Terms of Use

1. Acceptance

By visiting this website, viewing, accessing, or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected or compiled, you expressly understand and accept all provisions of this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy and agree to be bound by this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. By using this website and receiving information and/or service from Juristfirman Edelweiss Legal, you also have indicated your full understanding of the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy and have accepted all of the provisions stated herein. If you wish not to accept any provision of the Terms of Service , please refrain from using this site and/or Juristfirman Edelweiss Legal service including the one provided in this website.

2. Edelweiss Legal

2.1. Juristfirman Edelweiss Legal ("Edelweiss Legal", "we", "our", "the website") is not responsible for the accuracy of any information on this website.
2.2. The material in this website contains general information on legal developments and is not a substitute for obtaining legal advice. Specific legal advice should always be sought on the application of the law in any particular situation. 
2.3. Jurisfirman Edelweiss Legal will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that its website is fully operational at all times. However, due to the nature of interactive services and the Internet generally, Jurisfirman Edelweiss Legal does not guarantee that its website will be free from delays, interruptions or errors.
2.4. Jurisfirman Edelweiss Legal will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that any information contained on the website is correct. However, we give no representations or warranties, express or implied, in relation to the accuracy or completeness of such information. 

3. No legal advice
3.1. The legal information on the website is not necessarily legal advice and should not be treated as such.
3.2. Any information contained in our website does not intend to replace any legal advice in any particular situation.
3.3. By using this website and/or using our service, you acknowledge that we do not represent you in any legal matter, or legally bound to give you any legal advice to you.

4. No warranties & Change to Terms  of Service

4.1. The legal information, or equivalent, that is provided on our website is without any representations or warranties, express or implied.
4.2. Without limiting the scope of Section 4.1, we do not warrant or represent that the legal information on this website: (a) will be perpetually available, or relevant in your situation; or (b) is true, accurate, complete, current or non-misleading.
4.3. There is no warranties whatsoever as to the accuracy of the information contained on the website; to the extent permitted by law, this website expressly excludes all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the rules of equity.
4.4. There is no warranty in regards to the legal outcomes of any people who uses our service and help.
4.5. The information presented on this Web site is provided "as is" without representation or warranty of any kind as to suitability, reliability, applicability, fitness, non-infringement, result, outcome or any other matter. We do not represent or warrant that such information is or will be always up-to-date, complete, or accurate. Any representation or warranty that might be otherwise implied is expressly disclaimed. You agree that we are not liable to you or others, in any way or for any damages of any kind or under any theory, arising from this site, or your access to or use of or reliance on the information in or through this site, including but not limited to liability or damages under contract or tort theories or any damages caused by viruses contained within electronic files of this site or any linked site, regardless of prior notice to us.
4.6. Juristfirman Edelweiss Legal reserves the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update any provisions of this Terms of Service, and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations, or updates. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by any means including, but not limited to posting on this Site or by electronic or conventional mail. You agree to regularly review the Terms and Conditions posted at this Site and to be aware of such revisions. Your use of this Site or submitting of a Donation following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms as changed.

5. No lawyer-client relationship

5.1. No lawyer-client, solicitor-client or attorney-client relationship shall be created through the use of our website.
5.2. Communication of information by, in, to or through this Web site and your receipt or use of it (1) is not provided in the course of and does not create or constitute an attorney-client relationship, (2) is not intended as a solicitation, (3) is not intended to convey or constitute legal advice, and (4) is not a substitute for obtaining legal advice from a qualified attorney. You should not act upon any such information without first seeking qualified professional counsel on your specific matter. The hiring of an attorney is an important decision that should not be based solely upon Web site communications.

6. Interactive features

6.1. Our website includes interactive features that allow users to communicate with us.
6.2. You acknowledge that, because of the limited nature of communication through our website's interactive features, any assistance you may receive using any such features is likely to be incomplete and may even be misleading.
6.3. Any assistance you may receive using any our website's interactive features does not constitute specific advice and accordingly should not be relied upon without further independent confirmation.

7. Professional legal assistance

7.1. Articles and other publications on this site do not necessarily reflect the current law or regulation. We do not intend the information on this website to substitute the expertise and formal counsel from your independent attorney or legal advisor. You must not rely on the legal information on our website as either a supplement or an alternative to appropriate legal advice from your own attorney or other professional legal services provider(s).
7.2. If you have any specific questions about any legal matter that are partially or not answered on this site, you should consult your lawyer or other professional legal services provider for answer.
7.3. You should never delay seeking legal advice, disregard legal advice, or commence or discontinue any legal action because of information on our website.

8. Intellectual Rights & Credit Attribution

8.1. Pursuant with the copyright law of Sweden, This website will respond expeditiously in good faith to claims of any copyright infringement(s) done, reproduced, and/or re-created in the site.
8.2. The website utilizes photographic images retrieved from third-party websites such as Unsplash, Adobe Stock and Wylio. All images taken, used, and uploaded were advertised in said third-party websites as free royalty images.
8.3. If your copyrighted images were mistakenly used or shared, please contact us promptly.
8.4. Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including without limitation all text, design, non-graphic materials, articles, writings, clauses, trade-marks, service marks, trade names that are used at this site, and the selection and arrangements thereof (collectively, the "content"), are subject to intellectual property rights held by or licensed by their own owners. If your intellectual property has been incorrectly taken from public domain, please contact us. Your claim will be reviewed and corrected in an expeditious manner.
8.5. You may not otherwise copy, store in any medium, distribute, transmit, re-transmit, broadcast, modify, copy, or show in public any part of this site without our prior written permission.
8.6. Except as expressly provided herein, no license to use or reproduce the content is given to you and all intellectual property rights therein are expressly reserved for their rightful owners.

9. Laws & Jurisdictions

9.1. These terms and conditions and your use of this site is governed by Swedish law.

10. No-Waiver

10.1. The failure by one party to require performance of any provision shall not affect that party's right to require performance at any time thereafter, nor shall a waiver of any breach or default of this Terms and Conditions constitute a waiver of any subsequent breach or default or a waiver of the provision itself.

11. Indemnity

11.1. You agree to indemnify Jurisfirman Edelweiss Legal or its employees and external contractors, including all third parties mentioned at this site, from and against any and all claims, legal actions, or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of this site and the materials or your breach of these Terms and Conditions.

12. Waiver and Severability

12.1. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The Terms of Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and Jurisfirman Edelweiss Legal and govern your use of the service, superseding any prior agreements (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service). If any provision of these Terms of Service is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent such that the remaining provisions of the Terms of Service will continue in full force and effect.

13. Arbitration Consent and Rules

13. 1. You agree that any dispute, controversy, or claim relating to, connected with, or arising out of this agreement, including any question regarding its existence, validity, or termination, shall be settled by arbitration in accordance with the arbitration rules set forth in this section.
13. 2. Any party may choose to request an external independent arbitrator to be appointed by the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (hereinafter "SCC").
13. 3. Any arbitration rules stated in this agreement shall be the only binding arbitration rules that will be used for any dispute resolution including the one conducted via SCC service.
13. 4. The arbitral tribunal shall be composed of one sole arbitrator selected independently by the SCC or mutually by both parties to this agreement.
13. 5. The language to be used in the arbitral proceedings shall be English. All submission of documents or witness statements in language other than English, with the exception of Swedish language, must be translated to English. Each party shall be responsible for the cost of any translation for their part.
13. 6. The award of the arbitration shall not exceed more than 2,000 EUR (two thousands Euro).
13. 7. I accept that the party that initiates the arbitration proceeding shall bear all costs and fees related to the arbitration this includes inter alia the cost of the arbitrator(s), SCC administrative fees, and the cost arbitration venue.
13. 8. The party that initiates the appointment of arbitrator(s), mediator(a), evaluator(s) by SCC shall pay any fees imposed by SCC.
13. 9. The parties shall each bear their own legal representatives' fees if they decide to use any representation.
13. 10. The Seat of the Arbitration shall be in Stockholm, Sweden.

14. Privacy Notice

14.1. We collect and process the following personal data relating to you in connection with your use of this website:

14.1.a. Information that is generated in connection with your use of our website by google analytics tools, such as which pages you visit, how long you stay on them, and any previous website address from which you reached us, including any search terms used;
14.1.b. Technical information that is used to assist in providing the website and our services to you, such as your IP address, browser type and version, operating system, device etc.; and
14.1.c. Information about other websites that you may have visited.
14.2.d. Your name and any of your personal data that you have willfully entered in the contact form in the contact page.

14.2. We use cookies to facilitate the use of our website and collect some of the information set out above.
14.1. We do not sell your personal information to a third party for commercial purposes. However we may use your information, as a data controller, to provide you with our website and services.
14.2. By using this service you agree that we may temporarily store and use your personal information for statistics purposes.
14.3. We respect your privacy; therefore, we do not re-distribute your personal information to non-affiliated partners and/or organizations unless with your prior written or unwritten consents.
14.4. Our privacy policy applies only to your use of our website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of links we may suggest to outside websites.
14.5. Legal basis. The legal bases on which we process your personal data are:

14.5.a. where you have consented to our processing of your personal data;
14.5.b. to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract with you or to perform a contract with you;
14.5.c. our legitimate interests in conducting our business in a responsible and commercially prudent manner, including to develop and market our business and to understand how our clients and prospective clients use our services. We will not process your personal data for these purposes if to do so would constitute an unwarranted interference with your own interests, rights and freedoms;
14.5.d. to perform our professional assignments given to us by our clients, such as but not limited to serving legal documents and collecting evidence; and
14.5.d. that this is necessary to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations.

14.5. Consent. You have the right to revoke and withdraw your consent at any time you can do this in writing to us.
14.6. Retention policy. We will not keep your personal data for longer than it is necessary. We retain any of your personal data for as long as we need it for the purposes described in this privacy notice, or to comply with our statutory obligations and to deal with any claim, case, litigation or dispute that may arise.
14.7. Rights. You have the rights to: access your data, request to rectify or erase your data, object to the processing of your data and receive your data.
14.8. Complaint. If you are not satisfied with how we facilitate your rights or comply with our obligations under applicable data protection law, you have the right to make a complaint to the Data Protection Authority by emailing datainspektionen@datainspektionen.se.
14.9. If you have any questions about our use of your personal data, please contact the data protection officer at gdpr@edelweisslegal.com.