The identification data for the manager of the website is that listed below: SOCIEDAD GENERAL DE AGUAS DE BARCELONA, S.A. (hereinafter SGAB), with TIN A-08000234, registered in the Trade Registry of Barcelona, on page number B-16487, in Volume 46465, Sheet 202, inscription 1748 and with corporate address in Barcelona, at Passeig de la Zona Franca 48, 08038.

Access and use of the SGAB website attributes the condition of “User” to those who use it, who fully and unreservedly accept these general conditions, as well as the specific conditions which, where applicable, complement, modify and substitute the general conditions with regards to certain services and conditions of the website.

 

General conditions for use of the website

 

Purpose

These General Conditions regulate the use (including access, creation, editing, modification and deleting) of this SGAB website, including the content and services made available on the same. Any person that accesses this website is considered a “User” and expressly, automatically and voluntarily accepts to submit to the General Conditions as applicable each time they visit the website, as well as the specific conditions which may be applicable.

SGAB reserves the right to unilaterally modify, at any time and without the need for prior notice, the structure and design of the website; to modify or eliminate services or content as well as the conditions for access and/or use of the website.

Use

The User is aware and accepts that use of the website is always under their exclusive liability. The use of the website for illegal purposes or purposes that are harmful to SGAB or any third party is prohibited. During use of the website, the User commits not to undertake any behaviour that may damage the image, the interests and/or the rights of SGAB and/or third parties that may damage, disable or overload the website, or in any way impede normal operation of the website.

SGAB adopts reasonably suitable security measures in order to detect the existence of viruses, however, the User must be aware that the security measures for computer equipment on the internet are not absolutely reliable, and therefore, SGAB cannot guarantee the absence of viruses or other elements that may produce alterations to the User’s computer systems or their electronic documents or files stored on the same.

Personal data protection

The information regarding the processing of personal data by SGAB is available at the following link.

This Website may contain links or references to other websites that are not under our control and where, therefore, this data protection policy is not applicable. We recommend reading the instructions in this regard for each website you visit. You are the only party liable for connections with said pages.

Industrial and intellectual property rights

All information contained on the website (images, graphic designs, source code, design, browsing structure, databases) is owned by SGAB.

The exploitation rights for this website and any of its content, elements and, in particular, the rights to use, exploitation, distribution, transformation and public communication will pertain at all times, exclusively, during the legally established period of validity for said industrial and intellectual rights and for the entire world, to SGAB, including any improvement, adaptation, translation, perfection of any content, elements and other materials created, edited and/or modified by the User. The User cannot use the brands registered by SGAB, or trademarks, designs, know-how or any other distinctive feature of SGAB without prior express consent from the same.

The User cannot modify or reproduce, partially or totally, this information without prior express consent from SGAB. Including but not limited to: 1) The User is not authorised to delete, circumvent or manipulate the copyright and other identification data of SGAB’s rights, or any mechanisms for protection. 2) The User is not authorised to disassemble, decompile or invert the databases that store the information on the Website. All information on the Website is protected by copyright. Unauthorised use of the information contained on this Website, its resale, as well as damage to the Industrial and Intellectual Property rights of SGAB, will lead to the legally established liabilities. The trademarks (distinctive emblems and logos) that appear on the Website are the exclusive property of SGAB and are duly registered or in the process of registration. The denominations of other Products, Services and Companies that appear in this document or on the Website may be trademarks or other distinctive emblems registered by their respective and legitimate owners.

Exclusion of guarantees and liability

SGAB is not liable for damages or loss derived from the use of content on the Website. In particular, SGAB is not liable for the content or the status of the links contained on the Website and that may lead the User to other websites managed by third parties. SGAB is not liable for the content or the status of said websites. Access to the same through this website does not imply that SGAB recommends or approves its content. SGAB is not liable for deficiencies in the service centre, nor for the communication networks or problems resulting from poor operation or use of browser versions that have not been updated. Access to the website and use that may be made of the information contained in the same is the exclusive liability of the person undertaking the same. SGAB will not be liable for any consequence, damage or loss that may be derived from said access or use of the information. SGAB is not liable for possible security errors that may be produced nor for possible damages that may be caused to the User’s computer system, files or documents stored on the same, as a consequence of the presence of viruses on the computer used to connect to the services and content on the website, for poor operation of the browser or for the use of versions of the same that have not been updated.

Hyperlinks and linked sites

The User intending to establish a hyperlink or technical linking device from their website to SGAB’s website must obtain prior written authorisation from SGAB. The establishment of a Hyperlink does not under any circumstances imply the existence of a relationship between the SGAB and the owner of the website establishing the Hyperlink, nor acceptance or approval by SGAB of the content or services. In any case, SGAB reserves the right to prohibit or disable, at any time, any link to its website, particularly in cases of illegal activity or content of the website that includes the hyperlink.

SGAB’s Website is available to the User exclusively for searching for, and accessing, information, content and services available on the internet, hyperlinks or technical link devices (e.g. links or buttons) that allow the User to access websites that are owned or managed by third parties (Linked Sites). SGAB does not offer or commercialise, by itself and/or through third parties, the information, content and services available on the Linked Sites, nor does it approve, supervise or control in any way the contents and services or any material of any nature existing on the same, with the User exclusively assuming all liability for browsing on the same.

Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

These general conditions are subject to Spanish legislation.

SGAB and the User, expressly rejecting any other jurisdiction that may correspond to them, will be subject to the jurisdiction of the Courts and Tribunals of the city of Barcelona for any issues that may arise or actions that may be undertaken derived from the provision of service of the website and content, and regarding the interpretation, application, compliance or non-compliance with the establishments herein.