This section includes information about conditions for accessing and using this website, which must be brought to users’ attention. General Information about www.elcorteingles.com for the purposes provided for in Law 34/2002 on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce.
1. PURPOSE OF THE WWW.ELCORTEINGLES.COM WEBSITE
Our website provides all manner of information likely to appeal to customers: product offers and promotions, financing and shopping facilities, opening hours, location of our centres, activities in our establishments, etc.
Access to the website and its content and information. Accessing this website is the sole responsibility of the users, and it implies that they are aware of and accept the legal warnings and its terms and conditions of use. The website www.elcorteingles.com does not guarantee that items, products and/or services offered thereon are also available in El Corte Inglés Group companies’ shopping centres, or that the prices shown on the website are current. El Corte Inglés reserves the right at any time to make any changes or amendments to the website as it sees fit and without having to provide prior notice.
The User undertakes to use the website properly including its features in accordance with the law, this Legal Notice and the instructions and warnings it conveys.
The User has a duty to use the website and the entirety of its content exclusively for lawful and permitted purposes, which do not violate prevailing law and/or prove damaging to the lawful rights of "El Corte Inglés" and "Group" companies or those of any third party, and/or which may directly or indirectly cause harm or damage.
To that effect, the User shall refrain from using any of the website content for unlawful purposes forbidden by this Legal Notice, and which harm the rights and interests of third parties, or which may in any way damage, render useless, overload, impair or hinder normal use of the website, lT equipment or documents, files and content of any kind stored on any Group IT equipment (hacking), or that of other Users or any Internet user (hardware and software).
In particular, but not limited to the following, the User undertakes not to transmit, disseminate or make available to third parties information, data, content, messages, images, illustrations, sound and/or image files, photographs, recordings, software and generally any type of material which:
As set out above, the User undertakes to use the content provided to Users through the website, including, but not limited to, texts, photographs, images, icons, technology, software, links and other audiovisual or audio content, as well as its graphic design and source code (hereinafter, "Content") pursuant to the law, this Legal Notice, other notices and regulations for use and instructions brought to his or her attention, as well as to behave lawfully, morally and respectfully and generally in a manner considered acceptable to good conduct and public order, and in particular, he or she undertakes to refrain from:
Specifically, the use of El Corte Inglés image files and audio/video files are subject to the following conditions: Their use for commercial purposes and/or their subsequent distribution is forbidden. The images and audiovisual resources available here are exclusively for use by the media and for information purposes only, provided that the source is acknowledged. Their use for highlighting other companies’ activities, products or events is therefore prohibited. El Corte Inglés Group companies reserve the right to withdraw permission to use any of these images or audio/video files whenever it deems that they are being used in a way contrary to its interests.
Users and, in general, all persons intending to set up a hyperlink between their website and the www.elcorteingles.com website (hereinafter, the "Hyperlink") shall adhere to the following conditions, and always with prior authorisation:
The insertion of the Hyperlink shall in no event imply the existence of any relationship between El Corte Inglés and the owner of the website where the Hyperlink is inserted, or the acceptance or approval by El Corte Inglés of its content or services.
The User undertakes to respect the intellectual and industrial copyright pertaining to El Corte Inglés and Group companies and any other third party. Use of or enabling access to the website in no way implies the granting of entitlement to brands, brand names or any other distinctive signs used on the website.
The User may download the website to his or her device, provided that it is for private, non-commercial use. The User may therefore not exploit, reproduce, distribute, alter, publicly communicate, assign or transform content included on the website for public or commercial purposes.
Moreover, this Content is the intellectual property of El Corte Inglés, S.A. or Group companies and, pursuant to the provisions of the Legal Notice, no existing exploitation rights or any other rights that may exist regarding said Content shall be deemed transferred to the User, beyond what is strictly necessary for the proper use of the Website.
El Corte Inglés does not guarantee the availability and continuity of operation of the Website. Whenever it is reasonably possible, El Corte Inglés will give a forewarning of interruptions to the operation of the Website. Nor does El Corte Inglés guarantee that the website can be used for performing specific activities or that it is fail-safe.
Access to the El Corte Inglés website is indefinite; nevertheless, El Corte Inglés reserves the right to discontinue access without prior notice to Users who it deems are not adhering to the regulations for using its website and the right to take legal action as it sees fit. Furthermore, El Corte Inglés reserves the right to restrict access to certain sections of the general public, by providing password-only access to specific users or user groups, who will be responsible for the safeguarding of the credentials provided.
El Corte Inglés makes every possible effort to prevent any mistakes in the content of the website, but it does not guarantee nor shall it be liable for errors that may be contained therein.
El Corte Inglés is exempt from any responsibility for harm or damage of any kind caused by:
The parties voluntarily submit to the local courts and jurisdiction of the user for the resolution of disputes, renouncing all jurisdictions. In addition, as a member company of CONFIANZA ONLINE and in accordance with its Code of Ethics, in the event of disputes over online contracts and advertising and the protection of minors, the User may appeal to the extrajudicial dispute resolution system of CONFIANZA ONLINE.
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