DISCLAIMER AND CONDITIONS OF USE OF THE PORTAL

In order to comply with article 10 of Law 34/2002 on Information Society Services and e-Commerce, we hereby inform users of our details:

Company Name: Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L.

Company Address: Pau Claris 108, 1º 1ª, 08009 Barcelona

Tax ID No.: B60943610

Tel. No.: + 34 93 406 84 71

Email: mail@garretaiassociats.com

Website: www.garretaiassociats.com

Registration details: –

1. PURPOSE

As the owner of the website, Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., (hereinafter also referred to as the service provider) provides users with this document, which regulates the use of the website www.garretaiassociats.com and the purpose of which is to meet the obligations set out by Law 34/2002, on Information Society Services and e-Commerce (LSSICE or LSSI), as well as to inform all users of the website of the conditions of use thereof.

Through the Website, Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., provides users with access to and the use of different services and content offered through the website.

All persons who access the website take on the role of a user (hereinafter, the user), and this implies full, unreserved acceptance of all of the provisions included in this Disclaimer, as well as any other applicable legal provisions.

Users must read this Disclaimer carefully each time they access the website as this may be subject to change due to the fact that the service provider reserves the right to modify any type of information that may appear on the website. The service provider is under no obligation to give the user prior notice or inform them of said modifications; publication on the service provider’s website is sufficient for this purpose.

2. CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE OF THE WEBSITE

2.1. Free nature of access to and use of the website.

The provision of the services supplied by Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., through the Website is free of charge for all Users.

2.2. User Registration.

In general, the provision of the Services does not require prior subscription or registration by Users. However, Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., does require the completion of the corresponding User registration form to use some of the services. This registration will be carried out in the manner expressly indicated in the section of the service itself.

2.3. Truthfulness of the information.

All information provided by Users must be true. To this end, the User guarantees the authenticity of the data communicated using the forms for subscription to the Services. Users are responsible for keeping the information provided to Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., permanently updated so that it corresponds to their real situation at all times. In any case, Users shall be solely responsible for any false or inaccurate declarations they should make and any damage caused to the service provider or third parties.

2.4. Minors.

For the use of the services, minors must always obtain prior consent from their parents or legal guardians, who shall be ultimately responsible for the actions of the minors in their care. Responsibility for the determination of the specific content minors can access corresponds to said parents or guardians, who must establish mechanisms on their computers, in particular, IT programmes, filters and blockers, which although not infallible, are particularly useful for controlling and restricting the material minors can access, to allow them to limit the content available.

2.5. Obligation to make correct use of the Website.

Users undertake to use the Website in accordance with the Law and this Disclaimer, as well as according to morality and good customs. To this effect, Users shall abstain from using the page for illegal or forbidden purposes, or any that infringe the rights and interests of third parties, or which could in some way damage, render unusable, overload, deteriorate or impede the normal use of IT equipment or documents, files or any other type of content stored on any IT equipment belonging to the service provider.

In particular, for example, this list not being exhaustive, Users undertake not to transfer or disseminate to or provide third parties with information, data, content, messages, graphics, drawings, sound or image files, photographs, recordings, software and, in general, any type of material that:

(A) is contrary to, undermines or infringes the fundamental rights and public freedoms recognised in the Spanish constitution, international treaties or other current regulations;

(B) induces, incites or encourages criminal, denigratory, defamatory or violent actions or any that are contrary to the law, morality or public order;

(C) induces, incites or encourages discriminatory actions, attitudes or thoughts based on sex, race, religion, beliefs, age or condition;

(D) is contradictory to the right to honour, personal or family privacy or people’s image itself;

(E) is in any way detrimental to the credibility of the service provider or third parties; and

(F) constitutes illegal, misleading or disloyal advertising.

3. EXCLUSION OF GUARANTEES AND RESPONSIBILITY

The service provider shall be in no way liable for the information published on our website, whenever this information has been handled or included by a third party.

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

Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, SL does not in any way guarantee nor shall it be liable under any circumstances for any damage of any kind that may arise from any lack of availability, maintenance and effective functioning of the website or its services and content; the existence of viruses, malware or harmful elements in the content; illegal, negligent or fraudulent use or use that is otherwise contrary to this Disclaimer and conditions of use; or any lack of legality, quality, reliability, usefulness or availability of the services provided by third parties and made available to users of the website.

The service provider shall not under any circumstances be liable for any damages that may arise from illegal or inappropriate use of this website.

4. COOKIES

The service provider’s website may use cookies (small data files that the server sends to the computer of anyone accessing the page) to carry out certain tasks that are considered essential for the correct functioning and viewing of the site. The cookies used are in any case temporary in nature, for the sole purpose of making browsing more efficient, and disappear once the user session ends.

Under no circumstances are cookies used to collect personal information.

For more information, see our Cookies Policy.

5. LINKS

The website may redirect users to content of third party websites. Given that we can’t always control the content entered by third parties from our website, Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., shall not be in any way liable for said content. In any case, the service provider states that they will proceed to the immediate removal of any content that might contravene national or international legislation, morality or public order, proceeding to the immediate removal of forwarding to these websites and informing the competent authorities regarding the content in question.

The service provider accepts no liability for the information and content stored, including but not limited to forums, chats, blog generators, comments, social networks or any other means that allows third parties to publish content independently on the service provider’s website. Nonetheless, and in accordance with that set out in arts. 11 and 16 of the LSSICE, the service provider is at the disposal of all users, authorities and security forces to collaborate actively in the removal or, when necessary, blocking of any content that might affect or contravene national or international legislation, the rights of third parties or morality and public order. In the event that the user considers that there may be content that could possibly be classified as such, we ask that they please notify the website administrator immediately.

6. PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION

The service provider is deeply committed to compliance with the personal data protection legislation and guarantees full compliance with the obligations set out therein, in addition to the implementation of the security measures set out in the European Data Protection Regulation and the Spanish data protection legislation.

For more information, see our Privacy Policy.

7. SOCIAL NETWORKS

We inform you that Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., may be present on the social networks. The processing of the data users include on these [fent-se seguidors del prestador en les xarxes socials (i/o realitzin qualsevol vincle o acció de connexió a través d’aquestes)] shall be governed by this section, as well as the conditions of use, privacy policies and rules of access and use of the social networks in question and accepted beforehand by the user. Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., will process your data for the purpose of informing you on activities, products or services offered by the service provider through these social networks, as well as for any other purpose permitted by the rules of the Social Networks, but shall not be responsible for their privacy policies.

The publication of the following types of content is prohibited:

– Content that is considered illegal by national, EU or international legislation or that relates to activities that are considered illegal or contravene the principles of good faith.

– Content that violates the fundamental rights of people, lacks internet courtesy, bothers or could generate negative opinions amongst our users or third parties and in general, any content that Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., considers inappropriate.

– And in general, content that contravenes the principles of legality, honourability, responsibility, protection of human dignity, protection of minors, protection of public order, protection of private life, consumer protection and intellectual and industrial property rights.

However, Garreta & Asociados Agencia de la Propiedad Industrial, S.L., reserves the right to remove any content considered inappropriate from the website without prior warning.

8. INTELLECTUAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY

The website, including but not limited to its programming, editing, compilation and other elements necessary for its functioning, the designs, logos, texts, photographs and/or graphics are the property of the service provider or, where necessary, licensed to it or granted through express authorisation from the authors. All content of the website is duly protected by the intellectual and industrial property legislation.

Regardless of the purpose for which it was created, the total or partial reproduction, use, distribution and public communication thereof require prior, written authorisation from the service provider. Any use not authorised beforehand by the service provider shall be considered a serious violation of the intellectual or industrial property rights of the author.

Any designs, logos, texts and/or graphics not belonging to the service provider and which may appear on the website belong to their respective owners, who are themselves responsible for any possible dispute that may arise with respect thereto. In any case, the service provider has express, prior authorisation from said third parties.

The service provider recognises the corresponding industrial and intellectual property rights of their owners, which does not imply any mention or appearance on the website of the existence of rights or liability of the service provider in relation thereto, nor any backing, sponsorship or recommendation on its part.

You can make any type of observation with respect to possible non-compliance with the intellectual and industrial property rights, as well as in relation to any of the content of the website, via the email address provided above.

9. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION

For the resolution of any controversy or matters related to this website or the activities carried out through it, Spanish legislation shall apply, to which the parties expressly submit themselves. The competent bodies for the resolution of any conflict arising from or in relation to its use are the Courts and Tribunals of Barcelona.