Legal advice2019-04-08T13:11:52+02:00

Legal advice

General information of the website

RLASB is a project coordinated by IRTA and INIA National Institute of Agricultural and Food Research and Technology. The management and communication of the platform is executed from IRTA.

The domain is a domain of the Agrifood Research and Technology Institute (IRTA) with NIF No. Q-5855049-B and address at Torre Marimon, C-59, Km. 12.1 of Caldes de Montbui (Barcelona) CP-08140, tel. 93 467 40 40 and address (

IRTA is a public company of the Generalitat de Catalunya, regulated by Law 4/2009 of April 15 of the Parliament (BOE of April 23, 2009) that has the purpose of contributing to the modernization, improvement and promotion of the competitiveness; sustainable development of the agricultural, food, agroforestry, aquaculture and fishing sectors, and also those directly or indirectly related to the provision of healthy and quality food to final consumers; to food security and the transformation of food, and, in general, to the improvement of the well-being and health of the population.

IRTA exercises its activity directly or also through a network of consortium centers (between IRTA, Universities, CSIC, Provincial Councils, etc.) that can be defined as that of a cooperative R & D system.

User Access

The access and / or use of the portal attributes the condition of user and implies the acceptance of the conditions of access and use contained in this legal notice, as well as the privacy policy and personal data. The aforementioned conditions will apply regardless of the general conditions of contracting and electronic commerce that may be applicable in the functionalities offered by the portal. The user agrees to use the services and information provided under good faith criteria.

Access to the portal is free. In case that by using certain functions or services the registration of the user is required, this will be done by means of data collection forms and subject to the prevention of the personal data protection legislation that are described in this legal notice. To use the portal, minors must have the permission of their parents or legal representatives, who will be responsible.

Protection of intellectual and industrial property rights

The rights of Intellectual and Industrial Property of the portal are owned by IRTA, which includes the contents and graphic elements, its source code, design, navigation structure, databases and other elements that are part of the website. Therefore, it corresponds exclusively to IRTA the exercise, exclusively, of the exploitation rights in any form and, in particular, of the rights of reproduction, distribution, public communication and transformation. Any use or reproduction that users make of these contents, or of others that may be included in the future, must be carried out in accordance with the provisions and respecting the limitations of the Intellectual Property regulations and in any case with the authorization of IRTA, without prejudice of the limits established by Royal Decree 1/1996, of April 12, which approves the revised text of the Intellectual Property Law.

Reservation of rights: IRTA specifies a reservation of rights in general with respect to the set of contents disseminated on the website that are subject to intellectual and industrial property. In accordance with the provisions of article 32 of the revised text of the Intellectual Property Law, IRTA expressly opposes the use of any of the contents of the portal in any format, for the purpose of making reviews or press magazines, audiovisual productions or any other commercial purpose, without prior express authorization.

This legal notice does not imply any assignment of rights in favor of the user in relation to any of the elements that make up the website or its contents.

In no case is authorized:

  • Presentation of a page of the portal or any content of this in a window that does not belong to by means of any technique or procedure including framing, in line linking, etc.
  • The extraction of elements from the site web that cause harm to IRTA in accordance with the provisions in force.
  • The commercial use of the contents of the website
  • The use of marks or distinctive signs, logos, color combinations, structure, design and in general distinctive symbols of any nature , property of IRTA, without their knowledge and the corresponding authorization of the company.
  • The use of contents in illicit activities, illegal or contrary to good faith and public order.
  • Disseminate content or propaganda of a racist or xenophobic, pornographic, illegal or that threatens human rights.
  • Causing damage to the physical and logical systems of IRTA, its suppliers or third parties; introduce or spread computer viruses or other physical or logical systems that are likely to cause damage mentioned above.
  • Try to access and, where appropriate, use the email accounts of other users and modify or manipulate their messages.

The user can view the contents of this portal, copy them, print them on his computer or any other support with exclusive destination for personal and private use.

Privacy Policy and personal data

A) Data collected from forms

IRTA, as responsible for the web site, in accordance with the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, of April 27, concerning the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data (hereinafter , “RGPD”), and Law 34/2002, of July 11, on services of the information society and electronic commerce (LSSICE), informs you that it has implemented the necessary security measures, of a technical and organizational nature , to guarantee and protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data entered. Consult the Privacy Policy of at the following link:

B) Navigation data

The navigation system and the software necessary for the operation of this web site collect, in a standard way, some data, the transmission of which is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. In this category of data there is the IP address or domain name of the computer used by the user to connect to the web site, the URL of the requested resource, the time, the method used to query the server, the size of the file obtained in the response, the numerical code that indicates the status of the response to the server, and other parameters related to the operating system of the user’s computer environment. This information is not associated to specific user users and is used for the sole purpose of obtaining statistical information on the use of the website

Responsibility in relation to contents

IRTA reserves the right to modify the contents of the website and to eliminate them, as well as to limit or prevent access whether temporarily or permanently, without prior notification. IRTA is not responsible for the technical access, information or content of other web pages to which it refers or with which it can be linked from the portal. IRTA does not necessarily identify with the opinions expressed by its collaborators.

Right of exclusion

IRTA reserves the right to deny or withdraw access to its websites and / or the services offered without prior notice, at its own request or by a third party, to those users who fail to comply with these general conditions.


IRTA will pursue the breach of these conditions as well as any improper use of its websites exercising all civil and criminal actions that may correspond by right. IRTA can not guarantee that the portal and the server are free of viruses so it is not responsible for any damages or losses that may be caused by these anomalies or any other technical nature.

Modification of the present conditions and duration

IRTA may modify at any time the conditions determined here, being duly published as they appear here. The validity of the aforementioned conditions will be based on their exposure and will be in force until they are modified by others duly published.

Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

The relationship between IRTA and users will be governed by current Spanish regulations and any dispute will be submitted to the courts of the city of Barcelona.

Reuse of contents

In accordance with article 17.1 of Law 19/2014, the © Generalitat de Catalunya allows the reuse of the contents and data provided that the source and update date are cited and that the information is not denatured (article 8 of Law 37/2007) and also that it does not deduct with a specific license.