These general conditions regulate the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE Website so that it can be accessed through the URL address www.us.es.
The current General Conditions of Use do not exclude the presence of other laws or conditions concerning access to the various sections forming the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE website.
Users must read the present General Conditions of Use for this website.
Every time the user accesses the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE website, an awareness and full acceptance of its current legal warnings and conditions is vital.
The users must be aware and fully accept the special conditions, warnings and instructions relating to the services provided by the website.
In compliance with the Information and E-commerce services Law 34/2002, July 11th, it is hereby stated that the website www.us.es has been created and is owned by the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE, created by the Law 29/79, 30th October (B.O.E. (State’s Official Bulletin), 31st October 1979) of which the address is as follows:
UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE
C/ S. Fernando, 4 (C.P. 41004)
External switchboard: 954551000
Information Services for students: 954485797 / 954485776
UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE General Information centre: 954556999
General Office Fax: 954211294
The use of official UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE web site is free. However, the recruitment of some services offered in this web site can be, at the present or in the future, subject to payment, in which case it will be clearly indicated.
In general, the access and use of this web site does not demand for user’s previous inscription or registration.
The user promises to use her/his loging details (user name and password) in accordance to following restrictions:
Use of the official UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE website must comply with the contents of these General Conditions, as well as any other applicable laws.
The name “UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE”, in addition to other distinguishing logos (graphics or logotypes) that appear in this website, are registered trademarks and thus the exclusive property of the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE. This legal entitlement grants the University, in accordance with Article 34 of the Copyright Law 17/2001 (December 17), as well as other applicable pieces of national legislation, the exclusive right to use the aforementioned distinguishing logos for trade purposes. Consequently, their use by third parties without appropriate authorisation is prohibited.
The possible presence of distinguishing logos on this website whose legal ownership is different to that referred to in the previous paragraph occurs without financial motivation and with the permission of those who possess the legal rights to the logo, and always with consideration to these exclusive rights.
As with that referred to in the previous section, the domain name “www.us.es” and all those which provide direct access to the present official website are the exclusive property of the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE. Unlawful use of the same for trade purposes constitutes a violation of those rights conferred under copyright law and will be prosecuted according to the Law.
The user of this web site promises to respect the outlined rights and to avoid acts which may infringe upon these rights.
In accordance with that which has been reviewed up to this point, any unauthorised use of industrial or intellectual property of the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE related to or contained in this website and any violation of the rightful ownership of the aforementioned rights will be prosecuted by either Spanish or International law.
Thus, the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE retains express rights to civil and criminal action in order to protect its legal rights to intellectual and industrial property.
On the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE website the user can find different links that lead to web pages, separate from this one. The aim of this is to facilitate access to other information sources on the Internet related to culture and education; they are included on this web page with respect to the intellectual property rights of their respective authors.
Similarly, links to UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE web pages must comply with the intellectual property and/ or industrial ownership rights of the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE as set out in these general Conditions.
Information: Information which appears on www.us.es, be it original or third party, is provided on an “as is” basis with no guarantee of accuracy. Consequently, the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE accepts no responsibility for damage that may be caused by its use.
Similarly, the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE accepts no responsibility for the legality of content submitted by service providers, users or other parties through any type of use of this web site.
In any case, the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE promises to make every effort to avoid illicit content on its web site. If it becomes aware of any such content, it will strive to delete it or restrict access.
Hyperlinks: Links (with or without advertising content) on this website allow the user to leave the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE site. Unless otherwise indicated linked websites are not related to the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE, which accepts no responsibility for content, modifications, use, or availability of sites accessed via said links.
In any case, the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE agrees to do everything possible to avoid links to sites which may: contain illegal content, promote illicit activity, violate principles of freedom and human dignity, or which infringe upon the values and rights established by the Spanish Constitution and the Declaration of Human Rights.
Similarly, in the case that the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE becomes aware of sites with illegal content as described, it promises to make every effort to immediately delete them.
Viruses: The UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE accepts no responsibility for damage that may be caused by viruses, and does not guarantee that viruses are not present on its site.
Technical errors: The UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE accepts no responsibility for the malfunction of the website or any of its services which may occur as a result of an accident, Force Majeure, necessary maintenance work or any other causes which are not attributable to the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE.
Cookies: The UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE advises its users that cookies may be installed on their systems. Cookies are small files created by the interaction between web servers and browsers which are stored in a specific file on the user’s computer. Cookies themselves cannot personally identify a user, though they may contain the user’s IP address.
Though the majority of browsers are set to automatically accept cookies, it is possible for the user to restrict access to his/her computer through the appropriate options in his/her web browser.
While the lifespan of this web site is in theory indeterminate, the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE reserves the right to suspend or terminate some or all of its services without needing to give prior warning to its users.
Any dispute in relation to the UNIVERSITY OF SEVILLE website will be settled within Spanish jurisdiction; all parties will appear before Seville Tribunal Court, expressly renouncing any other jurisdictions that may be applicable.