Commitments

Updated 2021

Disclaimer

Sorella Event Designs (Sorella) is an online platform that helps individuals and businesses with third party websites and platforms. 

From time to time, there may be information on the site for Sorella that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, and availability.  We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order). 

Privacy Policy

We, at Sorella, respect your privacy and value user's information with the upmost care and protection.  When you conduct a transaction on our website, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the transaction and any notifications regarding Sorella and its affiliates.

Sorella collects such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  1. To provide and operate the Services;

  2. To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;

  3. To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

  4. To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we or our business partners may use to provide and improve our respective services; 

  5. To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

Our company is hosted on an online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. As such, your data may be stored, data storage, databases and the general applications. Our host stores your data on secure servers behind a firewall.   All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers. 

Personal, and derivative data is information that is collected to identify you specifically such as your name, shipping address, email address, IP address, and other demographic information. Our servers may collect this information through interactions with you such as, but not limited to, purchases, social media, contacting Sorella or its owners, participation in workshops, trainings or any events held by Sorella, responding to blogs, and general use of this site. Your decision to disclose this data is entirely voluntary. You are under no obligation to provide this information, however limitations on this information will prevent users from accessing certain benefits provided by Sorella.

Sorella and its owners reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 

If you don’t want us to process your data anymore, please contact us at the information below.

Cookies

We, at Sorella, may use a browser feature known as a "cookie". By accepting to use this site it is implied that you accept the use of cookies.  A cookie is stored data on the computer that runs an Internet browser and is commonly used to store information about a consumer's online activities, including information such as the content or advertisement that a consumer can view. To learn more about cookies, you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org for more information. Standard web servers log files and track actions such as IP addresses, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.

For example, we may use cookies to personalize your experience such as recall your specific information on subsequent visits (e.g., to recognize you by name when you return to our Website). We may also use cookies to offer you or inform you of products, programs or services and targeted advertising. You can opt to have your browser reject cookies. You can do this by adjusting your preferences in the browser. If you set the browser you use to reject cookies, you may not be able to access the Websites or use the full functionality of the website, or it may take additional time to utilize such functionality. If you opt to reject cookies, you may need to re-register with us every time you visit our website. Your continued use of our website reflects your consent to allow additional cookies to be placed on your computer to help you navigate the Website.

 

Official Rules of Giveaways or Contests "Campaigns"

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

1) Eligibility: Giveaways or Contests ("Campaign") are open to anyone and who. The Campaign is void where prohibited by law. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

2) Agreement: By participating, the Contestant (“you”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Sorella and its parent company as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3) Campaign Period:

Entries will be accepted online starting at the beginning of the contest period as deemed by Sorella owners and all entries must be received by the designated deadline specified by each campaign. All online entries must be received by 11:59 pm PST on the designated deadline.  

4) How to Enter:

Current subscribers are automatically entered into the campaign as a benefit (see "Email Subscriptions" in these terms for more detail).   

​5) Prizes:

The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive a product at the owner's discretion (approximate retail value not to exceed $50.00, however owner has full discretion). Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Sorella and its parent company. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Sorella to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. 

6) Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

7) Winner Selection and Notification:

Winner will be selected by a random drawing.  Winner will be announced via social media and notified by email within five (5) days following selection of Winner.  Sorella shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. The Winner cannot win a campaign more than once in a 12-month period.    Notification of winning will be sent to the winner and will be asked to complete or confirm the address information.  Two attempts by email will be made with a deadline to claim the prize. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within the designated deadline, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (SORELLA'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

Terms & Conditions

Sorella Event Designs ("Sorella",  "we", "ours") is a limited liability company and owns and operates this website.  Sorella may at any time change the terms that govern your use of our site. By using our website, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service ("Terms") and any such changes.  You also agree to all applicable laws and regulations (including export and re-export control laws), and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.  By accessing or using this website or placing an order, user agrees to be bound by these terms, including the warranty disclaimers, limitations of liability and termination provisions below.  If you do not agree to these Terms of use, do not use the website.

 

Sorella has the right to refuse and/or change any order you place with us.  In the event that we make a change to an order, we will attempt to notify you by contacting the email and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made.  We reserve the right to limit or prohibit sales to dealers, resellers, or distributors. 

Any access or attempted access of other areas of Sorella's computer systems or other information contained therein for any purpose is strictly prohibited.  User agrees not to interfere in any way with others' use of or access to this website or to take any action that imposes an unreasonable or unusually large load on this website.  Sorella reserves the right to report any activity that it reasonably suspects violates any law or regulation and to disclose any information to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other appropriate third parties.

Purchase Policy

To purchase any products and/or services on this website or in person, user must be legally permitted to enter into a legally binding contract (at least (18) years old in most jurisdictions). Prior to the purchase of any product or service on this website or in person, user must provide a valid credit card number (or other payment method acceptable to Sorella).  Related payment information includes all of the following: (i) User's name exactly as it appears on the credit card, (ii) User's credit card number, (iii) the credit card type, (iv) the date of expiration and (v) any activation numbers or codes needed to charge the user's credit card.  By submitting that information, user hereby authorizes Sorella to charge user's credit card for such purchases. 

Limitation of Warranty and Damages

The information in this website is provided "AS IS" and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including all warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

Sales Tax

Sorella is a limited liability company with its parent company located in the State of Oregon.  Oregon does not collect sales tax.  Sorella has no physical presence or store front in any other state, therefore Sorella is not required to collect and remit sales tax for the products and services purchased through the website.  However, many states require that their residents file a sales or use tax return for merchandise or services purchased online.  User should consult with their accountant or CPA regarding sales tax.

Returns

By placing an order on this website, user indicates that the user has read and agrees to Sorella's Return Policy (this policy).  Due to the nature of the product as an electronic download, there is no option for a return.  Workshops and services are at the discretion of the buyer for inspiration purposes. Sorella will make every effort to ensure that customer satisfaction is guaranteed, however, all sales are final.  Workshops may be cancelled by the user 48 hours prior to the schedule event. Cancellations within 48 hours will receive 50% refund on the workshop.  No shows on the workshops or any services are not refundable. Sorella may cancel a workshop at anytime and will be fully refundable to the user.

​LIMITATION ON LIABILITY: {' '} UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL SORELLA BE LIABLE TO USER OF ANY OTHER ENTITY OR PERSON FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORY, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHER LEGAL THEORY, ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO, ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OTHER INTERNET WEBSITE OR THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OTHER INTERNET WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST PROFITS, SALES OR GOODWILL, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON COMPUTER SYSTEMS OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF SORELLA IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. USER AGREES THAT USER’S ONLY REMEDY FOR ANY USE OF OR DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS WEBSITE OR SORELLA SHALL BE TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THIS WEBSITE. IF A DISPUTE ARISES BETWEEN TWO OR MORE USERS, OR BETWEEN A USER AND A THIRD-PARTY VENDOR, EACH USER RELEASES SORELLA (AND ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS AND EMPLOYEES) FROM CLAIMS, DEMANDS AND DAMAGES (ACTUAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL) OF EVERY KIND AND NATURE, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED AND UNSUSPECTED, DISCLOSED AND UNDISCLOSED, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO SUCH DISPUTES.

Members & Email Subscription

Users can sign up for our email list in order to receive information about our newest collections, campaigns, exclusive promotional offers and incentives.  Sorella only sends messages to users whom previously signed-up or completed a purchase.  By signing-up, users agree to the use of the email address as communication and consent to be a member "insider" of Sorella.  As an insider, members will receive special promotions, automatic entry to campaigns, announcements, and other items as it relates to Sorella and its affiliates.   

Trademark, Copyrights & Licenses

Unless otherwise noted, the trademarks, logos, photography, brand names and service marks used on this website and products either with cost or without, are owned by Sorella or by third parties that have licensed their use to Sorella. User may print copies of the content of this Website, provided that these copies are made only for personal use and that any notices contained in any such content, such as all copyright notices, trademark legends, or other proprietary rights notices, are maintained. Other use of these marks or website content, except as specifically permitted in these terms or in a writing signed by Sorella, is strictly prohibited.  

All content of this site or service are governed by copyright laws.  Nothing obtained on this site should be understood or as granting you a license to use any of the trademarks, service marks, or logo(s) owned by Sorella or by any third-party.

Questions regarding this policy or any matter on this website can be directed to hello@sorellaeventdesigns.com

Indemnification

User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Sorella, its owners, its corporate affiliates and partners, and their affiliates and related entities and their respective directors, officers, shareholders, employees and agents from and against all claims, losses, damages, liabilities and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and court costs), arising out of or relating to user’s breach of these terms or user’s access to or use of this website and any transactions including campaign's under user’s affected account including user name and/or password and/or contact list sign-up. The foregoing indemnification obligation shall survive termination of these Terms and this Website and any merchandise or service provided to user arising out of or relating to user’s use of this website.

Affiliated Sites

Sorella has no control over and no liability for any third-party websites or materials. Sorella reserves the right to work with a number of partners whose Internet sites may be linked with the Site. Sorella accepts no control over the content and performance of these partner and affiliate sites, and makes no guarantees about the accuracy, currency, content, or quality of the information provided by such sites, and Sorella assumes no responsibility for unintended, objectionable, inaccurate, misleading, or unlawful content that may reside on those sites.  By using Sorella, user acknowledges and agrees that Sorella makes no guarantees about, and assumes no responsibility for, the accuracy, currency, content, or quality of this third-party content, and that, unless expressly provided otherwise, these terms shall govern users of any and all third-party content.