Terms & Conditions

IMPORTANT INFORMATION – PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE!

Welcome to TheSwedishOrganizer.com (“website”). The website and services are owned and operated by The Swedish Organizer, LLC (also referred to herein as “The Swedish Organizer”). This company is based in Illinois, USA. The full office address is: The Swedish Organizer, LLC, 215 Jackson St, Gilberts, IL 60136, USA. You can reach the webmaster by emailing caroline@theswedishorganizer.com

Please read these Terms of Use (“terms”) carefully. The following is a legal agreement between you (“user”) and the The Swedish Organizer, LLC (defined below), which governs your use of products and services (defined below) obtained either for free, or by purchase through this website at theswedishorganizer.com, organizingphotos.net, theswedishgenealogist.com, searchingscandinavia.com, coursesbycaroline.com, carolineguntur.com, or any related domains or subdomains (the “site”). In these terms, use of the words “you”, and “your” refer to each individual user who may interact with this site, and “we”, “us” and “our” refer to Caroline Guntur and The Swedish Organizer, LLC, doing business as The Swedish Organizer, LLC (“The Swedish Organizer”). “Products” and “services” referred to by these rerms include but are not limited to: blog posts, feature articles, e-books, forms, lists, templates, communications, workshops, courses, webinars and any other related materials provided for paid purchase or for which you supply personal information in exchange, including free downloadable materials or other information available through the site, obtained from The Swedish Organizer. All such products are the intellectual property of and are owned by The Swedish Organizer, LLC.

By purchasing or using any product or service, you agree to be bound by these terms, without any other conditions or declarations. If at any time you do not agree with these terms or find them otherwise unacceptable, please discontinue use of The Swedish Organizer’s products and services immediately. Your continued use of the website will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the terms.

Understand that by using the site, any products, services or applications for which you tender payment or otherwise obtain through the site, you warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and are otherwise legally able to enter into a valid contract. Your failure to follow the terms may result in suspension or termination of your access to the website. Terms may be revised at any time.

 

WHAT WE DO

The Swedish Organizer (and all related company-owned websites) is a resource through which you may obtain services and/or products (digital and tangible) related to the field of organizing and family history.  

 

PRIVACY POLICY & USE OF COOKIES

The Swedish Organizer permits you to control management of your personal information and invites you to read the complete statement of its current Privacy Policy, which is incorporated herein by reference.

The Swedish Organizer will collect and otherwise access information you voluntarily provide via email or through other direct contact initiated by you. As you use this website, the website host automatically tracks and stores certain information, such as your IP address, browser, operating system, date of visit, pages visited, and so on. This is for the purpose of traffic analytics, so that referral sources and the volume of website traffic may be determined. If you do not agree to this type of tracking, please leave the website immediately. We use Google Analytics on all pages of this website. If you have opted-in for any offer on this website with your email, or joined the email list by completing a form, you have give The Swedish Organizer permission to email you. You may opt-out at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email. If you are dissatisfied with a product or service you have purchased, please contact Caroline (caroline@theswedishorganizer.com) to resolve your problem, and to request a refund.

The Swedish Organizer will not sell or otherwise distribute this information any other individual or entity, except its duly authorized agents, contractors, and other third parties that assist it in its business operations. The Swedish Organizer will use such information to respond to you as necessary. You grant The Swedish Organizer a worldwide, royalty-free, nonexclusive license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, publish and translate this personal information solely as necessary to fulfill your request(s) or to enable your use of a particular product or service, such as for shipping of products.

The Swedish Organizer reserves the right to change this privacy policy without providing advance notice of intent to make changes. As such, this policy may change at any time, and if so, it will be posted as a revised privacy policy in this section of the website.

 

CONTACT

By using the site and entering personal information, you give The Swedish Organizer permission to contact you via email, telephone, and by any other method for which you include contact information to provide you with information regarding specials, new products and services or changes to the terms of the privacy policy. Should you prefer not to be contacted, please let The Swedish Organizer know by emailing caroline@theswedishorganizer.com.

 

BLOG COMMENTS & OTHER PUBLIC COMMUNICATION

The comments section of the blog is accessible to all readers; and anyone who comments may remain completely anonymous. However, the following guidelines must be followed:

You may not post, email, transmit or otherwise distribute:

  • confidential or personal information of a third party (without consent)
  • copyrighted, patented, trademarked or anything that infringes on another party’s intellectual property
  • criminal, threatening, harassing, defamatory, slanderous or libelous material
  • obscene, distasteful, vulgar or pornographic material
  • any material harmful to minors in any way
  • computer viruses, spam, service announcements, and sales pitches
  • anything that disrupts, modifies, or interferes with the website, its associated software, hardware, and servers
  • anything that impedes or interferes with use of the website by others

The website and its owner is not responsible for information posted by others in the comments section, but the website editor(s) will moderate the comments, and reserves the right to remove any comment for any reason. The Swedish Organizer reserves the right to refuse website access or service to anyone for any reason at any time.

 

AFFILIATE LINKS & THIRD-PARTY DISCLAIMER

The Swedish Organizer occasionally endorses third-party products, and may include links to external third-party websites. The website and its owner cannot guarantee the work, product, service, quality, usability, safety, or legality of any third-party product or service and makes no warranty or guarantee regarding its (or their) accuracy. The Swedish Organizer does not operate nor controls the information, products and/or services found on any external sites. Visitors to this website assume complete responsibility and risk in their use of any external sites. Visitors should direct any concerns regarding any external link to that particular website’s administrator. You acknowledge that you bear all associated risks regarding access to and use of affiliate links and release The Swedish Organizer from any loss or damage incurred from dealing with such affiliate.

 

STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY

Stock photography may be used on the Site – all images are being used under license through the company providing the stock images.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LICENSE & COPYRIGHT NOTICE

The website is a collective work. All rights reserved. The Swedish Organizer owns all intellectual property rights in (a) all text, logo, images, headers, trademarks, service marks, design elements, and all other protected elements on the site (except those licensed from others); (b) any products and/or portions therefore; (c)  all things otherwise provided to you as a part of The Swedish Organizer’s services, and; (d) any other intellectual property rights afforded to The Swedish Organizer, either through state or federal registration or as otherwise available at common law (“intellectual property”). Except as stated below, The Swedish Organizer does not grant you any rights to any intellectual property contained within the products or as may be available to you generally through the site.

You agree not to make unauthorized use of or otherwise infringe upon The Swedish Organizer’s intellectual property in any way, and understand that it is your responsibility to ensure you refrain from doing so. The Swedish Organizer will take whatever legal action is necessary to protect its intellectual property in the event of such infringement and asks that you carefully manage your use of the products, services, and any other downloaded materials to ensure compliance with these terms.

So long as you comply with these terms of use, The Swedish Organizer grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license to download, view, copy and print the products and services you obtain for personal use only, which is not to include any reproduction, copying, renting, resale or distribution (“Permitted Use”), provided that you:

(1)  abide by all copyright protections afforded to the Products, both as formally registered with the U.S. Copyright Office and as otherwise provided by law;

(2)  abide by all trademark protections afforded to the products, both as formally registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, a state trademark authority, or as otherwise provided by common law;

(3) do not use the products or otherwise offer them on any other website, through a networked computer environment, or otherwise offer them for distribution or sale or in any manner inconsistent with permitted use as provided by these terms; and

(4) do not modify the products in any way beyond edits and completions necessary to complete template forms and other products consistent with permitted use provided by these terms. Such permission to modify products consistent with permitted use in no way expands the limited license provided herein, nor does grant you intellectual property ownership in, or provide a general right to modification of, the products.

 

If you believe that this website has published materials that infringes on your copyright, please forward a complaint to:

The Swedish Organizer

215 Jackson St

Gilberts, IL 60136

United States

 

Please include:

a) A detailed description of the material that you claim is infringing, and if possible, a copy of the material you claim it is infringing on.

b) A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;

c) A statement by you declaring under penalty of perjury that (a) the above information is accurate, and (b) that you are the owner of the copyrighted material involved, or that you are authorized to act on behalf of that owner of the copyrighted material;

d) Your full name, address, telephone number, email address

e) Your physical signature.

If your claim proves valid, the infringing posting(s) will be removed, subject to the procedures outlined in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) found here: the U.S. Copyright Office Website.

Please remember that it is your responsibility to download any products immediately and securely back up all purchases. The Swedish Organizer is not liable for any loss or damage to products that occur after download or any customer’s inadvertent or mistaken download of a product or free download such customer did not intend to purchase or download, and The Swedish Organizer will not reimburse you for such downloads.

 

RETURN/REFUND POLICY

Unless stated otherwise, all sales are final.

 

NO WARRANTIES

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”. THE SWEDISH ORGANIZER OFFERS NO WARRANTY, EXPLICIT OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ANY FORMS OR TEMPLATES, THE ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION, OR ANY RIGHTS OR LICENSES UNDER THIS AGREEMENT INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. OBTAINING MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND AT YOUR OWN RISK AND THE WEBSITE AND ITS OWNER CANNOT GUARANTEE ANY TYPE OF RESULTS, INCLUDING THOSE MEETING OR NOT MEETING YOUR EXPECTATIONS. THE SWEDISH ORGANIZER IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES INFLICTED UPON YOU, YOUR FAMILY, YOUR BUSINESS, YOUR PROPERTY, OR YOUR BRAND AS A RESULT OF USING THIS WEBSITES, AND ITS PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES. THE SWEDISH ORGANIZER MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIALS WILL BE ACCURATE, ONLINE AT ANY GIVEN TIME, UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, VIRUS FREE, OR RELIABLE IN ALL INSTANCES.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION

EXCEPT AS PROHIBITED BY LAW, THE SWEDISH ORGANIZER, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, AND/OR  SUPPLIERS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY GENERAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, OR LOST PROFITS OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, COSTS OR LOSSES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES AND RELATED EXPENSES OF LITIGATION AND ARBITRATION, EXCEPT AS PROHIBITED AS LAW, TO THE EXTENT THERE IS LIABILITY FOUND AS TO YOUR BUSINESS NAME, SUCH RECOVERY IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR MATERIALS, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.

 

GOVERNING LAW; VENUE

These terms shall be construed in accordance with, and governed in all respects by, the laws of Illinois, USA. Any dispute between the parties concerning this agreement shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and/or federal courts of Illinois, USA. You irrevocably consent to the venue and jurisdiction of the chosen court as determined by The Swedish Organizer.

 

NO NOTICE OF MODIFYING TERMS

The Swedish Organizer reserves the right to change or modify these terms at any time without notice to you. Again, it is your responsibility to review these terms prior to use and periodically throughout your use of The Swedish Organizer’s products, materials and services.

Any questions regarding the above Terms may be directed to:

Caroline Guntur

215 Jackson St, Gilberts, IL 60136, USA

Caroline@theswedishorganizer.com

 

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