Legal Notice and website security clause
Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C has established generally accepted IT security standards to protect the information provided by visitors from any misuse, loss or modification. Only authorized personnel have access to personal information and identification offered through the site. Those employees who have access to such information must keep it confidential and shall not be disclosed in any way. Failure to comply with this obligation will be sanctioned. This policy also applies to any entity related to Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C that receives such information from Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C. Notwithstanding the foregoing, all visitors should be aware that our site contains links to other sites that are not controlled by this or any other privacy policies.
I. General Information
This legal notice has been prepared in accordance with the provisions set forth in Law 15/1999 of December 13 on Protection of Personal Data and Law 34/2002 of July 11 on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce.
El presente Aviso Legal regula el uso y utilización del Portal, al que se accede a través de la dirección de Internet www.gesconsult.es (en adelante "gesconsult.es"), que Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C con domicilio social en la C/ Plaza Marqués de Salamanca, 11 - Madrid 28006 Madrid, España y C.I.F. A-28867000 , pone a disposición de los usuarios de Internet.
This Legal Notice regulates the use of the Website, which is accessed through the Internet address www.gesconsult.es (hereinafter “gesconsult.es”), that Gesconsult, S.A. with registered offices at Plaza Marques de Salamanca, 11 – Madrid 28006 – Spain, makes available to internet users.
The information contained in the website mentioned above is provided by gesconsult.es by way of general information regarding the activities and services offered by the company.
The use of this Website attributes the status of User (hereinafter the User) and implies full acceptance by the User of all the conditions laid down in this Legal Notice. We reserve the right to change this Legal Notice. Users must read this Legal Notice periodically, whenever they intend to use the website, bearing in mind that it may be subject to modification.
Access to the Portal is unrestricted and free of charge, except for the cost of the connection through the telecommunications network provided by the service provider contracted by users.
The use of certain services offered to users through the Website may be subject to specific conditions (hereinafter the "Conditions") which, depending on the case, substitute, complete and/or modify this Legal Notice. So, before using such services, the User must also carefully read these Conditions.
In any case, it should be noted that the fee which the client will be required to pay for the services provided by gesconsult.es shall be the one indicated in the corresponding commercial offer. These services are, in no case, offered over the website.
The duration of this agreement is limited to the use of the Website; the contract will end when the Users log off.
I. Use of the Website
The User must make proper use of the Website in accordance with the Law and with this Legal Notice and shall be held liable for the damages that may be caused by the breach of this obligation.
Furthermore, the information provided by the User in the Website form must be true and accurate. Likewise, the User guarantees that all the data is accurate and authentic and will do everything possible to always keep his information updated and notify any modification. The data must represent the actual status of the User at all times. The User is solely responsible for false statements or inaccuracies and for any damage caused to gesconsult.es or others as a result of the information provided.
If an Internet user establishes a link to this website, the link will only connect to the home page of the website, and may not replicate in any form this site’s material. If the contents of the website are displayed with external contents, the latter must not mislead, confuse or deceive Users with regard to the origin of the contents of the website, or constitute an act of unfair competition or comparison or unfairly capitalize on the reputation of gesconsult.es.
The page on which the link is established may not incur in any type of false or inaccurate statement regarding gesconsult.es, its partners, employees or customers, nor indicate that they have the consent of gesconsult.es for the link. The presence of a link should in no way be construed as a suggestion that the external link has any relationship with gesconsult.es.
The use of any brand or of another characteristic sign of gesconsult.es in the web page on which the link is established is forbidden with the exception of those cases permitted by law or expressly authorized by gesconsult.es as long as in such cases a direct link to the Website is permitted.
The web page on which the link is established must comply with the law and in no case may contain, or link to, contents that are illegal, harmful or contrary to morals and good customs.
For its part, this Website provides technical link devices to external sites, for the use and convenience of its users. gesconsult.es acting as an intermediary service provider in accordance with Article 17 of Law 34/2002 of 11 July on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, cannot be held liable for the contents and services provided on the linked sites unless having obtained actual knowledge of the unlawful nature of those data or activities, as set forth in the Law on Information Society Services, fails to act with the necessary diligence to remove or disable the corresponding link.
The presence of a link should not in any way be construed as a suggestion that the external link, its managers or owners have any relationship with gesconsult.es. Therefore, gesconsult.es disclaims all responsibility or liability for any damage, loss, injury, claim, liability, accuracy or availability of the contents or practices of the sites accessed via the external links. In any case, if the user has actual knowledge that these links direct him to pages whose content or services are illicit or contrary to morality he must inform gesconsult.es.
The User shall send this information to the following electronic mail "Lopd@gesconsult.es" including his name, address, telephone number and email and briefly describe the illicit activity and any facts or circumstances from which illegal activity is apparent.
I. Intellectual and Industrial Property Rights.
gesconsult.es retains all rights to trademarks, trade names, logos or other distinctive signs, patent rights and intellectual property rights regarding the content and design of this Website.
In particular, the contents and any other element inserted in the Website (including, without limitation, text, photographs, graphics, images, icons, software, links, graphic designs, source code) are the property of gesconsult.es. Any third party copyrighted material appearing on the Website is used with the owner’s permission. Under no circumstances shall it be understood that gesconsult.es grants the User any license or right to modify or reproduce all or part of the contents of this website, to communicate them publicly or make them available to the public or use them for commercial purposes. In no event does access to the Website imply on the part of gesconsult.es any kind of waiver, transmission, license or total or partial cession of any right deriving from the intellectual and industrial property rights.
Similarly, trademarks, trade names and other distinctive signs displayed on this Site are the property of their respective owners. The User accepts that access to this Internet service should not be construed as a tacit concession or ‘silent approval’, under the principle of good faith or what is known in some legal systems as the doctrine of ‘one’s own acts’, or any other mechanism, of any license or right to use any trademark, trade name or any other distinctive sign included in this website, without the prior written consent of gesconsult.es or their respective owners.
gesconsult.es provides no guarantee as regards the veracity, reliability, accuracy and relevance of the information provided through its website. gesconsult.es is not responsible for the decisions taken based on the information provided in the site or for damages caused to the User as a result of actions that are based solely on information obtained from the Website, since the information in this website is published for general use and does not constitute adequate and specific professional advice. The information contained in this website is insufficient for carrying out investments or for making a decision regarding any investment.
gesconsult.es does not guarantee that the Website is free of viruses, malware or other elements. Users should have suitable tools to detect harmful malicious programs. gesconsult.es shall, in no event, be responsible for any damage caused to the computers of users, or third parties, while browsing the Website.
gesconsult.es shall in no event be held liable for damages or losses derived from our failure to provide the service caused by/ due to failures of telecommunication networks.
I. Data Protection
gesconsult.es guarantees that it meets the levels of security required by the Regulation of Security Measures for automated files that contain personal data approved by Royal Decree 1720/2007 of 21 December.
The personal data gathered in the website forms shall be included in a computerized data file that is registered in the Data Protection Register under the ownership of Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C. Any information received by gesconsult.es shall be treated as confidential and shall be used exclusively for the designated purpose. gesconsult.es will cancel and delete inaccurate or incomplete data, or data which is no longer necessary or relevant, in accordance with the data protection laws.
Users may exercise their right to access, rectification, cancellation and objection by sending a letter to the address in Section I or by sending an email to "Lopd@gesconsult.es", stating "Data Protection" as reference.
The User hereby expressly grants his consent to the transfer of his personal data to the companies listed below, in order to meet the aims stated above, unless explicitly stated otherwise.
Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C
Plaza Marqués de Salamanca, 11
Madrid 28006 Spain
If the User's browser is Explorer 6: click the Tools menu and select Internet Options, click the Privacy tab and selected Advanced Options, click "Override automatic cookie handling" and Accept "First-party cookies" and "Third-party cookies". We recommend you to click on "Always allow session cookies".
VII. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
This Legal Notice shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws in force in Spain and any proceedings in connection to this Legal Notice or in relation to your access and use of this site or its contents shall be submitted to the jurisdiction of the Courts located in Madrid, Spain.
In any case, the parties involved may choose to resolve the matter by formal and binding arbitration administered under national law:
"For any conflict or dispute which may arise in connection with the Site, the parties expressly waive any other privileges that might correspond to them and jurisdiction to which they might have recourse and agree to submit to the Arbitration Court of Madrid of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Madrid, which is in charge of administering the arbitration and the appointment of the arbitrators, in accordance with its Rules and Bylaws".
Collecting Personal Information from Website visitors
Visitors to the website are not required to provide personal information to access the site. The site only collects personal information that identifies Users, such information will be provided by visitors. We may require that you provide certain personal information that may include your name, current job title, company, postal address, email, telephone, etc.
Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C does not usually ask visitors to provide sensitive information, such as race or ethnic origin, religious beliefs, criminal record, physical or mental health or sexual orientation. If need arises, we would previously ask the visitor to grant his consent to collect and use that information.
"Cookies" and "Beacons"
To ensure that our website is well managed and to deliver a better and more personalized service we, or our web service suppliers, may place cookies (short text files that are placed on a user’s computer hard drive) or "web beacons" (electronic images to count the number of visitors who have accessed a particular page and to access certain "cookies") to store aggregate and specific information. We may use such tools to obtain information such as the IP address, domain, type of browser used and pages visited. This information is reported to our Webmaster who uses it to analyze the number of people that visit the different areas of the site and monitors the effectiveness of the site as a source of information.
Use of personal information
Personal information will only be used for limited purposes, for example when a visitor registers to access premium content or requests information about gesconsult.es areas of interest, such as specific publications of gesconsult.es or advertising campaigns. We may use the information provided to create a personal profile and thus answer his questions more efficiently. We may also use the information to customize the site when the user visits it. When you choose to register online for an event that is sponsored by gesconsult.es, we will use the information that you have provided us to respond. Additionally, the webmaster may, if necessary, use the information to perform tasks related to the site.
Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C will ensure that its marketing activities comply with applicable laws and that implement procedures to obtain the necessary consent before sending emails with the services offered by gesconsult.es. At any time you can ask us not to contact you or send you information about products and services.
Disclosure of confidential information to third parties
Even though we may share and disclose your personal information with third parties that perform services for us or on our behalf, we usually don’t share that information with third parties or other entities of gesconsult.es for purposes other than those for which it was intended, unless another person discloses such information when obtaining it.
We may transfer and disclose personal information to third parties located in other countries for the abovementioned purposes. This includes transfer to countries that have different data protection rules to those in your country of residence. By providing this information to Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C through the site, you are consenting to such transfer.
When deemed necessary, we also may disclose personal information when required by applicable law, regulation or legal process, to any authority or third party that needs it to comply with any legal obligation or request.
Accessing your information
It is our duty to provide reasonable access to users who wish to update, correct or remove the personal information that we hold about them. Registered users may access their profile, correct and update their information or remove it at any time. Users who have any problem accessing their profiles, or need a copy of their personal information should contact the Webmaster using the link "Contact". We shall always deal with requests for access in accordance with the applicable legal requirements.
Security and Data retention
Gesconsult, S.A., S.G.I.I.C employs industry-standard security measures to safeguard the information we collect from visitors to our website including technical and operational measures designed to secure personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, misuse, alteration or destruction.
Protecting children’s online privacy
Questions and complaints
How to configure your web browser
If you are using Netscape 3.0 or a later version, or Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0 or a later version, you can configure your Web browser to provide notice whenever a cookie is received, which gives you the opportunity to decide whether to accept it or not.
If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape browser 4.0 and later versions, you can choose to reject all "cookies", accept some of them or be notified before accepting them.
Netscape Navigator (Windows and Macintosh).
Netscape Navigator 7.0; click the "Edit" menu and select "Preferences." In the menu on the left pane, click "Privacy and Security," then select the "Cookies" section and select one of the options; reject some, reject all or notify before accepting new "cookies". Once you have selected one of the options, click "OK".
Netscape Navigator 4.0; click the "Edit" menu and select "Preferences." In the menu on the left pane, click "Advanced". In the right pane, locate the section titled "Cookies" and select one of the options; reject some, reject all or notify before accepting new "cookies". Once you have selected one of the options, click "OK".
Netscape Navigator 3.0; click the "Options" menu and select "Network Preferences". Then click the "Protocols" tab. In the "Show an alert" section, click on "Accepting a Cookie". This means that you can read each new "cookie" and click "OK" to accept it or "Cancel" to reject it. Click "OK".
Internet Explorer (Windows)
Internet Explorer 6.0; click the "Tools" menu and select "Internet Options." Click the "Privacy" tab at the top. Click "Settings." To disable, select "High." Click "OK" to save your changes.
Internet Explorer 5.0; click the "Tools" menu and select "Internet Options." Click the "Privacy" tab at the top. Select "Custom level." Scroll down to the "Cookies" section and choose "Disable." Select "OK" to save your changes.
Internet Explorer 4.0; click the "View" menu and select "Internet Options". Click the "Advanced" tab. Scroll down to the section "Cookies". There, you can select one of the options; accept all, notify before accepting, or reject all. Once you have selected one of the options, click "OK".
Internet Explorer 3.0; click the menu "View" and select "Options". Click the "Advanced" tab. In the "Warnings" section, select the "Warn" option before accepting "cookies" which allows you to read each new "cookie" and click "OK" to accept it or "Cancel" to reject it. Once you have selected one of the options, click "OK".
Internet Explorer (Macintosh)
Internet Explorer 3.0 and later versions; click the "Edit" menu and select "Preferences." In the left menu, click "Cookies" (you may have to select the small arrow next to "Receiving Files" to see the "Cookies" option). On the right, in the "When receiving cookies" menu select "Ask for each cookie", which allows you to can read each new "cookie" and click "OK" to accept it or "Cancel" to reject it. Once you have selected one of the options, click "OK".