Legal Notice & Privacy Policy

1. Identification data

You are visiting the web page owned by the European project SEcure Decentralised Intelligent Data MARKetplace, henceforth SEDIMARK. It is maintained by the project consortium, with the goal of keeping this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought, we will try to correct them.

SEDIMARK respects its visitors' privacy and collects only the absolutely necessary information in order to provide its services to its visitors. SEDIMARK provides two services to its users, namely its website and its electronic communications (newsletters and press releases). If you want to contact us, you can do so through this link.

2. Users

The present conditions (hereinafter Legal Notice) are intended to regulate the use of SEDIMARK website that is made available to the public.

The access and / or use of this web page attributes the condition of USER, who accepts, from said access and / or use, the general conditions of use reflected here. The aforementioned conditions will be applicable regardless of the general conditions of hiring that in their case are mandatory.

3. Use of the portal

The USER undertakes to make appropriate use of the contents and services that SEDIMARK offers through its portal and with an enunciative but not limiting character, not to use them to:

  • Engage in illicit activities, illegal or contrary to good faith and public order.
  • Disseminate content or propaganda racist, xenophobic, pornographic-illegal, apology of terrorism or attack against human rights.
  • Causing damage to the physical and logical systems of SEDIMARK its suppliers or third parties, introducing or spreading computer viruses or any other physical or logical systems that are capable of causing the aforementioned damage.
  • Use the website or the information contained therein for commercial, political, advertising and for any commercial use, especially in the sending of unsolicited emails.

SEDIMARK reserves the right to withdraw all comments and contributions that violate respect for the dignity of the person, that are discriminatory, xenophobic, racist, pornographic, that attempt against youth or childhood, order or public safety or that, in their opinion, will not be suitable for publication. In any case, SEDIMARK will not be responsible for the opinions expressed by users through forums, chats, or other participation tools.

4. Intellectual and industrial property

SEDIMARK owns all the intellectual and industrial property rights of its web page, as well as the elements contained in it (for example: images, photographs, sound, audio, video, software or texts; logos, color combinations, structure and design, selection of used materials, computer programs necessary for its operation, access and use, etc.), ownership of the SEDIMARK or its licensors. The reproduction, distribution and public communication of contents of this web page, with commercial purposes, in any support and by any technical means, without the authorization of SEDIMARK is expressly prohibited.

4.1 How we use your information

We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:

  • Provide, operate, and maintain our website
  • Improve, personalize, and expand our website
  • Understand and analyse how you use our website
  • Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website
  • Send you emails
  • Find and prevent fraud

Besides, SEDIMARK uses third-party services to gather and treat the information, including:

  • Mailchimp, to gather and store the information pertaining the email addresses to send the newsletter. More information on the privacy policy of Mailchimp can be found here.
  • Google Analytics, to gather and store information about the use of the webpage. More information on the privacy policy of Google Analytics can be found here.

4.2 Electronic Communications

In order to inform interested parties of its progress, SEDIMARK distributes several electronic communication materials in the form of periodic newsletters and ad hoc press releases. For this purpose, SEDIMARK collects, stores and processes the e-mail addresses of interested parties (the subscribers) and uses this personal data for the dissemination of its electronic communications. By filling out and submitting the newsletter subscription form, the subscriber freely consents to the processing of his/her e-mail address in order to receive SEDIMARK electronic communications. The subscribers' e-mail addresses are kept in SEDIMARK database, stored in Mailchimp. There are no other types of personal data processed apart from the e-mail addresses of the subscribers.  In case a subscriber does not wish to receive SEDIMARK communication material anymore, he / she can opt-out of receiving them just by clicking the respective link at the bottom of the Newsletters / Press releases.  Also, SEDIMARK does not sell or provide its subscribers' e-mail addresses to third parties.

5. Exclusion of guarantees and responsibility

USER acknowledges that the use of the website and its contents and services is carried out under its sole responsibility. Specifically, merely by way of example, SEDIMARK assumes no responsibility in the following areas:

  1. The availability of the functioning of the website, its services and contents and its quality or interoperability.
  2. The purpose for which the website serves the objectives of the USER.
  3. The infringement of the current legislation by the USER or third parties and, specifically, of the intellectual and industrial property rights owned by other persons or entities.
  4. The existence of malicious codes or any other harmful computer element that could cause the computer system of the USER or third parties. It is up to the USER, in any case, to have adequate tools for the detection and disinfection of these elements.
  5. Fraudulent access to content or services by unauthorized third parties, or, as the case may be, the capture, elimination, alteration, modification ormanipulation of messages and communications of any kind that said third parties may carry out.
  6. The accuracy, veracity, timeliness and usefulness of the contents and services offered and the subsequent use of them by the USER. SEDIMARK will use all reasonable efforts and means to provide up-to-date and reliable information.
  7. Damage to computer equipment during access to the website and damage caused to USERS when they originate from failures or disconnections in telecommunications networks that interrupt the service.
  8. Damages or damages arising from circumstances caused by unforeseeable circumstances or force majeure.

In case there are forums, the use of the same or similar spaces, it must be taken into account that the messages reflect only the opinion of the USER that sends them, which is the only responsible. SEDIMARK is not responsible for the content of the messages sent by the USER.

6. Modification of this legal notice and duration

SEDIMARK reserves the right to carry out without prior notice the modifications it deems appropriate in its portal, being able to change, delete or add as many contents and services that are provided through it, as the way in which they appear represented or located in your portal.

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.

7. Links

In the event that includes links or hyperlinks to other Internet sites, SEDIMARK will not exercise any type of control over said sites and contents. In no case SEDIMARK will assume any responsibility for thecontents of any link belonging to a third party website, nor will it guarantee the technical availability, quality, reliability, accuracy, breadth, veracity, validity and constitutionality of any subject or information contained in any of said hyperlinks and other sites on the Internet. Likewise, the inclusion ofthese external connections will not imply any type of association, merger orparticipation with the connected entities.

8. Exclusion Rights

SEDIMARK reserves the right to deny or withdraw access to the portal and / orthe services offered without the need for prior warning, on its own or by a third party, to those users who fail to comply with the contents of this legal notice.

9. Generalities

SEDIMARK will pursue the breach of these conditions and any improper use of its portal exercising all civil and criminal actions that may correspond by law.

10. Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

The relationship between SEDIMARK and USER will be governed by current Spanish regulations. All disputes and claims arising from this legal notice will be resolved by the Spanish courts and tribunals.

11. Underaged users

The web page directs its services to users older than 18 years old. Children under this age are not authorized to use our services and should not, therefore, send us their personal information. We inform that if such a circumstance occurs, SEDIMARK is not responsible for the possible consequences that could arise from the breach of the notice that in this same clause is established.

12. Cookies Policy

In order to guarantee your privacy, we inform you that our website,, installs cookies on your device in order to ensure the operation of this page, as well as for the purpose of analyzing your navigation and to serve personalized advertising. This cookie policy can be found here.