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.|
Describes an existing condition, situation, or set of circumstances involving uncertainty as of the balance sheet date (or prior to issuance of the financial statements) as to a probable or reasonably possible gain to the entity that will ultimately be realized when one or more future events occur.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef