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Legal notice and information - conditions of use of the "masgourmets.com" website

This legal notice and information (hereinafter the "legal notice") regulates the use of the service at www.masgourmets.com that Mas Gourmets, S.L. (hereinafter, "Mas Gourmets") makes available to Internet users as owner of the site.

Mas gourmets, has its registered office at AV. Diagonal nº 445-447 6º 2ª, post code 08036 Barcelona, Spain. The company is the holder of CIF (Company Tax Code) number B-08880056 and is registered in the commercial register of Barcelona, book 22,506, folio 121, page B-38310, entry 7.

Access to and use of this site confers the status of masgourmets.com user (hereinafter, the "User") and implies full and unreserved acceptance of each and every one of the provisions included in this legal notice, of the version in force at any time, published by Mas Gourmets. Consequently, the User must carefully read this legal notice each time he or she intends to use masgourmets.com, as it may have been modified.

The use of certain services and products offered to Users through masgourmets.com is subject to specific conditions (hereinafter, the "specific conditions") which, depending on the case, may replace, complete and/or modify this legal notice. Therefore, prior to the use of such services, the User must also carefully read the corresponding specific conditions.

In addition, the use of the site is subject to the regulations governing use and instructions brought to the attention of the User by Mas Gourmets, which may replace, complete, and/or modify this legal notice. Through masgourmets.com, Mas Gourmets provides Users with access to and use of various services and contents (hereinafter, the "services") provided by Mas Gourmets or by third parties.

Conditions of access and use of masgourmets.com

1. Free access and use of masgourmets.com
The provision of services by Mas Gourmets is free for Users. Notwithstanding the foregoing, some of the services provided by Mas Gourmets or by third parties through masgourmets.com may be subject to payment of an amount in the manner determined in the specific conditions.

2. User registration
In general, the provision of services does not require prior subscription or the registration of Users. However, Mas Gourmets may make the use of some services conditional upon prior registration in the User registry. The aforementioned registration shall be carried out in the manner expressly indicated in the service itself or in the specific conditions that govern it.

3. Accuracy of information
All information provided by the User through the services must be truthful. The User does therefore guarantee the authenticity of all data that he or she communicates and indicates in the forms necessary for subscription to services. The User shall also be responsible for keeping all information provided to Mas Gourmets permanently updated so that it corresponds, at all times, to the actual situation of the User. The User shall in any event be solely responsible for any false or inaccurate statements made and any damages caused to Mas Gourmets or third parties as a result of the information provided.

4. Obligation to make proper use of masgourmets.com and its services
The User agrees to use masgourmets.com and its services in accordance with the law, this legal notice, the specific conditions of certain services, and other regulations governing use and instructions brought to their attention, as well as according to moral values and generally accepted good practices and public order.
To this end, the User shall refrain from using any of the services for illegal purposes or effects prohibited in this legal notice, those harmful to the rights and interests of third parties, or those that can in any way damage, disable, overburden, impair or prevent the normal use of the services, computer equipment or documents, files and any kinds of contents stored in any computer equipment (hacking) belonging to Mas Gourmets, other Users or any Internet User (hardware and software).
In particular, and by way of illustration, the User undertakes not to transmit, disseminate or provide third parties with information, data, content, messages, graphics, drawings, sound and/or image files, photographs, recordings, software and, in general, any kind of material that:

(a) is false, ambiguous, inaccurate, exaggerated or extemporaneous, in such a way that it results in or may lead to error about its object or about the intentions or purposes of the communicator.
(b) is protected by any intellectual or industrial property rights belonging to third parties, without the User having previously obtained the necessary authorisation from their owners to carry out the use or intention to use.
(c) violates the trade secrets of third parties.
(d) is contrary to the right to honour, to personal and family privacy or to the self-image of persons.
(e) in any way undermines the good name of Mas Gourmets or third parties.
(f) infringes the rules on secrecy of communications.
(g) constitutes, as the case may be, unlawful, misleading or unfair advertising and, in general, constitutes unfair competition.
(h) includes viruses or other physical or electronic elements that may damage or prevent the normal operation of the network, system or computer equipment (hardware and software) belonging to Mas Gourmets or third parties or that may damage electronic documents and files stored on such equipment; (i) causes by virtue of its characteristics (such as format, extension, etc.) difficulties in the normal operation of the service.
(j) contains html tags other than those expressly authorised by Mas Gourmets.


5. Obligation to make correct use of the contents.
The User agrees to use the contents made available to Users on masgourmets.com (hereinafter, the "contents"), in accordance with the law, this legal notice, the specific conditions of certain services and other notices, regulations governing use and instructions brought to their attention, as well as according to moral values and generally accepted good practices and public order, and, in particular, undertakes to refrain from
(a) reproducing, copying, distributing, making available or in any other way publicly communicating, transforming or modifying the contents, unless he or she is authorised by the owner of the corresponding rights or it is legally permitted.
(b) deleting, manipulating or in any way altering the copyright and other identifying data of the reservation of rights by Mas Gourmets or its owners, as well as fingerprints or any other technical means established for its recognition.
The User must refrain from obtaining or even attempting to obtain the contents using means or procedures other than those which, as the case may be, have been made available for this purpose or have been indicated for this purpose on the web pages where the contents are located or, in general, any which is habitually used on the Internet for this purpose, provided that it does not entail a risk of damage to or inability to use the site, the services and/or the contents.

6. Use of the services offered on masgourmets.com in accordance with Mas Gourmets’ anti-spamming policy: The User undertakes to refrain from:
(i) collecting data for advertising purposes and sending advertising of any kind and making communications for sales or other commercial purposes without prior request or consent;
(ii) forwarding any other messages not previously requested, or consented to, to many persons;
(iii) sending unsolicited emails or ones which were not consented to;
(iv) using mailing lists that can be accessed through the services to carry out the activities indicated in sections (i) to (iii) above; (v) making data obtained from mailing lists available to third parties for any purpose.
Users or third parties harmed by the receipt of unsolicited messages addressed to a group of persons may communicate to Mas Gourmets by sending a message to the following email address: masxarcuers@masgourmets.com.

7. Introduction of hyperlinks that allow access to masgourmets.com web pages and services:
Users and, in general, those persons who intend to establish a hyperlink between their website and the site (hereinafter, the "hyperlink") must comply with the following conditions: (a) the hyperlink shall only allow access to the masgourmets.com home page, but may not reproduce it in any form;
(b) no frames shall be created on the masgourmets.com web pages;
(c) no false, inaccurate or incorrect statements or indications shall be made about Mas Gourmets, its management, its employees, masgourmets.com web pages or the services provided;
(d) it shall not be stated or implied that Mas Gourmets has authorised the hyperlink or has supervised or accepted in any way the services offered or made available on the website upon which the hyperlink is established;
(e) except for those signs that form part of the same hyperlink, the website upon which the hyperlink is established shall not contain any trademark, trade name, establishment sign, description, logo, slogan or other distinctive signs belonging to Mas Gourmets; and
(f) the website upon which the hyperlink is established shall not contain information or content that is unlawful, contrary to moral values and generally accepted good practices and public order, nor shall it contain content contrary to any rights of third parties. The establishment of the hyperlink does not imply, in any case, the existence of a relationship between Mas Gourmets and the owner of the website upon which it is established, nor the acceptance or approval by Mas Gourmets of their contents or services.


8. No licence:
All trademarks, trade names or logos of any kind that appear on the masgourmets.com website are the property of Mas Gourmets or third parties, without it being understood that use or access to masgourmets.com and/or its services gives the User any rights over the trademarks, trade names and/or logos.
In addition, the website content is the intellectual property of Mas Gourmets or third parties, without any of the rights of exploitation that exist or may exist over such content being understood to be transferred to the User, under the provisions of this legal notice, beyond what is strictly necessary for the proper use of masgourmets.com and its services.

9. Exclusion of warranties and liability:
a) Mas Gourmets does not guarantee the availability and continuity of the functioning of the site and services. Whenever reasonably possible, Mas Gourmets will give prior notice of interruptions to the operation of the site and services.
Mas Gourmets excludes, to the fullest extent permitted by law, any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to lack of availability or continuity in the operation of the site and services, to dissatisfaction with the usefulness that Users may have attributed to masgourmets.com and its services, the fallibility of the site and services and, in particular, but not exclusively, to failures in access to the various masgourmets.com web pages or those from which services are provided.
b) Mas Gourmets does not guarantee privacy and security in using masgourmets.com and the services and, in particular, does not guarantee that unauthorised third parties may not have any knowledge about the type, conditions, characteristics and circumstances of the use that Users make of masgourmets.com and the services.
Mas Gourmets excludes, to the fullest extent permitted by law, any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to the knowledge that unauthorised third parties may have of the type, conditions, characteristics and circumstances of the use that Users make of masgourmets.com and the services.
c) Mas Gourmets does not monitor or guarantee the absence of viruses or other elements in the contents that may cause alterations in the computer system (software and hardware) or in electronic documents and files stored in your computer system.
Mas Gourmets excludes, to the fullest extent permitted by law, any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to the presence of viruses or the presence of other elements in the content that may cause alterations in Users’ computer system, electronic documents or files.
d) Mas Gourmets does not guarantee the legality, reliability and usefulness of the contents. Mas Gourmets excludes, to the fullest extent permitted by law, any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to the transmission, dissemination, storage, availability, receipt, obtaining or access to its website content.
e) Mas Gourmets does not monitor or guarantee the absence of viruses or other elements in the services provided by third parties through masgourmets.com that may cause alterations in the computer system (software and hardware) or electronic documents and files stored in your computer system.
Mas Gourmets excludes any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to the presence of viruses or the presence of other harmful elements in the services provided by third parties through the site that may cause alterations in Users’ computer system, electronic documents or files.
f) Mas Gourmets does not guarantee the legality, reliability and usefulness of the services provided by third parties through the site.
Mas Gourmets excludes any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to services provided by third parties through the site.
Furthermore, Mas Gourmets has no obligation to check and does not check the identity of Users, nor the veracity, validity, completeness and/or authenticity of data that Users provide about themselves to other Users.
Mas Gourmets excludes any liability for damages of any kind that may be due to the use of services and contents by Users or that may be due to the lack of veracity, validity, completeness and/or authenticity of the data that Users provide to other Users about themselves and, in particular, but not exclusively, for damages of any kind that may be due to the impersonation of a third party by a User in any kind of communication made through the site.

10. Procedure in the event of illegal activities:
In the event that any User or third party considers that there are facts or circumstances that reveal the unlawful nature of the use of any content and/or the performance of any activity in the web pages included or accessible through the site, and, in particular, the violation of intellectual or industrial property rights (patents, industrial models and drawings, trademarks and trade names, etc.) or other rights, it must send a notification to Mas Gourmets containing the following points: (a) personal data of the claimant: name, address, telephone number and email address;
(b) specification of the alleged unlawful activity carried out on the site and, in particular, in the case of an alleged violation of rights, precise and specific indication of the protected contents as well as their location on the website;
(c) facts or circumstances which reveal the unlawful nature of such activity;
(d) in the case of a violation of rights, a handwritten signature or equivalent, with the personal data of the holder of the rights allegedly infringed or of the person authorised to act in the name and on behalf of the latter;
(e) express and clear declaration and under the responsibility of the claimant that the information provided in the notification is accurate, and related to the unlawful nature of the use of the contents or the performance of the activities described.

11. Notifications :
All notifications and communications (hereinafter, "notifications") by the User to Mas Gourmets shall be considered effective, to all intents and purposes, when they are addressed to the User service in any of the following ways:
(a) sent by post to the following address: AV. Diagonal nº 445-447 6º 2ª, post code 08036 Barcelona, Spain.
(b) communication by means of a telephone call to the telephone number: 93 313 31 04 sent by email to the following email address: masgourmets@masgourmets.com.
All notifications by Mas Gourmets to the User will be considered effective, to all intents and purposes, when made in any of the following ways:
(a) sent by post to the address of the User when it has been previously brought to the attention of Mas Gourmets;
(b) sent by email to any of the mailboxes that the User has or may have as part of any other service that Mas Gourmets provides to the User;
(c) communication by means of a telephone call to the User's telephone number, when this has previously been made available to Mas Gourmets;
(d) through pop-up messages sent during the provision of services by Mas Gourmets to the User.
Accordingly, all the notifications made by Mas Gourmets to the User shall be considered valid if they have been carried out using the data and by the aforementioned means. The User states for these purposes that all data provided by him or her are true and correct, and undertakes to notify Mas Gourmets of any changes relating to the notification data.

12. Withdrawal and suspension of services:
Mas Gourmets may withdraw or suspend, at any time and without prior notice, the provision of services to those Users who fail to comply with the provisions of this legal notice.

13. Duration and termination:
The provision of the website service and other services has, in principle, an indefinite duration. Mas Gourmets, however, is authorised to terminate or suspend the provision of the website service and/or any of the services at any time, without prejudice to what is provided in this regard in the specific conditions. Whenever reasonably possible, Mas Gourmets shall give prior notice of the termination or suspension of the provision of the website service and other services.

14. Applicable law:
This legal notice and all its points are governed by and construed in accordance with Spanish law. For any suggestion or proposal regarding cooperation, write to us by email to masgourmets@masgourmets.com, or call us at 93 313 31 04.

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