Legal notice

General informfation

This website ( is owned by the Catalan Society of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (SCN2), with NIF G-66968769 and registered in the Camí del Mas Roig al Mas Fuster, 59 casa, 08197, Valldoreix. Through the domain, the association manages its web portal, notwithstanding that there may be other electronic addresses that also allow access to the contents and services provided by the SCN2.

With this Legal Notice, the SCN2 seeks to report on compliance with laws relating to the protection of any personal data as well as the intellectual property of any content displayed on this website. The SCN2 reserves the right to modify at any time the conditions here determined. The validity of these conditions will depend on their exposure and will be in force until they are modified by others duly published here.

User access

The access and use of the SCN2 platforms attributes the condition of user and implies the acceptance of the access and use conditions that appear in this Legal Notice, as well as the privacy and personal data policies. The user undertakes to use the services and information provided on the web under criteria of good faith, respecting the intellectual and industrial property of the content and being aware of the responsibilities of the SCN2.

Initial access to the web is free but there may be pages or services subject to payment of an associate fee. When it is necessary for the user to register in order to access these exclusive contents, this registration will be made through data forms and subject to the prevention of the legislation of protection of personal data described in this Legal Notice and in accordance with the Spanish Data Protection Law. In these cases the user must keep the access credentials secret and make diligent use. In case of loss or negligent use, the user owner will be responsible for the use of third parties.

The SCN2 will pursue the breach of these general conditions and any improper use of its websites, exercising all corresponding civil and criminal actions possible. It also reserves the right to deny or withdraw access to those users who do not comply with these conditions without prior notice, at its own request or from a third party.

User personal data

The SCN2 strictly complies with the current regulations on the protection of personal data of the users guaranteeing complete transparency on the measures adopted for the storage and treatment of these. In accordance with the provisions of the Organic Law on Data Protection, the SCN2 is required to adopt a level of basic security measures, according to the data used. The partners have right of access, right to rectification or cancellation as well as right to the opposition on the use of the data. To exercise these rights the user should contact the SCN2.

The subscription through this portal will be of free and voluntary form, and will suppose the acceptance of the conditions that in each case are established and that the user will have to accept expressly. Registered users give their express and unequivocal consent to incorporate their data into the automated files that will be registered in the general data protection registry of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection. The use of personal data will always be done protecting its confidentiality and integrity. The information relative to the administration of the personal data and the collection of quotas is detailed here.

Intellectual and industrial property

The intellectual and industrial property rights of the web are owned by the SCN2. This includes all content developed by the SCN2, including texts, documents, databases and other elements, services or platforms. With respect to these contents, the SCN2 exclusively exercises the rights of exploitation in any form of reproduction, distribution or public communication. The authorship of the images used that are not property of the SCN2 is detailed here.

Any copy, use, reproduction or marketing that users make of these contents, platforms, brands, designs or distinctive signs, will be made according to the forecasts and respecting the limitations of the intellectual property regulations and in any case with the express authorization of the SCN2 or its authors, being prohibited otherwise. In this way the users can view the contents of this website, copy it, print it on their computer or any other medium only for their personal and private use.

Responsibilities towards content

The SCN2 reserves the right to update the contents, pages and platforms of the website whenever it wishes, and also to eliminate them and to limit or prevent access, temporarily or definitively without previous notification. The SCN2 does not guarantee that the web and the server are free of viruses and is not responsible for the damages caused by the access to the web or the impossibility of accessing it.

The SCN2 is not responsible for the misuse of the contents of these pages or platforms by the user. Nor is it obliged to control the information and opinions that the same users transmit in the forums and open blogs of this web. In this sense, SCN2 reserves the right to delete any information, comments or opinions published by its users when it is contrary to the current law or implies a violation of the fundamental rights and freedoms of any person. In case the contents in the different languages ​​differ, the content of the original version in Catalan will prevail.