Legal Notice

General information about this website:

Universitat de Barcelona
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
08007 Barcelona
+34 93 403 90 39
tmc.ub.cia@ub.edu

  1. Under the legislation on universities, the University of Barcelona (“UB”) performs the public service of providing higher education through research, teaching and studies. Its tax identification number is Q-0818001-J.
  2. This website and all of its contents, including the texts, images, sound recordings, databases, code and any other material, are the property of the UB or third parties who have authorized their use by the institution. All of this material is subject to the current legislation on intellectual property. The respective owners reserve their right to take appropriate legal action to redress any harm or damage caused by any act that infringes upon their intellectual property rights over the contents.
  3. The UB has implemented the security measures needed to keep its website and servers free of malware. Secure access to the website (such as in the case of intranets) is provided through the HTTPS protocol.
  4. This website may contain links to third party websites. When visiting these websites, you are subject to that third party’s own rules and policies.
  5. UB reserves the right to update, change and modify its website at any time without notice.
  6. Any dispute involving the UB website shall be conducted in the courts and tribunals of Barcelona, expressly waiving any other jurisdiction.

Personal data protection

The processing of any personal data provided by users of the website is subject to the provisions of the regulations on personal data protection. However, the UB website is not a publicly accessible source as stipulated by the regulations.

a) Form data

  1. This website contains a form that collects personal data.
  2. This website’s processing of personal data will be limited to what is adequate, relevant and not excessive to meet the specified, explicit and legitimate purposes for which the data have been obtained. The security of users’ personal data is guaranteed by the application of technical and organizational security measures.

b) Connection data

Connection data are implicitly generated in the use of internet communication protocols. The data generated by browsing the UB website will be used strictly for technical purposes and by staff who are bound by a duty of secrecy.

Cookies Policy

Basic information about the use of cookies

We use our and third party cookies to improve your browsing experience and offer content on Torribera Mediterranean Center. By continuing your navigation on this website, we will assume that you accept our cookie policy.

  1. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a file that is automatically downloaded on your computer as you browse a certain website. In this case, the website of Torribera Mediterranean Center.

Cookies are a reliable mechanism for websites to remember information or to record your browsing activity, among other things. So they can storage information of your browsing habits and they can be used to identify you.

  1. What kind of cookies are download and what are their purpose?

The following cookies are going to download during your navigation on this website:

  • Analysis cookies: they allow to quantify the number of users for a statistic analysis of who use our services, by the analysis of the navigation on our website. In this case, you will get third party cookies such as “Google Analytics”, “Vimeo”, and “YouTube” with the purpose to explore your activity on our website, making it better and offering you contents of interest.

  • Personalization cookies: you can access to our services with some characteristics predefined in your computer kept by these cookies. For example: “Google Maps”, it saves your location from where you are accessing to this website.

  1. How can I disable these cookies?

If you want so, you can set up your browser to not allow you the download of cookies or to erase them each time you close it. For this purpose, you have to follow these instructions:

  • If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, in menu’s option Tools> Internet’s option> Privacy.

  • If you use Firefox, in menu’s option Toolbars> Options> Privacy.

  • If you use Google Chrome, in menu’s option Configuration> Privacy.

  • If you use Safari, in menu’s option Edition> Preferences> Privacy.

We also remind you that you can use the Help option which can be found in the Toolbar of your browser, this way you can obtain more information about how to change your browser settings.

Most of the browsers have a “private browsing” which can delete all the information stored during the navigation by closing it, for example cookies. The names for this option in different most common browsers are:

  • Internet Explorer: “InPrivate”

  • Firefox: private browsing

  • Google Chrome: “Incognito Mode”

  • Safari: “Private”

To know how to enable this browsing mode, we suggest you to go to help section of your browser.

  1. Who will use the information recorded by these cookies?

The information processed by these cookies is collected by Google, Inc. (owner of “Google Analytics”, “Google Maps” and “YouTube”) and by Vimeo, Inc. (owner of “Vimeo”).

Right Of Information

Data Controller

General Secretary’s Office of the University of Barcelona
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 585
08007 Barcelona
secretaria.general@ub.edu

Purposes

Manage the information request.

Lawful basis

Subject’s consent, which can be revoked at any time without retroactive effects.
The collected data is necessary to do the cited processing.

Data storage period

During the time we need to manage your information request.

Recipients

The recipient of your personal data is the University itself and those in charge of processing your data on behalf of the University, if applicable. No transfer of data to third parties is envisaged, unless there is a legal obligation to do so.

Rights

Right of access, right to rectification, right to erasure your data, right to request data portability and restriction of processing.

Data protection officer

If you consider that your rights were not attended well enough, you can contact with UB’s Data Protection Officer: protecciodedades@ub.edu

Travessera de les Corts, 131-159, Pavello Rosa, 08028 Barcelona

Authority of control

You can lodge a complaint with the Catalan Data Protection Authority.