LEGAL NOTICE AND TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

Information about the owner of the Website

In accordance with the provisions of Article 10 of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Information Society and Electronic Commerce Services, the following information is provided:

Owner

PONS PATENTES Y MARCAS INTERNACIONAL, S.L. 

Registered address: Glorieta Rubén Darío, 4. 28010, Madrid.
Tax ID Number (N.I.F) B84921709
Incorporation in the Madrid Mercantile Register  Madrid Mercantile Register, Volume 23494, Section 8 of the Corporate Ledger, Sheet 191, Page M-421468, Entry 1.
Contact information:

(+34) 917007600

info@ponsip.com 

 

Website Terms and Conditions of Use

  1. PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF APPLICATION

These Terms and Conditions of Use regulate access, navigation and use of the website 'https://www.ponsip.com/' (hereinafter, 'the Website'), as well as the responsibilities derived from the use of its contents (such as texts, graphics, drawings, designs, codes, software, photographs, music, videos, sounds, databases, images, expressions and information, as well as any other creation protected by national laws and international treaties on intellectual property). 

'User' is defined as the person who accesses, browses or uses the services and activities, free or onerous, developed on the Website. 

The access to or the mere use of the Website shall imply the User's acceptance of these Terms and Conditions as published. As a consequence, the User is invited to read these Terms and Conditions carefully from time to time. 

These Terms and Conditions of Use are not intended to regulate any contractual aspects relating to the provision of specific services by PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional, since these Terms and Conditions are limited to the regulation of the use and access of the Website. 

PONS may establish Specific Conditions to regulate the use and/or contracting of specific services offered through the Website. Before using and/or contracting such specific services provided by PONS, the User must carefully read the corresponding Specific Conditions. 

  1. ACCES AND USE OF THE WEBSITE

The Users may access the Website free of charge.

However, the enjoyment or provision of some of the services offered by PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional may be subject to prior contracting, which shall be governed by the corresponding Specific Conditions to be signed and accepted by the User. In any case, the provision of advisory services and legal assistance shall be governed by the provisions agreed with each client.

The User is responsible for the access, navigation and use of the Website, and therefore they undertake to diligently observe any additional instructions given by PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional regarding the use of the Website and its contents. 

In particular, the User shall refrain from: 

  • o    Using the contents included in the Website for purposes or effects contrary to the law, morality and generally accepted good customs or public order; 
  • o    Reproducing or copying, distributing, allowing public access through any form of public communication, transforming or modifying the contents, unless authorized by the owner of the corresponding rights or in case it is legally permitted; 
  • o    Using the contents and, in particular, the information obtained through the Website for advertising purposes. 
  • o    Providing any personal data or information in connection with the use of and access to the Website that is false or has been illegally obtained. 
     
  1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacionalis the owner of all the intellectual property rights over the Website, including the domain name and all the contents available in the site. The User's mere access to or browsing of the Website shall not imply any type of transmission, license or total or partial assignment of such rights by PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional, nor that the User is authorized to use or exploit such rights publicly. 
It is strictly prohibited to delete or manipulate the copyright notice and any other form of identification or data related to the exclusive ownership of the rights of PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional, in relation to the Website or the protected contents found on it.
Likewise, it is strictly forbidden to reproduce, distribute, publicly communicate, reuse, extract, send by e-mail, modify or in any way publicly use all or part of the contents found on the Website.

In the event that, when accessing or using the Website, the User sends or transmits to PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacionalany type of content protected by an intellectual property right, the User undertakes to obtain in advance any and all authorizations, licenses or rights of use that may be necessary to guarantee PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacionala rightful use of such content. 
 

  1. RESPONSIBILITIES AND GUARANTEES

PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional manages the Website diligently and, therefore, strives at all times to offer complete, accurate and updated information on all the services it offers. However, it is possible that there may be some occasional discrepancy between the information offered on this Website and the reality of the contractual service actually provided. For this reason, the User is invited to visit the Website regularly and to confirm the possible provision of the contractual service offered by PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional, which shall be provided, in any case, in accordance with the Specific Conditions contracted.

PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional has always taken the appropriate measures, in accordance with state-of-the-art technology at all times, to ensure the proper functioning of the Website and prevent the existence of viruses or computer programs that may cause damage to Users.

However, computer security is not infallible and is exposed to certain risks resulting from the inevitable activity that hackers and virus or malware programmers carry out. Therefore, despite the fact that PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional makes every effort to avoid this type of software and constantly updates its computer and system security, PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional cannot guarantee, nor is it responsible for, any damages suffered by the User as a result of: 

  • o    Faults or interruptions in the service of the Website;
  • o    Viruses or computer programs or any elements designed for cyber attacks or the infiltration in the User's computer systems that may have been installed due to or as a result of the access to the Website;
  • o    The Website's possible vulnerability and the security measures adopted; 
  1. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

On the Website, the User may find links to other Websites operated by third-parties. PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional has no power to control all the information or content provided by other websites, and therefore shall not assume any type of responsibility for the quality and reliability of the same, or for the veracity or suitability of the content offered.

The inclusion on the Website of any kind of link to any other website does not imply that there is any kind of relationship, collaboration or dependence between PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional and the party responsible for such website.

  1. DURATION AND MODIFICATION

PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional may modify these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, by publishing any modifications in the same manner as these general conditions. Likewise, PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional may terminate, suspend or interrupt, at any time and without prior notice, access to the contents of the Website, and the User shall not be in the position to demand any compensation. 

  1. DECLARATION OF INVALIDITY

Any declaration of invalidity of any provision included in these Terms and Conditions shall not affect any other provision not affected by that provision.

  1. APPLICABLE LAW. COMPETENT JURISDICTION 

These Terms and Conditions are governed by Spanish law, without prejudice to the application of any other rules issued by competent authorities.

Any discrepancy between the User and PONS Patentes y Marcas Internacional regarding the validity and effect of any provision present in these Terms and Conditions shall be resolved by the courts, in accordance with the rules of jurisdiction established in the applicable regulations.
 

Last version: May 2018.