During this evaluation, the Company plans to continue to invest in its product innovation and execute on its growth strategy. The company has no debt and ample cash to support it in these efforts and believes it is well positioned to support its customers’ ongoing success.
Cautionary Note regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Statements made in this release that express Avid's or its management's intentions, indications, beliefs, expectations, guidance, estimates, forecasts or predictions of the future constitute forward-looking statements, as defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and relate to matters that are not historical facts. They include, without limitation, statements relating to Avid's plans for regaining and submitting a plan of compliance with NASDAQ's continued listing requirements within the prescribed period; whether or not NASDAQ will accept the plan of compliance; the extension time, if any, granted by NASDAQ for the filing of the Form 10-K; the ongoing evaluation of Avid's current and historical accounting treatment and the scope, outcome and timing of such evaluation; the impact on its financial results for 2012 and any prior periods; the anticipated filing date of Avid's Form 10-K; the company’s ability to execute on its growth strategy and product innovation and its cash position and liquidity. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations as of the date of this filing and subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements, including but not limited to: the Company's ability to regain compliance with NASDAQ's continued listing requirements; whether NASDAQ will accept the Company's plan of compliance and grant an extension; the impact of the delay in Avid's completion of its financial statements and the filing of its Annual Report on Form 10-K; the impact of the ongoing evaluation of accounting treatment on financial results for 2012 and prior periods; the material weakness in Avid's internal control; recent changes in Avid's leadership team; Avid's ability to execute its strategic plan and meet customer needs; its ability to produce innovative products in response to changing market demand, particularly in the media industry; risks related to litigation; competitive factors; history of losses; fluctuations in its revenue, based on, among other things, Avid's performance in particular geographies or markets, fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates, and seasonal factors; adverse changes in economic conditions; and Avid's liquidity.