LEGAL NOTICE

 

1. Ownership of the domain www.fcbarcelona.com

In compliance with Act 34/2002 of July 11, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE), users are informed that the ownership of this domain is held by the Fundació Privada Futbol Club Barcelona (hereafter FFCB or the FOUNDATION), with registered office at Avinguda Arístides Maillol, s/n - 08028 Barcelona, VAT No. G60627445, registered in the Foundations Registry of the Generalitat de Catalunya and with contact email fundacio@fcbarcelona.cat2. Purpose and scope

The purpose of these conditions of use of the website, https://fundacio.fcbarcelona.cat/ is to regulate the availability and free access to the general public and to those interested in the activities of the FOUNDATION, to the institutional and social information, as well as programmes, campaigns or collaborations of the FFCB or third party partners of the latter, that may be of interest to the user.

The user is subject to the current policies and conditions when using this website, unless by law or decision of the competent body it is necessary to make the appropriate changes retroactively to the aforementioned policies or conditions. In this regard, the FFCB reserves the right to make modifications and updates to the information contained in the website, its configuration and presentation and the conditions of access, at any time and without prior notice. Therefore, users are recommended to regularly consult the conditions established in this legal notice.

The simple use and browsing of the website, as well as the fact of requesting information or, where appropriate, registering (e.g. participating in certain programmes), mean acceptance as a user, with no reservation whatsoever, of all these general conditions of access and use, and where applicable, registration and hiring.

3. Provision of the service

The FOUNDATION does not guarantee the absence of interruptions or errors in access to the website or its content, nor that it is free of viruses or any other element that may cause alterations in the user's computer system. Whenever possible and provided the tasks are not difficult to execute, the FFCB will do everything necessary to restore the communications and correct the errors, as soon as it receives news of the errors, disconnections or the lack of updating of contents.

The FOUNDATION is not responsible for any damages that may arise from interference, omissions, interruptions, computer viruses, breakdowns and/or disconnections in the operation of this electronic system or in the computer equipment and devices of users, resulting from causes beyond the control of the FFCB, which prevent or delay the provision of services or browsing of the website, or delays or blockages in use caused by deficiencies or overloads of the Internet or other electronic systems, or the impossibility of providing the service or allowing access for reasons not attributable to the FOUNDATION, caused by the user, third parties or cases of force majeure.

4. Information provided on the website

In the event that at any time there is an error in the information published on the website, immediate steps will be taken to amend it. It is also possible that the contents of the website may sometimes be displayed as provisional information.

5. Intellectual and industrial property

The texts, images, logos, trademarks, sounds, animations, videos, source codes and other contents included on the website are the property of the FOUNDATION, which, where appropriate, holds the right of use and exploitation thereof and, therefore, they are works protected by applicable the national and international legislation in the field of intellectual and industrial property in force at any given time. Therefore, the total or partial use of any of the contents (text, "logo", images, designs, etc.) that appear on the FFCB website, as well as the copying, reproduction, adaptation, modification or transformation of the contents of the website, is strictly forbidden without the prior, express, written approval of the FOUNDATION.

6. Hyperlinks and/or links

Among its contents, the FFCB website may include links to other websites managed by third parties in order to facilitate user access to exchangeable information via the Internet. However, the FOUNDATION is not responsible for the existence of links between third parties and other websites not related to the FFCB. The links provided on the FOUNDATION website are for informational purposes for the user of the FFCB website, but in no case give the FOUNDATION the status of guarantor and/or offeror of the services and/or information that may be offered by third parties through the links.

According to the foregoing, the FFCB declines any responsibility for the services and/or information that is provided on other websites linked to this website. The FOUNDATION does not control or exercise any type of supervision when it includes a link on the website https://fundacio.fcbarcelona.cat/. However, the use of links to other websites does not in any way imply the responsibility or appropriation of their content, and neither can it be considered that there is any task of supervision or approval of the changes carried out and information provided therein. The FFCB advises visitors to the aforementioned websites to read the legal conditions that may be found therein.

It is expressly forbidden to insert hyperlinks for advertising, commercial or association purposes on websites unrelated to the FOUNDATION that allow access to the FFCB website without express prior consent and/or authorization. In any event, the existence of hyperlinks to websites other than that of the FFCB will under no circumstances imply the existence of a commercial, business or any other relationship with the owner of the website where the hyperlink is established, nor the acceptance by the FOUNDATION of its contents, opinions or services.

7. Responsibility for the contents of hyperlinks

The FFCB does not assume any responsibility for damages that may occur due to:

  • The operation, availability, accessibility or continuity of linked sites.

  • The maintenance of the information, content or services contained in the linked sites.

  • The provision or transfer of information, content or services contained in these sites.

  • The quality, legality and reliability of the contents and services contained in the linked sites.

  • Non-compliance with the law, morality and good customs as a result of the dissemination, storage and disclosure of the content provided by third parties.

  • Infringement of intellectual or industrial property rights, rights to honour, personal and family privacy, personal image or communication of personal information by third parties.

  • The performance of acts of unfair competition and illicit advertising.

  • Lack of veracity, accuracy or updating of such contents.

8. Terms of use of the website by users

Access to the website https://fundacio.fcbarcelona.cat/ is voluntary. In general, the user undertakes to use the website, the contents and services offered, diligently, correctly and lawfully, and in compliance with these general conditions and special warnings or instructions for use contained herein or on the website, and always comply with the law, good customs and the requirements of good faith, using due diligence, and refraining from using the website in any way that may prevent, damage or deteriorate the normal operation, assets and rights of the FFCB, its suppliers, other users or in general any third party. Access to the website and its use by minors without the express consent of their parents or legal representatives is prohibited.

Specifically, during the use of the website https://fundacio.fcbarcelona.cat/, the user agrees:

  • Not to reproduce the website of the FOUNDATION or any of its contents in any way, even via hyperlinks, without the express written authorization of a member of the FFCB with sufficient power for such purposes.

  • Not to delete, avoid or manipulate the copyright and other identifying data of the rights of its owners included in the content, or the technical protection devices, or any information mechanism the contents may contain.

  • Not to alter, reprogramme, modify, adapt or translate the source code of this website. Any partial or total reproduction of the source code of the website in any medium and for any reason will be considered an unauthorized copy.

  • Not to enter, store or disseminate, on or from the website, any information or material that may i) incur in activities that are illegal illicit or contrary to good faith and public order, ii) are defamatory, injurious, obscene, threatening, xenophobic, encourage violence or discrimination based on race, sex, ideology or religion or in any way attack morality, public order, fundamental rights, public liberties, honour, privacy or the image of third parties and, in general, the current regulations.

  • Not to enter, store or disseminate, on or from the website, any programme, data, virus, code or any other electronic or physical device that is liable to cause damage to the website, to any of the services, or to any of the equipment, systems or networks of the FOUNDATION, of any other user, of the sponsors, collaborators, suppliers, etc. of the FFCB or in general of any third party.

  • Not to perform advertising or commercial operations through the website or use its contents and information to send advertising, send messages for any other commercial purpose, or collect or store personal data of third parties.

  • Not to use false identities or impersonate others in the use of the website or any of its services, including the use, if applicable, of third-party passwords or access codes or in any other way.

  • Not to destroy, alter, use for their own benefit, disable or damage the data, information, programmes or electronic documents of the FOUNDATION, its sponsors, collaborators, suppliers or third parties.

  • Not to enter, store or disseminate through the website any content that infringes the industrial or industrial property rights or business secrets of third parties, and, in general, any content that they are not entitled, in accordance with the law, to disclose to third parties.

In compliance with current legal provisions, the user's IP address is stored for the legally established period of time, in order to detect compliance with current legislation by users. In the event that content is published or comments made that could be considered offences, webmasters may block, track or erase any such content or message according to the criteria expressed above.

The FOUNDATION reserves the right to deny or withdraw access to the website and/or services offered without prior notice, at its own discretion or at the request of a third party, to users who violate these conditions of use.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, the FOUNDATION will pursue the breach of these conditions of use, as well as any unlawful use of the website, taking any civil and criminal actions to which it is entitled by law.

9. Registration

Generally, the use of the services of the website does not require the prior subscription or registration of users. However, there are some services, such as subscription to newsletters or participation in certain programmes, etc. where you must register as a user of the web. This registration will be done in the manner expressly indicated in the service and the data will be processed solely for the purposes and with the guarantees indicated in the legal notices on the forms.

To this end, the user will be required to provide their own accurate, truthful and lawful information on the data requested in the user registration form, and to keep it updated. The user will be solely responsible for any false or inaccurate statements made. Therefore, the FFCB is not responsible for the veracity and accuracy of the data provided by the user.

Furthermore, if, as a consequence of the registration, the user is given a specific username, password and/or access code, he or she undertakes to use them diligently, keep them secret and safeguard them, as they are of a personal and confidential nature, and also undertakes not to transfer their use to third parties, either temporarily or permanently, or allow access to other people. The use of the services by any unauthorized third party using a password he or she has obtained due to the non-diligent use or loss thereof by the user shall be the user’s responsibility.

The FOUNDATION will ensure at all times compliance with the principles regulated by the current legislation regarding the protection of personal data, and will collect only the data required to offer the services of the website. It guarantees at all times that the appropriate measures are taken to ensure the security and integrity legally established for each type of file.

10. FFCB disclaimer

The FFCB will in no case be liable for the following circumstances, among others, nor for the damages that may arise from them, and therefore cannot and need not provide any guarantee against: a) possible security errors that may be caused by the use of computers infected by computer viruses; b) use by third parties of elements owned by the FOUNDATION that confuse its personality; c) infringements of intellectual and industrial property rights by third parties; d) non-compliance of third parties that may affect users of the FFCB website; e) lack of operation of the website or of any of its services due to causes not attributable to the FOUNDATION; f) consequences arising from the malfunction of the browser or by use of non-updated versions thereof.

The FFCB will not be responsible for the breach of the conditions of this legal notice by users, nor the use of the services and the contents accessible from the website. Any damages that may be caused by the impersonation of a third party by a user in any communication made through the website will be the responsibility of the person concerned, since the FOUNDATION does not control the authenticity of the contents or the information provided by website users.

11. Privacy policy. Personal data protection.

In accordance with Act 15/1999, of 13 December, on the Protection of Personal Data, and its current implementing legislation, the data of users who access the website https://fundacio.fcbarcelona.cat/ will be entered into an automated file for which Fundació Privada Futbol Club Barcelona, with address at Avinguda Maillol, s/n (08028) Barcelona, is responsible, the aforementioned file being confidential, for the purpose of sending communications because of their relation to the FOUNDATION in terms of the social and institutional activity of the FFCB.

However, users of legal age, and in the case of minors, their legal representatives on their behalf, may at any time exercise the right of access, rectification, cancellation and/or opposition by sending a written communication, together with a photocopy of their ID, and in the case of minors, also a photocopy of the minor’s ID (if applicable), to the data controller, Fundació Privada Futbol Club Barcelona, at its corporate address: Avinguda Arístides Maillol, s/n - 08028 Barcelona or to the following email address: fundacio.lopd@fcbarcelona.cat, concretely expressing the right they wish to exercise and the reasons.

12. Inquiries, suggestions, complaints or claims

For any suggestion, inquiry, complaint or claim, the user can contact the FFCB through the current or future communication channels established at any given time, such as:

Phone No.: 902 1899 00 (Spain) / + 34 93 496 36 00 (outside of Spain). Email: fundacio@fcbarcelona.cat

Post address: Fundació Privada Futbol Club Barcelona, Avinguda Arístides Maillol, s/n - 08028 Barcelona (Spain)

 

13. Cookies

The FFCB informs users that to improve and facilitate browsing, the website https://fundacio.fcbarcelona.cat/ uses the Cookie implementation and IP storage devices. A cookie is a file that is deposited on the computer used by the user, whose sole purpose is to simplify the browsing of the website (this cookie cannot contain a virus or be run because it is not an active file). The cookie can only be read by the FOUNDATION and by the user, and the latter can delete it by accessing the browser options.

For more information, you can consult the Cookies Policy.

14. Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

These legal conditions will be governed by the applicable Catalan, Spanish and international legislation.

In the event that any conflict or discrepancy arises in the interpretation or application of these legal conditions, the courts that, as the case may be, will deal with the matter, will be those established by the legal regulations applicable in matters of jurisdiction, which, in the case of end consumers, will be those applicable to the place of compliance with the obligation or those of the user's domicile.

 In the event that the user resides outside Spain, or that the procedure consists of a purchase made by a company, both parties, expressly waiving any other jurisdiction that may apply, submit themselves to the Courts of Barcelona (Spain).