In keeping with what is established in Spanish Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, you are hereby informed that the website is the property of the Private Galatea Foundation, with headquarters at 47 Passeig de la Bonanova in Barcelona.

In 2001, the Council of Medical Associations of Barcelona (Consell de Col·legis de Metges de Catalunya) created the Galatea Foundation in order to promote the health, physical and mental well-being and the quality of life of the medical community with the intention of eventually incorporating additional health professionals such as nurses, veterinarians or pharmacists. The end goal is to better guarantee the health of the population they serve.

The aim of the website is to provide information on the structure and composition of the Foundation, its Board and governing bodies. It also aims to be a tool for promoting the Foundation’s programs for offering assistance, preventing illness and promoting health.


User Access to the Website

The website can be freely visited by all users, with the exception of certain pages that, if necessary, will be restricted or will require subscription.

Users commit to accessing and using the website in keeping with the law and conditions of use, as well generally accepted morality, good usage and customs and public order. In addition, users commit to not using the website for illicit or illegal ends, for violating the rights of others, or for any ends that might damage or block the website or the rights of others.


Intellectual and Industrial Property

The contents of this website are subject to what is put forth in applicable Spanish law regarding intellectual property.
All contents (texts, images, interactive elements, audiovisual materials) the brands, designs, logos, icons, software, commercial names, domain names, and any other signs or elements subject to protection by rights to intellectual and industrial property within the website are property of the Foundation or of third parties that have authorized their use. They may also be protected by the authorship rights of other copyright holders.

Users of the website are authorized to access all the information found on the website, but the reproduction or public distribution of the contents of the website for commercial ends in any form or using any technical means is prohibited without express authorization from the Foundation.

The inappropriate use of the contents of this website can be considered a violation of the regulations regarding copyright.


Limitation of Liability

The Foundation accepts no liability for the information found outside of this website or outside of its control, and/or of which it is not the author. In particular, it is not responsible for the currency, correctness and/or accuracy of the contents users may access through this website, their legality and/or appropriateness.

Furthermore, the Foundation accepts no liability for any harm resulting directly or indirectly from the use and/or content of the links that may be found in this website. The presence of a link on the site can never be considered a recommendation; the decision to make use of the link is subject to the will of the user.

In addition, the Foundation accepts no liability for any damages to users’ systems as a result of accessing the website, as the absence of viruses or other damaging elements cannot be guaranteed.

The Foundation reserves the right to modify or update the information found on its website, its configuration or presentation at any time, without the need for prior warning.


Protection of Personal Information

In keeping with what is established in Spanish Law 15/1999, of 13 December, on the Protection of Personal Data, as well as other regulations on the subject, we inform you that any personal information provided by the user will be stored in a file containing personal information held by the Galatea Foundation with the goal of addressing requests for information.
The personal information provided by the user will have the necessary protection, and any security measures that are applicable in keeping with Royal Decree 1720/2007, of 21 December, which approves the regulation implementing Organic Law 15/1999, of 13 December, on the Protection of Personal Data, will be applied.

The user guarantees that the information they provide is their own; otherwise, they guarantee that they have received express consent from the owner of the information to share it, with the goal of adding it to the applicable files and using it for the stated ends.

As the holder of the file containing this personal information, the Galatea Foundation guarantees the right to access, correct, oppose or cancel the information provided. This right can be exercised by writing to 47 Passeig de la Bonanova, 08017 Barcelona (regarding: use of information). 


Jurisdiction and Applicable Law

In order to resolve any dispute or controversy that may arise regarding the use of the services on this website, Spanish Law will be applied and the matter will be resolved by the Courts of the City of Barcelona. Prior to this, the Foundation and the user commit to negotiating in good faith to resolve the dispute or controversy for the period of one month. This period will begin on the date when one of the parties informs the other, in writing, of a claim that is potentially grounds for litigation.

The Galatea Foundation is responsible for processing your personal information. You can exercise your rights of access, rectification, opposition or cancellation by writing a letter to the Head of Data Processing at 47 Passeig Bonanova, 08017 Barcelona, or by writing an email to (subject: data processing).