Pate & Smith Investment Group and (PateandSmithGroup.com) is an investment firm offering advisory services in the State of North Carolina and in other jurisdictions where exempted. Registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training. The presence of this website on the Internet shall not be directly or indirectly interpreted as a solicitation of investment advisory services to persons of another jurisdiction unless otherwise permitted by statute. Follow-up or individualized responses to consumers in a particular state by Pate & Smith Investment Group in the rendering of personalized investment advice for compensation shall not be made without our first complying with jurisdiction requirements or pursuant to an applicable state exemption.
All written content on this site is for information purposes only. Opinions expressed herein are solely those of Pate & Smith Investment Group, unless otherwise specifically cited. Material presented is believed to be from reliable sources and no representations are made by our firm as to another parties’ informational accuracy or completeness. All information or ideas provided should be discussed in detail with an advisor, accountant or legal counsel prior to implementation
These Legal Terms and Conditions apply to the entire PateandSmithGroup.com website and all portions of the site contained therein (excluding links to other websites as provided below), including, but not limited to, the Pate & Smith Investment Group, and PateandSmithGroup.com Worldwide portions of the company website. These Legal Terms and Conditions shall apply to any future portions of the Pate & Smith Investment Group website (excluding links to other websites as provided below) unless otherwise stated.
USE OF THIS WEBSITE
Use of this website and access to the material it contains is subject to the following Legal Terms and Conditions as well as to applicable laws. Your access to and browsing of this website constitutes your full acceptance of these Legal Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update or revise these Legal Terms and Conditions. Please check the Legal Terms and Conditions periodically for changes. Your continued use of this site following the posting of any changes to the Legal Terms and Conditions constitutes acceptance of those changes.
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition of your use of this website, you will not use the website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any PateandSmithGroup.com server, or the network(s) connected to any PateandSmithGroup.com server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the website. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any computer systems or networks connected to any PateandSmithGroup.com server or other systems, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the website. PateandSmithGroup.com makes no representation that the website is appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States, and accessing the website from territories where such content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from locations outside the United States do so at their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your logon information, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or user name. You agree (a) to immediately notify PateandSmithGroup.com of any unauthorized use of your password or user name or any other breach of security, and (b) to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
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Unless otherwise specified, you are granted a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use, and display this website and the materials provided hereon for the purpose of obtaining and reviewing your account information. Specifically, you are granted permission to view or download a single copy of the material on the website solely to access our services, place orders, and review your account information. When content is downloaded to your computer, you do not obtain any ownership interest in such content, any modifications of the content, or any use of the content for any other purpose than that expressly permitted herein. Ownership of all such content shall at all times remain with PateandSmithGroup.com or its licensors. PateandSmithGroup.com and its licensors reserve all rights not expressly granted to you. Use of the copyrightable material on this website for any purpose not expressly authorized herein without the prior written permission of PateandSmithGroup.com or its licensors is forbidden.
Trademarks: All trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and other designations (collectively the “Marks”) are the sole property of PateandSmithGroup.com or other third parties that have granted PateandSmithGroup.com the right and license to use such Marks. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any such Marks without the written permission of PateandSmithGroup.com or such third party that may own the Marks displayed.
Your Information: We reserve the right, and you authorize us, to use and freely assign all information regarding the use of this website by you and all information provided by you in any manner consistent with our Privacy Statement. Click here to read our Privacy Statement, which is incorporated into these Legal Terms and Conditions by reference.
TYPOGRAPHICAL OR OTHER ERRORS
While PateandSmithGroup.com takes reasonable care and skill to provide information which is accurate and up to date when first included on the website, typographical and other errors may nevertheless occur. PateandSmithGroup.com does not undertake to update or correct such information and reserves the right to modify, delete and rearrange any or all of the contents of this website at any time without notice to you. While PateandSmithGroup.com makes reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized tampering with the website, PateandSmithGroup.com does not guarantee that its efforts will always be successful. Therefore, as set below, PateandSmithGroup.com does not warranty that the website materials will be error-free, and disclaims any liability for such errors.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATION AS TO THE ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE MATERIALS OR ANY SOFTWARE INSTALLED BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE. PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM PERIODICALLY AMENDS, CHANGES, ADDS, DELETES, UPDATES OR ALTERS THE INFORMATION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE LEGAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AT THE WEBSITE WITHOUT NOTICE. FURTHER, PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY SOFTWARE INSTALLED BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE. PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY DUTY TO UPDATE THE INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR VERIFYING ALL INFORMATION LOCATED ON THIS SITE.
ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE (THE “CONTENT”) ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” FOR YOUR USE. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND TITLE.
PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATION THAT THE WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS ARE APPROPRIATE FOR USE IN EVERY COUNTRY OF THE WORLD. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE LOCAL LAWS, KEEPING IN MIND THAT ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE MAY NOT BE LEGAL BY CERTAIN PERSONS OR IN CERTAIN JURISDICTIONS.
SOME STATES OR NATIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN ALL CASES.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
USE OF THE PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM WEBSITE OR ANY SOFTWARE APPLICATION INSTALLED BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WHILE PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM MAKES REASONABLE EFFORTS TO ENSURE THE SAFETY AND FUNCTIONALITY OF OUR WEBSITE AND ANY SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH ITS WEBSITE, THESE EFFORTS MAY FAIL AND ERRORS MAY OCCUR. IN NO EVENT SHALL PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, OR DELIVERY OF THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE OR ANY SOFTWARE APPLICATION ASSOCIATED WITH THIS WEBSITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, COMPUTER VIRUS OR SYSTEM FAILURE, OR LOSS OF DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS WEBSITE (OR THE CONTENT PROVIDED AT THIS WEBSITE ON ANY WEBSITE RELATED TO ANY THIRD PARTY), OR ANY SOFTWARE APPLICATION INSTALLED IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR USERS’ INABILITY TO USE THE CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE (OR ANY OTHER WEBSITE), ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY. PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM WILL NOT BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY OR ARISING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE. THESE WAIVERS APPLY EVEN IF PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT, IF ANY, PAID BY YOU TO PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM FOR ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE OR INSTALLING ANY SOFTWARE APPLICATION ASSOCIATED WITH THIS WEBSITE. OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO YOU IF YOU PURCHASE GOODS FROM US WILL BE EQUAL TO THE PURCHASE PRICE YOU PAY FOR THE GOODS.
THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY EVEN IF ANY REMEDY PROVIDED UNDER THESE LEGAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN ALL CASES.
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
THE CONTENT TOGETHER WITH ANY DOCUMENTS ISSUED BY PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, SERVICE PROVIDERS, OR BUSINESS PARTNERS AND AVAILABLE THROUGH PATEANDSMITHGROUP.COM WEBSITES MAY CONTAIN FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS WITHIN THE MEANING OF THE U.S. PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995. THOSE STATEMENTS MAY APPEAR IN A NUMBER OF PLACES IN THE SITE AND CAN BE IDENTIFIED BY THE USE OF FORWARD-LOOKING TERMINOLOGY SUCH AS “MAY,” “COULD,” “EXPECT,” “ANTICIPATE,” “INTEND,” “BELIEVE,” “PLAN,” “ESTIMATE,” “FORECAST,” “PROJECT,” “ANTICIPATE,” OR OTHER COMPARABLE TERMS OR THE NEGATIVE THEREOF. THE COMPANY PROVIDES THE FOLLOWING CAUTIONARY REMARKS REGARDING IMPORTANT FACTORS WHICH, AMONG OTHERS, COULD CAUSE FUTURE RESULTS TO DIFFER MATERIALLY FROM THE FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS, EXPECTATIONS AND ASSUMPTIONS EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED HEREIN. THE FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS INCLUDED HEREIN ARE BASED ON THEN-CURRENT EXPECTATIONS OF MANAGEMENT. ALL FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS MADE BY US ARE SUBJECT TO RISKS AND UNCERTAINTIES AND ARE NOT GUARANTIES OF FUTURE PERFORMANCE. FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS INVOLVE KNOWN AND UNKNOWN FACTORS, RISKS AND UNCERTAINTIES THAT MAY CAUSE OUR ACTUAL RESULTS, PERFORMANCE AND ACHIEVEMENTS, OR INDUSTRY RESULTS, TO BE MATERIALLY DIFFERENT FROM ANY FUTURE RESULTS, PERFORMANCE, OR ACHIEVEMENTS EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED BY SUCH FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS. THOSE FACTORS, RISKS AND UNCERTAINTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO, THE FACTORS DESCRIBED UNDER “RISK FACTORS” DISCUSSED IN OUR PERIODIC FILINGS MADE WITH THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION. THE COMPANY CAUTIONS THAT THESE FACTORS MAY NOT BE EXHAUSTIVE AND THAT MANY OF THESE FACTORS ARE BEYOND THE COMPANY’S ABILITY TO CONTROL OR PREDICT. ACCORDINGLY, FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON AS A PREDICTION OF ACTUAL RESULTS. THE COMPANY UNDERTAKES NO DUTY AND HAS NO OBLIGATION TO UPDATE FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS.
INDEMNIFICATION BY USER
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless PateandSmithGroup.com and its affiliates, subsidiaries, and their respective employees, agents, contractors, officers, directors, successors and assigns from all liabilities, claims, damages and expenses, including without limitation attorneys’ fees and costs, that arise from your use, misuse of this site or use of any software application associated with the use of this website.
PateandSmithGroup.com shall have the right immediately to terminate this agreement with you and your use of the website if it determines in its sole discretion that you have breached any of these Legal Terms and Conditions or otherwise been engaged in conduct which PateandSmithGroup.com determines in its sole discretion to be unacceptable.
CHOICE OF LAW AND FORUM
These Legal Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of North Carolina, without regard to such state’s rules regarding conflicts of laws. By accessing this website, you agree that courts located throughout the state of North Carolina or in the counties within those federal judicial districts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all claims and actions arising out of or relating to these Legal Terms and Conditions and/or your use of this site, and you further agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of such courts and consent to extra-territorial service of process for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.
A printed version of these Legal Terms and Conditions and of any notice given in electronic form will be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings relating to these Legal Terms and Conditions to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents originally generated and maintained in printed form. For purposes of any dispute, PateandSmithGroup.com records shall be conclusive in all respects.
INTEGRATION AND SEVERABILITY
These Legal Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and PateandSmithGroup.com with respect to this website and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals (whether oral, written, or electronic) between you and PateandSmithGroup.com with respect to this site. If any part of these Legal Terms and Conditions is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.
For any questions or comments please contact:
PATE & SMITH INVESTMENT GROUP
311 East Walnut Street
Goldsboro, NC 27530
+1 (919) 736–9924