|6 Months Ended
Jul. 12, 2020
|Other Income and Expenses [Abstract]
Other charges consist of the following (in thousands):
The Company recognized non-cash impairment charges related to goodwill and assets at 10 and 34 Company-owned restaurants during the twelve and twenty-eight weeks ended July 14, 2020 resulting from quantitative impairment analyses; see Note 2, COVID-19 Pandemic, for further discussion. Non-cash impairment charges resulting from restaurant closures are included within Restaurant closure and refranchising costs.
Restaurant closure and refranchising costs include the restaurant operating costs of the 35 Company-owned restaurants that remained temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Litigation contingencies include legal settlement costs related to two class action employment cases.
Severance and executive transition in 2020 primarily relates to severance costs associated with the reduction in force of restaurant support center Team Members.COVID-19 related costs include the costs of purchasing personal protective equipment for restaurant Team Members and Guests