Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy of the Professor Uría Foundation website

1. Data collected
2. Controller
3. Purposes of processing
4. Communications
5. Legal basis and retention
6. Rights of Users


1. Data collected:

  • Mere browsing. No data will be automatically recorded that could be used to personally identify users ("Users") merely as a result of visiting and browsing this website (the "Website") of the Fundación Profesor Uría (the "Foundation"). However, certain information is collected and recorded in the systems of the Foundation (e.g. type of Internet browser, operating system, IP address from which the pages of the Website have been accessed) in order to improve Users' browsing experience and to manage the Website itself. The Website may also use cookies and similar technologies, which use is subject to Users giving their consent in accordance with the Cookie Policy.
  • Access to content or services for which data are requested. Without prejudice to the above, the Foundation may require that Users provide certain personal data, primarily their given name, surnames, email address, and personal and professional contact details, in order to access certain information or use certain Website content or services. In these cases, the Foundation will provide Users with the necessary information before processing their data.
  • Contact by email and other means. Users can contact the Foundation through any of the methods included on the Website. The data collected by email will be processed by the Foundation.

2. Controller

The Foundation, with address at c/ Príncipe de Vergara 187, Plaza de Rodrigo Uría, 28002 Madrid (Spain), controls the processing of the data that are collected or generated as a result of Users accessing, using and browsing the Website, and the monitoring of the use of the Website.

3. Purposes of processing

In addition to managing the requests for information, contact with the Foundation, content or services that Users expressly make or to which they consent, the Foundation has a legitimate interest in using the data that are collected or generated in order to:

  • improve the Website, its management and its security, and conduct studies to analyse the relevance and use of the Website, including by way of anonymised information, and
  • when permitted under applicable law, inform Users regarding affairs relating to the Foundation's activities and its purposes via publications, seminars and other initiatives.

4. Communications

Data will not be disclosed to third parties except, where applicable, to competent public authorities in the exercise of their functions. The Website may exceptionally use third-party cookies in accordance with the Cookie Policy and with the consent of the User. Please refer to the Cookie Policy to check if any third-party cookies are controlled by companies outside the EU.

5. Legal basis and retention

The legal bases upon which the Foundation is permitted to process the data of Users are:

  • Users voluntarily accessing and browsing the Website,
  • Users requesting information, certain content or services, or to be contacted by the Foundation
  • the Foundation complying with its legal obligations
  • the Foundation's legitimate interest in improving the Website and its security, and in conducting studies and analyses regarding the operation and use of the Website, and
  • the Foundation sending information and news on affairs relating to the Foundation's activity and its purposes to Users who have given their consent to the same or when it is in the Foundation's legitimate interest to do so.

Data will be retained for as long as there are contractual obligations deriving from services or content requested by Users and subsequently until the expiration of legal, contractual or professional responsibilities that require they be stored (e.g. until the expiration of responsibility deriving from data protection or cybersecurity regulations). In the case of data that are processed in order to send information regarding affairs relating to the Foundation's activity and its purposes, they may be stored as long as Users do not object to receiving information via any of the various free-of-charge and straightforward means that are made available to them for doing so.

6. Rights of Users

Users may exercise their right of access, rights to rectification, erasure, object, restriction of processing and data portability, when applicable, with respect to the processing for which the Foundation is the controller, by sending a written request to the Foundation's data protection officer at the email address, providing evidence of their identity. They may also contact the Spanish Data Protection Agency (Agencia Española de Protección de Datos).

Cookie Policy

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