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The website of the DESIGN HISTORY FOUNDATION (hereinafter FHD) is intended to prompt awareness of the foundation, the activities it performs and the services it provides to the general public. FHD reserves the right to modify, at any time and without prior notification, the information contained on its website.
FHD accepts no liability for the consequences or damages that may arise from access to its website, from the use made of the information contained thereupon, or from access to other materials on the Internet through its links.

Intellectual property of the website
Copyright © 2008, FHD.
With Tax Identification No. G-64433451 and registered, with number 2321, in the Register of Foundations of the Government of Catalonia.
The intellectual property rights of the website, graphic design and codes are the property of FHD.
The exclusive exercise of the rights of use thereof in any form and in particular the rights of reproduction, distribution, public communication and transformation corresponds to said foundation.

Conditions for partial reproduction
The website must be referred to expressly as the source of information.
It must be performed with the intention of obtaining the information contained and must neither have a commercial purpose nor be intended for any use other than individual or private.
No content included on this website may be modified in any way at all.
No element available on this website may be used, copied or distributed on a separate basis from the text or the other contents that accompany it.
Prior written certified notification must be sent to FHD and certified authorisation for said reproduction must, in turn, be obtained.
The elements reproduced must not be ceded subsequently to third parties or installed on a server connected to the Internet or in a local network.

Use of software
The software available for download from this website is copyright protected. To install or use any software downloaded from this site, the terms of the Licence Agreement, should there be one, that accompanies or is included in the software must previously be accepted.
Insofar as software without a Licence Agreement is concerned, FHD grants the user a licence for personal and non-transferable use, in accordance with these terms and conditions, provided that the copyright indications and other symbols of ownership are kept intact.
The copy or reproduction of the software on any other server or in any other place for the purposes of subsequent reproduction or redistribution is expressly forbidden.

Liability for links
The function of the links that appear on this web page is solely for information purposes. FHD accepts no liability for the information contained on said web pages. Any reference made on the FHD website to any product, service, process, link, hypertext or any other information, using a brand, trade name or the manufacturer or supplier belonging to third parties, neither constitutes nor implies backing, sponsorship or recommendation by FHD.

Liability for security
FHD accepts no liability for possible security errors that may arise from the use of non-updated browsers, or for the consequences that may occur because of browser malfunction, be it as a result of improper configuration, the presence of computer virus, or any other cause not attributable to FHD.

Liability for the website contents
FHD accepts no liability for the misuse of the contents and reserves the right to update them whenever it so wishes, to remove them, to limit them or to prevent access thereto, either on a temporary or a definitive basis.
FHD accepts no liability for any information not contained in these web pages and, therefore, not produced by FHD or not published on its behalf.
FHD accepts no liability for possible discrepancies that may arise between the version of its printed documents and the electronic version thereof published on its web page.
FHD accepts no liability for use that minors may make of the website. FHD is not liable if contents of the website upset minors. It is the responsibility of parents to ensure proper use of a tool such as the Internet and to accompany minors in the use thereof.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy establishes the way in which personal data will be managed on this website. It is essential that you read and accept it before continuing to navigate. is the website of DESIGN HISTORY FOUNDATION (FHD), with NIF G64433451 and registered office at C / Córcega, 176, ground floor, 08036 Barcelona.
Among the values ​​with which we identify ourselves is transparency, for that reason we want you to know from the beginning that the privacy of your data is very important for us. This privacy statement explains what personal information we collect from our users and how we use them. We invite you to read these terms carefully before providing your personal data on this website.
On this website, the personal data of the users are respected and taken care of. As a user you should know that your rights are guaranteed.

We have strived to create a safe and reliable space and that is why we want to share our principles regarding your privacy:

  • We never ask for personal information unless it is really necessary to provide the services you require.
  • We never share personal information about our users with anyone, except to comply with the law or in case we have your express authorization.
  • We will never use your personal data for a purpose other than that expressed in this privacy policy.

It should be noted that this Privacy Policy may vary depending on legislative requirements or self-regulation, so users are advised to visit it periodically. It will be applicable in case the users decide to fill out any form of any of their contact forms where personal data is collected.

FHD has adapted this website to the requirements of Organic Law 15/1999, of December 13, Protection of Personal Data (LOPD), and Royal Decree 1720/2007, of December 21, known as the Development Regulation of the LOPD. It also complies with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons (RGPD), as well as with Law 34/2002, of July 11, of Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE or LSSI).
FHD informs you of the treatment of them and expresses in the present policy the conditions as responsible for the treatment.For the purposes of the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulations, the personal data that you send us through the web forms, will receive the data treatment of “Users of the web and subscribers”. For the treatment of data of our users, we implement all the technical and organizational security measures established in the current legislation. 

Principles that we will apply to your personal information
In the processing of your personal data, we will apply the following principles that meet the requirements of the new RGPD:

• Principle of legality, loyalty and transparency: We will always require your consent for the processing of your personal data for one or several specific purposes that we will inform you in advance with absolute transparency.
• Principle of data minimization: We will only request data strictly necessary in relation to the purposes for which we require them.
• Principle of limitation of the conservation period: The data will be kept only for the time necessary for the purposes of the treatment, depending on the purpose, we will inform you of the corresponding conservation period.
• Principle of integrity and confidentiality: Your data will be treated in such a way that an adequate security of the personal data is guaranteed and confidentiality is guaranteed. You should know that we take all necessary precautions to prevent unauthorized access or improper use of the data of our users by third parties.

How have we obtained your data?
The personal information we treat at FHD comes from:

• Contact form and friend’s application form of the Foundation.
• Online shopping.
• Websites from universities, associations, companies and centers related to design.
• Participants in symposia, events, conferences, etc.

What are your rights when you provide us with your information?
You have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether in FHD we are treating personal data that concerns you. Interested persons have the right to:

• Request access to your personal data
• Request rectification or deletion
• Request limitation of your treatment
• Oppose the treatment
• Request the portability of the data

Interested parties may access their personal data, as well as request the rectification of inaccurate data or, where appropriate, request its deletion when, among other reasons, the data is no longer necessary for the purposes that were collected. In certain circumstances, the interested parties may request the limitation of the processing of their data, in which case we will only keep them for the exercise or defense of possible claims.
In certain circumstances and for reasons related to their particular situation, the interested parties may object to the processing of their data. FHD will stop processing the data, unless there are legal imperatives, or in the exercise or defense of possible claims. As an interested party, if you exercise the right to portability, you have the right to receive personal data about yourself that you have provided us in a structured, commonly used and mechanized reading format, and to transmit them to another data controller when:

• Treatment is based on consent
• The data has been provided by the person concerned.
• The treatment is carried out by automated means.

Interested parties will also have the right to effective judicial protection and to submit a claim to the supervisory authority, in this case, the Spanish Agency for Data Protection, if they consider that the processing of personal data concerning them has violated their rights and freedoms.

For what purpose do we treat your personal data?
When a user connects with this website, for example to send an email to the Responsible, subscribe or make a contract, is providing personal information for which is responsible FHD. This information may include personal data such as your IP address, name, physical address, email address, telephone number, and other information. By providing this information, the user gives his consent for his information to be collected, used, managed and stored by FHD, in the manner described in this Privacy Policy.
At FHD there are different systems for capturing personal information and processing the information provided by interested persons:

• Contact Form. We request the following personal data: Name, Surname and Email to respond to the requirements of the users of FHD. For example, we can use these data to respond to your request and respond to any doubts, comments or concerns you may have regarding the information included on the website, the services provided, the processing of your personal data, etc.
• Online shopping. We request the following personal information: Name, Surname, Address, Telephone, Email, bank details for the purchase of books in the online store of the FHD.

There are other purposes for which we treat your personal data:

• To guarantee compliance with the conditions of use and the applicable law. This may include the development of tools and algorithms that help this website to guarantee the confidentiality of the personal data it collects.
• To support and improve the services offered by this website.
• Other non-identifying data obtained through some cookies that are downloaded to the user’s computer when browsing this website that we detail in the cookie policy are also collected.

In accordance with the RGPD 2016/679 (EU), FHD, with CIF G64433451 and registered office at C / Còrsega, 176, ground floor, 08036 Barcelona, ​​will be responsible for processing the data corresponding to the Web users, friends of the Foundation and customers of the online store, as well as those who have shown their interest in the Foundation at some time.
FHD does not sell, rent, or transfer personal data that may identify the user, nor will it do so in the future, to third parties without prior consent. However, in some cases collaborations with other professionals can be carried out, in which cases, prior consent will be required from users, informing them about the identity of the collaborator and the purpose of the collaboration. It will always be carried out with the strictest security and confidentiality standards.

Legitimation for the treatment of your data
The legal basis for the treatment of your data is: consent.
To contact or make comments on this website, consent is required with this privacy policy.
The prospective or commercial offer of products and services is based on the consent that is requested, without in any case the withdrawal of this consent condition the execution of the provision of services.

Data categories
The categories of data that are treated are identifying data: name, surnames, address, telephone and NIF.
Data categories specially protected of the interested parties will not be treated.

How long will we keep your data?
The personal data provided will be preserved:
• Until the deletion is requested by the interested party.
• During the time you are a client. And up to 5 years after you have unsubscribed as a customer, according to tax regulations.

To which recipients will your data be communicated?
To provide services strictly necessary for the development of the activity of FHD, no data will be communicated to third parties, except for those that must be notified in compliance with other regulations.
Likewise, your IP will be communicated to Google Analytics, as an analytical web service provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files located on your computer, to help FHD analyze the use made by users of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of FHD (including your IP address) will be directly transmitted and archived by Google on servers in the United States.

When browsing non-identifiable data can be collected, which may include IP addresses, geographic location (approximately), a record of how services and sites are used, and other data that can not be used to identify the user. Among the non-identifying data are also those related to your browsing habits through third-party services. This website uses the following third-party analysis services:
• Google Analytics

We use this information to analyze trends, administer the site, track the movements of users around the site.

Data security and secrecy
FHD is committed to the use and treatment of personal data of users, respecting their confidentiality and using them in accordance with the purpose thereof, as well as to comply with their obligation to save them and adapt all measures to avoid alteration, loss, treatment or unauthorized access, in accordance with the provisions of the current data protection regulations.
This website includes an SSL certificate. It is a security protocol that makes your data travel in an integral and secure way, that is, the transmission of data between a server and web user, and in feedback, is fully encrypted or encrypted.
FHD can not guarantee the absolute impregnability of the Internet network and therefore the violation of data by fraudulent access to them by third parties, unable to assume any responsibility for such attacks.
Regarding the confidentiality of the processing, FHD will make sure that any person authorized by FHD to process the data of the client user (including its personnel, collaborators and service providers), will be under the obligation of confidentiality (whether a contractual or legal duty).
When a safety incident occurs, FHD will immediately inform the AEPD and will notify it, in case of violation of rights and freedoms, to the Client and user without undue delay.

Accuracy and veracity of the data
As a user, you are solely responsible for the veracity, accuracy and correctness of the data you send us, exonerating FHD of any responsibility in this regard, even when you provide us with data from third parties.Users guarantee and respond, in any case, the accuracy, validity and authenticity of the personal data provided, and undertake to keep them properly updated.
The user agrees to provide complete and correct information in the contact form or in the initial interview. If you provide data from third parties must have the prior consent of them. 

Acceptance and consent
The user declares to have been informed of the conditions on protection of personal data, accepting and consenting to the treatment thereof by FHD in the manner and for the purposes indicated in this privacy policy.

The consent given, both for the treatment and for the transfer of data of the interested parties, is revocable at any time by communicating it to FHD in the terms established in this Policy for the exercise of the rights of access, rectification, limitation , opposition, deletion and portability to the postal address mentioned above or to the email The revocation of consent will not be retroactive in any case. 

Changes in the privacy policy
FHD reserves the right to modify this policy to adapt it to new legislation or jurisprudence, as well as industry practices. In such cases, FHD will announce on this page the changes introduced with reasonable notice prior to its implementation.

Commercial emails
According to the LSSICE, FHD does not perform SPAM practices, so it does not send commercial e-mails that have not been previously requested or authorized by the user.
In accordance with the provisions of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Information Services and Electronic Commerce, FHD undertakes not to send communications of a commercial nature without properly identifying them. July 2018