This excerpt taken from the DISK 8-K filed Dec 18, 2009.
This press release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 relating to, among other things, the Company’s goals, plans and projections regarding the Company’s financial position, results of operations, market position, product development and business strategy. These statements may be identified by the use of words such as “will,” “may,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “plan,” “believe,” and other terms of similar meaning in connection with any discussion of future operating or financial performance or other events or developments. All forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations and involve inherent risks and uncertainties, including factors that could delay, divert or change any of them, and could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from current expectations.
These factors include, but are not limited to, (a) the Company’s ability to continue as a going concern, (b) the Company’s ability to service its principal and interest obligations on its outstanding debt or otherwise renegotiate or refinance such outstanding debt, including curing the existing defaults on such outstanding debt, which renegotiation may not be successful and refinancing may not be available on acceptable terms, if at all, which may trigger defaults under its other debt agreements, create liquidity issues, potentially force the Company to file for protection from its creditors under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and prevent the Company from continuing as a going concern, (c) the Company’s limited funds and the Company’s inability to raise additional funds on acceptable terms or at all, (d) the Company’s ability to borrow against the Company’s revolving line of credit, (e) the Company’s ability to secure media content on acceptable terms, (f) the Company’s DVD manufacturer continuing to manufacture and fulfill orders to Company customers while the Company is past due on its payables to such manufacturer, (g) the Company's decision to appeal the delisting determination, the ability of the Company to successfully appeal the delisting determination issued by the Staff of The Nasdaq Stock Market on December 15, 2009 and the ability of the Company's common stock to continue trading on The Nasdaq Stock Market, (h) the performance of business partners upon whom the Company depends upon, (i) changes in the retail DVD and digital media and entertainment industries, (j) changing public and consumer taste and changes in customer spending patterns, (k) decreasing retail shelf space for the Company’s industry, (l) further sales or dilution of the Company’s equity, which may adversely affect the market price of the Company’s common stock, (m) changes in the Company’s business plan, (n) heightened competition, including with respect to pricing, entry of new competitors, the development of new products by new and existing competitors, (o) changes in general economic conditions, including the performance of financial markets and interest rates, (p) difficult, adverse and volatile conditions in the global and domestic capital and credit markets, (q) claims that the Company infringed other parties’ intellectual property, (r) changes in accounting standards, practices or policies, and (s) adverse results or other consequences from litigation, arbitration or regulatory investigations.
For further details and a discussion of these and other risks and uncertainties, see “Forward-Looking Statements” and “Risk Factors” in the Company’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K, and the Company’s most recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Many of the factors that will determine the outcome of the subject matter of this press release are beyond Image Entertainment’s ability to control or predict. Actual results for the periods identified may differ materially from management’s expectations. Unless otherwise required by law, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.