Terms and conditions

1. OWNERSHIP

In accordance with article 10 of Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, let it be known that this site belongs to the Consejo General de la Abogacía Española (Spanish National Bar) , a public law corporation governed by the General Statute of the Spanish Legal Profession, passed by Royal Decree 658/2001, of 22 June, and holder of tax identification no. (CIF) Q-2863006I, with a registered office at Paseo de Recoletos, 13, 28004-Madrid. Tel. +34 91 523 25 93. E-mail: info@justiciagratuita.es.

The information provided on this site is subject to a Copyright Notice, a Disclaimer Clause and applicable regulations with regard to Personal Data Protection.

2. COPYRIGHT NOTICE

© Consejo General de la Abogacía Española, 2013.

Users are hereby authorised to reproduce the content of this website, unless otherwise indicated. In those cases where it is necessary to obtain prior authorisation to reproduce or use text or multimedia data (sounds, images, programs, etc.), this authorisation shall override the aforementioned general authorisation and shall clearly state any possible restrictions for use.

3. DISCLAIMER CLAUSE

The present website, developed by the Spanish National Bar, offers free access to information about Legal Aid, with the intention of providing useful information for users interested in exercising their right to this service.

Therefore, the Spanish National Bar considers it essential to encourage public access to the information contained on this site and attempts to correct any errors which are brought to its attention.

Nonetheless, the Spanish National Bar assumes no responsibility whatsoever with regard to the information included on this site.

Said information:

– Is of a general nature and does not deal with specific circumstances relating to particular individuals.

– Is not necessarily exhaustive, complete, accurate or up to date.

– Sometimes contains links to external websites over which the Spanish National Bar has no control whatsoever and for which it is not responsible.

– Offers basic, non-binding legal advice. If you would like professional legal advice, you should always consult a duly qualified professional.

The Spanish National Bar cannot guarantee that a document available online is an exact reproduction of an official text. In the case of legislation published in the respective official gazettes, as well as any other regulations, decisions or rulings, it is the corresponding official printed text which shall take precedence in the event of any difference between the printed text and the electronic version.

The Spanish National Bar shall attempt to keep problems resulting from technical errors to a minimum. Nonetheless, some of the data and information contained on this website may have been created or structured using files or formats which are not free of errors. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or affected in some other way by such problems. The Spanish National Bar assumes no responsibility whatsoever for said problems, which may occur as a result of consulting the present website or any other external websites to which it may link.

The aim of the present disclaimer clause is not to limit the liability of the Spanish National Bar, contrary to applicable Spanish regulations, or exclude its liability in cases where, by virtue of said regulations, it cannot be excluded.

4. PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION

At the Spanish National Bar, we are committed to respecting the user’s privacy. For this reason, with regard to handling your personal data, our personal protection policy complies with Spanish law: Organic Law on Personal Data Protection (LOPD).

4.1. Completing forms

In the event that forms are provided, the user is fully identified, as it is the user him or herself who voluntarily enters the information on our forms.

The personal data voluntarily provided by the user shall be processed only as necessary to help us prepare statistics or register your subscription to our electronic newsletter, allowing you to benefit from future correspondence.

In any event, each of our forms includes a specific privacy clause which allows the user to give his/her consent to automated processing of the data provided, in accordance with the LOPD.

The information provided by the user shall be used by the Spanish National Bar solely for the following purposes:

– Sending information expressly requested by the user.

– Processing requests for Legal Aid, forwarding them to the appropriate organisation, in accordance with Law 1/1996, of 10 January, on Free Legal Aid.

In any event, all users included in our databases may exercise their access, rectification and cancellation rights.

If you would like further information about any aspect of the policy of the Spanish National Bar with regard to the users who visit our website, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following email address: info@justiciagratuita.es