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Litigation (Additional Information) (Detail)

Litigation (Additional Information) (Detail)
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2018
Gain Contingency, Description We filed a defamation lawsuit against Ricardo Antonio Pearson (a\k\a Richard Pearson) in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of New York on April 5, 2018. The Company’s complaint against Mr. Pearson alleges he published false and defamatory articles about the Company. Vuzix is seeking damages in excess of $80 million, including punitive damages, and money damages.