Legal notice

Spanish law on the services of the information society (LSSI)

The Catalan Association of Public Universities, the party responsible for the website, hereinafter WEBSITE OWNER, makes this document available to users, with which it intends to comply with the obligations set forth in Law 34/2002 of July 11, on the Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE), BOE Nº 166, and to inform all users of the website of the conditions for its use.

Anyone that accesses this website assumes the role of user, thereby agreeing to observe and strictly comply with the provisions set forth herein, as well as any other legal provision that might be applicable.

The Catalan Association of Public Universities reserves the right to modify any type of information that may appear on the website, without the obligation to forewarn or inform users of these obligations, this publication on the website of the Catalan Association of Public Universities being deemed sufficient.

 

1. Identification data

Domain name: http://www.acup.cat

Commercial name: ACUP

Business name: Catalan Association of Public Universities

Spanish Tax Identification Number (NIF): G64138910

Business address: Carrer de la Vila - Campus de la UAB, Bloc F - Baixos Cerdanyola del Vallès 08193 (BARCELONA)

Telephone: 935817099

email: info@acup.cat

Incorporated in the Register of Associations.

 

2. Intellectual and industrial property rights

The website, including for illustrative purposes and not limited to the same its programming, edition, compilation and other elements necessary for its operation, designs, logos, text and/or graphics, are the property of the WEBSITE OWNER or, where relevant, this party holds the licence or express authorisation for its use by the authors. All the contents of the website are duly protected by intellectual and industrial property regulations, and are incorporated in the corresponding public registers.

Regardless of the intended purpose, total or partial reproduction, use, treatment, distribution and commercialisation requires under all circumstances the prior written authorisation of the WEBSITE OWNER. Any use without prior authorisation is considered to be a serious breach of the author's intellectual or industrial property rights.

Designs, logos, text and/or graphics that do not belong to the WEBSITE OWNER and that may appear on the website, belong to their respective owners, who shall be liable for any possible dispute that may arise regarding the same. The WEBSITE OWNER expressly authorises third parties to redirect directly to the specific contents of the website, and in any case redirect to the main website at http://www.acup.cat.

The WEBSITE OWNER recognises its owners' corresponding intellectual and industrial property rights, and their mere mention or appearance on the website does not imply that it has any rights or is liable with regard to the same, nor any form of support, sponsorship or recommendation.

In order to issue any observation regarding possible breaches of intellectual or industrial property rights, or regarding any of the contents of the website, users may do so by email to info@acup.cat.

 

3. Exemption of liabilities

The WEBSITE OWNER is exempt from any type of liability derived from the information published on its website whenever this information has been handled or entered by a third party other than itself.

 

Use of Cookies

This website can use technical cookies (small files of information that the server sends to the computer of the person accessing the page) in order to perform certain operations that are considered essential for the proper functioning and display of the site. These cookies are, in all cases, of a temporary nature, and serve the sole purpose of making browsing more effective, and disappear when the user logs out. Under no circumstances do these cookies provide personal data themselves and they are not used for the collection of such data.

Through the use of cookies, it is also possible for the server on which the website is located to recognise the browser used by the user in order to make browsing easier, thereby permitting, for example, access by users that have registered previously for areas, services, promotions or competitions that are reserved exclusively for them without having to log in for each visit. Cookies can also be used to measure the audience, traffic parameters, control the progress and number of entries, etc., in these cases being technically unnecessary but beneficial to the user. This website shall not install unnecessary cookies without the prior consent of the user.

This website uses _ga/_utm cookies owned by Google Analytics, which persist for 2 years, to enable the unique visitor control function to make it easier for users to browse. Every user who visits the website is informed of the use of these cookies on a floating banner, so if they continue to browse it is assumed that they have agreed to their use. If accepted, the banner will disappear, although users may withdraw their consent at any time and obtain further information by consulting our Cookies Policy.

The user has the option of setting their browser to issue warnings about the reception of cookies and to prevent them from being installed on their computer. Please see your browser's instructions for further information.

 

Link Policy

From the website, users may be redirected to content on third-party websites. Given that the WEBSITE OWNER cannot always control the content included by third parties on their respective websites, it shall not accept any type of liability with regard to these contents. In any case, it shall proceed by immediately removing any content that could breach national or international legislation, or be an affront to morality or public order, by immediately removing the link to said website, informing the competent authorities about the content in question.

The WEBSITE OWNER shall not be considered the owner of any information or contents stored, for illustrative purposes but not limited to the same, in forums, chats, bloggers, comments, social networks or any other media that allows third parties to publish independent content on the WEBSITE OWNER’s site. However, and pursuant to the provisions of articles 11 and 16 of the LSSICE, it shall serve all users, authorities and security forces by actively collaborating in the withdrawal or, if appropriate, blockage of any contents that may be an affront to or breach of national or international legislation, the rights of third parties or morality and public order. Should the user consider there to be any content on the website that could be classified thus, we kindly ask him/her to please report this to the administrator of the website immediately.

This website has been reviewed and tested to ensure that it works correctly. In principle, correct operation can be guaranteed for 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. However, the WEBSITE OWNER cannot rule out the possibility of there being certain programming errors, or causes of force majeure, natural disasters, strikes or similar circumstances that make access to the website impossible.

 

IP Addresses

Website servers shall be able to automatically detect the IP address and domain name used by the user. An IP address is a number assigned automatically to a computer when it is connected to the Internet. All this information is recorded in a duly registered server activity file that enables subsequent processing of the data in order to obtain solely statistical measures that reveal the number of page impressions, the number of visits to web servers, order of visits, point of entry, etc.

 

4. Applicable law and jurisdiction

For the resolution of all disputes or questions related with this website or the activities conducted therein, Spanish legislation shall be applicable, to which the parties are expressly submitted, the Courts and Tribunals closest to Cerdanyola del Vallès being competent for the resolution of all conflicts arising from or related to its use.