LEGAL NOTICE | THISISTHEREALSPAIN.COM

This Legal Notice and Conditions for Use regulate access, browsing and use of the website of the Secretary of State for España Global (hereinafter España Global) at the URL www.thisistherealspain.com (hereinafter the “Website”).

Access, browsing and use of this Website implies express, unreserved acceptance of all the terms of this Legal Notice, which has the same validity and effectiveness of any signed, written contract.

Anyone who accesses, browses or uses the Website is required to observe and comply with the terms hereof. If you do not agree with the terms set out herein, do not access, browse or use this Website.

Purpose

This Website has been designed to inform and allow public access to information on the different activities and contents of the Secretary of State for España Global [Global Spain] (hereinafter España Global). The contact details for this Website are: e-mail [email protected], telephone 913791708, fax 913948947 and address calle Serrano Galvache, 26, Madrid (Spain). The Regulations governing this Website are defined in Royal Decree 998/2012 of 28 June, which creates the Secretary of State for España Global (information offered in pursuance of section 10 of the Information Society and E-Commerce Services Act 34/2002 of 11 July). Access is also provided to information, products and services of entities other than España Global, through links and connections. España Global reserves the right to modify this policy at its discretion.

Contents

All the contents provided on this Website have been prepared with information from internal and external sources of España Global. España Global accepts no responsibility for any inaccuracy or failure to update the information obtained from external sources and is answerable exclusively for the contents taken directly from its internal sources, duly identified with its Copyright. Therefore, before making any decision or taking any action, España Global recommends that you check the information received from other sources.

Information is provided on this Website on knowledge services, which will be subject in all cases to the terms and conditions expressly set out at all times and accessible from this Website and compliant with the applicable legal provisions.

Access and Use

Users will be exclusively responsible for their access to this Website and any use they may make of the information and contents found hereat.

The conditions for access to this Website will be subject to prevailing law and the principles of good faith and lawful use by its users. Any actions that may be detrimental to España Global or any third parties are generally prohibited.

Use of this Website for unlawful or unauthorised purpose is strictly forbidden.

In particular, among other things, Users undertake not to collect data for advertising purposes, not to send any kind of online advertising or message threads and not to transfer, disclose or make available to third parties through the Services provided by this Website any information, messages, graphics, audio or image files, photographs, recordings, software or, in general, any kind of materials, data or contents including, but not limited to, any that:

(a) incur in unlawful, illegal activities or those breaching good faith and public order;

(b) in any way infringe, breach or commit an offence against the fundamental rights and public freedoms recognised in the Spanish Constitution or international treaties or in laws and regulations;

(c) instigate, incite or promote criminal, offensive, injurious, slanderous, libellous or violent actions;

(d) instigate, incite or promote actions, attitudes or ideas that are discriminatory on grounds of gender, race, religion, beliefs or age;

(e) incorporate criminal, violent or humiliating messages;

(f) instigate or incite participation in hazardous, risky or harmful activities for health or mental balance;

(g) are false, ambiguous, inaccurate, exaggerated or untimely, such that they may be misleading as to their purpose or the intentions of the communicator;

(h) are protected by any third-party intellectual or industrial property rights, unless the User has previously obtained from the proprietors the necessary authorisation for the use to be made thereof;

(i) violate third-party trade secrets;

(j) infringe anyone’s right to honour, personal and family privacy or protection of personal reputation;

(k) infringe the legal provisions on the secrecy of communications;

(l) by virtue of their properties (format, length, etc.), hamper or hinder the normal operation of the Services.

Blog
The Editorial Board of España Global reserves the right to withdraw any contents published in the blog should it so deem fit.

Licence for communication

If Users send any information of whatsoever nature to España Global through the Website, using the channels provided for this purpose on the Website, those Users declare, warrant and accept that they are entitled to do so freely, that the information does not infringe any intellectual property, trademark, patent, trade secrecy or whatsoever other third-party right, that the information is not confidential and that it is not detrimental to third parties. Users accept responsibility and agree to hold España Global harmless for all and any communications made personally or in their name, being liable without limitation for the accuracy, legality, originality and proprietorship of the information communicated.

Liability

España Global may not be held liable for any damage caused by users to this Website or any other through unlawful or undue use hereof or of the contents and information accessible or provided through this Website.

Service

España Global reserves the right to suspend access to its Website temporarily, without notice and at its own discretion, for technical or any other reasons. It may also unilaterally modify the conditions of access and all or part of the contents published on the Website.

Links to Third-Party Websites

The links provided will enable users to leave the España Global Website. The linked sites are not controlled by España Global and España Global is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link that may be found at any linked site, or any changes or updates made to those sites. España Global accepts no liability for any webcasting or other form of transfer made from any linked site. España Global is only providing those links for your convenience and the inclusion of any link does not imply approval by España Global of the site in question.

España Global informs users that the purpose of the links that appear on its Website is exclusively to inform users of the existence of other sources of information on the matter in Internet, where further information on the details offered on this Website can be found. Those links are not a suggestion, invitation or recommendation to visit the websites, so España Global accepts no liability for any results that may be obtained through the links.

General

All legal issues referring to the España Global Website are subject to Spanish law and the courts of Madrid (Spain) have jurisdiction to settle all disputes deriving from or in connection with the use of this Website.

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© images published in the SR module of España Global: their respective authors.

Images

© images published to illustrate the contents of España Global: Pixofspain, EFE, Foro de Marcas Renombradas Españolas and the other entities that have collaborated in the project.

Intellectual Property

Pursuant to Legislative Royal Decree 1/1996 of 12 April approving the recast Intellectual Property Act, all rights over the documents published on this Website are owned by España Global, except the images, the copyright over which corresponds to Pixofspain, EFE, Foro de Marcas Renombradas Españolas and the other entities that have collaborated in the project. The documents may be used, in full or in part, for teaching or research, provided the source, author(s) and proprietorship of España Global are expressly stated.

Access to the España Global Website implies acceptance of all the terms and conditions set out above.