VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 29, 2016) - Lincoln Mining Corporation, (TSX VENTURE:LMG) ("Lincoln" or the "Company"), subject to TSX-V approval, announces it has reached a debt settlement agreement (the "Settlement") with two former directors of the Company (the "Creditors") with respect to outstanding debt (including principal and interest) totaling $4,033,794.79.
Under the terms of the Settlement, the Creditors will receive an aggregate of 929,496 common shares of the Company at a deemed value of $0.15 per share and 16 million special warrants at a deemed value of $0.2434 (the "Special Warrants"). Each Special Warrant may be exercised for one fully paid and non-assessable common share (a "Special Warrant Share") in the capital of Lincoln without payment of additional consideration for a period of 10 years from the date of issue. The Settlement includes, amongst other things, a restriction on the exercise of the Special Warrants such that the Company shall not be obligated to issue any Special Warrant Shares upon the purported exercise of the Special Warrants if immediately following the exercise of such Special Warrants the Creditors and their affiliates hold in aggregate more than 9% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Company.
Lincoln Mining Corp. is a Canadian precious metals exploration and development company with two projects in various stages of exploration and development, which include the Pine Grove gold property in Nevada and the Oro Cruz gold property in California. In the United States, the Company operates under Lincoln Gold US Corp. and Lincoln Resource Group Corp., both Nevada corporations.
On behalf of Lincoln Mining Corporation
Paul Saxton, President & CEO
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