Terms and Conditions

[Last Update: Jul7 9th, 2019]


The Sweet Legal Tech Academy is a company providing lawyers, both in-house and in private practice, with an opportunity to learn and apply the most advanced technologies shaping the evolution of the legal profession.

The following constitute the terms and conditions to which users agree when booking any workshops at the Sweet Legal Tech Academy.

1) DEFINITIONS

Provider: Sweet Legal Tech S.r.l. (Single-member company), Piazza del Duomo, 20 – 20122 Milan, Italy – N. REA: 2538155 – C.F./P.IVA: 10525750963, [email protected]

Terms and Conditions: the present terms and conditions, which constitute a legally binding agreement between you and the Provider.

Workshops: courses organized by the Provider and that can be bought via an e-Commerce Platform integrated in the Website, as defined below. The Workshops are intended only for professional education and are not directly offered to consumers.

Website: www.sweetlegaltech.com, the official website of the Sweet Legal Tech Academy.

Registration Fees: price, taxes and further payment fees indicated in the order summary on the Website.

You: you as an individual, or the company or any other legal entity and affiliates you are acting on behalf of. In this latter case, you represent that you have the authority to bind such company or entity to the Terms and Conditions.

Party: you and the Provider, each, or Parties, jointly.

Materials: documentation, printed and/or available online and/or anyhow showed during the Workshops.

 

2) REGISTRATION AND PURCHASING PROCESS

2.1 In order to participate in one or more of the Workshops, you must provide all the required data in the relevant registration form on the Website and perform the payment of the Registration Fees.

2.2 The payment is processed via third-party tools (for more information see https://www.stripe.com or https://www.paypal.com), which are not connected with any of the provided payment information – such as the credit card – in any way. Payment of the Registration Fees must be received by the Provider prior to start of any Workshop. The order is completed in accordance with the details specified on the order summary page, and is confirmed via an order confirmation email sent by the Provider, once the relevant payment of the Registration Fees has been duly received. Please note that if your payment is not correctly processed and/or refused, your application will be deemed void, and the Provider will not accept any liability for costs incurred as a result of applications deemed void in this manner.

2.3 Your submission represents an offer to the Provider to book you onto the Workshop or Workshops you selected. It is subject to availability in the Workshop you are interested in, and to the Provider’s discretionary acceptance.

 

3) WITHDRAW, CANCELLATION AND CHANGES

3.1    If you wish to withdraw from any Workshop, you must notify the Provider in writing not less than 3 (three) calendar days prior to the scheduled start date of the relevant Workshop. In such a case, you will be entitled to a 50% (fifty percent) refund of the Registration fees, which will be processed within 30 (thirty) days of receiving your request via bank transfer to the original payer. If you withdraw less than 3 (three) calendar days prior to the scheduled start date of the relevant Workshop, no refund will be issued but you may transfer your place on the Workshop to a substitute, by giving prior notice to the Provider and receiving its acceptance.
You must make any request regarding any withdraw and transfer in writing to the following email address, without formalities: [email protected]

3.2     The Provider reserves itself the right to cancel any Workshop due to insufficient enrollment by notifying you at least 10 (ten) calendar days prior to the scheduled start date of the relevant Workshop. In such a case, you will receive a full refund of the Registration fees or credit toward other Workshops, at your choice.

3.3    The Provider reserves itself the right to change description, scheduled date and prices (provided that you have not already paid for it) of any Workshop at any time, and you will be given due notice of any modification occurred.

3.4    The Provider ensures that all Workshops are delivered diligently and in a good, timely and professional manner consistent with industry standards. The Provider will make its best efforts to guarantee the presence of all the professionals acting as speakers as indicated in any Workshop program, but it shall be entitled at any time to substitute those professional with any other person who, in its sole discretion, deems suitably qualified to attend the relevant Workshops.

 

4) YOUR OBLIGATIONS 

4.1    You are not allow anyone else to access the Workshops you have been booked in, unless it has been agreed in advance with the Provider.

4.2    You must comply with all health and safety rules and regulations and any other reasonable security requirements that apply at the premises at which the Workshops are provided.

 

5) LIMITATION OF LIABILITY 

5.1    The Provider does not accept responsibility for anyone acting as a result of information given in, or views expressed on, its Workshops including its Materials. Opinions expressed are those of individual professionals acting as speakers and not necessarily those of the Provider.

5.2    Provided that the Provider is not responsible for any direct or indirect damage arising from the fact of third parties, force majeure and fortuitous events, including those of a technical nature that are not directly attributable to the Provider, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the aggregate contractual and non-contractual liability of the Provider towards you shall not exceed the total amount paid by you for the Workshop giving rise to the claim.

 

6) ASSIGNMENT

6.1    The Provider reserves the right to transfer to third parties all and any rights or obligations arising from the Terms and Conditions, as long as your rights under the Terms and Conditions are not affected.

6.2    You shall not assign or transfer your rights or obligations under the Terms and Conditions in any way without the written permission of the Provider.

 

7) INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS 

7.1    All trademarks and any other marks, images, logos and trade names, referring to the Provider and incorporated in the Website are and shall remain Company’s exclusive property.

7.2    All intellectual property rights in all the Materials available, including those in printed materials and slides, are exclusive property of the Provider and/or of the professionals acting as speakers and/or of the companies they act on behalf of, and, as participant in the Workshop, you are granted a non-exclusive and non-transferable license to use such Materials.

 

8) CONFIDENTIALITY

Except for the performance of their respective obligations, neither Party shall use or communicate to a third party any business, technical and/or financial information related to the other Party, when indicated as confidential or that would be understood to be confidential or proprietary by a reasonable person, unless said disclosure is imposed by the law or by a Court or other competent governmental authority.

 

9) PRIVACY POLICY

Any information about the processing of your personal data is provided in the Privacy Policy of the Website.

 

10) SEVERABILITY

If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is invalid or unenforceable, that clause will be removed; the remaining provisions shall not be affected and will remain in force.

 

11) CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITION

11.1    The Provider reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions periodically at its sole discretion. The Terms and Conditions, as revised, will be published on the Website.

11.2    By continuing to use the Website after the publication of the changes, you accept the new Terms and Conditions in their entirety.

 

12) GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

12.1    These Terms and Conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Italy.

12.2    Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of, involving or relating to these Terms and Conditions, or the breach, termination or invalidity thereof, shall be exclusively referred to the competent Court of Milan.