Terms & Conditions

Terms and conditions, privacy policy and legal notice concerning the reproduction of contents of this website


The domain http://www.timeout.com/barcelona is the property of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS S.L., with tax identification number B-65672495. Registered in the Companies Register of the Province of Barcelona (Volume 42870, Page 44, Sheet B-416801) the registered office being at Via Laietana 20, 08003 Barcelona, redaccio@timeout.cat, Tel. +34 93 295 54 00.

The company employs the domain timeout.com/barcelona for the administration of its web portal, notwithstanding the possibility of any other ad hoc or permanent electronic addresses which may also provide access to the content and services provided by means of the website timeout.com/barcelona.

80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS is the publisher of the weekly multiplatform publication "Time Out Barcelona" (ISSN: 1888-3850).

Access by users


Access to and/or usage of the portals of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS establishes user status and presupposes acceptance of the conditions of access and usage set out in this legal notice, in addition to the privacy and personal data policy. The aforementioned conditions shall apply irrespective of any general contractual and electronic commerce conditions which may apply to the functionality provided by the portal. Users undertake to employ the services and information provided to the portal timeout.com/barcelona in accordance with principles of good faith.

Initial access to the portal is free of charge. However, there may be functionalities or services which are subject to payment of a price under the conditions established in each case.

In the event that, in order to employ certain functions or services, user registration is required, this will be performed by means of data gathering forms, subject to the terms of personal data protection legislation as described in this legal notice.

In order to make use of the portal, those under legal age must have the permission of their parents or legal representatives, who will be responsible for such usage.

Protection of intellectual and industrial property rights


80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS owns the Intellectual and Industrial Property rights over the portal timeout.com/barcelona, including the content and graphical elements, the source code, design, browsing structure, databases and other elements comprising the website. 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS is therefore exclusively entitled to exercise rights of exploitation in any form, and specifically rights of reproduction, distribution, public presentation and transformation. Any usage or reproduction performed by users of this content, or any which may in the future be included, must be performed in accordance with the terms and in compliance with the limitations established by Intellectual Property regulations, and in all cases with the authorisation of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS, notwithstanding the limits established in Royal Decree 1/1996, of 12 April 1996, approving the revised text of the Intellectual Property Act. 

Reservation of rights: 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS explicitly declares a reservation of rights in general with regard to the set of content disseminated via the website and subject to intellectual and industrial property. In accordance with the terms of Article 32 of the revised text of the Intellectual Property Act, 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS expressly objects to the usage of any of the content of the publications of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS in any format for the purpose of press reviews or cuttings for commercial purposes without the prior, express authorisation of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS.

This legal notice does not constitute any assignment of rights to users with regard to any of the elements which comprise the website or the content thereof.

The following are not authorised under any circumstances:

  • Presentation of a page of the portal timeout.com/barcelona, or any content thereof, within a window not belonging to timeout.com/barcelona, by means of any technique or procedure, including framing, in-line linking, etc.

  • The extraction of elements from the website which would be to the detriment of timeout.com/barcelona, in accordance with the provisions in force.

  • Commercial usage of the contents of the website timeout.com/barcelona.

  • Usage of trademarks or distinctive signs, logos, combinations of colours, structure, design and, in general, distinctive symbols of any kind which are the property of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS, without the company having been informed and having granted the corresponding authorisation.

  • Usage of contents in unlawful or illegal activities, or any which violate the principles of good faith and public order. 

  • Distribution of content or propaganda of a racist or xenophobic, pornographic or illegal nature, or any which infringes human rights. 

  • Causing of damage to the physical and logical systems of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS, of its providers or third parties; introduction or dissemination within the network of computer viruses or other physical or logical systems which would be liable to cause the aforementioned damage.

  • Attempts to access and, where applicable, make use of the e-mail accounts of other users or to modify or manipulate their messages.

Users may display the content of this portal, or copy and print it on their computer or any other platform, solely for their own personal and private use.

Personal data protection


A) Data gathered via forms

If you provide your personal data via the portal timeout.com/barcelona, the treatment thereof is subject to the provisions of Organic Personal Data Protection Act 15/1999, of 13 December 1999, and all other applicable regulations. Data will be processed for the purposes stated in the corresponding notices, and included in a personal data filing system. In order to exercise rights of access, correction, cancellation or objection with regard to your personal data as processed by 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS, under the terms and conditions set out in Title III of the Data Protection Act, you may contact: redaccio@timeout.com/barcelona, or write to the address of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS given in the introduction to this legal notice.

 

B) Browsing data

The browsing system and software required in order for this website to function gather certain data as is standard practice, the transmission of which is implicit in usage of Internet communication protocols. This data category includes the IP address or domain name of the computer used by the individual user logging on to the website, the URL address of the resource requested, the time, the method employed in querying the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the server's response status, and other parameters regarding the operating system of the computer environment of the user.

This information is not associated with specific users and is employed solely in order to obtain statistical information about usage of the website timeout.com/barcelona.

Timeout.com/barcelona does not make use of cookies or other equivalent methods to process any personal data which could be used to identify specific individuals using its electronic site. The usage of such resources is reserved solely for the gathering of technical information in order to facilitate safe and efficient accessibility and browsing of the electronic site timeout.com/barcelona by users, or for anonymous audience data and measurements.

This website makes use of the Nielsen/Net Ratings audience measurement tools, serving to analyse the behaviour and profile of anonymous visitors in order to enhance website functionality. These measurements employ third-party cookies. Said company's privacy policy may be consulted at the address:

http://www.nielsen-online.com/about_privacy.jsp.

Responsibility for content


80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS reserves the right to modify or eliminate the content of the website, and to limit or impede access, on either a temporary or definitive basis, without prior notice.

80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS accepts no responsibility for technical access, information or the content of other websites to which it may refer or link from the portal timeout.com/barcelona. 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS does not necessarily share the opinions expressed by its contributors.

Information regarding links accessible from the website timeout.com/barcelona: 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS accepts no responsibility for third-party websites and those not owned by it which may be accessed via links or any other content made available by third parties. Any usage of a link or connection to a third-party website is performed at the sole risk and venture of the user. 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS does not recommend or guarantee any information obtained via a link beyond the confines of the website timeout.com/barcelona, and accepts no responsibility for any loss, claim or damages derived from usage or misuse of a link, or the information obtained thereby, including other links or websites, interruption of service or access, or an attempt to make any usage or misuse of a link, whether in connecting to the website timeout.com/barcelona or accessing information of other websites from this website itself.

Right of exclusion

80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS reserves the right to deny or withdraw access to its website and/or the services provided without the need for prior notification, on its own initiative or at the behest of a third party, in the event that users are in breach of these general conditions.

Subscriptions

Subscription to products published by 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS conducted via the portal timeout.com/barcelona will be voluntary, and presuppose acceptance of the conditions established in the case in question, which users must expressly accept. This will likewise presuppose agreement to receive commercial information regarding the products and services of 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS. Registration for such services constitutes authorisation for 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS to perform this type of communication. Users may revoke authorisation by contacting 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS in the manner indicated in each case.

General aspects


80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS S.L. will pursue any breach of these conditions for any improper usage of its websites by exercising all civil and criminal actions to which it may legally be entitled.

80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS cannot guarantee that the portal and the server are free of viruses, and therefore accepts no liability for any damages which may be caused by such anomalies or any other technical incidents.

Modification and duration of these conditions

80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS may modify the conditions here set out at any time, these being duly published as they appear here. The validity of the aforementioned traditions will depend on the presentation thereof, and they will remain in force until they are modified by other duly published terms.

Applicable legistlation and jurisdiction

The relationship between 80 MES 4 PUBLICACIONS and users shall be governed by the Spanish regulations in force, any dispute being subject to the authority of the courts of the City of Barcelona.