The following data are in compliance with the provisions of Article 10 of Act 34/2002 of 11 July regarding Services of the Information Society and E-commerce:

The company owning web domain www.iisj.net is FUNDACIÓN INSTITUTO INTERNACIONAL DE SOCIOLOGÍA JURÍDICA DE OÑATI (Oñati International Institute for The Sociology of Law Foundation) (hereinafter the IISL) with tax code G 20200424 and registered offices at Avenida Universidad, 8 – 20560, Oñati, Gipuzkoa, telephone number 943 783064, e-mail onati@iisj.es and registered in the Foundations Registry with number GIP-42.

1. Conditions governing access and use of the web portal

By accessing and/or using the portal, the USER accepts the general conditions of use set out here. Said conditions will be applied independently of the General Terms and Conditions of Contract that must be adhered to.

www.iisj.net provides access to a multitude of information, services, programmes and data (hereinafter “content”) belonging to the IISL, or its licensors, which the USER may access. The USER takes responsibility for use of the portal. Said responsibility covers any registration required to access given services or content.

At registration the USER shall be responsible for providing accurate, lawful information. As a result of registration, the USER may be given a password, which he/she shall be responsible for and shall promise to use it carefully and to keep it confidential. The USER promises to make appropriate use of the contents and services (for example chat services, discussion forums and news groups) that the IISL offers via its portal including but not limited to NOT using them to (i) incur in activities that could be considered illicit or illegal, contrary to good faith and public order (ii) disseminate content or propaganda of a nature that is racist, xenophobic, pornographic-illegal, supports terrorism or which constitutes an attack on human rights; (iii) provoke damage in the physical and logical systems belonging to the IISL, to its suppliers or to other people; introduce or disseminate on the Net computer viruses or any other physical and logical systems that could provoke the previously mentioned damage; (iv) try to access or use email accounts of other users and change or manipulate their messages.

The IISL reserves the right to remove any remarks and contributions which infringe respect for personal dignity, which are against the law, discriminatory, xenophobic, racist, pornographic, constitute an attack on youth or children, order and public safety or which constitute an attack on human rights or which in its opinion are not appropriate for publication. In any event, the IISL will not be held responsible for the opinions voiced by users on platforms, chats or other participatory tools.

The IISL takes no responsibility, under any circumstances, for harm or damage of any kind that may be caused by, but not limited to, the following: errors or omissions in the [content, lack of availability of the portal, correct visualization, or the transmission of viruses or programs that are malicious or harmful in their content, in spite of having adopted all the necessary technological measures to avoid such occurrences.

The IISL reserves the right, without prior notice, to make the modifications that it sees fit in its portal, and it may change, remove or add both the content and the services provided through the site and the way in which they are presented or located on the web portal.

2. Data protection

In compliance with article 5 of Organic Law 15/1999 of 13th December for data protection of a personal nature (hereinafter LOPD), we inform you that data of a personal nature that you have provided us with as a result of filling out a form on our web site as well as access that IISL has achieved as a consequence of your internet use, consultation, requests or contracting of any service or product, transaction or operation via the web site shall be incorporated in the automated files belonging to the IISL.

On a general basis, the personal data provided by you will be used to meet your information enquiries as well as to inform you about new IISL activities, products and services by any means, including electronic. As far as the personal data collected from registered users, these shall be used to adapt our services to the preferences indicated in your registration form.

If you do not fill out the required fields in the registration from, the IISL may not be able to deal with your request.

You may at any time, exercise your right to access, rectification, cancellation and opposition of your data by notifying the IISL in writing at INSTITUTO INTERNACIONAL DE SOCIOLOGÍA JURÍDICA DE OÑATI (IISJ), tax ID G20200424, registered address Avenida Universidad, 8 - 20560 Oñati (Gipuzkoa), or by e-mail at onati@iisj.es.

The IISL pledges to treat your data in a totally confidential manner and hereby informs that it has implemented the security measures of a technical and organizational nature necessary to ensure the security of your personal data and prevent their unauthorized alteration, loss, processing and/or access, taking into account the state of the technology, the nature of the data stored and the risks to which it is exposed, whether through human action or physical or natural influences.

The IISL is furthermore making known hereby that it complies with Act 34/2002 dated 11th July, on Services for the Information Society and Electronic Commerce and at all times shall request your consent for processing your electronic mail for sales purposes.

3. Intellectual and industrial property

The IISL is, in its own right or as transferee, the owner of all the intellectual and industrial property rights of its web site and all the content thereof (including, not limited to, images, sound, audio, video, software and text, brands or logos, combinations of colours, structure and design, selection of materials, computer programs needed to operate, access or use them, etc.).

In pursuance of the provisions in Articles 8 and 32.1, second paragraph, of the Intellectual Copyright Act, it is expressly forbidden to reproduce, distribute and disseminate publicly, including the making available modality, of all or part of the contents of the webpage for commercial purposes, in any format and by any technical means, without the authorisation of the IISL. The USER agrees to respect the intellectual and industrial copyright pertaining to the IISL. The User may view the elements on the portal and also print them out, copy them and store them on the hard disk of his/her computer or on any other physical medium as long as it is exclusively for his/her personal and private use. The USER must refrain from deleting, altering or manipulating any protective device or security system installed in the IISL web page.

The IISL has the right to deny or withdraw access to the portal and/or the services, at any moment and without previous notice, to all the users who do not respect these General Conditions of Use

4. Links and hyperlinks

In the event of the domain having links or hyperlinks to other Internet sites, the IISL shall not exercise any kind of control over said sites and contents. Under no circumstances will IISL accept liability for nor guarantee the technical availability, quality, reliability, accuracy, veracity, validity or constitutionality of the content and services of said hyperlinks or other Internet sites. Equally, the inclusion of these external links shall not imply any kind of association, merger or involvement in said organisations.

Amendment of these conditions and duration.

Provided they are correctly published, such as appears here, the IISL may modify at any time the conditions appearing here. Said conditions will be in effect during the time they are displayed and will be valid until they are modified by other duly published conditions

5. Payment terms and conditions

Payments to the Oñati International Institute for the Sociology of Law can be made safely with a Visa or Master Card via the BBVA payment gateway. If this is the method of payment you opt for, we will send you an e-mail indicating the amount and the necessary data for said payment.

To ensure payment safety, the IISL will redirect you to the BBVA secure payment site. The IISL has no access at all to the banking data of those who participate in IISL activities. This service has the SSL safe protocol. Personal, confidential data (card number, expiry date, CSV code) are directly sent in encrypted format to the bank server without being recorded in the IISL server.

The transaction is made in Spain and payment is made in Euros.

In compliance with article 10 of the Information Society and E-Trade Services Act 34/2002, of 11 July, the IISL informs that at its premises different activities related to the field of Sociology of Law are organized. The expression “Sociology of Law” (or its approximate equivalent, “legal sociology”) refers to an academic activity that unquestionably refers to a consolidated subject area in many countries; in other words to a community of university students, researchers and lecturers who mutually recognize each other as all working towards the same goal, by applying similar concepts, models, observation methods, etc. and that in their individual work they attach specific importance to those connections they feel should be maintained with colleagues belonging to this community for comparison of observations made, theories drawn up, etc.

Prices and payment conditions for participating in the Institute’s activities are indicated on each activity’s forms.

Invoices will be sent once payment has been made. Any problems with invoices should be made known within the 15 days following the invoice date.

Reimbursement conditions in the event of cancellation will be indicated on each activity’s form or via e-mail. Reimbursements with a penalty will be made using the same method of payment used during the initial transaction.

The IISL will require the following information for a reimbursement:

  • First name and surname/s
  • Invoice number
  • Reason for reimbursement

All reimbursements will be reviewed before being given the go ahead.

6. Applicable law and competent jurisdiction

The IISL will take action against any breach of the above conditions as well as whatsoever incorrect use of its portal, exercising all the civil and criminal actions that may correspond in law.

The relationship between the IISL and the USER shall be governed by current Spanish regulations and any dispute shall be settled before the courts and tribunals where the IISL is registered.