Commitments and Contingencies
|12 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2019
|Commitments and Contingencies|
|12. Commitments and Contingencies||
The Company leases space for all its branch offices, which are generally located either in downtown or suburban business centers, and for its corporate headquarters. Branch offices are generally leased over periods ranging from three to seven years. The corporate office lease expires in 2020. The leases generally provide for payment of basic rent plus a share of building real estate taxes, maintenance costs and utilities.
Rent expense was approximately $2.9 million and $3.1 million for fiscal 2019 and fiscal 2018, respectively.
As of September 30, 2019, future minimum lease payments due under non-cancelable lease agreements having initial terms in excess of one year, including certain closed offices are as follows:
Litigation and Claims
The Company and its subsidiaries are involved in various litigation that arises in the ordinary course of business. There are no pending significant legal proceedings to which the Company is a party for which management believes the ultimate outcome would have a material adverse effect on the Company’s financial position.
The entire disclosure for commitments and contingencies.
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