In compliance with the provisions of Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, as well as other legally applicable regulations, users of the Internet portal «https://metaversechair.ua.es» are hereby informed of the following general information:
- This portal constitutes the official website of the CHAIR FOR THE RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE METAVERSE of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE. It has been created and is maintained at the request of the CHAIR FOR THE RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE METAVERSE, who is its owner, as well as those domain names that lead to it.
- The UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is a public educational institution that was created by Law 29/79, of 30 October (B.O.E. of 31 October 1979),
- The UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is provided with C.I.F. nº Q-0332001-G
- The seat of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is located at San Vicente Campus, 03080 Alicante SPAIN
- Users of this portal may establish direct and effective communication with the CHAIR FOR THE RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE METAVERSE by means of written communication sent to its e-mail address: email@example.com.
GENERAL CONDITIONS OF USE OF THE WEBSITE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE
These General Conditions regulate the use of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website, which can be accessed via the URL address «https://metaversechair.ua.es”. The existence of these General Conditions of Use does not exclude the presence of other provisions or conditions of access to the various sections that make up the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website.
Users should read these General Conditions of Use of this website.
Use of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website implies knowledge and full acceptance of the legal warnings and conditions in force at all times when the user accesses the site, which are specified below.
Likewise, the use of certain services available to users of this official site may be subject to special conditions, warnings or instructions that must also be consulted and accepted without reservation by users.
- GENERAL INFORMATION
In compliance with the provisions of Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, we inform you that the website «https://metaversechair.ua.es» has been created, is maintained and is the property of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE, created by Law 29/79, of 30 October (B.O.E. of 31 October 1979) and whose address, to which users may contact, is:
UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE
San Vicente del Raspeig Campus, 03690 Alacant
Tel.: +34 965 90 34 00 Fax: +34 965 90 34 64
- CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE
3.1 Free access
Use of the official UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website is free of charge. However, the contracting of some of the services offered on this website may be, currently or in the future, subject to the payment of a fee, in which case this will be duly indicated.
3.2 User registration
In general, access to and use of this website does not require prior registration of users.
Exceptionally, however, access to certain services is subject to the user’s registration in the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE’s databases. In these cases, personal data provided to the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE as a result of using the website will be processed by the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE under the terms and conditions specified in clause 7 of these General Conditions of Use.
The user undertakes to use his/her access keys (username and password) in accordance with the following restrictions:
- The password chosen by the user may not infringe the rights of honour and self-image of third parties, nor may it in any way infringe the industrial and intellectual property rights of third parties.
- The access codes are for the exclusive use of the user who owns them and their custody, confidentiality and correct use are the sole responsibility of the user.
- The UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE will not be responsible for any damage that the user or third parties may incur as a result of other people using their password, either with or without their knowledge.
- The UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE undertakes not to disclose the password used by the user to any other person, except in the event that, in strict compliance with the relevant legal requirements or, where appropriate, legally authorised authority, it is required to do so.
3.3 Restrictions on access and use
Use of the official UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website must comply with the contents of these General Conditions and any applicable legal provisions.
The UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE reserves the unilateral right to deny access to this website to users who do not comply with these General Conditions of Use.
- INDUSTRIAL AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
4.1 Industrial Property
The names «Universitat d’Alacant», «Universidad de Alicante», as well as other distinctive signs (graphic or word) that appear on this website, are the exclusive property of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE, which has duly registered them. Their ownership grants it, in accordance with Art. 34 of Law 17/2001, of 17 December, on Trademarks, as well as other national legislation that may be applicable, the exclusive right to use the aforementioned distinctive signs in the course of trade. Consequently, their use by third parties without authorisation is prohibited.
The possible presence on this site of distinctive signs owned by third parties other than those mentioned in the preceding paragraph is made for non-commercial purposes and with the authorisation of their legitimate owners, always with due respect for their exclusive rights.
4.2 Domain names
In the same sense as that referred to in the previous section, the domain name «https://metaversechair.ua.es» and all those used to directly access this official site are the exclusive property of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE. The improper use of the same in the course of business would be an infringement of the rights conferred by their registration and will be prosecuted by the means provided for by law.
4.3.1 The contents, texts, photographs, designs, logos, images, sounds, videos, animations, recordings, computer programs, source codes and, in general, any intellectual creation on this official site, as well as the site itself as a whole as a multimedia artistic work, are protected as copyright by intellectual property legislation.
4.3.2 Exempt from this protection are those files or computer programmes which are not owned by the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE and which are freely accessible (freeware) which the user can download from various pages of this site in order to enable access to them. They are, in any case, applications that are in the public domain by the express will of their authors.
4.3.3 The user is expressly authorised by the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE to view, print, copy or store, in any other way, on their hard disk or other physical support, the protected intellectual creations and any other content or asset, whether or not protected by an exclusive right, as long as this is done for the user’s personal and private purposes, without commercial or distribution purposes and without modifying, altering or decompiling the aforementioned rights and content. This right of personal use is understood to be recognised as long as the copyright and industrial property rights warnings contained herein are respected intact and does not imply the granting of any licence to the user.
4.3.4 Likewise, museums, libraries, sound libraries, film libraries, newspaper libraries or archives, whether publicly owned or integrated into institutions of a cultural or scientific nature, are exempt from requiring authorisation from the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE for the reproduction of the material contained and, in general, of any intellectual creation on this official or active site, whether or not protected by exclusive rights, when this is carried out for non-profit-making purposes and exclusively for research purposes.
4.3.5 Any other use will require the express written authorisation of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE.
4.4 Share reserve
The user of this website undertakes to respect the aforementioned rights and to avoid any action that may prejudice them.
In accordance with the above, any unauthorised use of the industrial and intellectual property rights owned by the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE and related to or contained in this website, as well as any violation of the peaceful possession and ownership of the aforementioned rights, will be prosecuted by the means provided for by Spanish and international legislation.
In this sense, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE expressly reserves the right to take any civil or criminal action that may protect its legitimate intellectual and industrial property rights.
On the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website, the user will be able to find various links that will lead to web pages independent of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE. Their sole purpose is to facilitate access to other sources of information on the Internet related to culture and education and their inclusion on this website is inspired by respect for the intellectual property rights which, where applicable, may correspond to their authors.
Likewise, the establishment of links to the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website must respect the intellectual and/or industrial property rights owned by the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE as outlined in these General Conditions.
- DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
6.1.1 Information: the information, both its own and that of third parties, which appears on the website «https://metaversechair.ua.es» is provided «as it is», with no guarantees whatsoever as to its accuracy and up-to-dateness. Consequently, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE accepts no responsibility for any possible damage that may be caused by the use of this information.
Likewise, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is not responsible for the legality of the content provided by suppliers, users and other third parties through any form of use of this website.
In any case, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE undertakes to act diligently to avoid the existence of illicit content on its website and, in the event that it becomes aware of such content, to eliminate it or prevent access to it.
6.1.2 Errors: in relation to the above, published documents may contain technical inconsistencies or involuntary typographical errors, for which the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE accepts no responsibility, but undertakes to correct them as soon as possible, as soon as it becomes aware of them.
6.1.3 Hyperlinks: links, with or without advertising content, on this website allow the user to leave the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website. The linked sites are not related to the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE, unless otherwise indicated, and the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is not responsible for the content accessed by virtue of the aforementioned links, nor for any modifications made to them, nor for the use made of them, nor for their technical availability.
In any case, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE undertakes to do everything possible to avoid the existence on its website of links to sites with illegal content, which promote illicit activities and, in general, are likely to violate the principles of freedom and human dignity or violate the values and rights recognised by the Spanish Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Likewise, in the event that the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE becomes aware of the existence of the aforementioned links to sites with illegal content, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE undertakes to act diligently to remove them immediately.
6.1.4 Debate forums and discussion groups: the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is not responsible for the opinions that may be expressed in the different permanent forums and occasional discussion groups that take place on this site. In any case, it is the aim of the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE to ensure the correct use of these mechanisms, with the utmost respect for the dignity of individuals and the freedom of expression protected by the Spanish Constitution.
6.1.5 Modification of content: the information, presentation and services offered on this site may be subject to periodic or occasional changes, which may be made freely by the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE without any obligation to inform users.
6.2 For the operation of the site:
6.2.1 Privacy: the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE does not guarantee absolute privacy in the use of this site, as the possibility that unauthorised third parties may have knowledge of the use of this site and the circumstances in which it is carried out cannot be ruled out.
6.2.2 Viruses: the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE accepts no responsibility for possible damage caused by computer viruses, the absence of which is not guaranteed.
6.2.3 Technical malfunctions: the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE is exempt from any responsibility derived from the malfunctioning of the site or any of its services that may be caused by an accidental circumstance, force majeure, necessary maintenance work or any other cause not attributable to the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE.
Although, in principle, the duration of this site is indefinite, the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE reserves the right to suspend or terminate the provision of some or all of its services, without this decision having to be communicated in advance to the users of the site.
- APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
These General Conditions of Use are governed by Spanish Law.
Any controversy in relation to the UNIVERSITY OF ALICANTE website will be submitted to Spanish jurisdiction, and the parties will be subject to the Courts and Tribunals of the city of Alicante, and their hierarchical superiors, expressly renouncing their jurisdictions if they have them and if they are different from those mentioned above.
The web server of the University of Alicante is understood to be the server belonging to the .ua.es domain.
All the contents of this WEB server are the property of the University of Alicante, unless otherwise indicated. They may be reproduced freely and for non-profit purposes by any person belonging to an educational or research institution. Other institutions, organisations, companies, etc. must request written permission from the copyright owners.
The shields, logos, photographs and graphics are the property of the University of Alicante.
Reproduction in whole or in part by any means is prohibited without the written permission of the owner.