SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 31, 2008
Luna Innovations Incorporated
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
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1 Riverside Circle, Suite 400
Roanoke, Virginia 24016
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants 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.|
Effective as of December 31, 2008, Luna Innovations Incorporated and its subsidiary, Luna Technologies, Inc., entered into a First Amendment to Loan and Security Agreement with Silicon Valley Bank (the Amendment).
The Amendment adjusts interest rates under an existing revolving line of credit and term loan with Silicon Valley Bank (the Credit Facility), revises certain minimum EBITDA covenants under the Credit Facility and adds intellectual property to the assets securing the Credit Facility. The new interest rate on the revolving line of credit is prime plus 1%, with a minimum rate of 5%. The new interest rate on the term loan is prime plus 1.5%, with a minimum rate of 5.5%.
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.
|Luna Innovations Incorporated|
/s/ Talfourd H. Kemper, Jr.
|Talfourd H. Kemper, Jr.|
|Vice President and General Counsel|
Date: December 31, 2008