Terms of Use

Website Terms of Use

By accessing or using this website of Compass Group Management LLC and its affiliates (collectively, “Compass”), you agree that your access to, and use of the website will be subject to the conditions set forth in these Terms of Use and all applicable laws. You acknowledge your understanding that these Terms of Use constitute a binding agreement between you and Compass that governs your access and use of the website.

Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using the website. Each time you use the website, your use indicates your full acceptance of and agreement to abide by these terms and conditions in their current form. If you do not accept the terms and conditions as stated herein, do not use the website. If you do not agree and accept, without limitation or qualification, these terms, you agree that your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using and exit the website.

Your compliance with these terms and conditions of use and all other agreements is a condition to your right to access the website. Your breach of any provision of these terms and conditions of use or other agreements will automatically, without the requirement of notice or other action, revoke and terminate your right to access this website and you will be fully liable for conversion, misappropriation, trespass to chattels and all other claims and causes, regardless of the identity of claimant or injured party, arising from or relating to your continued use of the website after such breach.

This website and all of its content, including, but not limited to, all text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, and software belongs to Compass. The design and layout of this website is the exclusive property of Compass and may not be used, copied, distributed or displayed in any way. Compass is a registered trademark of Compass. All other registered trademarks and/or trademarks are the property of their respective owners. This website may contain proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.

Compass grants you a limited license to make personal use of the website. Except as noted, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, to use, reproduce, transmit, perform, publish, modify, rewrite, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any content or information contained within this website, including but not limited to any of Compass’ intellectual property. Your right to use the website is subject to your agreement to abide by these terms of use in their entirety, as well as any other rules, procedures, policies, terms, or conditions that govern all or any portion of the website. At any time and for any reason Compass may revoke your right to use all or any portion of this website.

Your limited license to use does not include, without limitation: (a) any resale or commercial use of the website or content therein; (b) the collection and use of any product listings or descriptions; (c) making derivative use of the website and its contents; and (d) use of any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods. You may not use, frame, or utilize framing techniques to enclose any Compass trademark, logo or other proprietary information (including the images found on this website, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page) without Compass’ express written consent. Further, you may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing any Compass’ name, trademarks, or product names without Compass’ express written consent.

No images on this website may be used without Compass’ express permission. To request permission to use Compass’ intellectual property, email Compass at info@compassequity.com. Compass reserves the right to refuse any permission request for any reason.

Any unauthorized use of this website will immediately terminate the limited license and/or rights granted herein. Unauthorized uses of Compass’ intellectual property may violate applicable laws including copyright laws, trademark laws (including trade press), and communications regulations and statutes. All violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution when warranted.

Changes / Accuracy of Information

Compass reserves the right to make changes to the website and these terms of use at any time without prior notice to you. For this reason, each time you use the website, you should visit and review the then current terms of use that apply to your use of the website. Compass may also make improvements and/or changes to the programs described in this information at any time without notice.

Compass assumes no responsibility regarding the accuracy of the information that is provided by this website and use of such information is at the recipient’s own risk. Information on this website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and may not be complete. Compass apologizes for any inconvenience. Reference should be made to program documents for precise terms and conditions.

No Offers or Reliance

The information on this website is provided for information purposes only. No content or other material on the website shall be used or considered as an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy the securities or services of Compass. Offers can only be made where lawful and in compliance with applicable law. Certain information on the website may contain forward-looking statements, which are subject to risks and uncertainties, and speak only as of the date on which they are made. Compass undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any information herein, whether as a result of new information, new developments, or otherwise.

Compass is not utilizing the website to provide investment or other financial advice, and no information or material at the website is deemed to be a recommendation to buy or sell any securities or is to be relied upon for the purpose of making or communicating investment or other decisions. In addition, no information, content or other material contained on the website should be construed and/or relied upon as investment, legal, accounting, tax, or other professional advice. Any transactions listed on the website are included as representative transactions and are not necessarily reflective of overall performance.

Past Performance

Past performance is not indicative of future results; no representation is being made that any investment will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those achieved in the past, or that significant losses will be avoided.

Global Availability

Compass publishes on the World Wide Web may contain references or cross references to [Companies]’ products, programs and services that are not announced or available in your country, state or municipality. Such references do not imply that Compass intends to announce such products, programs or services in your country, state or municipality. Consult [Company or individual name or email link] for information regarding the products, programs and services that may be available to you.

Compass’ obligations with respect to its products and services are governed solely by the agreements under which they are provided. If you obtain a product or service from Compass off this website that is provided without an agreement, that product or service is provided “as-is” with no warranties whatsoever, express or implied, and your use of that product or service is at your own risk.

Links

Compass makes no representations whatsoever about any other website which you may access from this website. When you access a non-Compass website, please understand that it may be independent from Compass, and that Compass has no control over the content on that website. References on this website to any names, marks, products or services of third parties, or hypertext links to third party sites or information are provided solely as a convenience to you and, a link to a Compass website does not mean that Compass endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, privacy policies, security or the use of such a website. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

Blogs and Social Networks

This website may allow you to participate in blog discussions and other types of social networking. Please be aware that all users have access to these blogs and social networks, and anything that is posted therein can be read, collected, shared, and otherwise used by other people who access this website. All information you choose to post to these types of forums is solely your responsibility.

Disclaimer of Warranties

By using this site, you expressly agree that such us is at your sole risk. All information is provided by Compass on an “as-is”, “as available” and “with all faults” basis only unless otherwise stated. Compass nor any of its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, contractors, representatives, employees, successors, or assigns, or any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this website (collectively, “Associates”) warrant that the use of the website or related services will be uninterrupted or error-free. Neither Compass nor Associates warrant the accuracy, integrity, completeness, availability or timeliness of the content provided in the website or the materials or services offered in the site now or in the future. Compass provides no representations and warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability and non-infringement.

Exclusion of liability

Your use of the website and any of its content or features is at your own risk. In no event will Compass nor any of its Associates, be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or other consequential damages for any use of this web website or content, or on any other hyper-linked web website, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs or other data on your information handling systems or otherwise, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some states do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.

The content downloaded or otherwise obtained through this website is done at your own discretion and risk, and any damage to your computer or other electronic system or loss of data that results from the download of any such content is solely your responsibility. This limitation of liability will apply in any action, including contract, tort, or any other claim, even if an authorized representative of the Compass has been advised or should have knowledge of the possibility of such damages.

Law and Jurisdiction

This Legal Statement and your use of the website are governed by the laws of the State of [State of Business] without regard to its choice of law provisions. The courts of general jurisdiction located within the [State of Business] shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any and all disputes arising out of, relating to, or concerning this Legal Statement and/or the website or in which this Legal Statement and/or the website are a material fact.

General

This Legal Statement may not be modified except in writing. If any of these terms shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be severed from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Site Security

You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of this website, including, without limitation, (i) accessing data not intended for you or logging onto a server or account which you are not authorized to access, (ii) disabling, removing, or avoiding any security device or system; (iii) attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization, (iv) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host, or network, including without limitation, by submitting a virus to the website, spamming, or crashing, (v) reverse engineering, decompiling or disassembling the underlying software, (vi) removing any notices, warnings, labels, or instructions from any portion of the website, or (vii) otherwise invading the privacy of, obtaining the identity of or personal information about any user of the website.

Any violation of the system or network security may result in civil and criminal charges, including by not limited to charges under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (18 U.S.C. §1030). Compass may, without prior notice, restrict or terminate the access of any and all users to the website if it reasonably concludes that such restrictions or termination is necessary to prevent or prevent the further spread, of a virus, security breach, or system malfunction.