General Terms and Conditions for www.galiciaclinica.info

The act of visiting the website and navigating through the contents found there implies express agreement with each and every one of the present General Terms and Conditions in their entirety, including the Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy and in relation to the purposes for which we process the data you provide to us. We recommend that you should read these General Terms and Conditions carefully. Unless expressly indicated otherwise, there is no cost for accessing the information displayed on the web pages at the web portal..

1. Ownership

In compliance with Spain’s Law 34/2002 of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, the following information identifies the owner of www.galiciaclinica.info:

GALICIAN SOCIETY OF INTERNAL MEDICINE (SOCIEDAD GALLEGA DE MEDICINA INTERNA or ‘SOGAMI’ in Spanish)

ADDRESS: Plaza de Orense nº 3, 4ª planta interior, derecha

15004 A Coruña, Spain

Tax ID Number (CIF): G15233950

Entered in the Register of Associations. 2004/007237-1(SC).

Visiting www.galiciaclinica.org represents express acceptance by the User of the present General Terms and Conditions for Use, which may be modified or replaced by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) at any time without prior notice.

2. General Terms and Conditions for Use

The following General Terms and Conditions regulate use of and access to the website www.galiciaclinica.info, which has the purpose of serving as an entrance point to the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI), by offering users information, services, and other content via the Internet.

All users who visit this website must accept the present General Terms and Conditions, with any usage of the website understood to represent their acceptance.

For any websites owned by third parties and to which access is provided via links, the user must also accept the other general terms and conditions established at such websites.

The User is committed to making appropriate use of the contents and services that are accessible via www.galiciaclinica.info, in accordance with the law and with the present General Terms and Conditions for Use, respecting the other Users of the site at all times.

In any case where the User fully or partially violates the present General Terms and Conditions for Use, the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) reserves the right to deny access to www.galiciaclinica.info, with no need to provide the User with notification in advance.

The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) will adopt all measures within its scope to prevent any type of conduct contrary to the laws of Spain, and it will cooperate with the competent authorities to identify any persons responsible for actions that could represent violations of the laws that are applicable to the present website.

When you visit the website, or communicate with us through the website or by using any other means of electronic communication such as email or an information request form, you are expressly accepting use of your information and its incorporation into our files used for management, monitoring, and promotion, for the purposes described in the "Privacy Policy" document, and you are also expressly accepting the terms and obligations established in the present General Terms and Conditions.

3. General Obligations of the User

The User, by accepting the present General Terms and Conditions for Use, is expressly obligated to:

Refrain from performing any action intended to harm, block, damage, deactivate, or overload the website’s features, tools, contents and/or infrastructure, whether temporarily or permanently, in a manner that impedes its normal usage.

Refrain from introducing content that is slanderous or libellous, whether towards other Users or towards third-party companies not affiliated with the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI).

Refrain from using any of the materials or information contained on this website for illicit purposes or for any purposes expressly prohibited in the present General Terms and Conditions of Use, or any uses that violate the rights and interests of the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI), its users, and/or third parties.

The User shall be liable for all damages and losses of any nature that the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) or any third party could suffer as a result of failure to comply with any of the User’s obligations as taken on by virtue of these “General Terms and Conditions of Use”, or those existing under the law in relation to access and/or use of the website www.galiciaclinica.info.

4. Conditions of Use for Accessing the Private Area at www.galiciaclinica.info

Accessing the Private Area represents express acceptance by the user of these Specific Terms and Conditions, which may be modified by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) at any time.

In order to gain such access, the USER must enter the login and password that will be provided by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) at the time when the user registers. These access codes are PERSONAL and NON-TRANSFERABLE, with the USER being responsible for their safekeeping.

The user will have access to information, data, documents, and information for which an obligation to maintain secrecy and confidentiality exists.

Specifically, by accessing the area the authorised user is obligated to:

Treat the documents/reports/information with maximum caution in order to ensure their confidentiality and integrity, adopting and complying with all recommendations established by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) in order to prevent alteration, loss, or unauthorised access.

The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) reserves the right to deny or block entrance to this PRIVATE AREA for any USERS who make improper or prohibited use of the access codes or of the contents and materials contained in this area.

4.1.- Registration and Access.

The User must register in order to access the Area, and this is done using a registration form.

The information and data provided must be true and accurate, with the User being liable in all cases for any false or inaccurate statements made and for any possible damages that the information provided could cause to the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) or to other users.

In order to gain access, the User must enter the login and password. These access codes are PERSONAL and NON-TRANSFERABLE, with the User being responsible for safeguarding them and always treating them with strict, absolute confidentiality.

The user recognises and accepts that he/she will, for all purposes, be responsible for any activity performed at the website using the login or password provided to him/her, unless SOGAMI has been previously notified of the fact that the login and password used were no longer secure. For this reason, and except in cases where the communication described above takes place, the User will be solely and exclusively liable for damages, for expenses incurred from use of the Service by third parties, and for any other consequences that could derive from loss, theft, or disclosure to third parties, or from violation of the obligations assumed by the User in relation to safeguarding and custody.

The information provided by Users during registration will be stored in a File that is owned by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI). Specific information about the processing of personal information can be found in our Privacy Policy.

5. Intellectual and Industrial Property

The website www.galiciaclinica.info, the web pages that it includes, and the information or elements contained therein (including text, documents, photographs, drawings, and graphics, among other elements), as well as logos, brands, trademarks, trade names, or other distinctive symbols, are protected by intellectual or industrial property rights that are owned by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI), or with the cited association being authorised to use them by the legitimate owners of such rights; specifically, the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) has the rights to reproduction, distribution, public communication, and transformation.

The User is obligated to use the contents in a diligent and courteous manner, in accordance with the law, common morality, and preservation of the public order. The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) authorises the User to view the information contained on this website as well as to make private copies (simply the activity of downloading and saving on their computers), as long as the elements are solely dedicated to personal use. In no case shall this represent any authorisation or license in relation to the rights owned by the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) or by the legitimate owners of these rights.

The user is not authorised to distribute, modify, transfer, or publicly communicate the information contained on this website in any manner, regardless of the intended purpose.

The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) grants the users the right to reproduction for its contents, and it has express written authorisation from the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI in Spanish) for this. However, the source and ownership of the information must always be cited (i.e., © Galician Society of Internal Medicine) and the following conditions must be met:

  • 1ª.- The reproduction must be compatible with the purposes of the www.galiciaclinica.info website,
  • 2ª.- The reproduction must take place with the purpose of obtaining the information contained, and not for any commercial purpose or for use by anyone other than the individual,
  • 3ª.- None of the elements contained on the website such as data, documents, information, graphics, or images may be modified in any way,
  • 4ª.- None of these elements available at the website may be used, copied, or distributed separately from their context and the text, graphics, or images that accompany them.


6. Links

The existing connections and links to third-party websites or web pages have been established solely as a convenience for the User. The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) is in no way responsible for such websites or web pages or their contents.

The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) assumes no liability derived from the existence of links between the contents of this website and contents external to it, or from any other citation of contents external to the site. These links or citations are provided exclusively for purposes of information, and in no case do they imply support, approval, commercialisation, or any relationship whatsoever between the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) and the individuals or entities who are the authors and/or managers of such contents or the owners of the sites where such contents are found.

If you would like to include links to the website www.galiciaclinica.info, you must first request express written authorisation from the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI).

7. Liability

The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) does not guarantee continuous access to elements and information contained on the web pages at the web portal www.galiciaclinica.info, or correct viewing, downloading, or use of these, when these processes are impeded, delayed, or interrupted by factors or circumstances beyond the control or volition of the cited association, including by the existence of computer viruses on the Internet.

The Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI) assumes no liability whatsoever for damages, losses, injuries, claims, or expenses produced by:

Interferences, interruptions, malfunctions, omissions, delays, blocks, or disconnections when caused by errors on the telecommunication lines and networks, or by any other cause beyond the control of the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI).

Use of malware programs of any type to introduce illegitimate contents, through any means of communication, such as by using computer viruses or by any other means;

Improper or inappropriate use of the website of the Galician Society of Internal Medicine (SOGAMI).

Security or navigation errors caused by improper functioning of the browser or use of an out-of-date browser version.

8. Jurisdiction

Any disagreements or disputes that may arise in relation to interpretation of the present Legal Notice, or compliance with it, must be resolved before the Courts and Tribunals of A Coruña, Spain.

If any clause or section of the present General Terms and Conditions is declared void or inapplicable, and it is not by its nature essential for the existence of the General Terms and Conditions, the validity of the remaining clauses will not be affected.

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