity date of the Note was changed from June 30, 2013 to June 30, 2015. In addition, the payment premium due under the Note was changed from a range of $100,000 to $200,000, based proportionally on the number of days that the loan remains outstanding, to a fixed amount of $250,000, with $100,000 payable on June 30, 2013 and the remaining $150,000 payable at maturity on June 30, 2015. Finally, the interest rate was changed from six percent (6%) to eight percent (8%) as of June 30, 2013.
The foregoing description of the material terms of the amendment is qualified in its entirety by reference to the text of such amendment, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 hereto and incorporated herein by reference. A copy of the Commitment Letter which includes the Form of Note as Schedule A thereto was previously filed as Exhibit 10.2 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on January 5, 2011.
Also on January 30, 2013, the Company and the Purchaser entered into a letter agreement (the Letter Agreement) regarding the Companys outstanding 8% subordinated convertible note due in 2016 (the Prior Note). The Prior Note, as amended on February 16, 2012, provides that maturity may be accelerated at the Purchasers election to a date not earlier than May 12, 2013. Pursuant to the Letter Agreement, the Purchaser has agreed not to accelerate the maturity of the Prior Note during the 2013 calendar year.
The foregoing description of the Letter Agreement is qualified in its entirety by reference to the text of such agreement, which is filed as Exhibit 10.2 hereto and incorporated herein by reference. A copy of the Subordinated Convertible Notes Commitment Letter which includes the Prior Note as Schedule B thereto was previously filed as Exhibit 10.1 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on April 13, 2011, and Amendment of 8% Subordinated Convertible Promissory Note was previously filed as Exhibit 10.1 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on February 17, 2012.
|Item 9.01 ||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|Exhibit No. || || |
Description of Exhibits
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|10.1 ||Amendment of Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. Loan Agreement Dated December 30, 2010 dated January 30, 2013 between Kanis S.A. and Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc.|
|10.2 ||Letter Agreement between Kanis S.A. and Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. effective January 30, 2013|