General Conditions

NOTES FROM SPAIN S.L., commercial entity with fiscal code number B-85103026, address: Apartado de Correos 40277, Madrid (Spain), email address info@notesfromspain.com, registered in the Registro Mercantil de Madrid (The Official Commercial Register) Volume 24,309, book 43, Section 8th, page M-437092 and 1st inscription is the owner of the internet or website domain www.notesfromspain.com.

1.- OBJECTIVE: The objective or purpose of the website www.notesfromspain.com is to offer the public an information service about Spain and free forum about Spain and learning Spanish.

2.-COPYRIGHT: The information contained on the present webpage can only be viewed, downloaded and printed by the user for information; it is forbidden to use it for commercial motives without previous written authorization from NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L., who reserve all rights over the same. No licences are awarded for intellectual propery rights regarding notesfromspain.com or third party content.

The NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. user is not authorised to resell, nor make copies which are not for personal use, nor change in any way, nor distribute, nor publish any information acquired from the web page, audio files, or logotypes, photographs, drawings, commercial brands, nor any other contents obtained through the web page. Nor will he/she be able to grant permits of this kind to any other person.

The creation of links to the website from other sites is authorised. Deep links to this web page are strictly forbidden, as well as the establishment of frames which contain the web page and allow the viewing of its contents through a different internet site, regardless of whether or not details are viewed with unrelated content.

3.- BROWSING AND CONTRACTING: Browsing the present website implies the unreserved acceptance on the part of the user of the contents of each and every one of the General Conditions such as the Privacy Policy. If the user does not accept the applicable terms of the General Conditions and/or the Privacy Policy they should refrain from browsing the website.

4.- ACCESS: Access to the Internet domain is free for the general public.

5.- USER REGISTRATION: Navigation of the web page www.notesfromspain.com for general use does not require the user to register on the page.

The users of the Newsletter, as well as the forums users will need to register.

6.- USER DATA: All of the information provided by the user through the website must be accurate. On completing forms to access to the services offered by NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. the user guarantees the authenticity of all data and information given to NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. Consequently, the user is exclusively responsible for any false or incorrect information given to NOTES SPAIN, S.L. or to third parties through the website.

7.- USE OF THE WEBSITE: The user of the present website must make appropriate and ethical use of the same at all times, according to the law, to the rules established in the these general conditions, enforced by law commonly accepted as good custom. Each user should act diligently and prudently at all times.

The user must not use this website for purposes that may be illicit or detrimental to the legitimate rights and interests of NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. and/or any other persons or entities, nor for purposes that are violent, racist, that compromise gender equality, seek to harm minors and/or young people, which may imply a health risk and/or a physical risk to other users, that may be insulting, slanderous, discriminatory, offensive, degrading, dangerous, pornographic, which undermine intellectual or industrial copyright, the right to fairness, to personal or familial privacy, the image of third parties, nor for promotional or advertising purposes whether for oneself or third parties.

The user must not falsify his/her identity, nor try to pass for another person, or representatives or employees from NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L.; and must not request or collect personal information related to other users.

In a case in which a user detects a third party committing any illegal act through the web page notesfromspain.com, or in any way violating these general conditions, NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. strongly encourages the user to immediately notify the occurrence of said action, specifying the particular violation detected to the email address info@notesfromspain.com.

NOTES FROM SPAIN S.L. is not obliged in any way to monitor the use that users make of notesfromspain.com. NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. is not obliged to guarantee, and does not guarantee under any circumstances that users make ethical use of the present website according to the law and in accordance with the rules established in the general conditions. As such NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. does not take responsibility for possible damage caused by the actions of users in relation to this web page to other users or any third parties. Each user is exclusively responsible for the use he/she makes of this website, as well as for the contents that he/she might store, display or make available by it.

8.- MINORS: Access by minors to the website requires prior consent on the part of their parents, guardians or legal representatives, who have the obligation to monitor and in this case restrict the access of minors to contents and materials in the websites they visit. Parents, guardians and legal representatives of those minors who visit the website are directly responsible for each and every act carried out on the part of minors in their care. There are no areas of restricted access prohibited for people under the age of eighteen (18) on this website.

9.-RESPONSIBILITY: NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. is not responsible for possible harm users could suffer as a consequence of interference, delays, omissions, interruptions, viruses, breakdown, failures or overload on lines, broken connections, blocks or delays in the functioning of the electronics; nor as a consequence of the possible damage caused by third parties through illegal tampering.

This website provides links to websites which are considered of interest to users. With no intended prejudice, there is no guarantee of the quality of those links, nor any assumption of responsibility for the contents of these. Any user using external links does so exclusively at his/her responsibility.

10.-SPANISH LEGISLATION: The present general conditions are governed by the Spanish legislation applicable at any given moment; regarding in particular its validity, interpretation and/or execution.

In the case of a possible contradiction between the English and Spanish versions of the present General Conditions, the Privacy Policy, or of any other clause or condition which regulates the legal relationship between NOTES FROM SPAIN, S.L. and the users of the website, the Spanish version will prevail.

Both parties agree to submit to the Court of Madrid (Spain), for the resolution of any discrepancy, controversy or vicissitude that might arise in connection with the interpretation and/or execution of these general conditions, expressly renouncing any other code of law that could correspond to him/her.